Newhouse recognized

Congressman Dan Newhouse recently received the American Conservative Union Foundation’s Award for Conservative Achievement.

Winery offers painting class

Mercer Wine Estates will offer a painting class July 2.

Enter lentil recipe today

Today is the last day to enter your favorite recipe in the Lentil Cook-off.

College hosts wine event

The 34th annual Washington State Wine Competition featuring more than 200 wines, begins Tuesday on the Yakima Valley College campus, 500 W. Main St.

Prosser man graduates

Jamie Layne White of Prosser received a bachelor of science degree, summa cum laude from Washington and Lee University on May 25.

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Before buying a home, learn the lingo

Buying a home for the first time? You may discover that one of the biggest obstacles is learning the lingo. Homebuying can be overwhelming and perhaps a bit intimidating if you aren’t familiar with the terminology.

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Sacrificing for a place to call home

Building a home with sweat and tears

Building one’s own houses is a long process, but if you have problems navigating the financing process, the options of ever being able to build a home may never become a reality.

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Laila Aguilar crowned Miss Mabton

She may have been the only high school girl brave enough to seek the Miss Mabton crown, but Laila Aguilar proved to the crowd Friday night that she was worthy of the title.

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‘Jim the Wonder Dog’ begins

Readers can make their own book

Young readers can continue to hone their comprehension skills over the next two weeks with “Jim the Wonder Dog.”

Mushrooms is lunch topic

The room will be a “little fungi” when Bob Camarata comes to speak to the Noon Rotary Monday.

Summer free meals begin

Free breakfast and lunch is being offered at numerous locations throughout the Lower Valley beginning Monday.