NKC Tribune / Bruce Coe photo

HEADLINES for the Week Of May 8, 2014-Northern Kittitas County Tribune.

 

Polar Plunge:diving for dollars-crazies do the unthinkable-front page/A2-photos.

Storefront Studio says: Roslyn’s pioneer food tradition is marketable-idea ties into similar food movements all over the country-front page.

Chamber to host Open House and Picnic-May 8-front page.

Gray Wolf trapping program in progress-Teanaway-front page.

Unheard Voices to benefit Search & Rescue-CWU-front page.

Expert Panel to Discuss Effects of Marijuana use on individuals and communities-The Problem with Pot-front page.

Regional:

  • First week of July: 29 pot stores poised to open.
  • Tree vandalized.
  • Fossett given Community Awards.
  • County Assessor Weyand announces candidacy.
  • State agencies to improve public advisories for activity in Teanaway Community Forest.
  • Time to schedule a West Nile vaccination for your horse.
  • Early spring trail ride with Del Bartholomew.
  • Wanapum Reservoir to remain closed for Memorial Day Weekend.
  • Public Health has free vaccines.

Voices:

  • Frankly Speaking-Peas on Earth and goodwill towards…
  • Letter-Billy Frank Jr.-stalwart fighter for tribal salmon fishing rights, dies at 83.
  •             State Officials remark on his passing.
  • Letter-It makes sense to open Federal Lands back up to remove dead trees. Ed Conner, Cle Elum.
  • Letter-An act of Unkindness…Gail Berndt, Cle Elum.

Community:

  • A Mother times 10.
  • Classmates and lifelong friendships.
  • Easton’s Double K Ranch under new management.
  • About the Covered Bridge:Only One in the County.
  • Boyd-Sjostrom to wed.
  • Center reopens doors Monday.
  • Audubon program on Monarch Butterflies flying in on May 15.
  • Sports & School:
  • Thanks Othello, goodbye seniors.
  • Sun Country Ladies’ Opener.
  • Cle Elum Elementary hosts ‘Kindy Olympics’.
  • Soccer Champs.
  • CERHS Student of the Week-Sarah Bingham.
  • Warrior track and field athletes ace home meet.
  • Warrior girls dominate over Goldendale.
  • CERHS Golfers shine.
  • Home Run attracts over 115 competitors.
  • CERHS Athlete of the Week-Cody Robinson.

Obituaries:

  • Mary Elizabeth “Betty” Simpson.
  • Rita M. Bauman.
  • John Elmer Conner.