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Cars, flag on the agenda

A flag and flower are on the City Council’s agenda Monday.

Board updates timber sales

Sales of timber from state trust lands are projected to reach about 550 million board feet this fiscal year.

Water supply strong for 2016

A full water supply is predicted this summer.

County renews deal with cities

The cities of Sunnyside and Grandview will again partner with Yakima County on a drug task force.

Mabton plans dump day

The city’s first green dump day of the season is from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Well No. 4, 116 W. South St.

Primary voting now underway

Washington counties are sending about 65,000 presidential primary ballots to military and overseas voters this week.

The IRS is not calling

Police are warning the public that callers saying they are from the Internal Revenue Service are part of a scam.

Hanford tour reservations

Sign-ups for a limited number of Hanford tour reservations began yesterday.

Body camera bill approved

Some police body-camera videos will remain private, according to legislation Gov. Jay Inslee signed Friday.

Ranger district plans burns

Ranger District personnel are preparing for spring prescribed burning.

Citizenship day planned

Yakima Valley Community College’s MECHA Club will host a citizenship work day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 23.

Clinic opening event planned

A grand opening for a new Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic facility is planned June 4.

Chamber hosting open house

The Chamber of Commerce, 1230 Bennett Ave., is planning a volunteer open house from 4-6 p.m. Thursday.

Rate increase on the table

The City Council will discuss raising aquatic center rates this summer to generate an additional $7,000 in revenue.

Law addresses license issues

Help could be on the way for low-income motorists unable to pay their traffic fines.

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