Order up

Grandview students Angel and Briana Damian and Harriet Thompson Elementary School Counselor Heather Judkins search for the Sunnyside McDonald’s customer whose order is ready.

Volunteers needed to clean up, paint homes

The Loving Sunnyside Initiative organization invites everyone to help paint and clean up six homes in Sunnyside on Saturday, April 18.

Relay for Life princesses being sought

Local girls are invited to participate in a special Princess of the Relay fundraiser being planned in conjunction with the 2015 American Cancer Society Lower Valley Relay for Life, to be held May 16-17 in Sunnyside.

Water system flushing slated for April 22-23

The city of Sunnyside will be flushing its water system on Wednesday, April 22, and Thursday, April 23, from 3 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Funding in place for water system upgrades in city of Mabton

The city of Mabton should have funding for upgrades to its water mains by Earth Day, April 22, according to engineer Dave VanCleve of Gray & Osborne, Inc.

Budget amendment OK’d for pool house improvements

The Grandview City Council last night approved an amendment to the 2015 capital improvement fund, adjusting its budget, for improvements to the pool house at the Grandview municipal swimming pool.

Sunnyside firm settles dispute with Ecology

Johnson Foods, a Sunnyside food processing company, has resolved alleged wastewater discharge violations and will participate in an environmental enhancement project to settle a penalty with the Washington Department of Ecology.

Fields of Cambodia, Vietnam an eye opener for S’side visitor

A two-week trip to Southeast Asia was an eye opener for Sunnyside’s Brian Campbell, who recently traveled to Vietnam and Cambodia.

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Frozen in line

Wheel lines seen along Allen Road near Sunnyside early this morning seem frozen in time after overnight temperatures dropped below freezing.

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1979 SHS grad bilingual educators’ artist of the year

Award winner will appear at Sunnyside art show

Consuelo Soto Murphy has gained local, state and national recognition for her original artwork.

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Vote of the people sought by council on marijuana issue

The second time may be a charm…but it might also take a third.

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Grants to provide Sunnyside with sidewalk, stormwater upgrades

During its meeting yesterday, Monday, the Sunnyside City Council’s subcommittee on public works was updated on a pair of grants to help the city’s infrastructure.

Farm event on tap

The second annual “Meet Your Farmer” day will be held Sunday, April 19, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Heavenly Hills Harvest Farm (762 S. Emerald Rd., Sunnyside).

City will re-open South Hill

Closed for nearly three years, South Hill Road in Sunnyside will re-open to traffic…but with changes to help protect residents in the area.