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St. Elizabeth Hospital marks five years of serving the plateau

  • Feb 24, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 10:05AM

Margaret Frederickson was a lucky woman.

Two still standing; White River girls and Enumclaw boys advance to hoop regionals

  • Feb 24, 2016 at 10:00AM

The White River girls and the Enumclaw High boys have kept their postseason dreams alive, shooting their way to basketball's Sweet 16.

First case of Zika virus disease reported in Washington | Department of Health

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 4:13PM

The Washington State Department of Health received confirmation today from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), that a Mason County man in his 20’s, who visited a Thurston County hospital, is the first person in the state to test positive for Zika virus.

Area athletes compete at 3A swim and dive meet

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 1:00PM

Bonney Lake, Enumclaw and Sumner competed in the 3A state swim and dive championship. The meet took place Friday and Saturday at the King County Aquatic Center.

Enumclaw man dies in early-morning crash on SR 169

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 12:06PM

An Enumclaw man died Tuesday morning, the result of an automobile accident on state Route 169.

Enumclaw School District settles in bullying lawsuit

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 9:48AM

A year-long legal battle between the Enumclaw School District and one of its students has finally come to a close. On Jan. 4 the court approved a settlement of $295,000 between the school district and a student and his family, who were suing the district for damages stemming from two years of bullying at Thunder Mountain Middle School.

Rainier Foothills attends national anti-drug forum

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 10:00AM

Representatives from Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation Drug and Alcohol Coalition recently returned from the Washington, D.C., area where they joined more than 2,700 substance abuse prevention specialists and advocates from throughout the country for Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America’s National Leadership Forum.

Vehicle crash SR 169 and 400th at Krain north of Enumclaw

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 9:42AM

Report of a serious vehicle crash at SR 169 and 400th at Krain Corner. Blocking of the road has cleared.

March 2016 Enumclaw library events | King County Library System

  • Feb 22, 2016 at 12:27PM

Find out what is happening at the Enumclaw library during the month of March.

Voter-approved levies will increase King County property taxes

  • Feb 21, 2016 at 10:00PM updated Feb 22, 2016 at 12:27PM

Initiatives approved by voters last year will increase King County property taxes in 2016, which will result in additional investments in early childhood development, emergency services and transportation.

Invasive Species Awareness Week | King County

  • Feb 22, 2016 at 11:36AM

King County is working hard to educate landowners, manage high priority invasive species and restore habitats and ecological function to areas damaged by non-native plants, animals and insects. King County Executive Dow Constantine has recognized Feb. 21-27 as Invasive Species Awareness Week in King County.

Some online schools scams | Better Business Bureau

  • Feb 21, 2016 at 10:06PM

The Federal Trade Commission is filing charges against two groups of suspected diploma mills that charge anywhere from $135 to $349 for a useless high school diploma.

31st District Legislative votes | WashingtonVotes.org

  • Feb 21, 2016 at 10:01PM

Senate Bill 6195, creating a task force on basic education funding issues.

Washington State Department of Revenue releases tax exemption report with interactive tool

  • Feb 21, 2016 at 9:52PM

Want to find out more about the state’s tax exemptions? Check out the Washington State Department of Revenue.

Cop recruitment top priority | Don C. Brunell

  • Feb 21, 2016 at 9:48PM

Public safety agencies across America face the same problems as other employers—finding enough qualified workers. The difference is our safety is increasingly at risk.

King County Council meeting highlights | Feb. 22-26

  • Feb 21, 2016 at 9:32PM

An ordinance making supplemental appropriations to various general fund and non-general fund agencies and to various capital fund budgets and amending the 2015/2016 Biennial Budget Ordinance (Substitute Ordinance 2016-0011.2).

Invasive Species Awareness Week spotlights threats to King County’s native flora and fauna

  • Feb 21, 2016 at 9:28PM

King County is working hard to educate landowners, manage high priority invasive species and restore habitats and ecological function to areas damaged by non-native plants, animals and insects.

Stutter help for kids available at local libraries | Stuttering Foundation

  • Feb 19, 2016 at 3:24PM

Kids who stutter have a lot to say, and friends can show them how in Stuttering: For Kids By Kids, a DVD in English and Spanish starring kids who stutter, available at most public libraries or through interlibrary loan.

L&I offers grant money for safety and health improvement projects | Labor & Industries

  • Feb 20, 2016 at 12:00PM

Do you have a great idea for improving workplace safety and health, like a new type of training or an innovative design for safer equipment? If so, the Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) wants to hear from you and may help fund your project.

Leave masks at the door | Church Corner

  • Feb 20, 2016 at 10:00AM

Feb. 10 marked the beginning of Lent for 2016. Lent is the 40-day period that culminates in Easter. In many churches, the first day of Lent is called Ash Wednesday. There is often a simple, quiet service where we are to reflect upon our own spiritual journey and the path that Jesus took leading to his crucifixion and resurrection. Some people receive a mark of the cross on their forehead, symbolizing dying to sin and rising again to new life.

Good time to prune trees, but do it right | Dennis Thompkins

  • Feb 20, 2016 at 11:00AM

February through April is the traditional time for pruning fruit trees. Winter is also a good time to work on ornamental trees because it is easier to determine what needs to be pruned before new leaves begin to grow.

Washington Poison center details decrease in e-cigarette exposures

  • Feb 19, 2016 at 11:11AM

The Washington Poison center has released itsyearly summary of e-cigarette exposure calls. According to the center, e-cigarette exposures were generally lower in 2015 than in 2014, and received a total of 156 calls.

Hours announced for April White River bridge closure

  • Feb 19, 2016 at 10:00AM

The Department of Transportation has received final confirmation for the hours the White River bridge will be closed in April.

Not all online schools are an A+ | Better Business Bureau

  • Feb 18, 2016 at 4:55PM

The Federal Trade Commission is filing charges against two groups of suspected diploma mills that charge anywhere from $135 to $349 for a useless high school diploma. Last month, Better Business Bureau Northwest’s Scam Tracker received a complaint from a student who was concerned that an online high school was a scam.

Green River College Foundation hosts Painting with the Stars on Feb. 26

  • Feb 18, 2016 at 3:51PM

The Green River College Foundation will host Painting with the Stars, an auction benefiting the Interurban Center for the Arts at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26, in the Mel Lindbloom Student Union on Green River's main campus, 12401 SE 320th St.

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