Mabton denies annexation bid

Residents’ concerns sway council vote

Land for a potential pharmaceutical farm will not be annexed.

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Reservation fireworks stands open

Yakama Nation permits sales

Firework stands on the Yakama Reservation are open.

Granger may consider fireworks ban

City Council asks fire chief to research issue

A discussion about pyrotechnic displays on private property turned into a conversation about banning them altogether.

Annexation draws ire from planning commissioners

City Council will review request at 7 tonight

A disputed annexation request is back on the table tonight.

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Grass fire extinguished

Yakama Nation and Yakima County Fire District No. 5 firefighters extinguish a grass fire on Plank Road south of Granger yesterday.

FDA issues warning to Sunnyside company

Valley Processing juice 'injurious to health,' agency cautions

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Walmart store marks grand re-opening

Festivities continue this weekend

This morning’s grand re-opening ribbon cutting nearly ended before it began.

Summer Ale Fest on tap Saturday

Organizers expect more than 700

More than 700 logo-embossed pint glasses are on hand for tomorrow’s second Summer Ale Fest.

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Tri-Chamber Social toast

Yakima Valley College student Bonnie Wescott pours a glass of wine last night for Mike Viereck during the Tri-Chamber Social at Yakima Valley Vintners on the college’s Grandview campus.

Locals face murder trial

Nephew, uncle charged in Pasco death

A trial for two Lower Yakima Valley men accused in a Pasco night club killing is set to begin Monday.

Police looking for bicyclist

No evidence of crash found

Police today were looking for a bicyclist who was thought to have been struck by a motor vehicle.

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Darigold celebrates plant expansion

Development brings 35 jobs to Sunnyside

A local company celebrated completion of a $97 million expansion yesterday with about 480 guests on hand.

Former city employees sue Mabton

Officials had 60 days to respond to lawsuit

The mayor, city administrator and city are named in a lawsuit seeking $550,000 in damages.

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Grandview planning new home for history collection

Museum may move into site next week

Renovations to an old garage are complete and the museum is ready to move in.

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A big day for Darigold

State Rep. Bruce Chandler visits with Raquel Crowley of Darigold this morning prior to the company’s ribbon cutting and tour to celebrate completion of a $97 million expansion.