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  1. Barney McClure: Show MeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    ... he is happy to share it, for good reason, with the superlative Central Washington University Jazz Band from Ellensburg. As McClure asserts in the liner notes, "I was no more than a lucky rider on the bus." Well, a bit more than that, Barney, as your ...

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  2. SchoolsRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Lake Chelan Mirror

    ... "stranger danger" and healthy habits. Thursday, March 26, 2015 Seven members of the Chelan FFA traveled to Ellensburg this past weekend to participate in the 212/360 National FFA Leadership Training. Along with 199 other FFA members from around the ...

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  3. Ellensburg looks towards more solar sustainabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KIMA

    After nearly a decade, Ellensburg is looking to revitalize its sustainable energy efforts. The city's community solar project was the first of its kind in the whole country.

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  4. New baby boosts Lowry, BYU rugby into Varsity Cup semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KSL-TV

    ... a dominating 72-10 win over Arizona State and an 18-7 home victory over the University of Utah on a windy day in Ellensburg, Washington. Central Washington is averaging 77 points in its nine wins, buoyed by two wins over the 100-point mark against ...

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  5. Wenatchee Valley Symphony Orchestra gets jazzy at its final concert of the seasonRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Wenatchee World

    The son and grandson of clarinet players, Jeffrey Brooks grew up in Ellensburg listening to Benny Goodman and Mozart. Saturday night, Brooks will join the Wenatchee Valley Symphony Orchestra for its final concert of the season, bringing with him his jazz-infused orchestral pops program called Clarinet Monsters.

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  6. Homeless woman stuck in a wheelchair, out in the cold for several daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | KIMA

    Sarah Madara watches as cars and people walk past her in a parking area near Mountainview and Canyon Road in Ellensburg. Some turn to look at her as well, but very few stop to help this heavy homeless woman... stuck in a wheelchair.

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  7. Port of Portland Loses More BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Progressive Farmer

    ... just to get the cargo back to Oregon." Mike Hajny, vice president of Wesco International, Inc., a hay exporter in Ellensburg, Washington, told DTN in an email that Portland cargo has been an absolute nightmare as of late. "We have a plant south of ...

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  8. SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Lake Chelan Mirror

    ... "stranger danger" and healthy habits. Thursday, March 26, 2015 Seven members of the Chelan FFA traveled to Ellensburg this past weekend to participate in the 212/360 National FFA Leadership Training. Along with 199 other FFA members from around the ...

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  9. Outdoor pot farm gets green lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | KIMA

    Kittitas County has conditionally approved plans for an outdoor marijuana farm in Ellensburg. Neighbors along Emerson road hoped to fight it.

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  10. Bracing for onslaught of mushroom hunters in Wash. forestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Seattle Times

    ... gathering up to three gallons a day for personal use. (See a Seattle Times story on hunting for morels near Ellensburg ) In the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. Only the Duncan Fire on the Entiat Ranger District will be closed to both commercial ...

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  11. Central Washington irrigation district reduces water deliveriesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Wine Business Online

    An irrigation district that serves two-thirds of irrigated acreage in Washington's Kittitas Valley around Ellensburg will start the season at slightly more than half volume.

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  12. Kittitas County hopes needle exchange will help drug problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | KIMA

    "Young lives are being lost across the state, across our nation, and Ellensburg has not escaped this epidemic," said Kittitas County Public Health Specialist Julia Karns. That epidemic is the abuse of heroin.

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  13. Washington Highway Speed Limit Increase Now In Governor's HandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The legislation does not specify where the limit should be raised from the current top speed of 70. But lawmakers from Eastern Washington clearly want to drive faster on Interstate 90. "If you have ever travelled between Ellensburg and Spokane I can tell you I believe there are places that that would be appropriate," Republican Curtis King said Wednesday on the Washington Senate floor. "Of course, this would be done after WSDOT has done their analysis and would only occur in those places where they deem it safe enough to travel at that speed."

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  14. In brief: Bill to raise I-90 section to 75 mph heads to Inslee - Thu, 09 Apr 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... that the department deems safe. It passed the state Senate on Wednesday, 41-7. "If you've ever traveled between Ellensburg and Spokane, I can tell you I think there are places where that would be appropriate," said Curtis King, R-Yakima. OLYMPIA - A ...

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  15. Senate approves plan to allow 75 mph speed limit - Wed, 08 Apr 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... that the department deems safe. It passed the state Senate on Wednesday, 41-7. "If you've ever traveled between Ellensburg and Spokane, I can tell you I think there are places where that would be appropriate," said Curtis King, R-Yakima. The bill ...

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  16. Shooting range proposed for Wenas Wildlife AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | KIMA

    ... is likely to cost around $200,000, paid for with federal money. Public meetings are planned later this month in Ellensburg and Selah. Input will be considered, but the Department of Fish and Wildlife will have the final say on the range. This ...

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  17. Rugby: Utah Valley advances in the D1-AA playoffs; Utes to face Central WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Deseret News

    ... competition for using ineligible players. This advances the Utes to the quarterfinals where they will travel to Ellensburg, Washington, this Saturday to take on Central Washington University. The Wildcats are undefeated in college play this spring ...

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  18. 75 and still going...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | From a simple mind

    ... . this is one of my favorite pictures of myself.. hairdo is bad..but the face is good. Then it is off to Ellensburg, Washington, we were building on a house we bought.. that had no running water in it yet.. so dishes were washed in a big pan, My ...

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  19. Military NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... hold a reunion Oct. 1-4 in Portland, Maine. For more information, contact: Raylah Holm, 1802 North Water St., Ellensburg, WA 98926, call (509) 607-9021; email raylah@aol.com "> raylah@aol.com , or visit http://www.ussoakhilllsd7.myevent.com Reunion: ...

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  20. Landowners get another chance to control weeds without sprayingRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... contractor to handle roadside-vegetation control. Commissioners signed the one-year, $217,000 agreement with Ellensburg-based Woodland Resources Services on Tuesday (March 31). The agreement covers an initial spraying in May and a second spray in ...

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