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Hornets take three of four | Baseball

It was a big week for the Enumclaw High baseball boys.

Gov. Chris Gregoire signs House Bill 2216 April 6

DUI bill co-sponsored by Hurst and Dahlquist signed into law

While Olympia legislators tie themselves in knots over the budget, two 31st District legislators from opposite sides of the aisle co-sponsored a new law increasing the sentences for DUI vehicular homicide.

Gov. Chris Gregoire signs House Bill 2216 April 6
A Bonney Lake student examines a lemon slice in the kitchen of the Death By Chocolate fundraiser Saturday.

‘Death by Chocolate’ killed ’em with cocoa | SLIDESHOW

It was the sixth year for Death By Chocolate, and the Panther ProStart Culinary Arts team prepared sumptuous pastries to give the auction's name its meaning.

A Bonney Lake student examines a lemon slice in the kitchen of the Death By Chocolate fundraiser Saturday.

Accused pastor enters not-guilty plea during Thursday arraignment

Malcolm Fraser, the Enumclaw pastor charged with first-degree rape of a child, entered a not-guilty plea during a Thursday morning arraignment.

Kevin Nelson

Enumclaw High baseball finding the skills | Baseball

The Enumclaw High baseball team showed both its youth and potential while dropping two South Puget Sound League 3A games.

Kevin Nelson
The Lions Club’s annual Death by Chocolate fundraiser at Bonney Lake High Saturday

Dinner first, then Death by Chocolate at Bonney Lake High School | Slideshow

The Bonney Lake Lions Club’s presented its annual Death by Chocolate 2012 fundraiser at Bonney Lake High Saturday, March 31 at Bonney Lake High.

The Lions Club’s annual Death by Chocolate fundraiser at Bonney Lake High Saturday
Enumclaw  voters will decide April 17 whether to allow the King County Library System to annex the city library.

Enumclaw Library vote draws community debate | Special Election

Enumclaw is in the midst of one of its more controversial elections concerning the fate of the city’s public library.

Enumclaw  voters will decide April 17 whether to allow the King County Library System to annex the city library.

The Constitution vs. social media | Our Corner

Will our Constitution address the Internet world of social media? Does the power of Google and the company’s decisions on what hits the top of search sites trouble us? The collection of information by Facebook and other sites brings up a myriad of privacy problems and the questions once again point back to our Constitution.

Enumclaw City Council meeting notes | March 26

The council heard the first reading of a budget adjustment. The adjustment will allow the city to add a police officer and equipment, $93,724, fund $10,000 for an economic development project from 2011 and replace the roof of the office at the cemetery for $12,000.

McKenna Opland represented Enumclaw High in No. 1 singles during Friday’s win.

Hornet tennis team beats Yelm in season opener | Girls Tennis

Young, motivated and willing – that is the best description of the Enumclaw High girls tennis team.

McKenna Opland represented Enumclaw High in No. 1 singles during Friday’s win.
Tyler Carlson closes the door on the Federal Way rally Friday at Osborne Field. The Hornets won 3-2.

Enumclaw Hornets after four titles in a row | Baseball Preview

It snowed and hailed Sunday, which can only mean one thing in Enumclaw – it’s time for baseball season.

Tyler Carlson closes the door on the Federal Way rally Friday at Osborne Field. The Hornets won 3-2.

Editorial | I guess a person can go home again | Dennis Box

I had a dream the other night that I was in a scary movie and some short woman with funny glasses said, “He’s back.”

Zachary Montgomery

Cub scout and boy scout troops perform flag retirement ceremony in Enumclaw | Slideshow

Wolf Cub Scout Pack 500 and Boy Scout Troop 422 participated in a flag retirement ceremony at at the Enumclaw Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1949 building Saturday morning.

Zachary Montgomery
Rick Miller receives a love peck from his daughter Alivia

Lake Tapps Daddy-Daughter Dance | Slideshow

Fathers and daughters converged on Lake Tapps Elementary Friday for some old-fashioned parental bonding.

Rick Miller receives a love peck from his daughter Alivia
Mayor Liz Reynolds presents a Certificate of Recognition Monday

Third grade girl and Enumclaw Aquatic Center lifeguards recognized for saving a life

A young girl, Stormie Chisam and five Enumclaw Aquatic Center lifeguards joined together in a dramatic effort that saved a girl's life March 9.

Mayor Liz Reynolds presents a Certificate of Recognition Monday

31st legislators head back to State House for the special session

It’s “do over” time in Olympia. Gov. Chris Gregoire called a special session that began Monday after the two chambers could not come up with a supplemental budget.

Steve Garman asks the group questions during the Pierce County 31st District Republican caucus at  North Tapps Middle School Saturday. Raising her hand on the left is Kathy May

31st District Republican caucuses draw a large gathering at North Tapps Middle School and Auburn High | Slideshow

discussions surrounding key Republican issues, an opportunity to hear from Republican candidates and the selection of delegates to the March 17 legislative caucuses. There also will be a non-binding straw poll, where attendees will offer their personal choice to be the Republican candidate for president.

Steve Garman asks the group questions during the Pierce County 31st District Republican caucus at  North Tapps Middle School Saturday. Raising her hand on the left is Kathy May

OUR CORNER: Fear the mall, fear the shopping

Some smart guy told me once that myths are supposed to tell you something about yourself, some deep secret. Most deep secrets about myself I would rather not know. Let it all stay repressed and out of the way. I do like reading myths, however.

OUR CORNER: Dating changing with the times

Today's subject is online dating.I was hoping to do some research and write an extensive series or articles, but certain staff members think the story is too much fun for me.