Grant money will help kids experience outdoors

Enumclaw’s Nexus Youth and Families organization received $23,000 in grants for its Summer Nature Adventure Program for low-income children and their families.

Speakers offer plans, passion for a Bonney Lake city pool

Parents are worried about the future of the Bonney Lake and Sumner aquatics program. A new Bonney Lake pool looks to be their best opportunity for students and community members, but they say council members must start planning soon.

Bonney Lake police honored at annual awards presentation

Officers who have reached their 10, 20, and even 25 year mark of working with the BLPD were presented with certificates of service, and several officers were honored for their lifesaving efforts last year.

Heart disease is the No. 1 killer for all Americans, Blacks at highest risk | Department of Health

Nearly half of all adults have high blood pressure, a huge factor in heart attacks and strokes.

  • Feb 2, 2018

Black Diamond police offer boating class

Learn to boat with local police officers

  • Feb 1, 2018

In-person voter deadline Feb. 5 | King County Elections

It’s not to late to register to vote in person.

  • Feb 1, 2018

Man shot by cops in Bonney Lake at ‘well-known’ drug house

The Pierce County SWAT team shot a suspect this morning when he failed to drop his razor blade.

Judge finds OPMA violations; parties settle lawsuit

A King County judge found Black Diamond Councilwoman Pat Pepper and former council members Brian Weber and Erika Morgan violated the state’s Open Public Meetings Act. The defendants settled the lawsuit last week.

What to do if you get the flu | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department

Last year’s flu season was worse than the previous three years combined. As of Jan. 22, nine people in Pierce County have died.

  • Jan 30, 2018

Local school districts hoping voters will choose to extend levies

With the state’s new “levy swap,” levies for the Enumclaw, White River, Sumner-Bonney Lake and Dieringer school districts will amount to less than what they have in the past.

Free tax help, McCartney memorial, economic forecast, and more | Pierce County TV

Pierce County News for Jan. 25-Feb. 8, 2018

  • Jan 29, 2018

Count Us In brings in nearly 1,000 volunteers | All Home

Close to 1,000 volunteers spent the early hours of Jan. 27 surveying homeless residents of King County.

  • Jan 29, 2018

Enumclaw council mulls earlier start time for meetings

The council may start meeting at 7 p.m. instead of 7:30 p.m. A vote is expected Feb. 12.

Enumclaw police force adds experience

Meet Enumclaw’s two newest police officers.

EHS graduate McNab promoted to Lieutenant Colonel

Tom McNab was recently promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel in the United States Air Force.

Grace period for distracted driving law ends | Washington State Patrol

Washington drivers caught using phones while driving will now receive a $136 ticket

  • Jan 25, 2018

Special election ballots coming soon; changes made in Pierce County

Watch your mail for your Feb. 13 special election ballot. If you’re a Pierce County voter, you may notice a new feature on yours.

  • Jan 24, 2018

Input sought on aging Enumclaw pool

Enumclaw’s pool is more than four decades old, so the City of Enumclaw is putting together an advisory committee to chart a course of action.

Bonney Lake releases findings on water meter tests, ends internal audit

Dozens of residents complained to the council last October about what they called impossibly high water bills. After several months performing an internal audit of the water utility system, including testing 43 water meters from homes that received a high water bills, the city holds there is no bug in the system, and residents used the amount of water recorded on their bills. But some residents, and even councilmembers, remain unconvinced.

White River Valley Museum opens “Suffer for Beauty” exhibit

Corsets, bras, and bustles, oh my! The White River Valley Museum is hosting its new event, “Suffer for Beauty,” which is all about the changing ideals of female beauty through the ages. The exhibit runs through June 17.

  • Jan 22, 2018