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Permanent EMS levy on ballot for Buckley

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 10:15AM

For the past 30 years, Buckley property owners have willingly taxed themselves, paying for emergency medical services provided through the Buckley Fire Department.

Hornet girls, third, boys fifth at state powerlifting

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 11:30AM

The White River High girls took third place and the Hornet boys were fifth at the 2016 state powerlifting championships.

Politics today are getting personal | Jerry Cornfield

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 12:13PM

The personal nature of politics is on display in Washington.

EHS Hornets fall during state fastball championship game | 2016 Spring Sports State Results

  • May 31, 2016 at 12:00AM updated Jun 1, 2016 at 2:37PM


Second case of Zika found in King County | Public Health Insider

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 2:43PM

The following was written by Meredith Li-Vollmer for Public Health Insider:

History of primaries and who votes | Rich Elfers

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 3:15PM

Donald Trump's unpopularity numbers hover around 60 percent. Hillary Clinton's are between 50 and 55 percent. How did we get into a situation where most voters will be required to elect the least unpopular candidate this November? The answer lies in history and human nature.

King County launches enhanced emergency alert system | King County

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 3:30PM

King County Emergency Management today officially launched an enhanced regional emergency alert system. ALERT King County allows residents to receive important information about significant events or emergency situations via telephone, text, and email. Residents who register can enter their home and work addresses for geographic-specific alerts. Registration is free and confidential.

‘Malfunction Junction’ makeover begins

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 10:03AM

Construction began last week on Buckley's aptly-named "malfunction junction" and will create periodic – and reportedly minor – traffic inconveniences through its November completion.

Putting future politics into perspective | Rich Elfers

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 11:01AM

The presidential primary season has seen an earthquake of shifting alignments for both political parties, something few if any predicted six months ago. According to Michael Lind, writing an article for "Politico Magazine" entitled, "This Is What the Future of American Politics Looks Like," the political changes we have seen are really the end of the process, not the beginning.

Chris Hurst thanks community and clarifies his wife is not retiring

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 12:00PM

I really appreciate the kind messages I have received from folks after the Courier-Herald story announcing my decision not to run this year for re-election to the Washington State House of Representatives. It has been my honor to serve you in Olympia.

Teens more likely to get hurt at work than adults | Labor and Industries

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 2:34PM

As summer approaches, many teens are excited to have their first real jobs. Unfortunately, while working, some of them will be hurt — possibly seriously.

Think F.A.S.T. when it comes to strokes; local hospitals and EMS departments highlight Stroke Month

  • Jun 3, 2016 at 10:05AM

Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a stroke.

Local golfers compete at state meets | 2016 state golf results

  • Jun 3, 2016 at 12:01PM

Enumclaw High placed third and Bonney Lake was fifth during last week's boys Class 3A state golf tournament.

Goal is to keep trees, shrubs looking natural

  • Jun 4, 2016 at 10:00AM

Now that the fruit trees have been pruned and are beginning to excite you about the summer and fall harvests, it is time to think about the ornamental shrubs and trees. Most will complete their new growth between now and mid to late June. As a result, some of your landscape plants may need a summer haircut.

Are there creatures on Earth with one eye? | Ask Dr. Universe

  • Jun 5, 2016 at 10:00AM

Are there creatures on Earth with one eye? -Elena, 7, Vancouver, Canada

Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus detected in Yakima County | Department of Health

  • Jun 6, 2016 at 3:05PM

Test results detected West Nile virus in mosquitoes from Yakima County for the first time this year. Health officials from the Department of Health are advising people to take action to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes and to reduce areas where mosquitoes can breed.

Prep athletes shine as season comes to a close | 2016 Spring Sports Highlights

  • Jun 7, 2016 at 12:30PM

The spring season provided a bountiful harvest of honors and accolades for high school teams and individual athletes in the area.

Black Diamond rules illegal, says interim attorney; Police chief asked to remove council member from meeting

  • Jun 7, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 12:48PM

The June 2 Black Diamond City Council meeting started rough and derailed entirely when one council member was asked to leave and another two followed.

Scammers hope to win big during track and field trials | Better Business Bureau

  • Jun 7, 2016 at 2:20PM

The 2016 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Trials are returning to Eugene, Ore. July 1- 10. The Trials attract more than a thousand athletes to Hayward Field and thousands more will attend as spectators.

Area athletes receive postseason honors

  • Jun 8, 2016 at 10:23AM

Check out which Enumclaw and White River high school spring sports teams and athletes received SPSL 2A and 3A honors.

Talks of Foothills Trail improvements

  • Jun 8, 2016 at 10:45AM

The popular Foothills Trail – a ribbon of pavement interrupted by unimproved sections of bare ground – is presently a topic of conversation on two fronts.

From Buckley to the four corners of the world

  • Jun 9, 2016 at 10:00AM

Buckley resident Kyle Frawley, 32, has been traveling nearly non-stop since his first overseas flight to London in 2005.

Debate offer too good to refuse|Jerry Cornfield

  • Jun 9, 2016 at 12:00PM

If you've never tried to pull off a debate, it's hard to appreciate the degree of difficulty involved in such a feat.

Bloodworks Northwest to visit Enumclaw on Monday

  • Jun 9, 2016 at 1:00PM

A blood drive has been scheduled for Monday, June 13, in Enumclaw.

Project to disrupt traffic at Southeast 424th Street and 244th Avenue Southeast

  • Jun 9, 2016 at 2:00PM

Traffic in a rural area northwest of Enumclaw will be disrupted, beginning June 20, to allow additional work at a habitat restoration site.

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