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Dorothy Blankenship  Yakima Herald-Republic

Dorothy Blankenship, 90 years young and our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother joined her loving soulmate and ...

John Hughes Student Health Center hosts sports physical days  NBC Right Now

The John Hughes Student Health Center, located on the Sunnyside High School Campus will be hosting a sports physical week from July 15th to July 19th.

First-generation Sunnyside grad takes lessons in resilience from her mother  Yakima Herald-Republic

Brianna Adilene Toscano's mom has always been her cheerleader.

Bond votes: Nail-biters in West Valley, Sunnyside  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Two school bond measures in the West Valley and Sunnyside school districts were too close to call in Tuesday's special election.

West Valley, Sunnyside bond measure approval continues climbing  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Support for West Valley and Sunnyside school district bond measures continues to grow as more ballots are counted from Tuesday's special ...

West Valley, Sunnyside school bond measures passing in latest tally  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. — School bond measures in the Sunnyside and West Valley school districts are passing in the latest tally of special election ballots Wednesday.

Sunnyside High School continues School of Distinction award streak  Yakima Herald-Republic

For the third year in a row, Sunnyside High School has received the School of Distinction award for being among the 5 percent of the highest-improving schools ...

High School Girls Basketball Roundup: Maldonado leads Sunnyside to district title  Yakima Herald-Republic

SUNNYSIDE — Only one team in the CBBN challenged Sunnyside all season, so it came as no surprise Moses Lake presented the final obstacle between the ...

Preview: Q&A with principal of Sunnyside High School, where graduation rates are rising  Yakima Herald-Republic

Sunnyside High School Principal Ryan Maxwell operates under a simple philosophy: Change policies, but support staff.

Photos: Sunnyside High School graduation | News Photos  Yakima Herald-Republic

Scenes from the Sunnyside High School graduation ceremony at Clem Senn Field in Sunnyside, Wash. on Friday, June 8, 2018. The ceremony saw 415 ...

Second student arrested made for threats against Sunnyside High School  Yakima Herald-Republic

SUNNYSIDE, Wash. -- Less than a day after a 15-year-old Sunnyside High School student was arrested for allegedly posting a Facebook threat against the ...

High School Spotlights: Jan. 11, 2019  Yakima Herald-Republic

Sunnyside wrestling, junior. After tearing through the 155-pound bracket at the Kelso Invitational with four straight pins, Torres defeated three-time state medalist ...

Eric Jerome Anderson  Yakima Herald-Republic

Eric Jerome Anderson, 52, son of Richard E. Anderson (Rick) and Sharon L. (Crockett) Anderson, passed away at his residence in Kimberly, Oregon on June 12, ...

Video: Sunnyside High School Graduation | Latest Videos  Yakima Herald-Republic

Scenes from Sunnyside High School's graduation ceremony at Sunnyside High School's football field in Sunnyside, Wash. on Friday, June 9, 2017.

Grocery Outlet Bargain Market opens in Sunnyside  KIMA CBS 29

SUNNYSIDE, Wash. - A new grocery store opened it doors in Sunnyside on Thursday, offering people in the community another place to shop. Hundreds of ...

Valley Sports Weekly: June 16, 2019  Yakima Herald-Republic

Yakima Valley AAU. THREE RIVERS SUMMER LEAGUE Results, June 10-13. 1st Grade Boys: Sunnyside Grizzlies 15, Grandview Lil Hounds 13; Sunnyside ...

Sunnyside teen arrested following social media threat; school upping security Wednesday  Yakima Herald-Republic

SUNNYSIDE, Wash. -- A 15-year-old Sunnyside High School student was arrested Tuesday night after police say he wrote a Facebook post in which he ...

Barbara Louise Cox | Obituaries  Yakima Herald-Republic

Barbara Louise Cox, born November 1, 1939, left the arms of her family to the home of her savior after a long fought battle with cancer on May 22, 2019.

Charlene Marie Bussert  Yakima Herald-Republic

Charlene Marie Bussert, 64, died unexpectedly at her home and was ushered into the presence of her Lord Jesus on Tuesday 29 January 2019.

High School Roundup: Selah beats Ellensburg to grab CWAC lead  Yakima Herald-Republic

SELAH — With first place on the line, Ashley Shurtleff did her best to help the Selah Vikings grab that top spot.

