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Beauty and the beast

Tree blossoms brighten a Sunnyside neighborhood on Grandview Avenue, providing a contrast to an old vehicle stored underneath.

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Color on the plaza

Spring blooms and March winds create a burst of color over Sunnyside’s Jerry Taylor Veterans Memorial Plaza just in time for the expected arrival of more granite walls this week.

Rape report involves Granger teens

Prosecutors are waiting for documents involving a reported statutory rape case.

Student expelled for threat

Teen has a history of 20 discipline issues

A student is facing emergency expulsion after making verbal threats to harm a school staff member.

Granger divided on arming school staff

Board to review at April 20 meeting

School district staff is split on whether staff should be allowed to carry firearms on campus.

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Man faces assault charge

A woman is recovering today after being choked in an incident that landed a Sunnyside man in jail.

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Monday morning crash

A Mustang ends up in landscaping rocks at the corner of Allen Road and Chuckar Lane following a crash in Sunnyside this morning.

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Democratic caucus turnout ‘bigger than Obama’

Sanders sweeps Lower Valley

From Granger to Prosser, Democrats turned out in droves to caucus Saturday.

Former Mabton employees file suit

Workers seek more than $500,000 in damages

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

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Julian Naranjo named Mr. SHS

Program raises more than $3,400 for Children’s Village

Families seeking services at Children’s Village in Yakima have a little less to worry about.

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Areesa Trevino | Miss Grandview Candidate

The final Miss Grandview candidate for this year admits she’s pretty much the “sporty one.”

Group plans busy spring

Permanent drug drop-off programs are in the works for a local non-profit organization.

Granger school reports rape

Police forward case to county prosecutor

Police are investigating a rape reported at Granger Middle School.

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County feels ‘The Bern’

Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders rallies Democrats

More than 7,000 raucous Sen. Bernie Sanders supporters rocked the Yakima Valley SunDome last night as the presidential hopeful brought his socialistic views to Central Washington.

Pool construction faces two-month delay

Improvements to the city’s swimming pool are still anticipated for this summer.

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