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Moving Vietnam War Memorial rescheduled to 2021

Organizers said hosting it admin a pandemic was just “not feasible.”

Learning to talk about race

I expect to make mistakes and get called out, but that shouldn’t stop anyone from trying.

Poison Center records increase in poison exposures during COVID-19

Poison exposures from the misuse of chemicals spiked 53 percent in the early days of the pandemic.

Answering questions about protests and COVID-19 | Public Health Insider

If you want to protest, try to stay 6 feet away from other people, carry and use hand sanitizer, and wear a mask.

DOH to Enumclaw: We are ‘committed’ to a county-by-county approach

COVID-19 activity in Enumclaw is low, but the state wants whole counties to move forward through Gov. Inslee’s reopening plan.

Native EHS students graduate with help from alternative credit program

The program allows for cultural events — like the annual Canoe Journey — to count toward core school credit.

New dashboard shows how far along King County is to meeting Phase II metrics

The county has met more than half its goals, but the ones it hasn’t met are critical in determining how many people are still being infected, and how quickly people are being tested.

Local state rep. files lawsuit over Inslee’s emergency

Rep. Morgan Irwin of the 31st District was one of a few republicans signing onto this suit, alleging the state has violated Constitutional rights of citizens.

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Enumclaw to Inslee: Let us go to Phase II

The city council would like to see King County cities with 15,000 or less residents move on to the next phase of reopening the economy.

POM’s food bank, financial assistance numbers double

The extra need, in addition to its thrift store being closed, means the nonprofit is expecting an $80,000 budget shortfall this year.

Don’t avoid the emergency department in a crisis

ED volumes across the state are falling, but that doesn’t mean people aren’t getting sick or hurt.

Special Enumclaw Council meeting tonight

The meeting includes approving a letter to Gov. Inslee and an inclusion proclamation.

Senior Center to receive $10K to continue delivering meals

More than 4,500 meals have been given to seniors, free of charge, since the pandemic started.

Black Diamond budget appears safe from pandemic

After city business was concluded, many council members made it clear politics should not get in the way of work, rebuking Councilwoman de Leon’s call for two other members to lose their seats after attending a stay-at-home order protest.

COVID-19 cancelled the King County Fair

The fair has an estimated $5 million impact on the local economy and accounts for a majority of the Expo Center’s operating funds.

School districts planning virtual ceremonies

Enumclaw High, partnering with Enumclaw TV, is hosting theirs on June 15; White River plans on June 30.

Enumclaw’s farmer’s market ready for a second year

Unfortunately, it doesn’t look like it will be able to accept food stamps as payment as planned this year.

King County lists long-term care facilities with most COVID-19 deaths, Enumclaw Rehab No. 2

More than 300 deaths have occurred in these sorts of health facilities — 64 percent of all total deaths in the county.