Kevin Hanson

Enumclaw dropping sewer rate, will not increase water cost

Public Works Director Jeff Lincoln said the sewer rate can drop 10 percent.

Certain businesses banned from prime sites in Buckley

Entering Buckley from the west provides a highway panorama that may not be too attractive and is noticeably short on retail opportunities. Now, in a… Continue reading

Nelson honored as state Superintendent of the Year

The district’s Board of Directors was also given the honor of being named the 2018 Board of Distinction.

Athletes make their futures official, sign with colleges

Students from White River, Sumner, and Bonney Lake are ready for the next step in their education and athletics.

White River fish passage project under way

The old 1940s system was designed to haul 20,000 fish annually. Now the facility has to be upgraded to handle 20,000 a day.

Enumclaw, Bonney Lake represent at state swim championships

A Hornet relay team placed 15th, while a Panther was outed in the preliminaries.

Three local teams bounced in first round of state soccer playoffs

Bonney Lake, White River and Sumner went out early in postseason this year.

White River eighth in 2A state volleyball

The Hornets stated the tournament facing an old enemy, the Fife Trojans.

Citizens can weigh in on Enumclaw budget, property tax rate

Public hearings on the budget will be held Nov. 13 and Nov. 26.

Buckley’s Roberts joins PLU Athletic Hall of Fame

Roberts was once coached at Sumner High School, before joining up with Enumclaw.

White River in state volleyball, Bonney Lake aims for 3A berth

The Enumclaw Hornets took two losses, ending their season at the West Central/Southwest District tournament.

Area football teams play final games of season

Enumclaw and White River ended their season with a loss, but Sumner and Bonney Lake had exciting last games.

Local runners qualify for state XC championships

Folks from all area school will be heading to state this year.

Buckley renews contract with judge, provides pay increase

Another item accepting $30,000 in credit for work that did not meet the terms of a million-dollar contract.

Enumclaw officially adopts new garbage collection rates

Check out how much your bill may grow or shrink, depending on how much trash you produce.

Local teams chasing state soccer berths

Check out the various paths White River, Bonney Lake, Enumclaw, and Sumner will have to travel to get into state competitions.

Buckley museum houses Odd Fellows’ statewide collection

The new museum has been planned for the last five years, opening just last August for people who enjoy the mysteries of fraternal organizations.

Mid-term election ballots full to burst

King and Pierce County ballots have everything from Congressional races to local levy lid lifts.

Increased collection fees addressed by Enumclaw council

Due to China taking itself out of the recycling market, it’s going to cost local residents more to have their trash and recycling taken away.