Bonney Lake

Daffodil princesses appear at local libraries

Bonney Lake and Sumner have their events April 27, while Buckley will host its royalty May 4.

 

East Pierce pays off 2012 bond early

The bond helped buy the land a new Bonney Lake headquarter fire station will be built.

 

Courier-Herald to stop Bonney Lake coverage

Additionally, the paper will be moving offices (though we will still be in the same building) and be moving toward a paid subscription-only business model.

Six local projects, totaling nearly $1.5 million, in House budget

They include the proposed Mount Peak fire lookout, a mountain bike tail in Tehaleh, the Enumclaw pool, and more.

Local student artist heads to annual OPSI art competition

Zoe Asquith, a BLHS senior, hopes her surreal self-portrait will make waves at the May event.

Bonney Lake girls take middle school state hoop title

The Bonney Lake Basketball Academy’s seventh-grade girls won it all.

State OK’s waiver for Enumclaw, pair of snow days will not be made up

White River School District also had its waivers approved, but the Sumner-Bonney Lake School District has not, and school could continue until June 27.

Average property taxes drop while home values rise on the Plateau

But new legislation may cause property taxes to rise again in 2020.

Woman dead in Bonney Lake fire

The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office determined Sandra Penland, 55, died of carbon monoxide poisoning.

Bonney Lake DECA students heading to Florida conference

In total, 9 Panthers are going to the international get-together.

Bonney Lake woman one of many to sue banks over bond issue

Her bond, bought in 1981 for $500, was expected to be worth around $2,500 today.

Bonney Lake’s Ozmer honored for her role as a military caregiver

She will be representing the Elizabeth Dole Foundation as she shares her stories with the White House, Congress, Department of Veterans Affairs, and other government agencies for the next two years.

Fennel Creek trail construction given the go-ahead

It was a bit more expensive than the Bonney Lake City Council expected.

Districts addressing snow days, petitioning to get two days waived

The Enumclaw School District may be in session through June 25 to make up for the recent snow days.

Alleged rapist died by suicide in Pierce County jail

Errol Leon Vanpevenage, Jr., 55, was arrested Feb. 13, and died Feb. 26.

Bonney Lake man eats meth, causes flight to divert

Douglas Braden Smyser, 21, is being charged with a federal crime for interfering with a flight crew.

Lake Tapps father allegedly beats daughter for taking extra food

The student told her school counselor she was first hit with a belt, and then a golf club.

Bonney Lake turns 70, and it’s throwing a party

Join Mayor Neil Johnson and the Greater Bonney Lake Historical Society this Thursday, Feb. 28, to celebrate local history.

Man pleads not guilty to rape of local teen

Errol Leon Vanpevenage, Jr., admitted to knowing the 17-year old was underage, and allegedly threatened her and her family if she broke off contact.