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Ellensburg grad to serve mission in Mexico  Daily Record-News

Dean Rees Child will serve a 24-month mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He will be serving a Spanish speaking mission to the Mexico ...



Ellensburg High School principal to resign  Daily Record-News

Jeff Ellersick, principal of Ellensburg High School, has announced he will not be returning for the next school year and is resigning as principal at EHS.



Beau Snow hired as new Ellensburg High School principal  Daily Record-News

Beau Snow is stepping into his new role as Ellensburg High School principal and is excited to use his role as a leader to help guide and implement a new.



Ellensburg High School names Hall of Fame inductees  Daily Record-News

Five athletes, a coach, a team and a local fan will be inducted into the Ellensburg High School Athletic Hall of fame Sept. 21. Jack Kelleher, Peter Vernie, Marcus ...



Bert Henry Peterson  Yakima Herald-Republic

On Monday, August 26, 2019, Bert Henry Peterson, loving father and grandfather passed away surrounded by family at the age of 76.



Three Ellensburg High School seniors sign letter of intent to compete at the collegiate level  Daily Record-News

On the last official day for Ellensburg High School's 2018-19 school year, athletic director Cole Kanyer held an early morning event on Wednesday for three ...



Ellensburg High School aims for home run experience during softball clinic  Daily Record-News

Morgan Rogers remembers spending time at the Ellensburg High School softball clinic. Now 17 years old, Rogers coaches young girls through the various steps ...



Ellensburg district track and field results  Daily Record-News

The Ellensburg High School track and field team hosted districts at Central Washington University new Recreation Sports Complex on Saturday.



Setting the stage: EHS grads turn the tassel  Daily Record-News

"We could be the generation that says OK and takes the white-hot coal that is the world, to hold it close as we cut a new path through the wilderness.



Ellensburg teachers protest for better pay  Daily Record-News

The Ellensburg School District and the Ellensburg Education Association met at Morgan Middle School Tuesday to discuss contracts while a group of ...



Ellensburg football coach Randy Affholter accepts head coaching job at Kennewick High School  Daily Record-News

Randy Affholter has been around Ellensburg High School for quite sometime — 22 years to be exact — as head football coach and teacher.



Jeff Zenisek, former CWU football coach, accepts position as head coach for Ellensburg football  Daily Record-News

Jeff Zenisek is a familiar name in Ellensburg. A former football player at Central Washington University in the early 1980s who later returned as a coach and ...



Ellensburg track results  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg High School hosted a track meet on Thursday. East Valley and Othello high schools were also present.



EHS winter musical 'Hello Dolly!' debuts at Morgan Middle School Thursday  Daily Record-News

Valentine's Day has come and gone, but for those still looking to get matched up, they might try to pick up some tips from Dolly Gallagher-Levi at Morgan Middle ...



Ellensburg track athletes shine at regional meet  Daily Record-News

Patrick Adkisson took one look at the three flags trackside at Central Washington University, standing straight out, poles bent over like a fly rod with a 20-pound ...



Ellensburg boys soccer advances to state tournament  Daily Record-News

As the day went on, the moment rapidly developed into the moment of truth with a berth to the state tournament hanging in the balance Saturday at the 2A boys.



Overtimes have become the norm for EHS boys soccer, defeating Mountlake Terrace 1-0  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg High School boys soccer head coach Mark Timko summed it up in a few short words on the result of his team's matchup with Mountlake Terrace High ...



Ellensburg boys soccer have high expectations going into 2019 season  Daily Record-News

The expectations don't change for Ellensburg High School boys soccer coach Mark Timko.



Two Ellensburg High School golfers signed to play collegiate golf next fall  Daily Record-News

Two colleges corralled two more student-athletes from Ellensburg High School on Tuesday.



Ellensburg's right handed thrower Davis Spencer commits to UW  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg High School baseball coach Todd Gibson remembers when Davis Spencer showed his true capability on the mound.



Ellensburg High School graduates 234 in class of 2018  Daily Record-News

Senior India Mabbutt took the stage during Ellensburg High School's 2018 commencement ceremony and gave her classmates a simple message.



