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Sunnyside GOP club candidate forums on tap

The Sunnyside Republican Club is offering local residents the opportunity to meet several candidates seeking their votes.

Sunnyside City Council Agenda

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, at the Sunnyside Law & Justice Center

Auditions to be held Sept. 28

PROSSER – Valley Theater Company will conduct open auditions for its holiday show, “The Rented Christmas,” on Sunday and Monday, Sept. 28-29, at the Princess Theatre, located at 1228 Meade Ave. in Prosser.

Williams & Ree at Wildhorse next Thursday

PENDLETON, ORE. – Williams and Ree, better known as the “Indian and the White Guy,” will be at Wildhorse Resort & Casino for one night, Thursday, Sept. 25, at 8 p.m.

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Big Nine match-up

Sunnyside High School soccer players (L-R) Aylin Bautista and Victoria Torres double up to regain control of the ball in Thursday night’s Big Nine League match-up against Moses Lake.

Warriors claim 1-0 decision against Lady Vikes

MATTAWA – The 2B Mabton Lady Viking soccer team remains winless after facing 1A Wahluke last night.

Sunnyside boys and girls squads dead last at CBBN 4A league opener

YAKIMA – Sunnyside’s youth and inexperience pop-ped to the forefront at the opening Columbia Basin Big Nine League cross-country meet of the season Thursday afternoon.

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Gilligan’s Island turn 50 … a shipwreck of a column

Just sit right back and you’ll endure a tale…a week from today, Sept. 26, marks the 50th anniversary of the classic TV sitcom “Gilligan’s Island.”

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1914: Sunnyside boy survives tumble from top of hay derrick

A look back in time from the files of the Sunnyside Daily Sun News and Sunnyside Sun

Anglers restricted to the banks near Prosser

A mile and a quarter section of the Yakima River is being closed off to anglers who use boats to fish from the middle of the waterway.

Groundwater group stymied by absentees

The Lower Yakima Valley Groundwater Advisory Committee met last night but was unable to conduct business due to lack of a quorum.

Semi rolls Thursday on interstate

A tire blew on a 2002 Kenworth W900 cement semi-truck yesterday morning.

Sunnyside United to host town hall meeting

A town hall meeting to address underage alcohol and marijuana use has been scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 30, by Sunnyside United.

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Norman Lee Nesary


Sunnyside league bowling report

Weeks #1 & 2

Sunnyside still in search of first victory of season

MOSES LAKE – The Moses Lake Chiefs last night swept the visiting Sunnyside Lady Grizzly volleyball team in three straight sets.

Mabton averts sweep

MATTAWA – The visting Mabton High School volleyball team last night battled through four games against the Wahluke Warriors.

Lady Pirates unable to tame Mustangs

TROUT LAKE – The Lady Pirates started out strong against the Trout Lake Mustangs last night, but the Bickleton team couldn’t keep up the pace and eventually lost 3-1 to the host team.

Baseball clinic free to all kids

Sunnyside’s Cal Ripken Baseball organization will be offering free baseball instruction this fall at the Harrison Middle School batting cages.

Sunnyside swimmers best Davis, lose to Moses Lake at CBBN meet

YAKIMA – The Sunnyside Lady Grizzly swim team commanded the pool against Davis High School in Thursday’s double-dual meet at Yakima’s Lions Pool, but fell to Moses Lake.