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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.

Day Without Immigrants failed

Yesterday was dubbed the “Day Without Immigrants.” In the Lower Yakima Valley, I’m told, at least 60 predominately Hispanic businesses were shuttered in protest of President Donald J. Trump’s stepped up deportations of illegal aliens in accordance with existing federal law.

Water rights decision affects us all

There is another recent state Supreme Court ruling that has not garnered as much attention nor as many headlines as the education funding McCleary decision.

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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.

Coffee with a Cop date

Local residents will have an opportunity to have “Coffee with a Cop” at 8 a.m. Feb. 23, Holy Pies, 1829 S. First Street.

Legion buffet planned

The American Legion Post No. 130 will host its annual spring buffet and silent auction at 6 p.m. March 4 at the city civic center, 119 First Ave.

Crab tickets on sale

Tickets are still available for the third annual Fred E. Hayes Post 57 crab feed at 6 p.m. March 1 at the Community Center, 812 Wallace Way.

Eagle Aerie fundraiser set

An all-you-can-eat crab feed is the bait to draw potential new members to the Eagles Aerie No. 2647 from 5-9 p.m. March 25 at 1205 Bennett Ave.

Workshop offered

A class to get the jump start on spring is 6:30 p.m. Feb. 22 in the Mid-Columbia Library, 1620 S. Union.

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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.

Yoga offered at Richland Hampton Inn

Northwest Paddleboarding hosts a yoga class at the Hampton Inn, 486 Bradley Blvd., at 9 a.m. Sunday.

Altercation leads to cancelation

Yakama Tribal game against Knights heated up too much

Sunnyside Christian and Yakama Tribal did not play a district championship tie-breaker Wednesday.

Bird count scheduled for tomorrow

The Reach Museum hosts its “Backyard Bird Count” event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. tomorrow.