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Coroner race too close to call

There were only a few surprises in the Yakima County elections this past Tuesday, but by Thursday, the race between Coroner Jack B. Hawkins, and his challenger James “Jim” Curtice was beginning to widen with Curtice moving solidly ahead.

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SHS honors veterans with tribute

The Grizzly student body demonstrated strong character and respect as they honored local veterans, along with men and women who have sacrificed for their country and to those currently in the armed forces serving with a cause greater than one’s self during the Ninth annual Veteran’s Day Assembly at Sunnyside High School’s gymnasium Wednesday morning.

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Calling all parents

Setting up a sign at the east entrance to Sunnyside, advertising the 5th annual Kids Lighted Parade, are Willy and John Nyboer.

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In concert

Sunnyside High School Martin Pittis directs his chamber orchestra at Wednesday’s Veterans Day program.

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Teens speak up against drugs

Sunnyside High School Prevention Club just wrapped up Red Ribbon Week with a variety of activities, which included a trip to city council.

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Clinics transition for walk-in patients

All Astria Health Hospitals (Astria Regional Medical Center, Astria Sunnyside Hospital and Astria Toppenish Hospital) recently completed their 2018 Community Health Needs Assessments.

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Drive to vote fuels ballot drop box visit

After picking up her daughter, Alice, 4, from United Methodist Preschool, Sarah Garrisson along with two-year old son Sam, took a field trip to the Sunnyside Post Office and cruised thru the parking lot to drop off mom’s 2018 General Election ballot right before noon on Monday.

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$2.6 million mistake causes budget tensions to rise

One of the actions powerfully communicated by Sunnyside City Manager Don Day was his immediate demand for finance staff to provide him with an accurate accounting of revenues and expenditures before moving forward with any 2019 budget recommendations during the City Council Workshop at the Law and Justice Center on Monday.

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Leading on election night

The leader in the race for Legislative District 15 Representative, Pos. 2, Jeremie Dufault, is surrounded by supporters at the Yakima County Auditor’s Office. As of 8 p.m. last night, the Republican candidate had a 3,803 lead over Democrat A.J. Cooper.

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