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Thursday, May 25, 2017
Kittitas County, WA - 05/25/2017 - County Accepting Small-Scale Capital Grant Applications Kittitas County is now accepting Tourism-Related, Small-Scale, Municipality-Owned Capital Projects and Operations grant applications. In order to qualify, the capital project proposal must be municipality-owned, and applicants must provide at least 50% matching funds. Small-scale projects are defined in ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Economic, Press Release
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Kittitas County, WA - 05/17/2017 - On Wednesday May 17th, Sheriff Gene Dana (left)officially swore in Alister Nielson as a deputy with the Kittitas County Sheriff's Office. Nielsen graduated from CWU with a degree in Law and Justice and had been working for the Renton Police Department for three years prior to being hired by Kittitas County. Dana and Nielsen Dana and Nielsen (2) Dana and ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Cle Elum, WA – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce’s “How We Do: Cle Elum” commercial from 2016 has been nominated for a Regional Emmy ® Award from the Northwest Chapter of Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. This TV spot is one of only seven nominations in the “Commercial – Single Spot” category. The ad was concepted and produced by ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
Monday, May 15, 2017
Kittitas County, WA - 05/12/2017 - The Kittitas County Public Health Department (KCPHD) is looking for residents who care strongly about the health of our community. We are currently recruiting participants for our upcoming Community Health Assessment (CHA) and Community Health Improvement Planning (CHIP) process. Community members are an integral part to the assessment and planning process. In ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, May 15, 2017
Cle Elum, WA – The Telly Awards has once again named the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce as a winner in the 38th Annual Telly Awards. The Chamber was awarded a Bronze award for their “How We Do: Cle Elum” commercial campaign from 2016. With over 13,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries, this is truly an honor. The ad was concepted and produced by DrawKnife ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
The 2017 Upper Kittitas County Pioneer Days Parade Application is now available. The Pioneer Days festivities are a long-standing tradition celebrating the culture and American pride of the Upper Kittitas County and the entire community. Held over the 4 th of July Weekend, the festivities include the Grand Parade, Street Fair, Heritage Festival, Queen’s Tea, and so much more! Now in its 3 ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, May 08, 2017
​Kittitas County, WA - 05/08/2017 - On May 1, the City of Ellensburg began work on the 7th Avenue Bike Boulevard Project, which is part of a proposed route that will run from Wenas Street to Alder Street with the majority of the boulevard running along 7th Avenue. Bicycle boulevards, according to the National Association of City Transportation Officials, are streets with low motorized ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, May 01, 2017
Kittitas County, WA - 05/01/2017 - The Kittitas County Public Health Department (KCPHD) wants to remind residents to protect themselves against hantavirus by keeping rodents out of your home and workplace and taking precautions when cleaning rodent-infested areas. A person may be exposed to hantavirus by breathing contaminated dust from deer mice, cleaning rodent droppings or nests, or by living, ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Ellensburg, Wash. (April 19, 2017) – KVH Family Medicine – Ellensburg will welcome Dr. June Bredin as a new physician on May 15. The addition of Dr. Bredin will bring the total number of healthcare providers at KVH Family Medicine - Ellensburg to ten. Family medicine is a medical specialization devoted to comprehensive health care for patients of all ages. Providers of family medicine ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release