EHS boys soccer season continues with 2-0 triumph  Daily Record-News

Physical is the best word to describe the Ellensburg High School boys soccer match versus Quincy High School.



From Ellensburg FC to EHS: A bulk of the soccer players are enjoying their final times together  Daily Record-News

This has been an unforgettable season for the Ellensburg High School boys soccer team. From facing loser-out games late in the season, a three-way tie ...



Year in Review: No. 5: Ellensburg passes elementary school expansion bond  Daily Record-News

It was an emotionally turbulent election for the Ellensburg School District, but after full week of waiting for the Kittitas County Auditor's Office to finish counting ...



Ellensburg baseball drops both contests to conference rival Selah  Daily Record-News

There's so much anticipation between these two Central Washington Athletic Conference rivals. One is aiming for its fifth straight district title, and the other is ...



Ellensburg wrestling in midst of season under new coach  Daily Record-News

It's a new season for the Ellensburg High School boys and girls wrestling — and under new leadership.



Ellensburg baseball focusing on the 'details' for the 2019 season  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg High School baseball team isn't focused on the idea of repeating as 2A state champions for the third year straight.



Ellensburg boys soccer advances to District Championship after Connor Timko makes game winning save in overtime shootout  Daily Record-News

SELAH — All year long, head coach of the Ellensburg High School boys soccer team conveyed that it was about winning the moments in the game, whether that ...



Ellensburg girls 4x100 ready to roll at the 2A state track meet  Daily Record-News

Time tells all on the track whether you live in Los Angeles or Miami or Ellensburg. Start the clock, stop the clock, lowest time wins.



Ellensburg boys soccer opens up league play with a win  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg High School boys soccer head coach Mark Timko was elated with the result and effort in the Bulldogs 4-1 triumph over Ephrata High School Tuesday ...



EHS baseball falls to Selah for the fifth consecutive year, but it's not a worry for the Bulldogs  Daily Record-News

YAKIMA – The Ellensburg High School baseball team has endured this path for many years now — five to be exact.



EHS wrestlers have memorable senior night, now eyeing districts  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg High School wrestling capped off the 2018-19 regular season in fashion, defeating East Valley High School, 63-18, and Quincy High School, 41-22.



Ellensburg baseball season ends with loss to Selah in state quarterfinals  Daily Record-News

EPHRATA — It's been quite a ride to say the least for the Ellensburg High School baseball team.



Ellensburg softball uses big third inning to surge past Prosser  Daily Record-News

The third inning was detrimental to the Ellensburg High School softball team last weekend in its 19-6 loss to Othello High School. Othello scored 16 runs with the ...



Ellensburg High School volleyball hosts preseason jamboree  Daily Record-News

The Ellensburg High School volleyball team tuned up for the coming season by welcoming Cle Elum-Roslyn High School and Kittitas High School for a ...



Ellensburg can't hang on against Prosser, falling 76-71  Daily Record-News

ELLENSBURG — Defensive rebounding has been one of the issues for the Ellensburg High School boys' basketball team — and it came back to haunt them in ...



Coding camp at EHS helps students explore new skills  Daily Record-News

The thought of summer camp conjures up classic images of outdoor games or learning how to build a fire; not a room full of computers.



Ellensburg High School students participate in nationwide walkout  Daily Record-News

More 200 Ellensburg High School students walked out of class on Wednesday as part of nationwide walkout to bring awareness to school violence.



Ellensburg shaped Kayla Steindl into who she is today; inducted into EHS HOF this September  Daily Record-News

When Kayla Steindl (formerly Standish) was asked how Ellensburg High School shaped her into the person she is today — on and off the court — it took her a.



Ellensburg girls basketball drops game one of 2018-19 season, 52-40  Daily Record-News

ELLENSBURG — The Ellensburg High School girls basketball team lacks experience, not rostering one senior this 2018-19 season.



Ellensburg girls season ends, but it's just getting started  Daily Record-News

Once the Ellensburg High School girls basketball team finally made its way out of the locker room — all family, friends and fans could do was serenade cheers ...



