<p>The plan to charge $23 for rural septic systems and $40 for urban systems was met with vocal disapproval from many King County residents, mainly from rural areas.</p> -

Board of health aims to enact septic tank fee amid council, resident outcry

  • Today at 10:03AM

A proposal that would hit all King County septic-system users in the pocketbook is seeing opposition from a primarily-rural population.


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Arrests, warrants | Enumclaw & Buckley Police Blotter

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A officer on patrol at 11:40 p.m. June 15 spotted a person on Griffin Avenue who was known to be wanted on an Enumclaw Municipal Court warrant. The individual was delivered to the police station for booking.

Firework sales start tomorrow | State Fire Marshal

  • Jun 27, 2016 at 3:00PM

Consumer firework sales across the state will begin at noon on Tuesday, June 28 and continue until 9:00 p.m. on July 5. State Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy reminds residents to "know the laws before purchasing and discharging fireworks," and "only purchase legal fireworks." This year 867 retail fireworks stand licenses were issued.

Weekend Briefing | News for June 20 - 24

  • Jun 25, 2016 at 10:00AM

The City of Black Diamond made progress on much of the stalled city business during last week's meeting, although there is still much more work to be done. Read more about the meeting in your Weekend Briefing! Also, check out what Enumclaw is doing with $2.75 million for street repairs and read about the Rainier Junior Rugby Club, which had a very successful season and captured several state titles. Finally, check out all the Enumclaw High School graduates in their cap and gowns. Congrats class of 2016!

Hit and run | Enumclaw Police Blotter

  • Jun 25, 2016 at 9:00AM

A driver was first involved in a hit-and-run incident, then caused a traffic accident at 8:39 p.m. June 12 at the intersection of Watson Street and Roosevelt Avenue.

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