On April 22, we observe Earth Day, a worldwide event focusing on protecting the environment.
Spring crowds encouraged to shop awhile
New tourist attractions are popping up around the Lower Yakima Valley that may at first seem like ‘just another flea market.”
Traffic Safety Flagger classes are being offered beginning May 19 at the adult skills center on the Yakima Valley College campus,1120 S. 18th St.
Area ranchers who sell livestock on the internet may have had their information hacked.
The search is on for producers to support the Granger Farmers Market opening in June.
Irma Barajas cooks authentic meat cuisine
Irma Barajas’ family loves her version of meat enchilada very different than most dishes that name.
A new cancer support group is now meeting the third month of each month in the offices of Nuestra Casa, 906 E. Edison Ave.
Area high school girls entering their junior year are being sought to as candidates for the 2018 Miss Sunnyside Court.
The Yakima Valley is blessed with two free Carnegie Libraries which have served communities for 110 years.
Reports on upcoming events, including the “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes”, is on Sunnyside United Unidos 10 a.m. Thursday agenda.
The Sunnyside Museum spring grand opening is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the museum, 704 S. Fourth St.
Reno World Championship wrestlers runner-up, front, Dalilah Torres and, back left to right, fourth-place finisher Lourdes Torres, champion Aylin Bautista and runner-up Margarita Torres pose with their trophies from the Reno World Championships.
Three students finish in Top 12 at state shoot
Three Whitstran Elementary School’s fourth- and fifth-grade archers are heading to the National Archery School Program competition.
The federal Bureau of Land Management has opened all the campsites at its Big Pines recreation site in Yakima River Canyon.
Local Rotarians are raising funds for the summer swim team.
The Blue Mountain Community College Rodeo Team is hosting the Northwest Intercollegiate Regional finals April 18-19.
The annual Granger Sports Booster Club fundraiser is set for Sunday at the high school.
The Ephrata boys baseball team swept the Prosser Mustangs in a 2A doubleheader Saturday.
Budget would cut park funds
In honor of National Park Week, outdoor recreation enthusiasts will be able to visit Paradise and Sunrise free of charge this week.
Boys and girls fall to Ephrata in 2A matchup
The Mustangs boys tennis team split matches with Ellensburg and Ephrata while the girls fell to the Tigers late last week.