Enumclaw

With a new year, area school districts seeing growth

Enumclaw and White River school districts just pushed past 4,000 students each.

Complaints upheld against former councilman, political booster

Local Darrell Dickson was fined $4,000, while Karen Jensen was fined $2,000, for not properly disclosing campaign contributions.

Annual fundraiser honors memory of Jordan and Jared Davis

The two young students were killed in a car wreck in 2010.

Crystal Quilters hosting two-day show at Expo Center

Come Saturday, Sept. 28, or Sunday, Sept. 29, to see some awesome creations.

Missing Enumclaw man found dead in Oregon

Cameron Shelden was a BNSF engineer who worked in Auburn.

Walk, don’t run, to stay healthy, local doctor says

Light to moderate exercise is better for people than heavy workouts, according to Dr. Jim Merrill.

Cascade Foothills Chorale has new rehearsal space

The group is also considering a chance to perform in D.C.

Local sanctuary cares for old, injured, and sick pets and animals

Dr. Heather Stewart and local Laura Thompson officially made Steven’s Sanctuary a nonprofit organization in 2017.

Enumclaw pool raises rates for second time

Two more increases are expected in 2020 and 2021.

New program aims to foster leadership skills, establish community-driven project

The deadline to sign up for RDI’s Pierce County/White River Plateau Rural Community Leadership Program is Sept. 23.

Artists sought for new fall Scarecrow contest, Gallery 2020

The deadline to enter the Scarecrow Contest and the City Hall gallery are in October.

Residents’ voices heard on library safety

More than 70 percent of residents who took a City Council Public Safety Committee survey said they do not feel safe at the library.

Enumclaw, Black Diamond police blotter | Sept. 5 – 12

ENUMCLAW September 11 - Police checked on the welfare of a known subject who had been drinking. Medical personnel were called to Stevenson Avenue and… Continue reading

Library hosting new gardening, crafting classes

A Community Meet and Greet is scheduled for Sept. 21.

Lessons learned from first attempt at Balloon Glow

Despite the bad weather cancelling the event, the Enumclaw Expo Center saw a huge crowd and even made a profit.

Enumclaw senior center plans for improved transportation for rural residents

A new King County grant to create senior “hubs” will help fund the effort.

Unique offerings at Magickal Earth

The new shop has everything from crystals and minerals to tarot decks and handmade jewelry.

Cocktail farm looks to open Wilkeson bar and shop

Venise Cunningham and Belinda Kelly are the Simple Goodness Sisters, looking to bring you unique cocktails from local gardens to your glass.

Enumclaw police blotter | Aug. 30 – Sept. 3

A dispute over firewood, a “silver alert,” and an inebriated argument at a fast-food joint.

Drowning victim identified as Enumclaw man

There was also a death after a glider crashed in Buckley late last month.

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