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City of Sumner Mayor Dave Enslow died Sunday, Dec. 17

City of Sumner Mayor Dave Enslow died Sunday, Dec. 17

Enslow served as mayor of 12 years and eight years as a City Council member.

 

Enumclaw mayoral debate | Part 3

Enumclaw mayoral debate | Part 3

This is Part 3 of a three part in-paper Enumclaw mayoral debate between Jan Molinaro and Kim Lauk. Both are first time candidates for mayor. The incumbent, Mayor Liz Reynolds, chose not to seek a third term. Lauk and Molinaro are current members of the City Council.

 

Enumclaw mayoral debate | Part 2

Enumclaw mayoral debate | Part 2

This is Part 2 of a three part in-paper Enumclaw mayoral debate between Jan Molinaro and Kim Lauk. Both are first time candidates for mayor. The incumbent, Mayor Liz Reynolds, chose not to seek a third term.

 

Enumclaw council members debate for executive seat | Part 1

Enumclaw council members debate for executive seat | Part 1

This is Part 1 of a three-part in-paper Enumclaw mayoral debate between Jan Molinaro and Kim Lauk. Both are first time candidates for mayor. The incumbent, Mayor Liz Reynolds, chose not to seek a third term. Lauk and Molinaro are current members of the City Council.

Enumclaw council members debate for executive seat | Part 1
Sawmill Creek fire update | Department of Natural Resources

Sawmill Creek fire update | Department of Natural Resources

Plateau residents wakes to smoke; air quality moderate to unhealthy for sensitive groups.

Sawmill Creek fire update | Department of Natural Resources
Norse Peak fire causes evacuation of Crystal Mountain Resort.                                Courtesy photo

Crystal Mountain Resort evacuation ordered due to Norse Peak fire

Staff and visitors are being evacuated to Greenwater Community Center.

Norse Peak fire causes evacuation of Crystal Mountain Resort.                                Courtesy photo
This strange work of writing and wondering | Our Corner

This strange work of writing and wondering | Our Corner

It’s an amalgamation of talk, tattling and at times tawdry titters, all under the headline of truth sleuthing.

This strange work of writing and wondering | Our Corner
Enumclaw cross country team does trail work at Nolte State Park

Enumclaw cross country team does trail work at Nolte State Park

The Enumclaw High School cross country team joined state park employees on Aug. 17 to spread about 18 yards of crushed rock around the trail in order to prevent erosion and improve the surface.

Enumclaw cross country team does trail work at Nolte State Park
Enumclaw mayoral candidate announces treatment for lymphoma

Enumclaw mayoral candidate announces treatment for lymphoma

“I have been living with it and dealing with it,” Jan Molinaro said. “It was caught very early on, which is very good news.”

Enumclaw mayoral candidate announces treatment for lymphoma
Trying to make sense of all this ‘discraziness’ | Our Corner

Trying to make sense of all this ‘discraziness’ | Our Corner

As a pick-me-up and drop-me-on-my-head bucket of fun, I have been trying to follow the unhealth care machinations in the U.S. Senate. It is the best situation comedy available on the hundreds of channels that entertain us with sunbathing fish and bugs in bathing suits.

Trying to make sense of all this ‘discraziness’ | Our Corner
Gold Rush Dancer wins the Longacres Mile

Gold Rush Dancer wins the Longacres Mile

The 4-year-old California-bred colt by Private Gold out of Dances on Water took the lead out of the third post position before settling in second off the leader, Dedicated to You, in the first quarter mile, which ran at 22.4 seconds.

Gold Rush Dancer wins the Longacres Mile
Fire teams battle Burnt Mountain and East Fork No. 2 fires

Fire teams battle Burnt Mountain and East Fork No. 2 fires

Firefighters staged at Thunder Mountain Middle School

Fire teams battle Burnt Mountain and East Fork No. 2 fires
Best of the Plateau

Vote for the Best of the Plateau

Vote for your favorite Plateau entertainment event, restaurant, person and many other categories.

Best of the Plateau
WTBOA Sales graduate and 2017 multiple stakes winner Mach One Rules is a leading contender for the Sunday, Aug. 13, Lonagcres Mile grade 3 at Emerald Downs.                                Photo by Wayne Nagai

2017 Washington Thoroughbred Breeders & Owners Association summer yearling and mixed sale Aug. 22

51st summer auction of the most promising yearlings from the region.

WTBOA Sales graduate and 2017 multiple stakes winner Mach One Rules is a leading contender for the Sunday, Aug. 13, Lonagcres Mile grade 3 at Emerald Downs.                                Photo by Wayne Nagai
Rope teams rescue a woman who fell below the Kummer Bridge.                                Photo Courtesy Kyle Ohashi

Woman rescued along Green River

Rope teams were brought to the Kummer Bridge after a woman fell from a trail above the Green River.

Rope teams rescue a woman who fell below the Kummer Bridge.                                Photo Courtesy Kyle Ohashi
View from Kummer Bridge                                Photo by Kevin Hanson

Four rescued by emergency personnel from Enumclaw ravine

Four people were rescued from below the Kummer Bridge off of the Enumclaw-Black Diamond Highway.

View from Kummer Bridge                                Photo by Kevin Hanson
Legislators find formula for basic education funds

Legislators find formula for basic education funds

Rep. Pat Sullivan and Sen. Joe Fain, legislators from the 47th District, were two of the principal negotiators who helped find the final pieces of the McCleary puzzle.

Legislators find formula for basic education funds
Babble, babble boil and bomb

Babble, babble boil and bomb

I have always been interested in languages. Since my first Spanish class in seventh grade, I have been taken by the puzzle of how people… Continue reading

Babble, babble boil and bomb
Miners Day 2017|Photo Gallery

Miners Day 2017|Photo Gallery

On July 8, Miners Day took place in Black Diamond, Washington. Miners Day is a day to celebrate the mining history of the area. The… Continue reading

Miners Day 2017|Photo Gallery
Tunes@Tapps begins concert series

Tunes@Tapps begins concert series

Allan Yorke Park was filled with the sound of the Generals 7 Dixie Land Band.

Tunes@Tapps begins concert series