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Popping the question

  • Apr 30, 2009 at 4:51PM

Wedding proposals take on a variety of forms, from the mundane to the highly imaginative. But surely one of the most romantic gestures came Nov. 20 and resulted in the engagement of Enumclaw's Bea Fagnan and Justin Murrell. Murrell popped the question in written form, dropping a two-bedsheet sign from the port side of the USS Fife as the destroyer pulled into Pier B in Everett. Through a dense fog, Fagnan, and everyone else, could make out the red and blue letters asking "Bea will you marry me." Fagnan, waiting on shore with her mother and a dozen members of Murrell's family, was given several opportunities to provide her sailor the answer he wanted. She screamed "yes," was handed three balloons spelling out the answer and, finally, was provided a megaphone.

Buckley council OKs crackdown on offending signs

  • Apr 30, 2009 at 4:51PM

Business owners in Buckley will soon have to remove the extra signs they use to attract customers.

Some get a reprieve as city council massages 2003 budget

  • Apr 30, 2009 at 4:51PM

The budgetary ax has hovered over a handful of Enumclaw city departments for weeks now, as climbing costs and dwindling revenues forced city officials to make tough choices regarding both programs and personnel. When the ax figuratively fell last week, there was damage done, but the impact wasn't as severe as initially feared.


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White River golfers gaining experience

  • Sep 17, 2009 at 10:45AM

Desite an 80-32 loss, a more experienced White River High girls golf team took to Canterwood Golf Course to face Peninsula Sept. 15, coach Jer Argo said.

MARIANNE BINETTI: Work now for a great lawn in the spring

  • Sep 17, 2009 at 10:48AM

This latter part of September is the time to score some great yardage with fall field goals. If you are ready to renovate your lawn, this is the week to make a grassroots movement to a better patch of grass.

Sports results from Wednesday, Sept. 23

  • Sep 24, 2009 at 11:17AM

EMERALD DOWNS: Koala Beach romps in $75,000 Gottstein Futurity victory

  • Sep 26, 2009 at 7:00PM updated at 9:31PM

Koala Beach took an eight-length, gate-to-wire triumph into the winner's circle in the $75,000 Gottstein Futurity for 2-year-olds at Emerald Downs Saturday.

Sports results from Tuesday, Sept. 29

  • Sep 30, 2009 at 10:22AM

Kasey Kahne optimistic heading into Sunday race

  • Sep 30, 2009 at 10:38AM

Kasey Kahne is oozing with optimism going into Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Price Chopper 400 from Kansas Speedway. "We ran pretty good at Chicago and they’re kind of similar tracks," Kahne said of the 1.5-mile, D-shaped oval.

YarrowBay developments in Black Diamond draw comments and concerns from public

  • Sep 30, 2009 at 6:00PM updated Oct 1, 2009 at 10:52PM

A public meeting in Black Diamond Tuesday night concerning the two YarrowBay Group developments drew a large crowd of citizens who had plenty to say.

Black Diamond City Council to consider appointment of new city administrator

  • Oct 1, 2009 at 6:44PM

The city of Black Diamond ended the contract with former City Administrator Gwendolyn Voelpel Sept. 25. The City Council will be considering approving the appointment of Leonard Smith to the position tonight (Thursday) at regular meeting. The change of city administrator came as a surprise.

Black Diamond police seek 'armed and dangerous' suspect

  • Oct 1, 2009 at 9:00PM updated Oct 2, 2009 at 3:31PM

A 49-year-old Black Diamond man, James Ecret, is being sought by police for domestic violence felony harassment and cyber harassment. Police spokesman Sgt. Greg Goral said Ecret should be considered armed and dangerous.

Leonard Smith hired as new city administrator in Black Diamond

  • Oct 1, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Oct 2, 2009 at 9:40AM

The city of Black Diamond hired a new city administrator, Leonard Smith, at the Thursday City Council meeting. The city ended the contract with former City Administrator Gwendolyn Voelpel Sept. 25.

SLIDE SHOW: Black Diamond candidate forum draws out differences on issues

  • Oct 8, 2009 at 5:00PM updated Oct 9, 2009 at 2:19PM

About 50 citizens turned out Monday night to hear from those hoping to shape Black Diamond government for the next four years. The current election season is of perhaps unparalleled importance in the small, historic community. Black Diamond has experienced its ups and downs as a one-time mining town, but now stands on the cusp of a monumental growth spurt, due to ongoing plans by the YarrowBay company.

Friday night football results

  • Oct 10, 2009 at 3:46PM

Sports results from Oct. 12-14

  • Oct 15, 2009 at 11:45AM

Eight from EHS, one Panther qualify for state golf

  • Oct 21, 2009 at 9:39AM

After two days of play at Fort Lewis' Eagle's Pride Golf Course, the Enumclaw High girls will take four players to the state tournament in May and the Hornet boys three, but neither team is finished yet. The Hornets along with Bonney Lake, Sumner and White River will get a chance in the spring to earn the final spots into May's state tournament.

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