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Bernie O'Donnell, bottom right, is the new Black Diamond Councilmember on the block. Screenshot

O’Donnell sworn in to Black Diamond council

Bernie will serve on the council at least until the November 2021 election.

Bernie O'Donnell, bottom right, is the new Black Diamond Councilmember on the block. Screenshot
Mail Express was fined $7,500 by L&I. Photo by Ray Miller-Still

Local business fined by LI for failing to wear, enforce masks

The Mail Express Business Center was fined $7,500, the most of 11 businesses.

Mail Express was fined $7,500 by L&I. Photo by Ray Miller-Still
Thomasson Family Farm is alive with family-fun activities, from picking out pumpkins for Halloween to visiting the farm animals and the themed corn maze. Pictured is Olive Alvis practicing her milking skills on "Squirty Gierty"; Wilder Ramos in the pumpkin patch; and Cooper Jones on the zip line. Photos by Ray Miller-Still

Maris, Thomasson farms offer autumn activities

Whether you want family friendly fun or some scary fare, these local farms have it all.

Thomasson Family Farm is alive with family-fun activities, from picking out pumpkins for Halloween to visiting the farm animals and the themed corn maze. Pictured is Olive Alvis practicing her milking skills on "Squirty Gierty"; Wilder Ramos in the pumpkin patch; and Cooper Jones on the zip line. Photos by Ray Miller-Still
WNPA News ServiceDissatisfied residents hold signs in protest of comprehensive sex education mandate earlier this year.

Sex education in schools: What Referendum 90 is and what it isn’t

The referendum, if approved by voters this November, is unlikely to affect the Enumclaw School District much, school officials have said.

WNPA News ServiceDissatisfied residents hold signs in protest of comprehensive sex education mandate earlier this year.
Francisco Pons cycled for 24 hours straight last year for his 56th birthday and raised money for the St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. This year, his 24-hour marathon will be raising money for the local non-profit Cancer Cartel. Submitted photo

Local gym hosts second 24-hour biking marathon for charity

Francisco Pons will be cycling nonstop from Friday, Oct. 9, to Saturday, Oct. 10.

Francisco Pons cycled for 24 hours straight last year for his 56th birthday and raised money for the St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. This year, his 24-hour marathon will be raising money for the local non-profit Cancer Cartel. Submitted photo
Pictured is Robin Hones of Cascadia Greens and Tanya Wilbanks from The Baker's Cookie, based in Buckley. Photo by Ray Miller-Still

REKO market open through Thanksgiving holiday

The no-contact alternative to farmer’s markets will continue to operate out of Fantello Creamery in Enumclaw.

Pictured is Robin Hones of Cascadia Greens and Tanya Wilbanks from The Baker's Cookie, based in Buckley. Photo by Ray Miller-Still
Tom Clark and Eric Robertson

In-paper debate: Robertson, Clark rebuttal answers about police accountability, sex-ed bill

This is part two of the debate between the two Legislative District 31 Position No. 2 candidates.

Tom Clark and Eric Robertson
Volunteers organized to tie up corn stalks to street lights at the end of September in preparation for the Friday Night Market. Photo by Ray Miller-Still

Enumclaw organizing Friday Night Markets this month

The first market will be on Oct. 9 at the corner of Cole St. and Myrtle Ave.

Volunteers organized to tie up corn stalks to street lights at the end of September in preparation for the Friday Night Market. Photo by Ray Miller-Still
Darrel N. Winston was charged with lying to investigators on Aug. 18.

Renton man involved in Drainage District 5 scam pleads guilty

Darrell N. Winston allegedly helped Allan and Joann Thomas try to conceal about $54,000 that was supposed to go to drainage ditch maintenance, but went to the Thomas’ personal use instead.

Darrel N. Winston was charged with lying to investigators on Aug. 18.
Pool remains closed with potential November grand re-opening

Pool remains closed with potential November grand re-opening

Repairing the pool deck and the plaster lining took a little longer than expected.

Pool remains closed with potential November grand re-opening
Buckley planning new park, wants public input

Buckley planning new park, wants public input

There will be several ways for Buckleyites to give their opinion on Miller Park in coming weeks and months.

Buckley planning new park, wants public input
Rep. Kim Schrier plans virtual “coffee break”

Rep. Kim Schrier plans virtual “coffee break”

You must RSVP to attend.

Rep. Kim Schrier plans virtual “coffee break”
In-paper debate: Introducing Legislative District Pos. 2 candidates Robertson, Clark

In-paper debate: Introducing Legislative District Pos. 2 candidates Robertson, Clark

Candidates answer questions on sex-ed bill, ‘defunding’ police.

In-paper debate: Introducing Legislative District Pos. 2 candidates Robertson, Clark
100 Women group to host October meeting

100 Women group to host October meeting

The group aims to have 100 women donate $100 each to a local nonprofit every quarter.

100 Women group to host October meeting
Black Diamond interviews applicants for Council Pos. 6

Black Diamond interviews applicants for Council Pos. 6

Five applicants sent in paperwork, but only four showed up to the council zoom meeting.

Black Diamond interviews applicants for Council Pos. 6
You think times are volatile now? Wait until after the election

You think times are volatile now? Wait until after the election

Confirmation bias will only dig itself deeper into the country’s psyche.

You think times are volatile now? Wait until after the election
Recent college grads aim to help local students navigate online learning
Recent college grads aim to help local students navigate online learning
In-paper debate, week 3: Stokesbary, Young on police accountability, state parks

In-paper debate, week 3: Stokesbary, Young on police accountability, state parks

This is part three of a debate between incumbent Drew Stokesbary and challenger Katie Young.

In-paper debate, week 3: Stokesbary, Young on police accountability, state parks
Rocks and debris to keep SR 410 closed for weeks

Rocks and debris to keep SR 410 closed for weeks

The fire has led to a multitude of other issues that make the highway unsafe for drivers.

Rocks and debris to keep SR 410 closed for weeks