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Assistant being sought

With administrative assistant Angela Smith tendering her resignation, the Port of Sunnyside is looking to hire a replacement.

Port plans improvements

In discussions last Monday, Port of Sunnyside commissioners learned that the port’s former office on Seventh Street in downtown Sunnyside needs to be painted.

Sale approved

In action last Monday, Port of Sunnyside commissioners approved the sale of land with a home and shop at 2371 Murray Rd. to Monica Jane Veiga.

Jr. Indelook Club meeting next Tuesday

The Jr. Indelook Club will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, April 14, at the home of Diana Mae Monroe in Sunnyside.

Lamb shearing available this Saturday

TOPPENISH – FFA and 4-H youngsters raising lambs for the Central Washington Junior Livestock Show in Toppenish are invited to a lamb shearing this Saturday, April 11, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the livestock show fairgrounds, 509 S. Division St. in Toppenish.

Retire-rehire policy revised

YAKIMA – Yakima County commissioners this past Tuesday revised the county’s retire-rehire policy to include Public Employees Retirement System plans two and three.

NW Healing Spirit Expo this weekend

KENNEWICK – The Divine Fellowship, founded by Janice and Phil Lynch, is spearheading this coming weekend’s NW Healing Spirit Expo.

Executive session held

Following its regular monthly meeting yesterday, Tuesday, the SVID board of directors held an executive session to discuss pending litigation.

SVID denies Vlieger claim

In action yesterday, Tuesday, the SVID board of directors denied a claim for damages submitted by Don Vlieger, owner of the Sunnyside Inn Bed and Breakfast.

Roza board of directors receives basin update

During its regular monthly meeting yesterday, Tuesday, the Roza Irrigation District board of directors received an update on the Yakima Basin integrated plan to boost fish habitat and water storage.

Arbor Day, grandparent celebration set

The future home of the Grandview Dog Park will be a place of celebration on Wednesday, April 8.

G’view bestows home of month honors for April

The April 2015 homes of the month for the city of Grandview were announced recently by the city’s parks and recreation department.