Rainier workers contribute

The annual Rainier School Local No. 491 Of Washington State Employees food drive was a success with 3,146 nonperishable food items recently delivered to the Buckley Kiwanis Food Bank.

  • Dec 16, 2008

Musical benefit planned

A benefit for a local youngster battling leukemia is planned for Jan. 10.

  • Dec 16, 2008

Caroling Thank You

The Black Diamond Community Center celebrated its 16th annual dinner auction on Nov. 1, 2008. Over 100 people attended the auction and many groups assisted in so many ways it would be impossible to list them all. I am always humbled when we have any event because of the amount of community members who show up to help. Following is a list of those who donated items, attended the event and who supported the dinner auction by volunteering.

  • Dec 16, 2008

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  • Dec 16, 2008

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  • Dec 16, 2008

City sets holiday schedule

The city of Enumclaw’s offices will be closed Dec. 25 and Jan. 1. There will be no garbage collection on those days.

  • Dec 16, 2008

Pets need cold protection, too

With the continued threat of snow and frigid temperatures, King County Animal Care and Control warns pet owners to protect their animals from the elements. Animals can suffer from frostbite and can get lost or injured during a wind or snow storm.

  • Dec 16, 2008

New finance head likes small-town feel

Dianne Nelson has a fondness for small-town life, a knack for numbers and an appreciation for public sector employment.

  • Dec 16, 2008

Police Blotter

• A bail bondsman surrendered a subject Dec. 11 to Enumclaw authorities. The woman was wanted on a King County felony warrant and Enumclaw police agreed to hold her until county deputies could pick her up.

  • Dec 16, 2008

Cold winter weather smacks region

A cold front hit the area Friday night leaving snow, ice and plunging temperatures in its wake.

  • Dec 16, 2008

Roach tosses hat in county elections ring

Pam Roach, who represents the Enumclaw Plateau in the state Senate, is hoping to trade one elective office for another.

  • Dec 16, 2008

Restaurant owners show appreciation with free meal

During this time of year, some business people are moved to give back to the community in response to the good fortune their customers’ loyalty has brought them. Gary and Sarina Zesiger, owners of T-Bonz Steak House in downtown Enumclaw, are among them.

  • Dec 16, 2008

Public Meetings

• Enumclaw School Board usually meets at 7 p.m. the third Monday of every month at the district office, 2929 McDougall Ave. For more information call 360-802-7100. A study session is the first Monday of each month.

  • Dec 16, 2008

Calvary Presbyterian puts its faith into action

Just before the Thanksgiving holiday, Enumclaw’s Calvary Presbyterian Church members were out in force putting their “Faith in Action.”

  • Dec 16, 2008

Truffles Café wins honor

Enumclaw Regional Hospital’s Truffles Cafe waltzed away with the Signature Chef Auction’s Best Decoration and Best Overall awards at the Nov. 13 March of Dimes fundraiser in Tacoma.

  • Dec 9, 2008

Nestle« still searching the area for water source

Given the cold shoulder by the city of Enumclaw, the giant Nestle« corporation hasn’t abandoned its quest of locating a bottling plant in the Pacific Northwest - in fact, the company hasn’t turned away from south King County.

  • Dec 9, 2008

City gives thumbs down to Nestlé

Ad-hoc committee follows suggestion of administration, says ‘no thanks'

  • Dec 9, 2008

Council group to examine Nestlé proposal

By Kevin Hanson-The Courier-Herald

  • Dec 9, 2008

Sumner council passes dangerous dog ordinance

Sumner City Council members passed an amendment last week updating the city policy regarding potentially dangerous and dangerous dogs.