Sarah Brenden

Falcons start the season 2-0

Falcons start the season 2-0

The weather cooperated for a few days while the 2017-2018 baseball season got underway. The Kentlake Falcons started its season winning two in a row.… Continue reading

Falcons start the season 2-0
Save the date for a beach bash and more community news

Save the date for a beach bash and more community news

Save the date for a beach bash The Maple Valley City Council invites the public to join them at The Beach House Bash at 2… Continue reading

Save the date for a beach bash and more community news
The Cedar Heights seventh grade class put together this map to highlight what the                                city of Covington already has as part of their Geo-Inquiry project. Photo by Sarah Brenden.

Students use Geo-Inquiry to determine Covington’s needs

A social studies class at Cedar Heights Middle School applied their findings from a school project to the city of Covington.

The Cedar Heights seventh grade class put together this map to highlight what the                                city of Covington already has as part of their Geo-Inquiry project. Photo by Sarah Brenden.
Falcons fall in second round of state

Falcons fall in second round of state

The Kentlake girls were outscored 26-0 in the second half Thursday

Falcons fall in second round of state
Falcons return to state tournament, Conks season ends

Falcons return to state tournament, Conks season ends

And then there was one. The Kentlake Falcons girls basketball team secured its spot back to the state tournament by beating Rogers 42-25 on Feb.… Continue reading

Falcons return to state tournament, Conks season ends
Volunteers needed at community center and more community news

Volunteers needed at community center and more community news

Volunteers needed at community center The Black Diamond Community Center is looking for volunteers to help during the senior lunch program on Tuesdays and Thursdays.… Continue reading

Volunteers needed at community center and more community news
Finance director receives certificate and more community news

Finance director receives certificate and more community news

Finance director receives certificate During the Feb. 12 Maple Valley City Council meeting, city manager Laura Philpot received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in… Continue reading

Finance director receives certificate and more community news
Steele Starren, a freshman from Tahoma wrestles Terrell Sanders from University High School, and wins the championship fro his 126 weight class. Photo by Rachel Ciampi

Local athletes compete, rank among best in state

For high school wrestlers, gymnasts and swimmers, the moment they had been waiting all season for arrived last Saturday. Local athletes from Tahoma, Kentlake and… Continue reading

Steele Starren, a freshman from Tahoma wrestles Terrell Sanders from University High School, and wins the championship fro his 126 weight class. Photo by Rachel Ciampi
Nine athletes sign letters of intent

Nine athletes sign letters of intent

A number of high school athletes nation wide signed their letters of intent Feb. 7 to play at the collegiate level. Among those athletes were… Continue reading

Nine athletes sign letters of intent
Effects of seasonal affective disorder can last up to six months

Effects of seasonal affective disorder can last up to six months

The disorder is generally more common in women and in those older than 20 years old, according to Dr. Shannon Markegard.

Effects of seasonal affective disorder can last up to six months
Now accepting applications for Rampathon and more community news

Now accepting applications for Rampathon and more community news

Neighborhoods receive area grants Community Service Area grants were announced Feb. 7 by the Metropolitan King County Council Vice Chair Reagan Dunn. The Greater Maple… Continue reading

Now accepting applications for Rampathon and more community news
Maple Valley residents nominated for awards show and more community news

Maple Valley residents nominated for awards show and more community news

Covington’s call for artists The city of Covington along with the Covington Arts Commission are accepting submissions from local and regional artists to exhibit their… Continue reading

Maple Valley residents nominated for awards show and more community news
Black Diamond police offer boating class and more community news

Black Diamond police offer boating class and more community news

Black Diamond police offer boating class On Saturday, Feb. 17 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. the Black Diamond Police Department will be hosting a… Continue reading

Black Diamond police offer boating class and more community news
Male subject went through multiple vehicles overnight|Police Blotter

Male subject went through multiple vehicles overnight|Police Blotter

LARCENY • On Jan. 13 it was reported to officers that an unknown male subject had gone through multiple vehicles overnight. According to the police… Continue reading

Male subject went through multiple vehicles overnight|Police Blotter
New members sworn in Covington Council and more community news

New members sworn in Covington Council and more community news

New members sworn in During the Jan. 12 council meeting, one new Covington city council member and two reelected members were sworn into office. Mayor… Continue reading

New members sworn in Covington Council and more community news
Registration is open now through Friday

Registration is open now through Friday

Parents in the Tahoma School District can now register their children for kindergarten

Registration is open now through Friday
Maple Valley recruiting for commissioner positions and more community news

Maple Valley recruiting for commissioner positions and more community news

Calling all local artists The city of Covington and the Covington Arts Commission is looking for artists to create a design for a new storage… Continue reading

Maple Valley recruiting for commissioner positions and more community news
Kentwood science teacher charged with two counts, remains in custody

Kentwood science teacher charged with two counts, remains in custody

The Renton man was reportedly communicating with a minor for immoral purposes.

Kentwood science teacher charged with two counts, remains in custody
Covington receives achievement award and more community news

Covington receives achievement award and more community news

Covington receives achievement award The city of Covington was given the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting award by the Government Finance Officers… Continue reading

Covington receives achievement award and more community news
Free tax workshop and more community news

Free tax workshop and more community news

January meeting announcement The Greater Maple Valley Unincorporated Area Council will hold its monthly meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 8. The… Continue reading

Free tax workshop and more community news