Enumclaw

County allowing free disposal of storm debris | King County

Yard waste like branches, brush, tree stumps and wood rounds are allowed to be disposed for free at the Enumclaw Transfer Station this weekend.

Enumclaw council approves plans for 26 new homes

They’ll be built along the east side of Semanski Street, south of Roosevelt Avenue.

Enumclaw Recyclers, The Use Again Store re-open on Garrett

The businesses have collected close to 1.3 million pounds of electronics for the E-Cycle Washington program over four years.

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.

Local artist brings “Art of FLIGHT” to Chalet Theater

The snowboarding movie by Travis Rice is playing March 27 at The Chalet.

Swimming pool improvements approved by Enumclaw Council

The most pressing needs appear to be the roof, the pool liner, and deck — an estimated $630,000 of work over the next two years.

County says contentious recycle center clearing without a permit

The proposed Enumclaw Recycling Center is still going through the permitting process, but it appears the landowners have already started clearing out their land.

Enumclaw community groups, project awarded county grants | King County

Friends of Bass Lake, the Expo Center, a local farmer’s market, and the Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation all received some funds.

Enumclaw’s Williams receives Distinguished Service Award

Christine Williams runs the Neighbors Feeding Neighbors program, which fed 47,000 hot meals to seniors since 2012.

Spring is coming, and so is baby bird season

Local songbird rehabilitation nonprofit Featherhaven is looking for volunteers this season.

Six students honored in VFW’s annual essay contest

Sophia DeMarco, Gabrielle DeMarco, Natalie DeMarco, Marin Lawson, Ashley Dickerson, and Kate Dickson were recognized with scholarships late last month.

Enumclaw hears second proposal for downtown property

Part of this idea included a pavilion for residents and visitors to be able to enjoy.

Groups tell Enumclaw council what they do with public money

The Enumclaw Expo Center, KCLS, Plateau Outreach Ministries, and the Chamber of Commerce were represented.

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.

Festival aims to heal those grieving from loss

Samsarafest returns to the Enumclaw Expo Center with a little more experience under its belt.

Enumclaw mayor delivers first “State of the City” address

The local pool, state Route 410, and a downtown pavilion were each mentioned.

Saving salmon: Downstream fish passage to be added to Green River

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration issued a formal biological opinion, requiring action that will save salmon and steelhead heading downstream on the Green.

Exploring the ins and outs of anxiety

The 2017 film “Angst” will be showing March 6 at Enumclaw High School, followed by a panel discussion with Enumclaw School District counselors.

Russell Wilson and Ciara unveil the limited edition King County System Library cards that feature them and their dreams Friday at the Tukwila Library. The new library cards coincide with the newly launched DREAM BIG: Anything is Possible campaign. Courtesy photo by Why Not You Foundation

New teen campaign, DREAM BIG, kicked off Friday

Russell Wilson and Ciara were on hand to unveil limited edition library cards featuring the duo.

Russell Wilson and Ciara unveil the limited edition King County System Library cards that feature them and their dreams Friday at the Tukwila Library. The new library cards coincide with the newly launched DREAM BIG: Anything is Possible campaign. Courtesy photo by Why Not You Foundation