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Washington Midsummer Renaissance Faire | Slideshow

A large gathering attended the Washington Midsummer Renaissance Faire in Bonney Lake Saturday.

  • Aug 10th, 2014 7:19pm

Seattle Polo and Equestrian Club inaugural event in Enumclaw | Slideshow

Seattle Polo and Equestrian Club, the newest and premier polo club in the Pacific Northwest, played its opening matches in Enumclaw for the the Seattle Cup Tournament.

  • Aug 10th, 2014 6:40pm

East Pierce Fire and Rescue levy short of 60 percent | Primary Election Results

The East Pierce Fire and Rescue maintenance and operation levy was passing easily with 55 percent to 45 percent

  • Aug 6th, 2014 7:47am

Roach clings to narrow lead over Dahlquist in Senate race | 31st Legislative District

The first wave of primary election numbers were released Tuesday, Aug. 4 at about 8:15 p.m.

  • Aug 6th, 2014 5:07am

Haying season in Enumclaw | Slideshow

John Van Wieringen worked his cut hay July 25 preparing to get the field baled before the rain.

  • Aug 5th, 2014 6:34pm

68th annual Scottish Highland Games and Clan Gathering | Slideshow

The 68th annual Pacific Northwest Scottish Highland Games and Clan Gathering began pipe and drum bands and the parade of the clans Saturday.

  • Jul 30th, 2014 10:27pm

Enumclaw City Council votes down Welcome Center

After many more than a decade of starts and stops, the Enumclaw Welcome Center was finally put to rest on a four-three vote at the City Council meeting last night, July 29.

  • Jul 29th, 2014 6:03pm

Senate emails show Sen. Pam Roach returns about $5,000 in expense payments

According to emails received by The Courier-Herald through a public records request concerning Sen. Pam Roach's questionable expense reports, the senator has paid back about $5,000.

  • Jul 29th, 2014 12:56am

31st District Republican Pam Roach to pay back state for questionable expense reimbursements

Sen. Roach also to give up getting state funds for P.O. Box and cell phone.

  • Jul 26th, 2014 12:22am

Allegations flare in 31st District Senate race between Pam Roach and Cathy Dahlquist

The Independence Day fireworks were little more than sparklers compared to the fiery battle brewing in the 31st District Senate race between Republicans Pam Roach and Cathy Dahlquist.

  • Jul 23rd, 2014 11:45pm

Primary election ballots mailed out soon

The Aug. 5 primary election is fast approaching and it is the first graded test of the political season. Some will win, some will go home.

  • Jul 15th, 2014 4:21pm

Update | Small plane crash near Bonney Lake – pilot not injured | East Pierce Fire and Rescue

East Pierce firefighters are responding to multiple reports of a small plane crash in the area of 21600 Blk Connells Prairie Rd E, near Bonney Lake.

  • Jul 8th, 2014 2:50am

Wilkeson chooses Buckley, Carbonado for fire service

If there is a fire or medical emergency in Wilkeson, the Buckley and Carbonado fire departments will be first on scene.

  • Jul 8th, 2014 4:46pm

There’s a plot lurking in my pocket | Dennis Box

Many of us believe in all sorts of plots and conspiracies. Most may be goofy, but I have come across one directly aimed at me – evil little hairball Hal

  • Jul 4th, 2014 10:41pm

Auditor reports loss of public funds by assistant in White River Community Activities Program

The state auditor's office released a finding July 3 outlining a loss of public funds from the Community Activities Program operated by the White River School District.

  • Jul 4th, 2014 9:05pm

Traumatizing family vacations | Our Corner

The middle of June is a happy time for students and teachers when schools release the future leaders of our country back to their parents.

  • Jun 16th, 2014 10:01pm

Bonney Lake High class of 2014 commencement ceremony | Slideshow

The Bonney Lake High School class of 2014 commencement ceremony was June 10 at the ShoWare Center.

  • Jun 15th, 2014 5:55pm

Enumclaw High 2014 graduation ceremony | Slideshow

The Enumclaw High class of 2014 graduation ceremony was June 9 at the White River Amphitheatre.

  • Jun 14th, 2014 7:02pm

White River class of 2014 commencement ceremony | Slideshow

The White River class of 2014 commencement ceremony was June 7 at the White River Amphitheatre.

  • Jun 14th, 2014 12:28am

Modified lockdown at Glacier Middle School, Elk Ridge Elementary and White River School District office | Update

A modified lockdown is in effect at White River School District's Glacier Middle School, Elk Ridge Elementary and the district office.

  • Jun 11th, 2014 7:01pm

Spartans and Panthers competed in three-day tournament | Track and Field

The Sumner girls track and field team took 10th with 19 points and the boys 35th with five at the 2A state track and field team May 29-31 at Mount Tahoma High.

  • Jun 2nd, 2014 10:39pm

Bonney Lake takes second | Panthers Baseball

In a season of ups and downs, wins and loses, the Panther baseball team found the formula to bring home the second place trophy from the 3A state tournament at Gesa Stadium in Pasco Saturday.

  • Jun 2nd, 2014 10:32pm

Enumclaw High senior Maria Blad wins state title in 3A 100-meters hurdles | State Track and Field

Maria Blad repeated her district championship performance wining the state crown in the 100-meter 3A girls hurdles.

  • May 31st, 2014 7:02am

Bonney Lake track and field team to run and throw at state | Slideshow

The Panthers will be sending a both boys and girls track and field athletes to the class 3A state competition set for Thursday through Saturday at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma.

