Mud Mountain Dam: Rim Trail remains popular, everything else closed for now

This is the sixth article in a series about local hikes.

 

Four more “free days” planned for state parks

The upcoming dates are Sept. 26, Oct. 10, Nov. 11, and Nov. 27.

 

Naches Peak Loop Trail: mountain lakes and stunning Rainier views

This is the fifth article in a series about local hikes.

 

Doctor IDs safety measures for youth team sports practices

Before practice begins, parents must understand COVID-19 protective protocols

Black Diamond Open Space: plenty of room for trail hikers, mountain bikers

This is the third 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

This is the second 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

This is the first in a series of articles about local hikes.

At Enumclaw and White River High, sports are on hold until late December

December, March, and April will be busy months for student athletes.

Former Enumclaw golf standout returns to lead the team

Mara (Koplitz) Rogan placed sixth individually in the Class 4A field while she was a Hornet.

Pictured: A Mercer Island High School swimmer competes in fall 2019. Washington Interscholastic Activities Association recently announced the girls swim and dive season will be moved to “Season 3,” which begins March 1. File photo

WIAA gives schools option to delay start of prep sports until December

An updated plan moves girls swimming to Season 3 and makes fall cross country an alternate season.

Pictured: A Mercer Island High School swimmer competes in fall 2019. Washington Interscholastic Activities Association recently announced the girls swim and dive season will be moved to “Season 3,” which begins March 1. File photo

Zach Miller wins Western Open tournament

The Buckley student ranks No. 17 in the nation in his age group.

The Todd Beamer Titans football team in Federal Way during a 2019 summer practice. File photo

WIAA modifies prep sports calendar; football moved to spring

Washington’s high school athletics governing body announced its revised plans for the upcoming school year Tuesday evening (July 21), and football is moving to the… Continue reading

The Todd Beamer Titans football team in Federal Way during a 2019 summer practice. File photo

Future of fall prep sports to be announced July 22

If sports start up again, White River and Enumclaw will be in the same league.

WIAA delays start dates for fall sports

Football practices to begin Sept. 5, all other sports planned for Sept. 7.

Athletes, coaches, parents and fans throughout the state are waiting for news about the start of the fall athletic season. Once gatherings are permitted, coaches will be able to work with players (like in this photo with Enumclaw football coach Mark Gunderson teaching technique) and players can hit the field. File photo by Kevin Hanson

Calendar for start of high school sports uncertain

The fall sports season could start in August, or it could be pushed to September.

Athletes, coaches, parents and fans throughout the state are waiting for news about the start of the fall athletic season. Once gatherings are permitted, coaches will be able to work with players (like in this photo with Enumclaw football coach Mark Gunderson teaching technique) and players can hit the field. File photo by Kevin Hanson

Emerald Downs changes opening day to June 24

Live racing to return at Auburn track but without fans

White River athletes officially join collegiate programs

A multitude of local students are ready to take their athleticism to the next level.

Graham tabbed to lead Enumclaw High girls hoop program

Danny Graham has built an impressive record as a coach, leading teams to wining records, state tournaments and, eventually, to the medal stand. Now, he’s… Continue reading

Crystal opens with new rules for visitors, employees

Make sure you have a reservation and be conscious of your social distancing.