Thorp Students meet a dromedary – front page (photo)

Excavation and road construction ongoing a Lake Cle Elum Dam – front page/A5

Cle Elum approves grant application for aviation parking improvements – front page

County visioning survey needs your input – front page

Several I-90 improvements started east of Snoqualmie Pass – front page/A5


  • Largest cargo vessel points to freight future
  • Historic cemetery capital grant program of 2016
  • $1B boost for organics
  • April is ‘Safe Digging’ month
  • YVCC Citizenship Day
  • Grants for career building
  • Hemp is the new thing
  • Voluntary home visiting program receives funds
  • Basalt columns field trip, April 24
  • Traffic fine reform bill signed by governor
  • KVH provider retirements drive evaluations of the future of health care in the county
  • South Cle Elum halts construction in the town’s historic district
  • 2016 Cle Elum Ranger District prescribed burning
  • Correction on free turkey clinic
  • Citizens can now access public lands to save livestock during wildfires
  • Friday Harbor man arrested for possession of child pornography while in South Cle Elum
  • The great Upper County salmon migration is on (photo)
  • County and state crews tackling springtime road and ditch maintenance
  • Coalition settles lawsuit closing new WATV routes on National Forest roads


  • Frankly Speaking – Mulch Matters Mucho
  • Admissions Tax Q&A with Kittitas County Treasurer (photo)


  • Max Saffle’s Alaska (photo)
  • Meet Roslyn’s Cordy Cooke (photo)
  • Wye Park beautification group calls for flowers, seed, fertilizer
  • Award a young adult who has overcome obstacles
  • Cle Elum man wins Hit 5 Jackpot with same numbers
  • Arbor day photo contest deadline is April 15
  • ArtsWA grant application deadline approaching
  • Motorcycle historian visits Cle Elum
  • Famous World War I flying ace’s fighter on display
  • The magic of horses is at work in the Upper County (photos)
  • Search and Rescue up 13 new volunteers (photo)
  • KEEN photo contest nearing April 22 deadline (photo)
  • Baudelaire’s Birthday Bash: Ellensburg Poetry Prowl this Sunday
  • KCFD7 awards ceremony (photo)
  • Retired staff luncheon (photo)
  • Bill aims to help veterans get supplemental health insurance


  • Robert James Scarpelli


  • Bowling wraps for the season (photo)
  • Yakima River Canyon Marathon results
  • WSU announces Fall 2015 graduates
  • High school video contest deadline April 15
  • Baker wins third golf tournament of the year (photo)
  • Track team competes at two separate meets in Eastmont
  • Warriors tennis drops two against Naches then can’t get wins against LaSalle (photo)
  • Baseball splits with Warden after controversial call, sweeps Columbia-Burbank and beats Kittitas Coyotes (photos)
  • Game On: Pairing computer science education with sports training
  • Athlete of the Week: Liz Webb, Cle Elum-Roslyn High School
  • Student of the Week: Hollynnd Nelson, Cle Elum-Roslyn High School