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Finding More wins the Saturday feature | Emerald Downs

  • May 31, 2015 at 9:46AM

Finding More unleashed a powerful stretch run and scored a three-quarter-length victory over Raised On Robbery in Saturday’s $18,800 feature race for older fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.

Enumclaw community gathering for 10-year-old burn victim

  • May 29, 2015 at 11:41PM

There were two community gathering in Enumclaw Friday, May 29, in support of Beau Ward.

High school golfers compete in 3A, 2A state tournaments

  • May 30, 2015 at 6:00AM

The Plateau community was well represented last week when prep golfers hit the links for the 2014-15 state championships.

Lake Tapps sex offender, who babysat neighbors, pleads guilty to producing child pornography

  • May 29, 2015 at 2:42PM

A repeat offender who was convicted of child pornography offenses in Florida, pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to production, possession and distribution of child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Annette L. Hayes.

Buckley officer reportedly injured during struggle with suspect

  • May 29, 2015 at 2:52PM

There have been no new developments reported regarding a situation Friday morning in which a Buckley police officer suffered a broken leg during a struggle.

Tacoma woman who led tax fraud and ID theft scheme sentenced to 30 months in prison | US Attorney's Office

  • May 29, 2015 at 4:00PM

A Tacoma, Washington woman who used a prison pen pal program to obtain other peoples’ personally identifying information was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to 30 months in prison for wire fraud and aggravated identity theft, announced U.S. Attorney Annette L. Hayes.

More food, fun at King County Fair

  • May 29, 2015 at 10:20AM

With a new management team in place, the historic King County Fair looks to be on the upswing. A local nonprofit has taken hold of the entire Enumclaw Expo Center operation, a group that will handle the fair – the oldest west of the Mississippi.

Area students on Saint Martin's 2015 Dean's List

  • May 29, 2015 at 1:00PM

Saint Martin’s University has issued its spring semester 2015 Dean’s List for outstanding academic achievement.To earn academic honors at Saint Martin’s, undergraduate students must earn a 3.5 grade point average or higher (based on a 4.0 scale), carry at least a 12-semester-hour course load and complete all coursework undertaken for the semester. Honored students, listed with their year in school, major and hometowns, are:

Summer event schedule for the Plateau and Valley | Summer Discover 2015

  • May 30, 2015 at 11:00AM

June 5 and 6: A ceramic show is planned for the Activity Hall at the Enumclaw Expo Center. The show runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m and admission is free. June 5-7: The King County Wastemobile comes to Enumclaw for one of its regular stops. It will set up from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m in the north parking lot of the Enumclaw Expo Center.

Don't get teed off during U.S. Open | Better Business Bureau

  • May 30, 2015 at 9:00AM

As the Pacific Northwest hosts the second of the four major golf championships next month, Better Business Bureau wants to make sure fans stay on course when it comes to buying tickets and renting homes. The week-long championship will take place at Chambers Bay Golf Course, and 30,000 fans are expected to attend each day from June 15-21.

Expect Saturday morning delays on 410 bridge

  • May 28, 2015 at 10:00AM updated May 29, 2015 at 9:47AM

Drivers in Enumclaw and Buckley should be prepared for some short-term delays Saturday morning, May 30, on the State Route 410 White River Bridge.

Few incumbents are being challenged | Rich Elfers

  • May 29, 2015 at 10:00AM

In Sumner, four candidates are running unopposed for the City Council. In Bonney Lake, there are four council positions with no opposition. The Enumclaw School Board has three unopposed seats. Fire District 28 has only one position and it, too, is unopposed. In Black Diamond, two of the four council positions have two candidates competing; my guess is that the issue of the housing developments is still partly the cause.

WDFW to release hatchery steelhead into inland lakes again this year | Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • May 29, 2015 at 9:46AM

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) fish managers will release “early winter” hatchery steelhead into inland lakes again this year, now that federal fisheries officials have decided to conduct a full-scale environmental impact analysis of all Puget Sound hatchery steelhead programs.

Brightwater Center kicks off its summer events beginning in June | King County

  • May 28, 2015 at 3:06PM

Exciting summer events are scheduled at King County’s Brightwater Center in June and July.

Crab fishing seasons set for Puget Sound | Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • May 28, 2015 at 1:00PM

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) today announced summer crab-fishing seasons for Puget Sound, starting June 1 with an early opening in Marine Area 13 south of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge.

Goal is to make it painless to leave the house | All About Pets

  • May 28, 2015 at 12:33PM

Our busy lives often require companion animals to spend long hours at home alone. Some pets handle this separation well, while others experience increased stress. How we prepare, or don’t prepare, our pets for our departure will have a huge impact on our pet’s experience.

Washington schools are illegally financed | Jerry Cornfield

  • May 28, 2015 at 10:00AM

The way Washington pays for public schools is illegal. But there’s no simple fix, and school leaders worry that state lawmakers are considering potential remedies that might not be better and, in some cases, could be worse. Democratic and Republican lawmakers must meet a deadline to figure it out or face the wrath of the state Supreme Court.

Valley Fever fungus poses new health risk to Washington | Department of Health

  • May 28, 2015 at 9:51AM

Public health officials are teaming up to fight a new public health threat in Washington – Valley Fever. Since discovering the fungus that causes Valley Fever in South Central Washington last year, health officials have been monitoring for disease and conducting environmental testing to determine how widespread the fungus may be.

Retail sales rise 6.6 percent for all of 2014 | Department of Revenues

  • May 27, 2015 at 2:40PM

Taxable retail sales increased 6.6 percent to $124.85 billion during calendar year 2014 compared to 2013, the Washington State Department of Revenue reported on May 26.

Shooting late Tuesday involving ex-husband, ex-wife | King County Sheriff's Office

  • May 27, 2015 at 1:32PM

The King County Sheriff's Office Public Information Officer Sgt. Stan Seo tweeted Tuesday night that a shooting had occurred in the SE 29800 block of Kent-Black Diamond Road.

Anglers can fish for free June 6-7 | Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • May 27, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 1:15PM

Each year, thousands of Washingtonians go fishing - legally - without a license. How? By taking advantage of 'Free Fishing Weekend,' scheduled for June 6-7.

Tahoma National Cemetery Memorial Day commemoration | Slideshow

  • May 25, 2015 at 6:00PM updated May 27, 2015 at 10:55AM

The Memorial Day program at Tahoma National Cemetery commemorated the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War.

Educational workshop for new nonprofits June 15 in Lacey | Secretary of State

  • May 27, 2015 at 12:00PM

The Secretary of State’s Corporations and Charities Division is offering an educational workshop for new nonprofits on Monday, June 15, in Lacey. The event is at the Lacey Conference Center (975 Carpenter Road NE) from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with lunch provided.

School board pleased with support for bond | Letter to the Editor

  • May 27, 2015 at 10:05AM

The Enumclaw School District board of directors would like to say “thank you” to our community for passing the recent bond measure to replace Black Diamond Elementary and restore Enumclaw High School.

Still calling for more taxes | Editorial cartoon

  • May 27, 2015 at 11:00AM

Despite new state revenue, Democrats in Washington's legislature still want to raise taxes.

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