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Two Black Rock Creek golfers turn in strong efforts at Yakima Amateur invite

If you’re using your fingers to count the number of Yakima Amateur Invitational titles Dusty Frontis has won, plan on using two hands. The Yakima golfer claimed his sixth championship this past weekend.

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Medical expansions driving new construction starts

Permit fees, new valuation already double 2012’s totals

The health care industry’s continued growth in Sunnyside spiked the value of new building starts here last month to over the million-dollar mark.

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Teen determined to ‘pay it forward’

After viewing a movie released a few years after she was born, 15-year-old Cheree LaPierre of Sunnyside found herself ‘paying it forward’ this summer.

Registered sex offender moves to Granger area

Pedro Sanchez, a Level II sex offender, has moved to the Granger area according to the Yakima County Sheriff’s office.

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Training exercise

Sunnyside police officers undergo active-shooter training

Sunnyside police officers in an effort to be prepared for extreme scenarios must undergo continued training.

Sports

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Area teams fare well at Prosser meet

Five Mustang boys, two girls win events

Four Central Washington Athletic Conference track and field teams competed at Art Fiker Stadium yesterday — the Mustangs, Grandview, Selah and Ellensburg.

Salmon deaths caused by debris

A fish separator system at the Little Goose Lock and Dam Juvenile Fish Facility became plugged and overflowed because of abnormally high seasonal debris from the lower Snake River on Tuesday.

Frausto athlete of the week

A Grizzlies soccer player has been named Washington Interscholastic Activities Association Athlete of the Week.

News

Federal returns are due

Today is the last day to file federal income tax returns for 2016.

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Deputies target Alderdale Road speeders

Klickitat County grant funds more traffic patrols

If you go to Alderdale before dawn, you won’t see the vast swaths of vineyards and orchards that blanket the landscape. But you might guess at their rolling, unbroken expanse by watching a trail of lights.

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Family recovers from baby’s abrupt arrival

Saturday had been an unusual day for Jessica Pena, but she had no idea that things were about to get stranger.

Opinion

Hirst, budget should be priorities

With the Legislature scheduled to adjourn Sine Die a week from Sunday, lawmakers still have two major topics to tackle — the state Supreme Court’s Hirst decision and the biennial budget.

Newhouse, the adult in the room

Congressman Dan Newhouse and I don’t always have the same political opinions.

House should do its job in Olympia

“Do your job” is heard from corporate boardrooms to family farms to successful sports teams. It’s both a rallying cry and a nod to individual accountability.

Lifestyle

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Family recovers from baby’s abrupt arrival

Saturday had been an unusual day for Jessica Pena, but she had no idea that things were about to get stranger.

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2007: Cabaret licensing extended to dance halls

A look back in time from the files of the Sunnyside Daily Sun News and Sunnyside Sun

Daisy Romo

Miss Grandview Candidate

With desire to help people, this Miss Grandview candidate is setting her sights on attending Washington State University.