Enumclaw

Local pilot flies hand sanitizer to Eastern WA counties

Garfield County has had trouble finding sanitation supplies, given its the sole Washington county without a confirmed COVID-19 case.

Documents show spread of COVID-19 at Enumclaw care facility

A report from the Washington state Department of Health and Social Services and documents detailing conversations between Enumclaw Rehab and St. Elizabeth show how quickly the virus spread through the senior living facility.

St. Elizabeth announces voluntary furloughs

COVID-19 has severely affected the hospital’s finances, its chief operating officer wrote in a letter.

Enumclaw, Black Diamond police blotter | April 9 – 15

Multiple people were taken to St. Elizabeth hospital involuntarily.

Green River College offers free webinar for local businesses

The online presentation will go over how to access various federal loans and business basics that will help you weather the pandemic

St. Elizabeth nurses went three weeks without N-95 masks

According to CHI Franciscan officials, supply of the essential PPE gear dropped to just 3-days worth in March.

How is graduation going to look for the class of 2020?

School administrators are working on several different options, but nothing is set in stone yet.

Superintendent Nelson to lead statewide professional learning program for school administration

He has been an administrator in the Enumclaw School District for more than two decades.

Inslee signs bills authored by Rep. Irwin

The bills will establish a centralized concussion database with the DOH and expand tele-medicine under the Involuntary Treatment Act.

Local Facebook group aims to support local businesses

The group decides to support one business for 24 hours, and money raised goes to buying gift cards that are raffled off.

Enumclaw council to meet April 13

If you want to participate, check out the agenda on the city’s website and email the city clerk your comments and questions.

Enumclaw, Black Diamond police blotter | March 25 – April 2

An egging, public urination, and some felony arrests.

Positive COVID-19 cases increase in Enumclaw, but facilities releasing little information

The county has reported 38 positive tests and 5 deaths as of April 6 in ZIP code 98022.

Fighting the coronavirus, 100 masks at a time

In the early 1930s, Dorothy Lucille used whatever she had on hand to patch and mend her family’s clothes during the Great Depression. Nine decades… Continue reading

Enumclaw Rehab center a hotbed for coronavirus

Ten clients and two employees have tested positive for COVID-19.

Emergency declarations issued in both Enumclaw, Buckley

If the governor already declared a state of emergency, why did local cities have to as well?

POM lifts some restrictions on utility, rental assistance

The Enumclaw-based nonprofit serves practically everyone from Buckley to northern Black Diamond.

Buckley, Enumclaw parks closed

Buckley Mayor Pat Johnson said she was “disappointed” to see people disregarding social distancing.

Businesses come together to support the hungry

It takes a village to put together the annual Empty Bowls event.

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