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SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A Spokane Valley woman who was missing since Thursday was found injured in her vehicle near Blewett Pass Monday night, sheriff's officials said.
NORTH BEND, Wash. (AP) — Washington state transportation officials have closed Interstate 90 near Snoqualmie Pass in both directions because of collisions in snowy weather.
Washington Department of Transportation officials said on Twitter at about 6 p.m.
ELLENSBURG, Wash. (AP) — The body of Seattle Deputy Fire Chief Jay Schreckengost was found Sunday afternoon near Cliffdell, Kittitas County, after a two-week search.
Schreckengost, 56, had gone elk hunting and was last heard from on Nov.
ELLENSBURG, Wash. (AP) — A 19-year-old from Ellensburg, Washington, has been arrested in Hawaii and is accused of selling the drugs that killed an Ellensburg man.
Police say the man was arrested Tuesday for the death of 21-year-old Sage Francois, KOMO-TV reported.
ELLENSBURG, Wash. (AP) — Kittitas County sheriff’s detectives are investigating a possible homicide after a call from a hiker led to the discovery of human remains in the Stampede Pass area, about two miles south of Keechelus Lake.
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — Western Washington University in Bellingham and Central Washington University in Ellensburg will require students, staff and faculty to be vaccinated against COVID-19 when in-person classes begin this fall...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — One of four priests accused of sexual abuse by an Ellensburg man has been exonerated, with the man's attorneys expressing regret over the false accusation and the priest being restored to ministry...
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The road rage suspect who killed a sheriff's deputy, wounded a police officer and died in a central Washington state shootout this week was living in the United States illegally, the federal government said Thursday...
To the Editor:
Please allow me to introduce myself. My name is Nicole Klauss and I’m running for Ellensburg City Council, Position No. 7. I was appointed to fill a vacancy on the council in May 2017, and I’d like the opportunity to serve our community for another two years.
Kittcom received the following calls from Aug. 1-Aug. 2 (calls are made to the 911 line and the non-emergency business line):
n Someone reportedly received a phone call from a person claiming to be with a debt consolidation company, who got inappropriate with her when she asked to be taken off their list on North C Street in Ellensburg.
Air quality was listed as unhealthy for sensitive groups in Ellensburg this morning because of smoke from fires burning in British Columbia, according to the state Department of Ecology.
In a morning update on the Washington Smoke Information website, Ranil Dhammapala of the DOE said air quality in the state is among the worst in the country.
Kathryn Lynn Shaw (Kay) age 67, passed away peacefully from complications of cancer on July 28, 2017 in Ellensburg, WA. Kay was born on February 26, 1950 in Walla Walla, WA to Loris and Eddie Allen.
Kittitas County voters narrowed down races for Ellensburg School Board, Roslyn City Council and Fire District 7 Board during Tuesday’s primary election.
Tosha Woods and Richard Bily will advance to the November general election in the race for Ellensburg School Board Position 4, a four-year term.
A Federal Way man was injured in a head-on collision that involved four vehicles Sunday on Interstate 90 at milepost 103, three miles from Ellensburg.
Zane Green, 56, of Federal Way was driving a 1990 white Toyota pickup eastbound at 2:06 p.m.
A former Ellensburg resident pleaded guilty to fourth-degree assault with a sexual motivation Friday in Kittitas County Superior Court.
Kenny Tran, 20, faced charges of third-degree rape, but took a plea deal to fourth-degree assault with a sexual motivation.
National Night Out events are planned in Ellensburg and Cle Elum on Tuesday.
The Cle Elum-Roslyn-South Cle Elum Police Department will be hosting its first National Night Out event.
It should be a perfect weekend for jazz.
The weather forecast calls for sunny skies through the weekend in Ellensburg, with a high of 93 on Saturday and 90 on Sunday. As is tradition, the Sidewalk Stompers will kick things off with Dixieland standards at 5:30 p.m.
Pearl G. (Goehner) Jeske, age 90, went to the Lord peacefully in her early morning sleep on July 4, 2017 at Riverview Manor, Selah, WA. She was born June 23, 1927 in Fargo, ND, and at the age of 7, her family moved to Ritzville, WA.
The Kittitas County Homelessness and Affordable Housing Committee is seeking grant applications.
The committee has up to $500,000 to spend addressing local housing problems, according to the county.
The Ellensburg School Board discussed options for dealing with restrictions on land use at Mount Stuart Elementary School on Monday.
In 1964, Ellensburg School District taxpayers passed a $994,214 bond to purchase property to build a new elementary school.
Thumbs up to work done at events center
Thumbs up to the polishing done at the Kittitas County Event Center. I’m looking forward to the improvements — thanks, Jill!
Kittcom received the following calls from June 15-16 (calls are made to the 911 line and the non-emergency business line):
n A Charter truck reportedly was running and unoccupied on Brick Road in Ellensburg.
It was a breezy beginning to the week Monday with high winds ripping through the Kittitas Valley.
A wind advisory remains in effect through tonight in the Kittitas Valley, said Zaaron Allen, science and operational officer with the National Weather Service.
Before one of Cheryl Ann Eadie-Perry’s main father figures died in 2009, he instilled a dream in her — that it was never too late to go back to school.
Eadie-Perry followed that dream down a long, difficult road, and with every obstacle that confronted her, a new dream was born.
To the Editor:
A letter from Sandy Elliot appeared in the June 2 edition of the Daily Record. There were misstatements of fact in that letter that should be corrected for your readers. Ms. Elliot stated that “pre-K is a Common Core construct that is no longer federally funded” and “(t)he old policy that accommodated 3-4 year-olds in “free” taxpayer subsidized facilities put some private daycare out of business.”
An Ellensburg woman was sentenced to 6 1/2 years in prison for second-degree rape of a child on Friday in Kittitas County Superior Court.
Lloyce Hunt, 23, was arrested by Ellensburg Police officers on Jan.
Kittitas Valley Healthcare is buying the former Royal Vista Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at 1506 Radio Road.
KVH won the building at auction earlier this spring, with a bid of $352,000, according KVH CEO Julie Petersen.
Over the past year or so, a hitch has developed in Rich Arlt’s retirement plans — a Wycked Hitch.
Arlt started his Wycked Hitch business a little more than a year ago to create a hitch to use with the Polaris Slingshot.
The process to determine how best to meet elementary school space needs in the Ellensburg School District has moved to the next step with the presentation of committee recommendations to the Ellensburg School Board Tuesday.
Kittcom received the following calls from May 30-31 (calls are made to the 911 line and the non-emergency business line):
A pipe reportedly broke and there was a lot of water on East Mountain View Avenue.
Residents came together on Monday to remember and reflect on the community’s fallen heroes at Veterans Memorial Park.
More than 100 people showed up to Ellensburg’s Memorial Day ceremony, which included the singing of the national anthem, the raising of the flag and speeches by two military members, one active and one retired.
Kittcom received the following calls from May 25-26 (calls are made to the 911 line and the non-emergency business line):
n A theft reportedly occurred on Kittitas Highway near Ellensburg.
The Yakima River Canyon is the place to be this weekend — Get Intimate with the Shrub Steppe and the new Yakima River Canyon Bird Fest will get people outside for field trips and educational programs.