Gospel jamboree on tap Sunday

This coming Sunday’s Gospel music jamboree will feature returning musicians, Gwenyth and Kenneth Smotherman.

Take the pilgrimage of discovery

According to an ancient tale, three pilgrims set out for the Cave of Wisdom and Life. When they reached the mouth of the cave, the guardian said they had to answer a question before they could enter.

A rock for all ages

The Lord is my solid rock, my fortress, my rescuer. My God is my rock – I take refuge in him! He’s my shield, my salvation’s strength, my place of safety. – Psalm 18 (Common English Bible)

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Volunteering an addiction for some

GRANDVIEW – Longtime Grandview School District volunteer Lonnie Hendrickson says he is attempting to cut back on the number of hours he donates to the Grandview School District.

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Island love

Visit Mt. Rainier for free this weekend

This Saturday and Sunday, April 18-19, visitors to Mount Rainier National Park will be able to visit the park for free.

Photographic scavenger hunt planned May 9

YAKIMA – The Yakima Area Arboretum is hosting a fun event for photographers of all ages and skill.

Custom car show slated for May 3

YAKIMA – The Cinco de Mayo Custom Car Show will be held on Sunday, May 3, in Yakima.

‘Wonderland Trail’ reservations suspended

Mount Rainier National Park Superintendent Randy King reports that the park is no longer accepting reservation requests for hiking the Wonderland Trail (either the full circuit or large portions), for the summer 2015 hiking season due to overwhelming and unprecedented demand.

Annual iris show May 9

YAKIMA – The Yakima Valley Iris Society’s annual iris show is set to take place at the Yakima Area Arboretum on Saturday, May 9, from noon to 4 p.m.

Pinewood derby this Saturday

Pinewood derby enthusiasts are urged to attend the Chief Kamiakin District Pinewood Derby at Speck Motors in Sunnyside tomorrow.

Walla Walla concert slated for May 14

WALLA WALLA – Will West & the Friendly Strangers is set to perform live at Gesa Powerhouse Theatre in Walla Walla on Thursday, May 14, at 7:30 p.m.

Missoula Children’s Theater to be in Grandview next week

GRANDVIEW – The Missoula Children’s Theatre will make a stop in Grandview next week.

Blues and Brews bash June 13-14

YAKIMA – The Yakima Blues and Local Brews Bash returns to the Historic North Front Street district on Saturday, June 13, from 2 to 10 p.m.