John Fannin

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Recent Stories

City, port unsuccessful in grant bid

City and port district officials were unsuccessful in their bid for a state grant to prepare a site for future industry.

Granger to wait on filling council vacancy

The five-member City Council will be short a member until after the 2017 budget is approved.

Local woman charged in robbery

Sunnysider accused in plot to take casino winnings

A Sunnyside woman is accused of aiding in a plan to steal casino winnings from a Yakima man.

Most retailers to see green next month

Many shops anticipate growth next month

Lower Yakima Valley retailers will see green this holiday season as shoppers buy gifts for loved ones.

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Family gets home, jobs in time for Thanksgiving

Things looked far more dire six weeks ago

A local family got its happy ending just in time for Thanksgiving.

Vape store is no more

A local vape store no longer has a business permit.

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Three lower valley fires in three days

Unrelated blazes hit

Three unrelated fires damaged three homes in Sunnyside and Grandview during the long holiday weekend.

Sunnyside may pull business permit from vape shop

The City Council on Monday may decide the fate of a local vape store.

Benton REA taps Bradshaw for top post

A local utility provider will have a permanent general manager effective Dec. 1.

F as in Fortunate

Yes, this column is usually F as in Frank, but for today’s entry it’s F as in Fortunate and thankful this Thanksgiving holiday.

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