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“Kummer Bridge closed” DOT predicts bridge will be closed six months

  • Nov 18, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 10:14AM

Officials with the Washington State Department of Transportation have determined the Kummer Bridge is too unstable for traffic and closed the busy crossing over the Green River Gorge.

Enumclaw ousted from state tourney, Sumner moves on

  • Nov 20, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Apr 30, 2009 at 10:14AM

Local teams experienced mixed success Thursday during the early rounds of the Class 3A state volleyball tournament in Kennewick.

Enumclaw’s Meeks earns drag racing Rookie of the Year honors

  • Oct 29, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Apr 29, 2009 at 3:55PM

For years, Enumclaw’s Dana Meeks pushed his adrenaline envelope by bombing down ski slopes at more than 120 mph. The former U.S. Ski Team member stopped flying downhill in 1990.

Pockets full of cash hard to come by today

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

A week or two ago, David Letterman would start each nightly monologue by asking his Late Show audience if they had any money. The crowd would always reply with a resounding “No!” Thereafter, he’d shrug and say he didn’t have any either. Then he’d wonder who does.

It’s time to think about taxing the casinos

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

Legislators have just staggered away from the state Capitol having made cuts (actually, reductions from increases) nobody expected six short months ago. And there will be more. One-time federal grants and an inexcusable raid on the building budget to cover operating expenses makes another round of cutting all but inevitable. Some legislators are also talking up taxes, and a handful (mostly Democrats) tried pushing through an increase in the sales tax or the introduction of the income tax on wealthy earners. They didn’t make it – this time. But they jacked up college tuition and raised $100 million in other taxes.

Local rugby star gets a shout out

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

There is an offensive play in rugby called a “try.”

City’s BaseCamp exhibit returns to the fair

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

The city of Enumclaw’s 16th annual juried art exhibit, BaseCamp, returns to the King County Fair.

Soup’s On

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

Leaders thank volunteers

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

National Volunteer Week is celebrated from April 19 through April 25. Our volunteer group, Guide Dogs for the Blind, would like to acknowledge all the other volunteers that make a difference, and say thank you, thank you, thank you for all you do. Your time, energy and talents serve to help others with projects that you hold dear to your hearts. You are awesome!

Senior project presentation provides guide dog information

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

Enumclaw High School seniors Nicole Roark and Jennifer Decker brought their computer presentation and their yellow Labrador retriever puppies to the Enumclaw School Board’s April 20 meeting.

Adventure will keep kids parked in one spot

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

“Ridge Runner Rescue” by Mike Graf, illustrations by Marjorie Leggitt, c.2009, Fulcrum Books, $9.95, 95 pages.

Container gardening can be as simple as the ABCs

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

Contain yourself! But not your enthusiasm for growing great plants. Gardening in pots is the easy way to enjoy growing success with flowers, herbs, vegetables, trees, shrubs and even berries.

Pray with hands out, mouths open

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

Have you ever eaten a rock? I hope not, at least not on purpose. I admit I may have eaten a few very small ones unintentionally in an occasional biking mishap, but I’ve never just had a craving to munch on some limestone.

Wartime sailing memories still strong

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

W hen 83-year-old Bonney Lake resident Bill Bingham sits down with his fellow Weyerhaeuser retiree’s at the Enumclaw McDonald’s every Thursday morning, there is never any lack of topics for conversation.

Bonney Lake area’s history rich in the minds of residents

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

T here are stories. And then there are Leota Musgrave’s stories.

Church leaders called to serve

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

On March 1, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints called and sustained a new president for the Maple Valley stake. A stake is the geographical boundary, like a diocese that governs 10 congregations – called wards – in Buckley, Enumclaw and Maple Valley.

Rotary AIDS project looks for volunteers

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

The Enumclaw Rotary Club, teaming up with World Vision, invites churches and community groups to join volunteers worldwide who assist AIDS victims by either helping generate funds for the purchase of, or providing volunteers for the assembly of, Caregiver Kits as part of an Enumclaw community project.

White River High named FBLA’s outstanding local chapters winner

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

Add 2009 Washington Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Outstanding Local Chapter to the list of accolades the White River High School club has received in six short years of existence.

White River High named FBLA’s outstanding local chapters winner

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

Add 2009 Washington Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Outstanding Local Chapter to the list of accolades the White River High School club has received in six short years of existence.

Union Day, April 1, 1912

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

Archives

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

Five Years Ago

School district hosts Pow-wow

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

A typical Tuesday afternoon for the Enumclaw School District Native American dance troupe involves twirling and quick-stepping to the beat of the drums in the Southwood Elementary School gymnasium.

School district hosts Pow-wow

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

A typical Tuesday afternoon for the Enumclaw School District Native American dance troupe involves twirling and quick-stepping to the beat of the drums in the Southwood Elementary School gymnasium.

Sports Brief

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

Wolverines host

Friends and fans celebrate Chinook Pass’ 30th birthday

  • Apr 27, 2009 at 10:00PM

When he was born at Dewayne Moore’s Rainer Stables near Enumclaw on the night of April 28, 1979, the little bay colt that would be named Chinook Pass had nothing to distinguish him but the tiniest star on his forehead – so tiny you could probably count the white hairs. Other than that, he was just a plain brown wrapper. No one could have imagined the greatness that lay ahead, that in less than five years his owner and trainer would be toasted at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City, their buttons bursting with pride as they accepted thoroughbred racing’s highest honor, the Eclipse Award, on his behalf. Later, Chinook Pass would be voted Washington’s Horse of the Century.

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