Laura Gjovaag

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High school graduation requirements constantly changing

It’s not easy to graduate from high school... and starting in 2019, students will have to complete more credits to earn their diplomas.

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Putting trust in God is an ongoing process

Despite a life-changing realization that helped her deal with her husband’s death, Tanja Gorham said she still has times when she forgets to place her trust in God.

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County wants public input on growth plan

UNION GAP – The Yakima County Planning Commission is looking to the future. A full 26 years into the future, to be exact.

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School bus driver likes traveling the world

Egbert Terry is not the kind of guy who likes to stay still.

State test results show progress, as well as challenges for local schools

It’s once again report card season for school districts in Washington state.

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Wallace Way cul de sac construction project given to Kennewick company

A project to install a cul de sac in Grandview’s Wallace Way Business Park is moving forward, with the contract for the work going to Culbert Construction of Pasco.

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Great start to school year here in Sunnyside

School started last week with hardly a ripple in Sunnyside, except for the traffic.

New contract for local teachers

After working an entire year without a signed agreement, the teachers in the Sunnyside Education Association now have a new contract in place.

$95.5 million budget for Sunnyside schools

The Sunnyside School Board reviewed the 2014-15 budget one final time during a special meeting last night before unanimously approving it.

First day of school a smooth ride, according to Sunnyside principals

The first day of school in Sunnyside was one of the smoothest the principals of the district’s schools have ever experienced.

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