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SLIDESHOW: A fun Flashback

  • Aug 10, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Aug 12, 2009 at 11:48AM

Buckley’s annual Flashback car show boasted a big turnout of flashy automobiles Saturday, keeping a good crowd milling about the Log Show grounds.

SLIDESHOW: Enumclaw hospital reaches construction milestone

  • Aug 12, 2009 at 9:18AM

Enumclaw’s new hospital, which will be the “greenest” hospital in the state when it opens in the spring of 2011, reaches a major construction milestone on Tuesday, Aug. 11. Plateau community members gathered Aug. 11 for a topping out ceremony to celebrate placement of the final steel beam as the state-of-the-art, $65 million Enumclaw Regional Hospital.

Kahne gunning for Sunday victory in Michigan

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 4:48PM

Like any of the 43 NASCAR Sprint Cup driver's in Sunday's CARFAX field, Kasey Kahne would like to win. But putting the No. 9 Budweiser Dodge in Victory Lane in Michigan would be special.

Reichert in Buckley to celebrate new office

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 4:45PM

Congressman Dave Reichert will host an open house between 9 and 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 12, in Buckley to celebrate the launch of his new satellite office at the Buckley Multi-Purpose Center, 933 Main St. The public is invited.

Primary bumps races up to August

  • Aug 10, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Aug 11, 2009 at 2:29PM

Baseball season traditionally opens in early April. The National Football League season starts in mid-September. And Washington’s political season traditionally begins on Labor Day weekend, about two weeks in front of the September primary. That tradition has changed in three ways.

SLIDESHOW: Trellis Thriller

  • Aug 10, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Aug 11, 2009 at 9:42AM

The Enumclaw Garden Club gifted a trellis created by Plateau artist Alberto Croppi at a ceremony Aug. 7 at the Foothills Trail.

Talent continues to pour into festival

  • Aug 10, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Aug 11, 2009 at 9:14AM

The Enumclaw Expo Center’s fieldhouse and stadium will feature the great acoustic sounds of regional bluegrass bands Aug. 21, 22 and 23.

Letters to the Editor Healthcare will enslave next generation

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:06AM

“Never allow a crisis to go to waste,” spoken by Rahm Emanuel, White House chief of staff. President Obama referred to United States healthcare as a crisis of epic proportions. A Zogby Poll found that 84 percent of the Americans, including 46 percent without health care insurance, are “very satisfied” or “satisfied” with healthcare they receive. Could the “crisis” be manufactured by the administration, Congress and the fawning media toadies?

Remember “drive hammered, get nailed”

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:05AM

Summer is the season of fun in the sun and getting together with family for barbeques, boating or a day at the beach. Many of these get-togethers include alcohol and, all too often, impaired driving. A day of fun quickly turns into a game of chance, with loved ones gambling with their life or the lives of others on the drive home.

Technology gets news out faster

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:05AM

Have you checked out our Web sites lately? At all of our Web sites nowinclude stories, photos, slideshows and even video everyday. We are not just a weekly newspaper any longer. We can respond immediately to events, games, traffic issues, bridge closures, school closures and additional information that can help you throughout your day.

Weathering the recent heat wave no sweat

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:04AM

A couple of weeks ago, we passed through five or six days with temperatures in excess of 90 degrees, a heat wave that shattered records all across the Puget Sound region and produced a fire-sale run on air-conditioners. It peaked at 103 degrees in downtown Seattle, which was not only a record for that particular day, but the highest temp ever recorded in the Emerald City.

Plateau goat herd broadens menu beyond its meat

  • Aug 10, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Aug 11, 2009 at 1:04AM

After a year and a half, Paul and Patty Fantello’s goats are making a name for themselves and the Enumclaw couple.

Hot temperatures remind us to take care of plants

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:03AM

“How many must die?”

Reaping the fruits of labor for later

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:03AM

Gardening is always a “grand experiment” and this past season was no different.

Act now to keep the garden growing strong into fall

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:02AM

The second week of August is the time to make a stand for your fall garden. Yes, this is the week to decide if you are going to have a garden that just fades away or one that builds up strength for the fall season ahead. Both vegetables and flowers need attention this week if you want to keep things beautiful and bountiful for the autumn growing season.

Joining the green wave, one business owner at a time

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:02AM

“The Green Business Guide” by Glenn Bachman, c. 2009, Career Press, $15.99, 287 pages.

Roarin’ ‘20s on Stage

  • Aug 10, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Aug 11, 2009 at 1:02AM

Thank You

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:01AM

We the seniors of Rainier View in Black Diamond would like to thank the mayor of Black Diamond, Howard Botts, and Black Diamond Community Center Executive Director Judith Black, for their concern for our safety during the recent heat wave. They phoned each one of us, asking if we were in need of cool shelter, water, food or any aid necessary.


  • Aug 10, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Aug 11, 2009 at 1:01AM

Fundraiser aids club member

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:00AM

The Friends of Eileen Griffiths will host a spaghetti dinner/raffle/auction fundraiser Aug. 22 at the Enumclaw Moose Lodge.

In The Military

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:00AM

Aubrey Moore, a 2005 graduate of Enumclaw High School and a 2008 graduate of the University of Washington, was accepted into the Naval Aviator’s Program. She graduated from Officer Candidate School in November in Rhode Island as an ensign and is now in flight training in Pensacola, Fla.

Church pews are not comfortable for a reason; get out and spread the word

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 12:59AM

Is the church a fortress or a mission outpost? In the American West of the 1800s, forts were built to be places of refuge for fur traders, settlers and explorers alike. They provided a place of shelter and protection. They offered opportunities for trade and socializing. They later became the hubs around which entire towns (and later cities) arose.


  • Aug 11, 2009 at 12:59AM

Susan Kubanda, 56, died Aug. 7, 2009, from breast cancer that spread to her brain.

Card of Thanks

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 12:59AM

We would like to thank the entire Enumclaw community for all the flowers, cards, calls, food and gifts to the various charities in honor of Dorothy’s death.

Family models for foster care

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 12:58AM

The Cormier family of Enumclaw will be strutting down the runway in Seattle tonight, Wednesday, showing off the latest in fashion and raising money and awareness for foster families.

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