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City Manager signs employment contract

The Sunnyside City Council unanimously approved a resolution authorizing the execution of an employment agreement with Martin Casey during Monday night’s public meeting at the Law and Justice Center.

October 24, 2018 noon read more..


Students take hands on approach to learning

50 Granger Middle School 7th and 8th grade students participated in a three-hour field study program that focused on the challenges and benefits of local flooding habitat, and its impact on salmon recovery, water quantity and quality characteristics at the Heavenly Hills Harvest Farm on Monday morning

October 24, 2018 noon read more..


Ancho Chile Peppers ignite harvest rewards

The Halloween spirit is alive and organically ghoulish as portrayed in the devilish red, ancho chile peppers harvested a few weeks ago by Antonio Rivera, who will also be celebrating his 79th birthday today.

October 22, 2018 noon read more..


Pack gains bobcats

The Cub Scout Pack 643 of Grandview has awarded Bobcat ranks to eight of its new Cub Scouts.

October 22, 2018 noon read more..


Grizzlies defeat Panthers with epic comeback, 14-10

The heart of a grizzly cannot be measured by statistics alone and combined with a homecoming tradition for hall of fame achievement, Sunnyside High School’s fourth quarter comeback victory over the Wenatchee Panthers 14 to 10 at Clem Senn Field Friday night was a varsity football game destined to be a yearbook highlight.

October 22, 2018 noon read more..
 

Homecoming spirit

Elenie Cazares, 3 and Liliana, mom, along with the Abrams family in the background watch the Sunnyside homecoming parade proceed east on Edison Avenue toward the high school on Wednesday evening.

October 19, 2018 noon read more..


New location for annual fiber art sale

The Desert Fiber Arts Guild is moving their annual Show and Sale to an exciting new venue this fall: Badger Mountain Yarns in Richland. The shop is located at 114 Keene in Richland, where Keene intersects with Gage Blvd.

October 17, 2018 noon read more..
  

Sunnyside seeks 5% in general fund cuts

Faced with declining city revenues, rising general fund costs and personnel salaries, council members unanimously approved department officials to explore creative ways in dealing with the $838,000 projected financial shortfall during the 2019 Budget Expenditures Workshop at the Law and Justice Center Tuesday night.

October 17, 2018 noon read more..


The Daily Sun Shines at State Contest

The Daily Sun News received 16 awards from the annual 2018 Washington Newspaper Publishers Association’s (WNPA) Better Newspaper Contest at the Red Lion Inn last Friday.

October 17, 2018 noon read more..


Macho seniors ready for action

The senior boys participating in Monday’s Macho Man volleyball tournament at Sunnyside High School mug for the camera prior to their match against the sophomores.

October 17, 2018 noon read more..


Casey selected as new city manager

Martin D. Casey, currently the Thurston County Central Services Department Director in Olympia has been selected and accepted the position of Sunnyside City Manager.

October 17, 2018 noon read more..