August 23, 2018 HEADLINES – Northern Kittitas County Tribune

FRONT PAGE NEWS:

  • 1952 Chevy awarded ‘Best in Show’– (photo)
  • Extreme Fire Danger in National Forest, additional fire restrictions in effect
  • Lodging tax partners agree to 13% increase
  • Wastewater treatment plant garners recognition
  • County’s water-metering program to expand Sept.4

STATE & REGIONAL NEWS:

  • Judge blocks WDFW’s lethal response to Togo Wolf Pack’s depredation on cattle – (photo)
  • US97-Blewett pass closed Sept. 9-14
  • Sept. 10: Construction starts as Speelyi – (photo)
  • Fatal accident at WA State Horse Park
  • Lake Kachess: protest on the water – (photo)
  • Regarding CWU Prof. Matt Manweller’s termination
  • Trump Administration sued for failing to protect Orca’s west coast habitat
  • Monster Upper County paving project in progress – (photos)
  • Bark beetles attacking drought-stressed Douglas Firs across WA
  • Seattle’s Foundation Nightclub busted
  • one injured in I-90 rollover
  • Campfires banned across Eastern Washington – (photo)
  • Shrinking resources, growing concerns
  • Cruise Cle Elum smokin’ hot again – (photos)
  • Poor air quality conditions persist in Kittitas County – (photos)
  • WA electric companies surpass conservation targets
  • Crew at work on school rooftops – (photos)
  • Cle Elum takes baby step to upgrade municipal HVAC systems
  • Air quality update and resources to determine current conditions

VOICES:

  • Frankly Speaking: Summer.. Soup Season? – (photos)
  • Letter: Great American leaders have been ‘Democratic Socialists’ – Bob Gritton, Cle Elum
  • Letter: Rise for the Climate in September – Joelle Robinson, Climate Solutions Field Director – Olympia
  • Letter: Regarding inappropriate influence of Trump’s ‘Mar-a-Lago Crowd’ at VA – Senator Patty Murray, Washington D.C.
  • Random Act of Kindness: This hat has a story – (photo)

COMMUNITY:

  • CWU facilitates courageous Kids Climbing event on Aug. 11 – (photos)
  • Sell out crowd at ARRF’s Nibbles & Sips – (photo)
  • Coloring Contest Winners – (photos)
  • Survey of historic buildings in progress – (photo)
  • Free vaccinations for CERSD students
  • Dial 811 before you dig
  • $5M available to help customers pay their PSE bills
  • Burnin’ Rubber & Blowin’ Smoke – (photos)
  • King Coal 2017 Jeff Osiadacz to get the public coronation he was denied last year – (photo)
  • Found homeless, buried homeless – (photo)
  • Get your Pangrazi on, city calling for Volunteer of the Year nominations
  • Help WSDOT count people biking and walking
  • In Pursuit of the Lunker

OBITUARIES AND DEATH NOTICES:

SPORTS & SCHOOL:

  • 2018 – 2019 Back To School Cle Elum-Roslyn Information Guide
  • CERHS alumni on the Pacific Crest Trail – (photos)
  • DAY ONE: Smoke 7, Warriors 0 – (photo)

 

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