Sunnyside center to host businesses

Businesses are invited to a showcase event to see students in action at the local YV-Tech center, 437 Barnard Blvd.

State launches insurance stores

‘Storefronts’ to open Nov. 1

The state’s health benefit exchange is opening physical stores.

Conference planned

Networking and empowerment are two of the goals for a women in business conference Friday.

Agency seeks crop reports

Farm producers who file accurate and timely reports for all crops and land uses, including failed acreage, can prevent the potential loss of Farm Service Agency program benefits.

Gas prices increase

Mirroring a national trend, state and local gas prices increased for the first time in four months.

Jobless rate falls again in September

Preliminary estimates from the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics show Washington’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell again to 5.6 percent in September with the state adding 20,000 jobs.

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Sparks fly at the Water Works

A crew breaks up the old concrete pad behind the city’s former Water Works building at Fifth Street and Grant Avenue.

Darigold plant continues to grow

Expansion increasing productivity

Slices of fresh Darigold sharp white cheddar cheese were part of Tom Rouleau’s presentation yesterday to members of the Noon Rotary Club.

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Tending to the trellises

With the harvest complete, workers repair hop poles and trellises near Mabton.

Vote for your favorites in ‘Valley’s Finest’

Ballots due Oct. 31 in regional business survey

Where is the best place to get a great hamburger from Granger to Prosser?

Yakima County sees jump in farm jobs

Health services overtake manufacturing

Agriculture has strengthened its hold on Yakima County employment and health services now ranks second.

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Credit union celebrates special week

Customers will be treated to lunch, activities

Every day is special this week at Lower Valley Credit Union’s three branches.

Gas prices fall slightly

Average retail gasoline prices in Yakima County dropped by a penny since last week.

Contests seeks entries

Entries are being accepted for the seventh annual Enterprise Challenge.