Daily Sun brings home state newspaper awards

Twelve current, former staffers win honors

Current and former Daily Sun staffers brought home numerous small-newspaper awards Friday night for their work last year.

Chief goes from fired to hired

Wapato hires Zillah’s ousted top cop

A fired police chief went to work for a neighboring city three days after pocketing 10 weeks severance pay.

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Local honors his Dad, one gourd at a time

Jack O’Lanterns to raise funds for Partida scholarships

A local man is carving pumpkins to remember his father and raise funds for a scholarship in his honor.

Police make luring arrest

Suspect still sought in kidnapping attempt

A local man was in Yakima County Superior Court on Friday after he was accused of trying to lure a 13-year-old girl into his car.

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Red and Black Friday in Sunnyside

Fashion Corner Manager Rosa Calva, background, and store employee Kayla Esqueda arrange a special display of red and black dresses yesterday in anticipation of today’s Red and Black Friday in Sunnyside.

Feds, Roza sign deal

A local irrigation district and federal agency signed an agreement to seek funding for water storage.

Deputies use taser after chase in Granger

Loaded gun found in suspect’s car

A Yakima man faces multiple charges after a high-speed chase yesterday on a local rural road.

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Changing landscape in Granger

A dramatic makeover is under way in Granger, where crews are building a new gym addition to the high school.

Sunnyside police make arrest in fraud case

Prosser woman charged in alleged scheme

A Prosser woman is accused of participating in a check-cashing scheme.

Local arrested after contact with girl

Grandview man taken into custody Sunday

A local man is accused of grooming a seven-year-old girl for immoral purposes.

Committee makes choice to head Cinco de Mayo

Longtime Miss Cinco de Mayo organizer recommended

A former pageant organizer is being recommended to head the city’s biggest festival.

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Accusations fly in Mabton meeting

Mayor promises expose after rejection

The mayor is threatening to uncover wrongdoing by the City Council after it failed to appoint him city administrator last night.

Schools officials to discuss pot sales

Board to review marijuana moratorium

The School Board will discuss a possible citywide moratorium on recreational marijuana retailers when it meets tonight.

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Pavement progresses

A crew from Luther Oil Company began work yesterday to replace pavement on Dayton Drive in Sunnyside.

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City digs out from Sunday storm

Roadside partially gives way

City residents and officials are recovering from heavy rains late Sunday and early Monday.