Marijuana was the topic at the Monday night meeting of the Sunnyside subcommittee on public safety.
Sunnyside Sen. Jim Honeyford’s work to keep state waterways from being infested by non-native mussels and other invasive species was validated when Senate Bill 6040 was signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee last week.
With the filing period just a month away, Ilene Thomson announced last week that she will seek re-election as Yakima County treasurer.
The camp for Fourth District Republican Congressional candidate George Cicotte announced late last week that he raised more than $100,000, as of the quarterly reporting period that ended March 31.
Monday April 7, 2014 at the Sunnyside Law & Justice Center
“You can’t talk a hop plant up a string. You have to break a sweat and get your hands dirty.” - Dan Newhouse
Nearly 50 people packed a Yakima County Planning Commission meeting last night for a public hearing on the county’s proposed ban on the production, processing and retailing of marijuana in unincorporated areas of the county.
Thursday, March 27, 2014, 810 E. Custer Ave., 7:30 p.m.
From Yakima to the Tri-Cities, and points in between, Dan Newhouse’s backing for a Congressional run was on full display yesterday.
House Bill 2797 and Senate Bill 6483 have a lot in common. Both increased funding for K-3 classroom construction, both had bipartisan sponsorship and both failed to reach the governor’s desk.
The Grandview City Council last night followed through with its decision to prohibit recreational marijuana businesses from operating within city limits.
George Cicotte, an attorney from Kennewick, yesterday joined the list of candidates seeking the Fourth District Congressional seat being vacated by Doc Hastings at the end of the year.
Monday March 10, 2014 at the Sunnyside Law & Justice Center
Members of the state Senate yesterday, Thursday, passed the 2014 supplemental operating budget proposal, which was supported by Sen. Jim Honeyford.
In the hour prior to a public hearing on Senate Bill 6566 this past Wednesday, Sen. Steve O’Ban again called for Gov. Jay Inslee to reach out and listen to the victims before imposing a blanket moratorium on executions in Washington.