Honoring the ‘Blue’

A large flag flies from the Sunnyside Fire Department’s ladder truck at South Eighth Street and East Edison Avenue as law enforcement officers from throughout the region join family, friends and fellow co-workers of Granger Police Sgt. David Leary at his memorial service on Wednesday, March 20.

March 20, 2019 noon read more..

Special meeting Tuesday

The School Board will be convening for a special meeting Tuesday, March 19, in the staff development room at 1500 Grant Ave. at 7 p.m.

March 18, 2019 noon read more..

A touch of Irish

Dressed in shades of green, Becky, 65, and Larry Lloyd, 70, of Prosser helped out at the annual St. Patrick’s Day meal on Friday at the Grandview Senior Citizens Center. “It’s always fun to dress up for the special days,” said Becky.

March 15, 2019 noon read more..

Canal priming delayed

Sunnyside Valley Irrigation District just announced that the annual canal priming has been delayed until March 25.

March 13, 2019 noon read more..

A dog’s life; warning about school bus speeding

“Yasikov,” a five-year old Border Collie mix, found his purpose in life — to be a part of Jennifer Huerta’s family, as she understood the meaning of their bond while holding his severed and bloody body in her arms after he was struck by a Sunnyside School District bus on the morning of Jan. 16.

March 13, 2019 noon read more..

Community united to help teen

Jazzy Guillen is at Children’s Hospital in Seattle, fighting for her life while the Lower Yakima Valley unites to provide her strength and love from home.

March 13, 2019 noon read more..

Boys State delegates sought

Fred E. Hayes Post 57 is seeking Yakima Valley high school juniors interested in attending Evergreen Boys State, which takes place the week of June 16 at Warm Beach Conference Center near Stanwood.

March 13, 2019 noon read more..

Heading towards spring

Without a care in the world, Hannibal tries to outrace the evening during another brilliant Yakima Valley winter sunset.

March 13, 2019 noon read more..

Parents stand by daughter in drug story

The next time she is confronted by her own curiosity or peer pressure about taking drugs, Angelita said she will ignore anyone who tries and will alert a person of authority to inform them of what’s going on.

March 13, 2019 noon read more..