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Flag football league inspiring strong efforts in the classroom

MABTON – Trouble on the playground has led to an organized fourth grade football league in Mabton.

Farm lease foiled by drainage problems

GRANDVIEW – After learning of drainage issues on a portion of 24.4 acres at Byam Business Park, Port of Grandview commissioners decided they may delay leasing the property for a year.

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Need help fending off an attack?

... just yell ‘FIRE’

“We don’t want you to be sheep, unaware of your surroundings,” Sunnyside Police Detective Johnny Gusby told a group of Sunnyside High School girls and staff members at a self-defense class last week.

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Job of Sunnyside rec coordinator evolving

It has taken some time for Sunnyside Parks and Recreation Coordinator Megan Razey to completely get a handle on her job.

No feedback frustrates Sunnyside’s elected officials

“When I discussed chickens, there were 8,000 people assaulting the place that didn’t want them,” Sunnyside City Councilman Spencer Martin said while discussing a building code change at this past Monday’s meeting of local elected officials.

It’s soup and pie time again

It’s that time again!

New events committee works to iron out wrinkles with city

The Sunnyside Events Committee, the group behind the first ever Kids Lighted Christmas Parade held last December in conjunction with the Lighted Farm Implement Parade, formally introduced themselves to the Sunnyside City Council at last night’s meeting.

Mabton falls to top ranked 2B team

EAST WENATCHEE – Although the Lady Vikings suffered their third loss of the season against No. 1 ranked Okanogan in the District title game, Coach Chris McCallum said his team gave it everything they had.

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Sunnyside RadioShack to remain open...for now

The good news is that the Sunnyside RadioShack is not among the 25 Washington state stores slated for possible closure.

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Grandview girls claim wrestling team title at State

One by one, the opponents of Grandview’s Viannei Perez, Marizza Birrueta and Desiree Zavala fell.

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