Laura Gjovaag

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Award winners showcased for Sunnyside School Board

The Sunnyside School Board spent more than an hour last night honoring students and staff who had won a variety of awards ranging from an art contest to a welding competition.

Teachers are heroes

There was another school shooting this week, here in Washington state.

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Plans for Grandview business park moving forward

GRANDVIEW – The next step in preparing the Port of Grandview’s newest property for development will happen at Grandview City Hall on Tuesday, May 19, at 3 p.m.

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New dentist brings experience to Sunnyside office

Dr. Sara Thomas won’t be in Sunnyside every day, but she hopes to meet plenty of people in town while working at Rodriguez Dental Center every Friday.

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Utility companies need to welcome solar power generation

It’s going to take a paradigm shift for solar power to reach its potential in this country.

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Local students MESA winners

More than 160 Sunnyside middle school students traveled to WSU’s Tri-Cities campus in Richland last Saturday for the regional MESA Day competition.

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Sizzle put back into branding iron

The bronze statue of pioneer cattleman Ren Farrell is once again whole, thanks to the original artisan returning to Sunnyside to make repairs.

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New museum board president has big plans for city’s ‘hidden secret’

After 35 years of leading the Sunnyside Museum Board of Directors, John Saras is happy to be stepping down.

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Groundwater contamination brings downtown stormwater project to a screeching halt

Workers digging out a space for a stormwater vault at the corner of Sixth Street and Decatur Avenue in Sunnyside hit oil a week ago, but not in a good way.

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Sunnyside community turns out to ‘meet a farmer’

A steady stream of people showed up at the second annual Meet Your Farmer event held this past Sunday, at Heavenly Hills Harvest near Sunnyside.

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