Board acts before crowd even speaks
Sex education is off the table after more than 50 people showed up at Tuesday night’s School Board meeting to protest a proposed new curriculum.
A special meeting of the Sunnyside Parks and Recreation Board that had called for 4:30 p.m. today was changed to 5:30 p.m. The meeting will take place at the Sunnyside Community Center at 1521 South First Street, Recreation Coordinator Lander Grow said.
The Community awards banquet and auction will be held Jan. 29 at the Walter Clore wine and Culinary Center, 2140 Wine Country Road.
High Density zones will be the main topic Thursday when the Prosser Planning Commission meets at 6 p.m.
Darigold, which has a large cheese production plant in Sunnyside, has announced that Salted Caramel Milk will be part of its Old Fashioned Milk product line.
Now that Scott Carmack has been promoted to mayor, the Zillah City Council has the task of filling his former seat on council. Council will interview the three persons who have asked to be appointed at the council meeting today at 6 p.m. at council chambers.
A far-reaching package of laws aimed at clean water, orca whale protection, and phasing out fish farms in the Salish Sea could come before state legislators this year.
The regular meetings of the Grandview Committee-of-the-whole and the City Council have been rescheduled. The will be held next Tuesday at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. at council chambers at 207 West Second Avenue in Grandview.
A Special Meeting of the Prosser School District Board of Directors has been called for Friday at 6:30 a.m. at the Prosser High School Library, 1203 Prosser Avenue, Prosser.
Honors to civil rights leader of last century
Motorists passing Washington Elementary School yesterday morning were encouraged honk their horns.
Voting rights legislation proposed by Democratic lawmakers aims to boost election turnout for young and low-income voters and enhance representation in communities often left out of political affairs.
In worst case I-82 traffic to Wapato, Granger
The landslide predicted for Rattlesnake Ridge probably won’t land on Interstate 82, according to Joint Information Center spokesperson Lisa VanClise.
Ray Vining asks for four volunteers
Scout master, gardener, museum promoter and access ramp builder, Ray Vining is in a word – busy.
A bill passed yesterday by the Senate Financial Institutions & Insurance Committee would eliminate the fees that credit bureaus charge customers who want to freeze their credit reports to protect their personal information.