Halloween pet photo event | Tractor Supply Company

Get a photo dressed up with your furry friend this Halloween.

 

New apartments coming to Bonney Lake

They’ll be lining SR 410 by around 2020, a representative said.

 

One dead, two injured in Bonney Lake Fire

Crews arrived early this morning to find a fully-engulfed double-wide mobile home.

 

Rape allegation against Sen. Joe Fain divides King County Council

In a recent interview, Councilmember Kathy Lambert blamed Fain’s accuser for the alleged rape. Then Lambert’s colleagues distanced themselves from her comments.

Futures Academy aims to teach lessons for a lifetime

The soccer program, put on by the Mount Rainier Futbol Club, is meant for elementary-aged athletes.

Paul Allen, shown in 2015. Courtesy of the Herald

Paul Allen dead at 65

Microsoft co-founder, developer, and philanthropist struggled with cancer for decades

Paul Allen, shown in 2015. Courtesy of the Herald

Pierce library system seeking levy lift to keep facilities, programs operating

If approved, the levy will increase the annual tax bill by around $32 a year, bringing the average total up to $160 annually.

Recovering the mantle of ‘senior’

The Enumclaw Senior Center, with the help of a potential five-year grant from the county, hopes to change how people think about getting older.

State Supreme Court strikes down death penalty

All nine justices found the use of capital punishment in Washington state unconstitutional and racially biased.

King County Executive announces new and expanded emergency housing options | King County

Dow Constantine said a total of between 285-310 new beds would be available by the end of the 2018 year, along with an additional day center and increased street outreach.

  • Oct 11, 2018

Enumclaw mayor’s proposed budget reflects recent growth, stashes money in reserves

One suggestion was to delete funding for the city’s Art Department. While other council members are suggesting a compromise, citizens can make their input official during the first public hearing on Nov. 13.

Incarcerated and infirmed: How Northwest Detention Center is failing sick inmates

Inadequate medical care plagues immigrants at facility, but ICE claims otherwise

Black Diamond Community Center, two other organizations receive Ten Trails donations | Oakpointe

$9,00 total was donated to the center, the Shop with a Cop event and the Enumclaw Schools Foundation.

Gallery 2018 to hosts local art students

Classes are also being offered at the Arts Alive! Gallery for anyone wanted to brush up on their skills.

East Pierce Fire and Rescue Commissioners approved the upcoming $80 million bond measure for the ballot during their July 17 meeting. A supermajority of voters, or 60 percent, need to approve the measure for it to pass. File photo Ray Miller-Still

East Pierce Fire and Rescue residents, look for $80 million bond measure on ballot

The vast majority of the money will go replacing five fire stations on the Plateau.

East Pierce Fire and Rescue Commissioners approved the upcoming $80 million bond measure for the ballot during their July 17 meeting. A supermajority of voters, or 60 percent, need to approve the measure for it to pass. File photo Ray Miller-Still

Learn how natural yard care can protect Lake Tapps and your environment | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department

Using less pesticides and knowing what plants keep an ecosystem healthy will be only a few of the tips and tricks taught at the free workshop.

State Parks releases interactive online ADA recreation map | Washington State Parks

More than 90 parks in Washington are ADA accessible.

  • Oct 5, 2018

Voter registration Monday, Oct. 8 | King County

General election ballots will be mailed out Oct. 17.

  • Oct 4, 2018

New data, insight into regional health | Public Health Insider

Health insurance coverage has increased, cigarette smoking has decreased, and kids are drinking less soda, but more improvements can still be accomplished.

  • Oct 4, 2018

DOT invites public to see SR 410 survey results

Changes to help reduce traffic on the highway will be slow in coming, but one of the first major steps has now been completed.