Enrollment tops 200,000

State Health Benefit Exchange officials yesterday announced more than 200,000 customers have selected 2017 health and dental coverage through Washington Healthplanfinder since the open enrollment period began on Nov. 1.

Council cancels meetings

The City Council’s meetings scheduled for last night were canceled.

Officials to meet

Economic revitalization is the focus of a dinner meeting Jan. 18.

Crossing open Monday

The Lower Granite lock and dam near Pomeroy will be open for public vehicle crossings from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday during the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

Voter deadlines approaching

Residents in the Grandview or Prosser school districts will have to act soon to register to vote in their respective Feb. 14 bond measures.

City reviews contract

The City Council tonight will consider a new contract for Police Chief Phin Haglin.

Burn ban lifted

Officials yesterday lifted a Stage 1 burn ban.

Boards cancel meetings

The Sunnyside and Mabton school boards canceled meetings originally scheduled for last night.

Travel delays possible

Traffic delays are possible through Sunday due to road projects.

Honeyford appointed

Jerri Honeyford has been appointed to the state Advisory Council on Historic Preservation.

City reviews robbery

The City Council will receive an update tonight on a robbery on Jan. 1.

Grandview man charged

A local man is accused of punching another in the jaw.

Meeting canceled

A county advisory group has canceled its discussion on Sunnyside today.

Regulatory review set

The Lower Yakima Valley Groundwater Advisory Committee’s regulatory framework working group will discuss costs associated with nitrates.

Applicant deadline

Residents within City Council District No. 3 boundaries have until 4 p.m. Jan. 23 to submit applications for a council vacancy.