Black Diamond

With members of the City Council looking on, Black Diamond Mayor Carol Benson cuts a ceremonial ribbon, opening a ballot drop box at the library. Photo by Kevin Hanson

County Elections places ballot drop box at Black Diamond library

No longer will Black Diamond residents have to drive out of town to vote.

 

Photo by Ron Heusser

Black Diamond history museum to reopen Halloween

Docents and volunteers took the time it was closed to revamp the displays.

 

Blotter bug

Enumclaw, Black Diamond police blotter | Sept. 21 – Oct. 1

Political signs removed, burglary suspect arrested, and a person carrying a large knife.

 

Bernie O'Donnell, bottom right, is the new Black Diamond Councilmember on the block. Screenshot

O’Donnell sworn in to Black Diamond council

Bernie will serve on the council at least until the November 2021 election.

Bernie O'Donnell, bottom right, is the new Black Diamond Councilmember on the block. Screenshot

Black Diamond police blotter | Sept. 14 – 20

Noisy zip lining, multiple arrests at traffic stops, and a dog rescued from a fire.

Local school districts moving closer to seeing students in buildings

First up will be having a hybrid learning model with elementary students.

Black Diamond interviews applicants for Council Pos. 6

Five applicants sent in paperwork, but only four showed up to the council zoom meeting.

Enumclaw, Black Diamond police blotter | Sept. 7 – 17

Kittens in the road, vandalism at EHS, and a tree across the road.

King County hosting virtual town hall Sept. 23

Check here for Zoom meeting information.

Enumclaw, Black Diamond police blotter | Sept. 1 – 10

Strange items around a dumpster, a suspicious Instacart driver, and a go-kart on the streets.

How Enumclaw families feel about sending kids back to school

Many, if not most, seem to feel comfortable sending students back into the classroom — with safety measures, of course.

Plans change: school districts back to distributing free meals

Check out how you can pick up your free meals for students.

In-paper debate: Meet your Legislative District 31 preliminary winners

This is part one of a debate between incumbent Drew Stokesbary and challenger Katie Young.

Enumclaw School District brings on Right At School for childcare

However, some families are frustrated by the program’s cost and restrictive hours.

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

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

Enumclaw, Black Diamond police blotter | Aug. 11 – 26

A fight in a parking lot, someone dumping trash, and rescues from the Green River.

“Remote learning” beginning in Enumclaw, White River

Make sure to check out your district’s websites for specific details.

Black Diamond police blotter | Aug. 3 – 9

Hypodermic needles, a returned purchase, and an overdose.

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