Story Archives

Archive Results — 451 thru 475 of about 17700 items

National treasure Bob Milne to perform in Enumclaw

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 12:37PM

You normally have to travel to see a national treasure; Arizona has the Grand Canyon, Detroit hosts Rosa Park’s bus and the Statue of Liberty stands tall in New York. This weekend, though, living national treasure Bob Milne will be visiting Enumclaw to perform ragtime and boogie-woogie music at the Chalet Theater. Milne was declared a national treasure by the Library of Congress in 2004 after three days of interviews and filming his piano skills.

Two in regionals, only White River girls advance | State Basketball

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 2:00PM updated at 5:24PM

To be the best, you have to play the best. That line of thinking meshes perfectly with the White River High girls basketball team, which appears Thursday in the quarterfinal round of the Class 2A state tournament. Game time is 3:45 p.m. in Yakima’s SunDome.

Pierce County Medical Examiner cause of death released in murder-suicide near Bonney Lake

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 5:11PM

East Pierce Fire and Rescue received a 911 call at 10:40 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27, reporting the deaths of a mother and daughter.

Farmers Market accepting applications from vendors, and more | Black Diamond news

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 4:00PM

The Black Diamond Farmers Market is accepting vendor applications for the 2015 season. Changes for the coming year include new hours, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Fridays from June 5 to Sept. 29. Also, there will be weekly events like the June 5 Rhubarb Fest, Aug. 21 BlackBerry Blues, June 26 Wild West Days and Christmas in July. Organizers also are touting more produce, more vendors, more food and more music.

Feds forgive Enumclaw debt

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 1:55PM

Enumclaw has dodged a financial bullet that could have blasted a hole in city coffers. Specifically, a potential debt of nearly $600,000 to the federal government has been forgiven and wiped clean from the city slate. Mayor Liz Reynolds made the announcement – “great news,” she called it – during a short, Feb. 23 session of the Enumclaw City Council.

Enumclaw High student makes a pitch for voting ‘yes’ on bond proposal

  • Mar 4, 2015 at 9:00AM

I am a junior, currently attending Enumclaw High School, and I can explain from my personal accounts why a new addition to our high school is needed. The problems within the building are more than a few leaks and heating issues. Last year I sat near the middle of the classroom and every time I looked up there was a huge bulge in the ceiling that seemed to grow. We had to reconfigure the entire room so nobody would walk under the dripping panels that eventually did collapse. This was a major distraction to my learning and opened my eyes to all the other issues within our school.

Too tough to tell what future holds | Our Corner

  • Mar 3, 2015 at 11:00AM

Once again The Courier-Herald is off the press and the sky still appears to be propped up and in place, although I haven’t checked in the last 15 minutes. One moment, please…. OK, the sky is still up and I am still down – I will keep writing. I have been thinking a great deal recently about the multiple roles a newspaper plays in a community (My single-cell of gray goo needed a few extra injections of out-of-date buttermilk to keep up with this thinking stuff).

State honor for Moulden | Enumclaw High School

  • Mar 3, 2015 at 10:00AM

Each week throughout the school year, the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association recognizes 12 varsity athletes, a male and a female from each of the six classifications, who exhibited an outstanding performance during the previous week.

All-league hoop honors for EHS and White River

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 2:00PM

South Puget Sound League coaches, in both the 3A and 2A divisions, gathered recently to make their all-league selections. Voting was done at the conclusion of the regular season and the following Plateau players were honored.

EHS choir shines on Disney stage

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 1:00PM

Members of Enumclaw High School concert choir became stars of their own Disney show on Feb. 16, when they entertained resort guests at Waterside Stage at Downtown Disney. The group traveled more than 3,000 miles to the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida to take part in the Disney Performing Arts Program.

Possession of firearms without a permit in Buckley | Police blotter

  • Mar 3, 2015 at 9:00AM

Police stopped a vehicle for speeding at 11:30 p.m. Feb. 18 on state Route 410. Officers discovered multiple weapons in the vehicle and found the driver, a 21-year-old Puyallup man, to be in possession of a loaded firearm and lacking a permit.

Burglary thwarted in Enumclaw | Police blotter

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 12:42PM

Police heard from an Alpine Place resident who interrupted a burglary attempt at 1:49 a.m. Feb. 20. Two trailers were involved; each was checked and police found no damage and nothing missing. The area was searched by no suspects could be located.

High hopes for baseball season | Editorial Cartoon

  • Mar 3, 2015 at 9:00AM

This weeks editorial cartoon marks the beginning of baseball season and high hopes for the Seattle Mariners.

At least they take someone’s advice | Living with Gleigh

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Mar 2, 2015 at 10:13AM

I have to disagree how using GPS on phones has made map reading skills extinct.

Mother and teenage daughter found dead near Bonney Lake | Apparent murder-suicide

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 9:07PM

Pierce County Sheriff's deputies are investigating an apparent murder-suicide on Rhododendron Drive south of Bonney Lake.

Puget Sound Energy assistance available | Black Diamond Community Center and Salvation Army

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 8:51PM

The Black Diamond Community Center and the Salvation Army is now offering appointments for energy assistance

Simple steps to seed starting success | Melinda Myers

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 8:43PM

Get a jump on the growing season by starting your favorite or hard to find plants indoors from seeds.

White River girls in final eight at state basketball tournament

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 8:11PM

The White River girls basketball team moved to the final eight at the 2A state tournament after beating Blaine 60-51 in the regional tournament.

Interstate 5 rehab work between Northgate and Shoreline | WSDOT

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 7:50PM

Contractor crews are grinding the roadway to remove bumps and ruts between NE 117th and SR 104 at the King/Snohomish County line.

Bank fraud ring indicted | U.S. District Court

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 7:41PM

A large bank fraud ring responsible for nearly a million dollars in fraud was indicted this week in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington, announced Acting United States Attorney Annette L. Hayes.

Longacres Mile winner Stryker Phd named 2014 Washington Horse of the Year | Washington Thoroughbred Breeders & Owners

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 4:03PM

After a sensational racing season at Emerald Downs where he was unbeaten in a trio of stakes, including the 79th running of the Longacres Mile (G3), as well as two stakes placings on the always tough California circuit, Mona and Jim Hour’s Stryker Phd was a popular choice for both older handicap and horse of the year honors.

Farm Forum draws 200 people to boost agriculture business

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 1:38PM

Farmers, wholesalers, institutional buyers and technical experts gathered in Puyallup on Friday, Feb. 27, to share strategies and experiences for boosting markets for the local agricultural industry.

Sumner girls end season losing to West Seattle | Regional Basketball Playoffs

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 12:34PM

The Sumner girls basketball team ended its season as one of the Sweet 16 at the state regional tournament.

March senior programs at Black Diamond Community Center

  • Feb 28, 2015 at 12:21PM

March 13 - Friday - Sons of Italy Lodge 1809 monthly dinner meeting at 6:30pm, $5 for members.

Metro Fare revisions begin Sunday, March 1

  • Feb 28, 2015 at 12:17PM

Beginning Sunday, March 1, a Metro fare revision will take effect for individual riders and employer-provided Choice accounts.

Read the Apr 29
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates