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City’s taking sponsorships for downtown memorial benches

City’s taking sponsorships for downtown memorial benches

Contact Alina Hibbs at ahibbs@ci.enumclaw.wa.us to inquire.

City’s taking sponsorships for downtown memorial benches
Flaming Geyser State Park: wide open spaces for the family, trails offer solitude
Flaming Geyser State Park: wide open spaces for the family, trails offer solitude
Black Diamond Open Space: plenty of room for trail hikers, mountain bikers

Black Diamond Open Space: plenty of room for trail hikers, mountain bikers

This is the third in a series of articles about local hikes.

Black Diamond Open Space: plenty of room for trail hikers, mountain bikers
Old Mine Trail: a short-but-steep climb provides a vivid reminder of region’s mining history

Old Mine Trail: a short-but-steep climb provides a vivid reminder of region’s mining history

This is the second in a series of articles about local hikes.

Old Mine Trail: a short-but-steep climb provides a vivid reminder of region’s mining history
“Remote learning” beginning in Enumclaw, White River

“Remote learning” beginning in Enumclaw, White River

Make sure to check out your district’s websites for specific details.

“Remote learning” beginning in Enumclaw, White River
Melmont Ghost Town: remains of the former coal-mining town are a short drive, easy hike away

Melmont Ghost Town: remains of the former coal-mining town are a short drive, easy hike away

This is the first in a series of articles about local hikes.

Melmont Ghost Town: remains of the former coal-mining town are a short drive, easy hike away
Want to register to vote? Here’s how

Want to register to vote? Here’s how

You can register the same day as election day, but you may want to skip the hassle.

Want to register to vote? Here’s how
Mountain accidents take lives of Black Diamond resident, JBLM soldier

Mountain accidents take lives of Black Diamond resident, JBLM soldier

Antonio Scott and Craig Goodwin were found two days apart.

Mountain accidents take lives of Black Diamond resident, JBLM soldier
Despite efforts, Lake Sawyer claims drowning victim

Despite efforts, Lake Sawyer claims drowning victim

Enumclaw firefighter Josh Hettick was the first on the scene, despite being off duty.

Despite efforts, Lake Sawyer claims drowning victim
Council rejects Sheriff’s Office ballot proposals promoted by county leaders

Council rejects Sheriff’s Office ballot proposals promoted by county leaders

The local council believes the power behind the sheriff should be the people, not the county council.

Council rejects Sheriff’s Office ballot proposals promoted by county leaders
At Enumclaw and White River High, sports are on hold until late December

At Enumclaw and White River High, sports are on hold until late December

December, March, and April will be busy months for student athletes.

At Enumclaw and White River High, sports are on hold until late December
Learning is remote, but school meals will still be distributed to students

Learning is remote, but school meals will still be distributed to students

The pandemic forced schools to provide meals for free, but students will now resume paying for their lunches.

Learning is remote, but school meals will still be distributed to students
City looking to direct Boise Creek away from golf course

City looking to direct Boise Creek away from golf course

Re-channeling the creek will benefit both golfers and salmon, who need a less debris-chocked path upstream.

City looking to direct Boise Creek away from golf course
Buckley’s six-year street plan includes plenty for bridge, trail

Buckley’s six-year street plan includes plenty for bridge, trail

The council also banned the use of “unmanned aircraft” that can take pictures or audio.

Buckley’s six-year street plan includes plenty for bridge, trail
Shaun Carey settling in as Enumclaw School District superintendent

Shaun Carey settling in as Enumclaw School District superintendent

Meet the “army brat” that started his career teaching at JBLM.

Shaun Carey settling in as Enumclaw School District superintendent
Skogen promoted from No. 2 to chief of Buckley Fire Department

Skogen promoted from No. 2 to chief of Buckley Fire Department

The city is still looking for a new police chief.

Skogen promoted from No. 2 to chief of Buckley Fire Department
Council ponders allowing alcohol in downtown area

Council ponders allowing alcohol in downtown area

To keep the downtown economy rolling, Enumclaw is considering what other cities have already enacted.

Council ponders allowing alcohol in downtown area
Former Enumclaw golf standout returns to lead the team

Former Enumclaw golf standout returns to lead the team

Mara (Koplitz) Rogan placed sixth individually in the Class 4A field while she was a Hornet.

Former Enumclaw golf standout returns to lead the team
Three arrested following Enumclaw ‘smoke shop’ burglaries

Three arrested following Enumclaw ‘smoke shop’ burglaries

Two shops were broken into three times in early July.

Three arrested following Enumclaw ‘smoke shop’ burglaries
Pile of ‘coal tailings’ smolder at Cumberland

Pile of ‘coal tailings’ smolder at Cumberland

The fire has been going for more than eight weeks, and local, state, and federal government departments are involved in putting it out.

Pile of ‘coal tailings’ smolder at Cumberland