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Miscues undo Grizzlies in Big Nine League opener

Fumbles on its first three possessions of the game, resulting in a 13-0 deficit, proved too big of a hole for Sunnyside High School to overcome. The end result was a 22-7 loss at Wenatchee to open Big 9 league football play last Friday.

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State-ranked Touchet scoots past Sunnyside Christian Knights, 49-14

A losing margin of five touchdowns doesn’t tell the whole story of Sunnyside Christian’s 49-14 defeat at home last Friday to state-ranked Touchet.

State auditors issue finding based on mix-up in Mabton

MABTON – Incorrectly reporting the amount of grant monies actually spent in 2014 got the city of Mabton in hot water with state auditors.

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Facelift ahead for Burger King

Upgrades to the lobby and exterior are in store for Sunnyside’s Burger King, located at 3201 Picard Place.

Sunnyside looks to expand drug ‘take back’ program

Sunnyside Police Chief Al Escalera hopes to make drug “take back day” a year-round program.

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County website gives prospective companies snapshot

How much does the typical Sunnyside family spend on shoes in a year?

Sunnyside resolves teacher shortage

A home-grown movement is afoot to remedy a lack of teachers in the Sunnyside School District.

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Brits hop the pond for the Valley’s hops

MABTON – The latest in a series of out-of-town guests at Hop Direct near Mabton breezed through here last Friday.

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Daily Sun News publisher bids farewell

Benton City native named his replacement

After four decades in the newspaper business – all of them right here in Sunnyside – Daily Sun News publisher Tim Graff is retiring.

Don’t text & teach

Sunnyside schools ask staff to avoid work-related texts

The message to Sunnyside school employees is clear: “Don’t send work-related texts on your cell phone.”

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