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Beautify Enumclaw, Buckley still a-go

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.

Beautify Enumclaw, Buckley still a-go
Old Mine Trail: a short-but-steep climb provides a vivid reminder of region’s mining history

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.

Old Mine Trail: a short-but-steep climb provides a vivid reminder of region’s mining history
“Remote learning” beginning in Enumclaw, White River

“Remote learning” beginning in Enumclaw, White River

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

“Remote learning” beginning in Enumclaw, White River
Melmont Ghost Town: remains of the former coal-mining town are a short drive, easy hike away

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.

Melmont Ghost Town: remains of the former coal-mining town are a short drive, easy hike away
Donate blood and get a chance to win an iPad Pro

Donate blood and get a chance to win an iPad Pro

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

Donate blood and get a chance to win an iPad Pro
Cycle your stress away, safely and affordably

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
Cycle your stress away, safely and affordably
EHS all-class reunion canceled

EHS all-class reunion canceled

The event was scheduled for August 13.

EHS all-class reunion canceled
Three drive-in films set for Kent’s ShoWare Center Aug. 12-16

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

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

  • Aug 6, 2020
Three drive-in films set for Kent’s ShoWare Center Aug. 12-16
Black Diamond Community Center hosts garage sale; Ten Trails starts scavenger hunt

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.

Black Diamond Community Center hosts garage sale; Ten Trails starts scavenger hunt
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
Reconnect with those around you this Neighbors Night Out

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
Reconnect with those around you this Neighbors Night Out
Wilkeson gets informational kiosk, will participate in Trails Day

Wilkeson gets informational kiosk, will participate in Trails Day

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

Wilkeson gets informational kiosk, will participate in Trails Day
Safe swimming in COVID times

Safe swimming in COVID times

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

  • Jul 20, 2020
Safe swimming in COVID times
2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew Lariat. Courtesy photo

2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew Lariat | Car review

Ford’s venerable compact Ranger pickup went away for a while. But it has returned as a mid-size truck, ready for adventure and packed with driver-assist… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2020
2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew Lariat. Courtesy photo
2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid. Courtesy photo

2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid | Car review

There’s a reason Honda’s CR-V has been America’s top-selling crossover vehicle over the past 23 years. The 2020 CR-V AWD Touring Hybrid is the most… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2020
2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid. Courtesy photo
Weekend livestock show fills the void for kids and their animals

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.

Weekend livestock show fills the void for kids and their animals
Washington State Fair cancelled

Washington State Fair cancelled

COVID-19 outbreak claims another event

  • Jul 8, 2020
Washington State Fair cancelled
Wear your mask, keep your distance | Public Health Insider

Wear your mask, keep your distance | Public Health Insider

A King County survey shows that more people are wearing masks, but less are social distancing

  • Jul 6, 2020
Wear your mask, keep your distance | Public Health Insider
Enumclaw library materials available with Curbside to Go

Enumclaw library materials available with Curbside to Go

You can make an appointment on the myLIBRO mobile app or just walk up to the table they have out front.

Enumclaw library materials available with Curbside to Go
State Parks announces two new free days in the fall

State Parks announces two new free days in the fall

These days replace the Spring free day, April 11, and Earth Day, April 22.

  • Jun 25, 2020
State Parks announces two new free days in the fall