Hydroplane crewman makes Cle Elum pit stop-Hydroplanes reach speeds of up to 200 mph on Lake Washington-front page-photos

Recalling ‘Taylor Bridge Fire’ destruction one year later-anniversary falls on Tuesday, August 13-front page-photo

RIDGE withdraws further attempt to enforce what they feel is their contractual relationship with Suncadia-front page

WA State Parks ban campfires-Open fires and use of briquettes now prohibited-front page

Unofficial Primary Election results-scheduled to certify Aug. 20-front page

City’s Babe Ruth All Stars return from World Series ranked in top 12 nationally-Texts from the team-page B6-photos


  • Towers rise off SR903-substation upgrade nears completion
  • Sheriff’s log: drowning, river rescues and stranding
  • Firefighters snuff blaze behind Bullfrog Chip Facility
  • Colockum Tarps
  • Wildland Fire on way to containment
  • Bureaucracy jump-started for Teaqnaway land purchase
  • Panel available to answer questions about 50K acre Teanaway purchase
  • Suncadia building boom
  • Where are my memorial bricks?


  • Frankly Speaking-Gad Zukes and Yellow Crooknecks
  • Additional state-funded full-day kindergarten schools selected


  • John Gill’s talented eye
  • Darst and Sybertz named MouseAbout 2013 benefactors
  • South Cle Elum’s Smokey’s team named Grand Champion at BBQ Cook-off in Snohomish
  • City matriarch behind wheel of an award winner
  • Grab your gloves, VISION calls for city volunteer clean-up
  • Jewett honored with ‘Local Hero’ award
  • Heflen certifies 2nd ‘Little Free Library’ in upper county
  • Dupuis family reunion
  • Kruisin’ Kittitas Car Show & Burnouts this Saturday
  • Horse whisperers gather for wild mustang adoption
  • Sports:
  • Ryan wins 35-mile Whiskey Dick Triathlon
    Did you know? Cle Elum sent a 14U team to Babe Ruth’s inaugural 16U World Series in 1999