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District provide advice for those worried about flu

  • May 12, 2009 at 1:00AM

Superintendents in the Enumclaw and White River school districts recently released information for parents regarding the H1N1, Swine flu virus.

Public Meetings

  • May 12, 2009 at 1:00AM

• Enumclaw School Board usually meets at 7 p.m. the third Monday of every month at the district office, 2929 McDougall Ave. For more information call 360-802-7100. A study session is the first Monday of each month.

Police Blotter

  • May 12, 2009 at 1:00AM

• A citizen arrived at the police station the afternoon of May 6, expressing concern that a family member continues to drive after being advised by a physician not to operate a vehicle for six months. Police noted that they cannot enforce the doctor’s order unless the person’s driving status is changed by the Department of Licensing.

Opening dates announced for most of Mount Rainier’s favorite places

  • May 12, 2009 at 1:00AM

Mount Rainier National Park Acting Superintendent Randy King announced Monday that state Route 123 and state Route 410 over Cayuse Pass (north-south) was to open to the public at noon Tuesday. This road has been closed since Dec. 18.

Gyrocopter crashes into Buckley field

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 1:00AM

Two people were transported to a local hospital after the gyrocopter they were riding crashed Saturday near a private airfield in rural Buckley.

Nolte stays open

  • May 12, 2009 at 12:59AM

Nolte State Park near Enumclaw was once headed for “mothball” status, the apparent victim of a dwindling state budget and forced reductions in its park system.

Patson appointed to Buckley City Council

  • May 12, 2009 at 12:59AM

The Buckley City Council welcomed a new councilmember May 5, as Melissa Patson was appointed from a trio of potential candidates that included Marvin Sundstrom and Bryan R. Howard.

Nylund earns Excellence in Education Award

  • May 12, 2009 at 12:59AM

The timing was perfect Friday – the final day of Teacher Appreciation Week – for John and Ginny Meisenbach to come out to White River High School and award their annual Mary Meisenbach Excellence in Education Award.

Orthodontists hosting open house following remodel

  • May 9, 2009 at 7:00AM

Molen Orthodontics invites the public to check out its remodeled Enumclaw office.

School hosts its final Discovery Day

  • May 8, 2009 at 7:00AM

The final Discovery Day for Wickersham School of Discovery made a lasting impression on students and staff, who are preparing to meld their school with neighboring Wilkeson Elementary School. The union is part of the White River School District's effort to trim $4.5 million from its 2009-10 budget.

School hosts its final Discovery Day

  • May 8, 2009 at 7:00AM

The final Discovery Day for Wickersham School of Discovery made a lasting impression on students and staff, who are preparing to meld their school with neighboring Wilkeson Elementary School. The union is part of the White River School District's effort to trim $4.5 million from its 2009-10 budget.

Helac announces another round of cutbacks

  • May 6, 2009 at 1:39PM

Enumclaw's Helac Corporation, a local success story since 1974, has reduced its workforce for the second time in 2009. A staff reduction announced May 5 included 24 employees representing 14 percent of Helac’s total work force of 165 employees.

Trees and shrubs are under attack; right treatment can solve the problem

  • May 6, 2009 at 1:19PM

Spring is finally arriving. As the new leaves begin to expand, various critters will be licking their chops waiting for the feast to begin. Here are symptoms of some of the more common and highly visible insect and disease pests that will soon be eyeing your landscapes.

Saying goodbye is never easy to do

  • May 5, 2009 at 2:00PM

Last week I attended what I am sure will be the start of too many funerals this year. As I have mentioned in the past, my mother and father both turn 75 this year, which means my mom’s and dad’s aunts, uncles, cousins, bothers, sisters are at that age when a simple cold can turn into a life-and-death situation.

They just don’t make ‘em like they used to

  • May 5, 2009 at 2:00PM

Something strange has happened to American movies in the last 15 or 20 years. Most of the highly-honored, critically acclaimed, Academy Award-winning films have proven to be box office duds.

Good models for healthcare exist

  • May 5, 2009 at 2:00PM

Bob Herbold became famous at Microsoft for noticing things others overlooked. He chronicled some of those observations two years ago in one of the better business books of the decade, “Seduced by Success” (McGraw-Hill) which regrettably was not required reading at General Motors and WaMu. Now Herbold is aiming his economic coherence at an issue starving for it: healthcare.

Letters to the Editor Mount Peak must be treated with respect

  • May 5, 2009 at 2:00PM

In the 20-plus years I have climbed Mount Peak, people have been working to save it for public use. The last attempt produced a King County purchase, which made it a park and therefore safe from development. Hats off to all who had a part in this; now it is time to save Mount Peak from ourselves.

Town fire

  • May 4, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 5, 2009 at 2:00PM

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  • May 5, 2009 at 1:59PM

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Local Lions will rally for White Cane Days

  • May 5, 2009 at 1:59PM

Enumclaw Lions Club members will be outside the Safeway and QFC grocery stores Friday and Saturday, collecting donations for the Northwest Lions Foundation for Sight and Hearing.

School board gets math recommendations

  • May 5, 2009 at 1:59PM

“There are positive times ahead of us in mathematics,” Terry Parker, Enumclaw School District director of curriculum, instruction and assessment, told the Enumclaw School Board at its regular meeting April 20.

Saying goodbye is never easy to do

  • May 5, 2009 at 1:15PM

Last week I attended what I am sure will be the start of too many funerals this year. As I have mentioned in the past, my mother and father both turn 75 this year, which means my mom’s and dad’s aunts, uncles, cousins, bothers, sisters are at that age when a simple cold can turn into a life-and-death situation.

They just don’t make ‘em like they used to

  • May 5, 2009 at 1:15PM

Something strange has happened to American movies in the last 15 or 20 years. Most of the highly-honored, critically acclaimed, Academy Award-winning films have proven to be box office duds.

Good models for healthcare exist

  • May 5, 2009 at 1:14PM

Bob Herbold became famous at Microsoft for noticing things others overlooked. He chronicled some of those observations two years ago in one of the better business books of the decade, “Seduced by Success” (McGraw-Hill) which regrettably was not required reading at General Motors and WaMu. Now Herbold is aiming his economic coherence at an issue starving for it: healthcare.

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