The Sunnyside Planning Commission voted 3-2 last Tuesday night to approve a petition for annexation and forward it to the county’s boundary review board.
The Sunnyside Ministerial Association will sponsor a community Thanksgiving service again this year for local residents.
An agreement between the city of Grandview and the Yakima County Corrections Department was last Wednesday approved by the Grandview City Council.
Ensuring that local children have a festive Christmas is the goal of the Sunnyside Police Explorers’ annual toy drive.
The residents living at the Sunnyside Housing Authority homes at 1500 Federal Way in Sunnyside will host a crafts bazaar on Saturday, Dec. 6.
Yakima County’s 2015 budget was last week adopted by the commissioners.
“The Gift of Change” is the theme of the Lower Valley Christian Women’s Connection luncheon set for Tuesday, Dec. 9.
The Mabton City Council decided to buy back vacation time from Police Sgt. Cas Cedillo, per a request from Mabton Police Chief Rick Gutierrez.
The Mabton City Council last week approved a 2.5 percent increase in garbage rates.
Benton County’s maintenance shop will repair and maintain the city of Grandview’s fire apparatus.
The YV-TECH Center in Sunnyside will host an open house next Tuesday, Nov. 18.
The salaries for elected officials, the county attorneys and non-represented employees of Yakima County will increase in 2015.
The statewide WorkSource system is launching a new online tool this week that makes it easier for veterans and exiting service members to find jobs in Washington’s civilian workforce.
A special holiday service is being hosted by Smith Funeral Homes in Sunnyside this coming Friday at 6:30 p.m.