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Stage 2 burn ban lifted in King and Pierce counties

  • Nov 20, 2014 at 10:03AM

The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency lifted the Stage 2 burn ban at 6 a.m. for King and Pierce counties.

Washington Healthplanfinder rolls out outreach campaign

  • Nov 20, 2014 at 11:52AM

Washington Healthplanfinder today announced the launch of its statewide advertising and outreach campaign to encourage Washington residents to sign up or renew their health insurance plan at

Enumclaw man forgot his wallet | Washington State Patrol News

  • Nov 20, 2014 at 11:16AM

An Enumclaw man was stopped Nov. 13 for traveling 59 mph in a 45 mph zone on 284th Avenue. The driver said he had forgotten his wallet.

A little tougher to stay active in the winter | Healthy Living

  • Nov 20, 2014 at 11:26AM

Staying motivated to be physically active in the fall can be more challenging, with less daylight and unpredictable weather.

GOP victory may be temporary | Rich Elfers

  • Nov 20, 2014 at 11:24AM

Republicans may find that their midterm election victory is only temporary.

Another crisis in Middle East | Wally's World

  • Nov 20, 2014 at 11:20AM

Well friends, we have another crazy damned bunch of hellions stomping around in the Middle East. (This being a family newspaper, I’m not allowed to use more colorful and appropriate descriptive terms.)

Enumclaw High swimmers finish season at 3A state meet | Slideshow

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 12:58PM

The Enumclaw girls swim team competed at the state 3A meet last weekend at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.

Plateau athletes receive all-league honors

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 12:19PM

Enumclaw’s Josh Erickson was honored as the South Puget Sound League 3A co-Player of the Year, heading the list of Hornet honorees.

Psalms: 'Come, now is the time to worship' | Church Corner

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 12:11PM

The Psalms are both the hymnal and the prayer book of the Bible, which has made them the go-to resource for the church’s worship.

Rain returning after high winds on Plateau

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 12:02PM

An eastern wind sailed down the west face of the Cascades Nov. 11, slamming into Enumclaw and the surrounding area while knocking down trees, power lines, fences and anything not nailed or weighted down.

Stage 2 burn ban in King County and Pierce County | Puget Sound Clean Air Agency

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 11:09AM

Due to continued weather conditions and air pollution levels, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is updating burn bans

King County Council approves first biennial budget

  • Nov 18, 2014 at 9:55PM

The Metropolitan King County Council today gave its unanimous approval to the County’s first Biennial (two-year) Budget

King County Council Approves King Conservation District Work Plan & Budget

  • Nov 18, 2014 at 2:00PM updated at 10:01PM

The Metropolitan King County Council voted 8-0 to authorize the King Conservation District’s 2015 program of work and budget. The Council’s action crowned more than 18 months of roundtable discussions among the full-range of the District’s constituents.

Enumclaw Chamber of Commerce annual wine walk Saturday, Nov. 22

  • Nov 18, 2014 at 2:00PM updated at 10:01PM

Saturday from 5 to 9 p.m. is the annual wine walk in Enumclaw.

Washington State Patrol investigation reveals Skagit River Bridge truck was two inches over-height

  • Nov 18, 2014 at 10:01PM

Detectives from the Washington State Patrol have determined that the truck which struck the I-5 Skagit River Bridge in May 2013, leading to its collapse, was two inches over-height.

Permits to cut Christmas trees in Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest available in Enumclaw

  • Nov 18, 2014 at 9:51PM

Permits are available to cut Christmas trees in the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest now through Dec. 24.

Washington Healthplanfinder draws thousands of website visits

  • Nov 18, 2014 at 9:40PM

Washington Healthplanfinder today announced that nearly 25,000 residents have completed applications through since the second open enrollment period launched on Nov. 15, with more than 10,000 of those customers completing applications for Qualified Health Plans.

Funds for Enumclaw health clinic and county fair in adopted King County Budget

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 6:31PM

Metropolitan King County Councilmember Reagan Dunn said residents of Council District 9 will see the benefits of today’s unanimously adopted King County 2015-2016 Biennial Budget throughout the district.

More to marijuana than just dollars and cents | Letter

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 6:22PM

When will some people realize that you cannot answer the moral objections many have to recreational marijuana with dollars and cents?

Tough times for White River at state volleyball

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 6:21PM

After climbing to the heights of the state volleyball circles – qualifying for the 16-team Class 2A state tournament – the White River High squad found the going rather tough.

King County Executive Dow Constantine convenes work group to assess public defense staffing levels

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 5:31PM

King County Executive Dow Constantine convenes work group to assess public defense staffing levels

All PSE residential electric customers to receive one-time payout of about $40

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 4:17PM

Puget Sound Energy customers will notice a pleasant surprise on their winter power bills: a one-time credit applied to December and January bills that will save the average residential electric customer about $40.

Council set to adopt 2015-2016 King County budget today, Nov. 17

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 9:29AM

The Metropolitan King County Council, the body that has final authority over the King County Budget, will vote on the 2015-2016 Biennial Budget today.

Sanitary control of shellfish on November agenda | Washington State Board of Health

  • Nov 16, 2014 at 8:47PM

Washington State Board of Health will discuss updating the Vibrio parahaemolyticus (shellfish) control plan at its Wednesday meeting.

King County seeks applicants for Rural Forest Commission positions

  • Nov 16, 2014 at 8:29PM

Members provide valuable advice on policies and programs affecting rural forests.

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