Skateboard heist | Enumclaw Police Blotter
SKATEBOARD HEIST: The morning of Sept. 15 a student was riding a friend’s skateboard to school, traveling on Wells Street. She was confronted by two males and a female who pushed her and took the skateboard.
ARREST WARRANT: Police made contact at 6:24 a.m. Sept 15 with an individual at a local restaurant. The suspect was arrested on a warrant issued by Enumclaw Municipal Court and transported to the city jail for booking.
NO TROUBLE: A citizen called police Sept. 14, reporting a suspicious person inside a Ventura Avenue home while the owner was known to be away. An officer checked and found the individual was a friend of the owner’s and was simply there watering plants.
This is Part 2 of a three part in-paper Enumclaw mayoral debate between Jan Molinaro and Kim Lauk. Both are first time candidates for mayor. The incumbent, Mayor Liz Reynolds, chose not to seek a third term.
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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 Courier-Herald is publishing a three-part debate between Black Diamond Mayor Carol Benson and her opponent Judy Baxley. Last week, candidates answered questions concerning the city, and what they would do as mayor to address any issues. This week, Part 2, is a chance for candidates to rebut their opponent’s statements. Part 3 will wrap-up with final statements.