Bring on Detroit

Area '12th Man' ready for Wildcard Weekend

The “Hawk house” will be lit up like Christmas when the Seattle Seahawks and the Detroit Lions face off Saturday in the opening round of NFL playoffs.

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Frigid temperatures didn’t break any records, yet

Expect frigid temperatures tomorrow, too

Baby, it’s cold outside. But the temperature is not record-setting.

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Vehicle flips, injures local woman

Icy roads blamed for Sunnyside crash

A local woman is recovering from injuries she sustained yesterday when her vehicle flipped in the 600 block of Riverside Avenue.

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Grandview receives grant for new museum

City sold former museum site

The city has grant funds in hand for the final touch on its new museum.

Help available for families facing winter weather issues

Agencies ready with housing options

Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinics, Northwest Community Action Center (NCAC) and Neighborhood Health Services are cooperating to house the homeless during the current bone-chilling weather.

Cities to fill posts

Granger launches council search

The search is officially on for a new council member.

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Schools open, highways closed

Lack of heat closes Sunnyside library

Portions of three state highways remain closed due to bad weather and poor driving conditions.

Man robs Granger convenience store

Suspect arrested in Sunnyside

A Vancouver man is accused of robbing a local gas station/convenience store.

Lower valley recovering from New Year’s snow

Cities digging out, classes delayed

The Lower Yakima Valley is still digging out from New Year’s Day snowfall that clogged local roads and closed highways.

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Snow day holiday

Fresh snow and a closed off street, and the final day of winter break, provided opportunity for winter fun.

Sunnyside councilman steps down

Martin cites lack of change on issues

The City Council has a vacancy after one of its members resigned yesterday.

Gunshot revelry strikes Mabton home

New year’s shooting hits window

New Year’s morning gunfire hit a local home.

Wapato man charged in assault

Inmate accused of throwing urine on officer

A Wapato man is accused of assaulting a corrections officer in the Yakima County Jail.

New Year’s Eve... where’s the party?

If going out on New Year’s Eve is not really your thing, consider frequenting your favorite sports bar to watch the fourth-ranked University of Washington Huskies in the Peach Bowl Saturday as they face-off against top-ranked Alabama at noon.

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Area non-profits look to 2017

Organizations are beginning to see stabilization

After years of see-saw funding, officials with non-profit organizations said they are beginning to see stabilization in their ability to provide services.