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Enumclaw councilwoman Liz Reynolds announces candidacy for mayor

  • Mar 25, 2009 at 9:00PM updated Mar 26, 2009 at 11:17AM

Enumclaw’s campaign season got off to a rousing start Wednesday when Councilwoman Liz Reynolds announced her candidacy for mayor.

First-rate performances spring up all around

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Mar 24, 2009 at 10:04AM

Mother Nature has taken her timeless paint palette and loaded it up with her exquisite pastels. Her crocuses are teasing us with colors of blue and white. This is the time when I always get inspired to go take painting lessons. I want to capture that moment of life emerging from the still-cold ground. I love the tease of spring’s nurturing promise and the color it gives us.

Wellness Center focuses on fitness

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Mar 24, 2009 at 8:38AM

The staff at the Enumclaw Fitness Center, formerly the Enumclaw Wellness Center, invites the public to help celebrate the name change with an open house from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

East Pierce, Enumclaw firefighters track down the cause of a blaze

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Mar 24, 2009 at 8:25AM

“So far we’ve got some pretty good indications it started on or near a couch,” East Pierce Fire and Rescue’s Brian Schulz said as he jotted down notes he took while examining the charred remains of what once was someone’s living room. “It looks like flammable liquids may have been used to get it started.”

Letters to the Editor Natural gas rates are among lowest in state

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:49PM

The city of Enumclaw’s Natural Gas pricing is one of the more affordable rates in the state of Washington. Here is what I have recently discovered on a cost per therm basis including operations and maintenance cost for natural gas. Enumclaw $1.18 per therm, Ellensburg $1.22 per therm, Puget Sound Energy $1.24 per therm, Cascade Natural Gas $1.26 and Buckley $1.56 per therm.

Anyone earning 25 percent more?

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:49PM

A couple of weeks ago I attended a town hall where a trio of eastside legislators warned darkly about the huge deficits facing state government right now. The current estimated shortfall: about $ 9 billion.

Trail bridge is worth fighting for

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:49PM

Each long journey begins with one step. That is Foothills Rails-to-Trails jargon for – “you’ve got to start somewhere.”

Today’s automobiles just don’t measure up

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:48PM

I’m currently driving a 2003 Pontiac. It’s a nice, little car, has reliably taken me wherever I’ve wanted to go and it still has a few good miles left. Nevertheless, wear has taken its toll and in a couple years I’ll have to think seriously about buying something else.

All relationships are revealed in “As Time Goes By”

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:48PM

“As Time Goes By” by Abigail Trafford, c. 2009, Basic Books, $25.95, 275 pages, includes index.

City offers grant program

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:47PM

The city of Enumclaw’s 2009 regranting applications are available for local arts groups and artists at the Enumclaw Expo Center, 45224 284th Ave. S.E.

Author hosts local workshop

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:47PM

Local author Joni Sensel will host an Out of This World Fantasy Writing Workshop from noon to 2 p.m. April 4 at the Lindon Bookstore in Enumclaw.

Plateau performer takes series stage

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:47PM

Entertainer Kevin Jones will perform at the Enumclaw Expo Center fieldhouse April 11.

Artist brings colorful work and national reputation to Enumclaw for classes

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:47PM

Famed watercolor artist Eric Wiegardt will visit Enumclaw to conduct a four-day workshop in April.

Scout is among state’s best

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:46PM

The apex of Boy Scouts is becoming an Eagle Scout.

Card of Thanks

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:46PM

With heartfelt appreciation, we would like to acknowledge the many acts of respect and love shown our precious mother during her recent illness and passing.

Time to mow, weed and get some plants in the ground

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:45PM

It’s the last week of March and you can’t ignore the garden any longer. The lawn needs to be aerated, fertilized and mowed, the weeds will take over if you don’t control them now and there is still time to divide and share perennial plants, plant peas, sweet peas and lettuce and add color to your garden with rock garden plants, and early-blooming perennials.

When everything is going wrong, call upon your faith

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:45PM

When everything in the world seems to be against you and everything you can do, is still not enough – when the facts are against you and your circumstances are overwhelming – you have one very powerful weapon that will help you endure and assures complete victory…you still have your faith. 1 John 5:4 says, “For Everyone born of God overcomes the world. This is the victory that overcomes the world, even our faith.”

On the auction block

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Five Years Ago

Plateau firefighters light up stage for cause

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:44PM

Three local men were among the 10 up for bid at the 2009 “Light My Fire” firefighter auction and concert March 14 in Auburn.

Fifth-place Bristol finish pushes Kahne up three spots in standings

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:44PM

Enumclaw NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Kasey Kahne posted a fifth-place finish Sunday at the half-mile Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee, picking up his fourth consecutive finish of 12th place or better.

A derby run is in Gallant Son’s future

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:44PM

Trainer Frank Lucarelli and owner Chris Randall are certain of one thing: Gallant Son will make his next start April 4.

Steinmetz earns win in Hornets’ 15-3 drubbing of Highline High

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:43PM

The White River High girls traveled to Highline High in Burien March 18 and made the most of the long road trip, forcing the Lady Pirates walk the plank with a 15-3 triumph.

White River starts season with win

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:43PM

The White River High soccer team will keep busy with three games in a span of five days.

Four Hornets win pair of events for boys

  • Mar 23, 2009 at 11:43PM

White River High track and field athletes kicked off the dual-meet portion of their 2009 season March 18 with a successful nonleague encounter at Fife High.

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