DUIs, suicide threat and traffic collisions | Buckley Police Blotter
AUGUST 13: Police responded to an automobile accident at 112th Street East and state Route 165, traveled to Carbonado after hearing of a domestic dispute and went to Rainier School after being told of a suicide threat.
AUGUST 12: Officers responded to a pair of medical aid calls, one in Wilkeson and the other in Buckley. A report at 9:46 p.m. told of a traffic accident at Mundy Loss Road and SR 410.
AUGUST 11: The day brought three motorists stopped for driving under the influence: the first was at 9:54 a.m., the second at 4:14 p.m. and the third at 11:58 p.m., all on SR 410. Police also were involved in a death investigation at Rainier School.
AUGUST 10: The department took calls regarding graffiti at a C Street location, an alleged assault at Rainier School, a noise complaint from a Couls Avenue address and a trespassing incident.
Bills show hundreds of residents doubled or tripled their water usage in the past two months, but many say they’ve not increased, or even decreased, their water consumption, and the city’s system must be wrong.
For the last decade, Ellen Boyd has been taking care the city of Buckley, most recently as its director of the youth center, senior center and parks department. So when Ellen was diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian germ cell cancer, her friends decided it was time the community she dedicated her life to should come out to support her.
Mushroom pickers hiking just outside Greenwater recently stumbled upon a spooky scene — a human skull among the ‘shrooms.
Oakpointe is gearing up to start home construction in the Ten Trails project in Black Diamond — the developer is only waiting for is final authorization by the City Council. Final plat authorization was submitted by Oakpointe to city staff on Aug. 30, and after staff review, sent to the City Council for action on the Oct. 5 meeting. Council tabled the item to the Oct. 19 meeting. Additionally, a new roundabout opened in the city.
Some Black Diamond residents have been the target of a recent phone scam by an individual that identifies themselves as a police officer, at times using a legitimate officer’s name.