The Plateau Ballet Repertory Theatre gave Enumclaw Chamber of Commerce Christmas parade patrons along Cole Street a peek at “The Nutcracker Ballet” Saturday night. The Enumclaw-based ballet company will  perform the Christmas classic at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Enumclaw High School auditorium. Tickets are $12 for adults and students. Children 12 years old and younger are $10. Senior citizens 65 years old and older pay $8. For information
The Plateau Ballet Repertory Theatre gave Enumclaw Chamber of Commerce Christmas parade patrons along Cole Street a peek at “The Nutcracker Ballet” Saturday night. The Enumclaw-based ballet company will  perform the Christmas classic at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Enumclaw High School auditorium. Tickets are $12 for adults and students. Children 12 years old and younger are $10. Senior citizens 65 years old and older pay $8. For information
This photo shows  the original Krain tavern and boarding house
This photo shows  the original Krain tavern and boarding house

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  • Dec 9, 2008
Storyteller
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Olson is tabbed for Buckley arts position

Former councilman Bob Olson was appointed arts commissioner of Buckley by Mayor Pat Johnson at a recent regularly-scheduled city council meeting.

  • Dec 9, 2008

Pricco nets top nursing honor

Enumclaw resident Shelly Pricco, director of Patient Care Services at Enumclaw Regional Hospital, received the 2008 March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Leadership Award. The annual award recognizes nursing excellence in western Washington.

  • Dec 9, 2008

New taxi service keeps Plateau moving

Enumclaw resident Bob Taylor has invested in taxi cabs – which could turn into a very lucrative enterprise this time of year, when Christmas parties are in full swing and folks are looking for a little holiday cheer. “Make no mistake about it, we like it when people party, especially late at night, because that is how we pick up more than a few of our fares,” said Taylor, owner of 3 Aces Taxi in Buckley.

  • Dec 9, 2008

‘Frog and Toad’ musical benefit planned

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

Police Blotter

• An officer was called to the scene of a domestic violence assault at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2 in the 7200 block of 192nd Avenue East. A 41-year-old woman told the responding officer her 45-year-old, live-in boyfriend was intoxicated and assaulted her and left the scene. She said the man jumped on top of her, placed his knee on her chest and struck her in the face multiple times. The man and the woman were living inside a pop-up travel trailer at the residence. The woman said the man cranked the roof of the trailer down while she was inside. The woman gathered her belongings and went to the police station with the officer. She began complaining of chest pains at the station and was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital for treatment. She was given information about how to obtain a restraining order against her boyfriend.

Ceara Daniels
Ceara Daniels

Sumner moves money into development fund for sewer

Sumner is transferring $450,000 from the sewer operating fund to the Local Improvement District (LID) development fund.

Fire chief honored at banquet

A special event took place at the Pierce County Fire Chiefs’ Association banquet commemorating a current chief and fallen leader.

Candidates file for charter commission

The official filing period for the charter commission positions ended Thursday with 15 candidates filing for 14 positions.

Handful of veterans will lead Sumner’s inexperienced, but enthusiastic squad

When it comes to wrestling recruitment, the word around Sumner High School these days is that when it finally rained...it poured.

  • Dec 2, 2008
Gateway Concert Band paired up with middle school musicians for some practice time that held rewards for both groups.

Band members mentor students

White River Middle School students, under the direction of Karin Moses, joined members of the Gateway Concert Band at a rehearsal Nov. 24. The young musicians were invited to sit next to an adult band “buddy” and play along with the band as they prepared for their “Holiday Time” concert scheduled for Sunday and Monday.

  • Dec 1, 2008
Gateway Concert Band paired up with middle school musicians for some practice time that held rewards for both groups.
The names of these Black Diamond Labor Day royals who posed at the city’s coal car are missing from the library’s information. There is also no date mentioned.
The names of these Black Diamond Labor Day royals who posed at the city’s coal car are missing from the library’s information. There is also no date mentioned.

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  • Dec 1, 2008

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Ten Years Ago

  • Dec 1, 2008

Sumner looks for flood wall funding

The Sumner City Council approved a resolution at its Nov. 17 meeting encouraging the search for funding for a flood wall along the Puyallup River.

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Arts & Entertainment

  • Dec 1, 2008