Palafox serves as Senate page

Gonzalo Palafox, a 10th grader at Sunnyside High School, spent a week working as a page for the Washington State Senate at the Capitol in Olympia.

January 30, 2019 noon read more..

Broersma named to corporation

City Councilman Dean Broersma was elected president of the Sunnyside Industrial Development Corporation, replacing Port Commissioner Tyler Schilperoort.

January 21, 2019 noon read more..

Vets honor Sen. Honeyford

Senator Jim Honeyford, (R-Sunnyside) was recently presented the 2018 Outstanding Services to Veterans Legislator of the Year Award.

December 17, 2018 noon read more..

Coroner race too close to call

There were only a few surprises in the Yakima County elections this past Tuesday, but by Thursday, the race between Coroner Jack B. Hawkins, and his challenger James “Jim” Curtice was beginning to widen with Curtice moving solidly ahead.

November 9, 2018 noon read more..

Leading on election night

The leader in the race for Legislative District 15 Representative, Pos. 2, Jeremie Dufault, is surrounded by supporters at the Yakima County Auditor’s Office. As of 8 p.m. last night, the Republican candidate had a 3,803 lead over Democrat A.J. Cooper.

November 7, 2018 noon read more..

Vote counts change, not positions

The vote counts for all candidates for elective office in the 15th Legislative District and Yakima County that affect the Lower Valley went up in late vote counting last week, but positions did not change. In most cases, the leaders of each race added to their margins

August 13, 2018 noon read more..

Goals same as always for Taylor House run

As 9-year incumbent state senator David Taylor prepares for his fifth race for the Washington House of Representative, he declares he remains committed to smaller government, fewer taxes and more freedom.

July 23, 2018 noon read more..