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Maundy Thursday, Easter services on tap at G’view church

GRANDVIEW - Bethany Community (Presbyterian) Church in Grandview is planning celebrations in honor of Holy Week.

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Mabton’s first ever police clerk aspires to be a patrolman

MABTON – Even though Nadia George has only been on the job as Mabton Police Department’s first ever office clerk for less than a month, she says the job is one she had been training for as long as she can remember.

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Legacy Washington launches online profiles of World War II vets

First profile on captured fighter pilot from Ferndale who narrowly avoided death   

As the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II nears, the Office of Secretary of State is launching a gripping series of online profiles, beginning with the story of a Whatcom County fighter pilot who was captured and narrowly avoided death in a German concentration camp during the war.

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Rehab of vacant city building may result in a new brewery or winery

A virtually abandoned, 85-year-old brick building in Sunnyside may have new life in the form of a winemaking or craft brewery operation.

Bulldogs blank Grandview twice

It was a disappointing outing for the Grandview fastpitch softball team this past Saturday.

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Solemn salute

A crowd of about 60 people turned out last Saturday for a dedication service at Jerry Taylor Veterans Memorial Plaza in Sunnyside.

New House budget has something for everyone...to dislike

Response was sure and swift from all perspectives last Friday, after House Democrats released their proposed $38.8 billion budget for the state’s 2015-17 biennium.

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Newhouse family making room for the next generation

For the past few months, motorists traveling on I-82 just west of Sunnyside’s exit 67 have noticed the earth being moved on property owned by the Steve Newhouse family.

Sleepy motorist injured in rollover on freeway

A Sunnyside motorist believed to have fallen asleep at the wheel sustained injuries early last Saturday morning.

Mabton police field few calls last weekend

Mabton police officers had a relatively quiet weekend, having made just two routine traffic stops and responding to one report of an automatic business alarm in the 600 block of Glade Road since last Friday.

Deputies respond to myriad of calls

Yakima County Sheriff’s deputies had a full weekend investigating animal complaints in the Lower Yakima Valley.

Grandview’s 2015 budget amended

The Grandview City Council last week amended its 2015 budget to more accurately reflect the money it has on hand.