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Businesses can’t survive with added taxes | Letter to the Editor

  • Apr 26, 2015 at 11:00AM

The Enumclaw School district sure is putting on a full-court press get us to spend taxpayers’ money on two schools. The Courier-Herald has had no less than two articles about the bond with quotes from the superintendent as to why this bond is necessary.

Fourth-grader hoping to attend upgraded school | Letter to the Editor

  • Apr 25, 2015 at 1:00PM

I’m a fourth-grader at Southwood Elementary School and I will be a future student of Enumclaw High School.

Supporting kids now ensures a healthy future | Letters to the Editor

  • Apr 25, 2015 at 9:00AM

Several years ago a school bond issue, similar to the one being proposed here in Enumclaw, was coming up for a vote in Castle Rock. Like the one here, it was bond that would make new improvements for the school without increasing taxes. My parents, both retired, told me that they were not voting for it.

EHS science teachers support bond measure | Letters to the Editor

  • Apr 24, 2015 at 1:00PM

The Enumclaw High School Science Department is excited to be a big part of the upcoming school bond. Our facilities are to be redesigned so that we can do things that were just not possible 47 years ago when our current building was constructed. One feature of the planned design is the addition of shared spaces for dedicated chemistry labs and for more hands-on engineering activities.

Bond issue means future success for community | Letter to the Editor

  • Apr 24, 2015 at 11:00AM

Tuesday, April 28, we have the opportunity to advance our communities of Black Diamond, Enumclaw and surrounding areas to a whole new level of community excellence. We can do this simply by voting “yes” on the Enumclaw School District bond issue.

Free child car seat check-up events in King County

  • Apr 24, 2015 at 10:06AM

Child safety seats can save lives, but they need to be used properly to be effective. Parents and caregivers can get support in fitting their children securely in car seats at five free child car seat check-up events in upcoming months, beginning Friday, April 24, 2015. Public Health - Seattle & King County is hosting the events.

Finding a solution to fixing roads | Rich Elfers

  • Apr 24, 2015 at 10:00AM

Finding the solution to fixing city streets is a bumpy journey for members of the Enumclaw City Council. The problem is bringing the streets up to standard costs $3.8 million, according to the city administration report at the Transportation Benefit District meeting April 13. That’s a lot of money. It will have to come from some form of tax increase.

Lake Tapps won't be filled by Memorial Day | Cascade Water Alliance

  • Apr 24, 2015 at 9:33AM

Cascade began its refill of the Lake Tapps Reservoir on March 13. The improvements and enhancements to the system work well, enabling Cascade to maximize water diverted from the White River.

WR moves to 8-2 with home victory | WEDNESDAY BASEBALL

  • Apr 23, 2015 at 1:00PM

White River highlights: Trent Buchanan 3-4, 3 runs, 4 RBI. Winning pitcher: Mason Harris.

EHS boys fall to 2-8 in league play | WEDNESDAY SOCCER

  • Apr 23, 2015 at 11:00AM

Auburn Riverside 7, Enumclaw 0 April 22 at Auburn Riverside Enumclaw record: 2-8 league, 3-8-1 overall.

WR goes on road, blanks Clover Park | WEDNESDAY GIRLS TENNIS

  • Apr 23, 2015 at 9:28AM

No. 1 singles: Emily Towne (WR) def. Kennedy Jones (CP) 6-0, 6-1.

Blood drive April 27 at St. Elizabeth

  • Apr 23, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 9:50AM

A blood drive will take place Monday, April 27, in Enumclaw. Staff from Bloodworks Northwest (formerly the Puget Sound Blood Center) will be in the Rainier Conference Room at St. Elizabeth Hospital. Donors will be seen from noon to 6 p.m., with a break from 2 to 2:45.

Sumner rolls to 8-0 victory over Enumclaw | WEDNESDAY BASEBALL

  • Apr 23, 2015 at 9:31AM

April 22 at Sumner Enumclaw: 0-0-0-0-0-0-0 – 0-3-2 Sumner: 1-0-4-0-2-1-x – 8-11-1

Lawmakers urge emergency funding for White River Bridge

  • Apr 22, 2015 at 3:02PM

With two integral transportation links in Washington state recently closed due to serious damage, Senators Patty Murray (D-WA) and Maria Cantwell (D-WA) joined Rep. Dave Reichert (WA-8) in urging Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx to grant emergency relief funding to help Washington state cover the costs of repairs.

White River girls fall 3-2 to Steilacoom | TUESDAY TENNIS

  • Apr 22, 2015 at 12:07PM

No. 1 singles: Emily Towne (WR) def. Deenah Howard (S) 7-5, 4-6, 10-4. No. 2 singles: Heather Kryzsko (WR) def. Mariah Carson (S) 6-3, 6-4.

Buckley resident Sassy Girl jumps (in slo-mo) at Spring Fair DockDogs event

  • Apr 22, 2015 at 12:00PM

"Sassy Girl by the river" participated in the Washington Spring Fair Dock Dogs event, where dogs jump from a dock into a pool as far as they can.

Lost dog rescued from Evans Creek

  • Apr 22, 2015 at 12:00PM

I was tagged in a post about a dog up at Evans Creek that was skin and bones and unapproachable. Evans Creek is an off-roading-vehicle park, past Carbonado, that is a gravel road that goes all the way to Mount Rainier.

EHS girls remain perfect with win over Riverside | TUESDAY FASTPITCH

  • Apr 22, 2015 at 9:56AM

Enumclaw 11, Auburn Riverside 1 April 21 at Enumclaw Enumclaw record: 9-0 league, 12-0 overall.

White River sitting 7-2 after beating River Ridge | TUESDAY BASEBALL

  • Apr 22, 2015 at 1:00PM

White River highlights: Riley Johnson double, 3 RBI. Winning pitcher: Dustin France.

White River girls get past Orting 3-1 | TUESDAY FASTPITCH

  • Apr 22, 2015 at 11:00AM

White River highlights: Brooklyn Isaacs HR, 3 RBI. Winning pitcher: Kayla Smith.

Return your ballots by April 28

  • Apr 22, 2015 at 9:48AM

A pair of tax measures are on ballots that may still in the hands of Enumclaw-area voters. The general election is set for April 28 and King County distributed ballots April 20. Ballots are to be returned by first-class U.S. mail and, to be valid, must be postmarked by the 28th.

The axle holding up the world | Jennifer Anderson

  • Apr 23, 2015 at 10:00AM

For many years, as far as I was concerned, the world revolved around my grandparents’ farmhouse kitchen. Even though it had been 10 years since they’ve moved, I recently wondered how the earth didn’t completely fall of its axle, implode and un-Big Bang without the hubbub of that kitchen.

Smart or dumb? | Editorial cartoon

  • Apr 22, 2015 at 10:00AM

Is the "Smarter Balanced" a smart test or a dumb test?

EHS boys fall 2-1 to Auburn | MONDAY SOCCER

  • Apr 21, 2015 at 12:00PM

Enumclaw goal: Geo Galan 4:00 (Seth Olney assist). Enumclaw record: 2-7 league, 3-7-1 overall.

White River girls take first defeat of season | MONDAY FASTPITCH

  • Apr 21, 2015 at 1:00PM

White River highlights: Kayla Smith 3-4, RBI; Ashley Long 2-4, 3 RBI. White River record: 6-0 league, 7-1 overall.

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