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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.



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.



Lorrie Ann Whitney  Yakima Herald-Republic

Lorrie Ann Whitney, 56, passed away in Yakima, WA on April 6, 2019 after her brave battle against cancer. She was born in Prosser, WA on January 5, 1963 to.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Former Sunnyside softball coach postpones punishment for sex crimes  KFSN-TV

A former Sunnyside High School softball coach who has admitted to a sexual affair with one of his young players postponed his punishment on Tuesday.



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.



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.



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.



Reported threat targeting Sunnyside HS found to be re-post from previous threat  NBC Right Now

On February 8, 2018 a non-specific threat was discovered written on a girls bathroom stall inside Sunnyside High School dated for February 20, 2017 and ...



Harold Jeffery Hays  Yakima Herald-Republic

Harold Jeffery Hays passed away November 30th, 2018 at his home in Ellensburg, Washington. He was born on July 7th, 1956 in Sunnyside, Wa. to Stony and ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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)



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, ...



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 ...



Benjamin P. Van Eaton  Yakima Herald-Republic

Valley Hills Funeral Home. Benjamin P. Van Eaton, of Sunnyside, passed away peacefully on December 2, 2018, surrounded by loving family. Ben was born on ...



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.



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.



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.



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.



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, ...



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 ...



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.



Denton L. Morrow  Yakima Herald-Republic

Denton L. Morrow was born October 6, 1940 in Toppenish, Washington and passed away August 28, 2018. Denny was a lifelong Sunnyside resident, the ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



Former Sunnyside HS band instructor admits to sexual relationship with 15-year-old student  KFSN-TV

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- A former Sunnyside High School band assistant is headed to jail in handcuffs for an illicit relationship with a student. But even though ...



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 ...



Granger hires new school superintendent  Yakima Herald-Republic

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



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.



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 ...



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 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 ...



Sunnyside High School Science Teacher Joyce Stark Named ESD 105 Regional Teacher of the Year for 2015-2016  NBC Right Now

A Veteran science teacher with the Sunnyside School District who is also an active leader in regional and national student science fair programs, Joyce Stark ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



School safety Q&A: Yakima Valley education leaders share steps to keep students safe  Yakima Herald-Republic

The Feb. 14 school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., and several previous school shootings in America have been covered ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Esther Van Belle  Yakima Herald-Republic

Esther made her final journey into the arms of Jesus on July 20, 2018. She fought a courageous battle against cancer for two and a half years. Her departure ...



Ken Herber  Yakima Herald-Republic

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



Valley Sports Weekly: Oct. 7, 2018  Yakima Herald-Republic

THREE RIVERS EARLY FALL LEAGUE. Results, Sept. 30. Second-grade girls: Dub City Wapato 28, Prosser 8. Third-grade boys: 509 Ballerz Sunnyside 58, ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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...



More students are becoming interested in joining the JROTC program  KIMA CBS 29

Sunnyside Wash. -- Students at Sunnyside high school are learning leadership skills and discipline through their new Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps ...



Fresno Unified plans to expand in Southeast Fresno  ABC30.com

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Fresno Unified School District is gearing up to start planning a new elementary or high school. The district recently acquired a large ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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

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.



Growing with the Need: Sunnyside Community Hospital  Yakima Herald-Republic

The front lobby of Sunnyside Community Hospital is a busy place.



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.



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 ...



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.



John “Tony” Anthony Carpino  Yakima Herald-Republic

John “Tony” Anthony Carpino passed away peacefully on September 26, 2017, in the comfort of his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was the oldest of ...



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, ...



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.



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?



Yakima police: 4 suspects in series of armed robberies in custody  KIMA CBS 29

The Yakima Police Department says the suspects are believed to have robbed at least four stores since Halloween.



"I’m a Soldier. That’s What I Was Meant To Be."  Yakima Herald-Republic

Tim Gatton shows me a photo of his grandfather Hank and six brothers, posing in uniform after World War II ended in 1945. Every one of them served except the.



March 2017 - Fresno Unified School District - Building Futures  KFSN-TV

Click here to download printable version · Nelson Named Interm Leader, Superintendent Search Moving Ahead. The Fresno Unified Board of Education named ...



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, ...



Zigmund F. Meluskey  Yakima Herald-Republic

Zigmund F. Meluskey, 77, of Yakima, Washington, passed away, Thursday, April 12, 2018 at his home. A celebration of life open house will be held at 4 pm - 8 ...



Cinco de Mayo on tap this weekend  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Three Cinco de Mayo celebrations this weekend in Yakima County are expected to draw tens of thousands.



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 ...



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

A student discovered an explosive device outside of Prosser High School on Tuesday. Other school threats were reported around the region.



Where are they now? Notable Valley figures out of the spotlight, but not forgotten  Yakima Herald-Republic

They may no longer be in the headlines, but the imprint these five men and women left on the Yakima Valley won't soon be forgotten.



Zelda Newman  Yakima Herald-Republic

Zelda Newman went to be with the Lord on May 11, 2018.



SCENE CALENDAR: Theater and Dance  Yakima Herald-Republic

THEATER. Warehouse Theatre Company: “The Addams Family: A New Musical”. Akin Center Theatre, 1610 S. 24th Ave., Yakima; ...



Mid-Columbia 2017 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.



Students suspended over Snapchat rant following argument  KTRK-TV

What your child does on their cell phone could put them at risk, at school. Here's how Snap chatting turned into school suspension for two young girls.



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