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Groundwater review set

Groundwater tops the agenda for the county Planning Commission’s meeting from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Audit notes overcharges

Benton County officials overcharged departments a total of $165,368 for vehicle rentals in 2013.

Graffiti leads to charge

A local 14-year-old boy is accused of painting an obscene word, genitalia and racially-charged graffiti.

Meeting canceled

The city’s Parks and Recreation Commission canceled its meeting scheduled for yesterday due to lack of a quorum.

Two apply for board post

The district will have a choice when it comes to filling a vacant seat on the School Board.

Town hall planned

Three state legislators will have a telephone town hall with constituents later this month.

Council to review well

The City Council will review a well contract at 7 p.m. today in City Hall, 305 N. Main St.

Sen. King sets town hall talk

Sen. Curtis King and Reps. Norm Johnson and Gina McCabe will host a telephonic town hall from 6:30-7:30 p.m. March 28.

Crash injures local woman

A Sunnyside woman is recovering after a crash Sunday night.

Winds affect I-82 traffic

State transportation officials prohibited companies from moving mobile homes from the city to the Oregon state line Friday due to high winds.

Taylor tapped to negotiate

Rep. David Taylor has been selected as one of the negotiators for the House Republican Caucus on the McCleary education funding issue.

Civics test bill hearing set for tomorrow

A bill requiring students to pass a civics test before graduation will receive a full Education Committee hearing Tuesday.

Crash injures three

Three people are recovering from injures sustained in a crash Saturday night.

Hearing for Chandler bill

A public hearing is set for a Lower Yakima Valley lawmaker’s proposal on graduation requirements.

State finds class issues

The local School District offered career and technical education classes that did not have current state endorsements.

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