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Changing how we think about education

America’s education system should be more about being effective, not efficient, says Will Richardson.

Buckley updates list of future transportation projects

The most expensive project on the list is the construction of a new pedestrian bridge over the White River.

Rainier School’s Human Rights Committee needs new members

In order to keep some patients safe and healthy, their individual rights may have to be abridged. The Human Rights Committee tries to ensure no right is taken away unnecessarily.

Come meet Enumclaw’s first Miss Pro Rodeo at annual competition

Kristin Strudivan will be signing autographs before and after the rodeo, which is Aug. 22 - 24.

Fire Marshal releases firework incident numbers

More than 300 incidents were reported this year.

Local historical society celebrates Filipino heritage

The event is this weekend, Aug. 24, from 11 to 4 p.m.

Enumclaw resident Melanie Christianson was an avid horse racer until an accident in 2010 left her paralyzed. Courtesy photo

Melanie Christianson Memorial Race next weekend

Christianson was an Enumclaw resident who was injured in a horse race and became quadriplegic.

Enumclaw resident Melanie Christianson was an avid horse racer until an accident in 2010 left her paralyzed. Courtesy photo

50 years of Gamblin Motors

Art Gamblin moved to Enumclaw in 1965 — his family has made it their home ever since.

Changes to Black Diamond city code address attorney contracts

The city said it is clarifying the mayor has the power to hire and fire attorneys; some residents say this gives the mayor too much power.

Cascadia Pizza back in business

The brick and mortar shop had to close in June due to heavy smoke damage from a rag fire.

Raising glasses, and funds, for wounded vets

The Aug. 15 “Pint Night” at Headworks Brewery will go to the Gary Sinise Foundation.

Nuevo programa de biblioteca que incorpora grupos de recursos comunitarios

A new library program is having a mini-resource fair with Sea Mar and Colectiva Legal del Pueblo.

Black Diamond council to have seven members

But some residents thought the timing was suspicious, and that the council didn’t need to grow just yet.

New exhibit at Enumclaw’s history museum

The display chronicles the life of Pete Storbo and the Mount Rainier Mining Company.

Aaron Crawford headlines Ten Trails event

There will also be a grand opening of two new model homes at the housing development site.

Shakespeare and sex jokes, Act III

It’s not just about The Bard at Ashland’s Shakespeare Festival.

Third annual Truck Show and School Supply Fundraiser hosted by Fugate Ford

The Aug. 10 event will feature 18 trophies for various truck, car, and semi-truck competitions.

Big Brothers Big Sisters, mental health professionals coming to local schools

The pilot program will not only help students, but their parents as well, with mental health workers hosting discussions at the Enumclaw and Buckley libraries.

Enumclaw committee tackles library safety, again

A survey asking about how safe you feel at your local library is open through Aug. 15.

Get to know your local trails on the third annual Pierce County Trails Day

Buckley, Bonney Lake, Orting, and Mount Rainier are all having some sort of trail event.