Chamber gets final $7,000 installment

The Sunnyside City Council voted 6-0 to give $7,000 in lodging tax funds to the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce for tourism promotion.

Council OK’s police guild agreement

The Sunnyside City Council approved a collective bargaining agreement with the Sunnyside Police Guild.

Jail still issue for city finances

Sunnyside Finance and Administration Services Director David Layden presented a budget update to the city council Monday night that includes a warning that the lack of prisoners is still a concern for the city’s jail budget.

Animal control alternatives discussed

The Sunnyside City Council started a discussion on the city’s animal control services at Monday night’s meeting.

Salary range increases for Sunnyside chiefs

The Sunnyside City Council on Monday approved an increase in the salary range for Sunnyside’s fire and police chiefs.

Personnel changes gain approval

The Mabton School Board approved several personnel changes at this past Monday’s meeting.

Mabton schools to get new security system

Using grant funding provided by the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction, the Mabton School District will spend more than $55,700 on a new security communications system called SafePointe.

Substitute teacher pay increase OK’d

A pay increase for substitute teachers in Mabton was approved by the school board at Monday’s meeting.