One of these eight designs could become Enumclaw's first municipal flag; the city council will discuss the designs, and possibly adopt one, during the Jan. 24 meeting.

Enumclaw officials narrow down community flag designs

The city council could adopt a municipal flag as soon as Jan. 24.

Rep. Drew Stokesbary and Rep. Eric Robertson. Contributed photos

Reps. Stokesbary, Robertson hosting District 31 virtual town hall

The event is Saturday, Jan. 22, starting at 10:30 a.m.

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COVID case numbers in Enumclaw have been on the rise since Christmas week. Screenshot

Omicron continues to surge in Enumclaw

Data shows 15 percent of public COVID tests in December came back positive.

A review of the fatal shooting of Quincy Bishop found that the two officers and one deputy involved were justified in firing their weapons.

Investigators find fatal 2020 police shooting of Carbonado man justified

Members of Quincy Bishop’s family plan to sue, arguing the shooting was “unnecessary and improper.”

The Enumclaw library is passing out free at-home rapid COVID tests. Photo by Ray Miller-Still

Enumclaw library passing out at-home rapid COVID tests, planning vaccine events

Supply is limited; patrons are asked to limit themselves to two tests per household.

During a news conference Thursday, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee explains the deployment of the National Guard to hospitals to assist with the coronavirus surge. (TVW) 20220113

Surgeries paused, National Guard deployed to assist hospitals

King County health officials say 1 in 7 ICU and acute-care hospital beds are occupied by a COVID patient.

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Prosecutor alleges Seattle man recorded Muckleshoot Casino employee using toilet

The Auburn Police Department reports that a Seattle man used his cell phone to record an employee of the Muckleshoot… Continue reading

It was a Hornet-Hornet battle for a rebound Friday night when the girls' teams from White River and Enumclaw met in Buckley. Coming away with the ball is White River freshman Vivian Kingston; also in the scramble are teammate Josie Jacobs and Enumclaw's Bella Firnkoess (21). Photo by Kevin Hanson

In battles of the baskets, Buckley reigns supreme

White River’s girls will enter the regular-season finale undefeated.

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County auditor finds agencies fall short on emergency services

The auditor’s office recommends clarifying responsibilities and accountability for effective planning.

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Federal Way resident Bob Roegner is a former mayor of Auburn. Contact bjroegner@comcast.net.

2022 will be a trial run for 2024 for conservatives | Roegner

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It was a Hornet-Hornet battle for a rebound Friday night when the girls' teams from White River and Enumclaw met in Buckley. Coming away with the ball is White River freshman Vivian Kingston; also in the scramble are teammate Josie Jacobs and Enumclaw's Bella Firnkoess (21). Photo by Kevin Hanson

In battles of the baskets, Buckley reigns supreme

White River’s girls will enter the regular-season finale undefeated.

 

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Visitors to Cole Street have been enjoying weekly “snow” events every Friday from 5 to 5:30, when portions of the street close to allow folks to enjoy food and drinks outdoors around fire pits (if the weather is clear). Going into January, the snow events are expected to move to Saturdays at the same time.

At A Glance: January 2022 events

Listen to some music, play in the snow, and get to meet your local journalists.

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Kirkland-based company sues to challenge ‘tribal gaming monopoly’ in Washington

Company called the state’s policy an “erroneous application of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act.”