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Tea parties send familiar message

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 6:15PM

Something wonderfully ironic happened last week at the state capitol: a sales tax increase of 3/10 of one cent was formally proposed by leading legislators on April 15. The irony isn’t that it was unveiled on tax day. It’s that 200 feet away, the bigest rally at the capitol in five years was protesting – higher taxes.

Letters to the Editor Still waiting for next round of rate increases

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 6:15PM

At last, a worthy adversary.

The Days of Trains

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 6:15PM

Archives

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 6:14PM

Five Years Ago

Green River Cleanup celebrates milestones

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 6:14PM

It’s time again for the annual Green River Cleanup.

Some surprises can be piercing

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:13PM

Surprises. You gotta’ love ‘em or hate ‘em. Right?

Some work done, still more to do at course

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:13PM

If you’ve read these columns for any length of time, you’ll realize I’m a relatively peaceful, emotionally-balanced fellow who’s not inclined toward temper tantrums or sudden flashes of rage. In other words, I don’t play golf.

Tea parties send familiar message

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:12PM

Something wonderfully ironic happened last week at the state capitol: a sales tax increase of 3/10 of one cent was formally proposed by leading legislators on April 15. The irony isn’t that it was unveiled on tax day. It’s that 200 feet away, the bigest rally at the capitol in five years was protesting – higher taxes.

Some terrific “shady” plants will return every year

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:12PM

Marianne Binetti will be making the following appearances:

Creepy villian is at the heart of Clark’s newest novel

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:12PM

“Just Take My Heart” by Mary Higgins Clark, c. 2009, Simon & Schuster, $24.95, 322 pages.

Watercolor Wonder

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:12PM

Buck Owens’ fans rejoice May 9 is the day

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:12PM

Buck Owens fans, the city of Enumclaw has a concert for you.

EHS student to solo for Tacoma Youth Orchestra

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:11PM

Music has been instrumental in Kaelynn Dirks’ life for years.

Righting wrongs with an ounce of optimism

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:11PM

Have you ever thought that someone was being quixotic? Knew someone who fights windmills? What about someone who has a sidekick?

Feather search turns up familiar friends

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:11PM

On April 3, I decided to walk around Enumclaw on my lunch break to look for a large feather to use as a prop in Stage Door Production’s “Man of La Mancha.” Ballpoint pens had not yet been invented during the period of the Spanish Inquisition. I searched under the trees between Mutual of Enumclaw and the Qwest building on Wells Street. There seem to be crows in these trees laughing at me whenever I walk around the corner to get into my car at the end of my work day.

God is ultimate champion of justice

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:11PM

I’ve been thinking about some things Jesus said concerning the kind of people we should be if we really want to be God’s children. Here are three tough ones:

Plateau seniors earn Washington Scholars honors

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:10PM

White River High School senior Brandon Skyles and Enumclaw High School senior Kaitlin Callison were recently named 2009 Washington Scholars.

Two WRHS students earn WAVE

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:10PM

High-performing career and technical education White River High School students Victoria Marsh and Natasha Graves were selected to receive a 2009 Washington Award for Vocational Excellence (WAVE) scholarship grant.

The Days of Trains

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:10PM

Archives

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:09PM

Five Years Ago

Practice should pay off for WRHS

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:09PM

The White River High fastpitch team – still seeking its first victory of the season – was unable to get any games in last week, but instead spent the week honing its skills for this week when the schedule calls for five games in five days.

White River wins another league match

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:09PM

The White River High girls tennis team cruised to a 5-0 South Puget Sound League 3A victory over Clover Park Thursday. The Hornets were scheduled to play Bonney Lake Friday, but that match was postponed due to rain.

Hornets win pair, but lose centerfielder

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:09PM

White River High’s baseball club batted .500 last week as it hammered Clover Park twice – on the road and at home – then lost both contests in a make-up twinbill Saturday, evening its South Puget Sound League 3A record at 5-5.

McCutchen sets White River hurdle record

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:09PM

Thursday proved mostly kind to the White River High track and field crew, which battled Lakes High and Bonney Lake in South Puget Sound League 3A double-dual action.

Sports Brief

  • Apr 21, 2009 at 1:08PM

Martial arts expo set for Sumner

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