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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..
      

Chukar Cherries named top food

Chukar Cherries’ popular “Original Assortment” earned top honors in a first time Gourmet Food Gift category at the annual Las Vegas Winter Market, which took place Feb. 5-7 in Las Vegas.

February 13, 2019 noon read more..

Sports

 

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..


Lady ‘Hounds win 2A District Championship

Twenty years in the making, the Lady ‘Hounds punched their winning ticket to Regionals with a defeat of Ellensburg, 54-52, for the 2A Central Washington Athletic Conference Girls District Championship on Wednesday night.

February 14, 2019 noon read more..


Mustangs down, but not out

Poor shooting was the undoing of the Mustangs in the Wednesday night Central Washington Athletic District Championship game against Selah.

February 14, 2019 noon read more..

Community

 

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..


Dinner plans solved

A Sunnyside F.O.E. Valentine’s Day dinner is scheduled at 6 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 14 at the Sunnyside Eagles Aerie Lodge, 100 E. South Hill Road.

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..