Sunnyside may pull business permit from vape shop

The City Council on Monday may decide the fate of a local vape store.

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Depot Square lighting Sunday

Festival marks official opening of Christmas

The bronze statue of Richard Gay located at the Prosser Train Depot will have company Sunday afternoon.

Benton REA taps Bradshaw for top post

A local utility provider will have a permanent general manager effective Dec. 1.

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Trimming the tree

Milbrandt Vineyards Director of retail sales Tara Divers adds one more ornament to the tasting room Christmas tree.

Linde leaves Miss Sunnyside court

Officials cite contract breach

There is a change on the Miss Sunnyside Court after one of its members resigned.

Demolition causes local power outage

A home demolition is to blame for a electrical outage yesterday that left 1,200 Pacific Power customers in the dark.

Granger turns a deficit into surplus

City uses budget cuts to turn tide on 2016 concerns

The city will start 2017 with a surplus thanks to a big dose of budget trimming.

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Preparing the feast

Audrina Campos, left, and Annie Alvarado of Cornerstone Church in Sunnyside get the rolls ready for the 400 North Ave. church’s first free turkey dinner for the hungry last night.

Officials rule out arson in fire

Damages top $100,000 from Saturday blaze

The cause of Saturday’s devastating downtown blaze is still unknown, but officials have largely ruled out arson.

Trial date set for jail killing

Two suspects in the death of a Yakima County inmate are headed to trial Jan. 9, court records state.

Local non-profit joins nationwide giving movement

Group pledges to raise $3,000 by Nov. 29

Heartlinks Hospice 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.

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Troubleshooting time

Aron Hunsaker gets to the root of the problem in rewiring an exterior sign yesterday for Yakima Federal Savings and Loan, 801 E. Edison Ave. in Sunnyside.

Eat quick, Black Friday kicks off tomorrow

On-line specials available on Wednesday

Black Friday shopping, which used to wait until the day after Thanksgiving, is now bumping into the main event.

Wine fest starts Friday

Lower Yakima Valley wineries are preparing for the annual three-day festival known as Thanksgiving in Wine Country.

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Helping the cause

Outlook native Kenton Barry, left, purchases an amaryllis plant from Carl Field during a scholarship fundraiser Saturday in Prosser.