County not seeking funds for flood victims

Commissioners, Honeyford differ on Outlook

County and state officials apparently aren’t seeing eye-to-eye on the community’s recent flood.

Prosser extends pot moratorium

Improper legal notice delays council action

The City Council will wait another four months before making a decision on possible changes on allowing retail marijuana stores.

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Quilting comfort

Eva Mitchell of Project Linus Yakima Valley shows quilting techniques during the group’s meeting yesterday at the Sunnyside Community Center.

Granger man charged in kidnapping

Local man’s bail set at $75,000

A local man will be arraigned March 28 after he allegedly threatened a man and held him at knife point.

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Prosser school bus driver target of concern

Billboards oppose gays, religions

School bus Dale Brown carries two billboards in his pick-up bed.

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Granger chamber presents awards

Kudos honor those building the future

The Chamber of Commerce on Saturday lauded community members for helping build the future through their dedication to students, academics, safety and enterprise.

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Sunnyside yard art

Work on Sunnyside’s Grandview Avenue to replace an irrigation line spills over on to residential yards in the area, where materials are also stored over night.

Retired brigadier general talks training

Toppenish native holds military honors

It isn’t often a local Rotary group invites a retired brigadier General to talk at 6:45 a.m.

Ecology to begin Outlook water sampling today

Bottled water order still in place

Officials with the state Department of Ecology are going door-to-door today collecting water samples from residents impacted by a berm breach on farmland at 431 Nichols Road last week.

School worker claims district banned her

Employee on paid leave after Facebook posts

An assistant school librarian contends the district has not only placed her on leave, but physically banned her from all school property.

Prosser plans action on marijuana

Retail ban one of three options on Tuesday

The City Council will consider three options for addressing the future of retail marijuana sales.

City Council opens door for expansion of district seats

Sunnyside to continue talks Monday

Council members have left the door open for a possible fifth district seat.

County investigating Horse Heaven Hills incident

Inconsistencies plague case

The Benton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident that required a local man to be airlifted Sunday from the Horse Heaven Hills.

Hearing seeks public comment on marijuana

Changes in state law prompt hearing

The City Council will have a public hearing tonight on possible changes to marijuana zoning regulations.

Prosser man unharmed in fire

Home, belongings are a total loss

A local man lost his belongings in a fire Saturday night.