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Sunnyside golfers finish season at girls districts

Hellner-Gomez scores 142, Limon cards 110

Two girls representing Sunnyside High School at the District 6 golf tournament at Apple Tree Golf Course have ended their season.

Softball all-league players named

Three Zillah fastpitch players are among the first team picks in the South Central Athletic Conference-West all-league honors list.

Sage Rat Run tomorrow

Walkers and runners intent on supporting a good cause are gathering tomorrow morning for this year’s Sage Rat Run.

Tournament on tomorrow

The 7th annual DQH Memorial Co-Ed Softball Tournament takes place at Sunnyview Park at 8 a.m. tomorrow.

Inflatable 5K tomorrow

The Benton-Franklin County Fairgrounds, 1500 S. Oak St., will be the site for tomorrow’s Insane Inflatable 5K.

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Heffron heads to state for Knights

Returning to Horn Rapids Gold Course this past Wednesday for the 1B District Golf Tournament were two Sunnyside Christian High School golfers.

Harrison Middle school concert set

Harrison Middle School band students will present their final concert of the school year at 6 p.m. Thursday, at the high school auditorium, 1801 E. Edison Drive.

Alumni addresses sought

Names are being sought for the 2017 SHS Wall of Fame inductions.

Registration under way

Kindergarten registration is ongoing at Sun Valley Elementary School between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday through Friday until June 16.

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1977: Local wrestlers head to Japan

The Benevolent and Protected Order of Elks gave a dance to benefit the local auxiliary of the Red Cross.

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Setting the pace

Could hop-tying crew set world record? Maybe

Carpenter Ranch co-owner Craig Carpenter is so impressed with the work of one particular hop-twining crew that he recently posted a video on Facebook of these human whirlwinds.

Auburn inmate dies in jail

Yakima County investigators review death of Moon Martin

The Yakima County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of an inmate in the county jail.

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Sunnyside Christian brings music via Skype

Teacher flies in from Michigan for performance

Sunnyside Christian High School music students John and Arie Prins found it a little strange to have their band teacher in the classroom Wednesday.

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37 years after Mount St. Helens eruption, Lind effect explained

Ash condensed further away from volcano

Gladie Nagamitsu vividly remembers when noon turned to midnight and the sky started raining down on her tiny farming town 37 years ago today, the day Mount St. Helens erupted.

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Law makes upskirt photography a crime

Goldendale lawmaker’s bill becomes law

A Goldendale lawmaker’s bill expanding the ability to prosecute voyeurism was signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Jay Inslee.

Patrols stepping up “Click It or Ticket” enforcement

Klickitat and Yakima counties join in

Area law enforcement agencies are stepping up their seat belt enforcement next week.

Local man arrested for alleged attack

A local man was arrested Tuesday after an altercation at 307 Cedar St.

Sex offender homeless

The Yakima County Sheriff’s Office has registered a transient sex offender.