PIONEER DAYS 2013 free bonus Souvenir Program for NKC Tribune readers inside this week! (Please thank our advertisers for helping us  provide this fun, informative program)

IT’S OFFICIAL: QUEEN PARDINI-June 29 Coronation licks-off festivities-front page/A5-photos

Story behind Parade’s first-ever Grand Marshall. One you won’t want to miss-WWII Veteran Paul Russom

State to buy 50,000 acres in Teanaway-Reaction to the Land Purchase-front page

Fireworks restrictions may differ-…but all are in effect for this year’s Fourth of July celebration-front page

Thunder storms cruise through area-County Damage Reports-front page/A3-photo

Local resident loses 13 sheep to dog attack-Wolves ruled out of assault, two dogs cause mayhem in thrill killing-pageA2-photo


  • 13th District Reps say ‘yes’ for increased DUI penalties
  • Wivag withdraws CUP application
  • Five car pile-up on I-90 emphasizes traveler caution
  • She counts Kittitas County salmon for a living-from an office with a view
  • Run to Roslyn to be held Saturday, July 13
  • Leavenworth area earthquake registers in Liberty
  • Study clarifies status of KVH Urgent Care-Cle Elum
  • Rodeo Royalty in Cle Elum
  • House demolished on First Street
  • Capital budget benefits Roslyn
  • Little Free Library grows
  • Primary Aug. 6 Are you registered to vote?
  • Huge used book sale
  • Voices:
  • Frankly Speaking-The 4th of July is here! Let’s keep those picnic coolers safe and tasty
  • Letter-What’s next?-Violet Burke, Cle Elum
  • Volunteers Needed for Pioneer Days
  • Electeds weigh in on close call with new gas tax
  • See the Tribune’s Question of the Week, What do YOU think?

Pioneer Days 2013 Coronation

  • Queen Pardini continued from front page
  • Whitemarsh 6.88 lb. mushroom wins
  • Hein family receives ‘Pioneer Award’


  • High Country Artists Fresh Air Festival coming next week
  • 1949 Mack EQX at last
  • Nominating deserving people for 2013’s $1,000 Pangrazi Award is simple
  • Celebration planned for return of the Sockeye salmon
  • Brannaman to headline Horse Park clinic in Cle Elum
  • Bikes for Books
  • Life Support Auction slated for July 13

Sports & Youth:

  • Miller named Grand Marshal at Wapato raceway event
  • CWU geologist extraordinaire speaks at Roslyn Library Summer Reading Program
  • All caught up-Fishing derby
  • Thorp School Honor Roll
  • 11U All Stars play well in tourney
  • Greene to offer free lessons for junior golfers