$95.5 million budget for Sunnyside schools

The Sunnyside School Board reviewed the 2014-15 budget one final time during a special meeting last night before unanimously approving it.

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Local family stars of reality TV show

Redwood Kings episode to air on Sept. 12

June 18 brought two new arrivals to the Brent and Erin Martin household on Sunnyside’s Scoon Road.

First day of school a smooth ride, according to Sunnyside principals

The first day of school in Sunnyside was one of the smoothest the principals of the district’s schools have ever experienced.

More kids in this state receiving recommended vaccines

Immunization rates for toddlers living in Washington state increased in 2013 from the previous year, according to the latest Centers for Disease Control and Prevention national immunization survey.

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YMCA summer camper thanks Rotary for experience

For Isaac Cendejas, swimming in Clear Lake on White Pass, camping out under the stars and making new friends at YMCA’s Camp Dudley was the summer camp experience of a lifetime.

Number of health plans being offered by state will nearly double this next year

OLYMPIA - The Office of Washington State Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler earlier this week approved 10 health insurers to sell 82 individual health plans inside Washington’s Exchange, Washington Healthplanfinder, next year.

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Miss Sunnyside candidate Itzel Justo-Garcia

Miss Sunnyside candidate Itzel Justo-Garcia loves the warm feeling she gets from helping people out and being involved in her community, and that has led her to seek the 2014-15 Miss Sunnyside crown.

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Firemen put out fence fire

Late Thursday afternoon, Sunnyside firemen responded to a report of a fence fire in the 200 block of Nicolai Avenue.


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Port district secures final loans for anaerobic digester construction

During a special meeting held yesterday (Wednesday), Port of Sunnyside Commissioners Jim Grubenhoff and Arnold Martin authorized Director Jay Hester to sign loan documents associated with Benton REA’s rural development loan grant program.

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Panda Bear instructor well on her way to earning college degree

Catalina Bazaldua is fulfilling an educational goal she once never thought possible.