When investing, use the ‘Power of Three’

Many factors will affect your results as an investor — and some of these factors are beyond your control, such as interest-rate movements or the eurozone debt crisis or the sales results of the companies in which you invest.

What do low oil prices mean for investors?

As you’ve no doubt noticed, your trips to the gas station have been a lot more pleasant these past several months.

Prepare for tax season now

Wise taxpayers may want to take advantage of winter months indoors to prepare for tax filing season this spring.

Abeyta Nelson attorneys contribute to state bar book

Attorneys Terry Abeyta and David Abeyta of Abeyta Nelson Injury Law, which maintains an office in Sunnyside, have contributed two chapters to a desk book for attorneys throughout the state published by the Washington State Bar Association.

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Open for business

A new gas station, Wheeler’s Smoke-N-Gas, has opened near Mabton along the Sunnyside-Mabton Highway.

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Raising alpacas a life-changing experience, says special guest

John and Jennifer Ely of Prosser’s Sage Bluff Alpacas have been raising their herd of cute, fuzzy creatures for nearly a decade.

State employment growth highest in seven years

Washington state employment analysts are saying the job outlook is positive and the number people of out-of-work is declining.

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Popularity of using organic materials has made composting a growth industry

Creating the exact recipe of organic waste ingredients that go into Sunnyside’s Natural Selections compost is a delicate balance.

What does 2015 hold in store for investors?

If you’re an investor, you probably had a pretty good year in 2014. But what’s in store for 2015?

Anderson named new shareholder at law firm

Practicing primarily out of the Sunnyside office of Halverson Northwest Law Group, Adam K. Anderson has been named the firm’s newest shareholder.

Purple Cross announces Sunnyside man nation’s top rep

Forethought Life Insurance Company of Batesville, Ind. and Purple Cross of Seattle have recognized Sunnyside’s Grant Smith for his accomplishments in 2014.

State health plan tops 100,000 new enrollees

Washington Healthplanfinder last week announced that more than 107,000 residents have signed up or renewed their Qualified Health Plan through for coverage that began Jan. 1.

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New ownership breathes new life into Grandview assisted living center

GRANDVIEW – Staff at Grandview’s Orchard House, the community’s only assisted living center, are excited about the changes that will soon be taking place.

Are Social Security benefits taxable?

If you’ve recently begun receiving Social Security benefits or plan to apply in the near future, you may be wondering this tax season: are Social Security benefits taxable? The short answer is: sometimes.

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Partners take over Sunnyside screen printing business

Ray Bermudez and Said Downs are the new owners of Sunnyside’s Imperial Screen Printing and Embroidery.