Travel delays possible

Motorists will likely encounter delays this week in some areas of Central Washington due to road construction.

River meeting planned

A series of public meetings on federal plans for Columbia River systems operations is Monday.

GOP to talk initiatives

A review of initiatives on the Nov. 8 General Election ballot is the topic of a breakfast meeting tomorrow.

Gas prices fall slightly

Average retail gasoline prices in Yakima County dropped by a penny since last week.

Contests seeks entries

Entries are being accepted for the seventh annual Enterprise Challenge.

City issues permits

City officials issued four business permits in September.

Sunnyside to flush system

Residents are encouraged to minimize water usage during a two-day system flush.

Board to see proposal

The School Board will receive a presentation tonight on possible new high school construction.

Pie social set

The Lower Valley Assembly is hosting an informal get-together at 7 p.m. Thursday in Bethel Church, 270 N. Gap Rd.

Gospel Jam Sunday

The next jamboree is 2 p.m. Sunday in Grace Brethren Church, 428 B St.

WSU hosting students

The local university is planning a fall open house next week.

Nitrates focus of meeting

An appointed working group will discuss potential solutions to high nitrates in the Lower Yakima Valley’s groundwater.

Citizenship classes set

An orientation session is planned tomorrow for a series of citizenship classes.

Schools plan open house

The School District wants public input on the possibility of building a new high school.

Mid-century homes tour set

While many people are familiar with local Alphabet Homes, fewer realize the city is also home to a significant number of mid-century modern houses.