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Summer art focused on state history

Elementary students are learning about their state’s history in addition to improving their math and reading skills this summer.

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A little gospel music

Kathy Martin, Kathy McGhan and Rita McGhan provide back-up for Joyful Noise gospel singing group at yesterday’s concert at Centennial Square.

Seniors planning casino night

The local Senior Citizen Center is gearing up for the annual Seniors Casino Night from 6-9 p.m. Aug. 12 at 1400 Federal Way.

Fair restrooms being made

Fair patrons will have newly remodeled restrooms to use at the next State Fair.

Local teachers named fellows

Three School District fifth grade teachers are among the 35 state educators chosen for a state science and technology fellowship.

Diamond returns to jamboree

Doug Diamond will be the featured guest at the Gospel Jamboree at 2 p.m. Sunday at Grace Brethren Church, 428 B St.

Eagles rally for crash victim

His friends are gathering to give back to a young man whose family have been ardent volunteers in the community.

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Cutting the corners

Vintner education program available

Classes focus on Latina vineyard managers

A program designed exclusively for women is continuing thanks to the Washington Association of Wine Grape Growers.

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New Bickleton fire station opens

Area residents turn out for grand opening and community barbecue

More than 100 people turned out Sunday to mark the grand opening of a new $1.3 million fire station.

Locals earn medical degrees

The regional medical community has grown by two with the recent graduation of two local residents.

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Summer fun at Central Park

Monica Rubio, 11, enjoys a hamburger at Sunnyside’s Central Park Friday celebrating the end of the 21st Century summer program, an after-school program funded by the Northwest Community Action Center.

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Erica Linde | Miss Sunnyside Candidate

As the youngest of six children, she has always felt loved and secure within her family environment.


July 11-15, 2016

Local churches plan July Bible classes

Three churches are pooling their resources to host a three-day vacation Bible school next week.