Five local students awarded full scholarship to Heritage University  Yakima Herald-Republic

Five local students have been awarded a full-ride scholarship to Heritage University.

Yakima Valley schools to keep students nourished, ready to learn during summer gap  Yakima Herald-Republic

As the school year draws to a close, summer lunch programs for students throughout the Yakima Valley are ramping up.

Video: Sunnyside High graduation  Yakima Herald-Republic

Sunnyside High School held graduation ceremonies for the class of 2016 at Clem Senn Stadium in Sunnyside, Wash. on Friday, June 3, 2016.

Robert D. Hall  Yakima Herald-Republic

Robert D. Hall, age 79, died unexpectedly and peacefully on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 in his California home. He was born on January 30, 1940 in ...

Former Sunnyside teacher resigns after students say names used in class  KIMA CBS 29

Sex education that some say got too personal ended up costing a Sunnyside High School teacher his job. David Beals spent 16 years with the Sunnyside district ...

2016 Graduation: Sunnyside High student lives big, dreams bigger  Yakima Herald-Republic

SUNNYSIDE, Wash. -- The list is long — cheer team (captain this school year), track and field, Latino Culture Club (president this year), Pep Club (vice president ...

It Happened Here: Outlook native Bonnie Dunbar, Washington's first woman in space  Yakima Herald-Republic

Bonnie J. Dunbar has set quite a few firsts in her lifetime.

Sunnyside High School 2015 Graduation | News Photos  Yakima Herald-Republic

Scenes from Sunnyside High School's 2015 graduation ceremony at Clem Senn Field in Sunnyside, Wash. on June 5, 2015. (25 images)

6 Davis soccer players facing burglary, malicious mischief charges  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Six Davis High School soccer players charged with burglary are expected to appear in juvenile court later this month.

John Richard “Dick” Golob  Yakima Herald-Republic

On Friday, December 28, 2018, longtime Sunnyside resident, farmer and cattle feeder, John Richard “Dick” Golob, passed away at the age of 85. He was a ...

Rose Nadine Lainhart (Bridgman, Murray)  Yakima Herald-Republic

Rose Nadine Lainhart (Bridgman, Murray) went to be with her Savior Jesus Christ on Tuesday, November 27, 2018. Rose Nadine Murray (Nadine) was born on ...

High School Roundup: Grandview upsets Cheney for Class 2A state soccer berth  Yakima Herald-Republic

CHENEY — Grandview prepared to travel to three different venues Saturday to take on the Great Northern League's top seed before finally heading to Cheney ...

Special election ballot returns healthy despite snow  Yakima Herald-Republic

Amid a series of snowstorms and weather-related school closures throughout Yakima County, election officials say turnout in Tuesday's special school election ...

Ervin Carl Kilian  Yakima Herald-Republic

Ervin Carl Kilian of Sunnyside, WA passed away to be with his loving father on November 13, 2018 while surrounded by loved ones.

For Sunnyside star, this season brings a big change  Yakima Herald-Republic

Derrick Escamilla could be found in all corners of the CBBN stat sheet last year, mingling among the leaders in rushing, kickoff returns and interceptions.

Free fireworks displays happening in the Yakima Valley  KIMA CBS 29

YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash. - People spending their Fourth of July holiday in the Yakima Valley will have opportunities to view some spectacular fireworks.

For these Sunnyside High grads, their parents and principals were the same  Yakima Herald-Republic

SUNNYSIDE — As if the social pressures in school aren't hard enough.

Yakima County students nominated for military academy consideration by Rep. Newhouse  KIMA CBS 29

Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) announced that he has nominated two students from the Yakima Valley for consideration to attend U. S. military academies.

Sunnyside High auditorium serves as courtroom in campus visit  Arizona Daily Star

Jessica Drezek, 16, asks a question to the panel of judges after oral arguments were completed. Students expressed interest in the challenges lawyers and ...

Michael J. Klippert  Yakima Herald-Republic

Michael J. Klippert was born October 20, 1946 in Sunnyside, WA to John and Martha (Kraft) Klippert, and passed from this world to his heavenly home on Wed.

