From left to right: Plateau Outreach Ministries Director Elaine Olson, Outreach Case Manager for Veterans and Seniors Lisa Napolitano, and Director Elisha Smith-Marshall stand outside of their nonprofit’s office. The trio work together regularly to help lift up the vulnerable populations in Enumclaw, Black Diamond and Covington.
                                Photo by Danielle Chastaine

A mighty team of three help local vets and seniors

Plateau Outreach Ministries works with the county to repair vulnerable homes

Movie night at Ten Trails

“The King Who Would Be King,” is showing on Aug. 27.

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Fire Marshal releases firework incident numbers

More than 300 incidents were reported this year.

FBI alleges Auburn man was the ringleader behind multi-million dollar theft ring

For six years, two South King County businesses were used to illegally sell stolen items.

Enumclaw resident Melanie Christianson was an avid horse racer until an accident in 2010 left her paralyzed. Courtesy photo

Melanie Christianson Memorial Race next weekend

Christianson was an Enumclaw resident who was injured in a horse race and became quadriplegic.

Cascadia Pizza back in business

The brick and mortar shop had to close in June due to heavy smoke damage from a rag fire.

Raising glasses, and funds, for wounded vets

The Aug. 15 “Pint Night” at Headworks Brewery will go to the Gary Sinise Foundation.

Local historical society celebrates Filipino heritage

The event is this weekend, Aug. 24, from 11 to 4 p.m.

Renton Police Officer Tanuj Soni has been charged with fourth-degree assault with sexual motivation and abuse of office. Photo courtesy of City of Renton

Court documents reveal details of alleged assault by a Renton police officer

Deputy Chief says RPD is performing an internal investigation

New law aims to protect employees, job applicants

It’s now illegal for potential employers to ask you how much you made in your previous job.

  • 6 days ago

‘Get Hired’ session will be coming to Buckley library

The mid-September event aims to help people develop more technical skills or edit their resume.

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News

Changes to Black Diamond city code address attorney contracts

The city said it is clarifying the mayor has the power to hire and fire attorneys; some residents say this gives the mayor too much power.

 

Sports

White River creates Hall of Fame

Inductees for an inaugural class are being sought now.

 

White River wrestlers help state team earn national title

The team broke California’s nine-year winning streak.

 

Marketplace

Comcast honors King County high school students

Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program awards $95,000 in scholarships to Washington students

 

Comcast Uniquely Positioned to Bridge Seattle’s Digital Divide

The City of Seattle Technology Access and Adoption study showed that more Continue reading...

 

Business

Drones planting trees in burned wildlands | Don Brunell

Drones helped save Notre Dame; can they help us fight fires in the U.S.?