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Breakfast for the Birds coming Feb. 21

Breakfast for the Birds coming Feb. 21

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

Breakfast for the Birds coming Feb. 21
Samsarafest: a festival of healing comes to Enumclaw

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.

Samsarafest: a festival of healing comes to Enumclaw

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

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.

Local school districts hoping voters will choose to extend levies
Enumclaw council mulls earlier start time for meetings

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 council mulls earlier start time for meetings
Enumclaw police force adds experience

Enumclaw police force adds experience

Meet Enumclaw’s two newest police officers.

Enumclaw police force adds experience
EHS graduate McNab promoted to Lieutenant Colonel

EHS graduate McNab promoted to Lieutenant Colonel

Tom McNab was recently promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel in the United States Air Force.

EHS graduate McNab promoted to Lieutenant Colonel
Input sought on aging Enumclaw pool

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.

Input sought on aging Enumclaw pool
Former Plateau resident lands role with Marvel T.V. series

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.

Former Plateau resident lands role with Marvel T.V. series
Rotary offers $100,000 service grant | Enumclaw Rotary Foundation

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.

Rotary offers $100,000 service grant | Enumclaw Rotary Foundation
Garbage, water, sewer rates increase in Enumclaw

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.

Garbage, water, sewer rates increase in Enumclaw
Car crash leads to death near Bonney Lake

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.

Car crash leads to death near Bonney Lake
Republican tax bill gives breaks to local breweries

Republican tax bill gives breaks to local breweries

While Democrats and Republicans continue to argue over the benefits and detriments of the Republicans recently passed and signed tax overhaul, there’s at least one group of local businesses owners who are likely to raise a pint to the sweeping tax changes — small breweries.

Republican tax bill gives breaks to local breweries
2017s top 10 stories | Year In Review

2017s top 10 stories | Year In Review

The constant stream of reports and stories means it can be difficult to take a fresh breath and give yourself room for reflection. But looking back over a years-worth of news can be remarkably thought-provoking, and that’s exactly what New Years is for

2017s top 10 stories | Year In Review
Gallery 2018 features work of Bonney Lake photographer

Gallery 2018 features work of Bonney Lake photographer

The city of Enumclaw’s Gallery 2018 will present its first show of the year, a display by Bonney Lake photographer Mike Dilbeck.

Gallery 2018 features work of Bonney Lake photographer
Enumclaw moves forward with downtown plaza proposal

Enumclaw moves forward with downtown plaza proposal

Convinced that downtown Enumclaw has unrealized potential, the city will soon be looking for developers interested in turning dreams to reality.

Enumclaw moves forward with downtown plaza proposal
Districts to float levies, adjust to state changes

Districts to float levies, adjust to state changes

In a joint press release, the Enumclaw, Sumner-Bonney Lake, White River and Dieringer school districts announced Dec. 8 they will be placing Educational Programs and Operations Levy and Instructional Technology Improvement Levy measures before voters.

Districts to float levies, adjust to state changes
Wright picked to fill vacancy, returns to Enumclaw council

Wright picked to fill vacancy, returns to Enumclaw council

While newly elected council members are being sworn in, Anthony Wright, who lost the council race against Kael Johnson, will be returning to the council after being appointed to take Enumclaw’s new Mayor Jan Molinaro’s empty council seat.

Wright picked to fill vacancy, returns to Enumclaw council
Local authors publish their first novels

Local authors publish their first novels

Sometimes, you just can’t get an idea out of your head. For two local authors, this certainly has been the case. Since they were kids, James Peet of Enumclaw and Tommy Rice of Bonney Lake had some ideas in their heads, ones that never quite left them, even as they grew older, got jobs, and settled down with their wives and kids of their own.

Local authors publish their first novels
Taxing district was independent, now part of city government

Taxing district was independent, now part of city government

In a move that was philosophically opposed by a pair of council members, the city of Enumclaw has taken control of the local Transportation Benefit District. The move may not be noticeable to the general public, as the collection and distribution of money should be unchanged. Also, the people controlling the dollars and cents remain the same.

Taxing district was independent, now part of city government
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