Buckley

Buckley updates list of future transportation projects

The most expensive project on the list is the construction of a new pedestrian bridge over the White River.

 

Rainier School’s Human Rights Committee needs new members

In order to keep some patients safe and healthy, their individual rights may have to be abridged. The Human Rights Committee tries to ensure no right is taken away unnecessarily.

 

Levy passage ensures Foothills Trail bridge connection

A new bridge could come as soon as 2021 or 2022.

 

‘Get Hired’ session will be coming to Buckley library

The mid-September event aims to help people develop more technical skills or edit their resume.

Work started on solution for Spiketon Bridge closure

The new temporary bridge, which will be two-lanes large and have no weight restrictions, is expected to be completed in October.

Big Brothers Big Sisters, mental health professionals coming to local schools

The pilot program will not only help students, but their parents as well, with mental health workers hosting discussions at the Enumclaw and Buckley libraries.

White River superintendent honored for work on behalf of students, staff

Janel Keating Hambly received the Robert J. Handy Most Effective Administrator Award.

Organize your own Neighbors Night Out

Being a good neighbor is one way to improve your life and become a better person.

Get to know your local trails on the third annual Pierce County Trails Day

Buckley, Bonney Lake, Orting, and Mount Rainier are all having some sort of trail event.

Mom and Me offers free medical care to everyone

The mobile clinic travels south King County and east Pierce County offering myriad services. Its founders want to expand to a permanent clinic in Buckley.

Live music options abound this summer

There are still many concerts you can catch in Buckley and Enumclaw.

Rules on pit bulls to be relaxed

Enumclaw and Buckley can still ban “dangerous breeds,” but individual dogs that pass a class must be exempted from the ban.

Fireworks enthusiasts, remember local ordinances

Getting caught lighting off fireworks outside the legal time window or lighting “special” fireworks could land you a misdemeanor or civil infraction.

Locals earn university honors

WSU, Central Washington, UW, and others are represented.

Log Show has parade, vendors, carnival and two days of competition

The annual Buckley Log Show annually brings two-plus days of fun, packed with a parade, vendors, a carnival and competition. The show, now in its… Continue reading

More trail coming; only thing missing is a bridge

Both Enumclaw and Buckley residents celebrated the Foothills Trail expansion groundbreaking event last Wednesday.

Helping Plateau, Washington Princesses go to the ball

The Orting-based Princess Project of Washington helps women of all ages dress up for any sort of event, free of charge.

Summer meals available to kids in Enumclaw, Buckley

These programs help feed youths that may have only been able to get their only meal of the day at school.

Clark touts benefits of Sound Birth method

Kelly Clark has a rather specific audience for her professional services. As a practicing doula, her clients are women who are pregnant and anxious about… Continue reading

Temporary bridge to restore SR 162 access

Buckley residents, rejoice! The bridge is expected to be open again by mid-September.