July 5, 2018 HEADLINES – Northern Kittitas County Tribune

FRONT PAGE NEWS:

  • Pioneer Days drives fun in Upper County – (Photo)
  • Firefighter Fundraiser: D.B. Cooper documentary preview
  • Roslyn Burn Ban in effect
  • Primary Election Aug. 7, ballots in the mail soon
  • Puget Sound Energy reports reasons for power outages weekend of June 23
  • U.S. Forest Service seeks comments on Taneum restoration proposal

STATE & REGIONAL NEWS:

  • Seattle climber [Varun Sadavarte] dies descending Mount Stuart
  • New evacuation tower would protect people in lower elevations in the event of a tsunami
  • City of Cle Elum Marijuana code amendment approved
  • Kingcade Horse Abuse Trial moved to October
  • State mobilizes for another wildfire site
  • Cle Elum City Staff cleans up First Street (Safeway hill) – (photo)
  • Adopt a Wild Mustang program coming to Cle Elum July 19-21 – (photos)
  • Cle Elum adopts new signage plan – (illustrations)
  • Local communities to receive record $552.8M in Payments in Lieu of Taxes
  • WA State Attorney General Bob Ferguson files 12th lawsuit against Federal EPA
  • ‘Spirit Ride’ casket and caravan in Cle Elum July 28 – (photos)
  • Kittitas County Coroner’s report, January-June 2018

VOICES:

  • Frankly Speaking: Shoo, shoo – unwelcome critters in my back yard – (photos)
  • Letter: Assaults on our healthcare – Michael Mulroy, M.D., South Cle Elum
  • Letter: To Easton State Parks – Jerry Cummings, North Bend
  • Letter: It’s a good thing city councilors can vote by phone – Steven Harper, Cle Elum City Councilor

COMMUNITY:

  • BOOK REVIEW: Memoirs of A Telephone Pioneer – Northern Kittitas County Historical Society publishes new book – (photos)
  • Washington Outdoor School’s got a new summer camp program – (photo)
  • Coal Ministries Summer Food Program has begun
  • U.S. Forest Service welcomes new Deputy Supervisor Erick Walker to Wenatchee – (photo)
  • Volunteer Fire Departments hold event to raise fund for rescue vehicle – (photo)
  • Cle Elum Hatchery’s Potluck and Salmon Bake is back this year – (photo)
  • Cle Elum’s Hospice Friends office moves to new location – (photo)

OBITUARIES AND DEATH NOTICES:

  • Myrna C. Antonich, 1943 – 2018
  • Steven W. Bratton, 1951 – 2018
  • Gerald S. Vereb, 1943 – 2018

SPORTS & SCHOOL:

  • Kass Kayser to compete in the PRCA-sanctioned Cle Elum Roundup – (photos)
  • Austin Woods awarded the 2018 Thorp Community Association Scholarship – (photo)
  • Central Washington University announced honor roll
  • Upper Kittitas County 9-Ball Pool league results
  • Pioneer Days 2018 photo essay (pages B6-7)

 

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