Dresses for a school full of royalty

PTA volunteers offer free homecoming, prom dresses to Tahoma, Kent students

New leaders, new space for the farmers market

Mark Hogen looks to help transition the Maple Valley Farmers Market to the Legacy Site

King County Sheriff Department deputies searching the woods behind the Ten Trails housing development in Black Diamond for additional human remains. Photo by Ray Miller-Still

Human remains found in Black Diamond

The King County Sheriff’s Department is out searching for any additional remains near Ten Trails.

  • 3 days ago

Cars on the lawn? That’s now a no-no in Covington

Covington City Council votes to approve a max number of vehicles, parking laws in residential zones

The Tahoma track team, with coach Jeff Brady in the bottom row on the left, after winning the 2019 state championship title. 
                                Photo courtesy of Jeff Brady. 
                                The entire Tahoma track and field, and cross country coaching staff. 
                                Photo courtesy of Jeff Brady.

Tahoma track stars and track coaches both share state titles

Coach Jeff Brady earns coach of the year for Washington state second year in a row

Parents successfully fight against ‘sexist’ dress code

Tahoma Schools approves new policy focused less on girls’ clothing

Local athlete takes bronze at Para-Pan American Games

Maple Valley’s Abbey Nardella already made her community proud by being accepted to compete at the Para-Pan American games in… Continue reading

Report: Only one use of excessive force upheld by Sheriff’s investigations in 2018

The Office of Law Enforcement Oversight has released its annual 2018 report.

The Mayor’s corner

Budget season, pedestrian improvements and general election on the horizon in Covington this fall

  • 1 week ago
Photo courtesy of the FARF 5k Superhero Run. Photos by Mark Mandi.

Capes, masks and running shoes

Capes, masks and running shoes

A 20-year-old, starving horse was found near Cedar River Elementary School died a few days after being picked up by the county. King County investigators are looking for the horse’s owners. Photo courtesy of King County.

County searches for owners of horse who starved to death

The horse was found near Cedar River Elementary

  • 2 weeks ago
Sports
Photo courtesy of Leah Grant 
                                Left to right: Jan Stover, Myrna Krieg, Terry Dalry and Janice Train. Not pictured: Diane Clavin.

Local ladies win golf tournament

Twelve golfers participated in the two-day Lake Wilderness Ladies Golf Club Captain’s Cup Tournament. Congratulations to the tournament winners! •Diane… Continue reading

  • 4 weeks ago

 

Photo by Kayse Angel 
                                Kaiea Higa (right), a freshman fast pitch player for the Tahoma High School Bears, won the first ever Female Athlete of the Year award from the Covington-Maple Valley Reporter. She received a special plaque from the Reporter’s editor Danielle Chastaine (left).

Tahoma Bear is the first Female Athlete of the Year

Just starting her career as a freshman, Kaiea Higa wins community’s vote

 

 

Opinion

Letters to the editor for the week of Sept. 13

Reader wants Congress’s support for Alzheimer’s Dear editor, Alzheimer’s disease doesn’t strike just the elderly. The 200,000 Americans diagnosed with… Continue reading

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Letters to the editor for the week of Aug. 30

Reader suggests ways to bring more news coverage to Maple Valley

  • 2 weeks ago

 

Marketplace

Mary’s Place computer literacy workshops help families build confidence

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  • 2 months ago

 

Comcast honors King County high school students

Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program awards $95,000 in scholarships to Washington students