Thorp’s ‘Teaching American History Grant’ leads to second Emmy winning program

Thorp School’s Tom Christian and CWU’s Chris Smart win an Emmy, front page.

County roadblocks community wind turbines

Back to the drawing board?  Commissioners state their reasons for the unanimous nay vote.  Also, websites where you can learn more about wind related issues. both pros and cons.  Pg A2

Earning their way

Youth Activities Program (YAP) kids fundraise for their summer activities, current agenda listed on pg B2


  • Summer Reading Program kick-off at local library
  • Trailer truck driver falls asleep at the wheel
  • Burglars apprehended near Cle Elum
  • Teanaway subarea planning process reconsidered
  • Driver loses control and rolls on I-90
  • The new faces of Sahara Pizza share family ties
  • Antique cars tour Kittitas County in July


  • U10 – U12 Warriors Place in Coal Bowl
  • Young anglers hook prizes at 20th Annual Lavender Lake Fishing Derby
  • Easton Ponds derby anglers net 87 fish
  • Cle Elum-Roslyn High School Class of 2010 Graduation
  • $4,000 in Kiwanis merit scholarships awarded
  • Over $100,000 given in scholarships to CERHS grads
  • Swiftwater graduates accomplish a milestone
  • And then there were two… Thorp School Graduation