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Postcards with an edge

Cops say local sent meth to inmates

Officers are requesting 15 charges against a local man, who allegedly mailed methamphetamine-laced postcards to a state prison.

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Pouring day for Washington Elementary School

Workers persevere through 100-degree heat yesterday to pour concrete for a fire lane at the nearly completed Washington Elementary School building along Ninth Street.

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‘Catch’em all’ tonight in downtown Prosser

City expects 400-700 for Pokemon Go

Pokemon Go enthusiasts will have plenty of encouragement to “catch’em all” tonight when the city hosts its first-ever event for the popular app.

Visit Mount Rainier next week

Fee-free days offer chance to explore

The cost to enter national parks has gotten to be too expensive for many Lower Yakima Valley residents. Even nearby Mount Rainier National Park exacts a hefty financial toll for a one-day visit.

State should get out of the way

Whenever government gets involved, something seems to go wrong.

Another Confederate landmark gone

According to the Washington Post, Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn., is finally going to act on its long-held desire to delete the word “Confederate” from the inscription atop the columned entrance to Confederate Memorial Hall dormitory.

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A night at the movie

Movie night a prelude to museum tours

By yesterday afternoon, organizers of last night’s “Movie at the Museum” knew at least 90 people might show up for the featured film.

Sacramental sign-ups set

St. Joseph Parish is registering parishioners for religious education and sacramental preparation (First Communion, Baptism, and Confirmation).

Winter show auditions told

Forget summer – think White Christmas.

Trailers in the park

Pack up a picnic and head up to Jim Sprick Community Park tomorrow for the Nile Valley Vintage Trailer Rally.

Festival in Wapato

The 70th annual Labor Day Harvest Festival will be marked with a 10 a.m. parade through downtown Sept. 5.

Learn yoga

Learn yoga, zumba and belly dance at Hop Nation Brewing.

1906: Fire destroys Sunnyside’s oldest building

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



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Continuing a legacy

Prosser boasts more than 150 players

The Prosser Grid Kids program is in its second week of practice and already they’ve set the bar high.

New league created

Mabton will no longer be part of the South Central 2B League this school year.

Big Yak Blanket Shoot slated

The Yakima Valley Sportsmen’s Association will host the 67th annual Big Yak Blanket Shoot Sept. 17-18.

Summer golf festival set

The 61st annual Indian Summer Golf Festival is set for Sept. 10-11.

Memorial golf tournament set

Event taking place Sept. 11 at Black Rock

The Board of Directors of MERIT Resource Services will be hosting the Bill Hayes golf tournament Sept. 11.