The contract for the next superintendent and resignation of a teacher accused of sexually exploiting three students are official.
A 20-year-old faces an assault charge after violating a no-contact order and punching his mom.
A man arrested Friday for eluding police is in jail, facing an additional charge of possession of methamphetamine.
A man is in custody in connection with an armed assault on the Yakama Reservation.
After the first day of candidate filing there’s already a four-way race among Republicans for a seat on the county commission.
Spartan boys doubles win championship
The Granger boys and girls tennis teams qualified three to districts yesterday.
Prosser still has three teams in tournament
The Prosser boys and girls tennis teams have only three teams left in the tournament after competing at districts.
The Yaks women’s hoops team will lean on a Viking this winter.
Powers and Gannon win two events each
The Bickleton track team competed at 1B district 5 championships Saturday.
LaVona Jean Hoefle, 82, of Battle Ground, formerly of Outlook, passed away in the presence of her family, May 8, 2016.
The Vikings softball team dropped both games at districts Saturday.
The Grandview and Prosser track teams competed at the 2A district 5/6 meet Friday, with the Mustang boys grabbing first place.
Grizzlies finish softball season
The Sunnyside girls softball team dropped its doubleheader to Eastmont on Friday.
Team finishes the season with a 12-5 record
The Sunnyside boys soccer team’s hopes of going to state were crushed Saturday night after falling to Wenatchee, 2-0.
Tennis players advancing in postseason play
Thirteen Granger boys and girls advance in the postseason after victories at the sub-district tennis tournament Saturday.
The Yakima Valley Pippins will host a baseball game between University of Washington and Washington State University.
The seventh annual Last Chance to Run Youth Basketball Tournament will be May 27-29.
The Black Rock Creek Golf Course will host the 2016 Bill Christie two-man best ball golf tournament Saturday and Sunday.