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Beautification winners named

The business of the month is Café Grande Vue, owned by Amy Stroh, at 1021 W. Wine Country Rd.

Local firemen provide aid

Sunnyside firemen/EMTs have responded to 10 emergency aid calls since last Tuesday.

Sunnyside police have a slow day

Sunnyside police have handled just one illegal fireworks complaint during the past 24 hours.

Routine day for G’view cops

During the past 24 hours Grandview police have responded to 12 citizen requests for assistance.

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Miss Sunnyside candidate Alyssa Ceja

Alyssa Ceja enjoys serving her community as a member of the Sunnyside Police Explorers, and said she feels she can do more.

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Art in the park

Annabelle Alvarez (above at right) focuses her attention on applying felt to her cardboard figurine during this past Wednesday’s Sunnyside Parks and Recreation Department Arts in the Park session held at Sunnyside’s Central Park.

Kentucky transplant settling into new role at hospital

Originally from Kentucky, Cynthia Lewis is finding Sunnyside very much to her liking.

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New Nuestra Casa location ...but same friendly services

Moving into a new home can be an exciting adventure.

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New Grandview band teacher hopes to inspire achievement in music

GRANDVIEW – Adam Harris hopes to jazz up Grandview High School when he starts as band teacher at the school this fall.

UW Dean’s List announced

SEATTLE – The University of Washington recently released the names of Lower Yakima Valley students who were named to its 2014-15 winter quarter Dean’s List.

Three-week sports camp set to start next Monday in Sunnyside

London Wilson is joining the Sunnyside Parks and Recreation Department to provide a three-week youth sports camp at the Sunnyside Community Center, beginning next Monday, July 6.

Hoop camp will begin July 7

Throughout the remaining weeks of July youngsters in Sunnyside can take part in a basketball camp at the Sunnyside Community Center.

Columbia River salmon season extended with new catch limit

Fishery managers from Washington and Oregon have extended the summer salmon fishing on the lower Columbia River by three weeks, and approved a new daily catch limit for waters above and below Bonneville Dam.

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Mariners’ latest addition has strong ties to Sunnyside

A record-setting southpaw for the WSU Cougar baseball team, Joe Pistorese was recently selected in the 17th round by the Seattle Mariners during Major League Baseball’s amateur draft.

Bid approved for well drilling

In action this past Monday, the Mabton City Council approved a bid submitted by Blue Star Enterprises Northwest, Inc. to drill Well No. 6.

Water right search OK’d

With Mabton expected to run out of sufficient water rights within the next five to 10 years, the city council this past Monday night inked a contract with Gray & Osborne to conduct a search for more water rights.

Sunnyside woman injured in car mishap

A Sunnyside woman was injured and transported to Sunnyside Community Hospital after the car she was driving struck a power pole on Outlook Road this past Tuesday.

Quiet day for S’side cops

The Sunnyside Police Department has since yesterday (Wednesday) handled 25 calls for service.

Fireworks start early in G’view

Police in Grandview received multiple reports of fireworks being ignited last night (Wednesday), from the 900 block of West Third Street, the 500 block of West Main Street and near the intersection of West Second Street and Avenue G.

Burglar takes computer

Yakima County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a burglary reported last night (Wednesday) from the 3000 block of Factory Road near Sunnyside. The front door of a home was forced open and a computer is missing.