Bill would make it easier to do water projects
Republican Congressman Dan Newhouse of Sunnnyside and Rep. Dave Reichert (R-WA) introduced a bill H.R. 4419 yesterday that would streamline the Bureau of Reclamation’s and Bureau of Indian Affairs’ environmental planning and study process for new water projects.
The Yakima Valley League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Council is staging a community forum to share information about what’s next for DREAMers.
As Democrats take majority control of the Washington State Senate, Sen. Mark Mullet, D-Issaquah, will shift leadership roles as chair of the Senate Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee.
The City of Grandview has issued a Determination of Non-significance regarding the proposed new high school.
A Moxee woman was injured and needed to be hospitalized Wednesday after the car she was riding struck a deer on Interstate 82, one mile west of here.
A look back in time from the files of the Sunnyside Daily Sun News and Sunnyside Sun
Local children can find out if they are on “Santa’s Nice List” when they visit Santa Claus from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, at the Holiday Bazaar at the Student Learning Center, 805 Washington St.
Heartlinks Hospice and Palliative Care is marking “Giving Tuesday,” Nov. 28, a national day for giving to nonprofits - including Heartlinks Hospice.
Sunnyside Christian High School honor roll for the first quarter of the 2017-2018 school year includes the following students.
The Grizzlies bowling team has competed in its first two matches of the season.
Girls look for challenge from bigger schools
Two coaches seeking a successful season in the Greater Columbia Gorge 1B league have vastly different seasons in front of them.
For veteran basketball coach Andy Affholter and first-year boys coach David Morse of the Spartans, the South Central Washington Athletic Conference is expected to be tough.
Because a couple teams are juggling schedules due to State football playoffs, there have been changes to the Nov. 25 basketball jamboree schedule.
Heritage University Campus will be site of community forum
A community forum on the status of children brought illegally into the U.S. will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday at Heritage University. The forum will include presentations, educational information and an update of the rescinding of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Brad Hendrickson was unanimously nominated by Democrats to serve as the next secretary of the Senate. Before taking the post, his nomination must still be approved by a majority of the Senate.
Cougar football fans encouraged to drive safely and be prepared for winter weather
The Washington State Patrol has extra units on Eastern Washington highways through Nov. 26. Troopers will be targeting motorists who are speeding, driving too fast for conditions and using cellphones behind the wheel. Up-to-date road information will be posted to Twitter using the hashtags BeSafeCougs and #AppleCup.
State officials are seeking residents' input on how to spend the $112.7 million Washington could receive from a federal settlement with Volkswagen to reduce diesel air pollution. A webinar on using the money is set for 10 a.m. Nov. 28 and a Facebook streaming town hall is set for 6 p.m. Nov. 29.
Benton County commissioners have approved an emergency moratorium on new marijuana growing and processing businesses. The moratorium passed 2-0, with one abstention, Tuesday.
According to the Yakima County Sheriff’s Office, Ismael Andaverde is now living in the 1200 block of South 11th Street.