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Former Granger coach plans summer hoop camp

Posting a record of 120-55 in seven seasons as Granger’s varsity boys basketball coach, Miguel Bazaldua will share his expertise next week during a summer hoop camp.

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Hoop champs

The Washington Grizzlies – comprised of six youngsters from Sunnyside and Prosser, as well as two youths from Yakima – captured championship honors in the boys sixth grade division at the 2015 Big Mountain Jam.

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Neptunes hang tough

Competing in the 12&U boys 40-yard backstroke event last night is Grandview swimmer Anthony Rodriguez, who completed the race in 46.16 seconds.

Dolphins prevail in showdown between swim league powerhouses

Gunning for a sixth consecutive Mid-Valley Summer Swim League title, the Selah Dolphins took a big step last night towards accomplishing that goal.

Simplified cellphones for seniors with hearing problems

Can you recommend some basic simplified cellphones for seniors with hearing loss?

Increase in wages in this state drives up unemployment benefits

The average annual wage for Washington state residents increased by 4.2 percent in 2014…to $54,829.

U.S. congressman to speak at July 4 event in Grandview Saturday

Dan Newhouse, Washington state’s Fourth Congressional District representative, will be one of two speakers at Grandview’s annual flag raising ceremony on Saturday, July 4.

Pot shop reopens

Rand-ums Gifts & Novelties in Sunnyside is open again after being shut down by the city due to not having a certificate of occupancy for its building.

Tube bender stolen from car

Yakima County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a report of a theft made this morning (Wednesday) from the 1400 block of Appleway Drive near Grandview.

What’s your name?

My son has been looking up ancestry information recently.

Phone stolen from vehicle

Police in Grandview are investigating the theft of a cell phone from an unlocked car in the 1300 block of Sandy Lane reported yesterday afternoon (Tuesday).

Burglary, vehicle theft reported early this morning

A burglary and a vehicle theft were among the calls Sunnyside police have handled since yesterday (Tuesday).

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Pop quiz

Sunnyside Daybreak Rotarians, such as Bill Flower, Ivan White and Dave Shrewsberry, were greeted this morning, Wednesday, with a quiz on Independence Day history.

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Agencies work to assist employers, job seekers

The Sunnyside WorkSource building is home to two entities working together to assist both employers and those looking for work.

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Brother, sister training for ‘Fallen Heroes’ 5K run

Saying it is just one more adventure, Sunnyside’s Mike Hazzard and Caroline Smith will be among the dozens of Fallen Heroes 5K Run participants taking their place at the starting line this coming Saturday.

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Former car lot may be home to coffee stand, construction firm

A parcel of land adjacent to the Ameristar gas station, former home to both the Budget and Legacy Motors car dealerships, may get new life.

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Quincy blaze latest wildfire in Washington

Despite the summer months just barely getting underway, firefighting crews are already hard at it all around the state.

Summer precautions for diabetics

Summertime brings the heat, and along with it comes increased cases of dehydration.

Thirsty…you’re already dehydrated

Summertime means lots of people are outside dealing with the heat – some by choice and some because they have to.