Tizoc Barbosa's penalty kick late advances Ellensburg boys soccer into the next round  Daily Record-News

It was inevitable the playoff atmosphere was going to arrive the second the whistle blew on Tuesday when the Ellensburg High School boys soccer team took on ...



Ellensburg wrestling sees six in the finals, two take home the trophy at Ray Westberg Invite  Daily Record-News

It was difficult to see Ellensburg High School's Brandon Mellergaard during Henry Rinehart's final wrestling match in the 182-pound division — but you could ...



Hidden in plain sight: Morgan Middle confiscates vapes from students  Daily Record-News

Parents are always trying to protect their children against what might be lurking in the shadows. What's discerning about the latest trend for children and ...



Baseball has always been Jadon Bugni's first love  Daily Record-News

When PJ Bugni was asked where his son Jadon obtained the knack in baseball at a young age, he simplified it.



Ellensburg girls soccer surges past Wapato, 9-0  Daily Record-News

You could call it a routine performance for the Ellensburg High School girls soccer team on Thursday afternoon against Wapato.



Ellensburg High School athletics releases plans for new multi-use sports facility  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg High School football coach Randy Affholter joked that his biggest home field advantage at Andreotti Field is his players know where all the holes and ...



EHS Fall Play Club debuting 'Wizard of Oz' Thursday  Daily Record-News

When Ellensburg Fall Play director Maria Manning was struggling to come up with a production idea for 2018, it came to her in the shower — “The Wizard of Oz.”



Kittitas and its five seniors preparing for their final state appearance as a group  Daily Record-News

KITTITAS — Tim Ravet had trouble sleeping one night. The Kittitas Secondary School boys basketball head coach was in search of a theme for the 2018-19 ...



Bulldog girls fall in championship, but still have unfinished business  Daily Record-News

GRANDVIEW — Tears of joy and of despair were shed Wednesday night. Unfortunately for the No. 5 Ellensburg High School girls basketball team, it had to ...



Ellensburg soccer overtime victory sends them to state  Daily Record-News

ELLENSBURG — The playoffs haven't been seamless for the Ellensburg High School girls' soccer team with an overtime penalty shootout victory in the ...



Elementary school bond crosses 60 percent needed to pass  Daily Record-News

After another round of vote counting almost a full week after election day, the Ellensburg School District elementary school bond proposal eked out enough votes ...



Ellensburg softball looks to make another deep run at state despite losing a couple seniors  Daily Record-News

The Ellensburg High School softball team lost one of the most prodigious pitching duos in the state because of graduation (Carissa Burgess and Kalli Fahey).



Valley Musical Theatre's 'The Music Man' debuts Friday  Daily Record-News

Working with your spouse isn't always easy, but Kirk and Tammra Eslinger seem to be approaching the finish line of Valley Musical Theatre's production of “The ...



VMT Rising Stars debuting 'Technicolor Dreamcoat' on Friday  Daily Record-News

Back in 2010, Valley Musical Theatre executive director Tor Blaisdell saw a hole in the otherwise filled out musical theater scene in Ellensburg.



Ellensburg's Steele Venters commits to Division I Eastern Washington  Daily Record-News

Senior Steele Venters of the Ellensburg High School boys basketball team wanted to go to college at the Division I level and was willing to wait it out.



Jadon Bugni's 4-for-4 day powers the Bulldogs past Grandview  Daily Record-News

Jadon Bugni has been patiently waiting for a monstrous performance.



Changes coming for 2019 Ellensburg Rodeo Royalty  Daily Record-News

With fall upon the Kittitas Valley, those vying to earn a spot on the Ellensburg Rodeo Royal Court will find things are a bit different in the selection process for.



Ellensburg School District looks at recovery school  Daily Record-News

Community members and Ellensburg School District officials are exploring the idea of starting a recovery school within the district as way to support students ...



Ellensburg volleyball places third in 2A state playoffs, defeating Columbia River 3-1  Daily Record-News

The Ellensburg High School volleyball team already completed their goal, and that was to place at state. Winning the first two games on Friday, promised them ...



