City to partner with Grandview schools

Council will not compete with school proposal

The City Council will support the school district’s plans for a new high school.

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Options open for Lower Snake River dams

Two hearings planned next week

A wide range of options – including breaching - for dams of the Lower Snake River are the focus of hearings now under way.

Yakima County coroner faces sexual harassment accusation

Hawkins asked to resign following investigation

The Yakima County coroner is being asked to resign in the wake of sexual harassment allegations.

Mabton voters backing school district levy

Measure gains two more votes

Yesterday’s latest ballot count showed little change in state and local general election results.

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‘I pledge allegiance’

Retired U.S. Vietnam veteran Jack Nickelson, helps lead Sunnyside Pioneer Elementary School first and second grade students in the “Pledge of Allegiance” as part of a Veterans Day program yesterday.

911 outage ends

Klickitat County system down for two days

Emergency calls are again going through in Klickitat County.

Minimum wage, maximum impact?

Voter-approved law raises pay, benefits Jan. 1

The state’s lowest wage earners will receive a $1.53-per-hour raise Jan. 1.

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Trevino appointed Granger mayor

City Council seat now vacant

The city has its third mayor in two weeks.

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Mabton school levy passing

Voters ready to spend $2.5 million to remodel school

Voters are approving a $2.5 million levy to remodel the elementary school.

Taylor, Jenkin take double-digit wins

Republicans hold onto seats in the state Legislature

The School Board chairman is headed to Olympia.

Local man faces marijuana charge

25 pounds of pot found in school zone

A local man is accused of having 25 pounds of marijuana in a school zone.

Home ec on the sidelines

Sunnyside High School’s Marcus Maldonado cares for his home economics class baby on the sidelines of the Sunnyside vs. Eastmont football game last Friday.

State’s students favor Clinton, Inslee

Participation rate nearly sets a record

The state’s adult voters apparently aren’t the only ones energized by the white-hot general election.

Port of Sunnyside seeks funding option

Port of Sunnyside commissioners will look at options in funding renovations for a future microbrewery.

Schools honoring Yakima Valley veterans this week

Student-led events begin

Every single day, students at Sunnyside Christian Elementary School pause during their morning for a song, a scripture reading and a short prayer.