In action yesterday, Monday, SVID’s board approved the emergency purchase of an electric 200-horsepower pump motor.
Following their regular monthly meeting yesterday, Monday, SVID’s board met in executive session for about 20 minutes to discuss pending litigation.
A dry July brought no better news for Yakima Valley irrigators.
PROSSER – The next Christian Women’s Connection meeting at the Barn Restaurant in Prosser is planned for Tuesday, Aug. 18.
In response to a letter from Republican legislators seeking to halt state funding for Planned Parenthood, Gov. Jay Inslee has backed the national organization.
UNION GAP – The Yakima Valley Genealogical Society Library at 1901 S. 12th Ave. in Union Gap will host a series of research classes starting next month.
MABTON - The city of Mabton’s wastewater treatment plant recently received the 2014 “Wastewater Treatment Plant Outstanding Performance Award” from the state’s Department of Ecology.
Sunnyside’s Fraternal Order of Eagles has filled its officer positions for the 2015-16 year.
GRANDVIEW - The Grandview Post of the American Legion has announced its officers for the 2015-16 year.
The Washington State Department of Agriculture has confirmed five new cases of West Nile virus in horses
State fishery managers are working to minimize the effects of drought on fish at hatcheries across Washington state.
GRANDVIEW – The Port of Grandview commissioners at a special meeting held last Thursday passed a motion to support FruitSmart’s petition to the city of Grandview.
The Sunnyside High School class of 1975 will be having its 40th class reunion Friday and Saturday, Sept. 25-26.
Yakima County Commissioners Rand Elliott, Mike Leita and Kevin Bouchey will accept public comments regarding proposed amendments to the county’s water systems rules and regulations on Tuesday, Aug. 4.
Girl Scout Troop 4513 of Sunnyside is getting into the Christmas spirit early this year. That’s according to Maelynn Lehman, one of the troop members.