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Black Diamond talks school impact fees

Black Diamond talks school impact fees

If passed by the council, these impact fees would require housing developers to pay thousands to local school districts for every single- and multi-family home.

Black Diamond talks school impact fees
Enumclaw Fire Department aids in Bonney Lake fire

Enumclaw Fire Department aids in Bonney Lake fire

More than 50 first responders tackled the brush fire off SR 410.

Enumclaw Fire Department aids in Bonney Lake fire
Enumclaw Rodeo cancelled

Enumclaw Rodeo cancelled

Not only was it a risky financial venture, but with other rodeos cancelled, there are no cowboys (or cowgirls) around to compete.

Enumclaw Rodeo cancelled
Enumclaw School Board president resigns

Enumclaw School Board president resigns

Tina McGann’s replacement will be announced mid-September.

Enumclaw School Board president resigns
Enumclaw local charged with child molestation in Lewis County

Enumclaw local charged with child molestation in Lewis County

Kenneth Ray Bishop, 58, was scheduled to be arraigned today, Aug. 6.

Enumclaw local charged with child molestation in Lewis County
Local businesses discuss strategies to stay open

Local businesses discuss strategies to stay open

Sundays on Cole and monthly cruises are a lifeline to restaurants and retailers — but how long will it last?

Local businesses discuss strategies to stay open
Buckley hoping grant application will help build basketball, pickle ball courts

Buckley hoping grant application will help build basketball, pickle ball courts

They city hopes the grant money will help the court be painted in Hornet colors, as well as feature the high school’s logo.

Buckley hoping grant application will help build basketball, pickle ball courts
Your library can help you ‘borrow’ a free Discover Pass

Your library can help you ‘borrow’ a free Discover Pass

Pierce County libraries are also offering a backpack with educational materials and binoculars, while King County libraries are just letting people check out the passes.

Your library can help you ‘borrow’ a free Discover Pass
With large events cancelled, check out hobby activities close to home

With large events cancelled, check out hobby activities close to home

You can learn archery, how to ride a horse, enroll in a dance class, or finally learn to play guitar.

With large events cancelled, check out hobby activities close to home
Get ready for four more columnists

Get ready for four more columnists

Congratulations to Luke Miller, Daisy DeVine, Julie Reece-DeMarco, and Jeff Antonelis-Lapp.

Get ready for four more columnists
Black Diamond fire study begins

Black Diamond fire study begins

FCS Group was one of three firms that answered the city’s request for proposals.

Black Diamond fire study begins
Local business to discuss COVID-19 strategies

Local business to discuss COVID-19 strategies

The meeting is Thursday, July 30, at Headworks Brewing.

Local business to discuss COVID-19 strategies
Districts announce school year starting online

Districts announce school year starting online

Plans to establish a hybrid learning model of both distance and in-school learning were being developed when county health departments voiced strong support for 100 percent online schooling, at least to start.

Districts announce school year starting online
USPS drop-boxes move to more convenient locations

USPS drop-boxes move to more convenient locations

One is being installed at City Hall, and another located at the Cole Street and SR 410 intersection is moving closer to downtown.

USPS drop-boxes move to more convenient locations
Välkommen to the Enumclaw REKO Market

Välkommen to the Enumclaw REKO Market

As an alternative to traditional farmer’s markets, the REKO Market only allows pre-orders, which may be a more attractive business model during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Välkommen to the Enumclaw REKO Market
Enumclaw, nonprofits and churches get masks from King County

Enumclaw, nonprofits and churches get masks from King County

The city also received another 1,000 masks from the Seattle-based Taipei Cultural Economic Office, whose director came down to the city today, July 20, to donate the supplies and host a small gift exchange.

Enumclaw, nonprofits and churches get masks from King County
Local businessman wants Enumclaw to develop grant program for rent, utility costs

Local businessman wants Enumclaw to develop grant program for rent, utility costs

The Paycheck Protection Program won’t cover operational costs, and other loans put business owners into debt.

Local businessman wants Enumclaw to develop grant program for rent, utility costs
Introducing your Legislative District 31 candidates

Introducing your Legislative District 31 candidates

Six candidates are vying for the district’s two seats, meaning two will be eliminated after the August primary election.

Introducing your Legislative District 31 candidates
King County releases annual count of people experiencing homelessness

King County releases annual count of people experiencing homelessness

About 5 percent more people were experiencing homelessness over last year, but the increase doesn’t appear to indicate an overall growing trend.

King County releases annual count of people experiencing homelessness
The Six Grandfathers, Mount Rushmore, and our national identity

The Six Grandfathers, Mount Rushmore, and our national identity

What does it mean when national monuments mean freedom to one group, and oppression to another?

The Six Grandfathers, Mount Rushmore, and our national identity