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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.


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Three area girls named academic champions

Three Lower Yakima Valley girls are among the All-State Academic Champions for the winter season.

Sunnyside native selected as U.S. gymnastics director

A Sunnyside, Wash., native will celebrate his birthday Sunday as the new high performance director of the U.S. Olympics gymnastics team.

Americans play tonight

The Tri-City Americans hockey team will host the Seattle Thunderbirds tonight at 7:05 p.m.


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A Day Without Immigrants

Protest shutters businesses, affects school attendance

Fiesta Foods customers making a quick trip to the store yesterday were disappointed to find the grocer closed.

School expels student over Airsoft scare

Police will not seek charges against boy

An investigation continues at Housel Middle School today after a student was expelled for bringing an Airsoft pistol to school.

Autopsy shows woman died from gun shot

Officials seek identify of body found yesterday

An autopsy is providing answers about a woman’s body found yesterday, but not enough to identify her.


Child rape stories may cause additional harm


I wanted to express concerns I have regarding a Feb. 2 story in the paper about a local man accused of child rape.

Get informed about vaping, other topics


On Jan. 26, 2017, Officer Jermaine Galloway did an adult-only presentation at Sunnyside High School on new drug trends, marijuana, vaping and more. It was an incredible amount of highly, enlightening information.

SVID should label the new manager’s vehicle


Sunnyside Valley Irrigation district bought a new vehicle for its new manager couple of months ago.


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1977: Six SHS wrestlers named district champs

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


Dance classes offered

Parks and Recreation Department will offer a six-week session of ballroom dance classes every Tuesday from 7-8:30 p.m. March 14, at the Grandview Community Center Gymnasium, 812 Wallace Way.