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Poison Center urges safety when using garden and lawn products | Washington Poison Center

  • May 2, 2016 at 10:03AM

Warmer weather and sunshine brings forth a bounty of new plant life; however, the products used to care for gardens and lawns can contain potentially toxic chemicals. To ensure the safety of your home, children, and pets, there are some products and safety tips to be aware of.

BBB warns consumers before hiring movers | Better Business Bureau

  • May 2, 2016 at 1:53PM

Better Business Bureau is reminding consumers to be cautious when hiring a moving company or they could end up with a business that can't deliver.

Chris Hurst to leave State House

  • May 3, 2016 at 9:15AM

Traipsing through the Cascade Foothills sounds better than pounding the steps of the state Capitol, so state Rep. Christopher Hurst will be waving goodbye to the Legislature.

Enumclaw High grad shines at collegiate championships

  • May 3, 2016 at 11:15AM

Enumclaw High graduate Kolton Carlson is making the most of his senior season at Whitworth University.

Enumclaw water polo wins three at tournament

  • May 3, 2016 at 1:25PM

The Enumclaw High girls won three of four games during Saturday's water polo tournament at Auburn.

Former Hornet Bannerot named Female Field Athlete at Northwest Conference championships

  • May 4, 2016 at 11:11AM

Olivia Bannerot continues to impress during her sophomore campaign at Linfield College.

Largest EHS orchestra in school history to accompany drama production of ‘State Fair’

  • May 4, 2016 at 12:36PM

The Enumclaw High School drama department presents "State Fair" the next two weekends.

King County puts temporary stop on pot

  • May 4, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 3:12PM

Editor's note: The Courier-Herald reported in the April 13 article "Enumclaw residents oppose rural pot grows" that five marijuana businesses had pending licenses to operate outside the Enumclaw city limits. There are four marijuana businesses with pending licenses.

Lane Walthers to run for 31st District

  • May 5, 2016 at 9:20AM

Lane Walthers and Chris Hurst have several key things in common: they share a background in public service and both identify themselves, politically, as Independent Democrats; additionally, both want to see their party maintain its slim advantage in the state House of Representatives.

OK, what exactly is a ‘swipe’? | Our Corner

  • May 5, 2016 at 11:43AM

I bought a new phone.

New changing room rules a safety concern | Letter to the Editor

  • May 5, 2016 at 1:30PM

The YMCA and more recently the Target Corporation have announced their locker rooms, dressing rooms and restrooms will now be gender neutral to accommodate transgender individuals. I am firmly for tolerance and inclusivity, but this approach creates a loophole for predators. A man does not have to be dressed as a female, but simply "identify" as female to have unquestioned access to the locker room or bathroom of his choice.

Be on the lookout for your Presidential Primary Ballots | King County Elections

  • May 5, 2016 at 12:00AM updated May 6, 2016 at 9:14AM

King County Elections mailed ballots yesterday, May 4, to approximately 1.3 million registered voters for the May 24 Presidential Primary Election.

The weather is getting warmer, but rivers and lakes remain frigid | King County

  • May 6, 2016 at 9:15AM

Warm air temperatures don't translate to warm water temperatures. In fact, unseasonably warm weather will accelerate the typical Cascade Range spring snowmelt, and rivers will be running swift with icy cold runoff for weeks to come. Lakes and Puget Sound are also quite cold this time of year, and swimmers can suffer from cold-water shock after just a few minutes in the water.

Dexter: TV show vs. book series | Point of Review

  • May 6, 2016 at 11:13AM

A few months ago, I had just finished watching Parks and Rec for the third or fourth time on Netflix. When I can't find a new show to watch, I go back to an old favorite. And it's usually a comedy. I asked for suggestions from friends and one of them suggested Dexter.

EHS class of ‘61 planning reunion

  • May 6, 2016 at 12:01PM

The Enumclaw High School graduating class of 1961 reunion is planned for May 13 and the local Veterans of Foreign Wars hall. A social hour begins at 5:30 p.m. and dinner is at 6:30.

Pick your preferred bully, then vote | Rich Elfers

  • May 6, 2016 at 1:30PM

"That government is best which governs least."

Firefighters earn their compensation, benefits | Letter to the Editor

  • May 7, 2016 at 10:04AM

I wasn't going to respond to Mr. DeVol's comments on the law enforcement officers and firefighters (LEOFF) retirement benefits because I'm confident our history of service justifies them. But as John Calvin once said, "A dog barks when his master is attacked."

300 pounds of unused prescription drugs collected | King County

  • May 7, 2016 at 12:34PM

On April 30th, 2016, Deputies from the King County Sheriff's Office and members of its contract cities participated in a special prescription drug take back and disposal program sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Agency.

So much to be thankful for | Church Corner

  • May 8, 2016 at 9:03AM

"Now I lay me down to sleep, I pray the Lord my soul to keep…etc, etc, etc." Many of us learn that bedtime prayer early on in life. Some of us learn as well the Lord's Prayer, "Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name…"

First Zika case reported in King County | King County Public Health

  • May 8, 2016 at 10:27AM

King County's first case of Zika infection was reported today by Public Health – Seattle & King County.

What is the Kuiper Belt? | Ask Dr. Universe

  • May 8, 2016 at 11:46AM

What is the Kuiper Belt? -Zaara, 7, Deep Bay, Australia

East Pierce thanks voters | Thank You

  • May 9, 2016 at 4:30PM

I would like to take this opportunity to thank you, the voters, for approving the EMS Levy Lid Lift on April 26th. Resetting the collection rate back to the previously approved 50 cents per $1,000 of assessed property value will allow us to continue delivering the quality service you expect and deserve.

Six decades of raising funds and giving by the Ida Marge guild

  • May 11, 2016 at 9:57AM

Buckley's Ida Marge Guild is turning 60.

Lawdawgs and Smoke Eaters square off for kids | Boots and Badges 2016

  • May 11, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 1:42PM

It's red versus blue. Police versus fighters. The Lawdawgs versus the Smoke Eaters. That's right, the annual Boots and Badges basketball showdown is coming to town, and is looking to be bigger than ever.

Deadline for voter registration this Monday | King County Elections

  • May 11, 2016 at 1:45PM

Citizens not yet registered to vote in Washington state have until Monday, May 16 at 4:30 p.m. to register in person at the King County Elections office to vote in the May Presidential Primary Election.

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