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White River moves to top of the league

  • Jan 26, 2009 at 10:00PM

The White River High girls kept their perfect season intact last weekend, notching a Friday night victory over Clover Park and a Saturday win against Auburn Mountainview.

Panthers remain in hunt with three wins

  • Jan 26, 2009 at 10:00PM

Victories keep mounting for the Bonney Lake High girls, with three more during the past week stretching the winning streak to six.

Six hoping to become King County elections director

  • Jan 26, 2009 at 10:00PM

Ballots were received last week and Enumclaw-area voters are now charged with helping to select an elections director during a vote-by-mail process that will wrap up Feb. 3.

Buckley increases utility tax

  • Jan 26, 2009 at 10:00PM

Effective immediately, Buckley is imposing a 1 percent hike in the utility tax charged to city customers, pushing the rate from 9 percent to 10 percent.

Tax assistance available at two locations

  • Jan 26, 2009 at 10:00PM

Tax season is here and the Enumclaw Public Library and the Enumclaw Senior Activity Center are providing free tax assistance.

Club News

  • Jan 26, 2009 at 10:00PM

The Enumclaw Lions Club has been running a full slate of activities beginning with its regular program.

Council asked to take on the fair

  • Jan 26, 2009 at 10:00PM

King County’s request that the city of Enumclaw put on this year’s fair has been studied and debated, with the numbers crunched and analyzed.

Police Blotter

  • Jan 26, 2009 at 10:00PM

• A patrolling officer spotted two vehicles Jan. 22 that had not moved for several months. They were parked in the vicinity of Jensen Street and Battersby Avenue. Impound warnings were placed on both.

Letters to the Editor For the sake of the community, support the levy

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Jan 20, 2009 at 10:34AM

Economic times are tough and we are all looking for ways to economize. While we are all cutting out unnecessary expenses we must be careful not to embrace false economies.

Heading out on the water isn’t always smooth sailing

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Jan 20, 2009 at 9:02AM

My job on Swell Rider, a 34-foot “weekender” type sailboat more suitable for island cruising than offshore ocean crossing, was delivery captain. Captain Hank Schmitt, owner of the crewing network business, Offshore Passage Opportunities, had organized three such sailboats, a 34-footer, a 37-footer and a 43-footer, for delivery to a charter business in the British Virgin Islands.

Better government is less expensive

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

What do Washington, D.C., and Washington state have in common?

Daddy was right on about the economy

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

My daddy was a private businessman. He operated a very small, independent trucking agency that hauled milk, wood shavings and sawdust all over King and Pierce counties. He felt any individual could improve his status by hard work and prudence and he surely believed in the American capitalistic system.

Awaking to beauty of movies

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

Most would agree I’m a night owl. I don’t much like going to bed and I like getting out of bed before 11 a.m. even less.

Hoop squad

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

Buckley looking for citizen ideas

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

A public hearing to exchange ideas regarding proposed updates of the parks, trails and recreation plan has been announced by the city of Buckley.

Better government is less expensive

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

What do Washington, D.C., and Washington state have in common?

Daddy was right on about the economy

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

My daddy was a private businessman. He operated a very small, independent trucking agency that hauled milk, wood shavings and sawdust all over King and Pierce counties. He felt any individual could improve his status by hard work and prudence and he surely believed in the American capitalistic system.

Awaking to beauty of movies

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

Most would agree I’m a night owl. I don’t much like going to bed and I like getting out of bed before 11 a.m. even less.

Buckley, employees still negotiating

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

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Shabro returns to elective office

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

Jan Shabro has returned to action in Pierce County as the auditor.

Digital mammography available

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

Enumclaw Regional Hospital now uses state-of-the-art digital technology to provide screening and diagnostic mammograms, which ensures our patients more convenience and greater peace of mind about their test results.

Health Summit narrows focus for 2009

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

The Enumclaw Regional Healthcare Foundation expanded its mission in 2006 to support a wider base of health initiatives on the Plateau area, beyond the hospital. As a part of the expanded mission, the ERHF initially sponsored a health survey to identify the health care needs of our community through interviews, focus groups and community surveys. From this information, the first Health Summit was sponsored in September 2007, to bring together organizations, government officials and community members who were interested in improving the health of the Plateau community.

“Little Giant” is dark and quirky, but it’s a pleasant read

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

“The Little Giant of Aberdeen County‚“ by Tiffany Baker, c.2009, Grand Central Publishing, $24.99, 341 pages.

Take time today to love and be loved

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

She was in a wheelchair when her caregiver opened the door to her room. A week before, she’d been walking. Now she sat, her shoulders slumped, her head down, apparently asleep. Her name is Anna.

Seed companies get a boost from a growing clientele

  • Jan 19, 2009 at 10:00PM

Spring is here – at least if you’re a gardener who believes spring arrives with the first seed catalogs. In all the doom and gloom of the recession the plant nurseries and garden centers are feeling the pinch but here’s a bright spot for the garden industry: Seed companies have a growing clientele (in more ways than one).

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