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Auburn dance studio finds creative solutions to keep going during COVID-19

Auburn dance studio finds creative solutions to keep going during COVID-19

Pacific Ballroom Dance moves to online classes; group returned home early from national competition

  • Apr 2, 2020
Auburn dance studio finds creative solutions to keep going during COVID-19

Tahoma artist creates creatures

Local student to show award winning sculptures at Black Diamond Art show

Replica of Vietnam Memorial making Enumclaw stop

Replica of Vietnam Memorial making Enumclaw stop

A local vet has spent six years trying to secure this opportunity.

Replica of Vietnam Memorial making Enumclaw stop
Debra Stevens, left, hugs Laura Mitchell, right, during the Covington City Council meeting on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, where Mitchell was being honored for performing CPR and saving Stevens life on Dec. 19, 2019. Photo by Danielle Chastaine.

Debra collapsed at Safeway, but Laura knew CPR

Covington resident lauded by city for life saving efforts in December

Debra Stevens, left, hugs Laura Mitchell, right, during the Covington City Council meeting on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, where Mitchell was being honored for performing CPR and saving Stevens life on Dec. 19, 2019. Photo by Danielle Chastaine.
One mission — serve veterans through volunteer work

One mission — serve veterans through volunteer work

QMissions searches for new funding models after fireworks ban in Covington

One mission — serve veterans through volunteer work
New art decorates Covington streets

New art decorates Covington streets

Bellevue artist helps create wraps for utility boxes on 272nd Street

  • Jan 10, 2020
New art decorates Covington streets
Photos courtesy of the City of Covington.

Firefighters spread holiday cheer

Local firehouse collects food, money and toys for families in need.

  • Dec 26, 2019
Photos courtesy of the City of Covington.
Mayor’s Corner - Commissioners helps city work for residents

Mayor’s Corner – Commissioners helps city work for residents

Volunteer for one of Covington’s commissions this year

  • Dec 20, 2019
Mayor’s Corner - Commissioners helps city work for residents
Residents discuss hard topics in effort to grow together

Residents discuss hard topics in effort to grow together

Maple Valley leaders host a “Black and White” panel

  • Dec 19, 2019
Residents discuss hard topics in effort to grow together
Wreaths decorate graves of fallen soldiers

Wreaths decorate graves of fallen soldiers

Civil Air Patrol Cadets, veterans, families and other military members honored fallen soldiers and deceased vets at the Tahoma National Cemetery with wreaths on Saturday,… Continue reading

  • Dec 18, 2019
Wreaths decorate graves of fallen soldiers
Covington holiday light show benefits Black Diamond Food Bank

Covington holiday light show benefits Black Diamond Food Bank

The Very Merry Christmas House is having its light show until Jan. 3, 2020.

Covington holiday light show benefits Black Diamond Food Bank
Local ban ready to jam for Maple Valley Food Bank

Local ban ready to jam for Maple Valley Food Bank

The Green River Distillers introduces their holiday album at fundraiser

Local ban ready to jam for Maple Valley Food Bank
Mhoon, Harto wish Covington Council a farewell

Mhoon, Harto wish Covington Council a farewell

Both women were presented keys to the city by Mayor Wagner

Mhoon, Harto wish Covington Council a farewell
Covington enters the Hollydaze season

Covington enters the Hollydaze season

The annual Hollydaze event had snow, mistletoe and a giant holiday tree. Hundreds of Covington families and friends came out to the event to see… Continue reading

Covington enters the Hollydaze season
Turkeys Nonni, Noelle, November and Nora at Rooster Haus Rescue in Fall City. Natalie DeFord/staff photo

Turkey rescue: No bird on Thanksgiving menu at this King County sanctuary

“There’s a huge need for roosters. They often end up neglected and abused.”

Turkeys Nonni, Noelle, November and Nora at Rooster Haus Rescue in Fall City. Natalie DeFord/staff photo
Turn off the screens and head into Covington

Turn off the screens and head into Covington

Chamber, city and the school district work together to get kids outside

Turn off the screens and head into Covington
This time of year, it’s all about the harvest

This time of year, it’s all about the harvest

The fourth week of August is time to reset for the coming fall season in the garden. Garden centers and nurseries will soon be stocking… Continue reading

This time of year, it’s all about the harvest
Couples tried on costumes for fun selfies at the 2019 Covington Sausage and Cider Fest.

Pour Covington another

Residents enjoy annual Covington Sausage and Cider Fest

Couples tried on costumes for fun selfies at the 2019 Covington Sausage and Cider Fest.
Aaron Crawford is based in Seattle, and his latest album, Hotel Bible, nit No. 24 on iTunes. Courtesy photo

Aaron Crawford headlines Ten Trails event

There will also be a grand opening of two new model homes at the housing development site.

Aaron Crawford is based in Seattle, and his latest album, Hotel Bible, nit No. 24 on iTunes. Courtesy photo
The Soup Ladies need a new truck

The Soup Ladies need a new truck

Rotary Club of Maple Valley leads fundraiser for volunteers who feed first responders.

The Soup Ladies need a new truck