city (1990 pop. 12,361), seat of Kittitas co., central Wash., on the Yakima River; inc. 1886. It is the trade and processing center for a region in which cattle raising and diverse, irrigated farming are predominant. Central Washington Univ. is there, and an annual rodeo is held in the city. Ginkgo Petrified Forest, Wanapum Dam, and two state parks are nearby.
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Next stop for '1st Sem' in the United States is the 13th Ellensburg Film Festival, set from Oct.
Turner received The Valerie Sivinski Award from the State Historic Preservation Office for Outstanding Historic Building Rehabilitation for his work on the 1923 Elks Building in downtown Ellensburg.
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Jeffrey Snedeker, Book and Music Reviews Editor, Department of Music, Central Washington University, 400 East University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926 USA.
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Fifty-eight artists who are also alumni of Central Washington university participated in a memorable exhibition in April 2007 and held simultaneously at the Sarah Spurgeon Gallery on campus and in downtown Ellensburg, Washington, at the Gallery One Visual Arts Center.
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