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Friday, February 10, 2017
Kittitas County, WA - 02/10/2017 - On January 27, the City of Cle Elum and the City of Ellensburg were selected for the Complete Streets Award from the Transportation Improvement Board (TIB). Cle Elum will be awarded $125,000 and Ellensburg will be awarded $250,000 to pursue “complete streets” within their jurisdictions. Cle Elum and Ellensburg are two of 39 awarded agencies, out of ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
Monday, February 06, 2017
Kittitas County, WA - 02/06/2017 - Kittitas County has received a ground water permit from the Washington State Department of Ecology (Ecology) to issue “over the counter” permitted water rights for parcels located within a large portion of the green zone of Kittitas County’s water bank. The water bank is used to provide mitigation for new domestic uses of ground water, such as ...read more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Political
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
Ellensburg, Wash. (February 1, 2017) – Dr. Norman Wood will join KVH Family Medicine – Cle Elum on February 20. Dr. Wood will join physicians Dr. Elizabeth Wise and Dr. Paul Schmitt, as well as advanced practice clinicians Zoe Carlson, Rob Merkel, and Chelsea Newman. Dr. Wood has an interesting and varied background. He received a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
Kittitas County, WA - 02/01/2017 - A three year old boy was found in the back seat of a stolen vehicle following a high speed pursuit that ended after the vehicle ran over a spike strip and was pitted near Ellensburg. On 2/1/17 shortly after midnight a Sheriff's Deputy attempted to stop a vehicle for severe lane travel on I-90 E/B at MP 102. The vehicle, a red 2013 Honda Fit, failed to yield ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Human Interest
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
Kittitas County, WA - 02/01/2017 - Yesterday at about 4:30 PM Kittitas County Sheriff's Office and Search and Rescue responded to a report of two lost cross-country skiers on the trail system North of I-90 off Cabin Creek exit 63. Two cross-country skiers, Ken (69 yoa) and Mary Talley (66 yoa), of Seattle, became lost on the cross country ski trail system located on the north side of I-90 ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, January 30, 2017
Kittitas County, WA - 01/30/2017 - The 2017 Kittitas County Tax Roll has been certified and statements will be mailed 2/17/2017. This year’s tax roll contains 44,071 tax accounts and tax information is now available online at www.co.kittitas.wa.us/treasurer . IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Tax Statements - In the continuing process to create more user friendly tax statements, while still providing ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
Friday, January 27, 2017
Ellensburg, Wash. (January 27, 2017) – Kittitas Valley Healthcare has selected an executive search firm to assist with the process of searching for a permanent Chief Executive Officer. The selected firm, Passage and Associates LLC, is based in Washington State. Passage and Associates LLC specializes in the recruitment of business executives. Jennifer Robinson, owner of Passage and ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Kittitas County, WA - 01/24/2017 - The Kittitas County Public Health Department (KCPHD) wants the public to know that heroin and other narcotic overdoses are preventable. It is possible, with the combination of education and having the reversal drug, naloxone, to stop an overdose and prevent a death from overdose. Narcotics, also called opiates or opioids, are medications that can be used to ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release