The Daily Sun wins 18 awards

The Daily Sun brought home 18 awards — among the most in Eastern Washington — from the annual Washington Newspaper Publishers Association’s Better Newspaper Contest.

Vintage jewelry trunk show

A trunk show with new way of wearing vintage jewelry will be offered from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 20-21 at the Best Western Grapevine Inn, Quail Lane.

Register for grape meeting, trade show

The 2017 Washington State Grape Society Annual Meeting and Trade Show will be held Nov. 16- and 17 at the The Church of the Nazarene, 500 N. Elm St.

Title company hires new manager

Sara Soules has been hired as the new business development manager at Pacific Alliance.

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Kat’s Maui cottage industry items a buyers’ fav

Flea markets, farmer markets are her favorite summer venues

Pick an event to visit From Roslyn to Prosser and you’ll find Kathy Esparza’s Kat’s Maui Kreations.

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Store gives to the community

Ross Dress for Less gives out funds for youth and reading programs

Making themselves known as community partners, the new staff at Ross Dress for Less in the Mid Valley Mall, is already contributing to local youth-related programs.

Ski lodge job fair date set

A job fair to work the White Pass ski slopes will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 14

Flagger training offered

A one-day certificated training program for work zone traffic control flaggers is offered from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 13, on the Yakima Valley College campus.

Ag-women to gather

Registrations are still being accepted for the 6th annual Women in Agriculture Conference to be held Nov. 18, at Washington State’s Extension office in Union Gap.

#Giving day effort planned

The Walter Clore Wine and Culinary Center has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide.

Prosser eatery to be checked

One local business will be reinspected after receiving a perfect score from the Benton Franklin Health Department during food inspections last week.

Gas falls 4.9 cents in week

Fuel averaging $2.95 per gallon

Average retail gasoline prices in Washington have fallen 4.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.95 per gallon Monday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,666 gas outlets in Washington.

Crowds flock to state fair in Yakima

Final weekend pushes Fair attendance over 326,000

A record final Sunday crowd helped push the attendance of the Central Washington State Fair to 326,273.

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City construction on upswing

Sunnyside issues 82 permits in last two months

Construction is underway on a new cold storage unit at the corner of Blaine Avenue and South First Street, valued at $1.5 million, according to city officials.

Man with local ties joins advertising staff

Matt “Mikel” Sagen joins The Daily Sun

Matt “Mikel” Sagen feels like he had returned home.