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Former newspaper reporter transitions to media contact

Amber Schlenker Betts has gone from being a beat reporter on the Sunnyside Daily Sun News staff to being a communications coordinator for the Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic’s health organization, with a couple of stops in between.

State insurance program improving customer service

Insurance companies now receiving payments directly

The Washington Health Benefit Exchange, which operates the state’s insurance marketplace, Washington Healthplanfinder, last week announced that existing customers have to make premium payments directly to their insurance companies.

Farm Workers dietician offers tips to combat childhood obesity

In the past four decades, obesity rates in the United States have soared among all age groups.

No increase in waste in school cafeterias under new guidelines

In a study that compared food waste in elementary school cafeterias before and after the implementation of the new school lunch guidelines

Sunnyside Community Hospital brings on plastic surgeon

Sunnyside Community Hospital & Clinics welcomes Dr. Davis Bronson, Plastic Surgeon, to its medical staff.

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Free program helps businesses manage employee health care

WellnessWorks, a free program offered to local businesses by Sunnyside Community Hospital, helps employers get a grip on health care issues.

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Sun Fair smiles

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Training center commander oversees ‘small city’

Members of the U.S. Army, Marines, Air Force and Washington State National Guard need a place to train.

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State fair underway

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Fancy Ford

One of the notable entries at last month’s seventh annual Gary O’s Car and Bike Show in Prosser was this 1948 Ford pick-up entered by Ken Colby of West Richland.

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Prosser woman named as afterschool ambassador

Prosser native Beth Wyant has been named as an “Afterschool Ambassador” by the national Afterschool Alliance, a position that fits quite well with her job as the Northwest Community Action Center program coordinator.

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Mabton’s 2015 homecoming court

Mabton High homecoming court members were honored last Friday.

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Fair fun

The fair kicked off its 10-day run last Friday. Fair-goers have until Sunday, Oct. 4, to take in the fun.

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Daily Sun News publisher bids farewell

Benton City native named his replacement

After four decades in the newspaper business – all of them right here in Sunnyside – Daily Sun News publisher Tim Graff is retiring.

Live like life is short…because it is

I would like to share some insights using the SOAP method of Bible study and journaling.