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City Council approves 2019 balanced budget

Council members adopted the City’s balanced 2019 budget, even though it did not include the Cost of Living Adjustments (COLAs) of approximately $260,000, which were also approved during the City Council Special Meeting at the Law and Justice Center last Monday, Dec. 17.

December 26, 2018 noon read more..
 

Local lawmakers get duties

When the 2019 legislative session convenes on Jan. 14, two 14th Legislative District veterans and one freshmen lawmaker will be headed to Olympia.

December 26, 2018 noon read more..


Missing child found in Sunnyside

The Police Department was looking for a 14-year-old girl believed missing and endangered last Friday, but a Sunnyside woman recognized the teen on Sunday and the girl has been reunited with her parents.

December 26, 2018 noon read more..
 

Skate park project gets boost

A $20,000 donation to the Daybreak Rotary Club is serving as a challenge to other locals interested in promoting hometown projects – in this case a new skate park near Central Park.

December 21, 2018 noon read more..
 

Chief Kamiakin students lead by example

Positive leadership roles are being transformed from the playground to the classroom as fifth-grade students create meaningful connections with fellow classmates during a holiday craft workshop at Chief Kamiakin Elementary School last Friday morning.

December 19, 2018 noon read more..


Former City manager makes plans to enjoy retirement

Hunting, fishing, spoiling seven grandchildren and open road travels, alongside his wife, Brenda, will be the new agenda as former City Manager Don Day expressed his gratitude and warm goodbyes to co-workers and well-wishers during a happy retirement celebration at City Hall Wednesday.

December 19, 2018 noon read more..


Wreaths laid to honor 506 veterans

Volunteers and community members gathered Saturday at the Grandview Cemetery to remember the men and women who have served and are serving in the armed forces.

December 19, 2018 noon read more..