All teens planning on turning out for one of the sports programs at Sunnyside High School during the 2015-16 academic year are being urged to attend a summer athletic retreat.
Friends and family members of Dora Quaempts are hoping to raise money to help the Toppenish-area woman meet medical expenses incurred from her treatment for pancreatic cancer.
The Yakima County Commission at this past Tuesday’s meeting presented certificates of appreciation to several state lawmakers for leadership during the 2015 legislative session that was held in Olympia.
At Tuesday’s meeting of the Yakima County commissioners, the city of Sunnyside was awarded partial funding for a LEAD task force detective.
In action on Tuesday, the Roza Irrigation District board approved a total of $2.9 million in capital project costs for the off-season later this fall and winter.
The third and final phase for construction of Roza’s Wasteway 5 Re-Regulation Reservoir took a step forward this past Tuesday when the district’s board of directors approved a move to advertise for bids.
In action this past Tuesday, the Roza Irrigation District board of directors approved a new accounting policies and procedures manual.
Roza Irrigation District Manager Scott Revell consults with a staff member during a presentation on Tuesday of this week, on proposed equipment purchases.
The Mabton City Council plans to hold its first budget workshop on Saturday, Aug. 29, from 8 to 11 a.m.
Mabton Police Chief Cas Cedillo is sworn in Tuesday night.
A citizen addressed the Mabton City Council Tuesday night about a problem caused by a January sewage back-up.
Mabton’s new city administrator has been finding small ways to save the city money, including renegotiating a contract for city uniforms that will save the city between $300 and $400 a month.
The Mabton City Council raised sewer rates for residents by $6 a month last Tuesday night.
The city of Mabton is considering a policy that would allow people some leeway in decorating headstones at the cemetery.
Public works employees in Mabton now have incentives to gain new skills.