Recognized by police | Bonney Lake Police Blotter
HARASSING CUSTOMERS: Officers were dispatched on Aug. 3 to a report of a woman harassing store customers. The manager of the store told officers the woman was riding around the parking lot on her bike, nearly hitting several people, as well as asking other customers for money or to use their cell phone. Officers contacted the woman by the dumpster near the area and gave her a trespass letter.
RECOGNIZED BY POLICE: Officers were driving on Veterans Memorial Drive on Aug. 4 when they passed a man they recognized as having a suspended license driving in the opposite direction. A records check revealed the man still had a suspended license. Officers lost sight of the car, but when it was found, the driver was now in the passenger seat and another man was driving. The new driver also had a suspended license, and both men had outstanding warrants. Officers arrested them both and cited them for driving without insurance and license. The car was impounded.
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.
The $5.4 billion spent to expand the Panama Canal is paying off for East Coast and Gulf of Mexico seaports; however, it is putting more pressure on the Northwest to remain competitive.