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Read with a princess at the Buckley Library | Pierce County Library System

Read with a princess at the Buckley Library | Pierce County Library System

Daffodil Princesses will be visiting the local library Saturday, March 7.

Read with a princess at the Buckley Library | Pierce County Library System
Rain brought flooding, mudslides, traffic troubles

Rain brought flooding, mudslides, traffic troubles

Here’s a recap of how the Plateau fared during last week’s downpour.

Rain brought flooding, mudslides, traffic troubles
Enumclaw, White River levy measures passing

Enumclaw, White River levy measures passing

Preliminary results for the February 2020 special election are in.

Enumclaw, White River levy measures passing
Pierce County tax hikes not as big in Buckley

Pierce County tax hikes not as big in Buckley

This could change next year, if voters approve the White River School District levy on the Feb. 11 ballot.

Pierce County tax hikes not as big in Buckley
Buckley looking to fill vacant seat on city council

Buckley looking to fill vacant seat on city council

Former Councilwoman Sandy Burkett just took on a job at the Buckley Police Department.

Buckley looking to fill vacant seat on city council
Buckley bridge reduced to one lane Feb. 1 | WSDOT

Buckley bridge reduced to one lane Feb. 1 | WSDOT

Bridge cleaning will mean the bridge will be down a lane from 6 a.m. to noon.

Buckley bridge reduced to one lane Feb. 1 | WSDOT
Rep. Irwin proposes new statewide concussion database

Rep. Irwin proposes new statewide concussion database

A new bill would have schools send standardized concussion data to the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association.

Rep. Irwin proposes new statewide concussion database
Pierce County libraries once again host county-wide writers, artist competition
Pierce County libraries once again host county-wide writers, artist competition
Enumclaw to make up snow day March 20

Enumclaw to make up snow day March 20

And White River will be likely extending the year to make up for the lost day.

Enumclaw to make up snow day March 20
Buckley’s plan for 2020 includes first phase of new park

Buckley’s plan for 2020 includes first phase of new park

Also, City Administrator Dave Schmidt will be retiring in March.

Buckley’s plan for 2020 includes first phase of new park
New bill would make visiting state parks free

New bill would make visiting state parks free

Senate Bill 1674 proposes eliminating the Discover Pass and using state general funds to support the parks.

New bill would make visiting state parks free
Enumclaw, White River pushing school levies

Enumclaw, White River pushing school levies

EHS wants to renew its tech levy, while WRHS’ levy is the same one that voters declined in the last general election.

Enumclaw, White River pushing school levies
Local turns 100 with the new year

Local turns 100 with the new year

Buckley resident Donald Milliken isn’t letting age get to him.

Local turns 100 with the new year
At a glance | January 2020 events

At a glance | January 2020 events

January isn’t a busy time of year, but there are still a few events to attend for kinds, families, and adults.

At a glance | January 2020 events
Top 10 stories of 2019

Top 10 stories of 2019

It’s been a long year — check out some of the Plateau’s biggest stories you may have missed or forgotten.

Top 10 stories of 2019
Learning about compassion from the Dalai Lama

Learning about compassion from the Dalai Lama

No matter our differences, we are all human beings.

Learning about compassion from the Dalai Lama
Buckley passes new dangerous dog ordinance

Buckley passes new dangerous dog ordinance

Pit bulls and other “dangerous” canines on the Plateau can now take a test to be exempt from breed-specific legislation

Buckley passes new dangerous dog ordinance
Former Buckleyite takes gold in international dance competition

Former Buckleyite takes gold in international dance competition

Zachary Kelley has been dancing since he was 6 years old. Just last month, he was named one of the best tap dancers in the world.

Former Buckleyite takes gold in international dance competition
Spiketon Bridge now open

Spiketon Bridge now open

It took a little longer than expected, but commuters can finally get back to their regular routes.

Spiketon Bridge now open
Buckley Kiwanis name Students of the Month

Buckley Kiwanis name Students of the Month

Four students from the White River School District were honored recently.

Buckley Kiwanis name Students of the Month
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