Right of way, not the high way | Bonney Lake Police Blotter
CAR PROWL: Officers were called on Aug. 26 to a car theft. It appeared to the victim that the subjects pried their way into the car through the rear passenger door. Missing from the car was a lockbox containing important documents, a stereo faceplate, a utility knife and a backpack with clothes, as well as medication.
RIGHT OF WAY, NOT THE HIGH WAY: Officers pulled over a car on Aug. 26 for failing to yield the right of way for oncoming traffic. Officers smelled burnt marijuana coming from the car. Officers had to remind him multiple times for his registration and insurance. Field sobriety tests showed the man was under the influence and he was arrested and the car towed.
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.