Daily limits on salmon increased on mainstem parts of Columbia River

As of today (Friday), anglers will be able to retain eight salmon, including up to six adult sockeye salmon, in the mainstem portions of the Columbia River above Priest Rapids Dam.

Grizzlies compete at Selah tourney

...with spring in their steps

SELAH – Fielding a youth movement of primarily freshmen, sophomores and even a seventh grader, the Sunnyside Grizzly 17U summer baseball team is playing with spring in mind.

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Horsemen visit Sunnyside to raise money to fight cancer

Riders from all over the Yakima Valley turned out for the fourth annual Sort 4 the Cause fundraiser held at Sunnyside’s Specks Arena this past weekend.

Chinook fishing underway on Klickitat, Wenatchee rivers

Anglers hoping to catch chinook salmon on the Wenatchee or Upper Klickitat rivers are in luck as the spring chinook salmon season has opened.

Free fishing June 7-8

Each year, thousands of Washingtonians go fishing – legally – without a license.

Co-ed softball tourney on tap

Time to dust off the old catcher’s mitt and bat.

Youth soccer program sign-ups tonight

Sunnyside’s youth soccer program did not have a season last year because of a lack of volunteers, according to Lower Yakima Valley Youth Soccer Association President Tyler Everett.

Tacoma man cribbage champion

Tacoma’s Mills Brubaker won top honors at the Washington State Open 2014 Cribbage Championships.

Spring chinook season on lower Columbia extended

Starting today, May 15, anglers will have another full month to catch hatchery-reared spring chinook salmon and steelhead on the lower Columbia River under an agreement reached by fishery managers from Washington and Oregon.

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Grandview tennis teams lose to Othello 5-0

GRANDVIEW – It was not the best day for Grandview High School tennis, with both boys and girls teams losing 5-0 to Othello in Tuesday action on the Grandview home court.

Men’s softball tourney results

A total of eight men’s softball teams competed at the Cinco de Mayo softball tourney in Sunnyside last weekend.

Spring chinook season extended

The sportfishing season for spring chinook salmon on the lower Columbia River will re-open for two days this week under an agreement reached by fishery managers from Washington and Oregon.

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Wanapum Dam issue leads to fish transport

Plan will truck spring chinook

As construction workers race against the clock to make fish ladders at Wanapum Dam operational, state fishery managers are standing ready with an alternate plan to move spring chinook salmon up the Columbia River.

State adopting new hunting rules

The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission took action last week to expand the number of big-game hunting permits available this year and reduce the cost of several types of permits.