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Draft leaves lake levels in question

  • Oct 4, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:20PM

The hard-nut details of the draft proposal for Lake Tapps drinking water rights has drawn questions from area residents and political leaders, but a clear willingness by the parties to work on the plan.

Photo enforcement system nabs 3,000 in two weeks

  • Oct 4, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:20PM

By Dennis Box-The Courier-Herald

County pinpoints Enumclaw for federal grant

  • Sep 27, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:21PM

‘We are excited about the possibility of bringing new technology to the Enumclaw Plateau in this pilot project. By focusing our efforts on reducing nutrients, reducing odor, creating electricity and safeguarding water quality we are taking significant steps toward ensuring the future of family dairies in King County.'

Metro riders notice change in service

  • Sep 27, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:21PM

King County Metro Transit began a major service change Saturday that, for Enumclaw bus riders, will result in a revision to Route 152 and new service via Route 915. Overall, this particular service change features many transit revisions in South King County, including a new bus route to employment areas around Sea-Tac International Airport.

City has pair of parcels for sale

  • Sep 27, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:21PM

By Kevin Hanson-The Courier-Herald

Intersection design adds turn lanes

  • Sep 27, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:21PM

The proposed intersection improvements at state Route 410 and Sumner-Buckley Highway have taken a hefty step forward.

Tapps water rights draft released

  • Sep 27, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:22PM

After two years of study, the Washington Department of Ecology has re-issued a draft document pertaining to drinking water rights for Lake Tapps.

New chief of police comes to town and takes the reins

  • Sep 27, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:21PM

Mike Mitchell says police work gets in your blood, and it has been in his for about as long as he can remember.

Chase for burglary suspect brings lockdown at schools

  • Sep 20, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:22PM

A manhunt near White River High School caused a three-school lockdown Friday.

Hospital again in merger talks

  • Sep 20, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:22PM

The on-again, off-again talks between Enumclaw Regional Hospital and the huge Franciscan Health System have been rekindled.

Funds for sidewalks not set in concrete

  • Sep 20, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:23PM

A plan to build a sidewalk and trail system throughout Bonney Lake is making its way to a City Council vote.

Leaky high school roof brings lawsuit

  • Sep 20, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:23PM

The Sumner School District is being sued more for than $1 million in damages by Garco Construction over the their rejection of the construction company's roof over Bonney Lake High School.

‘Beautify' attracts service and spirit

  • Sep 20, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:22PM

The third annual ‘Beautify Bonney Lake' community event was a rousing success Saturday.

Just duckyTo view and buy photos go to www.courierherald.com

  • Sep 12, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:23PM

Photo courtesy Enumclaw Rotary

Mom keeping busy spreading the word about youth suicide

  • Sep 12, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:24PM

“Mark Upchurch, 19, of Buckley died Feb. 14, 2006. He was born Dec. 4, 1986, in Enumclaw. He played football, rode dirt bikes and enjoyed camping.”

Plateau WASL scores follow the state trend

  • Sep 12, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:23PM

Impressive scores in reading and a boost in writing scores were tempered with average or below average math scores across the Plateau as the Washington state Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) released Washington Assessment of Student Learning (WASL) test results Friday.

Ballots contain taxing ideas

  • Sep 12, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:23PM

Property owners on both sides of the White River are being asked to pony up additional money to support very specific services.

Library levy to increase hours

  • Sep 12, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:24PM

Property owners in Pierce County, will decide in the Tuesday Primary Election, the fate of a “levy reauthorization” request made by trustees of the Pierce County Library System.

Judge strikes city's zoning

  • Sep 12, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:24PM

Bonney Lake suffered a legal setback Sept. 1 when Pierce County Superior Court Judge Rosanne Buckner shot down the RC-5 zoning ordinance approved by the Central Puget Sound Growth Management Hearings Board.

Crime against church causes parish concern

  • Sep 12, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:24PM

For the fourth time in a year, the Bonney Lake Baptist Church was the site of a crime.

Warner to close for road work

  • Sep 6, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:25PM

Motorists who frequent Warner Avenue may want to alter their regular travel plans, as the city of Enumclaw will be closing a stretch of the much-traveled roadway for about a month.

Car show is coming to Cole Street

  • Sep 6, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:24PM

Street rods, cruisers, motorcycles, customs and hot rods will hit streets of Enumclaw this weekend with all their flames, polished chrome and cool paint jobs, plus some live rock ‘n' roll music as a bonus.

Land deal is praised by city, county

  • Sep 6, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:24PM

Kind words and handshakes were in abundance last week, as city and county officials gathered to officially announce the pending transfer of the King County Fairgrounds from the county to the city of Enumclaw.

Fire destroys two area homes

  • Sep 6, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:26PM

East Pierce Fire and Rescue crews responded to a house fire early Sunday morning on the 25000 block of 159th Street near Wilkeson. No one was injured in the blaze that caused an estimated $300,000 in damage to the house and its contents.

Peaking storage tank gets going with concrete

  • Sep 6, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 12:26PM

After years of planning, construction of Bonney Lake's “peaking storage tank” has begun.

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