Buckley road work to be completed by mid-July

Commuters will continue to be detoured around River Avenue while 1,000 feet of road is worked on.

Bonney Lake police search for elusive Thunderbird

The car almost hit a patrol vehicle the morning of May 5.

Shifting SIFF

How the Seattle International Film Festival went from being yet another festival dominated by male directors to a place at the leading edge of parity in programming.

Next phase of Suntop development gets final OK

85 more lots will be built in Enumclaw.

This petroleum refinery in Anacortes is run by Shell, one of the defendants in the suit brought by King County. Photo by Walter Siegmund/Wikipedia Commons

Can King County win its lawsuit against Big Oil?

Legal experts think past lawsuits against the tobacco industry increase the odds of a favorable outcome.

Sexually transmitted disease rates rising | Department of Health

Chlamydia is the most commonly reported STD; the rates are highest in 20 to 24-year-old women.

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Police seek runaway Bonney Lake girl

Lily was last seen on May 9.

Local teen honored for environmental efforts

Sophia DeMarco was given the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards in D.C.

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Sumner pair sign with collegiate programs

Miele is heading to New Mexico State University while Wilson is going to Concordia University.

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New study verifies financial benefit Rainier holds for gateway communities

More than $50 million was spent in communities surrounding the national park.

Enumclaw’s Anderson, Carlson sign with college programs

Two Hornets are ready to play on the college level.

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Top Komen Race for the Cure fundraisers Heidi May, left, and Laura Mendoza. Mendoza was the No. 1 overall fundraiser for 2017 and May was the No. 1 survivor fundraiser. Photo by Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures

‘Pink Sisterhood’ unites to Race for the Cure

Walk, run, volunteer or donate to create life-saving change in the fight against breast cancer

 

Connect2Classes Tested: 7 Steps to Better Photography

Take the fear out of using those digital camera functions with Hudson’s Photo Workshops

 

In addition to being a key employer, Boeing also works to protect the environment, educate students, support veterans and military families, and more.

Boeing releases Community and Economic Benefits Report

Company’s wide-ranging influence includes employment, education, environment and charitable giving

 

Boeing’s six-week Fabrication internship has hosted about 120 high school interns over the last five years.

Fabrication internship emphasizes STEM education among Puget Sound high schoolers

‘One-of-a-kind opportunity’ lets students explore manufacturing and engineering techniques

 

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Streamlining regulations makes more housing affordable

There were over 21,000 people homeless in Washington State last year.

 

New approaches needed to fight super wildfires | Don Brunell

Last year, wildfires nationwide consumed 12,550 square miles, an area larger than Maryland.