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And the 2016 political race is on | Our Corner

And the 2016 political race is on | Our Corner

Here we go round the political bush.

And the 2016 political race is on | Our Corner
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The 2016 political race is on | Our Corner

Here we go round the political bush. This is the week candidates sign on the line to run for various elected offices that do the day-to-day work of governing.

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OK, what exactly is a ‘swipe’? | Our Corner
OK, what exactly is a ‘swipe’? | Our Corner
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OK, what exactly is a ‘swipe’? | Our Corner

I bought a new phone. The phone I had was dandy, but like all computer devices it is meant to croak at the most rotten time possible.

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East Pierce Fire and Rescue levy passing | Election Results

The East Pierce Fire and Rescue levy lid lift was passing based on the first results posted Tuesday evening.

Enumclaw/King County Fire District 28 levy passing

The Enumclaw Fire Department/King County Fire District 28 levy was passing with the first election results posted Tuesday evening.

Enumclaw Friendship House manager guilty on one count of second degree theft

Jamie M. Casteel, the former manager of the Friendship House located in Enumclaw, was found guilty of second degree theft in King County Superior Court March 31.

Opera shines light on Mr. Fun Guy | Our Corner

Opera shines light on Mr. Fun Guy | Our Corner

After careful and painstaking deliberation, I have decided it is time to disclose my secret identity that I have kept shrouded behind my newspaper editor facade. In real life, I am Mr. Fun Guy.

Opera shines light on Mr. Fun Guy | Our Corner
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Opera shines light on Mr. Fun Guy | Our Corner

After careful and painstaking deliberation, I have decided it is time to disclose my secret identity that I have kept shrouded behind my newspaper editor facade. In real life, I am Mr. Fun Guy.

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Fire District 28 rolls out April levy lift measure

Fire District 28 rolls out April levy lift measure

The question of how much Plateau voters are willing to pay for fire and emergency medical service returns to the ballot April 26. It is a question every fire district, department or regional fire authority in the state must wrestle with on a continuing basis.

Fire District 28 rolls out April levy lift measure
Aleea Gwerder takes off with the baton in the 1

EHS spring standouts driving for state honors | 2016 Spring Sports Previews

Girls relay squad among best in the state

Aleea Gwerder takes off with the baton in the 1
According to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office

Rothermel pleads guilty to child rape

Ryan Allan Rothermel entered guilty pleas Friday to three counts of third-degree child rape.

According to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office

Fatal rollover accident on SR 165 near Wilkeson | East Pierce Fire and Rescue

East Pierce Fire and Rescue responded to a vehicle crash near Wilkeson in the 14700 block of state Route 165.

Enumclaw High senior standout Quinn Breidenbach has been striking out opposing hitters at a rapid pace. She'll add to her total this season

Enumclaw fastpitch, baseball ready to roll | 2016 Spring Sports Previews

When Quinn Breidenbach throws her first pitch March 18 against Tahoma, the Hornet hurler will be in her final campaign to show she has the best stuff in the state.

Enumclaw High senior standout Quinn Breidenbach has been striking out opposing hitters at a rapid pace. She'll add to her total this season
Lane and road closures

Milk truck rolls near Enumclaw, SR 164 closed both directions | WSDOT

WSDOT is reporting a milk truck rolled over near the intersection of state Route 164 and SR 169 in Enumclaw.

Lane and road closures
Enumclaw’s Scotty Garvin puts up a shot during the Hornets’ Saturday loss to Stanwood. Photo by Vince Miller.

Enumclaw boys come up short against Stanwood

The Enumclaw High boys took their hoops show to the regional round of the 3A state tournament.

Enumclaw’s Scotty Garvin puts up a shot during the Hornets’ Saturday loss to Stanwood. Photo by Vince Miller.
White River Hornet forward Kendall Bird shoots over Washougal defenders Saturday at Puyallup High.

White River girls basketball team finish season in regional tournament | Slideshow

The White River girls basketball team completed a successful season at the regional tournament losing to Washougal 40-34.

White River Hornet forward Kendall Bird shoots over Washougal defenders Saturday at Puyallup High.
Enumclaw Hornet Josh Erickson drives to the basket Saturday at Rogers High against Stanwood.

Enumclaw boys basketball team falls to Stanwood in regional tournament | Slideshow

The Enumclaw boys basketball team reached the regional tournament and played Stanwood Saturday at Rogers High losing 77-67.

Enumclaw Hornet Josh Erickson drives to the basket Saturday at Rogers High against Stanwood.
Senior Kyle Opland brought home the 120-pound title

Local wrestlers shine at Mat Classic; EHS ties for fifth

Wrestlers from Bonney Lake and Enumclawhoisted championship trophies Saturday, the final day of the 3A Mat Classic at the Tacoma Dome. The annual state wrestling tournament, which has been throwing mats out since 1923, began Friday and wrapped up with the final rounds Saturday evening.

Senior Kyle Opland brought home the 120-pound title
Enumclaw gymnast Victoria Hernandez finished sixth on the beam and third on the floor at the state gymnastics meet Feb. 19 and 20.

Enumclaw High School fourth in state gymnastics

Gymnasts from Enumclaw, Bonney Lake and Sumner competed at the Class 2A/3A state gymnastics championships Friday and Saturday in the Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall.

Enumclaw gymnast Victoria Hernandez finished sixth on the beam and third on the floor at the state gymnastics meet Feb. 19 and 20.