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A rose among thorns

First-time rose garden volunteer Joanna Perez carefully rakes in new bark in the rose gardens at the Palacios Parkway Saturday.

Valley strong wind advisory now in effect

Advisory in effect until 8 p.m.

A wind advisory for much of Eastern Washington is in effect until 8 p.m. today.

Manslaughter trial postponed to August

A local man accused of killing his brother will not see the inside of a courtroom today.

Woman dies in Prosser crash

Speeding is the likely cause of a crash that killed a Kennewick woman Saturday morning on state Highway 221 about a mile south of town.

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Soaring in Sunnyside

Sebastian Diaz is in the driver’s seat as he, Zophia Diaz, right, and Ayanna Pulido enjoy a carnival ride Saturday at the Mid-Valley Mall parking lot.

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Little Grapplers season almost done

Wrestlers have completed four tournaments

The Little Grapplers wrestling team have almost completed the season with only one more tournament before the “state” tournament next month.

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Community bus system may see route changes, cost increase

Possible rider fare, schedules up for review

Charging a fare, as well as changes to bus stops and evening schedules are on the table for the Community Connector program.

Car chase ends in Outlook

A man allegedly stole a car at gunpoint yesterday and led deputies on a chase through four Lower Valley communities.

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Granite walls create emotional tug

A 6,000-pound block of stone is evoking an emotional response from a Sunnyside family.

Sunnyside woman stabs ex-boyfriend

A Sunnyside woman is facing an assault charge after allegedly stabbing her ex-boyfriend in the back.

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New site offers greater options

The owner and employees of a longtime business are busy moving into new digs.

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Community provides input on search

Board to review applications April 28-29

Servant leadership and an ability to connect with voters are among characteristics the community wants in its next school superintendent.

Yakima man faces eluding charges

A Yakima man was arrested after allegedly attempting to elude a police officer Saturday night.

School construction progressing

Phase two of a four-phase school construction project is complete.

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Weeds invade irrigation ditches

Roza ditchrider Aaron Scheler pulls tumbleweeds out of the pump 13 canal north of Grandview yesterday.