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Golf tourney to benefit hospital

All proceeds for construction of new hospital

The Sunnyside Community Hospital Foundation is hosting its sixth annual Golf “Fore” Health golf tournament on Oct. 6 at Black Rock Creek Golf Course.

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Business to partner with schools

Students would see their future in real world

Speaking to business leaders at a special luncheon yesterday, school district officials laid out a plan for involving business owners and professionals in the education of community students.

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Making cow feed

Corn growers all over The Yakima Valley are chopping field corn for silage for the many dairies and feedlots that dot the region.

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Website: Ross to open locally Oct. 7

Sunnysiders finally get their chance to shop

Ross Stores Inc. will open two stores nearly 600 miles apart Oct. 7.

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And the bands played on

Monday night football brought out local high school bands.

Outlook man injured in crash

An Outlook man was injured after he fell asleep at the wheel and flipped his car about half a mile west of here on Interstate 82 early yesterday morning.

Man escalates call and attacks police

Strikes, kicks police officers

A man who escalated a domestic violence incident into resisting arrest, assault on an officer and obstructing an officer made his first appearance in Yakima County Superior Court yesterday.

Air quality declines, again

Air quality in the Yakima Valley has deteriorated again but, according to the Yakima Regional Clean Air Agency, it could be a brief downturn.

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SUV hits Prosser school bus

Students were not injured in the crash

Students headed for school were not injured yesterday when their bus was rear-ended by a SUV.

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So, we don’t forget

In honor of Patriots Day, the Sunnyside American Legion Post No. 73 replaced the American flag at Sunnyside Assisted Living center on Ida Belle Road.

Neighbor douses fire, saves house

Fire officials: Quick action minimizes flame damage

Quick action by a neighbor minimized the damage that could have occurred at a woman’s home Sunday morning.

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Farm laborers wanted

Figures mirror last year’s area labor shortage

There is a shortage of farm laborers again in the Yakima Valley as hops and fall fruit harvests compete for workers.

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New Holiday Inn Express opens

The mayor, the chamber of commerce and community princesses gathered with officials and employees yesterday to celebrate the opening of Holiday Inn Express with a ribbon cutting.

Clore Center creates wine festival

The Clore Center, known for promoting the quality and variety of Washington Wine, has designed a new event – Lemtoberfest – for that purpose.

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Jaws of Life frees driver

Isuzu Rodeo lodges under trailer on state Highway 22

A Grandview motorist was seriously injured when his SUV rear-ended an 18-wheeler at about 3 p.m. yesterday on state Highway 22.