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Nouvella scholarship winners

Nouvella Club members Peggy Romfo (L) and Letha Grubb (R) presented $500 scholarships to (L-R) Hanna Peters of Prosser High School, Annie Brouwer of Sunnyside Christian High School, Payton Sample of Sunnyside High School and Cheree LaPierre of Sunnyside High School at Thursday’s club luncheon.

Rec activities on summer agenda at Sunnyside parks

Sunnyside Parks and Recreation Coordinator Megan Razey said she has been busily planning a number of activities for the summer months.

‘Fallen Heroes 5K’ to debut in Sunnyside July 4

Meandering its way up and down the streets of Sunnyside, the inaugural Fallen Heroes 5K will be held Saturday, July 4.

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Lower Valley groups receive casino grants

Groups across the Lower Valley received more than $900,000 from Legends Casino as part of its annual Yakama Cares and Community Impact Fund programs.

Sunnyside City Council Agenda

Tuesday, May 26, 2015, 6:30 p.m. at the Sunnyside Law & Justice Center

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New homes going up in Sunnyside

Catholic Charity Housing has started to prepare lots for 38 new homes next to the Bi-Mart store in Sunnyside, the second phase of an existing development.

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Sunnyside’s creative side emerges at arts commission meeting

The Sunnyside Arts Commission wants to better highlight the community’s art and artists.

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Dairy royalty

The Yakima Valley Dairy Ambassador team for the coming year includes Ambassador Jessica Stoutjesdyk, and alternates Natalie Bangs and Katelyn Banks.

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Sunnyside High School accredited

Sunnyside High School has received its accreditation for the next six years from the Association of Educational Service Districts of the State of Washington.

Girls State delegates set

Grandview’s Fred E. Hayes Unit of the American Legion Auxiliary announced its final roster of delegates for Evergreen Girls State, to be held the week of June 14 at Central Washington University.

First well tests completed

The Lower Yakima Valley Groundwater Advisory Committee recently shared sampling results with those who participated last year in an assessment survey of wells with a high risk for contamination.

Personnel changes OK’d

Several personnel changes were approved Monday by the Grandview School Board during the consent agenda portion of the meeting.

Port, Roza plan meeting

During comments at the Port of Sunnyside commissioners’ meeting Monday night, Executive Director Jay Hester said he will be meeting with Roza Irrigation District officials about the port leasing irrigation water to Roza farmers this summer.

Executive session held

Port of Sunnyside commissioners met in executive session this past Monday, to discuss legal and real estate issues.

Preschool teacher to be honored

Bethany Christian Preschool will be honoring teacher Lori VerMulm on Thursday, May 28, after the graduation ceremony for four-year-olds at 6:30 p.m.