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Meetings to be live on Web

  • Aug 18, 2009 at 12:28AM

Enumclaw residents can now watch their City Council, Planning Commission and other groups without leaving the comfort of their homes.

Granddaughters adoption completes long legal process

  • Aug 18, 2009 at 12:27AM

Alexis Stuth celebrated her birthday Saturday with the best present a child can get – a family.

Howling Success

  • Aug 18, 2009 at 12:27AM

Sewer rate goes before council

  • Aug 18, 2009 at 12:26AM

Enumclaw residents should learn how big a hit their budgets will take Monday night, when members of the Enumclaw City Council consider a serious increase in sewer rates.

Garrett Street LID plans scrapped

  • Aug 18, 2009 at 12:26AM

Bowing to pressure from a group of Garrett Street businessmen, members of the Enumclaw City Council have scrapped plans for immediate formation of a Local Improvement District – but that doesn’t mean the issue will go away entirely.

Hospital builders beam with success

  • Aug 18, 2009 at 12:25AM

A crowd gathered Aug. 11 next to the steel skeleton that will become Enumclaw’s new hospital to watch as the final beam was hoisted into place.

Enumclaw Police Reports Aug. 10-12

  • Aug 13, 2009 at 3:48PM

Reichert mingles with Buckley residents during open house

  • Aug 13, 2009 at 2:17PM

As is usually is the case when a dignitary visits a community the size of Buckley, even when there is little notice given, there is noticeable buzz as news spreads. U.S. Congressman Dave Reichert arrived in Buckley the morning of Aug. 12 to attend the open house of one of his newest employees, Constituent Services Liaison Zachary Guill, who will be available to citizens from 9 a.m to 4 p.m. every Wednesday at Buckley's Multi-Purpose Center, 811 Main Street.

SLIDESHOW: A fun Flashback

  • Aug 10, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Aug 12, 2009 at 11:48AM

Buckley’s annual Flashback car show boasted a big turnout of flashy automobiles Saturday, keeping a good crowd milling about the Log Show grounds.

SLIDESHOW: Enumclaw hospital reaches construction milestone

  • Aug 12, 2009 at 9:18AM

Enumclaw’s new hospital, which will be the “greenest” hospital in the state when it opens in the spring of 2011, reaches a major construction milestone on Tuesday, Aug. 11. Plateau community members gathered Aug. 11 for a topping out ceremony to celebrate placement of the final steel beam as the state-of-the-art, $65 million Enumclaw Regional Hospital.

Kahne gunning for Sunday victory in Michigan

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 4:48PM

Like any of the 43 NASCAR Sprint Cup driver's in Sunday's CARFAX field, Kasey Kahne would like to win. But putting the No. 9 Budweiser Dodge in Victory Lane in Michigan would be special.

Reichert in Buckley to celebrate new office

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 4:45PM

Congressman Dave Reichert will host an open house between 9 and 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 12, in Buckley to celebrate the launch of his new satellite office at the Buckley Multi-Purpose Center, 933 Main St. The public is invited.

Primary bumps races up to August

  • Aug 10, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Aug 11, 2009 at 2:29PM

Baseball season traditionally opens in early April. The National Football League season starts in mid-September. And Washington’s political season traditionally begins on Labor Day weekend, about two weeks in front of the September primary. That tradition has changed in three ways.

SLIDESHOW: Trellis Thriller

  • Aug 10, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Aug 11, 2009 at 9:42AM

The Enumclaw Garden Club gifted a trellis created by Plateau artist Alberto Croppi at a ceremony Aug. 7 at the Foothills Trail.

Talent continues to pour into festival

  • Aug 10, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Aug 11, 2009 at 9:14AM

The Enumclaw Expo Center’s fieldhouse and stadium will feature the great acoustic sounds of regional bluegrass bands Aug. 21, 22 and 23.

Letters to the Editor Healthcare will enslave next generation

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:06AM

“Never allow a crisis to go to waste,” spoken by Rahm Emanuel, White House chief of staff. President Obama referred to United States healthcare as a crisis of epic proportions. A Zogby Poll found that 84 percent of the Americans, including 46 percent without health care insurance, are “very satisfied” or “satisfied” with healthcare they receive. Could the “crisis” be manufactured by the administration, Congress and the fawning media toadies?

Remember “drive hammered, get nailed”

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:05AM

Summer is the season of fun in the sun and getting together with family for barbeques, boating or a day at the beach. Many of these get-togethers include alcohol and, all too often, impaired driving. A day of fun quickly turns into a game of chance, with loved ones gambling with their life or the lives of others on the drive home.

Technology gets news out faster

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:05AM

Have you checked out our Web sites lately? At all of our Web sites nowinclude stories, photos, slideshows and even video everyday. We are not just a weekly newspaper any longer. We can respond immediately to events, games, traffic issues, bridge closures, school closures and additional information that can help you throughout your day.

Weathering the recent heat wave no sweat

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:04AM

A couple of weeks ago, we passed through five or six days with temperatures in excess of 90 degrees, a heat wave that shattered records all across the Puget Sound region and produced a fire-sale run on air-conditioners. It peaked at 103 degrees in downtown Seattle, which was not only a record for that particular day, but the highest temp ever recorded in the Emerald City.

Plateau goat herd broadens menu beyond its meat

  • Aug 10, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Aug 11, 2009 at 1:04AM

After a year and a half, Paul and Patty Fantello’s goats are making a name for themselves and the Enumclaw couple.

Hot temperatures remind us to take care of plants

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:03AM

“How many must die?”

Reaping the fruits of labor for later

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:03AM

Gardening is always a “grand experiment” and this past season was no different.

Act now to keep the garden growing strong into fall

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:02AM

The second week of August is the time to make a stand for your fall garden. Yes, this is the week to decide if you are going to have a garden that just fades away or one that builds up strength for the fall season ahead. Both vegetables and flowers need attention this week if you want to keep things beautiful and bountiful for the autumn growing season.

Joining the green wave, one business owner at a time

  • Aug 11, 2009 at 1:02AM

“The Green Business Guide” by Glenn Bachman, c. 2009, Career Press, $15.99, 287 pages.

Roarin’ ‘20s on Stage

  • Aug 10, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Aug 11, 2009 at 1:02AM

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