County says contentious recycle center clearing without a permit

The proposed Enumclaw Recycling Center is still going through the permitting process, but it appears the landowners have already started clearing out their land.

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Enumclaw community groups, project awarded county grants | King County

Friends of Bass Lake, the Expo Center, a local farmer’s market, and the Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation all received some funds.

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Enumclaw’s Williams receives Distinguished Service Award

Christine Williams runs the Neighbors Feeding Neighbors program, which fed 47,000 hot meals to seniors since 2012.

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District shines spotlight on Wilkeson Elementary School

The White River School District had a public ribbon cutting for the updated school March 14.

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Update: Man who died in Buckley fire identified

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office is still determine Steven Michael Rhoades’ cause of death.

Bonney Lake DECA students heading to Florida conference

In total, 9 Panthers are going to the international get-together.

Panther softball opens with two wins before running into Bearcats

Bonney Lake’s first two games of the spring were more reminiscent of a program that captured last season’s Class 3A state championship.

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Six students honored in VFW’s annual essay contest

Sophia DeMarco, Gabrielle DeMarco, Natalie DeMarco, Marin Lawson, Ashley Dickerson, and Kate Dickson were recognized with scholarships late last month.

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Sumner spring features plenty of returning talent

The bulk of the track and field team are newcomers.

Sports

White River gets rolling with all spring sports

The boys soccer team is looking to improve on their 3-12-1 record last year.

 

Marketplace

Washington customers win as Comcast taps the latest tech

Technology has drastically changed the way we communicate – how we connect Continue reading...

 

More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA

 

Boeing reaches out to help military members and their families

Growing up on a military base can have its share of challenges Continue reading...

 

A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.
                                A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.

Boeing announces nearly $250 million in corporate giving

Includes $55 million in new grants to charitable partners and their programs in 2019 and beyond

 

Business

Oil giants betting on electric tech | Don Brunell

Making electric cars and new batteries for homes and power grids is a major step toward replacing carbon-based energy with electricity from renewables such as wind and solar.

 

Trade issues bring state Republicans, Democrats together

Washington is the third largest exporter of food and agricultural products in the nation.