SWAT team practices in Enumclaw | Slideshow

  • Oct 2, 2015 at 11:14AM

The King County SWAT team ran training hostage/hostile situations inside the empty Del's Farm Supply building in Enumclaw on Oct. 1. The team also trained with surveillance equipment like remote-controlled cameras and practiced breaching buildings with explosives.

King County Council approves funding for untested rape kits

  • Oct 3, 2015 at 3:00PM

The Metropolitan King County Council unanimously approved $200,000 in funding for identification of untested rape kits. The funds are to be spent on sexual assault experts in the King County Sheriff’s Office to identify the exact number of untested rape kits remaining in King County, prioritize those cases for testing and submit them to the Washington State Patrol Crime Laboratory for processing.

Monday blood drive in Enumclaw | Bloodworks Northwest

  • Oct 3, 2015 at 1:00PM

A blood drive is planned for Oct. 5 in Enumclaw. Representatives from Bloodworks Northwest will set up in the parish hall of Sacred Heart Church, 1614 Farrelly St. Staff will see donors from 1 to 7 p.m., with a break from 3 to 3:45.

Cancer support group expands scope, looking to help more members

  • Oct 3, 2015 at 12:00PM

The Mens’ Prostate Cancer Support Group of Enumclaw is expanding its scope to include cancers of other organs. The group recently was approached by a man with interest in both color cancer and prostate cancer, as both are in his family history.

Finding God takes time, silence, patience | Church Corner

  • Oct 3, 2015 at 11:00AM

My husband and I are not morning people. We wander into the kitchen and barely speak. It is all I can do to make the coffee and not forget what I am doing. We joke about this and are grateful that neither of us “do mornings.”

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