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St. Elizabeth nurses sign new contract with CHI Franciscan

The new agreement helps ensure safe staffing levels and increases in pay.

Local midwife offers alternative birth options

Many studies show home births are not that much more dangerous than hospital births — and Washington is one of the best states to use a midwife.

Grace Point Church hosts Wild Game Feed

The event is Jan. 18 from 6 to 9 p.m.

How to recycle your holiday trees, lights

You can either have the city of Enumclaw pick it up, or drive it to the nearby transfer station.

Top 10 stories of 2019

It’s been a long year — check out some of the Plateau’s biggest stories you may have missed or forgotten.

Examining the factors behind Chilcott’s release

Did the King County Superior Court stand up for Anthony Chilcott’s rights under the law to be released without bail, or did a quick decision let down the Black Diamond community?

Buckley passes new dangerous dog ordinance

Pit bulls and other “dangerous” canines on the Plateau can now take a test to be exempt from breed-specific legislation

Holiday light show benefits Black Diamond Food Bank

The Very Merry Christmas House is having its light show until Jan. 3, 2020.

Former Buckleyite takes gold in international dance competition

Zachary Kelley has been dancing since he was 6 years old. Just last month, he was named one of the best tap dancers in the world.

Horses seized in Enumclaw after allegations of hoarding, abandonment

Sharon Hunter said the horses would be staying on the land for just a few weeks — but it’s alleged she more or less abandoned them there.

Filing week for drainage district elections ends Dec. 13

If you want to help your city prevent flooding, now is your chance.

Horses seized in Enumclaw after allegations of hoarding, abandonment

Sharon Hunter said the horses would be staying on the land for just a few weeks — but it’s alleged she more or less abandoned them there.

New charges against Black Diamond man who poisoned step-daughter

The new charges against Allen Bittner involve child molestation and rape.

St. Elizabeth workers picket for increased staffing, pay increases

Without appropriate staffing levels, nurses say, patients can’t receive the care they deserve.

Giving Trees, Cops for Kids can make the season brighter for local children

Find out how you can help brighten up someone’s Christmas.

Enumclaw Recyclers throws holiday recycling party

Enumclaw Recyclers is getting into the holiday spirit with its first-ever Not Trash Bash. The free event, which is Dec. 7 from 9 to 6,… Continue reading

Father charged with assault after giving step daughter chloroform

Though initially put on life support, the girl has recovered enough to talk to police.

Mountain View Fire moves to end contract with Black Diamond

Three years remain on the current contract, but this move highlights the financial tensions between the city and fire department.

Students work to bring holiday cheer to Buckley

It’s the second annual Merry on Main, brought to you by the White River High School DECA club.

A day in the life of a Civil War soldier, Part IV

Cpl. Theodore Hill Jr. will soon be going home, after a brush with death.