Grizzlies, Knights upend Oregon opponents — at home and away
Three area teams have started the 2016 high school football season perfect 3-0 records.
Grandview, Granger and Mabton lose on gridiron
The Lower Yakima Valley’s 2A teams won one and lost one in Friday night football action.
The Vikings suffered their second loss of the season Friday, falling 20-25 to Liberty Christian.
At last night’s swim meet, Sunnyside High School lost to visiting Eastmont, 125-60, at Lions Pool.
Sunnyside, Mabton girls lose matches
The high school girls soccer team got its first win of the season, doing so in great fashion.
The Vikings were within striking distance of getting a victory during last night’s volleyball action.
The host of yesterday’s Big 9 cross country meet won both the girls and boys junior varsity and varsity races.
Pina, Gomez return to field
The high school football team has its sights set on a victory over the Red Devils at 7 p.m. tomorrow.
Eliminating early mistakes key to victory
The Vikings football team will host a team that was in last year’s 1B state championship game.
Grandview, Granger girls win matches
A team that has yet to play at home defeated its host last night.
Granger, Mabton lose matches
Two area 2A soccer teams faced one another in a non-league match decided in a shootout last night.
Vikings bring home 27-22 gridiron victory
The Cougars were counting on home field advantage, but one Lower Yakima Valley team had a surprise for the host.
Sunnyside Christian now 2-0 for season
Sunnyside Christian crushed host Yakama Tribal, 72-6, in 1B high school football action Friday night.
With win, Spartans still undefeated
The Spartans knocked off the White Swan Cougars, 41-12, during their Friday night home-opener in Granger.
Prosser dominates Toppenish
The No. 9-ranked Bulldogs routed Grandview, 62-0, in a Central Washington Athletic Conference matchup.
Two Sunnyside divers in Top 8 at jamboree event
Of the three Lower Yakima Valley soccer teams that competed last night, one won its match.
Mabton falls in three to Toppenish
The 2A Grandview Greyhounds defeated host 4A Davis last night, 25-7, 25-20, 26-24.
Kaitlyn Ott leads by example
One young girl has chosen to be the sole representative for her school, competing in swim team
Prosser and Grandview lose 15 seniors total
It’s a season filled with promise, but two Lower Yakima Valley swim teams are looking to their veterans to lead younger, less experienced teammates.
Sunnyside shows improvement
A non-league soccer match between two Lower Yakima Valley rivals ended in a tie, 1-1, last night.
Grizzly volleyball team is young
Two Lower Yakima Valley volleyball teams faced each other to open the season last night.
Texas man wants to donate dogs
It’s been nearly a year since the Police Department’s K-9 officer was shot and killed, and the department is looking at reviving the program.
Growth sought for Twin City Foods site
A 335,000-square foot, 19-acre facility in the middle of town is under new ownership.
A Sunnyside woman entered into a plea agreement for stabbing her ex-boyfriend in the back and has been sentenced.
City Council to consider policy options
The city does not have a Facebook or other social media account, but the City Council may decide to fix that.
Guns stolen from Ace Hardware
A Sunnyside man is in court today for a preliminary hearing, facing 24 counts of theft of a firearm, first-degree trafficking in stolen property, money laundering and four counts of possession of unlawful firearms.
A local community college dean is moving on.
Range 12 Fire 60 percent contained
A wildfire that started Saturday about 12 miles north of town is 60 percent contained.
Man to serve six months for role in shooting
One of three people believed responsible for the shooting death of a former Sunnyside man entered a plea Monday.
The local School Board chairman may be advancing to the Nov. 8 general election for the 16th Legislative District, Pos. No. 1 seat.
City pays $17,000 to former worker
The city has agreed to pay a former employee $17,000 in exchange for releasing it from any claims he has.
State fire crews are completing mop-ups and containment of the Ward Gap Fire.
Range 12 Fire at 175,000 acres
Firefighters continue to battle the Range 12 Fire and several others in the region.
Second suspect awaits additional hearing, trial
A 19-year-old from Grandview has entered a guilty plea fin connection with a local armed robbery that happened in March.
Residents are returning to their homes today after the South Ward Gap Fire prompted evacuations.
60,000 acres already burned
Crews are bracing for another hot day on the Range 12 fire line today.
The School Board will have an opportunity to approve the proposed $90 million fiscal 2016-17 budget during a its Aug. 25 meeting.
Grandview man gets more than 18 years; Sunnyside resident gets 7
Two Lower Yakima Valley men accused of killing a man at a Pasco night club last August will serve time.
Fire weather watch issued for Saturday
A hill that reaches from state Highway 24 to the Cheyne landfill was ablaze last night.
$90 million financial plan topic of meeting
The School Board will hear highlights of the proposed $90 million fiscal 2016-17 budget during a 7:30 p.m. meeting today.
Grandview native released after hearing
A former Yakima County deputy prosecuting attorney is being charged with indecent liberties with forcible compulsion.
More than 919 Yakima County readers will be reading more this summer, thanks to a county wide summer program.
B Street construction under way
The city’s plans to improve streets are one step closer to being complete.
Former Spokane Tribe detective at the helm
The city’s third police chief this year was sworn into office last night.
Spending to increase $300K next year
The School District last night unanimously approved a $12.27 million budget for the upcoming school year, an increase of about $300,000 over the 2015-16 school year.
Flores accused of possessing, dealing narcotics
A local man will be arraigned Aug. 5 following his arrest last week on multiple drug charges.
The city’s ordinances may be changed to allow an accommodation process for people with disabilities.
Benton REA, Yakama Power hear from public
A forum giving the public a chance to ask questions and provide opinions on a potential change in power services is planned for Tuesday.