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Carbonado school district puts levy before voters

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 24, 2009 at 10:22AM

“Time flies” goes the old adage, and the time has rolled around again for the Carboando Historical School District to place its capital projects levy that supports technology before voters.

Book Club hosts selection’s author

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 24, 2009 at 10:22AM

The Enumclaw Hometown Book Club will host Larry Colton, author of “Counting Coup: A True Story of Basketball and Honor on the Little Big Horn,” at 7 p.m. March 23, at the Enumclaw High School library.

Art program has impact on students and their teachers

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 24, 2009 at 10:22AM

Kibler Elementary School teacher Julie McGrath sat in front of her first-grade students and explained how they were going to take the stamp they created in an earlier class – a fish cut out of sticky-back foam and glued on to a wooden block – dab it lightly with ink and stamp a pattern across a piece of material.

Buckley firefighters mix stair climb training with fundraising

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 24, 2009 at 10:22AM

For a 24-hour period running from noon Friday until noon Saturday, members of the Buckley Fire Department will be walking, tag-team style, on a Summit Training Machine at the Anytime Fitness location in town.

Warrant of the Week

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 24, 2009 at 10:22AM

The Enumclaw Police Department, in cooperation with the Courier Herald, sponsors a “Warrant of the Week” program. This program is designed to capture people that currently have warrants out for their arrest by utilizing tips that citizens provide to the Enumclaw Police. The arrest warrants for these people have been issued by the Enumclaw Municipal Court. Once a week, a photo of the wanted person, along with a brief description of the crime, is published. Citizens who may have information to the whereabouts of the wanted person are encouraged to call the Enumclaw Police Department at 360-825-3505. Callers may remain anonymous.

Police Blotter

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 24, 2009 at 10:22AM

• Sometime Sunday evening, a motor home was pilfered from a Wynalda Drive residence. The large vehicle was found on the side of the road later in the day and it was a burned out hulk, with all the tires flattened. The smoldering damage was called a total loss and it was towed away.

Plenty of fun at Breakfast For the Birds

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 24, 2009 at 10:22AM

Eagles accidentally poisoned near city

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 24, 2009 at 10:21AM

At least six bald eagles were found in the Enumclaw area during the past couple of weeks, poisoned and needing medical attention.

Parks staff in area to discuss Nolte future

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 24, 2009 at 10:21AM

The public is invited to a meeting tonight, Wednesday, to discuss the potential mothballing of Nolte State Park near Enumclaw as a result of proposed budget reductions within the state parks system.

Buckley mayor headed to D.C., making pitch for trail funding

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 24, 2009 at 10:21AM

Buckley Mayor Pat Johnson is among a dedicated group of individuals who have tried, for years, to see a network of local trails connected.

City, UTC to continue negotiating

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 24, 2009 at 10:21AM

The back-and-forth negotiating between Enumclaw and the state’s Utilities and Transporta-tion Commission will continue next week, as the city looks to avoid possible fines threatened by the state agency.

County approves Enumclaw running 2009 fair

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 6:00PM updated Feb 24, 2009 at 10:21AM

Youth can often be mysteriously influenced by art

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 24, 2009 at 9:18AM

Some of us growing up in the early 1950s in Enumclaw didn’t have what I would consider “cultured” introductions to the arts.

Know where your meal comes from

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:56PM

A quick stroll past the meat counter of a popular megastore Sunday afternoon prompted thoughts of Piggy Sue and others.

It’s tricky business trying to go high-def

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:55PM

Say hey! I have a new high definition TV!

Bridge tolls not what voters wanted

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:55PM

When the ribbon was snipped on a new floating bridge connecting Montlake to the eastside in 1963, a toll was collected to pay for its construction. It ranged over time from 25 to 35 cents and was lifted in 1979 when the bridge was paid off ahead of schedule. The I-90 bridge was never tolled, not when first opened in 1940, not when its companion bridge opened in 1963 and not when the new I-90 opened in the early 1990s.

District-wide art show kicks off March 19

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:55PM

This year’s districtwide art show, planned for March 19 at Enumclaw High School, is expected to be bigger than the last.

Gospel choir brings its sound to Wabash

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:55PM

Seattle Pacific University alumna Valerie McKay is hosting the Seattle Pacific University gospel choir at 5 p.m. March 8 at Wabash Presbyterian Church.

Gateway Band a real treasure

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:55PM

The Gateway Concert Band will be performing at 2 p.m. March 22 at the White River High School auditorium and 7 p.m. March 23 at the Enumclaw High School auditorium.

Late February should be a busy time in the garden

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:54PM

The fourth week of February is your cue to continue planting bare root roses, fruit trees and berry bushes. Asparagus and strawberry roots can go into the ground now. Put out bait for slugs, as they are waking up and looking for food to eat. Check your overwintered bulbs of glads, begonias, dahlias and cannas and remove any that look rotten before they spread their problems on to the others.

Mystery fans will get a smile out of “Bones of Betrayal”

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:54PM

“Bones of Betrayal” by Jefferson Bass, c.2009, William Morrow, $24.99, 357 pages.

Hope you find the time to play

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:54PM

What I learned in San Diego

Obituaries

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:54PM

Enumclaw resident Craig Nicholson, 46, died Feb. 14, 2009.

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  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:53PM

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