January 5, 2017 HEADLINES – Northern Kittitas County Tribune

  • INTERSTATE 90: 2016 Newsmaker of the Year – A3 (photos)
  • SNOW REPORT: 13.5 inches this week; season total is 51.0 inches
  • STATE & REGIONAL NEWS:
  • Roslyn City needs your help with income census survey
  • Eighty-nine homes, RV complex aimed for 445-acres in Easton
  • Snowmobiler injured near Ronald Dec. 30
  • Fire causes massive damage to Third Street Cle Elum home – (photos)
  • 2016 Year in Review – A5-10 (news briefs and photos)
  • KVH Urgen Care – Cle Elum set to expand hours Jan. 8
  • Kittitas County Assessor Marsha Weyand to retire in February
  • Terrance Lenihan’s day in court Jan. 10
  • Fifth Street Divided SnoHighway – (photo)
  • How to get in touch with how winter works in Cle Elum
  • Safety tips for cold weather snaps
  • VOICES:
  • Frankly Speaking – Cold, Tired Winter Tires
  • EDITORIAL: Snowmobile Samaritans (‘Stuck Sucks’) – (David Cross, Ellensburg)
  • HATS OFF: Standing for Dignity (Susan Johnson, Roslyn)
  • Two Upper County pet giving trees collect smiles and tail wags – (photos)
  • COMMUNITY:
  • Wes Craven released from hospital, fund set up
  • Hearty volunteers bring Santa to the Upper County – (photos)
  • CWU kicks off several months of Big Read events in January
  • State poet laureate at Roslyn Library Jan. 8
  • Sleigh rides foil Old Man Winter’s mission to drive everyone indoors
  • TRIB AROUND THE WORLD: Scuba diving in Australia with The Beiter Family
  • Cascade Rail Foundation looks back at 2016 and ahead to 2017
  • Carving basalt, Wawshington’s 17 million year-old volcanic rock – (photos)
  • OBITUARIES AND DEATH NOTICES:
  • William “Booha” Browitt, 1931 – 2016
  • Kelli Conner
  • DEATH NOTICE: Albert James “Jim” Low, 98
  • SPORTS & SCHOOL:
  • Lady Warriors Basketball Team win both games at Coyote Christmas Classic
  • Warrior Boys Basketball drop both tournament games at Central
  • No Royal gold but Warrior Wrestlers make up for it in Chelan
  • Athlete of the Week: Hailey Say (Cle Elum-Roslyn High School)
  • Student of the Week: Asa Sill (Cle Elum-Roslyn High School)
  • TRIB AROUND THE WORLD: Seattle Seahawks game with Kenai & Cameron May-Penelerick

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