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Icy roads keep Panthers at home for holidays

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

Icy weather conditions forced Bonney Lake High’s wrestling squad to postpone a scheduled dual meet Dec. 17 with Lakes and, additionally, put the Panthers’ slated journey across the mountains to Pasco’s Best of the West Invitational Friday and Saturday on ice.

Panthers fall short in triple OT

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

The Bonney Lake High boys lost to Auburn Mountainview, but it took three overtime periods before the Panthers fell 71-63 at home Dec. 16.

Bonney Lake improves to 3-1 with win over Lions

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

The Bonney Lake High girls picked up another big win before the snow shut down basketball games.

Spartans crash in game against Clover Park, 66-39

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

The Sumner High boys played an athletic Clover Park basketball team Dec. 16 at home as the Spartans lost 66-39.

Enumclaw hands PHS first league loss of season

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

In Enumclaw High’s solitary contest last week, Peninsula High braved the elements, made the trip to The Hive and wound up suffering its initial setback of the 2008-09 campaign at the hands of the red-hot, 4-0 Hornets.

Heavy damage

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

Ski resort hosts evening service

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

Crystal Mountain Ski Chapel hosts its nondenominational Christmas Eve service, “Chapel in the Snows,” at 8, tonight, Wednesday.

Quilts featured at senior center

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

The Enumclaw Senior Activity Center currently has two homemade quilts stitched by Margaret Elhke on display.

Church sponsoring Hanson Brothers concert Sunday

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

The Hanson Brothers will provide a one-hour concert beginning at 9:30 a.m. Sunday at Finn Hall, 10411 234th Ave. E. The concert is sponsored for the community by Foothills United Methodist Church.

Local business is honored by association

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

The Enumclaw Wellness Center has been selected for the 2008 Best of Enumclaw Award in the “Health Clubs and Gyms” category by the U.S. Local Business Association.

Warrant of the Week

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

The Enumclaw Police Department, in cooperation with The Courier-Herald, sponsors a “Warrant of the Week” program. This program is designed to capture people who currently have warrants out for their arrest by using tips that citizens provide to the Enumclaw Police Department. The arrest warrants for these people have been issued by Enumclaw Municipal Court. Each week, a photo of the wanted person, along with a brief description of the crime, will be published.

Enumclaw Police Blotter

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

• A patrolling officer encountered a 4-foot snowball blocking traffic about 1:30 a.m. Dec. 17 on Porter Street. The officer followed footprints to a nearby residence. Two large snowballs were removed from the street.

Holidays bring trash changes

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

The city of Enumclaw’s offices will be closed Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. There will be no garbage collection either day.

Schools add days to end of year to make up for closures

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

Enumclaw and White River school district students and teachers received an early season gift – three days without school – as nasty, winter weather shut down classrooms. Those three days stretched right into winter break, which began for both districts Monday and continues through Jan. 2.

Final details on the way for Expo Center

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

The city of Enumclaw envisions itself as an equestrian mecca, eventually attracting hosrses and owners to shows of all sizes and types.

Buckley bears brunt of winter wind storm

  • Dec 23, 2008 at 8:00PM

A snow and windstorm swept through the area Saturday and Sunday leaving snow drifts and icy roads with the most severe damage hitting Buckley.

King County: Affordable housing, living wage head latest report

  • Dec 15, 2008 at 9:10PM

Many aspects of living in King County have improved or remain unchanged in recent years, yet residents face serious challenges in terms of affordable housing, living wage incomes and transportation choices. In addition, more children live in poverty, and the gap between the rich and poor continues to grow, according to the new Communities Count 2008 Report released recently.

Buckley land lease gets public airing

  • Dec 16, 2008 at 8:00PM

The city of Buckley hosted a public hearing Dec. 9 to unveil its proposed plan to eventually enter into a half-century land lease agreement with the state’s Department of Social and Health Services, involving a 138-acre agricultural parcel on the grounds of Rainier School.

Cold-weather tips can prevent disasters | East Pierce Fire and Rescue

  • Dec 15, 2008 at 9:59PM

The following are tips from East Pierce Fire and Rescue to help prepare for cold weather emergencies and possible power outages.

'Retail survivors' tales comprise 'The Customer is Always Wrong' | Book Review

  • Dec 15, 2008 at 9:17PM

You knew it was a bad time of year to go to that store, but you went in anyhow and wished you hadn’t. The lines were long and filled with grumps and kids, both way past nap time. You couldn’t find anything because the place was a mess. The sound system was broken and the same Christmas song was playing over and over and over until you thought you’d scream. You couldn’t wait to get out of there. Too bad you were the person behind the cash register.

Season by any name should be filled with joy | Enumclaw Letters to the Editor

  • Dec 15, 2008 at 11:24PM

Ah, yes, ‘tis the season of peace, good will and merriment. Except of course for those who wish to usurp the season for a holiday that you or I or someone doesn’t celebrate. Then we must jealously guard our symbols and holiday time against those who wish to steal them. We must say Merry Christmas or Happy Hanukkah or whatever, defiantly, to let others know that our holiday is best. Those who are timid will meekly say happy holidays, or seasons greetings for fear of offending.

Swimming: Enumclaw Hornets post more district times

  • Dec 15, 2008 at 9:12PM

The Enumclaw High boys swim team posted more district times on its way to a 98-81 nonleague loss to Capital Thursday and then finished fifth to bring home a trophy from the Rogers Holiday Relays in Puyallup Saturday.

No need to travel for great sports

  • Dec 16, 2008 at 8:00PM

Maybe it is the amount of caffeine consumed by folks here in the Northwest that fuels our storied overachiever status, but don’t we expect the same from our pro, college and high school athletes?

No need to travel for great sports

  • Dec 16, 2008 at 8:00PM

Maybe it is the amount of caffeine consumed by folks here in the Northwest that fuels our storied overachiever status, but don’t we expect the same from our pro, college and high school athletes?

Money in the pocket or for gas tax?

  • Dec 16, 2008 at 8:00PM

Most people who read this column drive, so here’s an early Christmas present: log onto seattlegasprices.com and you’ll find the lowest price of gasoline in your community. Just click on the name of your hometown. Right now, it’s selling for $1.59 in Auburn, $1.60 in Covington, $1.62 in Kent, $1.77 in Bellevue, $1.89 in Redmond and $1.64 in Renton. Five months ago it was more than $4 a gallon. Nice trend.

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