John Fannin

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SVID planning for off-season projects

Meeting continued to Aug. 21

The calendar may say August, but officials with the Sunnyside Valley Irrigation District are already thinking October.

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Volunteer group DIGs downtown

Their work may be more encouragement than edict, but Sunnyside’s Downtown Improvement Group (DIG) is making a difference.

There is hope for city hall

You may remember a few weeks ago I shared a little incident on our street out in front of our home, in which city work crews without warning started hacking at our tree.

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Half million-plus OK’d for Water Works project

Former Hogue winemaker eyes old Sunnyside building

It’s nearly time to turn on the Water Works.

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Youngsters cross the line...Sunnyside’s CSI line

“She told me she wanted to be a cop…and I thought this would be perfect,” Amelia Jensen says of daughter Lily’s participation this week in a two-day CSI camp in Sunnyside.

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Sunnyside hoop enthusiasts insane about game of basketball

Danny Zavala and Lupe Maldonado are both Mabton natives and work for the Sunnyside School District.

Local lawmakers weigh in on aborted fetuses dispute

Seven state legislators have inserted themselves into the ongoing debate about allegations involving Planned Parenthood’s reported efforts to sell the body parts of aborted fetuses.

July 4 fireworks still a go in Mabton

In the end, it was more about clarifying than canceling fireworks.

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Elementary school rebuild could be underway next week

Ground breaking could start soon on construction of a new replacement building for Sunnyside’s Washington Elementary School.

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Sunnyside schools experience principal shift

Superintendent questions role of school board

With Sun Valley Elementary School Principal Janie Hernandez taking a medical leave of absence this coming school year, the kindergarten building will see two interim administrative changes.

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