Pass the biscuits, please

Steve will have Thanksgiving dinner over at Doc’s and Mrs. Doc’s this year, and any number of his friends are grateful for that. Steve is one heckuva cowboy and trainer of young colts, and a good friend to all, but he’d never make it as a dinner host.

Reserve your garden plot now


Sunnyside Community Garden has ended its first season and it was a success!

The true holiday of guilt

The autumn dark is lengthening, which means the English-speaking, Judeo-Christian holiday season is about to split open wider than a crocodile mouth at the bottom of a baby duckling water slide.

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1964: Kupp outstanding rookie for Dallas Cowboys

A look back in time from the files of the Sunnyside Daily Sun News and Sunnyside Sun

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In service to others

Some wear the title of “Christian” as a badge of honor, others wear it as a shield and a few live their lives as an example without boasting.

Remembering an old flame

The recent spate of house fires we’ve had in the Lower Valley stirs memories of an experience Joni and I had one winter while living in South Cle Elum.

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Congressional mailbag

As my time representing you in Congress winds down, I want to take this opportunity to provide answers to some questions that I have been hearing from my constituents.

There’s plenty of fine dining to be had right here

I usually don’t spend a lot of time in Mabton, but I had a chance last week to not only get down there for a city council meeting, but also to drop in at the Stop ‘n’ Go for dinner before the meeting started.

We need to change the way we elect our Supreme Court justices

When the 2014 election is certified, only one of the nine justices on the Washington State Supreme Court will be from Eastern Washington, Justice Debra Stephens.

Survey will help determine why voters rejected levy


On behalf of the Sunnyside Youth, Education and Schools (YES) Committee, we wish to thank all of those who supported our effort to provide our community’s students with safe and adequate sports facilities.

Important we maintain traditions


Thank you to Commander Troy Monholland and members of Sunnyside American Legion Post 73 for honoring Veterans Day at the correct time: the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month… and conducting the ceremony at a visible location in the city.

Inhumane treatment


Someone threw a kitten out of a moving car at an intersection here in town. The black kitten, about two months old, sat dazed in the street.

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1944: Miller fights Germans in Italy

A look back in time from the files of the Sunnyside Daily Sun News and Sunnyside Sun

Helping day... nothing like it

Windy looked out the window. A great day for helping.

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Up in smoke

I admit it: I feel sorry for cigarette and cigar smokers these days.