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Enumclaw wrestlers move to 3A regional tournament

The Enumclaw High boys wrestling team finished third in the subdistrict tournament Saturday at Auburn Mountainview and will be sending a large group to the regional competition.

31st legislators head back to State House for the special session

It’s “do over” time in Olympia. Gov. Chris Gregoire called a special session that began Monday after the two chambers could not come up with a supplemental budget.

Enumclaw gateway sign about to take shape on state Route 410

Over the next few months there will be some construction along state Route 410 at the northeast corner of the intersection at Warren Street.

Council mourns loss of Kevin Mahelona

The longtime councilman was first elected in November 2001; he was re-elected twice and began serving his most recent four-year term in January 2010.

Emergency radio levy on King County ballot

Voters throughout the Enumclaw area will help decide a property tax levy on the April 28 special election ballot seeking funds to replace the county’s emergency radio system. Members of the King County Council approved the ordinance 8-1 to place the levy on the ballot, with only Councilman Pete von Reichbauer voting against the measure.

Everett man dies near Enumclaw in motorcycle-dump truck collision

A 20-year-old man from Everett died when his motorcycle collided with a dump truck Saturday, Sept. 15.

The drought and psycho grass | Our Corner

That darn water. For thousands of years we mostly upright humans have prayed to it, started wars over it, killed people in it and with it, built fancy huts to be close to it and tried to figure out ways to get out of it or get in more of it.

City gets proposal for community center

Village Concepts, a Federal Way developer, approached the city with a proposal to build senior apartment housing on the two acres owned by the city behind the Enumclaw Library.

State wrestling: Enumclaw’s Moulden repeats as 3A champion | Slideshow

KC Moulden took her second gold medal at the Mat Classic wrestling championships Saturday at the Tacoma Dome.

Editorial | Staying off the political hayride | Dennis Box

The first few months back at the Courier-Herald have been interesting, fun and at times wacky.

Inside the Courtroom | Sound Doctrine pastor Malcolm Fraser receives 20 year sentence | Update

Judge Lori K.Smith sentenced Malcolm Fraser to 20 years in prison with a minimum of 18 years before parole can be considered.

Body of missing Enumclaw woman found near Kapowsin

The search for 28-year-old Nicole Elizabeth White ended Saturday when Pierce County Sheriff’s Department investigators found her body in wooded area near Kapowsin.

Annual memorial service honoring military men who died on Mount Rainier | Slideshow

The annual memorial service honoring military men who died on Mount Rainier more than 66 years ago will took place Saturday, Aug. 31.

Enumclaw Hornets play University High in Spokane Valley in state regional tournament | Boys Basketball

The Enumclaw Hornets boys basketball team took the sixth place in the West Central District boys basketball tournament beating Mountain View 54-50 Saturday at Clover Park with the state regional tournament next on the schedule.

Enumclaw girls plan to take league champions for third year | Wrestling preview

The Enumclaw girls wrestling team has nine athletes. The team has won the South Puget Sound League championship for two consecutive years and took 14th at the state tournament.

Girls Basketball | Enumclaw girls beat Lakes in subdistrict tournament | Slideshow

With a No. 1 seed and a first-round bye, the EHS girls will not play until 8 p.m. Friday at Clover Park High School in Lakewood. They will take on the winner of a tilt between Kennedy Catholic and Mount Tahoma; those two played Tuesday night.

Pamela Harding withdraws from Enumclaw City Council race

The election for Enumclaw City Council Position No. 1 narrowed at the Monday, Aug. 12, council meeting when Pam Harding announced she has withdrawn from the race against Morgan Irwin.

Enumclaw School District bond reaches 60 percent approval

The Enumclaw School District bond crossed the 60 percent approval mark today, April 30, according to the latest posting from the King County Elections website.

Enumclaw trainer Frank Lucarelli takes second in Longacres Mile | Emerald Downs

Frank Lucarelli came within a scant horse head of the capturing the Longacres Mile, grade 3, the top race of the season at Emerald Downs.

Truth, a moving target in campaigns | Editorial

Here we go with another round of election races. This one probably will not draw the heavyweight fight crowd like the presidential battle of 2012, but there are always a few intriguing races and initiatives to watch.