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King County Fire District 28 finds solutions in 2015 budget

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 3:00PM updated at 7:41PM

Time and necessity heals many troubles and King County Fire District 28 provides a good example of individuals coming together despite personal differences. The opening months of 2014 for the district Board of Commissioners at times looked like a wrestling match gone goofy with open hostility among board members as well as the public.

Fighting to honor nation’s buffalo soldiers

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 4:00PM updated at 7:33PM

James Nelson in now two years into what he calls a “magnificent mission.” The military veteran is using his personal income in hopes of providing the ultimate honor to a pair of buffalo soldier Congressional Medal of Honor recipients. In tandem with that goal, Nelson hopes to honor all U.S. military chaplains, as well as all veterans, men and woman, past and present.

St. Elizabeth Hospital nursing care inspires donation to charities

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 3:00PM updated at 7:31PM

Mike Gill had the misfortune to spend four days in the hospital, landing in the emergency room on Christmas Day. But instead of bemoaning the illness that disrupted family plans, the Enumclaw resident has found a silver lining.

Development gets Enumclaw City Council blessing

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 3:00PM updated at 7:27PM

A proposed housing development with a long history was authorized during the most recent meeting of the Enumclaw City Council. By unanimous consent, the council gave its blessing to a proposal carrying the official name of Suntop Farms Division No. 2, Phase B. The proposal calls for lots for 48 single-family homes and two open space/recreation tracts. The final approval means building can begin.

Back in the spotlight; Roach wins American Open title

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 2:33PM

It's been six years since Bonney Lake resident Melanie Roach competed in weightlifting at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, placing sixth. Last month, though, Roach came back into the spotlight by winning the American Open, a biannual national weightlifting competition. The competition was held last December in Washington D.C., where Roach placed first in the 53 kilogram (116.8 pounds) division.

“Book TV” made me a constitution expert | Our Corner

  • Jan 20, 2015 at 10:00AM

About a week ago, I was minding my own madness when suddenly I found myself being harangued because I could not name a TV show I like or follow. I won’t reveal the names of those who were badgering me in the office; we will just refer to them as Brandy Pickering and Kathy McCauley (the creative goddesses).

Suspect runs into store and hides | Enumclaw Police

  • Jan 18, 2015 at 8:21PM

Officers responded at 3:10 a.m. Jan. 7 to a report of suspicious activity at a city grocery store.

Elgin Baylor to receive legend award | Seattle University

  • Jan 18, 2015 at 8:45PM

Elgin Baylor, the Seattle University Athletics Hall of Famer who led the 1957-58 men’s basketball team to the NCAA title game before embarking on a highly-recognized NBA career with the Los Angeles Lakers, will receive the Royal Brougham Legend Award.

White River girls dominate Orting | Prep Basketball

  • Jan 18, 2015 at 8:39PM

The Hornet girls hosted Orting and won 70-22.

White River boys beat Clover Park | Prep Basketball

  • Jan 18, 2015 at 8:35PM

The White River High boys basketball team traveled to Clover Park High and won 82-76.

Hornet boys beat Lakes on the road | Enumclaw High basketball

  • Jan 18, 2015 at 8:28PM

The Enumclaw boys basketball team traveled to Lakes High and won 61-50.

Enumclaw girls drop home game to Lakes | Prep Basketball

  • Jan 18, 2015 at 8:25PM

The Hornets hosted Lakes Friday, Jan 16, and lost 54-43.

Midnight cooking | Living with Gleigh

  • Jan 18, 2015 at 7:03PM

I wish I could give advice to parents who struggle with their children’s attitudes, but I really don’t know how I’ve come out with such trouble-free daughters.

No money for gas | Enumclaw Police News

  • Jan 17, 2015 at 10:27PM

An employee of a Griffin Avenue business called police at 7:34 a.m. Jan. 3, complaining of a customer who said he did not have money to pay for gasoline.

Nominate projects for the VISION 2040 awards | Puget Sound Regional Council

  • Jan 17, 2015 at 10:47PM

The Puget Sound Regional Council is now accepting nominations for its annual VISION 2040 Awards program until March 27, 2015.

Puget Sound restoration gets a boost from USDA

  • Jan 17, 2015 at 10:44PM

Farms, shellfish, salmon and water quality in the Puget Sound Region will get a $9 million boost from a new federal conservation program included in the 2014 Farm Bill.

Sea Mar Health Centers to pay $3.35 million from Attorney General’s Office investigation

  • Jan 17, 2015 at 10:40PM

Attorney General Bob Ferguson today announced that his office is recovering $3.35 million from Sea Mar Community Health Centers, stemming from allegations Sea Mar improperly billed Medicaid for thousands of dental appointments.

IRS free file launches

  • Jan 17, 2015 at 10:38PM

The Internal Revenue Service and the Free File Alliance today announced the launch of Free File, which makes brand-name tax software products and electronic filing available to most taxpayers in Washington for free.

Disadvantaged and small businesses invited to learn about future contracting opportunities | WSDOT

  • Jan 17, 2015 at 10:32PM

Mark your calendars: minority-, woman- and small-business owners interested in participating on transportation contracts are invited to attend multiple opportunity forums being held across the state in late January and early February.

Plateau birth announcements | St. Elizabeth Hospital

  • Jan 17, 2015 at 10:29PM

A boy, Brantley Curtis Dewolf-Krick, born Jan. 9, 2015, to Amber Dewolf and Brandon Frick of Enumclaw.

Washington school boards want changes to No Child Left Behind

  • Jan 16, 2015 at 4:09PM

At least one hundred fifty-four local school boards across Washington state have now passed resolutions calling for changes and the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act, also known as No Child Left Behind, the Washington State School Directors’ Association said today.

Metro Transit buses on reduced schedules Jan. 19, Martin Luther King Jr. holiday

  • Jan 16, 2015 at 4:07PM

In observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, Metro will operate itsReduced Weekday and “When no UW” schedules on Monday, Jan. 19.

Enumclaw and White River sports schedules Jan. 16-17

  • Jan 16, 2015 at 4:05PM

• White River boys basketball at Orting, 7 p.m. • White River girls basketball hosts Orting, 7 p.m.

Enumclaw Hornets earn big road win at Sumner | Slideshow

  • Jan 16, 2015 at 4:03PM

The ball rolled right for the Hornet girls Friday and the team came home from Sumner with a 50-45 win, handing the Spartans their first loss of the season.

Flood watch issued for much of western Washington this weekend

  • Jan 16, 2015 at 3:17PM

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a flood watch for portions of western Washington, including the following counties: Grays Harbor, King, Lewis, Mason, Pierce and Thurston

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