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Children’s Village benefit this Saturday

YAKIMA – Johnson Orchards will be hosting an art show tomorrow (Saturday) to raise funds for Children’s Village.

Book signings on for tomorrow

KENNEWICK – Contemporary female authors Lenora Good and Jane Roop will be front and center at a book signing tomorrow (Saturday), from 1 to 3 p.m.

New bar opened at Wildhorse

PENDLETON – Wildhorse Resort and Casino opened its latest expansion on Aug. 14, the Lobby Bar.

Charity event in Prosser to be staged on Sept. 12

PROSSER – PMH Foundation will host the 16th annual benefit auction and dinner, “A Night Out: Denim and Diamonds.”

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Miss Sunnyside candidate Claudia Pena

Students and community members in Sunnyside, says 2015-16 Miss Sunnyside hopeful Claudia Pena, need a good role model and someone to serve as “…a positive voice.”

Jose Gamez-Fuentes


Benefit set for Extra Mile Center

A community yard sale to benefit Grandview’s Extra Mile Student Center, is being organized by a group of concerned citizens.

1915: Mabton hunter recovers from shooting accident

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

Tuesday Tunes looks to expand


The singers and musicians at this year’s Tuesday Tunes in the Square provided us with a variety of entertainment. Thanks to the Flat Possum Pickers, Sami Jo Sartin, Redeemed, No Love and Redimido for volunteering their talents.

Evening concerts great


Thanks to so many local musicians, singers and entertainers for the evenings in the downtown Sunnyside square on Tuesdays. They were so good and enjoyed by all who attended.

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Sexual harassment should never be tolerated

Sexual harassment is an issue that sometimes is overlooked, but should never be allowed in the workplace.

For immigration answers... look to liberty

What should be done with the estimated 15 million people living in the United States without the legal right to be here? It seems most politicians and many Americans come down on one or the other extreme.

Baseball’s botched scoring

Here’s how Major League Baseball logged the first play in a Giants-Cubs game the other night: “Kyle Schwarber doubles on a pop-up to pitcher Jake Peavy.”

Old Mabton High School isn’t haunted: it’s just dangerous

I’m a Fortean, which just means that I accept the possibility that “things” might exist that science doesn’t account for or accept.

Agreement with Sunnyside OK’d in Mabton

An interlocal agreement between the Mabton and Sunnyside school districts was this past Monday approved by the Mabton School Board.

Judge denies pot store relief

A request by Dave’s Place, the retail recreational marijuana store in Sunnyside with a state license, to open temporarily while litigation against the city proceeds was denied this past Tuesday by a Superior Court judge.

Firearms prohibition lifted in G’view

The prohibition on carrying a firearm in city parks and the Grandview cemetery has been lifted.

Quiet day for sheriff’s deputies

Yakima County Sheriff’s deputies handled two calls about domestic problems in the Lower Valley yesterday, Wednesday. One of the calls resulted in an arrest.

Prowlers hit vehicles in G’view

Police in Grandview have investigated three reports of vehicle prowls since yesterday morning (Wednesday), two on East Wine County Road and another early this morning on Acoma Drive.

Backpack containing gun stolen

This past Tuesday a man called Sunnyside police after discovering his backpack was stolen at the local McDonald’s restaurant.