  • May 28th, 2014 9:00pm

Spartans track and field ready to take on state meet | Slideshow

The Spartans track and field team continued a long tradition of excellence at the West Central District meet Friday and Saturday at Sunset Stadium in Sumner.

  • May 27th, 2014 7:36pm

Memorial Day observance at Enumclaw Veterans Park | Slideshow

Memorial Day was observed Sunday, May 25, at Enumclaw Veterans Memorial Park.

  • May 27th, 2014 6:31pm

Complaint filed against King County Fire District 28 commissioners

The thermostat was cranked up a couple of notches on two King County Fire District No. 28 commissioners when a complaint was filed against them in King County Superior Court May 14.

  • Jun 4th, 2014 2:12am

Enumclaw High tennis squad takes fifth title in a row | Girls Tennis

The Enumclaw High girls hit another grand slam, winning the South Puget Sound League 3A tennis title for the fifth year in a row.

  • May 20th, 2014 12:39am

Panthers, Spartans on to districts | Track and Field

The Bonney Lake and Sumner High girls and boys track team competed at the subdistrict tournament at Sunset Stadium Friday and Saturday.

  • May 19th, 2014 10:10pm

Sumner Spartans take district championship | Baseball

The Spartans rolled over Fife 10-0 in the morning game at Franklin Pierce High to move into the district championship game.

  • May 18th, 2014 5:33am

King County man sentenced for child pornography | U.S. District Court

A felon, who photographed his repeated sexual molestation of a 10-year-old girl, was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Seattle to 20 years in prison, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.

  • May 16th, 2014 8:30pm

Enumclaw Chamber of Commerce Spring Wine Walk | Slideshow

Activities at the Chamber of Commerce Spring Wine Walk included artist at Enumclaw Arts Alive! Gallery Saturday, a band was in front of Enumclaw Music and artisans were out on Cole Street.

  • May 15th, 2014 10:46pm

Joe Clow ends tenure as King County Fire District 28 chief

The King County Fire District 28 Board of Commissions continues on a rocky road marked with controversy.

  • May 14th, 2014 5:08am

Sen. Pam Roach announces intent to run for seventh term

Pam Roach, R-Auburn, announced she will be seeking a seventh term representing the 31st District in the state Senate.

  • May 13th, 2014 1:24am

Enumclaw battles in the postseason | Baseball

Enumclaw High apparently has been saving the best for last.

  • May 7th, 2014 6:22pm

A fastpitch family on a quest to win | Enumclaw Hornets

The heart of the Enumclaw Hornets fastpitch team begins with a hand-and-glove pairing of pitcher and catcher. Two high-school girls who communicate with a glance, a hand signal or a smile – and win.

  • May 6th, 2014 10:21pm

King County Fire District 28 Board of Commissioners battle budget cuts and controversy

The political heat that marked the King County Fire District 28 commissioner race in 2013 has continued with little cooling.

  • Apr 30th, 2014 10:39pm

Darwin says I get to win this time | Our Corner

For most folks, May brings happy flowers and joyful thoughts of warm days to come. Not me.

  • Apr 28th, 2014 11:28pm

Enumclaw Hornets baseball tames the Lions | Baseball

Enumclaw High took a leap forward last week beating Auburn Mountainview on the road April 15.

  • Apr 22nd, 2014 12:46am

Wins keep rolling in for Enumclaw | Fastpitch

The Enumclaw High fastpitch team’s winning ways continued last week with two victories before rain clouds brought games to a halt.

  • Apr 22nd, 2014 12:55am

Defending champs undefeated in league play | Bonney Lake Boys Soccer

The Panthers rolled up two more wins last week keeping the team at the top of the boys soccer standings.

  • Apr 21st, 2014 9:47pm

Junior high politics and the world beyond | Our Corner

The subject this week is the seventh grade. I remember seventh grade as the time the world ended.

  • Apr 14th, 2014 7:04pm

Cathy Dahlquist Senate run pits two Republicans for 31st District seat

The 2014 political season kicked into gear last week when Rep. Cathy Dahlquist, R-Enumclaw, announced she is challenging Sen. Pam Roach, also a Republican, for the 31st District Senate seat.

  • Apr 8th, 2014 2:03am

From raising chickens, to running from demons | Our Corner

Life decisions are funny things. The bad thing about actually making a decision is that you have made a decision, which I believe is the reason for male pattern baldness.

  • Apr 7th, 2014 9:40pm

Dahlquist declares intent to run against Roach

The 2014 political season kicked into gear last week when Rep. Cathy Dahlquist, R-Enumclaw, announced she is challenging Sen. Pam Roach, also a Republican, for the 31st District Senate seat.

  • Apr 8th, 2014 7:27pm

Morgan Irwin choosen to fill Enumclaw City Council Position No. 1

The Enumclaw City Council finally completed its batting order of members filling the seats.

  • Apr 1st, 2014 12:03am

Enumclaw High girls tennis crew keeping streak alive | Sports Preview

The Enumclaw High girls tennis team has been one of the most winning programs over the past few years for both sports and academics, and this year should be continue the trend.

  • Mar 26th, 2014 1:37am

Answers, on top of old buttermilk | Our Corner

I have found a new meaning to life – cheese making.

  • Mar 24th, 2014 10:08pm

Enumclaw coach Shawn Tobius and soccer team looking to improve on break-even ‘13 season

Shawn Tobius takes over the coaching reins for the Enumclaw boys soccer team after leading the girls team for the past six years.

  • Mar 20th, 2014 7:53pm

Enumclaw High judo team prepares for another state title run | Preview

The Enumclaw High judo team is back on the mats preparing for another top-notch season.

  • Mar 19th, 2014 9:17pm