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Community leaders urged to become everyday heroes

Childhood experiences focus of presentation

About 140 people turned out yesterday for the annual Key Leaders luncheon to learn ways to make the community better.

Attempted kidnapper sought

A 15-year-old girl is home safe after reporting a near kidnapping incident Wednesday.

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The boy who stole the hearts of Zillah fans

Moore’s football dream comes true

A video of Zillah High School senior Erik Moore hasn’t quite gone viral, but so it’s had more 64,500 views on Facebook.

Trial for former teacher reset again

Attorneys will try to reach plea for second time

The case against a former Grandview High School physical education teacher and track coach charged with exploiting a minor and three other charges was continued again last Friday. Zachary Joseph Sybouts, 27, was in Yakima County Superior Court for a hearing before Judge Kevin S. Naught, who agreed to continue the case.

Math club brings home hardware

Since forming last year, the Sunnyside High School math club has been on a mission to collect top honors at each outing.

‘Obamacare’ enrollment for 2018 begins

Insurance plans available on Internet site

The open-enrollment period to purchase health insurance on the federal marketplace began Wednesday. Folks in Washington state can find a state-based health plan on the Washington health plan finder website.

Mabton police taser man in domestic assault

Man arrested after attacking mom, sister

A local man wanted on a warrant for escaping corrections was apprehended by city police who tasered him following a domestic altercation Halloween night.

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‘The Bell’ is back

Taco Bell is back.

Lower Yakima Valley’s first snow may fall this weekend

Temperatures to drop nearly 20 degrees

Lower Yakima Valley residents could see their first snowfall of the year this weekend.

Former teacher gets 27-year prison sentence

A former Prosser teacher is sentenced to 27 years in prison and is required to register as a sex offender.

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Firefighters get SCBA training

Training begins tomorrow on the use of 103 state of the art self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) units, thanks to a large federal grant awarded the Yakima County Fire District No. 5 in 2016.

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Grandview leader earns lifetime honors

Cus Arteaga honored by funding council

A man wearing two hats for his city has received recognition for his dedication.

Trail leads to another man’s arrest

Patrol connects Jose Alvarez to shootout

Detectives following the escape route yesterday of three men involved in last week’s shootout with a Washington State Patrol trooper have made a fourth arrest.

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Costume winner

Ariana Saenz, 4, of Sunnyside was chosen from among more than 35 0-5 year olds as the winner of the Community Center Carnival costume contest Tuesday.

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Co-op coloring

Carefully adding color to their white pumpkins at the Bleyhl Co-op Dia de Los Muertos pumpkin decorating party are Colin Ferguson, 9, and Samuel Blom, 5, both of Prosser.