Rural athletes turned out en masse Saturday and Sunday for the High School Rodeo season-opener at the Yakima Valley Fair and Rodeo grounds in Grandview.
Torchlight parade begins at 6 p.m.
A childhood board game was the inspiration for the 2017 Sunnyside Community Float, which will make its maiden trip before the hometown crowd at 6 p.m. Thursday.
Grandview second highest in lower valley
The Kiona-Benton School District has the highest chronic absenteeism in the Lower Yakima Valley, according to a state report released last week.
At-large seat needed to find candidates
School District voters this week are deciding on a measure to reconfigure the School Board.
Annalleise Nehls, 11 months, grabs an egg during Saturday’s Easter hunt in Grandview. She carried a pink cowgirl hat basket.
Farmers can apply to grow cannabis plant
The state Department of Agriculture has implemented rules for its new hemp growing project.
Trevino crowns Maritza Alvarez as new queen
Maritza Alvarez was crowed Miss Grandview 2017 as the soundtrack of the hit Broadway play, “Hairspray”, plays on Saturday night.
Families join effort to add shade to path
Walkers using the Lower Yakima Valley Pathway between Sunnyside and Grandview can thank two local people for a new bench located on the walkway.
Soliz accused in March 27 incident
A Sunnyside man made his preliminary appearance yesterday for his alleged involvement in a March 27 drive-by shooting.
Mayor had enough of rude behavior
Congressman Dan Newhouse returned to his hometown last night to listen to constituents.
Environmental groups target Snipes dairy
A local dairy is being sued by two environmental activist groups for its alleged effluent discharges in the area.
Family recovers from baby’s abrupt arrival
Saturday had been an unusual day for Jessica Pena, but she had no idea that things were about to get stranger.
With winter weather lifting, area residents are again turning out at night for a little recreation.
Sexual violence awareness program slated
Lower Valley Crisis and Support Services are joining forces next week to raise awareness about sexual violence.
Social media comments prompt action
A week-old online petition seems to be gaining support in its effort to protect children.