Enumclaw

Enumclaw Council agrees to earlier starting time

Instead of 7:30 p.m. on Moondays, the council will now meet at 7 p.m. sharp.

 

Enumclaw High hosts 7th annual Empty Bowls event

The event, held at Enumclaw High School, will help fund the Enumclaw Food Bank and Plateau Outreach Ministries.

 

Teen one of nation’s top young volunteers

Sophia DeMarco will head down to Washington D.C. as a state winner of the Prudential Spirit of Service Award

 

Sunrise Elementary hosts shoe drive with Funds2Orgs

The goal is to raise about $1,000 for various school events.

‘Warm Hearts ‘ sock drive will continue through end of month

Weeks Funeral Home in Enumclaw and Buckley is collecting all sorts of socks.

Essay winners, first responder honored by Enumclaw VFW

Gabrielle DeMarco of Enumclaw High School won the Voice of Democracy award, while Keyera Huyler of Enumclaw Middle School won the Patriots Pen contest.

Busy road OK’d for more housing in Enumclaw

City Council gave approval for a 16-home development off Semanski Street.

City Council finalizes funding for outside agencies

Nexus, Plateau Outreach Ministries and the Chamber of Commerce were among the several organizations receiving funding from the city.

Breakfast for the Birds coming Feb. 21

Celebrate the coming of spring with breakfast, fun hats and Ciscoe Morris.

Samsarafest: a festival of healing comes to Enumclaw

After losing their child Samsara, Lax and Travis Burt spent a summer healing from their grief. Now they want to offer that same opportunity to others who are looking for answers.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Former Plateau resident lands role with Marvel T.V. series

McKay Stewart, who spent much of his childhood in Enumclaw and Bonney Lake, will be joining the Marvel universe in a new episode of “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” airing Friday, Jan. 19.

Rotary offers $100,000 service grant | Enumclaw Rotary Foundation

The Sustainable Community Project 2022 Grant is newly-established and intended to provide a sustainable, long-term benefit to the greater Enumclaw community rather than funding a singular need or event.

Garbage, water, sewer rates increase in Enumclaw

Having made the leap into a new year, Enumclaw property owners are now seeing increases to nearly all their utility rates. Here’s a look at the 2018 increases for city services, along with the financial impact on customers.

Car crash leads to death near Bonney Lake

One man was killed and another injured the evening of Jan. 3, the result of a collision just east of Bonney Lake. There was also a crash in Enumclaw the morning of Jan. 4 when a car ran a red light.