Sunnyside boys basketball stepping up together  Yakima Herald-Republic

SUNNYSIDE, Wash. — Bruce Siebol has a new school to represent, a new basketball program to coach and an entirely new level of competition to face.

Yakima County teen tobacco use spikes as vaping eclipses cigarette smoking  Yakima Herald-Republic

A few months ago, 17-year-old Christal Victoriano could be found at Sunnyside house parties taking drags from the end of a USB drive-type device filled with ...

E. Anita “Susie” (Berk) Doncaster  Yakima Herald-Republic

E. Anita “Susie” (Berk) Doncaster, 78, passed on to her heavenly home with a smile on her face on May 9, 2019 at her house in Yakima after a valiant.

Darrel E. Cook  Yakima Herald-Republic

Darrel E. Cook, 91, longtime Sunnyside resident passed away on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on ...

James Bernhardt Krueger  Yakima Herald-Republic

Jim was born to Ruth Estelle (Nelson) and Leroy Vivian Krueger on 23 October 1940 in Peter's Nursing Home, Sunnyside, WA. On 23 November 2018 he joined ...

Photos: Cinco de Mayo celebrations in The Valley  Yakima Herald-Republic

Scenes from Cinco de Mayo weekend on Saturday and Sunday, May 4 and 5, 2019, in Sunnyside and downtown Yakima, Wash.

Lockdown lifted at KIPP Sunnyside HS after report of shooting threat  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- The lockdown has been lifted at KIPP Houston Sunnyside High School after officers investigated a report of a shooting threat, ...

Phyllis “Arlene” Paul  Yakima Herald-Republic

Longtime Sunnyside resident Phyllis “Arlene” Paul went to her heavenly home on Thursday February 7, 2019 in Kennewick, WA. Arlene was born in Natoma, ...

Sunnyside names new superintendent  Yakima Herald-Republic

SUNNYSIDE, Wash. — The Sunnyside school board has selected Kevin McKay to become the new superintendent of the Yakima Valley's second largest school ...

Tri-Cities roofing business owner shot and killed in Klickitat County  Tri-City Herald

A Pasco man was shot and killed in a fight near Bickleton, WA, in Klickitat County, according to the sheriff's office. A Roosevelt man was taken to jail.

U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse calls for vetting of Trump’s emergency declaration  Yakima Herald-Republic

In the wake of President Donald Trump's decision Friday to declare a national emergency to fund a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse ...

Sheriff’s office alerts Selah, Sunnyside districts about old online school-violence threat  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. — Yakima County Sheriff's office alerted Selah and Sunnyside school officials about a social media post threatening a shooting at a school with ...

CBBN all-league football  Yakima Herald-Republic

MVP: Caelen Massey, sr., Eastmont. Co-Linemen of the year: Chance Ward, sr., Eisenhower; Damien Chavez, sr., Sunnyside. Offensive MVP: Derek Escamilla, ...

We Can Resurrect a Failing School | Scholastic Fantastic | Spokane | The Pacific Northwest Inlander | News, Politics, Music, Calendar, Events in Spokane, Coeur d'Alene and the Inland Northwest  Pacific Northwest Inlander

Some ideas about education seem almost ironclad: Poverty is nearly impossible to overcome. Sudden change just makes everyone angry. Swapping out ...

In Sunnyside schools, the focus, from the start, is on finishing  Yakima Herald-Republic

SUNNYSIDE — Last spring as they prepared for commencement, Sunnyside High School students paid a visit to Sun Valley Elementary School across town.

Yakima Valley organizations, teachers aim to mitigate effects of adverse childhood experiences  Yakima Herald-Republic

With recognition of adverse childhood experiences and the lasting negative mental and physical impact they can have on children's lives, educators and others ...

Beverly Colleen Mason Wilson  Yakima Herald-Republic

Beverly Colleen Mason Wilson went to join her Lord and Savior on April 1, 2019. Beverly was a very creative person who found her gift of painting later in life.

Ellensburg wrestling sees six in the finals, two take home the trophy at Ray Westberg Invite  Daily Record-News

It was difficult to see Ellensburg High School's Brandon Mellergaard during Henry Rinehart's final wrestling match in the 182-pound division — but you could ...

Cinco de Mayo celebrations planned for Yakima, Sunnyside  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Organizers of Yakima's annual Cinco de Mayo Cultural Festival are expecting entertainment and fair weather to again bring thousands ...

