Laura Gjovaag

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Granger plans hearing on retail marijuana

The public will have its chance next week to say whether the city should approve or ban recreational marijuana sales.

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Robot battle set for this Saturday

Those looking for a non-traditional sporting event this weekend can visit the local high school to watch robots battle.

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Locals welcome warm weather as irrigators worry

Soaring temperatures, both in the Lower Valley and around the state, are pleasant for most every day activities.

Irrigation district appoints interim manager

Brady first woman to lead local district

The Sunnyside Valley Irrigation District Board of Directors appointed an interim district manager yesterday.

Banner Bank ready to move

Bank opens Tuesday at new site

The Banner Bank branch building at Ninth Street and Edison Avenue closes Friday.

Ballots due today

Today is the last day for Lower Valley residents to cast their ballots on local school levies.

Irrigation district names interim manager

Board fills post formerly held by Jim Trull

Rally planned tomorrow for slain protestor

A rally is planned tomorrow at Millennium Plaza for a man killed Jan. 26 by Oregon State Police during an arrest of protesters near Burns, Ore.

Miss Prosser pageant slated for Valentine’s Day

Five candidates vying for the Miss Prosser title are preparing for the pageant, which will be held at 3 p.m. on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, in Prosser High School’s multi-purpose room.

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Science camp takes kids to a galaxy far, far away

More than 50 children turned out for a Star Wars-themed science camp at Sunnyside High School on Saturday, learning about the galaxy through the lens of a “… galaxy far, far away.”

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