Jennie McGhan

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Port district secures final loans for anaerobic digester construction

During a special meeting held yesterday (Wednesday), Port of Sunnyside Commissioners Jim Grubenhoff and Arnold Martin authorized Director Jay Hester to sign loan documents associated with Benton REA’s rural development loan grant program.

Rental property ordinance considered in Grandview

GRANDVIEW – The city of Grandview has for five years been looking at how it can better enforce city codes and deal with rental properties that are non-compliant.

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School improvement plans detailed for Mabton School Board

MABTON – The Mabton School Board last night deemed the school improvement plan presented by Mabton Jr./Senior High School Principal Caleb Oten as “ambitious,” but he is confident the school can meet its goals.

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Miss Sunnyside candidate Carissa Juarez

Miss Sunnyside candidate Carissa Juarez believes it is important to help her community.

Former Sunnyside coach at the helm of Mabton High’s volleyball program

MABTON – After a year away from his favorite sport, former Sunnyside High School volleyball coach Sandy Jaquish has taken on the role as head coach for Mabton.

Administrative secretary to superintendent of Mabton School District settling into new role

MABTON – Recently hired to serve as the new administrative secretary to Mabton Superintendent of Schools Minerva Morales is Jessica Prieto.

End of an era?

Last week I read a story detailing the impending closure of Yakima’s only record store, Off the Record.

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Miss Sunnyside candidate Brianna Dunn

The community of Sunnyside has supported Brianna Dunn most of her life.

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Prosser teen raising funds for prostate cancer research

GRANDVIEW – Wyatt Wentz of Prosser is organizing “Makin’ 8 for Prostrate,” a fundraising event for prostate cancer awareness and research.

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HVAC technician finds hands-on work has its rewards

Although he doesn’t always get to work in the most desirable of environments, TJ’s Refrigeration technician Bryan Redick enjoys what he does.

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