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Wildfire claims more than 1,000 acres

Firefighters wrapping up this morning

Fire crews today are mopping up from a wildfire that has burned 1,300 acres.

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Yakima Valley women head to national convention

Democrats select delegates for July event

Two Yakima County residents are among the state’s delegates bound next month for the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Penn.

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Partners buy Olsen Estates

Tasting room opens July 2

Two wineries will share one roof after buying Olsen Estates’ tasting room in April.

City looking for answers in wake of chamber closure

Future of Sunnyside events in limbo

As the county’s second largest city closes its Chamber of Commerce, the search is on for someone to fill the void.

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Rain doesn’t dampen civic spirit

Yakima Valley celebrates under cloudy skies

Three Lower Yakima Valley cities didn’t let rain dampen community spirit during festivals on Saturday.

Sunnyside chamber winding down

Local group facing another federal tax issue

The Chamber of Commerce is closing, its members learned during a meeting yesterday.

Outlook woman backing Sanders at state convention

Democrats convene in Tacoma

At least one local Democrat still feels the Bern.

Sunnyside chamber to close

Groups needed to run future city festivals

Closing the local Chamber of Commerce is the focus of a meeting this afternoon.

Council tables annexation

Residents air concerns about proposal

After a two-hour public hearing, the City Council opted to wait two weeks before deciding on a controversial annexation request.

District to review ‘wonderings’

Board to look at health center, partnerships

Partnerships and a “leadership vacuum” are among the items the school board plans to review with new Superintendent Kevin McKay.

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