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Council to fill open seat

Now that Scott Carmack has been promoted to mayor, the Zillah City Council has the task of filling his former seat on council. Council will interview the three persons who have asked to be appointed at the council meeting today at 6 p.m. at council chambers.

Greyhounds fall to Wapato

The Grandview boys wrestling team suffered a loss to the Wolves Thursday night.

Sunnyside outpins Davis

The Sunnyside Grizzlies girls bowling team has won another match. The team combined yesterday for a 1414-1188 victory over the Davis Pirates.

Meeting dates moved up

The regular meetings of the Grandview Committee-of-the-whole and the City Council have been rescheduled. The will be held next Tuesday at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. at council chambers at 207 West Second Avenue in Grandview.

Special meeting on high school

A Special Meeting of the Prosser School District Board of Directors has been called for Friday at 6:30 a.m. at the Prosser High School Library, 1203 Prosser Avenue, Prosser.

Planned Parenthood sex education here

Spokane board shot down for considering curriculum

The School District has planned a parent night from 5:15-6:45 p.m on Wednesday Jan. 24 to see a presentation of the sex education curriculum for the middle school designed by Planned Parenthood.

Freeze charges removal bill clears state senate

A bill passed yesterday by the Senate Financial Institutions & Insurance Committee would eliminate the fees that credit bureaus charge customers who want to freeze their credit reports to protect their personal information.

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Chamber hears call for help

Ray Vining asks for four volunteers

Scout master, gardener, museum promoter and access ramp builder, Ray Vining is in a word – busy.

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Rattlesnake Slide workers prepared for the worst

In worst case I-82 traffic to Wapato, Granger

The landslide predicted for Rattlesnake Ridge probably won’t land on Interstate 82, according to Joint Information Center spokesperson Lisa VanClise.

Voting rights legislation’s aim to bring out non-voting voters

Voting rights legislation proposed by Democratic lawmakers aims to boost election turnout for young and low-income voters and enhance representation in communities often left out of political affairs.

Valley Martin Luther King activities

Honors to civil rights leader of last century

Motorists passing Washington Elementary School yesterday morning were encouraged honk their horns.

Lawmaker unveils plan to protect Salish Sea

A far-reaching package of laws aimed at clean water, orca whale protection, and phasing out fish farms in the Salish Sea could come before state legislators this year.

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S.B. 6091 fails to resolve well issue

West of the Cascades, urban Democrats are patting themselves on the back for their effort to correct the state Supreme Court’s Hirst decision, which essentially halted rural residents from drilling wells.

Daily Sun missed the story on City Council

I do not know what city of Sunnyside council meeting Managing Editor Ted Escobar attended, but it was not the same one I attended.

Worry about citizens’ tuition first

Two bills introduced in the state Senate could limit opportunities for bonafide American students from Eastern Washington to attend state universities and colleges.

Immigrants take jobs from Americans

A new report that drew from Census Bureau and Department of Homeland Security data found that in 2016’s first six months, 1.03 million legal and illegal immigrants arrived in the United States.

Founder of track program to be in hall of fame

Summers first-ever Mabton coach

Prior to the addition of a biology teacher in the mid 1960s, Mabton High School was without a track program or a track.

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No. 10 Leopards upend No. 3 Spartans

SCAC leaders end dual, 46-31

A battle between the Spartans and Zillah wrestling teams is always filled with action.

Senators seek to place WIAA under state oversight

Bill would restore 16-team state playoffs

Sen. Michael Baumgartner, R-Spokane, and Sen. Patty Kuderer, D-Bellevue, yesterday introduced legislation to put the Washington Interscholastic Athletics Association under state oversight.