Late October razor clam dig schedule set

State fishery managers approved a week-long razor clam dig that began earlier this week on evening tides at various beaches.

Halloween carnival on for this Saturday

OUTLOOK – The Outlook Booster Club will be hosting its annual Halloween Carnival this Saturday, Oct. 25.

Grand opening of new snow park slated Nov. 1

CLE ELUM – The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission and Kittitas County Parks and Recreation District No. 1 officials invite the public to a grand opening celebration of phase 1 of the new Evergreen Sno-Park near Cle Elum.

Oct. 31 family fun night event planned in Prosser

PROSSER – A family fun night will be taking place at Prosser’s Housel Middle School, located at 2001 Highland Dr., on Friday, Oct. 31.

Harvest dance for senior citizens on tap Nov. 16

A free harvest dance for senior citizens will take place at the Sunnyside High School commons on Sunday, Nov. 16, from 1 to 4 p.m.

Trunks wanted

The Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce is seeking community members, organizations and businesses willing to assist with the annual trunk-or-treat event to be staged at South Hill Park on Thursday, Oct. 30.

Arboretum’s luminaria event Dec. 12-13

YAKIMA – A luminaria event at the Yakima Area Arboretum is being planned for Friday and Saturday, Dec. 12-13.

Globetrotters make February stop in Yakima

YAKIMA – The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the greatest athletes and entertainers on the planet, will bring their unrivaled family show to the Yakima Valley SunDome in Yakima on Wednesday, Feb. 18 at 7 p.m., during the Harlem Globetrotters Washington Generals’ Revenge Tour.

U2’s latest not its greatest

About once a decade U2 bangs us over the head to show it is still relevant and very much matters.

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All Souls Day event planned for Nov. 2

An All Souls Day event is being planned for Sunday, Nov. 2, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Sunnyside.

Fear not, fear not

In the story of creation found in the Book of Genesis, we read where Adam and Eve had partaken of the forbidden fruit, something which had been specifically denied them. Knowing that God is searching for them, they attempt to hide.

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West Point cadet has Sunnyside ties

Gunnar Boose, grandson of Sunnyside resident Kathryn Padgett and son of Sunnyside High School graduate Traci Boose, recently survived basic training at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York.

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Bookkeeper finds joy in family ties

Family is extremely important to Kerri Greene, who works at Sunnyside’s Tire Factory as a bookkeeper.

State parks post winter schedule

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission last week announced its 2014-15 winter schedule, with more than 60 parks remaining open seven days a week for camping and day-use activities.

What to consider when choosing a walk-in bathtub

Dear Savvy Senior, I’m interested in getting a walk-in bathtub for my wife that’s easy for her to get into and out of, but could use some assistance.