Annual Grape Society meeting Nov. 12-13

The annual meeting and trade show of the Washington State Grape Society is fast approaching.

Computer virus alert issued

People who get an email from someone named “Brandon Cain” regarding a court appearance should not open the attachment, according to Yakima County Court officials.

Newhouse endorses Bryant

Congressman Dan Newhouse (R-WA) has endorsed Bill Bryant for governor of Washington state.

Manhattan Project sites to become national parks

The U.S. Department of the Interior and U.S. Department of Energy are scheduled to sign a memorandum of agreement in Washington D.C. to establish the Manhattan Project National Historical Park on Tuesday, Nov. 10.

Outlook school plans veterans ceremony

Lower Yakima Valley residents are being urged to attend a special program intended to honor local military veterans.

Rotary now taking holiday green orders

The Sunnyside Noon Rotary Club is now taking orders for holiday evergreens.

Food drive on tap Oct. 31

The Hounds Have Heart Club in Grandview is sponsoring a food drive to help local food banks on Saturday, Oct. 31.

Christian club to meet Nov. 10

The Lower Valley Christian Women’s Connection will hold its monthly in November on Tuesday, Nov. 10, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Barn Restaurant in Prosser (490 Wine Country Road).

Poinsettias for scholars

People who would like a 6-inch poinsettia for Christmas can purchase the plants during a fundraiser for Grandview’s Dollars for Scholars program.

Hydrant flush scheduled

City work crews will be flushing hydrants in Sunnyside on Thursday, Oct. 29, and Friday, Oct. 30, to clean out iron and manganese deposits.

‘Stand Down’ event set for this Saturday

The 16th annual “Stand Down” – a veterans’ benefits fair - is scheduled for this coming Saturday, Oct. 24, at State Fair Park in Yakima.

McCabe named to sexual assault forensic task force

Rep. Gina McCabe has been named co-chair of a legislative task force that will look at best practice models for managing all aspects of sexual assault examinations and funding options to reduce the number of untested sexual assault examination kits in Washington that were collected prior to July 24, 2015.

Rotary now taking holiday green orders

The Sunnyside Noon Rotary Club is now taking orders for holiday evergreens.

Credit union wants to ‘Share Love’

Lower Valley Credit Union has joined the “Share the Love” campaign.

Forrest Road closure temporary

Yakima County Public Services and the Sunnyside Valley Irrigation District will be installing culvert pipes on Forrest Road near Grandview next week.