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God answers atheists

More than $113,000 raised at Life Options fall fundraiser

Although he is a successful producer, being credited for his work on the movie “Bella,” Jason Jones is a man on a mission to save lives.

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The family that vacations together…eats together

For some families, going on vacation means flying off to California for a four-night stay at Disneyland. For others, it’s enjoying the crackling fireplace in a cozy bungalow that’s within a stone’s throw of the ocean.

Vascular surgeon joins Sunnyside community

Dr. G. Simon Bachir, a vascular surgeon, will open his practice at Sunnyside Community Hospital’s Specialty Center Surgical Group clinic, 500 S. 11th St., this coming Saturday, Nov. 1.

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Grandview school working to stay ahead of the curve

GRANDVIEW – Adopting its own units to meet Common Core standards and instilling some math fundamentals in kindergarten are some of the elements of the student learning improvement plan for Arthur H. Smith Elementary School in Grandview.

Mabton mayor receives scholarship for national confab

MABTON – Mabton Mayor Mario Martinez announced to the city council this past Tuesday that he is one of 60 national scholarship recipients for an all-expenses paid trip to a conference in Washington D.C. next month.

Post asks for moment of silence

GRANDVIEW - Grandview’s Fred E. Hayes Post 57 of the American Legion is requesting all Lower Valley citizens to observe a moment of silence at 11 a.m. on Veterans Day, Tuesday, Nov. 11.

Online payments OK’d

The city of Sunnyside now allows citizens to pay court fines for tickets online.

Combs off parks board

Sunnyside Mayor Jim Restucci this past Monday removed Patricia Combs from the city’s board of parks and recreation due to three unexcused absences.

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Former school librarian new assistant principal at Chief Kamiakin

Yvette Jaramillo is not a new face in the Sunnyside School District. She started her career as a fourth grade teacher at Outlook Elementary School more than 20 years ago.