Life

Enumclaw, Auburn senior centers offer myriad activities

There are parades, support groups, book club meetings, and more.

Black Diamond Open Space: plenty of room for trail hikers, mountain bikers

This is the third in a series of articles about local hikes.

Expo Center, King County join forces to show “Last Crusade”

Get your free tickets quick — it’s bound to be a popular event, and space is limited.

Beautify Enumclaw, Buckley still a-go

Volunteers can head to the Buckley Youth Center or the Enumclaw Six-Plex at 9 a.m. Sept. 12.

Old Mine Trail: a short-but-steep climb provides a vivid reminder of region’s mining history

This is the second in a series of articles about local hikes.

“Remote learning” beginning in Enumclaw, White River

Make sure to check out your district’s websites for specific details.

Melmont Ghost Town: remains of the former coal-mining town are a short drive, easy hike away

This is the first in a series of articles about local hikes.

Donate blood and get a chance to win an iPad Pro

There are still more than 100 sign-up spots to take.

Cycle your stress away, safely and affordably

Just because there’s a quarantine doesn’t mean you can’t get out and exercise.

  • Aug 18, 2020

EHS all-class reunion canceled

The event was scheduled for August 13.

Three drive-in films set for Kent’s ShoWare Center Aug. 12-16

‘The Lion King,’ ‘Ghostbusters’ and ‘Gremlins’

  • Aug 6, 2020

Black Diamond Community Center hosts garage sale; Ten Trails starts scavenger hunt

The garage sale is Aug. 6 through 9, but the scavenger hunt lasts all month, with weekly prizes.

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.

Reconnect with those around you this Neighbors Night Out

Whether it’s in person or over the internet, this is a good time to check in with one another.

  • Jul 28, 2020

Wilkeson gets informational kiosk, will participate in Trails Day

This was a first step in highlighting recreational opportunities in the Carbon River Valley.

Safe swimming in COVID times

Wear a life jacket, sanitize often, and when you’re not swimming — wear a mask.

  • Jul 20, 2020
2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew Lariat. Courtesy photo

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Weekend livestock show fills the void for kids and their animals

You can still live bid at the Expo Center, or, for the first time, bid online.