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Local volunteers pitch in to help reseed burned areas of Yakima River canyon

There is a lot of work needed to help restore the habitat ravaged by last summer’s Evans Canyon fire, and local organizations are standing … Read more

Local News



Ellensburg Rodeo director Jerry Jensen steps down, board welcomes Jon Morrow

By RODNEY HARWOOD staff writer ​ | ​

The 97th Ellensburg Rodeo was canceled for the first time 76 years, but the board of directors never stopped working. There are a lot of mo… Read more



Kittitas School District working to manage COVID cases in district

By JACK BELCHER staff writer ​ | ​

Three students tested positive for the coronavirus at the Kittitas School District over one weekend. Superintendent Mike Nollan said the di… Read more

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Increase in COVID-19 cases within county places strain on contact tracing

By KARL HOLAPPA staff writer ​ | ​

A heavy increase in COVID-19 cases within Kittitas County over the weekend is causing a strain on the county’s ability to conduct contact t… Read more



Roslyn guitarist Micah J has been a music man for nearly all his life

By RODNEY HARWOOD staff writer ​ | ​

ROSLYN — Musically, he’s made it to the second round of the reality talent contest "American Idol" in San Francisco (2013), auditioned for … Read more


Editorial: Healing COVID-19's damage

Public education under COVID-19 restrictions has been something akin to a grand experiment. Read more

Letter: Hoping that Biden can help heal the soul of a nation

Hoping that Biden can help heal the soul of a nation Read more



Under the Hat with Guddat: Our picks to end a crazy year

Rodeos cancelled. NFR changes the venue. A fraction of the usual money earned. Everything was different in 2020. Yet one thing is the same:… Read more


Metcalf, Wilson lead Seahawks over Eagles 23-17

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — DK Metcalf got extra motivation he didn't even need. Read more


Seattle's defense coming around just in time for stretch run

SEATTLE (AP) — Justifiably maligned for the first half of the season, something has happened to the Seattle Seahawks defense in the past th… Read more


Eagles' troubles start at the top with personnel decisions

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Three years after winning a Super Bowl, the Philadelphia Eagles are spiraling. Read more