Kevin Hanson

Graduation punctures holes in BLHS lineup

The Bonney Lake High boys soccer program is going through an evolutionary process common to fairly new schools.

Joe Berger returns to the Hornet lineup as a distance threat.  EHS has a number of athletes who are making the transition from the successful cross country season.

State place-winner Jones returns to Enumclaw roster

The Enumclaw High track and field crew was hit hard by graduation following last year’s successful campaign, but it appears the Hornets are poised for another productive season, particularly on the girls’ side of things.

Joe Berger returns to the Hornet lineup as a distance threat.  EHS has a number of athletes who are making the transition from the successful cross country season.
Gilbert John is among the youngsters receiving care at Ashley House in rural Enumclaw.

Ashley House’s reputation expands across the globe

Offering compassionate care in a home-like environment to “medically fragile” children is clearly a daunting task, but The Ashley House has been meeting its lofty ideals for nearly two decades.

Gilbert John is among the youngsters receiving care at Ashley House in rural Enumclaw.

Scheidt takes over Hornets’ helm

New coach Jerry Scheidt has plenty of returning faces as he takes the helm of the White River High track and field program.

City planning business summit for April

Members of the local business scene are being invited to an economic summit that will seek to identify problems and brainstorm possible solutions to Enumclaw’s current doldrums.

Hornets plan on being in playoffs when dust settles

With a strong core of returning players, a postseason appearance certainly seems possible for the 2009 edition of the White River High soccer program.

All-league forward returns to roster

Coach Skip Ashley is cautiously optimistic about what the coming soccer season will bring for his Enumclaw High Hornets.

Graduation punctures holes in BLHS lineup

The Bonney Lake High boys soccer program is going through an evolutionary process common to fairly new schools.

Joe Berger returns to the Hornet lineup as a distance threat.  EHS has a number of athletes who are making the transition from the successful cross country season.

State place-winner Jones returns to Enumclaw roster

The Enumclaw High track and field crew was hit hard by graduation following last year’s successful campaign, but it appears the Hornets are poised for another productive season, particularly on the girls’ side of things.

Joe Berger returns to the Hornet lineup as a distance threat.  EHS has a number of athletes who are making the transition from the successful cross country season.

Military vets will get local support

Military veterans no longer have to dial the phone or trek to neighboring communities to find a sympathetic ear.

Melanie Roach

Olympic weightlifter Melanie Roach aims to inspire young athletes

Melanie Roach followed a rocky road that included steps as a troubled teen and injured athlete before finding Olympic success and personal satisfaction.

Melanie Roach
Melanie Roach

Roach brings a message of determination to help inspire young athletes

Melanie Roach followed a rocky road that included steps as a troubled teen and injured athlete before finding Olympic success and personal satisfaction.

Melanie Roach

Enumclaw fast tracks King County Fair planning

King County handed the King County Fair operation to the city of Enumclaw on Feb. 23, but Joan Lewis knew she couldn’t sit around doing nothing until the county took its final, formal step.

Heather Hitch and the Hornets stayed alive in the hunt for a state berth Friday night.

Hornets keep afloat with 45-34 victory

The Enumclaw High girls kept their state tournament hopes alive with a 45-34 victory Friday night over Mount Rainier.

Heather Hitch and the Hornets stayed alive in the hunt for a state berth Friday night.
Brooke Paulson and the White River High girls basketball team sewed up another trip to state with a 71-66 win over Hazen.

White River seals its ninth trip to state in 11 years

The White River High girls punched their ticket to the Class 3A state basketball tournament with a 71-66 victory Feb. 25 over the Hazen Highlanders.

Brooke Paulson and the White River High girls basketball team sewed up another trip to state with a 71-66 win over Hazen.

Fire chief selection due any day

Thirty-one candidates applied to be the new chief of Enumclaw/Fire District 28, four hopefuls were invited to town for interviews Feb. 25 and two finalists returned Monday for further questioning.

Enumclaw High girls keep hoop dreams alive, play again Friday

The Enumclaw High girls kept their season alive Wednesday night with a convincing 67-51 victory over Capital High. They are know two victories shy of earning a berth in the Class 3A state tournament.

White River girls earn state berth with Wednesday win over Hazen

The White River High girls punched their ticket to the Class 3A state basketball tournament Wednesday night with a 71-66 victory over the Hazen Highlanders.

City, UTC to continue negotiating

The back-and-forth negotiating between Enumclaw and the state’s Utilities and Transporta-tion Commission will continue next week, as the city looks to avoid possible fines threatened by the state agency.

Know where your meal comes from

A quick stroll past the meat counter of a popular megastore Sunday afternoon prompted thoughts of Piggy Sue and others.