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Changes in meeting time

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.

Leaders to be feted

The Community awards banquet and auction will be held Jan. 29 at the Walter Clore wine and Culinary Center, 2140 Wine Country Road.

Topic: high density zones

High Density zones will be the main topic Thursday when the Prosser Planning Commission meets at 6 p.m.

Darigold adds new product

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.

Council to fill open seat

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.

Meeting dates moved up

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.

Special meeting on high school

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.

City settles with alien

The city of Spokane and an illegal alien have reached a settlement over police having detained him following a vehicle crash because he was illegally in the U.S.

Bill bans therapy

A Senate bill banning the practice of conversion therapy on gay minors was scheduled to be a topic of a hearing today (Thursday).

Nabbed for carrying

A female inmate in the Yakima County Jail is facing a drug-related charge after a strip search resulted in a baggie of alleged methamphetamine protruding from her vagina being found.

Count date for homeless

The 2018 Yakima County Homeless Census, also known as “Point in Time,” will take place Jan. 25 at various locations throughout the county.

Police arrest 7 over 3 days

Police arrested seven people for various infractions, including car theft, from Jan. 5-7.

Two steal a donation box

Toppenish Police arrested two men for stealing a donation box early Monday morning.

Stage 1 burn ban in place

The existing burn ban in Yakima County was downgraded from stage 2 to 1 yesterday. Under a Stage 1, the use of certified wood stoves, pellet stoves and other certified wood-burning devices is allowed. All outdoor burning is prohibited throughout Yakima County.

Police pay on agenda

Police salaries for 2018 will be on the agenda when the Granger City Council meets at 7 tonight in City Hall. The council saw only the sergeant salary at its last meeting in 2017.

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