Teens should make smart choices about their sexual health during the summer

For teens, the lazy days of summer mean catching up on sleep and hanging out with friends.

Ellensburg doctor named state’s family physician of the year

The Washington Academy of Family Physicians has named Ellensburg physician, Mark W. Larson, MD, as Family Physician of the Year for 2015.

Mothers’ diet before pregnancy may affect children’s lifelong risk of cancer

A mother’s diet around the time of conception can change the lifelong functioning of certain genes in her child.

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AMVETS’ donation

Sunnyside AMVETS Post #3733 members give a check for $1,500 to Sort-4-the-Cause representatives.

Ale festival in Sunnyside scheduled for tomorrow

The first-ever Sunnyside Summer Ale Fest will be held this Saturday, June 27, from 4 to 10 p.m. at Centennial Square in downtown Sunnyside.

OIC golf tourney on tap

YAKIMA – The Opportunities Industrialization Center (OIC) in Yakima will hold its first ever “Henry Beauchamp Youth Programs Charity Golf Tournament” at Apple Tree Golf Resort.

‘Blue Moon’ social event at winery planned Aug. 1

GOLDENDALE – The only blue moon of the year will be celebrated at Maryhill Winery on Saturday, Aug. 1.

Outlook’s 59th annual school reunion planned for mid-August

OUTLOOK – Unlike past school reunions in Outlook, typically held on a Sunday, this year’s gathering will take place on a Saturday.

Wildhorse Pow Wow set for July 4th weekend

PENDLETON, ORE. – Wildhorse Resort & Casino will provide more than $80,000 in cash and prizes at the 21st annual Wildhorse Pow Wow slated for the three-day weekend of July 3-5.

Planning ahead will make for smooth Fourth of July travel

Want to thoroughly enjoy your hot dogs and fireworks during the Fourth of July weekend? Then make sure you plan ahead and get to your destination on time.

Kids summer movie program offered at Sunnyside theater

Hallett Cinemas is partnering with Sunnyside Community Hospital to provide some very affordable entertainment for local youngsters this summer.

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Treasure hunter

Local locksmith and treasure hunter Don Outhet beats the heat early this morning (Friday), scanning for hidden objects on the now vacant lot next to Grace Brethren Church.

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Sunnyside’s Independence Day celebration packed with fun activities

A full day of activities is planned for this year’s Independence Day celebration in Sunnyside.

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Fallen Hero 5K planned for July 4

A first-of-its-kind event in Sunnyside is set for Saturday, July 4, with the Fallen Hero 5K, a walk/run/ride event to honor the sacrifices made to protect this country.