About once a decade U2 bangs us over the head to show it is still relevant and very much matters.
Building on a strong performance this past Tuesday against high-flying West Valley, the Sunnyside Lady Grizzly soccer team dominated Eisenhower 4-1 in Big Nine action last night.
For once, city of Sunnyside officials are taking a cue from how other cities function.
One of its strongest performances of the season wasn’t enough for the Mabton Lady Viking volleyball team in a 3-1 loss at Soap Lake Thursday night.
After suffering a 4-0 loss a month ago at the hands of West Valley, a perennial State tourney contender, the Lady Grizzly soccer team showed progress in battling to a 1-0 loss to the Rams Tuesday night.
In its home finale for the 2014 season, the Mabton Lady Viking volleyball team struggled in a 3-0 loss to White Swan Tuesday night.
The Port of Sunnyside’s hopes for a $319,160 grant/loan to aid in demolishing and clearing the Carnation plant site were dashed last Thursday by Yakima County’s SIED Board.
For three years the Davis High School football team has patiently built its program around a class that now numbers 17 seniors on the varsity squad.
Generally, the city of Sunnyside’s public works budget for 2015 is on track.
WATERVILLE – The Mabton Lady Viking volleyball team tried to dig itself out of a couple of holes Thursday night but came up short in a 3-1 loss at Waterville.
GRANDVIEW – What a difference a week makes!
The good news is that the Sunnyside Grizzly football team shut out host Moses Lake for a half.
The Sunnyside Christian eight-man football team scored 36 unanswered points in the second half to earn a convincing 76-20 victory over visiting Dayton last Friday night.
Sally Field was so stunned by her Oscar she famously repeated over and over her excitement at people liking her, really liking her.
The Mabton Lady Viking volleyball team came within a point of earning its first victory this season before falling 3-2 to visiting Warden Thursday night.
Playing most of the match with no reserves, the Sunnyside Lady Grizzly soccer team managed to hang tough before losing in a penalty kick shootout to Davis Thursday night.
Levy rates to increase
Temperatures may be hovering near the 90s, but reminders of the fall season are all around – and that includes the approaching end of the irrigation season.
MABTON – It was their most competitive match of the season and the closest they’ve come to earning a victory.
It was literally a tale of two halves as the Sunnyside Lady Grizzly soccer team grabbed a 3-0 first half lead, only to drop a 4-3 decision to visiting Eastmont Tuesday night.
Aside from an EJ Hurt extra point attempt clanking off the upright, the Wenatchee Panthers were picture perfect in a 58-0 win over Sunnyside last Friday.
WATERVILLE – All night long Waterville had managed to throttle Sunnyside Christian’s passing attack led by soph sensation Justin Faber.
BENTON CITY – A strong finish wasn’t enough for the Mabton volleyball team last Saturday in a 3-0 non-league loss at Kiona-Benton.
Nineteen years ago this month, Edgar Martinez helped spark the Seattle Mariners to their first post-season run in franchise history.
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The Beatles - aka Sergeant Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band - advised us when we die to “…declare the pennies on your eyes.”
WENATCHEE – The Sunnyside Lady Grizzly soccer team put up some impressive stats last night, but couldn’t capitalize in a 3-0 loss at Wenatchee Thursday night.
Football player overcomes hurdles
Joey Silos likes rap music. He also likes playing football for Sunnyside’s Harrison Middle School.
“Did you drink alcohol when you were a kid?”
MABTON – “The girls sure played their hearts out…just a couple of point swings and we win the match,” Coach Sandy Jaquish said of his Mabton Lady Viking volleyball team’s tough loss to Waterville Tuesday night.
The Sunnyside Lady Grizzly soccer team took control of the match early and never let up in a convincing 4-0 rout of visiting Eisenhower Tuesday night.
A U.S. Supreme Court ruling two years ago will apparently result in re-sentencing for Jose Munguia of Grandview.
City police coverage 24 hours a day and building a bigger rainy day fund are among areas of consensus the Mabton City Council reached Monday night during a budget workshop.
For a quarter the Sunnyside Grizzly football team gave visiting Cheney all it could handle before the Blackhawks pulled away for a 35-7 non-league win last Friday.
With the General Election less than six weeks away, the Sunnyside Republican Club is hosting a series of head-to-head appearances by the candidates.
Mom was here for her annual visit last week.
The Mabton Lady Viking volleyball team fought hard in its 2B league opener before falling 3-0 to host Kittitas on Thursday night.
Though the end result was a 4-0 loss at West Valley Thursday night, Sunnyside Lady Grizzly Coach Sylvia Villagrana noted the outcome showed improvement for her squad.
Eight-man football is known for basketball-like scores and offenses running wild.
City of Mabton will seek to make changes to its urban growth area
Change or lose a vital industry.
A new year will apparently bring some changes, financially speaking, for the Port of Sunnyside.
The Mabton Lady Vikings proved competitive this past Friday during the SunDome volleyball tourney.
For the second consecutive game the Sunnyside Grizzly football team reached the opponent’s 1-yard line in the final seconds of the first half…only to not score and end up on the losing side of the scoreboard.
Sunnyside Christian home opener set for Friday, Sept. 19
TOUCHET – The Sunnyside Christian Knight football team gave 2013 State runner-up Touchet all it could handle before falling 72-38 last Friday night.
Sometime next month, SVID users will see irrigation water again dry up for the fall and winter season.
To paraphrase Abba, yes, you can sing, you can jive, and now you can perform live to some of the most popular music ever produced.
The 2A Grandview Lady Greyhound volleyball team had something to prove Thursday evening against the host 4A Davis Pirates.
State legislature found in contempt for not providing education funding plan
Ordering the sale of public property, invalidating portions of the state’s budget, cutting funding for state highways and parks.
I’m at my wit’s end trying to figure out the messy county races we have to decide this November.
If it’s possible to suck the air out of a room, Mabton city attorney Jamie Carmody accomplished just that in diffusing potentially explosive allegations made Tuesday night against Mayor Mario Martinez.
If elected Yakima County clerk on Nov. 4, Sarah Matheny could days later face the city of Yakima in court.