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White River taking steps to help students get into college

  • Apr 7, 2009 at 12:08PM

“It’s a radical shift we’re seeing at the high school,” White River High School teacher Leeann Alfano told the White River School Board at its March 25 workshop. Students, she said, are asking what classes they need to take to help them get into college.

White River teens after Buckley Junior Miss title

  • Apr 7, 2009 at 12:07PM

Six White River High School students will vie for Buckley’s America Junior Miss honors at 6 p.m. April 18 in the White River High School theatre.

City resident gets 21 months after drug conviction

  • Apr 7, 2009 at 12:07PM

An Enumclaw resident was convicted on narcotics distribution charges March 23, concluding a joint investigation that involved Enumclaw Police Department detectives and agents with the Drug Enforcement Agency.

“Cold case” investigation team new to King County

  • Apr 7, 2009 at 12:07PM

“Cold case” murder investigations aren’t just for television.

Enumclaw Police Blotter

  • Apr 6, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Apr 7, 2009 at 12:07PM

• A citizen arrived at the police station lobby the morning of March 31, displaying fraudulent money orders that had been received in the mail. It was determined to be a scam and the items were taken to the post office.

Food Drive

  • Apr 7, 2009 at 12:06PM

Becky Cates, Beverly Jensen, Mary Snyder and Cristal Schumacher were part of Curves of Enumclaw’s special workout Thursday, pushing 11 grocery carts, loaded with more than 2,157 pounds of food, from the women’s

Buckley residents can now purchase city flag

  • Apr 7, 2009 at 12:03PM

Due to the apparent popularity of Buckley’s municipal flag, which features the community’s heritage logo emblazoned on a background of hunter green, the City Council passed an ordinance which makes the flag accessible to all, to be flown outside homes or places of business.

Egg hunts to keep kids scrambling

  • Apr 7, 2009 at 12:02PM

Several egg hunts are scheduled Saturday to keep Plateau kids entertained.

Simple idea aims to bring residents together

  • Apr 7, 2009 at 12:02PM

It started with a group of people talking about the idea of how to bring people together. It’s developed into Simply Soup, a free, monthly community dinner and social which the small band of organizers are planning to launch into a monthly event.

Pet license program is operating

  • Apr 7, 2009 at 12:02PM

King County has kicked off its program of assessing penalties to those who fail to license their cats and dogs.

Enumclaw Courier Herald Letters to the Editor | March 30

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Mar 31, 2009 at 9:24AM

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Enumclaw girls track takes third at Kent-Meridian Invitational

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Mar 31, 2009 at 8:59AM

The Enumclaw High track and field crew made a strong showing Saturday at the big Kent-Meridian Invitational, with the EHS girls grabbing third-place honors and the boys taking fourth.

Autism diagnoses continues to grow

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Mar 31, 2009 at 8:56AM

The prevalence of autism, a neurobehavioral disorder of children characterized by delayed and atypical communication skills, atypical socialization skills and repetitive behavior patterns, has increased markedly in the past 20 years, to the point that it is estimated that as much as 1 in 150 children have a form of autism.

Climb elevates Buckley man’s recovery from rare leukemia

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Mar 31, 2009 at 8:18AM

Nothing prepared Ryan Kiggins for the rush of feelings he experienced at the top of Seattle’s Columbia Tower March 22 when he saw his wife Jennifer, 6-year-old daughter Madison and friends and family waiting for him.

Is this the end for Wally and column?

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM

Last night’s carousing among local bars left me severely hung over this morning. I awoke feeling unrested, lethargic and so muddle-headed I couldn’t concentrate on any particular thought for more than 10 seconds.

Papers exist to record our lives

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM

Former journalist Richard Kluger said, “Every time a newspaper dies, even a bad one, the country moves a little closer to authoritarianism; when a great one goes, such as the New York Herald Tribune, history itself is denied a devoted witness.” (Kluger worked as a journalist before becoming an accomplished Pulitzer Prize-winning author and book publisher.)

Big Brother headed to Washington?

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM

New book double-dares girls to have fun

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM

“The Double-Daring Book for Girls” by Andrea J. Buchanan and Miriam Peskowitz, c.2009, Collins, $26.99, 277 pages.

Gardeners be careful: spring hasn’t sprung just yet

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM

Want to learn more about lawn care, pruning and the art of gardening? Marianne Binetti will be teaching a six-part class at Green River Community College starting Tuesday. For details, visit, or phone 253-288-3400.

Community Calendar

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM

Coming to grips with mercy

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM

Mercy is an interesting concept. I don’t think that it is an attribute that comes naturally to most people. OK, maybe some, but I’m not sure it does for me. I think we all like justice unless we are the topic under judgment. If someone else does something wrong they should pay for it. It’s only right. However, if we make an honest mistake then we should be seen for our intentions and not our actions.

Workshop expected to help families with communication

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM

A workshop for families with children ages 9 to 14 years old is coming to Bonney Lake.

Tutoring program is a constant learning experience for all

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM

Here at Enumclaw-Black Diamond Tutors, we implemented a new system for tracking students and hours in mid-January. The numbers below, except where noted, represent activity from Jan. 15 through Feb. 18. Numbers reported in my previous column represented activity from our inception in October 2007 to Jan. 15.

Harlan, Kaplan announce engagement

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM

Christy Harlan, an executive assistant to the head of a Texas-based company, is to be married to Ken Kaplan, a pilot in the United States Navy.

Cohoe, Griffin wed at home on the farm

  • Mar 30, 2009 at 10:00PM

KC Cohoe and Keelia Griffin were married Oct. 4, 2008.

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