Meeting continued to Aug. 21
The calendar may say August, but officials with the Sunnyside Valley Irrigation District are already thinking October.
Their work may be more encouragement than edict, but Sunnyside’s Downtown Improvement Group (DIG) is making a difference.
Former Hogue winemaker eyes old Sunnyside building
It’s nearly time to turn on the Water Works.
You may remember a few weeks ago I shared a little incident on our street out in front of our home, in which city work crews without warning started hacking at our tree.
“She told me she wanted to be a cop…and I thought this would be perfect,” Amelia Jensen says of daughter Lily’s participation this week in a two-day CSI camp in Sunnyside.
Danny Zavala and Lupe Maldonado are both Mabton natives and work for the Sunnyside School District.
Seven state legislators have inserted themselves into the ongoing debate about allegations involving Planned Parenthood’s reported efforts to sell the body parts of aborted fetuses.
In the end, it was more about clarifying than canceling fireworks.
Superintendent questions role of school board
With Sun Valley Elementary School Principal Janie Hernandez taking a medical leave of absence this coming school year, the kindergarten building will see two interim administrative changes.
Ground breaking could start soon on construction of a new replacement building for Sunnyside’s Washington Elementary School.
“It’s really about the process, not setting standards.”
I’m putting them on my salad, my burgers, popping them like happy pills.
It was a slam dunk decision…but with all kinds of unknowns for farmers.
For 12’s everywhere 2015 is the summer of Russell.
Yakima County voters not only see ballots in the mail…they see a big ballot with every click on the county elections website.
Five years ago Dani Martinez was a supervisor at Arby’s when it closed in Sunnyside.
Seahawks QB Russell Wilson was a junior in college and Instagram was an unknown start-up in 2010.
The state legislature’s longest session in history may have wrapped up nearly two weeks ago...but the impacts are still being felt.
I do a lot of walking, both for my job and as a way to help keep the weight off.
State legislators made history - both good and bad - during the session that wrapped up last Friday.
In its final weekend of play for the summer exhibition baseball season, the Sunnyside Grizzlies doubled their season’s win total at the East Valley Red Hawk Classic.
Street improvements in Sunnyside, Granger and Grandview supporting new businesses – and jobs – ranging from a truck stop to a blueberry packing plant to an electrical store.
An early 4-0 lead wasn’t enough as the Sunnyside Grizzly summer baseball team fell 13-7 at home to the Selah-based Pepsi Pak select team.
On Independence Day we were captives in our own home.
A record-setting southpaw for the WSU Cougar baseball team, Joe Pistorese was recently selected in the 17th round by the Seattle Mariners during Major League Baseball’s amateur draft.
Nearly 50 years ago Ron Van Gundy started working with the Roza Irrigation District.
Posting a record of 120-55 in seven seasons as Granger’s varsity boys basketball coach, Miguel Bazaldua will share his expertise next week during a summer hoop camp.
Taking a cue from fire-ravaged Wenatchee to the north, Mabton has banned fireworks for this July 4 celebration.
First units could be available by end of year
Three months in and work is already a little ahead of schedule on Rainier Court, the Sunnyside Housing Authority’s newest development.
STANFIELD, ORE. – After a competitive 7-3 loss to Riverside/Irrigon, the Sunnyside Christian High School summer baseball team fell 13-2 to host Stanfield, Ore.
The mercury is expected to top triple digits today, Friday, and well into next week.
We were at the coast last week and I returned to work a couple of days ago to find an e-mail from acting state auditor Jan Jutte.
A desire to keep others safe has resulted in a summer job for Tyler Hunsaker, now in his first season as a lifeguard at Sunnyside’s city pool.
CenturyLink Field, WSU’s Martin Stadium and Zaepfel Stadium are just three of the many venues in this state utilizing field turf.
Visiting Naches broke out the bats Tuesday night in earning a doubleheader sweep at Sunnyside Christian.
The more Port of Sunnyside officials fine-tune operations of the port district’s anaerobic digester, the more options bubble to the surface.
The friendly confines of home weren’t enough for Sunnyside Christian’s summer baseball team in a pair of losses Monday to Tri-Cities Prep.
“Orange Bell,” the label declared in large letters.
Early release of some prison inmates and a complete shutdown of state parks are among possible impacts if lawmakers don’t approve a budget by June 30.
Fresh off a State quarterfinals appearance, the host Stanfield, Ore. prep baseball team proved too much for Sunnyside Christian Thursday night.
A three-year accountability audit of the Grandview School District showed it is in compliance with state laws and policies.
Flush with nearly 10,000 acre-feet of water from the Sunnyside Valley Irrigation District, Roza irrigators have a bit more reason for hope during this summer’s drought.
Summer weather is here. Time to throw open the windows in the mornings and evenings to enjoy cool breezes while they’re available.
You get paid by the piece on your farm job.
MABTON – Grandview native Walt Bratton starts work June 29 as Mabton’s city clerk/treasurer/administrator.
A year after celebrating its 50th anniversary, Port of Sunnyside officials last Friday commemorated another milestone with a dedication ceremony for its new, $8 million anaerobic digester.
Grandview High School’s 155 graduates weren’t the only ones last Saturday ending one chapter and beginning another.
GRANDVIEW – For the second time in less than a week, Sunnyside Christian’s pitching depth proved too much for Grandview in a sweep of the Greyhounds on Monday.
MABTON – The 49-member strong class of 2015 at Mabton High School could point to plenty of accomplishments and memories.