Stories tagged: Ellensburg
UPDATED: Tue., July 10, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
Two wildfires sparked Tuesday in Central Washington, their flames coming close to major highways and forcing evacuations.
Mon., June 18, 2018, 8:13 a.m.
Armed with a snake hook, windshield cleaner and a collection of buckets and coolers, the Ellensburg women are on a mission to keep as many rattlesnakes and other slithering creatures …
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018, 12:33 p.m.
Jeff and Jackie Brunson want to lease part of their farm to a Seattle-based solar-power developer, but neighbors and other county residents don’t want the green of summer fields transformed …
Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 5:07 p.m.
Success at the National Finals Rodeo, which ended last weekend in Las Vegas, was pretty limited for contestants from Washington. Except for the Minor brothers, team ropers from Ellensburg.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 5:15 p.m.
A state lawmaker who is facing scrutiny over past allegations of sexual harassment was removed Thursday from his ranking member position on a House committee, and resigned his position as …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
Electric vehicle drivers in the center of the state should have some of their “range anxiety” eased with plans for nine new fast-charging stations.
Tue., June 6, 2017, 7:42 a.m.
An Ellensburg woman has been sentenced to over six years in prison for second-degree rape of a child.
UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017, 8:53 p.m.
A truck hauling a large RV trailer crashed and is blocking one lane of Interstate 90 near milepost 96, about 10 miles west of Ellensburg.
Sat., May 21, 2016, 3:04 p.m.
Michael Sam, the first openly gay NFL player, will be a guest speaker at Central Washington University during the school’s annual Pride Week.
Sat., March 5, 2016, 9:15 p.m.
The East Valley Knights rebounded from a disappointing performance against Shorecrest in the State 2A tournament on Friday to secure the third-place trophy with a win over the Ellensburg Bulldogs …
Thu., May 30, 2013
The two remaining chimpanzees at Central Washington University are being moved to a sanctuary in Canada. The university’s Chimpanzee and Human Communication Institute was made famous by the late Washoe, …
Sat., May 19, 2012, 10:12 p.m.
Earlier in the week, West Valley center fielder Brooklyn Robinson pondered aloud. “I don’t know just how good our league is,” said the senior, tabbed the Great Northern League Most …
Sun., Nov. 13, 2011
Deer Park’s defense did enough to win Saturday afternoon. The offense just couldn’t keep the ball.