Salmon numbers on the increase

The Columbia Basin’s 2015 salmon season ended with a remarkable 2.3 million adult salmon passing Bonneville Dam on their up-river migration.

Still time to register for jingle bell run

The Boy Scouts of America is accepting registrations for the annual Jingle Bell One Mile Fun Run, being held in conjunction with the Sunnyside Lighted Farm Implement Parade.

Viking Jamboree opens hoop season

The high school basketball season gets underway in earnest tomorrow, Saturday, when the Vikings host a jamboree.

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Vikings aim for first state hardware

The Viking girls basketball team came oh-so-close last year to earning the program’s first-ever state tournament trophy.

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Sunnyside family enjoys thankful hunt

There is plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving in the Amaro household.

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Eight key players return to the hardwood this season

Eight of nine Pirate girls know what it means to face some tough basketball opponents.

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Grizzlies toughen up

Ending last season with a 1-19 record, the Grizzlies have their work cut out for them in boys basketball.

Mt. Rainier opens winter operations

Although many park roads are closed to vehicle access for the winter, areas throughout Mt. Rainier National Park remain open for recreation.

Martinez tops forecast field

What a difference a week can make in football.

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CWAC wide open for Greyhounds

Finishing in the Top 4 of the Central Washington Athletic Conference standings is the goal for the Greyhounds boys basketball team this season.

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Grizzlies look to sustain momentum

Will lean on three returning players

With eight varsity players lost to graduation, the 2015-16 edition of the Sunnyside girls basketball team will look to new faces to sustain the program’s momentum.

Sunnyside League Bowling Report

WEEK #11

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Mabton eyes league title repeat

Doing the little things right is the key to the Vikings’ big dream of getting back to the state 2B boys basketball tournament.

State announces fishing closures

Sections of the upper Columbia River are closed to steelhead and rainbow fishing, according to the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife.

American Legion honors athletic, vocational scholars

The top vocational and athletic scholars for the first quarter of the 2015-16 school year were announced recently by Fred E. Hayes Post 57 of the American Legion.