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Elementary school rebuild could be underway next week

Ground breaking could start soon on construction of a new replacement building for Sunnyside’s Washington Elementary School.

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Sunnyside schools experience principal shift

Superintendent questions role of school board

With Sun Valley Elementary School Principal Janie Hernandez taking a medical leave of absence this coming school year, the kindergarten building will see two interim administrative changes.

Mabton City Council Agenda

Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at Mabton City Hall

Stormwater, wastewater permit fee changes on table

The Washington State Department of Ecology is proposing changes to stormwater and wastewater discharge permits.

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Students volunteer to attend summer school in Grandview

Summer school is something most students wouldn’t volunteer to take part in, but in Grandview that’s exactly what’s been happening.

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Other projects on drawing board following downtown revitalization work

Sunnyside’s downtown revitalization project is complete except for the last few pieces of paperwork, but city staff is still working on other projects.

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Hanging out

This small bat took time out from a hot summer day to rest on the north side of the Daily Sun News building in Sunnyside recently.

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Sunnyside ordinance for ‘Complete Streets’ puts city in running for millions in funding

“It’s really about the process, not setting standards.”

Sunnyside School Board Agenda

Monday, July 27, 2015, 810 E. Custer Ave., 7:30 p.m.

Christian women’s group to meet Aug. 18

“Come Fly Away with Me” is the theme of the next Christian Women’s Connection meeting at the Barn Restaurant in Prosser, planned for Tuesday, Aug. 18.

Class of 1970 plans reunion

The Sunnyside High School class of 1970 will hold its 45th reunion celebration Friday and Saturday, Aug. 14-15.

Marijuana eradication funds awarded to Sunnyside

The city of Sunnyside will receive $3,750 to aid law enforcement officers’ efforts in eradicating illegal marijuana plants.

Sunnyside schools open coaching positions to district classified staff

Following a request by their unions’ bargaining units, classified staff employees in the Sunnyside School District are now eligible to apply for coaching vacancies in the district.

Sunnyside City Council Agenda

Monday, July 27, 2015, 6:30 p.m. at the Sunnyside Law & Justice Center

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Renovations planned at city hall

A small but significant renovation will be completed in the next few months at Sunnyside’s city hall.