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Black Diamond history museum to reopen Halloween

Docents and volunteers took the time it was closed to revamp the displays.

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Upcoming election

Still time to register for November election

The deadline to register online is Oct. 26.

Upcoming election
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
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
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Reducing COVID risk as we spend more time indoors | Public Health Insider

Why being indoors increases your coronavirus risk, and how you can mitigate those risks.

  • Oct 5, 2020
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KC Assessors

Enumclaw to be visited by county assessors | Enumclaw police department

King County assessors canvas the entire county every six years - it’s now Enumclaw’s turn.

KC Assessors
Rep. Kim Schrier plans virtual “coffee break”
Rep. Kim Schrier plans virtual “coffee break”
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
Halloween tips from Public Health | Public Health Insider

Halloween tips from Public Health | Public Health Insider

Here are some ways to keep your Halloween spooky and safe.

  • Sep 24, 2020
Halloween tips from Public Health | Public Health Insider
Recent college grads aim to help local students navigate online learning
Recent college grads aim to help local students navigate online learning
Green belts and forest fires | The Evergreen Arborist

Green belts and forest fires | The Evergreen Arborist

We need to take better care of our forests on a local level.

  • Sep 21, 2020
Green belts and forest fires | The Evergreen Arborist
Four more “free days” planned for state parks

Four more “free days” planned for state parks

The upcoming dates are Sept. 26, Oct. 10, Nov. 11, and Nov. 27.

Four more “free days” planned for state parks
Why the flu vaccine is more important during COVID-19 | Public Health Insider

Why the flu vaccine is more important during COVID-19 | Public Health Insider

The less medical attention you need, the better.

  • Sep 14, 2020
Why the flu vaccine is more important during COVID-19 | Public Health Insider
Naches Peak Loop Trail: mountain lakes and stunning Rainier views

Naches Peak Loop Trail: mountain lakes and stunning Rainier views

This is the fifth article in a series about local hikes.

Naches Peak Loop Trail: mountain lakes and stunning Rainier views
City’s taking sponsorships for downtown memorial benches

City’s taking sponsorships for downtown memorial benches

Contact Alina Hibbs at ahibbs@ci.enumclaw.wa.us to inquire.

City’s taking sponsorships for downtown memorial benches
POM, Safeway team up to feed families

POM, Safeway team up to feed families

Shop at the local Safeway to donate money to POM’s food bank.

POM, Safeway team up to feed families
Flaming Geyser State Park: wide open spaces for the family, trails offer solitude
Flaming Geyser State Park: wide open spaces for the family, trails offer solitude
Enumclaw, Auburn senior centers offer myriad activities

Enumclaw, Auburn senior centers offer myriad activities

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

Enumclaw, Auburn senior centers offer myriad activities
Black Diamond Open Space: plenty of room for trail hikers, mountain bikers

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

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

Black Diamond Open Space: plenty of room for trail hikers, mountain bikers
Expo Center, King County join forces to show “Last Crusade”

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.

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