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Ag worker stabs another

An agricultural worker was arrested early Wednesday after allegedly stabbing another man with sheers.

Airport board sets meeting

The Municipal Airport board will have a regular meeting Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at the Fire Station, 513 S. 8th St.

$5,000 bail in Benton City sex crime

A Benton City man arrested on child molestation charges by the Benton County Sheriff was arraigned yesterday in Benton County Superior Court.

Jobless rate increases

The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased slightly from 4.5 to 4.6 percent in August, primarily due to a jump in the state’s labor force.

Man injured in car crash

A Toppenish man was taken to Toppenish Community Hospital late Tuesday night following a crash on Interstate 82.

AWB Policy summit set

State and federal leaders will join Washington employers, college presidents and others at the Association of Washington Business’s 28th annual Policy Summit Sept. 19-21 at Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum.

Grape Society sets meeting

The Washington Grape Society will have its annual meeting and trade show here in Nov. 16-17.

Hirst call a loser – study

A new study pointing to a $7-billion-a-year problem for Washington state demonstrates the urgent need to overturn a state Supreme Court decision in an important water rights case, says state Sen. Tim Sheldon, D-Potlatch.

Model airplane fly-in slated

The Yakima Valley Aero Modelers will have their Fall Classic Model Airplane Fly-In this weekend at 3515 Cheyne Road, 3.5 miles north of Zillah.

Woman faces drug charges

A woman apprehended Sunday walking along Interstate 82 made a preliminary appearance yesterday in Yakima County Superior Court to face drug charges.

Stolen car leads to jail

A man who was apprehended Sept. 4 while driving a car stolen in Oregon made his preliminary appearance in Yakima County Superior Court on Monday.

Man arrested for assault

A man accused of beating his girlfriend Friday made his first appearance in Yakima County Superior Court on Monday.

Ammo funds on agenda

The City Council will consider authorizing the Police Department’s purchase of additional ammunition when it meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Prosser council meets tomorrow

The City Council meeting agenda for tomorrow evening is taken up by the consent agenda.

Gang talk set for tonight’s city meeting

Gang awareness and prevention are on the agenda for tonight’s City Council meeting at 6:30 in Council Chambers at Law and Justice Center, 401 Homer St.

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