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    Saturday Feb 6 | Spokane 7

    This year's Inland Northwest Ale Trail maps have started making their way to area breweries. The number of stops on the trail has increased by 50 percent from 27 to 41, stretching from Ellensburg and Yakima to the west, to Wallace to the east but it still takes 12 visits to earn a souvenir 32-ounce grunt.

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  2. I-90 closure creates frustration for driversRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | KVEW-TV Kennewick

    A multi-car accident near Snoqualmie Pass prompted DOT crews to close the west-bound lane on I-90 until about 3:00 pm -- many drivers were left waiting just outside of Ellensburg. "I'm a pretty kickback guy, so not really," Richard Wyer.

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  3. Coming to Yakima and Pasco Washington for the First Time - Laura...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... and international adoption. About Image Point Mobile Medical Services: With upcoming locations in Yakima, Ellensburg, and the Tri-Cities, Image Point Mobile Medical Services is a non-profit organization that will be launching early in 2016. This ...

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  4. 2 killed in crashes along I-90 Friday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KNDU

    SNOQUALMIE PASS The Washington State Patrol says two people were killed in two multi-vehicle crashes heading west on Interstate 90 near Snoqualmie Summit Friday. It happened just before 7 a.m. near Milepost 54. WSDOT has closed westbound I-90 at Ellensburg milepost 106, Easton milepost 71 and at Hyak, milepost 54. Troopers say it was two separate collisions involving up to ten vehicles.

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  5. Mark Lanegan to play Grand Opera House in York in April MARK Lanegan, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | York Press

    ... York on April 20. Singer and songwriter Lanegan first made his mark leading Screaming Trees, a grunge band from Ellensburg, Washington, from 1984 to 2000, branching out into an initially low-key solo career in 1990 with the album The Winding Sheet. ...

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  6. Will Washington state Senate vote on 'genital check' bill?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... to schools. Nice job Dems. Repeal this rule now or we will see you in November," state Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, tweeted last month. Seattle passed a new all-gender restroom ordinance last year that is designed to protect the city's ...

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  7. Screaming Trees and Queens Of The Stone Age singer Mark Lanegan to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | York Press

    MARK Lanegan, the cult American rock musician with the deep-deep baritone voice and many collaborations to his name, will play the Grand Opera House in York on April 20. Singer and songwriter Lanegan first made his mark leading Screaming Trees, a grunge band from Ellensburg, Washington, from 1984 to 2000, branching out into an initially low-key solo career in 1990 with the album The Winding Sheet. A further six solo records have followed, drawing critical acclaim but never more than moderate commercial success.

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  8. Lawmakers target a sanitizinga of college educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Bellingham Herald

    State Rep. Matt Manweller keeps finding new anecdotes to add to a Microsoft Word document he's titled, "Academic Horror Stories." The file contains links to articles about recent controversies at U.S. college campuses, which the Republican from Ellensburg says illustrate a troubling trend: Today's college students are increasingly being shielded from potentially offensive ideas, he says, at the expense of others' free speech rights.

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  9. Bills take aim at drinking water protectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Crosscut.com

    ... under federal law. The bills' primary sponsors are Rep. Eric Pettigrew (D-Seattle) and Sen. Judy Warnick (R-Ellensburg). A third bill appears to be designed to completely eliminate state protections around groundwater safety. House Bill 2720 would ...

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  10. Seattle tech leaders scuffle over proposed change to non-compete clausesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Seattle Times

    Two prominent Seattle tech leaders had a heated conversation Tuesday on Twitter about proposed bills that would restrict, and in some cases ban, non-compete clauses from employee agreements. Another , proposed by Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, would start by banning the provisions for hair- and nail-salon employees and a few other employees and add different industries over time.

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  11. 2016 Legislative Session | Teachers' pay, school districts'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Bainbridge Island Review

    ... eliminate school districts' reliance on local tax levies by the end of the 2017 session. Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, said the bill's section about levies would bind legislators in the session next year to a deadline, adding that current ...

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  12. Sue Lani Madsen: agency rule-making is running amok - Fri, 29 Jan 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... low-use elevator at his own business. As a result of citizen complaints, Rep. Condotta and Rep. Matt Manweller (R-Ellensburg) have co-sponsored a bill to rein in one part of the rules for elevator inspection adopted by L&I. Rep. Condotta was the ...

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  13. Teachers' pay, school districts' special levies targets of study ordered in House education billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Kent Reporter

    ... eliminate school districts' reliance on local tax levies by the end of the 2017 session. Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, said the bill's section about levies would bind legislators in the session next year to a deadline, adding that current ...

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  14. Ferguson, Pederson win Westberg tournament titlesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Cheney Free Press

    It was another busy week for the Cheney High wrestling team, who lost a Great Northern League match to defending champion Clarkston, 46-32, Jan. 13, then traveled to Ellensburg and competed in the Ray Westberg Invite, Jan. 16, where Michael Ferguson and Garrett Pederson won their divisions. "We knew it was a tough environment to go into," head coach Brad Rasmussen said, referring to the Clarkston dual.

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  15. Coming to Yakima and Pasco Washington for the First Time - Laura...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... and international adoption. About Image Point Mobile Medical Services: With upcoming locations in Yakima, Ellensburg, and the Tri-Cities, Image Point Mobile Medical Services is a non-profit organization that will be launching early in 2016. This ...

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  16. Teachers' salary, levies focus of House measureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... R-Issaquah, said on the floor. "We are affirming our commitment to put an end to that." Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, said the bill's section about levies would bind legislators in the session next year to a deadline, adding that current ...

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  17. Kamiakin, Southridge wrestlers battle for bragging rights Thursday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... record with 22 pins. His two losses were in tournaments to Liberty-Spangle's Kaleb Hafner and Tait Stevenson of Ellensburg. "He's just a natural athlete," Hogg said. "He's a quick learner. He is amazing on his feet. He has a double leg (takedown) ...

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  18. MCC bowlers get ready for district championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Tri-cityherald.com

    All eight MCC teams, as well as Ellensburg, will square off in the district championships at noon at Atomic Bowl in Richland. Class 4A and 3A/2A/1A bowlers, who face a long day of three scratch games and seven bakers, will compete for one team berth and two individual spots in each classification.

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  19. Big snow season could mean even bigger flood seasonRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | KVEW-TV Kennewick

    ... Management. Particular areas that aren't new to extreme flooding include the Nile and Naches Valley, and parts of Ellensburg. Emergency management crews advise people to prepare for high waters by floodproofing their property -- that includes ...

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  20. House passes bill to allow retired teachers to substituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | KNDU

    ... find substitute teachers. As a result, 80 percent say they had to hire under-qualified people for the jobs. The Ellensburg Police Department says someone assaulted one of their officers while investigating an assault on the 600 blocks of N. Rudy ...

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