Category Archives: NewsTalk

Tourism promotion

What’s the best way to promote Ellensburg and Kittitas County? The Ellen campaign? New videos promoting adventure in Kittitas County? Do we need viral marketing campaign like in Leavenworth?

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Flooding in Kittitas County

How did the January flood compare to previous floods in Ellensburg and Kittitas County? Are there areas that flooded that haven’t in the past? Or areas that usually flood that didn’t?

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The road ahead

What was the most significant thing that happened in 2010 locally? What’s ahead in 2011?

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Guest Columns

Why are the guest columns not posted to dailyrecordnews.com in the same way the letters to the editor are? I would like to see all guest columns and editorials posted. Is there a reason why they are not? The last … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Ecology upgrades burn ban for Kittitas County to highest level

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Jan. 2, 201111-002   Ecology upgrades burn ban for Kittitas County to highest level   OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) is upgrading a burn ban in Kittitas County to Stage 2 because air … Continue reading

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Ecology issues burn ban for several counties, including Kittitas

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Jan. 1, 2011 11-001   Ecology issues burn bans for several Eastern Washington counties   OLYMPIA – Cold, stagnant air throughout Eastern Washington is trapping smoke pollution near the ground, worsening air quality and prompting … Continue reading

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Winter travel in the Kittitas Valley

Do you have advice for winter travel in the Kittitas Valley? Are there places drivers should slow down or avoid when it is snowing?

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Any attorneys out there willing to fight for the little guy?

Here’s the facts: From O5 to 09 my family and I received below standard care services from a local health care provider. We also  did not give our informed consent for these services. Now, at the cost of $15,000.00 we … Continue reading

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Alcoholic energy drinks

Officials say an alcoholic energy drink called Four Loko is to blame for nine college students who were hospitalized after an Oct. 8 house party in Roslyn. Officials are working to ban alcoholic energy drinks in Washington, and the FDA … Continue reading

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Improving student-neighborhood relations

What can the community do to reduce alcohol abuse by students? What’s the best way to improve relations between student renters and local neighbors?

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