Kevin Hanson

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
PHOTO BY KEVIN HANSON                                 Alan Predmore has said goodbye to the Buckley Fire Department, retiring after 23 years as chief.

Predmore goes from police officer to fire chief, now into retirement

“It’s not easy because I absolutely love my job and I love the department.”

PHOTO BY KEVIN HANSON                                 Alan Predmore has said goodbye to the Buckley Fire Department, retiring after 23 years as chief.
PHOTO BY KEVIN HANSON                                 Mike Hagadone, deputy superintendent for the White River School District, will retire Aug. 31 after 40 years in public education.

White River’s Mike Hagadone retires

Hagadone spent more than 40 years in public education, as a teacher and administrator

PHOTO BY KEVIN HANSON                                 Mike Hagadone, deputy superintendent for the White River School District, will retire Aug. 31 after 40 years in public education.
Wilkeson gets informational kiosk, will participate in Trails Day

Wilkeson gets informational kiosk, will participate in Trails Day

This was a first step in highlighting recreational opportunities in the Carbon River Valley.

Wilkeson gets informational kiosk, will participate in Trails Day
As promised, clippers clean mayor’s locks

As promised, clippers clean mayor’s locks

More than $28,000 was raised for Plateau Outreach Ministries and the Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation.

As promised, clippers clean mayor’s locks
Zach Miller wins Western Open tournament

Zach Miller wins Western Open tournament

The Buckley student ranks No. 17 in the nation in his age group.

Zach Miller wins Western Open tournament
Weekend livestock show fills the void for kids and their animals

Weekend livestock show fills the void for kids and their animals

You can still live bid at the Expo Center, or, for the first time, bid online.

Weekend livestock show fills the void for kids and their animals
Future of fall prep sports to be announced July 22

Future of fall prep sports to be announced July 22

If sports start up again, White River and Enumclaw will be in the same league.

Future of fall prep sports to be announced July 22
After 30-plus years with Buckley force, Chief Jim Arsanto steps into retirement
After 30-plus years with Buckley force, Chief Jim Arsanto steps into retirement
Man drowns during fishing trip to Deep Lake

Man drowns during fishing trip to Deep Lake

Both the father and son were thrown from their boat, but the child made it to shore.

Man drowns during fishing trip to Deep Lake
Assessments are in, Pierce County property values continue to climb

Assessments are in, Pierce County property values continue to climb

Properties in Orting saw the greatest percentage increase over last year

Assessments are in, Pierce County property values continue to climb
EHS roundabout on Warner and Semanski to be built summer of 2021

EHS roundabout on Warner and Semanski to be built summer of 2021

The city council recently approved its latest six-year Transportation Improvement Program plan.

EHS roundabout on Warner and Semanski to be built summer of 2021
Bald and shaved? Mayor sets fundraising challenge

Bald and shaved? Mayor sets fundraising challenge

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

Bald and shaved? Mayor sets fundraising challenge