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Library program celebrates area artist’s work

  • Jul 14, 2009 at 12:24AM

As part of the celebration of local artist Bob Charlo, the Enumclaw Public Library will host a program that will feature a slide show by the award winning photographer. Most recently his photograph entitled “Nespelem” was chosen as the signature image used in the PBS documentary series “We Shall Remain.” At 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, the public is invited to view a slide show of some of Charlo’s photographs and meet the artist.

Woman battles for survival of national park road

  • Jul 13, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Jul 14, 2009 at 12:24AM

Diane Winters has been working for nearly three years to persuade Mount Rainier National Park officials to repair and reopen the Carbon River Road leading to the Ipsut Creek Campground and Carbon Glacier.

Mining Memories

  • Jul 14, 2009 at 12:23AM

Former Mayor Blackburn dies

  • Jul 14, 2009 at 12:23AM

Keith Blackburn, independent businessman and former Enumclaw mayor, died July 10, 2009.

Wilkeson celebration ready to roll

  • Jul 14, 2009 at 12:23AM

Nearly two years of planning will culminate in Wilkeson this weekend, as the small foothills community celebrates its centennial.

Traditional fair returns to Enumclaw

  • Jul 14, 2009 at 12:22AM

Enumclaw’s King County Fair kicks off its three-day run Thursday, bringing a new sense of energy to a 146-year-old tradition.

NASCAR: Kahne slides to finish

  • Jul 6, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Jul 7, 2009 at 11:11AM

In a bizarre twist of events in the final lap of NASCAR’s Sprint Cup Coke Zero 400 from Daytona International Speedway Saturday night, Enumclaw’s Kasey Kahne finished 15th pushing Kyle Busch across the finish line on the hood of his No. 9 Dodge Budweiser.

Enumclaw Golf: Hall of Famer plays Ladies’ Golf Club

  • Jul 6, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Jul 7, 2009 at 11:08AM

The Enumclaw Ladies Golf Club hosted its annual Ladies Guest Day June 30. Members and guests enjoyed a modified shotgun format with a potluck after play. Twenty-four members and 18 guests turned out for a sunny day of golf.

SLIDESHOW: Nifty and 50: Plateau area league keeps hearts young and friends close

  • Jul 6, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Jul 7, 2009 at 9:09AM

Hitting long balls, tossing strikes, fielding flies, staying in shape and having fun – it’s all part of the Wednesday night summer ritual for more than 80 men who suit up and play in the White River Community Activities Program 50-and-over slow pitch, softball league.

Buckley resident relives years with Secret Service

  • Jul 6, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Jul 7, 2009 at 8:57AM

“I never owned a pair of sunglasses in my life,” joked retired United States Secret Service agent and Buckley resident Michael Endicott as he relaxed on his backyard deck, stroking a calico cat and discussing the stereotypes associated with the cloak and dagger world of the U.S. Secret Service.


  • Jul 7, 2009 at 8:40AM

Enumclaw's annual Stars and Stripes Celebration for the Fourth of July brought hundreds downtown to enjoy the parade, entertainment and family-friendly games.

Timberline is a drive, but great for romance

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:41AM

A couple weeks ago, I highly recommended the subdued stillness of Mount Rainier’s Paradise Inn for lovers in need of a weekend away from it all. Though the inn is less than two hours from Enumclaw, it’s an entire world removed from the hectic routine of our typical workday lives. (Boring routines can be pure poison to romance.)

Keeping one’s cool in the heat

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:41AM

Being away from the humid heat of the Southern summer has led me to appreciate the weather of the Pacific Northwest.

Health care needs checkup

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:41AM

The health care debate is heating up in Washington, D.C., and as a member of the Senate Finance Committee, I’m working to help Washingtonians get the coverage they deserve, and ensure this care is of the highest quality at the lowest cost. As a nation we spend too much on health care and get too little in return, leaving businesses and families with outrageous bills and eroding benefits, and our country with exploding deficits.  We need to focus on fixing what’s broken and building on what works.

Letters to the Editor

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:41AM

There are any number of criminal acts, from petty to horrific, that I know I will never understand but senseless acts of vandalism of public property leave me both baffled and furious. I was faced with one such act today.

Following a few simple tips will produce great roses

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:41AM

Marianne Binetti will be making the following appearances:

‘Beauty’ of a book is a modern-day tale

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:40AM

“B as in Beauty” by Alberto Ferreras, c. 2009, Grand Central Publishing, $13.99, 335 pages, includes book group guides in English and Spanish.

My prayer on the Fourth: that honest dialogue does not have to be cold, cruel

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:40AM

As I write this article I am anticipating our 233rd anniversary of Independence Day and because I have a daughter, a son-in-law and two grandchildren living in Honduras, the turmoil there has made me think about the things that we have been blessed by as well as the things that concern me.

Thank You

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:40AM

Thanks to all of our generous donors, sponsors and volunteers, Relay For Life of Enumclaw raised more than $112,000 for the American Cancer Society – a record amount for our relay.

Thank You

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:40AM

A big thank you to Del’s of Buckley for donating hay for our Wolverine Junior Football and Cheer float for the Fourth of July parade. Thank you also to all the Wolverines who came out to the parade.

Buckley rain garden will set example

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:40AM

Installation of a free rain garden for the city of Buckley also will serve as a hands-on workshop for volunteers interested in learning how to develop a rain garden of their own.

White River corridor is biologically significant for native plants, wildlife

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:39AM

The White River area in Buckley and Enumclaw is currently a biologically significant corridor supporting native plants and wildlife. The area is home to river otter, bobcat, green-backed herons, lazuli bunting, long toed salamanders, hoary bats, elk and native salmon.

Smart thinking about the smart grid

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:39AM

The smart grid is big stuff these days, but you might be surprised to know that much of the “someday” about the smart grid is actually “today” where we live.

Working with neighbors in tree dispute first step

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:39AM

The questions below represent common situations faced by homeowners during the summer months.

Cool Summer Spot

  • Jul 7, 2009 at 12:39AM

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