Black Diamond

Changes to Black Diamond city code address attorney contracts

The city said it is clarifying the mayor has the power to hire and fire attorneys; some residents say this gives the mayor too much power.

Black Diamond council to have seven members

But some residents thought the timing was suspicious, and that the council didn’t need to grow just yet.

Aaron Crawford headlines Ten Trails event

There will also be a grand opening of two new model homes at the housing development site.

Popular trails near Black Diamond closed for five weeks

King County Parks is thinning 75 acres of previously-logged land within Ravensdale Retreat Natural Area.

Organize your own Neighbors Night Out

Being a good neighbor is one way to improve your life and become a better person.

Practice safe paddlesporting this summer | Black Diamond Police Department

Wear a life jacket, check the weather, and label your board.

Bouncy houses at the next Hometown Social

The monthly Black Diamond event is this Friday, July 26.

Fireworks enthusiasts, remember local ordinances

Getting caught lighting off fireworks outside the legal time window or lighting “special” fireworks could land you a misdemeanor or civil infraction.

Locals earn university honors

WSU, Central Washington, UW, and others are represented.

Black Diamond approves transportation improvement plan

There’s about $26 million in projects the city hopes to tackle by 2025.

Black Diamond’s first summer Hometown Social of the year | Oakpointe

This Friday, “Sandlot” will be playing in the housing development project.

No more potholes at Community Center

Now our seniors and their walkers glide across the parking lot with ease.

Black Diamond back in court

Three attorneys are suing the city and its mayor for unpaid services.

Black Diamond resident gets new wheelchair ramp

Terry Hildebrand, 77, injured his back in a gymnastics incident when he was 18.

Field is set for fall campaign season

Many local races are uncontested, and most of the rest will skip primaries.

Help the Soup Ladies in their quest to help others

In times of crisis, The Soup Ladies have been there for first responders.

Thinking of running for office? Filing period closes Friday, May 17

There are many council positions opening up in Enumclaw, Buckley, and Black Diamond.

Courier-Herald adopting new subscription fees

Deliveries are going up to $52, but there’s a small window of opportunity to apply for a lower rate.

Black Diamond PD warns of cold waters | Black Diamond Police Department

Even though its warming up, water can still be cold enough to sap strength from the strongest swimmers.

Educational signs installed at Lake Sawyer

The Lake Sawyer Park Foundation hopes the new signs will encourage people to be more environmentally conscious around the park.

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