UPDATE: Alcohol possible variable in SR 164 crash that killed two

Crystal Mulling and William Gatlin of Enumclaw were injured and sent to Harborview.

Worlds AIDS Day: An update on HIV in King County | Public Health Insider

HIV diagnoses in King County are the lowest since 1994.

  • Dec 3, 2018

Enumclaw High will have full-time police officer assigned to campus

The district starting having the conversation about having a School Resource Officer after the 2018 Parkland shooting.

Buckley budget allows for growth, keeps healthy reserve

Property tax rates have gone down, but value has increased, as well as utility rates.

Washington drivers intervene to prevent driving under the influence | Washington Traffic Safety Commission

Nine percent of drivers admit to driving under the influence.

  • Nov 29, 2018

The Fourth National Climate Assessment: A frightening forecast for public health | Public Health Insider

From extreme weather to increases in toxic exposures, climate change will affect everyone on a local and national level.

  • Nov 28, 2018

Bonney Lake resident pleads guilty to wire fraud conspiracy

Total Reclaim, the state’s largest electronic waste recycler, secretly sent 8.3 million pounds of LCD screens to Hong Kong.

PCLS hosts special board meeting after levy passes | Pierce County Library System

The levy passed with 50.21 percent of the vote.

  • Nov 27, 2018

Local Toys for Tots drop-off locations

Find out where in Enumclaw, Buckley, Bonney Lake, or Sumner where you can donate new toys for kids in need.

East Pierce celebrates bond passage

The 20-year, $80 million bond was the largest fire department bond ever approved by voters in state history.

Buckley clothing bank moves back to original home

It’s back at the old Wickersham School of Discovery Campus, where the director went to kindergarden and near where her father went to elementary school.

Enumclaw dropping sewer rate, will not increase water cost

Public Works Director Jeff Lincoln said the sewer rate can drop 10 percent.

Certain businesses banned from prime sites in Buckley

Entering Buckley from the west provides a highway panorama that may not be too attractive and is noticeably short on retail opportunities. Now, in a… Continue reading

Holiday garbage schedules set

Find out how your garbage and recycling pickups will be affected by Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years.

Extra DUI patrols on Black Friday | Washington State Patrol

The following is a press release by the Washington State Patrol: On Friday, Nov. 23, the Washington State Patrol and multiple other police agencies will… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2018

Nelson honored as state Superintendent of the Year

The district’s Board of Directors was also given the honor of being named the 2018 Board of Distinction.

Black Diamond driver kills Kent pedestrian

The victim was Frishta Noori, 25, a Kent mother of two.

Time to bring the heat on tuberculosis | Public Health Insider

A quarter of the world’s population is infected with tuberculosis bacteria, and it’s time to change that.

  • Nov 19, 2018

Bonney Lake City Council approves 5-year utility rate hikes

By 2023, residents will see a 50 percent rise in their water rates and a 40 percent in their sewer rates.

Chinook and Cayuse passes to close for the season Nov. 20 | Department of Transportation

They won’t open again until at least Memorial Day.

  • Nov 16, 2018