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City OKs pay hikes

Grandview staff getting nearly $500K in raises

Top-level city workers are going to receive a total of nearly a half-million dollars in raises.

Sunnyside chamber to close

Groups needed to run future city festivals

Closing the local Chamber of Commerce is the focus of a meeting this afternoon.

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Sweet sounds of music

Audrey Belt and Mark Baysinger, also known as American Honey, entertain last night during Tuesday Tunes at Centennial Square in Sunnyside.

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Longtime employee retires

Mayor Jim Restucci presents longtime Sunnyside public works employee Robert Cavasos a certificate of appreciation for 41 years of service during Monday night’s City Council meeting.

Men rescued near Bumping Lake

Two men are safe and unharmed after the U.S. Army rescued them yesterday near Bumping Lake.

Council tables annexation

Residents air concerns about proposal

After a two-hour public hearing, the City Council opted to wait two weeks before deciding on a controversial annexation request.

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Group prays for Orlando victims

Church hosts community service

Prayers and reflection marked the atmosphere last night at a service for the victims of the shooting at Pulse Orlando in Orlando, Fla.

Local man pleads guilty

Resident agrees to 22 months for eluding officers

A local man agreed to serve 22 months in prison for crimes committed on Jan. 28.

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Prosser High School celebrates class of 2016

A total of 209 graduates walk in ceremony

The class of 2016 is preparing for the future beyond high school.

Former PTA head files guilty plea in theft

Local woman ordered to pay more than $25,000

A woman charged with embezzling will have to pay a school more than $25,000 in restitution.

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Grass, sagebrush fire closes state highway

Crews still mopping up 300-acre blaze

Officials are trying to determine what caused a brush fire yesterday that burned 300 acres and closed state Highway 241 for four hours.

Local school seeking new top educator

Dykstra stepping down after 17 years

A local district is searching for a new superintendent for the first time this century.

Prosser man indicted on federal charges

Former teacher faces Aug. 15 trial for child pornography

A former Granger elementary school teacher has been formally indicted on five federal charges.

Mabton to pay fees for fired employee

Employment arbitration hearing set for tomorrow

A former employee is one step closer to concluding his disputes with the city.

Sunnyside sets June temperature record... again

National Weather Service issues alert

Early June is proving to be hotter than normal for the second year in a row.