Kevin Hanson

Bald and shaved? Mayor sets fundraising challenge

The goal is to raise $20,000 for Plateau Outreach Ministries and the Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation.

 

Enumclaw pool to remain closed until September

The decision came down to cost, as the pool was already scheduled to be closed in August.

 

Plans still in works for downtown parking lot

The Thunder Dome Car Museum is looking at building a commercial building on the site.

 

Enumclaw High’s graduating class of 2020 was honored with a parade and concert Monday afternoon at the Expo Center. The event was put together in a week, following a phone call from country artist Drew Baldridge. More than 200 vehicles gathered on the midway, filled with grads, family and friends. After Baldridge performed three songs, the crowd was led from the Expo Center by grad Cooper Hanson in a John Deere tractor. Photo by Kevin Hanson

Special events highlight EHS Class of 2020

Hornets had an afternoon graduation parade and concert at the Enumclaw Expo Center, followed by an evening program aired on ECTV.

Enumclaw High’s graduating class of 2020 was honored with a parade and concert Monday afternoon at the Expo Center. The event was put together in a week, following a phone call from country artist Drew Baldridge. More than 200 vehicles gathered on the midway, filled with grads, family and friends. After Baldridge performed three songs, the crowd was led from the Expo Center by grad Cooper Hanson in a John Deere tractor. Photo by Kevin Hanson

Plans for 102 home sites OK’d by Enumclaw Council

The council approved Phase 5 of the Suntop development and a preliminary plat for the new Hazel Estates.

Enumclaw’s first-quarter finances OK, but tough times still remain

Some of the city’s revenues were “significantly affected by the pandemic”, while others remained “somewhat neutral.”

Athletes, coaches, parents and fans throughout the state are waiting for news about the start of the fall athletic season. Once gatherings are permitted, coaches will be able to work with players (like in this photo with Enumclaw football coach Mark Gunderson teaching technique) and players can hit the field. File photo by Kevin Hanson

Calendar for start of high school sports uncertain

The fall sports season could start in August, or it could be pushed to September.

Athletes, coaches, parents and fans throughout the state are waiting for news about the start of the fall athletic season. Once gatherings are permitted, coaches will be able to work with players (like in this photo with Enumclaw football coach Mark Gunderson teaching technique) and players can hit the field. File photo by Kevin Hanson

Outdoor dining encouraged in downtown Enumclaw

Additionally, the local Chamber of Commerce is planning an Independence Day “parade-in-place.”

Local resident releases “Tahoma,” tells of Mount Rainier’s natural history

It took six years to write the book, and another four to publish.

New superintendent chosen to lead Enumclaw School District

Dr. Shaun Carey hails from the Franklin Pierce school system.

Districts changing summer nutrition programs, making food available to more kids

Enumclaw is expanding to four new locations for food pickups, and White River is adding a second.

Enumclaw High students earn state FFA honors

Together, these eight students have completed a combined 2,880 hours of classroom instruction and 2,400 hours of work on their Supervised Agricultural Experience projects.

White River athletes officially join collegiate programs

A multitude of local students are ready to take their athleticism to the next level.

Graham tabbed to lead Enumclaw High girls hoop program

Danny Graham has built an impressive record as a coach, leading teams to wining records, state tournaments and, eventually, to the medal stand. Now, he’s… Continue reading

Crystal opens with new rules for visitors, employees

Make sure you have a reservation and be conscious of your social distancing.

Local residents — including police chief — targeted by unemployment fraud schemes

A total of 60 cases of fraud targeting city officials have been reported.

Road improvement projects under way in Enumclaw, Buckley

A silver lining on the pandemic is that roads are clear to start construction projects faster than originally planned.

Public will have opportunity to hear from superintendent finalists

The three candidates will be interviewed June 2 - 4.

White River seventh in state Scholastic Cup standings

Several Enumclaw teams also placed well in the state-wide contest.