Rhubarb Days starts Friday | Sumner
The fourth annual Rhubarb Days kicks off Friday, July 11 in downtown Sumner.
The weekend starts with the Sumner Arts Commission’s Music Off Main performance from Billy Farmer and the Diamond Experience at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
Saturday continues the festivities with a pancake breakfast starting at 7 a.m. in Heritage Park. The day is filled with many other events finishing the day with a performance by Rock-bot starting at 6 p.m.
Sunday starts off at 11 a.m. with the Rhubarb Pie eating contest.
The Rhubarb Days festivities end with Ryan House Tours from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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.