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Disappointed with city’s business decision | Letters to the Editor

  • May 16, 2015 at 9:00AM

If you are a business owner in Enumclaw and a vendor for the city of Enumclaw and its current mayor, for over 30 years, to find out (after the fact) that you are summarily dismissed without notice – how would you feel?

In possession at station | Enumclaw & Buckley Police Blotter

  • Nov 12, 2015 at 9:00AM

A Department of Corrections offender checked in with a parole officer the morning of Nov. 4; the meeting was at the Enumclaw police station. After being found in possession of drugs, the individual was taken into custody and booked.

Fire Marshal prohibits sky lanterns in King County without a burn permit

  • May 16, 2015 at 10:00AM updated May 17, 2015 at 2:29PM

As hot and dry weather conditions begin to increase, outdoor fire dangers increase as well. In response, King County is prohibiting sky lanterns, or Chinese lanterns, without obtaining a local fire district burn permit.

People in glass houses | Don Brunell

  • May 16, 2015 at 11:00AM

There’s an old saying that people living in glass houses shouldn’t throw rocks. The moral is that before criticizing others, you should make sure your own house is in order. Companies, such as REI, supporting Gov. Inslee’s climate change legislation should heed that advice.

Signing of Sen. Roach’s bill brings instant ban on powdered alcohol

  • May 16, 2015 at 12:00PM updated May 17, 2015 at 2:29PM

Sen. Pam Roach’s bill to ban powdered-alcohol products took immediate effect when the governor signed it May 7. “This ensures powdered alcohol will not be on store shelves in Washington – and will be harder to obtain and illegal to possess. I appreciate that the Legislature helped me respond to this threat before it reached the state; our children will be safer as a result,” said Roach, R-rural Auburn.

High speed cycle chase | Washington State Patrol & Buckley Police Blotter

  • Nov 13, 2015 at 9:00AM

he afternoon of Oct. 24, a trooper attempted to stop two speeding motorcycles traveling eastbound on state Route 410 in Greenwater. One of the motorcycle riders fled from the stop at a high rate of speed and continued east on the highway.

Enumclaw High School girls water polo team takes second at Region I tournament

  • May 17, 2015 at 11:28AM

he Enumclaw High School girls water polo team finished in second place in the Region I Water Polo Tournament.

Plateau birth announcements | St. Elizabeth Hospital

  • May 17, 2015 at 11:32AM

A boy, Jeremiah David Quinn, born April 30, 2015, to Alisha and Robert Quinn of Buck

$50,000 Auburn Handicap draws 14 nomination | Emerald Downs

  • May 17, 2015 at 12:39PM

The $50,000 Auburn Handicap for 3-year-old colts and geldings drew 14 nominations including Emerald Downs stakes winners Prime Engine, Track Attacker and Daytona Beach.

Harassment | Enumclaw Police News

  • May 17, 2015 at 2:26PM

Officers responded to a call reporting harassing phone calls. Officers advised the reporting party to block the number and obtain a court order.

$50,000 Governor's Handicap records and notes | Emerald Downs

  • May 17, 2015 at 2:33PM

ost Wins Horse: 4 Handy N Bold (1999, 2000, 2001, 2003)

Impaired drivers | Washington State Patrol Police Blotter

  • Nov 14, 2015 at 9:00AM

During the week of Oct. 25-31, Enumclaw troopers investigated four collisions, stopped 103 cars, issued 29 tickets, made three arrests for driving under the influence, arrested two for driving with a suspended license and booked one person who was wanted on a felony warrant.

Governor declares statewide drought emergency | Department of Agriculture

  • May 18, 2015 at 10:53AM

With snowpack at historic lows, rivers dwindling and irrigation districts cutting off water to farmers, Gov. Jay Inslee declared a statewide drought for Washington on May 15. The Washington Department of Agriculture is projecting a $1.2 billion crop loss this year as a result of the drought.

Plan ahead for Memorial Day weekend travel | Department of Transportation

  • May 18, 2015 at 12:00PM

Hitting the road for Memorial Day? Make sure you plan ahead for a smoother trip and more enjoyable holiday. Drivers can use the Washington State Department of Transportation’s traffic volume charts to help time their travel on key routes. To ease congestion, most state highway construction work also is suspended during the holiday weekend.

White River season ends with loss to ‘Riders | Baseball

  • May 18, 2015 at 1:35PM

Except for a state champion, baseball teams entering postseason play see their seasons halted with a disappointing loss. Such was the case for the White River High Hornets, who had their 2015 campaign come to a crashing halt May 14 with a 4-0 loss to the Port Angeles Roughriders. The District 2/3 tournament game was played at Franklin Pierce High School.

Enumclaw High water polo in state tourney

  • May 18, 2015 at 2:00PM

Fresh off a second-place performance during last weekend’s Regional 1 water polo tournament, the girls from Enumclaw High are now gearing up to face the state’s best. The Hornets will participate in the state water polo tourney, which takes place Thursday through Saturday at Curtis High School in University Place.

WR weightlifters shine at state meet

  • May 18, 2015 at 3:00PM

Sparked by state champions Dani Barbee and Alex Pennington, the White River High squad was among the tops during the recent state powerlifting meet. Competition took place May 8 at North Beach High School, attracting 152 lifters from 20 schools from all corners of the state.

Mistaken alarm | Enumclaw Police Blotter

  • May 19, 2015 at 10:12AM

Officers responded to a burglary alarm at an Enumclaw business on May 13. When officers contacted employees, it was discovered one of them accidentally set the alarm off.

No “rockets’ red glare” this Fourth of July

  • May 19, 2015 at 10:25AM

This year, the Fourth of July may pass Enumclaw by without so much as an officially organized bottle rocket or hand sparkler. The Stars-n-Stripes committee, which for the past 10 years has organized fundraisers to bring an official firework display to the city, has disbanded and passed the torch to Enumclaw’s Chamber of Commerce.

$6,000 is raised for Nepal earthquake victims

  • May 19, 2015 at 11:00AM

The Cole Street Brewery was busy May 9 with people drinking beer for a good cause. The event was a fundraiser for the people of Nepal, suffering from a pair of earthquakes, aftershocks and subsequent landslides.

Who’s running for what in upcoming local elections

  • May 19, 2015 at 12:00PM

The candidate filing period ended Friday and the next stop is the Nov. 2 general election. For any race with three candidates filing the Aug. 4 primary will whittle it down to two candidates facing off in November.

White River girls beat Franklin Pierce 6-4 | MONDAY FASTPITCH

  • May 19, 2015 at 1:39PM

White River: Ashley Long, 2-2, 2B, 2 RBI; Natalie Vollandt: 2-2, 2 RBI Winning Pitcher: Natalie Vollandt

Statement from Attorney General Ferguson on Obama Administration immigration reform implementation

  • May 19, 2015 at 3:33PM

Today marks the 180th day since President Obama announced a series of reforms he was undertaking by executive action. Under the Obama Administration’s plan, millions of families, including thousands of Washington residents, would today be filing requests under the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans program (DAPA).

Drinking but not driving | Enumclaw Police Blotter

  • May 20, 2015 at 10:00AM

Officers responded to a report of an inebriated woman attempting to drive on May 13. After making contact with the suspect, she was advised not to drive, and she decided to leave the area on foot. The subject returned to her car a few hours later.

Enumclaw school bonds pass by just four votes

  • May 20, 2015 at 11:00AM

The Enumclaw School District roller coaster ride is finally over. After two weeks of not passing, passing, not quite and maybe, the King County Elections Canvassing Board certified the proposition as approved with 60.05 percent support, 3,913 votes, a margin of four votes.

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