Fall athletes prepare for start of season
Only two Eastern Washington teams to play
Despite having half of the teams in state football title games last season, only two teams from Eastern Washington will play in the annual Emerald City Kickoff Classic on Sept. 2.
Gov. Inslee selects Steve Martin for statewide post
A local man has been selected to lead the governor’s Salmon Recover Office.
Former Prosser Mustangs standout Kellen Moore led the Dallas Cowboys to a 20-18 win over the Arizona Cardinals last Saturday night.
The Tri-City Dust Devils minor league baseball team will be at home for a four-game stint against the Hillsboro, Ore., Hops beginning Friday.
There may be a new girls wrestling team in the high school ranks this year for Sunnyside and Grandview to contend with.
The city Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting introduction to yoga and Zumba classes this month.
Fall sports are about to get under way for the Leopards.
Harts Pass road work will begin Aug. 14, giving hikers renewed access to the Pacific Crest Trail in Okanogan County.
Second rescue from ‘False Summit’ in less than a week
A helicopter search and rescue team plucked an injured hiker off Mount Adams shortly after noon Monday.
Jet Sports Association season finishes
Three watercross racers with ties to the Lower Yakima Valley hit the water for some cool racing this past weekend during the fourth annual Lake Osoyoos Cup in Deep Bay Park.
The Yakima Valley Pippins were trailing the Corvallis Knights 4-3 with two runners on base and two outs in top of the ninth inning Saturday night but made a valiant comeback to win, 6-5.
Alley is ready for her Grand entry
Although she has been the reigning Miss Toppenish Junior Rodeo Queen since January, Mikenzye Alley will make her first grand entry at the local rodeo tonight (Friday).
Interviews for top job set for next week
Zillah High School has been unbeaten in league five consecutive years and been to the state 1A football playoffs six years in row.