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Our state’s farms provide much more than food

We live in a wonderfully productive area.

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Fixing Congress

These are hard times for Congress.

Logo a go-go

Branding is key for all entities, whether public or private, for-profit or non-profit.

Microlending: helping the world $25 at a time

I received an email Monday morning that told me I have about $12 in a special online account.

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Year four of Obamacare: delayed deadlines

As we near the fourth anniversary of President Barack Obama signing his signature health care law, residents in Central Washington and throughout the country are now feeling the pains and unintended consequences of Obamacare.

Dental delight

Herb walked into O’Dontal Dental the other day, holding his hand against a swollen face. He hadn’t even made an appointment to see Perry first, and it became obvious why he hadn’t.

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Men... your love life needs a pick-up truck

There’s a reason why American men drive big pick-up trucks: women dig them.

Happy Pi Day!

It’s March 14, better known to nerds like me as 3.14, which is the start of the value of the mathematical term π, also known as pi and pronounced the same as “pie.”

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And the Effie goes to…

Last Saturday the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce held its annual Spirit of Sunnyside awards banquet and a week prior to that we had the Academy Awards.

Stories from our earliest days

From the 1889-90 Legislative Manual of Washington we learn that the oldest person in the state had just passed away.

Taxation without representation

I see our legislators are wanting to add another tax to all Washington state vehicle registrations to pay for another ferry. All residents would be required to pay this tax so that Seattle can have another ferry to use.

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IRS scandal: nothing to see here…

During the March 5, 2014 House Oversight Committee hearing, former IRS official Lois Lerner invoked the Fifth Amendment…again. If it were not for being a part of the most “transparent” administration, one might think she had something to hide.

1954: Polio vaccine tested in Sunnyside

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

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American people deserve timely and honest answers

A common concern I hear from many Central Washington residents is the direction that this White House is headed. Like you, I have serious concerns about the ongoing abuse of power by President Obama.