Enumclaw moves forward with two trail projects

The financial tale is an interesting one, according to City Administrator Chris Searcy.

West Nile virus detected in Tacoma marsh | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department

It only takes one bite to acquire the virus from an infected mosquito.

  • Aug 28, 2018

Western artist featured at gallery

Lynn Kopelke’s work will be on display at the City Hall gallery from Sept. 7 through Oct. 2.

Confusion over Lake Tapps fire protection | East Pierce Fire and Rescue

Many people in the northern Lake Tapps area seem to believe the fire station on 182nd Avenue East them. This is incorrect.

Enumclaw, Buckley start their own annual clean-up days

Following in Bonney Lake’s footsteps, local Jeri Gamblin hopes the rest of the Plateau can start their own annual beautification events.

Housing Crisis Fuels Opposition to Safeco Field Investment

Coalition calls on King County Council to divert public money away from stadium maintenance and put it toward affordable housing

Traveler returns with measles | King County

Before he was diagnosed, he may have exposed others to the measles at Sea-Tac Airport and the waiting room of the Emergency Department at Harborview Medical Center during specific time periods.

  • Aug 24, 2018

Seven suggestions to start the school year green

Since according to research, our brains can most easily remember seven pieces of information at a time, here are seven practices for a more sustainable planet to start out your school year.

  • Aug 24, 2018

After 20 years, local film hits the big screen

The first-ever public showing of “Big Blue: A Fishy Tale” is being hosted at The Chalet on Saturday, Sept. 1 at 8 p.m.

Air quality improving fast | Puget Sound Clean Air Agency

The Stage 1 burn ban for King, Kitsap, Pierce, and Snohomish Counties is lifted as of Aug. 23.

  • Aug 23, 2018

State honors treatment plants in Sumner, Wilkeson

Ecology annually recognizes the state’s top-performing wastewater treatment plants with the Outstanding Performance Award.

Caregivers can identify with “Happy Tears” | Pierce County

“Happy Tears” is the story of two sisters who lead very different lives and return home to care for their aging father.

  • Aug 23, 2018

White River welcomes 41 new staffers to school district

Check out who’s new at White River schools.

Enumclaw sets monthly rate for new stormwater utility

The council agreed on a monthly rate of $5.24 per “equivalent service unit, or a single-family home.

State adopts new rules for student discipline | OSPI

In the 2016–17 school year, 3.5 percent of all students in the state were suspended or expelled. However, the rates of discipline were much higher than the average for certain groups of students.

  • Aug 22, 2018

Enumclaw’s Kahne retiring from NASCAR

Racing may have been Kayse’s career, but his passion also lay in philanthropical work.

Help needed identifying attempted kidnapping suspect in Kent | King County Sheriff’s Office

The suspect is a white male, 6’ 2” thick build, 50-55 years old, with salt and pepper shoulder length hair.

  • Aug 21, 2018

Burn ban for King, Pierce counties | Puget Sound Clean Air Agency

This ban is in effect until further notice and is in addition to existing fire safety burn bans.

  • Aug 21, 2018

Unclaimed remains: Pierce County hoping someone steps forward | Pierce County

Nearly 50 individuals who died from 2015 to 2017 have not been claimed by family members or friends.

  • Aug 21, 2018

Enumclaw welcomes new faces in schools, district office

Check out the new educators and other school staff.