Nine new members set to be inducted into Ellensburg Athletics Hall of Fame  Daily Record-News

Spanning nearly a century of excellence, the Ellensburg High School Athletic Hall of Fame class of 2018 includes two teams, five individuals, a coach and an ...



A momma bear kind of love: Stephanie Druktenis the Ellensburg School Resource Officer  Daily Record-News

Don't let Stephanie Druktenis's tough attitude, arm tattoos and impressive side arm fool you; she is a momma bear when she enters the doors of any of ...



Former EHS basketball coach Pat Fitterer will be inducted into NHSBCA Court of Honor today  Daily Record-News

Being a head coach with any sport is time-consuming. Travel, practices, games and preparation.



Prep Sports Roundup: Ellensburg football falls to Royal  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg football falls to Royal. ROYAL CITY — The Ellensburg High School football team lost its season opener with a loss to Royal High School, 34-7 on ...



Lane Griffin Obituary - Ellensburg, WA | Daily Record  Legacy.com

Lane Roger Griffin Lane "Roger" Griffin crossed the finish line, starting a new journey May 19, 2019 at age 83 while holding the hands of his family. Born the son ...



Tacoma Police Department hiring for Police Officer Recruit  NBC Right Now

TACOMA, WA - The Tacoma Police Department is currently hiring for Police Officer Recruit. Inquiring applicants are encouraged to apply February 12, 2019 ...



Ellensburg School District employees honored  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg School District teachers and staff were the focus at a Leaders of Learning awards ceremony last week in the Ellensburg High School commons.



EHS to recognize top graduates differently this year  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg's top high school scholars will be recognized a little differently this year.



Ellensburg football propels in second half, beating Prosser 26-14  Daily Record-News

When starting quarterback Brady Helgeson heard he would start splitting time with backup quarterback Ryan Ferguson, he was not in a state of bliss with the ...



Two Ellensburg student-athletes sign their letter of intent to continue athletics at the collegiate level  Daily Record-News

ELLENSBURG — If the fall athletics season for Ellensburg High School hasn't been any better already having all five sports qualify for state — it just did.



Ellensburg’s Dion Hardeman scores 4 TDs in 47-20 win over Ephrata  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg running back Dion Hardeman had never played in a CWAC game.



Ellensburg High School sends off seniors with tools for success  Daily Record-News

At the beginning of the school year, Ellensburg High School's Class of 2017 chose Steve Prefontaine's motto,”To give anything less than your best self is to ...



Coach arrested on charges of sexual relationship with Ellensburg High School student  Yakima Herald-Republic

ELLENSBURG — An Ellensburg School District coach has been arrested on allegations of sexual misconduct with a high school student.



Music runs deep in this Ellensburg family's history  Daily Record-News

Editors note: This is Part 1 of a two-part story. Look for the conclusion and the rest of Sara Pope's story in Monday's Daily Record.



Ellensburg baseball has produced college talent across the country  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg High School baseball has a pedigree of success, and over the years, many of head coach Todd Gibson's players have moved on to play at the ...



Golf has been part of Kathryn Crimp's life since the very beginning  Daily Record-News

Frank Crimp knew the moment his daughter Kathryn picked up a golf club, she possessed innate skills.



Exploration day gets hands on at Lincoln Elementary School  Daily Record-News

Teachers didn't have to tap on any Lincoln Elementary School students shoulders to remind them to pay attention and be engaged Friday while students moved ...



27 turnovers no help for Bulldogs boys basketball, fall to Zillah 76-52  Daily Record-News

ELLENSBURG — Ellensburg High School boys basketball head coach Anthony Graham knows the Zillah High School basketball team pretty well and was ...



Candidates for Kittitas County Commissioner District 1 weigh in on issues, qualifications  Daily Record-News

Candidates for Kittitas County Commissioner District 1 are weighing in on the issues that are most important to them and what they feel like makes them the best ...



New EHS band teacher eager to learn  Daily Record-News

When Robbie Rutherford was about to graduate from Central Washington University with a music degree, he started to get a little worried about his job ...



Brock Ravet makes history again, Kittitas rolls into state with a first-round bye  Daily Record-News

ELLENSBURG — It wasn't anything but a routine free throw for Brock Ravet. Three dribbles, a slight pull back of the left foot and release.



