District play begins for fastpitch teams

With just a single blemish on an otherwise perfect season, the Panthers open West Central/Southwest District tournament play today.

 

Two earn WSP award for actions after crash

Two men were honored last week for their life-saving efforts during the immediate aftermath of a horrific crash east of Enumclaw.

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LaTurner featured at Gallery 2017

The city of Enumclaw’s Gallery 2017, in conjunction with 4Culture of King County, presents a showing by local painter Gary LaTurner.

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Five Creative Skills You Can Learn in One Weekend

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News

Group campaigns to bar government-funded injection sites

Signature gathering has begun for a King County ordinance that would prohibit municipalities from offering county-approved drug injection sites to users. mThe group behind Initiative 27, which would create the ordinance banning injection sites, is called Citizens for a Safe King County and includes state legislators and local politicians.

 

Enumclaw mayor, council differ on tourism effort

The importance of tourism not only occupied the bulk of the Enumclaw City Council’s May 8 meeting, but it also prompted a special, Monday-afternoon session.

 

Sports

WR lifters impress at state championships

The White River High powerlifting team continued to perform well of the state’s biggest stage.

 

Enumclaw High water polo wins third straight title

The Enumclaw High School water polo team is putting the playoff touches on another impressive season.

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Opinion

GOP had better take long-term approach

Donald Trump and the Republicans did it. On May 4, the House of Representatives succeeded. With a narrow, party-line vote of 217-213, Republicans passed the repeal and reform of Obamacare. There was a celebration on the White House lawn.

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State Legislature made headway on some key issues

Negotiations on the funding and operations of public schools were occurring on most weekdays, not weekends, and there was no guesstimate of when Democrats and Republicans in the House and Senate may cut a deal.

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Life

LaTurner featured at Gallery 2017

The city of Enumclaw’s Gallery 2017, in conjunction with 4Culture of King County, presents a showing by local painter Gary LaTurner.

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Peace comes when we can show forgiveness | Church Corner

Why is it so hard to be wronged? In general, human beings hate seeing a wrong go unpunished, especially when we are the ones wronged.

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Marketplace

Boeing hits it out of the park for veterans and their families

Flo Groberg has seen and experienced more than most people can imagine.…

 

Five Creative Skills You Can Learn in One Weekend

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Boeing making history

For 75 Years Boeing Renton has pushed the frontiers of aviation

 

Boeing in Puget Sound

Puget Sound-made 737 MAX 9 completes successful first flight

 

Business

Time to ax Amtrak passenger service to Chicago

Last month, a Wall Street Journal editorial hit the nail on the head recommending Amtrak focus its limited funds on shorter more heavily traveled routes between Washington, D.C., and Boston.

 

Customer satisfaction is one job

It may take United Airlines years to overcome the public relations nightmare of a doctor being dragged off an overbooked flight by Chicago police. That one incident not only sparked costly litigation, but could well impact the company’s bottom line and expansion plans.

 

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