• Snoqualmie Pass - 10/14/2021 7:54:46 AM
    Snoqualmie Pass I 9010/14/2021 7:54:46 AMTemperature: 35 °FElevation Feet:3022Elevation Meters:921EastboundNo restrictionsWestbound No restrictionsConditions:The roadway is bare and wet. Drivers will experience delays due to a 24-hour lane closure eastbound near… Read more »

 

 

 

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Take note:For Kittitas County and the City of Ellensburg, the WM team is always working for a sustainable tomorrow. How does this benefit our community? It’s all in the WM 2021 Sustainability Report - published today! sustainability.wm.com.Ellensburg Daily Record Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce City of Cle Elum - Government Northern Kittitas County Tribune Newspaper Waste Management ... See MoreSee Less
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PUBLIC NOTICEADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDSSnoqualmie Pass Fire & RescueSealed bids for a Snow Removal Contract will be received by Snoqualmie Pass Fire & Rescue up to but not later than 5:00 PM, Monday, November 8, 2021 at Snoqualmie Pass Fire & Rescue Station 46 located at 1211 State Route 906, Snoqualmie Pass WA. 98068, at which time they shall be publicly opened and recorded. Interested bidders may obtain bid documents from Fire Chief Jay Wiseman, Please set up an appointment by calling Chief Wiseman’s cell or by email. 425-761-0781 or jwiseman@spfire.org. Snoqualmie Pass Fire & Rescue reserves the right to reject any or all bids, waive minor irregularities in the bidding process, and to accept the bid deemed best for the District.=============================Please remember that announcements like this are brought to you by your hometown news team, and supported by people who buy the Tribune newspaper. We continue to work hard to keep the community - including non-subscribers - up to date on the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation. Thank you to all who make this possible. If you find our coverage helpful, if you haven’t already, please consider joining our supporters by taking out a subscription of your own (nkctribune.com/shop/) or purchasing copies at our office or retailers and vending boxes throughout the county (locations nkctribune.com/newsstands/ ) Specific published issues of the Tribune available: printed copies at our office or sent by mail here nkctribune.com/shop/shop/single-copy-purchase/ or as digital downloads here nkctribune.com/shop/product-category/downloads/ ... See MoreSee Less
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TAKE NOTE (10/8/21):EXTENSIVE RECREATION CLOSURES: Due prescribed fire planned for Friday Oct. 8th some recreation areas on the Roslyn Ridge will be closed to all access. The following trails are impacted by the closure:Lower Ewok (Note you may travel the road from alaska to upper Ewok)4th of July. Full closure Maine Ridge Road - Closed East of top of Ewok. Rat Pack - Full closure Rat Pack Up Track - Full closure If fire proceeds the closure will remain in effect at least through the weekend . Fire damaged trees may fall at any time - Obey Closures. ... See MoreSee Less
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UPDATE 10-10-21:Emergency bridge deck repairs on eastbound I-90 near Cle Elum to cause delays for drivers next week (10/12-10/14) - Drivers traveling on Interstate 90 next week need to plan for delays due to emergency work to repair a bridge deck near Cle Elum.The Washington State Department of Transportation and contractor crews will need to have a 24-hour eastbound single lane closure between mileposts 79 and 81. This closure will go into effect at 4 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 12 until 9 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 14.UPDATE 10-04-21: The emergency bridge deck work schedule this week on eastbound I-90 near Cle Elum has been postponed until further notice. (Attempted to post this earlier, but Facebook was experiencing a major nationwide outage.)PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Emergency bridge deck repairs on eastbound I-90 near Cle Elum to cause delays for drivers next weekCLE ELUM – OCT. 1, 2021 - Drivers traveling on Interstate 90 next week need to plan for delays due to emergency work to repair a bridge deck near Cle Elum.The Washington State Department of Transportation and contractor will need to have a 24-hour lane closure in the eastbound lane between mileposts 79 and 81. This closure will go into effect at 7 a.m. Monday morning, Oct. 4 until 9 a.m. Thursday morning, Oct. 7. ... See MoreSee Less
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TAKE NOTE (9/22/21):Today, approx 6-8pm at Station 63 (entrance to Driftwood Acres) will be a large structure fire training with Roslyn Fire. You’ll see trucks! Lights! Flowing water! Fake smoke! Hear some controlled yelling! It’ll be a blast for us; might make you nervous, but we assure you, its all necessary training as we move from wildland season into structure fires. We ask that you don’t stop, don’t engage with crews as we’ll be busy training. #traininganddevelopment ... See MoreSee Less
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KITTITAS COUNTY FAIR – Share your prize winning fair entry photos with NKC TRIBUNE readers. Upload your high resolution images to tinyurl.com/3j58459a along with name (animal names, too), age, 4-H club (if applicable), category of entry and prize level. Add any notes you like about your entry. ... See MoreSee Less
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FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL – Show us your back-to-school pride and send in your first day of school photos to share with NKC TRIBUNE readers. Upload your high resolution images to tinyurl.com/3j58459a along with student name(s), ages, school designation, grade and who took the photo. ... See MoreSee Less
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A GOOD REMINDER:Our students are going back to school! As you see buses on the road again, make sure you know when you are required to stop. We all have a role in keeping our students and bus drivers safe. ... See MoreSee Less
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It's opening day for the Kittitas County Fair!It's opening day! Gates open at 10am, and our opening ceremony begins at 12pm. Check out our Entertainment Guide for schedules! We hope to see you at the fair! issuu.com/dailyrecord/docs/2021_fair_book ... See MoreSee Less
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Another NKC Tribune Sponsorship Program supported local event - check out the 2021 Labor Day Weekend activities in Roslyn this weekend! ... See MoreSee Less
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Did you see the full bio with photos on the 2021 King Coal John Cernick Jr. in the August 26, 2021 NKC Tribune? (Digital copy here if you want to catch up nkctribune.com/shop/shop/august-26-2021-issue-digital-single-copy-purchase/?utm_source=feedburner... ) Watch his crowning ceremony during Coal Miner Days, this Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. in front of the Coal Miner's Memorial in downtown Roslyn, WA.Come watch the crowning of the 2021 King Coal John Cernick Jr.! Sunday Sept. 5th, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at the Coal Miners' Memorial in downtown Roslyn, WA. Hosted by the RRC Heritage Club. ... See MoreSee Less
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ALERT: Fire Weather WarningIssued: 2021-08-29 13:18:00 PDT|Expiring: 2021-08-30 21:00:00 PDTEAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)-EAST WASHINGTON PALOUSE AND SPOKANE AREA (ZONE 674)-EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)-EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)-EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)-118 PM PDT SUN AUG 29 2021...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM PDT MONDAY FORWIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS AND MOUNTAINS EAST OF THE CASCADE CREST...THE NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN AND THE PALOUSE AND SPOKANE AREAS...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A RED FLAGWARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY, WHICH IS IN EFFECTFROM NOON TO 9 PM PDT MONDAY. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGERIN EFFECT.* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 673 EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673), FIRE WEATHER ZONE 674 EAST WASHINGTON PALOUSE AND SPOKANE AREA (ZONE 674), FIRE WEATHER ZONE 676 EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676), FIRE WEATHER ZONE 677 EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677) AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 682 EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682).* WINDS: WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.* RELATIVE HUMIDITIES: 15 TO 25 PERCENT. IN THE KITTITAS VALLEY,RELATIVE HUMIDITY 20 TO 30 PERCENT.* IMPACTS: RAPID FIRE SPREAD WITH ANY NEW OR EXISTING FIRES.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONSARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW....OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OFSTRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CANCONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR ... See MoreSee Less
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