Trailing twice last night against co-CBBN leader Moses Lake, the host Sunnyside Grizzly soccer team battled into overtime before knocking off the Chiefs 3-2.
Despite some hesitation, Port of Sunnyside commissioners approved an additional cost of $129,926 for engineering services related to the anaerobic digester.
Host Moses Lake Tuesday for first place in league
Finding itself trailing for one of the few times this season, the Sunnyside boys soccer team rebounded for a 3-1 CBBN victory over visiting Davis last Saturday.
Goodbye, old friend. Despite new and supposedly improved siblings, you XP have served us well this past decade
Sunnyside collects pair of hat tricks
“We talk about being efficient and coming out as aggressive as we can,” Grizzly soccer coach David Guevara says of his team’s approach.
Spring time is prep time for your lawn and garden
Chilly nights and occasional brisk winds aside, spring has officially sprung in the Sunnyside area with longer days and the mercury already hovering in the 70s.
ZILLAH – The home half of the first inning proved pivotal, as 1A Zillah plated 11 runs in the opening frame on the way to a 24-1 victory over 2A Grandview yesterday.
A Noe Meza goal in just the second minute of play against Wenatchee proved to be the winner in the Sunnyside Grizzly soccer team’s 2-0 victory at home last night.
2013 record-setting year for Fall Chinook Salmon
“This is a record return, I don’t know if we or our children will see this many again,” fish biologist David Child said of nearly 7,000 Fall Chinook Salmon counted at the Prosser Dam in 2013.
During its business meeting last night, Tuesday, the Mabton City Council took action on several items related to the city’s water and sewer utilities.
The Port of Sunnyside marks its 50th anniversary this year, and for half of that time Arnold Martin has been one of its commissioners.
Sunnyside didn’t have to look far to find its next police chief, as retired state trooper Al Escalera was offered the post yesterday afternoon.
Port accepts bid for digester project
A Port of Sunnyside commissioners’ luncheon meeting yesterday was short and sweet, but had a big impact.
Police chief choice possible by tonight
Two years after its last one retired, the city of Sunnyside will hire a new police chief within days – perhaps even hours.
“I figured when I hit 90 it was time to go,” former SVID manager Elmer McDaniels says of his decision to retire last Friday after nearly 70 years in irrigation operations.
Senior taking ‘green asphalt’ project to Houston, Texas
Running barefoot on his family’s driveway last summer paid off with an award-winning idea for Sunnyside Christian High School senior Zack Halma.
Living up to its theme of power, the Grizzly Dance Team was indeed “on” with an impressive performance that garnered second-place honors at the Dance/Drill State Tourney at the SunDome last Saturday.
March came in like a lion here in the Lower Valley and seems set on doing the same to end the month.
SELAH – The host Selah Vikings had too much firepower as the Grandview Greyhound baseball team fell 21-0 and 13-0 in a CWAC twin bill last Saturday.
Cher’s 1998 dance house hit “Believe” did more than revive her career.
“You can’t talk a hop plant up a string. You have to break a sweat and get your hands dirty.” - Dan Newhouse
How does the angle of a kick relate to the chance of scoring a goal?
Landowners in Sunnyside, Grandview, Mabton, Wapato, Union Gap and unincorporated areas of Yakima County soon will have an opportunity to apply for a federal loan to repair their homes.
Mabton residents will see their water rates increase by $3 per month on April 1, and will see an additional $3 increase this fall.
The rebuilding continues for Sunnyside Christian’s fastpitch program as yesterday the Lady Knights were swept 11-0 and 17-0 in a doubleheader at Liberty Christian.
For four months of the college basketball season I’m pretty much out of the loop on what’s happening with that sport.
GRANDVIEW – After spending most of the past 10 years as administrator for Grandview Prestige Care & Rehabilitation, Harry Aubert is looking towards retirement.
GRANDVIEW – “Great hearts and great systems!” is how Harry Aubert describes the keys to improvements at Prestige Care & Rehabilitation in Grandview.
GRANDVIEW – After completing more than 1,000 hours of training earlier this month at the Washington State Patrol Academy, four new troopers have been assigned to the State Patrol’s Sunnyside detachment:
Sparked by Brittney Broersma’s first-place finish in the 300m hurdles, the Sunnyside Lady Grizzly track team earned sixth-place honors during last Saturday’s Ram Relays at West Valley.
“It took us awhile, we were nervous out there but we got in the comfort zone,” Grandview baseball coach Joe Mora said of his team’s ability to rally for a split against visiting Toppenish last Saturday.
Lady Knight fastpitch takes the field after two-year absence
TV shows go on hiatus and pick right back up where they left off.
The Sunnyside Grizzly soccer team broke out the long ball last night to earn a 2-0 victory at West Valley in non-league play.
Branding is key for all entities, whether public or private, for-profit or non-profit.
While united on discouraging teen alcohol and drug use, members of the Sunnyside United coalition are less so when it comes to whether the city should ban retail marijuana sales.
No team scores were kept and complete individual marks were not available, but the Sunnyside Grizzly track teams produced good efforts at Hanford during a meet that also included Prosser and Riverview, in addition to the host Falcons.
With a bid opening for the Port of Sunnyside’s anaerobic digester just days away, a concern was raised last night about odors from the port’s industrial wastewater treatment plant on Midvale Road.
After a taut defensive struggle, the Sunnyside Grizzly soccer team exploded for four goals in the final 26 minutes to earn a 5-1 home win over Grandview last night.
Sunnyside will host Grandview later today
Forwards Christian Chavez and Alexander Marin combined for four goals and three assists to spark the Sunnyside Grizzly soccer team to a 5-0 thumping of East Valley last Saturday.
The good news is that the city of Sunnyside this week garnered a $170,301 state grant to reduce energy costs.
Last Saturday the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce held its annual Spirit of Sunnyside awards banquet and a week prior to that we had the Academy Awards.
Mabton has one of the highest rates of renter-occupied housing in the Yakima Valley, and the city needs to clamp down on tenants.
CONNELL – In about a month Jed Crowther’s commute is going to get a whole lot easier.
The city of Sunnyside annexed the Tacoma Dome last week. Or at least it sure seemed that way as hundreds of local residents flocked to the wooden wonder to cheer the Lady Grizzlies at last week’s 3A State girls basketball tourney.
WIAA Class 3A Girls State Basketball Tournament
A nothing-but-net trey by Bellevue’s Mandy Steward just 20 seconds into the game set the tone as the Sunnyside Lady Grizzly basketball team lost a 3A State tourney quarter-final tilt to the Wolverines yesterday by a score of 66-58.
Construction on new plant now underway
Darigold’s expansion, the YV-Tech Center and a new fire station were 2013’s more notable building projects in Sunnyside.
Snow pack doubled in a month
It’s amazing what a difference a month – and a winter storm or two – can make.
PASCO - Nearly 25 years ago the King sisters ruled the basketball court for Bickleton and excelled in sports at the community college level.
In a sure sign of progress for the Port of Sunnyside’s anaerobic digester, documents were released last week for contractors looking to bid on the $7 million project.
Sunnyside Christian boys end 15-year State tourney run
In what proved to be his last game for Sunnyside Christian hoops, senior Brant Bosma willed his team to stay in the game against Colton in last Friday’s State sectional contest.