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Grape to Glass Gala set for May 13

The 10th annual Grape to Glass Gala — A Winemaker’s Dinner is from 6-10 p.m. May 13 at Grandview Activity Center, 401 W. Second St.

Cool jewels is topic

Jewelry designs will be the topic when Nouvella Club meets at noon Thursday, at Snipes Mountain Brewery and Restaurant, 905 Yakima Valley Highway.

Art lecture offered

Yakima Valley College’s Philosophy Club, in partnership with the Art Club and the Larson Gallery, present Matthew Altman who will lecture at 6 p.m. Thursday.

Earth Festival opens at YVC

The work of Aldo Leopold will be featured at an Earth Fest from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, in Hopf Union Building on the Yakima campus of Yakima Valley College.

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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.

Open gym for adults

The Community Center now has special open gym hours for people 18 and older, as well as those who are 30 and older.

Sage Rat Run is May 20

It’s time to register for the annual Sage Rat Run.

Learn to skate Saturday

The Tri-Cities Figure Skating Club is hosting a U.S. Figure Skating-sanctioned Learn to Skate competition 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. tomorrow.

Free Parks days slated

There will be two free days at state parks this month.

Grandview nets a couple wins

Greyhounds girls win first match of season

Grandview’s boys tennis team defeated the Wildcats, 4-1, improving its record to 1-1 in conference action, 4-2 overall.

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Who will be the next Miss Grandview?

Eight girls vie for title

Eight candidates will be competing for the title of Miss Grandview 2017 during a pageant at 7 p.m. Saturday in Grandview Middle School, 1401 W. Second St.

Easter egg hunts on tap

‘The Lorax’ will be presented in Prosser, too

Two Easter Egg hunts are planned for Saturday and both have unique features — one includes a movie and other features a breakfast.

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Taking shape in Grandview

Grandview Public Works and Parks and Recreation crews are busy this week with upgrades at the city pool.

Preparedness Expo set for Prosser area

Program to teach survival, defense skills

So-called doomsday preppers are expected to return to the area May 6 to put on the 2017 Northwest Preparedness Expo.

Petition circulating online to ‘protect our children’

Social media comments prompt action

A week-old online petition seems to be gaining support in its effort to protect children.

Walk for a mile in high heels

Sexual violence awareness program slated

Lower Valley Crisis and Support Services are joining forces next week to raise awareness about sexual violence.

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Beverages, bowling and TV

With winter weather lifting, area residents are again turning out at night for a little recreation.