Two Davis soccer players charged in connection with brawl after Sunnyside game  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. — Two A.C. Davis High School soccer players have been charged with assault following a May 9 altercation that injured three Sunnyside High ...

Newhouse, 3 Oregon lawmakers lead bipartisan effort to halt Job Corps closings  Yakima Herald-Republic

U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse was among a bipartisan group of 51 lawmakers Wednesday who sent a letter to the U.S. agriculture and labor departments, urging ...

Sunnyside High School junior Jessica Linde shines at Big 9 district track and field meet  Yakima Herald-Republic

During the 2016 Columbia Basin Big 9 track and field championships that were held in Wenatchee on May 19 and at Eisenhower High School on May 21, junior ...

Granger hires new school superintendent  Yakima Herald-Republic

GRANGER, Wash. — The Granger School District has hired a new superintendent.

Putting the Lower Valley on center stage  Yakima Herald-Republic

SUNNYSIDE — Erin Martin and Elizabeth Moss had talked about opening a performing arts school in the Lower Valley but it was just talk until Alex Boyé came ...

Granger School District to follow 'standard safety protocols' through the week after bathroom wall threat  Yakima Herald-Republic

GRANGER, Wash. -- A threat written on a bathroom wall at Granger High School prompted the school district to operate under heightened security Wednesday ...

Prep Basketball Roundup: Sunnyside boys beat Wenatchee, advance to district final  Yakima Herald-Republic

SUNNYSIDE, Wash. — Behind Trey Sanchez and Art Palacios, Sunnyside did its part to make sure the CBBN district boys basketball championship game will ...

Yakima lags well behind state, U.S. in high school graduates  Yakima Herald-Republic

About 1 in 4 Yakima County residents 25 and older don't have a high school diploma.

Four teens held over threatened school shooting in Grandview  Yakima Herald-Republic

GRANDVIEW, Wash. -- Bail was set Monday at $15000 each for three Grandview High School students who authorities say threatened to shoot classmates.

Sunnyside wrestling rides its depth to Cadet Classic title  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Senior Josiah Rodriguez got back what was once his twice over and freshman teammate Austin Villanueva got it on his first opportunity.

Town hall a testy affair for Rep. Dan Newhouse  Yakima Herald-Republic

U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse's meeting with 150 constituents last week in Sunnyside offered a textbook example of how the intense national debates over ...

Head of the Class: East Valley High School Principal Kayla Crowe  Yakima Herald-Republic

Mention “High School Principal” and many of us may picture a steely-eyed man striding the hallways in search of wayward pupils. Kayla Crowe certainly does ...

EHS wrestlers have memorable senior night, now eyeing districts  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg High School wrestling capped off the 2018-19 regular season in fashion, defeating East Valley High School, 63-18, and Quincy High School, 41-22.

Guy C Roberts  Yakima Herald-Republic

On Saturday June 2nd, 2018 at 10 pm, Guy C Roberts entered through Heaven's Gate into the arms of Jesus.

Harry Bos  Yakima Herald-Republic

Harry “Can't Tell By Looking” Bos passed away on the afternoon of October 30, 2017 in Sunnyside, Washington, surrounded by his family. He was born on ...

Community, coding and the cosmos: Girl Scouts focus on empowering girls  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Today's Girl Scouts are coding, whitewater rafting and building robots.

Mount Vernon School District aims for 100 percent high school graduation rate

MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon School District has its sights set on a new goal, one it hopes will affect not only its students, but the entire community.

Sunnyside school superintendent to resign after DUI arrest  Yakima Herald-Republic

Longtime Sunnyside School District Superintendent Rick Cole will resign in the wake of his second arrest on drunken driving charges last weekend.

Northwest & National News  NBC Right Now

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump and the issue of adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census (all times local):.

Doug Brewer  Yakima Herald-Republic

Doug Brewer was born June 23, 1933 in Ulysses, Kansas, to Inez Strickling, herself born in Ida County, Iowa, and Oscar Brewer, born in Oklahoma. He married ...

Ken Herber  Yakima Herald-Republic

On Friday, November 9th, 2018, Ken Herber, loving husband and father of two children, passed away at age 68.

