Public invited to celebrate latest work on Enumclaw High campus

The ribbon cutting for the new music wing is Aug. 28 at 5 p.m., though the open house lasts until 8.

 

Come meet Enumclaw’s first Miss Pro Rodeo at annual competition

Kristin Strudivan will be signing autographs before and after the rodeo, which is Aug. 22 - 24.

 

Levy passage ensures Foothills Trail bridge connection

A new bridge could come as soon as 2021 or 2022.

 

Taking a break from recording numbers, scientist Mauri Pelto balances on the walls of an ice chute to take footage of a water current on Columbia Glacier. (Zachariah Bryan / The Herald)

Chronicling the last years of a dying North Cascades glacier

For almost four decades, scientist Mauri Pelto has journeyed to measure the melting Columbia Glacier.

Taking a break from recording numbers, scientist Mauri Pelto balances on the walls of an ice chute to take footage of a water current on Columbia Glacier. (Zachariah Bryan / The Herald)

Fire Marshal releases firework incident numbers

More than 300 incidents were reported this year.

Local historical society celebrates Filipino heritage

The event is this weekend, Aug. 24, from 11 to 4 p.m.

FBI alleges Auburn man was the ringleader behind multi-million dollar theft ring

For six years, two South King County businesses were used to illegally sell stolen items.

From left to right: Plateau Outreach Ministries Director Elaine Olson, Outreach Case Manager for Veterans and Seniors Lisa Napolitano, and Director Elisha Smith-Marshall stand outside of their nonprofit’s office. The trio work together regularly to help lift up the vulnerable populations in Enumclaw, Black Diamond and Covington.
                                Photo by Danielle Chastaine

A mighty team of three help local vets and seniors

Plateau Outreach Ministries works with the county to repair vulnerable homes

From left to right: Plateau Outreach Ministries Director Elaine Olson, Outreach Case Manager for Veterans and Seniors Lisa Napolitano, and Director Elisha Smith-Marshall stand outside of their nonprofit’s office. The trio work together regularly to help lift up the vulnerable populations in Enumclaw, Black Diamond and Covington.
                                Photo by Danielle Chastaine

Changes to Black Diamond city code address attorney contracts

The city said it is clarifying the mayor has the power to hire and fire attorneys; some residents say this gives the mayor too much power.

Candidates sought for posts where none filed

South Prairie and Wilkeson need someone to file to be a council member — the due date is Aug. 15.

Raising glasses, and funds, for wounded vets

The Aug. 15 “Pint Night” at Headworks Brewery will go to the Gary Sinise Foundation.

Trash talk: Enumclaw renews solid waste pact with King County

Additionally, the public comment period for the Cedar Hills Regional Landfill in Maple Valley is open through Aug. 26.

Nuevo programa de biblioteca que incorpora grupos de recursos comunitarios

A new library program is having a mini-resource fair with Sea Mar and Colectiva Legal del Pueblo.

King County’s Prop. 1 parks levy is passing

Initial results from the Aug. 6 primary King County Council races are also in.

Preliminary results for August 2019 primary elections

The parks levy is passing, and Paul Fisher and Eric Heintzinger are leading the Enumclaw Fire Department commissioner race.

King County Medical Society offering free lead tests | Public Health Insider

South King County residents have a chance to have their kids and some household items be tested for lead during the October South King County Family Health & Safety Fair.

  • Aug 7, 2019

Black Diamond council to have seven members

But some residents thought the timing was suspicious, and that the council didn’t need to grow just yet.

New exhibit at Enumclaw’s history museum

The display chronicles the life of Pete Storbo and the Mount Rainier Mining Company.

Assessments show Wilkeson, South Prairie are least expensive places to buy

Residential property rate rises in Pierce County have slowed overall.

Aaron Crawford headlines Ten Trails event

There will also be a grand opening of two new model homes at the housing development site.