Kevin Hanson

Local districts taking wait-and-see approach to new levy rules

New state laws will allow school districts to collect up to $2.50 per $1,000 in assessed property value for educational programs and operations.

Local projects funded as part of state Legislature’s capital budget

Enumclaw’s Mt. Peak fire tower, Rainier School in Buckley, and a skate park in Wilkeson are only some of the projects.

White River gears up for postseason play

Baseball, softball, and track are still going strong, while their soccer team has ended their season.

“Climbing boulders” coming to Buckley

Enumclaw is also weighing skate park options.

Enumclaw, White River tracksters compete in big invitational meets

EHS’ Carson Christensen took first place in the long jump at the Shoreline Invitational.

Enumclaw Schools Foundation hosts lunch, sets two more fundraisers

Make sure not to miss the May 4 event, the annual Food Truck Wars, at the Expo Center.

White River, Bonney Lake sweep track foes

The schools bested both the Orting and Bethel girls and boys teams respectively.

Enumclaw officers honored for life-saving efforts in car wreck

Officers Erik Vance, Kim-Xaun Brewer and Steve Howerton were honored April 8.

Carnegie Hall appearance for White River band

The band was encouraged to apply for to play at the famed venue three years ago.

Enumclaw Senior Center facelift boosted by grant from county levy

Much of the $94,000 went toward making the building more ADA accessible and other capital improvements.

WR athletes ink agreements to compete in college

Nationally-ranked wrestler Payton Stroud will be heading to Illinois.

County considering plans for forested acres near Enumclaw

Come to the April 29 public meeting about Little Lake Forest.

Area track and field athletes rank among state’s best

Enumclaw’s girls 4x400 relay team sits in the No. 1 spot.

Public comment sought as Army Corps revises master plans for local dams

The first public meeting is April 22 at Enumclaw’s City Hall.

Relay teams take Arnie Young title

The team is composed of Ricky Portillo, Foster Barnhart, Anthony Russell and Royal Snyder.

Panthers top Spartans on busy track day

Cayan Dibble broke Bonney Lake High’s record for the 1,600 meter event.

Plans for development of downtown block called off

The numbers just didn’t work out, Enumclaw Mayor Jan Molinaro said.

Concert to benefit Mount Peak tower effort

The Mount Peak Historical Fire Association may be getting some state money, but the group is also hoping to garner some local support to revive the historic landmark.

Six local projects, totaling nearly $1.5 million, in House budget

They include the proposed Mount Peak fire lookout, a mountain bike tail in Tehaleh, the Enumclaw pool, and more.