Grandview High School 1965 class reunion set for Oct. 10

The Grandview High School class of 1965 will have its 50th class reunion on Saturday, Oct. 10, at Snipes Mountain Brewery and Restaurant in Sunnyside.

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Farewell send-off

Retiring Sunnyside Daily Sun News publisher Tim Graff chats with fellow Kiwanian Dr. Glen Skinner during yesterday’s reception held at the local newspaper office.

Patriotic speech writing contest deadline nears

Sunnyview VFW Post #3482 is accepting entries for the 2015-16 VFW Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen scholarship competitions.

Grandview Port officials adopt nearly $1 million budget for next year

The Port of Grandview’s budget for 2016 will be smaller than it was this past year.

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Former newspaper reporter transitions to media contact

Amber Schlenker Betts has gone from being a beat reporter on the Sunnyside Daily Sun News staff to being a communications coordinator for the Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic’s health organization, with a couple of stops in between.

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Input sought on economic development ideas

New Vision representative Jean Brown knew Tuesday night’s Yakima County Development Association forum in Sunnyside might not attract many community members.

Sunnyside resolves teacher shortage

A home-grown movement is afoot to remedy a lack of teachers in the Sunnyside School District.

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Hospital groundbreaking held for new oncology center

Sunnyside Community Hospital dignitaries and guests broke ground Tuesday on the planned new oncology center.

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Summer wrap-up

Sunnyside’s summer fastpitch softball program – which this year drew the interest of about 70 girls - wrapped up the 2015 season a week and a half ago with a barbecue, as well as a throw, hit and run competition.

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Sheriff, county prosecutor make case to vote for sales tax

A lot is at stake, from a policing standpoint, when voters cast their ballots in the General Election.

DIG not digging vacant buildings

Sunnyside’s Downtown Improvement Group (DIG) asked for assistance from city council in gaining access to untenanted downtown buildings to improve the look of downtown.

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Brits hop the pond for the Valley’s hops

MABTON – The latest in a series of out-of-town guests at Hop Direct near Mabton breezed through here last Friday.

Sunnyside City Council Agenda

Monday, Sept. 28, 2015, 6:30 p.m. at the Sunnyside Law & Justice Center

Burn ban lifted

The Yakima County fire marshal last Friday removed the burn ban for all unincorporated areas of Yakima County.

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Prosser woman named as afterschool ambassador

Prosser native Beth Wyant has been named as an “Afterschool Ambassador” by the national Afterschool Alliance, a position that fits quite well with her job as the Northwest Community Action Center program coordinator.