State reports county job losses

Yakima County’s unemployment numbers continue to rise.

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Project moving ahead

Sunnyside winemaker Co Dinn, left, explains the architect’s drawings of his future winery in the city’s old Water Works building after a luncheon Friday.

Clinic receives bronze honor

A Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic marketing campaign, “We treat all of you,” has earned a Bronze distinction from the Aster Awards.

Port okays closing delay

Port commissioners agreed to delay the closing deadline for a land purchase, but at least one is not happy about it.

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Clinic celebrates new construction

A fiesta theme was part of a clinic’s ribbon-cutting ceremony Saturday for a new facility.

New shops open

Several new shops have opened in the downtown corridor this month.

County taps local company

Yakima County is contracting with Lower Valley Fitness Club, Inc. for corporate membership at a cost of $500 per year.

Non-profit hires new legal chief

The Freedom Foundation has added a new leader for its legal team.

Employer opt-out review

The U.S. Department of Labor is investigating a new method for employers to opt out of workers’ compensation plans.

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Taking advantage of sunny weather

The crew from Pasco-based J.R Swigart Company are making the most of this week’s warm weather by repairing the roof of The Daily Sun’s office at 600 S. Sixth St.

Love’s seeks liquor permit

A national company’s hopes to open by the end of the year took another step last Thursday with a liquor application.

Wine tasting room adds food to its menu

Willow Crest Wine Estates’ Tuscan-themed tasting room now hosts Stella’s, a small cafe specializing in Spanish-style tapas.

Port finalizes land purchase

The local port made it official last night, finalizing a purchase of another downtown property.

Tour to tout valley ag, fair

A small contingent is headed to South Korea this week to help promote agricultural products of Central Washington.

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Winery celebrates Horse Heaven Hills mystique

14 Hands releases blend for Kentucky Derby

It seems appropriate that a winery featuring horses on its label bottled a special wine in honor of the 2016 running of the Kentucky Derby.