Sunnyside pool to be closed this Saturday

Sunnyside residents looking to cool off in the city’s pool this coming Saturday will not be able to do so until late afternoon.

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Change at hand for county website

Yakima County voters not only see ballots in the mail…they see a big ballot with every click on the county elections website.

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New duplexes get the green light from building officials

Accounting for more than half of all new building valuation for the month of June, a pair of neighboring duplexes received the go-ahead last month in permits issued by Sunnyside building planners.

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Dry summer makes for ignitable situations

A volunteer firefighter from Yakima County Fire District #5 drags a hose through dry grass along I-82 yesterday afternoon.

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Promoting good health

Isaac Delgado spins the Community Dental Care wheel to get a prize at the health fair.

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City planning commission back in the saddle

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson was a junior in college and Instagram was an unknown start-up in 2010.

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Airport runway, taxiway upgrade planned next summer

The Sunnyside City Council will soon decide whether or not to submit a grant application to the Federal Aviation Association to help with paying for the renovation of the Sunnyside Municipal Airport’s runway and taxiway.

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Temporary closure at landfill transfer station

Lower Yakima Valley residents will have to trek a bit further to dispose of their garbage and waste in the coming weeks.

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Not your everyday Sunnyside clown

Traveling aboard his personalized scooter, Prosser Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 1466 President Tim Lyczewski of Sunnyside greets visitors to the annual Prosser Fly-in at the Prosser Airport last Saturday.

Grandview attorney seated on council before fall election

Mike Everett has twice before served on the Grandview City Council, and believes he can again make a difference in the community.

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Hip hop

Martin’s School of Dance in Sunnyside is offering a hip hop camp all this week.

Drought drying up fishing opportunities

Anglers in Washington state got a double dose of bad news yesterday, Thursday, when state Fish and Wildlife officials imposed fishing closures and restrictions due to ongoing drought conditions.

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GHS grad earns accolades, cash for web page design

Ulyses Osuna of Grandview is one of just eight 2015 high school graduates in the country to win an eSchoolView scholarship in a national web design competition.

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Town hall meeting, gang problem discussed by Sunnyside United coalition

Members of Sunnyside United are looking toward the future and already planning a town hall meeting to be held Thursday, Sept. 17, in Sunnyside.

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Changes ahead in Mabton due to ag teacher shortage

A shortage of agriculture teachers has led to a shifting of responsibilities at Mabton High School for the coming school year.