Dachshunds on Parade, Germanfest fill streets of Downtown Ellensburg  Daily Record-News

Sometimes you just gotta let your inner wolf out, let the big dog howl, even if you are built low to the ground with short, little legs.



New app helps Ellensburg students report concerning behavior  Daily Record-News

Ellensburg High School and Morgan Middle School have rolled out a new application named “STOPit” which allows students to anonymously report incidents or ...



Cory Wright to seek Kittitas County commissioner seat  Daily Record-News

Kittitas County Commissioner Cory Wright announced plans to seek election to fill the remaining term on the commission, according to a news release from ...



Ellensburg High School to induct hall of fame class  Daily Record

Fans of Ellensburg High School sports teams know the names of many great athletes who have competed for the Bulldogs. Nearly every fan can remember Tami ...



Hay barn goes up in flames near Kittitas  Daily Record-News

Emergency crews responded to a hay fire outside of Kittitas Tuesday evening. A hay barn owned by Hajny Trading Company caught fire.



Districts, Legislators experiencing disconnect when it comes to McCleary funding  Daily Record-News

Several school districts around the state are claiming the sky is falling, while legislators who wrote and passed McCleary are singing a different tune.



Dillon Larsen has made it farther than he ever thought he would; heads home to CWU to finish senior season  Daily Record-News

If you would have told Dillon Larsen in his senior season of high school that in a couple of years he would be pitching for Division I Virginia Tech, he.



Julia Wickerath is crowned Ellensburg Royal Court Queen  Daily Record-News

In the summer days you'll find Julia Wickerath trail riding with her horse Cinderella through the rocky Central Washington hills. Her love for horses is what first ...



Ellensburg City Council moves closer to Wells Fargo/Rotary Pavilion land purchase  Daily Record-News

The purchase itself will be on the Aug. 19 agenda, but the Ellensburg City Council approved a grant for half of the capital funding project for the acquisition of ...



Kathryn Crimp ends EHS golf career with a state title  Daily Record-News

SPOKANE — Coming into the 2019 season, Kathryn Crimp knew that she had the potential to win state, but it was going to take two solid rounds to do so.



Ellensburg resident and civilian employee of Kittitas County Sheriff's Office linked to attempted kidnapping  Daily Record-News

Kallee Knudson, a 28-year-old Ellensburg resident and public records clerk for the Kittitas County Sheriff's Office, made a first appearance in front of the Kittitas ...



Morgan track coach facing sexual misconduct charges fired from Ellensburg School District  Daily Record-News

The Ellensburg School Board voted unanimously to terminate the employment of Devin McCrary with the Ellensburg School District during its regular meeting ...



Ellensburg High School bond passed 10 years ago  Daily Record-News

A decade ago, Ellensburg School District officials were celebrating overwhelming public support for financing of a new school building.



Endurance enthusiasts descend on Irene Rinehart Riverfront Park for the Ellensburg Triathlon  Daily Record-News

Athletes of all ages turned up to Irene Rinehart Riverfront Park on a cloudy Saturday morning to participate in one of four events offered by the Ellensburg ...



Cousins thrive off each other, helping Bulldogs exceed expectations  Daily Record-News

If the back door at Ellensburg High School gymnasium was open after hours, there isn't a moment of doubt that the first person to take advantage of it would be.



Former CWU women's hoops coach Jeff Whitney hired to take over Ellensburg girls basketball  Daily Record-News

For the first time in seven seasons, the Ellensburg High School girls basketball team will start its season with a new head coach.



EHS band teacher Don May taking job in Pasco  Daily Record-News

Sometimes you just get an offer you can't refuse. After 19 years of teaching in the Ellensburg School District, two-time Teacher of the Year Don May is packing up ...



Local Ellensburg woman opens trapeze yoga studio  Daily Record-News

At numerous times in her life, Karen Ratcliff has noticed the positive impact of yoga in her life.



Ellensburg bond proposal would build new school, fix others  Daily Record-News

It all starts with a plan, and the Ellensburg School District has several of them.



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