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Sumner sophomore to perform in London’s New Year’s Parade

Three hundred million people watch London’s New Year’s Parade every year.

BL girls hope to repeat, boys look to rebound

‘Tis the season for layups, free throws and three pointers.

Developer sues Black Diamond council

Oakpointe lawsuit alleges 135 counts of Open Public Meeting Act violations, asks court to hold council members Pat Pepper, Erika Morgan and Brian Weber personally liable for $67,500.

Sumner High graduate releases first EP

After two years of composing, songwriting and recording, the Sierra Lauren released her first extended play, “True North,” over the Thanksgiving weekend.

Jade Greens closes over water rights

Jade Greens Golf Course – the nine-hole course that lies between Auburn and Black Diamond – closed last weekend.

Bonney Lake budget nears completion

The Bonney Lake City Council is ready to put the finishing touches on its 2017-2018 biennial budget. The council held its final public hearing on the budget on the Nov. 22 meeting.

Enumclaw student competes in National American Miss

When Enumclaw resident Ellie Schmidt received an invitation to compete in the National American Miss pageant, her mother Angie thought it would be a great way to boost her daughter’s self esteem. It was her first ever pageant, but Ellie placed well enough (second runner-up in Queens Court and first runner-up in Talent) to attend Nationals, which took place in Disneyland last weekend.

Building a downtown dream in Bonney Lake

Concept plans for Lake Tapps, Downtown, Midtown and Eastown areas were presented to City Council Nov. 15.

No quorum at Black Diamond budget hearing

Budget season is a busy time for many cities, but the Black Diamond City Council is skirting right along the edge of some deadlines due to some scheduling conflicts that left the Nov. 17 meeting without a quorum.

Bonney Lake DECA presents 11th annual Death by Chocolate

The Bonney Lake DECA program is stepping up to put on it’s biggest event ever.

Black Diamond Community Center budget slashed $40,000

Cheryl Hanson, the executive director of the Black Diamond Community Center, had some bad news for the City Council.

East Pierce helps kids keep warm this winter

East Pierce Fire and Rescue is once again reaching out to help kids in need.

Sewer rates likely to increase for Bonney Lake and Sumner residents

Sumner and Bonney Lake residents should be prepared for sewer rate increases come the new year. The rate increase, according to Sumner Communications Director and… Continue reading

State Route 162 improvement public survey complete

WSDOT will be presenting the survey results to the public Nov. 15 - 16.

UPDATE | Pierce County Prosecutor’s office confirms manslaughter charge in stray bullet case

The incident began when Tobin Hugh Panton witnessed his car being stolen from his driveway.

Bonney Lake puts marijuana on Planning Commission docket

Recreational marijuana is back on Bonney Lake’s schedule.

Black Diamond fights over agendas, attorneys continue; city without engineering staff or on-call contracts

The Oct. 20 Black Diamond City Council meeting was uncharacteristically restrained, with little in the way of unchecked emotion and even less action and content.

Sumner diver, swimmers head to state

After a long two weeks of league and district swim and dive events, the Sumner Spartan girls swim team emerged third overall at districts, with… Continue reading

Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation still looking for votes for $25,000 grant

This week is the last week Enumclaw residents can help the Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation win a $25,000 grant. The foundation was selected as one… Continue reading

East Pierce Captain Tim McCoy dies after dirt bike crash

East Pierce Fire and Rescue raced to save one of their own after a call came in about a dirt bike crash Saturday, Oct. 22.… Continue reading