It’s hard to believe, but Christmas is nearly here.
Line by line, paragraph by paragraph…the Sunnyside Airport Advisory Board is looking at the rules and regulations for the Sunnyside Municipal Airport.
The Mabton School District and the Mabton Education Association have come to terms.
It was a tough weekend for the Grizzly boys basketball team, which suffered a couple of non-league losses to Hanford and Kamiakin.
The Bickleton boys basketball team this past weekend secured a couple of wins, defeating Glenwood on Friday and Helix this past Saturday.
Since graduating from Eastern Washington University in 2008 with a degree in mechanical engineering technology, Josh Ziegler has seen several changes at the company he was hired to work for…Sunnyside’s ShirAul Bullet Trailers.
Whether we are experiencing times of joy or times that are challenging, the choices a person makes will bring about changes.
A $232,000 budget was last night adopted by Grandview’s Transportation Benefit District Board, which consists of the members of the city council.
Ensuring he has time for his family and wanting to help out members of his community, Tony Cromwell has operated Cromwell Radiator and Auto Repair in Grandview since 2003.
After canceling two games last week the Bickleton Pirates were finally able to dust off their sneakers and took to the hardwood against Granger’s JV squad last night.
It was a trio of Vikings who went undefeated last night against White Swan and Tri-City Prep.
The Sunnyside Christian girls basketball team in its first regulation game of the season narrowly escaped a loss.
When Nereyda Barajas of Sunnyside was considering her options for college last year, she had her mind set on three state universities.
ELLENSBURG – It was a great start to the 2014-15 season for the 2B Mabton wrestling team this past Saturday at the Ellensburg JV Invitational.
GRANGER – Sunnyside Transformation Yakima Valley is no longer headquartered in Sunnyside.
As a Sunnyside High School athlete, Zachary Marquez stayed in shape by hitting the weights.
The Grandview girls hoops jamboree last night showed Sunnyside Christian High School Coach Al Smeenk that the Lady Knights still have some work ahead of them.
Although yesterday was Thanksgiving, I can’t help but share how grateful I am with the people who have chosen to share their lives with me.
Sunnyside Christian students during the annual Thanksgiving chapel service learned how the life of one woman has been changed via programs offered at Union Gospel Mission in Yakima.
Historical artifacts unearthed on the streets of Sunnyside
He’s yet to unearth a trunk full of pirates’ gold, nonetheless Sunnyside’s Don Outhet has been hunting for, and finding, lots of small treasures for the last 14 or so years.
For the past few years there has been a greater interest in girls wrestling programs.
Grandview City Treasurer Matt Cordray last night continued discussions with city council regarding the proposed $15.6 million budget for 2015.
Most hospitals in the state of Washington are designated as level IV trauma centers, meaning patients needing critical care must be transferred to a higher level care facility.
Some wear the title of “Christian” as a badge of honor, others wear it as a shield and a few live their lives as an example without boasting.
Changes to the downtown streets of Sunnyside mean the route for parades, particularly the annual Lighted Farm Implement Parade, must be altered.
The Washington State Auditor’s Office last week released its accountability audit for the city of Grandview, finding three areas that needed to be addressed based on financial activities from Jan. 1 through Dec. 31, 2013.
There have been many challenges for Estefania Olivera, but adversity has made her appreciative of life.
Educating students requires teamwork on the part of teachers, parents and students, which is the focus of the three indicators emphasized by McClure Elementary School’s improvement plan presented to the Grandview School Board last night.
In the face of homelessness, the community of Sunnyside doesn’t have a lot of options for helping everyone in need.
Teachers in Mabton have been working without a contract since Aug. 31.
Robert Ozuna was this past Wednesday night appointed to fill the vacant Grandview City Council seat.
The Grandview City Council this past Wednesday night attended one of two planned budget meetings during which City Treasurer Matt Cordray explained what the city plans to spend in 2015.
MABTON – Students and parents in Mabton have had an opportunity to get to know the new face on the campuses of Artz-Fox Elementary and Mabton Jr./Sr. High schools since the beginning of the school year.
OKANOGAN – What a turn-around! In a span of two seasons the Mabton High football team has gone from snapping a 36-game losing streak to qualifying for the playoffs.
Brian Winter is leading the Yakima County Sheriff’s race handily.
Voters, it appear, have elected personal injury attorney Joe Brusic to serve as the next Yakima County prosecutor.
Saying there was little interest from the public at yesterday’s county budget hearing would be an understatement.
In addition to touring the “Exit Drills in the Home” fire escape training house and looking at the Sunnyside Fire Department’s newest ambulance, the Sunnyside Public Safety Subcommittee held discussions with Police Chief Al Escalera regarding personnel needs last night.
Domestic violence doesn’t just affect a couple of people or their direct family. It impacts an entire community.
Sunnyside High School senior Reyna Vargas is hoping to serve as many as 200 diners at a dinner theater event she is coordinating with the assistance of members of the SHS Family Community Career Leadership of America (FCCLA) and Drama clubs.
The Mabton Lady Vikes had one final chance to advance to District, but this past Saturday Liberty Bell proved to be the better team.
Despite picking up just its second victory of the season this past Saturday, the Sunnyside volleyball team is still very much alive.
The Mabton football team suffered a 36-29 loss to Warden last Friday.
The Sunnyside volleyball team lost 3-0 to visiting Eastmont last night, but not without a fight.
More than $113,000 raised at Life Options fall fundraiser
Although he is a successful producer, being credited for his work on the movie “Bella,” Jason Jones is a man on a mission to save lives.
The Sunnyside volleyball team couldn’t win a set last night against Wenatchee. The host Panthers defeated the Lady Grizzlies in three straight.
The Mabton girls soccer team ended its season with a 4-0 loss to host Cle Elum last night.
I remember being in a classroom of 36 students when I was in elementary school. Somehow the teacher managed to educate each of us and meet our needs.
With the purchase of property on Higgins Way on the horizon, having sold nearly all its Wallace Business Park properties and Byam Business Park having several available properties, the Port of Grandview will in the coming year focus on marketing.
During a Port of Grandview retreat in Yakima this past Monday, Consultant Wilma Dulin shared a useful strategy to help commissioners meet their marketing goals.