Yakima Valley's first family of football: Cooper Kupp likely to be third generation NFL player  Yakima Herald-Republic

As Craig Kupp sometimes struggles to identify his first recollection of football, he smiles.

Arizona Christian Football Signs 92- Largest Recruiting Class Ever  Victory Sports Network

On Wednesday, Arizona Christian Football signed their largest recruiting class ever on National Signing Day as 92 recruits signed to play for ACU...

Donovan “Don” G. Smith  Yakima Herald-Republic

Donovan “Don” G. Smith, age 85 of Yakima and former longtime Sunnyside resident went to be in the arms of his precious Savior, Jesus, Friday, April 20, 2018 ...

New superintendents get pay bumps but offer valuable experience, fresh perspectives  Yakima Herald-Republic

With the exception of a tablet computer that Kevin McKay had in his possession, most if not all of the Zillah School District superintendent's belongings were no ...

5 things about Cinco de Mayo  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Cinco de Mayo is a major annual event in the Yakima Valley, drawing tens of thousands of people to Sunnyside and Yakima for nearly three ...

Panthers pin down win against Columbia River  Camas Washougal Post Record

Scott Lees scores points with a move on Miguel Fuentes from Columbia River during the first home meet of the season on Wednesday, Dec. 12. (Wayne ...

Top academic achievers singled out from SHS's graduating class of 2015  Dailysunnews

The Sunnyside High School graduating class of 2015 will be led by two valedictorians – Payton Sample and Lindsay Schilperoort – who will graduate with a 4.0 ...

Fireworks sales begin Thursday; beware of restrictions | Local  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. — Fireworks season begins Thursday: Stands around the state will open for business, and people will begin discharging them to celebrate ...

Yakima Valley students join nationwide movement against gun violence  Yakima Herald-Republic

In an unprecedented show of unity, thousands of students in more than a dozen Yakima Valley schools condemned gun violence in schools and paid tribute to ...

High school artists to be showcased at Saturday event  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. -- The annual exhibit that showcases some of the best creative work by ninth- to 12th-grade students in Central Washington will open in Yakima ...

Curtis Lee Campbell  Yakima Herald-Republic

On Friday February 17, 2017, our loving husband, father, grandfather, son, brother and best friend, passed from our arms into the arms of Jesus our savior.

Acclaimed Hank Williams impersonator performing in Sunnyside on March 15  Yakima Herald-Republic

SUNNYSIDE, Wash. -- Jason Petty is bringing his hit show, "Hank and My Honky Tonk Heroes," to the Sunnyside High School Auditorium on March 15.

List: Yakima Valley celebrates 4th of July in style  KIMA CBS 29

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Are you looking for something explosive to do this 4th of July? Want to spend your holiday weekend enjoying a live fireworks show, delicious ...

Music, food, fun: Cinco de Mayo celebrations set in Yakima, Sunnyside  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Organizers expect a total of around 35000 people for Cinco de Mayo celebrations in Yakima and Sunnyside this weekend as live music, ...

Stanley Riel  Yakima Herald-Republic

Stanley Joseph Riel was born on December 16, 1931 in Yakima, WA. He grew up on a farm in Outlook, WA with his father AJ, his mother Helen, brother Myron,

Mid-Columbia 2018 graduation schedule  Tri-City Herald

The pomp and circumstance of graduation season has arrived. Here's the rundown of upcoming graduation ceremonies around the Mid-Columbia region.

Following in my sister’s footsteps as Miss Yakima County  Yakima Herald-Republic

What is involved in becoming Miss Yakima County? And what exactly is it that Miss Yakima County does?

Prosser explosive was 1 of several threats Tuesday  Tri-City Herald

Prosser police will have a heavy presence at the high school Wednesday after a small explosive was found near a portable classroom Tuesday, sending the ...

R. William Lovern, “Bill” (Roland)  Yakima Herald-Republic

R. William Lovern, “Bill” (Roland) was born July 4, 1929 in North Powder, Oregon to his parents William and Viola Lovern. The family moved to Sunnyside, ...

UPDATE: Add Rio Rico Baseball Coach Moises Duran to List of Arizona Wildcats As Head Coaches  All Sports Tucson

When putting this list of former Arizona athletes as head coaches together thankfully some readers point out the ones I might miss. Moises Duran during his ...

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