City receives nearly clean audit

Auditors raise citation issue

The city has been issued a clean accountability audit report for 2014.

Councilman questions personnel practices

A councilman says he is concerned about the hostile workplace allegations and hiring and firing practices in City Hall.

County ‘stocking the shelves’

Yakima County looking to buy water rights

Those looking to develop property in rural areas of Yakima County, such as Outlook, may someday be able to go to the “bank” to buy their water.

Irrigation district team handling interim management duties

Though still feeling the pain from losing Sunnyside Valley Irrigation District Manager Jim Trull, who died Saturday, staff press on with a three-person management team for the time being.

Grandview teen sentenced for manslaughter

A 21-month sentence was delivered to a Grandview teen yesterday for second-degree manslaughter.

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Celebrating a first-time achievement

Local credit union region’s first to earn ‘Juntos Avanzamos’ status

The community is celebrating the accomplishments of one local credit union.

Officer tases theft suspect

Local police arrested and tased a man Sunday for allegedly stealing a vehicle and resisting arrest.

City attorney responds to worker complaints

City officials are firing back at current and former employees alleging a hostile work environment at City Hall.

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Repairs ahead for local rail

The rail cars are gone, but the tracks will need to be repaired.

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Community celebration

A folkloric dancer entertains this morning during a celebration at Lower Valley Credit Union in Sunnyside.

Mabton official faces ‘hostile work’ complaints

The state Human Rights Commission is investigating at least two complaints alleging a hostile work environment at City Hall.

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Grizzlies helping out

Mr. SHS candidate Gerardo Martinez collects money from fans during a break in the action of Friday’s Grizzlies basketball game.

Mother arrested for burning children with hot griddle

A Sunnyside woman is in jail for allegedly assaulting her children.

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Students salute King

Fourth graders Keiana Palomarez and Devin Guzman from Sunnyside’s Washington Elementary School display signs on South Sixth Street this morning asking motorists to remember Martin Luther King Jr.

Sunnyside Chamber has big plans for 2016

Group moves on following resignation

Despite losing its interim executive director, the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce is moving full steam ahead in planning this year’s events.