A local dairy owner had his penalty reduced by more than two-thirds in exchange for taking steps to prevent another accident like the one that claimed the life of an employee earlier this year.
New laboratory for Roza/SVID irrigation districts
What contaminants, if any, are found in irrigation water after it’s applied to a field?
GENERAL ELECTION NEARS
“In two years I’ll see you again,” Victor Ochoa said in 2013 when he lost a Sunnyside City Council Primary Election race by literally the luck of the draw.
Water, water everywhere and maybe, just maybe, a few extra thousand drops for local farms to drink.
“Good teams don’t give momentum back,” says SHS grid coach John Lobbestael.
Patriots overpower SCHS, 102-34
Five touchdowns and 230 yards in total offense would be a remarkable night for most high school quarterbacks.
Though healthy enough to field a full 11 starters, the Sunnyside Grizzly soccer team struggled at Davis yesterday, Thursday, in an 8-1 loss.
Still reeling from taxes and penalties owed the IRS because it went five years without filing quarterly employee taxes, the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce is in rebuilding mode.
Hmmm, I don’t know if Grizzlies tweet.
Growers and residents within the Sunnyside Valley Irrigation District will see their annual assessments increase slightly in 2016.
Not even a generous overture by host Eastmont was enough to help the Grizzly soccer team get its first W of the season, as last night the Sunnyside girls squad fell 9-1 playing a 9-on-9 game.
Other than a couple of winery forays, the doors to Sunnyside’s landmark Carnation plant have essentially been shuttered for decades.
The next finance officer responsible for maintaining the Port of Sunnyside’s run of perfect audits will be Nikki Jech.
MABTON – Incorrectly reporting the amount of grant monies actually spent in 2014 got the city of Mabton in hot water with state auditors.
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.
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.
Upgrades to the lobby and exterior are in store for Sunnyside’s Burger King, located at 3201 Picard Place.
Sunnyside Police Chief Al Escalera hopes to make drug “take back day” a year-round program.
How much does the typical Sunnyside family spend on shoes in a year?
A home-grown movement is afoot to remedy a lack of teachers in the Sunnyside School District.
MABTON – The latest in a series of out-of-town guests at Hop Direct near Mabton breezed through here last Friday.
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.
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.”
YAKIMA – Brooding dinosaurs, racing pigs and other attractions are in store for visitors starting today, Friday, at the Central Washington State Fair in Yakima.
Sunnyside schools address growth spurt
It’s one thing for a youngster to experience a growth spurt…but what to do when it happens to an entire school district?
With 11 of its 15 players nicked up or injured, the 4A Lady Grizzly varsity soccer team couldn’t keep up with host 2A Prosser in a 6-1 defeat last night to the Mustangs.
Following a two-month search, the Yakima County Development Association, also known as New Vision, has apparently whittled its field of CEO candidates to two.
Pacific Power says it will be business as usual for its customers despite an employee picket scheduled for tomorrow, Wednesday.
An end of an era was dismantled last Friday in Sunnyside with the removal of the landmark Circle L gas station sign at 809 Yakima Valley Hwy.
Sunnyside is a more diverse community than you may think…residents here hail from around the world, including East India and Africa.
Improve to 3-0
“Relax, Sunnyside, relax.”
In a battle of unbeaten 8-man football teams, it was Sunnyside Christian prevailing 68-50 over Naselle.
Zavala tallies four TDs
“It took us a bit to get things figured out,” Mabton Coach Trevor Curtis says of his team’s 27-10 victory at Tri-Cities Prep last Friday.
The summer watering season is fading fast, the harvest nearly in.
For a few days there I was feeling like one of those tag team wrestlers…ready to tap out, escape, hide in a cubby hole somewhere.
The Lady Grizzly cross country team provided a strong showing during the season’s first Big 9 league meet, hosted yesterday by Davis High School.
Host Moses Lake struck early and never let up in a 7-0 victory over the Lady Grizzly soccer team last night, Thursday.
Known for its array of wineries, Prosser can also boast not one – but now, two retail marijuana stores.
If you thought the irrigation season was bad this year, well, just wait.
Moving from one non-profit to another, John Warren started work this month as field director for the Boy Scouts Grand Columbia Council.
Second thoughts about a first-ever exam and national interest in Sunnyside High School’s athletic director post were part of the Sunnyside School Board’s wide-ranging discussion at a work session Monday night.
Snowpack forecast gloomy for Snoqualmie
While parts of the country could well benefit from one of the largest El Niño events in history…the news is less positive for the Yakima Valley.
Budget hearing set for Sept. 21
The Port of Sunnyside will on Monday, Sept. 21, hold a public hearing for comment on its proposed budget for 2016.
It won’t officially happen until their next meeting on Monday, Sept. 21, but Port of Sunnyside commissioners will support legislation on behalf of more water storage for the Yakima basin.
With a record dry summer in the books for 2015, officials with the Roza Irrigation District are prepping now for the 2016 budget.
The victory snapped a 22-game losing streak for the Sunnyside High School football team.
A desire to reach beyond the walls of its building has led Grandview Nazarene to form a brand new outreach program for those in need.
A 2008 graduate of Sunnyside High School, Jonas Linde just this past week began working with Congressman Dan Newhouse’s office in Washington D.C.
Slow starts proved costly as the Lady Grizzly soccer team dropped a pair of non-league matches last Friday and Saturday against Pasco and Grandview to open the season.
Each year when Mom visits from Ohio we try to share experiences or sights with her that are unique to our area.