Karla Jean Nearhood died May 6, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis. She was 63.
She was born Jan. 8, 1951, and graduated from White River High School in 1969. For more than 20 years, she was a long-haul truck driver all over the United States and Canada.
She is survived by parents Bob and LaVerne Nearhood; daughter Robin Madlem and husband Jeff; sisters Karen Woldt and husband Gary, Kathie Soler and husband Len, Connie Jeter and husband Jerry and Kristi Crumpton; brother Keven Nearhood; and four grandsons.
There will be a celebration of her life at a later date.
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.
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.
Local football teams went three-for-four Friday night, with Enumclaw, Sumner and White River picking up league victories.