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Updated: September 24, 2018 @ 1:47 pm
CWU offering goat yoga on Tuesday
EHS runners do well at 509 Invitational
BURNABY, B.C.— On a day that looked more fitting for a scene from a Stephen King novel, rather than a football game because of the fog, Central Washington (3-1, 3-0) routed Simon Fraser (1-3, 0-2), 63-10.
Eight individuals and two teams were enshrined in the Ellensburg High School Athletics Hall of Fame Saturday night during an event that featured inductees spanning more than a decade.
Three vehicles were involved in a collision on westbound Interstate 90 at milepost 88 three miles west of Cle Elum at 1:18 a.m. Sunday, according to a report from Washington State Patrol.
To the Editor:
Letters to the editor from Jimmy Applegate and Sandy Elliott last week echo Matt Manweller's contention that CWU's 9-month investigation into his behavior was part of a conspiracy to fire him because of his conservative views. The letters' authors cite cherry-picked information from the investigation's report to suggest that the allegations of sexual harassment were trivial.
The Kittitas County commissioners will wait another week before deciding how to fill the Kittitas County Fire Marshal position
Four people were injured during a military vehicle crash along the south side of Interstate 90 at milepost 125, 10 miles east of Kittitas on Saturday morning, according to the Washington State Patrol report.
A women in industry panel discussion will take place at 4:45 p.m. Oct. 3 in the Student Union and Recreation Center Theatre at Central Washington University, according to a news release.
The Sarah Spurgeon Gallery will host “All Power: Visual Legacies of the Black Panther Party,” a photography exhibition organized by the Photographic Center Northwest in Seattle, according to a news release.
The first of four construction shifts for the Peoh Avenue and First Street intersection improvement projects are starting Monday in Cle Elum.
A mysterious disease is affecting black walnut trees around the city.
Dr. Kim Schrier’s support for a carbon tax is deeply concerning.
Penny W. Sherrill
If Judge Kavanaugh is an honorable person as many of his Republican supporters claim and he is not lying about the incident disclosed by Dr. Ford recently, he should tell Senator Grsssley to quit pushing the confirmation hearings to a rapid conclusion and tell Grassley to have a full FBI investigation of Dr. Ford's allegations and a full and open hearing with all relevant witnesses testifying.
I am delighted that Rick Tuckness is seeking to serve as Kittitas County’s Coroner. While Rick has been in public service for over 30 years, I have only know him for half of that time. My late husband, EPD Sgt Nelson Ng, often spoke highly of Rick’s professionalism and compassion when they worked together at emergency calls.
The job of a State Representative is to “represent” us. That means the person elected should have the same values as the voters in the district.
The Christian worldview is the best way to structure our life and address life’s most difficult questions. No other worldview can compete with its explanatory power to answer life’s most difficult questions, correspondence with reality, and internal coherence. It is supported by paradoxical claims that witness to its truth.
Thumbs up to Mark Anderson
I think I’ve mentioned before that when I was a child soccer was not allowed to be played in the United States. The Cold War will still in full force and we were serious about the domino effect of allowing soccer and then one day waking up and finding Bernie Sanders as president.
Florence Josephine Dufault Florence Josephine Dufault, 94, passed away on September 7, 2018, with family at her side. She was born December 1, 1923, in Yakima, Washington, to Joseph and Margaret Rochel. Florence was raised in Yakima with sisters, Margaret and Mary. The family grew up snow sk…
Joycelyn Louise Middleton Joycelyn Louise Middleton, 67, passed away at her daughter's home in Kittitas on Thursday, September 13, 2018. Joycelyn was born on January 19, 1951 to Ruby & George Middleton at Valley General Hospital in Ellensburg. She is survived by her four children - Rober…
Ellensburg running back Dion Hardeman had never played in a CWAC game.
The Ellensburg High School senior class ASB is holding a 5K color run on Sunday to raise money for the class of 2019.
To the Editor:
Kittitas football defeats White Swan 30-28
It was very easy for us to wander right up to this week’s Kittitas County Farmers Market celebrity because we have been waiting to tell you about another long-time local farm family who have been providing our community with excellent produce for many years.
I have loved musicals since I was eight years old. If my life suddenly became a “Musical,” it wouldn’t be that much of a stretch. The best aspects of my life have always been connected to musical theatre.
While reading Daily Record this morning, the one that grasped my attention the most, was the one on Democracy, in part it pointed correctly to how Fragile it is. It depends on Cooperation and Structure.
Thanks to all who supported the Rise for Climate Ellensburg! Event Saturday, Sept. 8. Our event was part of 800 others in 95 countries across the world including San Francisco where over 30,000 marched to support climate change legislation.
Dino Rossi recently ran a TV ad promoting himself as a consensus builder. Rossi has built a failed political career out of divisiveness — setting employers and government officials against workers. His top contributor in his 2008 second bid for governor was Building Industry Association of Washington (BIAW), known for funding strong-arm anti-environment and anti-labor political tactics. State charges were brought against BIAW for allegedly violating Washington campaign finance laws. Rossi was required to testify in what was a very contentious litigation.
Police | Kittcom received the following calls on Sept. 19-20 (calls are made to the 911 line and the non-emergency business line):
Kittitas Valley Fire and Rescue passed its annual financial and accountability audit with excellence, according to a news release from KVFR.
Lee Jackson, ARNP, NP-C, has joined the staff at KVH Family Medicine-Ellensburg, according to a news release from the clinic.
It’s possible that your back-in-the-day Neanderthal parents chided their children for spending too much time staring at cave paintings.
It’s not uncommon for the Central Washington’s football team to start its season out on a lengthy road trip.
The creative process has the reputation of being isolated with artist sequestered in studios and workshops. That’s not the case with the Robert Harrison art installation at Ellensburg City Hall where the public can not only watch the art take shape, but contribute to the final product.
An Oregon man was booked into the Kittitas County Jail by the U.S. Marshals Office around 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday evening.
Police | Kittcom received the following calls on Sept. 17-19 (calls are made to the 911 line and the non-emergency business line):
A person did not necessarily need to be a local government geek to get a warm feeling from Monday’s Ellensburg City Council meeting where candidates were interviewed for the vacancy created by the resignation of Jill Scheffer earlier this summer.
Richard “Dick” Filleau
Firefighters from seven agencies across the state will once again be managing fire in Central Washington next week, according to a news release.
Let’s talk initiatives. I-1631: Our state would be the first in the nation to place a carbon emissions fee on “large emitters”. Do you really think these fees won’t trickle down to the average consumer? You can bet our gas prices will go up. It will be another large bureaucracy that won’t solve much, cost plenty and affect jobs and commerce. This deserves a no vote.
The third weekend in September has become a time to gather and celebrate the new inductees of the Ellensburg High School Athletic Hall of Fame. This Saturday, Sept. 22, the fourth annual EHS Hall of Fame will be held in the EHS Commons at 7 p.m.
Dr. Ann Steel, nationally known internet use and addiction expert, will be coming to speak in Ellensburg today and Thursday, according to a news release from event organizers.
Ellensburg volleyball sweeps Selah
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