Sled dog genetic drive to run-South Cle Elum-front page/A5-photos
Teanaway Community Forest kick-off meeting-slated for Jan. 15-front page
AmeriGas awards Easton archers $2,000-the company sponsors with participating area schools-front page-photo

  • Update on search for infants in unmarked graves
  • Hospital District seeks board vacancy applicants
  • ‘Think Snow’-not much to report
  • School Districts in Easton and Thorp balloting levies
  • Updated January event scheduled
  • Fire destroys First Street structure in Cle Elum


  • Frankly Speaking-Anchors away! Time for a big steamy bowl of Navy Bean Soup!
  • Letter-Railroad crossing repairs-Helga I. Johnson-South Cle Elum
  • Paper money was a mistake-Dave Bridgeman-Cle Elum
  • Water, water everywhere, but not a drop to drink?-Joseph Lowatchie, Sr.-Ellensburg
  • Happy to get news of here-Christina Fischer Dimmick-Kennewick, WA
  • Reaching out to Buddy’s Buddies from Arizona-Jamie and Mark Zueger-Phoenix, AZ
  • Swedish Cle Elum Primary Care to re-open next month
  • Flu season on full swing


  • What did you do on New Years Day?
  • Habitat starts new home this month
  • Heritage Club celebrates with Christmas party
  • Suncadia Steps into New Year
  • ARRF Animal Rescue announces new video
  • Crab season closes, crab feast postponed
  • Historic Commission needs your photos

Sports & Outdoors:

  • A mountain of a marathoning grandmother
  • Pepik’s 24,854 miles on foot
  • Warrior girls basketball kicks off New Year with a win
  • Thorp School-Athlete of the Week-Caitlin Christie
  • CERHS Student of the Week-Quinton Peppin

Holiday Wrap-Up:

  • Santa’s sleigh lands in Roslyn on green grass
  • Northern Kittitas County: Plenty of places to worship