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City manager hosts city forum

City Manager Martin Casey will be the guest of honor at a community open house to take place from 5:30 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 26 at the community center, 1521 S. First St.

February 19, 2019 noon read more..
 

Ribbon cutting, open house set

Prosser Memorial Health will celebrate the opening of its new Grandview clinic at 1003 Wallace Way with a ribbon cutting and open house beginning at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22.

February 19, 2019 noon read more..


Happy opening

Grandview businesswoman Gloria Mendoza, far right, celebrated the opening of her latest venture “Gloria Casa de Vino” on Valentine’s Day.

February 19, 2019 noon read more..


Frequent flyer thanks city crews

Stuart Turner, a frequent flyer to the Sunnyside Municipal Airport, found a cleared runway on Wednesday morning, Feb. 6, as his Cessna Centurian 210 plane approached the field east of town.

February 18, 2019 noon read more..
  

Sports



Lady Griz wins District championship and march toward state

The No. 1 seeded Lady Griz (12-0, 20-2) won the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) District 6 “4A” Girls Basketball championship with a gritty defensive performance in their 46-39 victory over visiting No. 2 Moses Lake (10-2, 14-8) on Saturday night.

February 19, 2019 noon read more..


Lady Knights win 1B District championship

Sunnyside Christian Lady Knights (6-0, 19-4) withstood a furious third quarter comeback and defeated Yakama Tribal (4-2, 14-9) 50-35 to win the Greater Columbia Gorge 1B District Championship and cut down the nets on Saturday afternoon.

February 19, 2019 noon read more..
 

Off to the Dome

“There were so many (wrestlers) we didn’t have enough vans. So, the boys are on a bus… it’s a good problem to have.”

February 14, 2019 noon read more..

Community



Happy opening

Grandview businesswoman Gloria Mendoza, far right, celebrated the opening of her latest venture “Gloria Casa de Vino” on Valentine’s Day.

February 19, 2019 noon read more..
 

Get out for red wine and chocolate

It’s finally ‘Red Wine and Chocolate’ weekend in the Yakima Valley, a weekend event that starts Friday, Feb. 15 and runs through President’s Day, Feb. 18.

February 13, 2019 noon read more..


Take your daughter dancing

Take your daughter dancing at a special wonderland Valentine dance for fathers and daughters scheduled from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16 at the Sunnyside Community Center, 1521 S. First St.

February 13, 2019 noon read more..

Opinion



The folly of minimum wage laws

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has proposed raising the legal minimum wage to $12 per hour on July 1, 2019, and then an additional 50 cents per year until the minimum wage reaches $15 per hour in 2025.

February 13, 2019 noon read more..


The snow is fun… for some

Not everyone hates the snow. I am one of those who really appreciates it, along with all the kids finding joy as they sled down the hill at Central Park in Sunnyside.

February 13, 2019 noon read more..
 

Vote ‘Yes’ on Feb. 12

We’d like to add our names to those who are encouraging the community of Sunnyside to vote a resounding YES on February 12th for the projects needed at the Sunnyside High School.

February 6, 2019 noon read more..