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Changes are needed if solar power is ever going to be widely used here

The promotional materials for the Yakima Valley often say this area gets 300 days of sunshine a year.

Together we can make a difference

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Saturday, Sept. 27, six more homes were painted by 135 volunteers made up of individuals mostly from the Sunnyside community – 65 youths age 12 to 17 and 70 adults.

Bomb Mexico?

Sometimes it’s hard to tell whether a politician is crazy or just joking.

Valley’s hops play big role in German tradition

Sept. 27 marked the beginning of the 181st Oktoberfest celebration in Germany.

Monday morning wake-up... gunfire?

This past Monday morning I woke up suddenly at 5:22 a.m. hearing what sounded to me like gunshots.

Septembers with mom

Mom was here for her annual visit last week.

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One more cup

There’s something so satisfying about getting out of bed when the world is still dark and quiet and resting. Making the coffee gives us time to scratch and think.

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1964: Mel Stottlemyre Day proclaimed by Mabton mayor

A look back in time from the files of the Sunnyside Daily Sun News and Sunnyside Sun

Where’s my iPony?

Shake off the blues, put on your shoes and tell grandma the news: the next generation iPhones are here.

I pray our rights to religious freedom aren’t eroding away

Recall the old television commercial, the one that was easy to ignore because your mind told you something like that could never happen here?

Grateful for community’s support

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Thank you to everyone who was involved in making the Wednesday, Sept. 17, benefit dinner held at Sunnyside Christian School such a success.

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We are all Roger Goodell

What if we held politicians to the same standards as football players?

Gone in the blink of an eye

My heart has been heavy since hearing the devastating news that a good portion of my hometown was destroyed by a wildfire.

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Gilligan’s Island turn 50 … a shipwreck of a column

Just sit right back and you’ll endure a tale…a week from today, Sept. 26, marks the 50th anniversary of the classic TV sitcom “Gilligan’s Island.”

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1914: Sunnyside boy survives tumble from top of hay derrick

A look back in time from the files of the Sunnyside Daily Sun News and Sunnyside Sun