Local gets nearly 14 years for robbery

Sunnyside man pleaded guilty to charges

A local man will serve 13 years and 10 months in jail for a roadside robbery last July.

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Local steel company comes full circle

Curfman returns to custom manufacturing

A company that has undergone a number of changes is back doing what it does best — steel fabrication.

Street celebration

City of Wapato and Valicoff Fruit representatives celebrate a newly-paved road at North Wasco Avenue.

West Nile virus found in Yakima County

Infection reported earlier than 2015

The West Nile virus has made its debut in Yakima County this year, nearly three months earlier than in 2015.

The heat is on

Sunnyside may reach record highs Sunday and Monday

Temperatures are expected to soar into the triple digits Sunday, possibly setting records locally.

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Commencing commencement season

Compass High School’s graduating class of 2016 marches to the stage at Grandview’s Country Park last night during commencement exercises.

Sunnyside to revisit retail marijuana

Yakima’s change prompts local review

The City Council in July will revisit its ban on the production, processing and sale of marijuana.

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Golden Grizzlies

Sunnyside High School Assistant Principal James Wise and teacher Pete Marquez receive Golden Grizzly trophies yesterday during the high school’s “moving up” ceremony.

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Sunnyside on its way to ‘City of Flags’

Community businessmen aid downtown display project

Thanks to a donation from Valley Hills Funeral Home owner David Humpherys, the community is one step close to becoming a “City of Flags.”

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Port of Sunnyside to celebrate winery progress

Water works site to host district’s annual event

The conversion of an abandoned city building into a winery is the focus of the Port of Sunnyside’s annual luncheon tomorrow.

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Granger builds a dinosaur

City to complete 32nd statue on Saturday

Creating the city’s annual dinosaur doesn’t happen on one sun-splashed Saturday.

Teacher facing federal charges

Child pornography case moves to U.S. court

A Prosser man is now facing a federal charge for child pornography.

Graduation season gets started tomorrow

Five ceremonies planned for Friday night

The Lower Yakima Valley will have all sorts of choices for “pomp and circumstance” this Friday with five graduation ceremonies that night.

Panel's report chides clerk

Findings indicate Riddle could be held in contempt

Unfair labor practices, incomplete court dockets, delayed payments and isolation are among an independent panel’s findings about the Yakima County Clerk’s Office.

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Keeping their eye on the ball

Sammy Blankenship (back) of Titanes sprints to take the ball away from the Dynamic defender during yesterday’s game.