Prosser board to review school building options

District meeting with architect on Wednesday

A local school board is taking a step towards possible new construction.

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Water camp showcases H2O properties

How much water can a gummy bear soak up?

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Pausing to read

Washington Elementary School second grader Eliana Espinoza, 7, reads from one of her favorite books as friend Keiana Palomarez, 10, listens.

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WSU writing program among the nation’s best

University just one of seven in west honored

The writing program at Washington State University again has been named among the 21 best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

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Sunnyside becomes state’s drone-central for a day

Conference attracts state, local leaders

There was a buzz at the Community Center yesterday, both in the air and on the ground.

Local college receives grants

Focus will be math, sciences

A local two-year college plans on using federal dollars to create new scientists.

Pakistani women’s rights is topic

Khalida Brohi, a Pakistani activist for women’s rights, will present “The Solution is Education, Not Legislation” at 7 p.m. Sept. 28 on the local Washington State University campus.

From vet tech to welding wiz

When thinking about a career beyond high school, veterinary work sounds like a good idea.

College names summer grads

Yakima Valley College graduates for the summer quarter 2016 include the following Lower Yakima Valley individuals and their degrees by hometown:

College seeks ‘back flow’ cure

A move by legislators to reduce tuition a few years ago is hurting community colleges.

Sunnyside schools have new teachers

District introduces 47 new hires

Last week, all of the School District’s new teachers were introduced during opening ceremonies at the high school auditorium.


September 5-9, 2016

Sunnyside bell times changed

In an effort to relieve daily traffic congestion in school zones, the School District has implemented new start times at each of its nine schools.