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Debbie Stone

Their first teacher

The absence of Debbie Stone at Carriage Crest Elementary School will likely be felt next year.

  • Apr 25, 2008
Debbie Stone
Tables set by volunteer hostesses were filled for the event.

A tea to remember – and many to thank

The Lake Wilderness Arboretum Foundation would like to thank all those who attended our fifth annual Hellebore Tea Fund-raiser held March 2 at the Lake Wilderness Lodge. It was a fun event that helps support the education programs and gardens at the arboretum.

  • Apr 23, 2008
Tables set by volunteer hostesses were filled for the event.

Crackdown puts a dent in crime that was too easy Higher ‘price tag’ for car thieves

Brock Haskins loved to steal cars and had a special taste for Ford pickup trucks. He would spray down the interiors with WD-40 to eliminate any finger prints, then steal the lights, the seats or whatever he could lay his hands on.

  • Apr 23, 2008
In boats or on the dock

Prizes galore for anglers during this weekend’s annual event MV Fishing Derby casts big lure

Biggest fish will take the prize, unless an angler gets impatient or their catch isn’t among the 100 largest at the annual Maple Valley Fishing Derby this Friday and Saturday at Lake Wilderness.

  • Apr 23, 2008
In boats or on the dock

With everyone’s help, county’s animal shelters will improve

The subject of shelter animal care is an emotional issue, and one that until just recently divided us in county government.

  • Apr 23, 2008
A design by Gabriella Spring

Cover girl

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  • Apr 22, 2008
A design by Gabriella Spring

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  • Apr 22, 2008

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  • Apr 18, 2008
With Lake Wilderness in the background
With Lake Wilderness in the background

Environmental fair today and tomorrow

King County’s educational booth will be among the attractions at the IKEA Environmental Fair today and tomorrow from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the store in Renton.

  • Apr 18, 2008

Chalkboard

Rotary honors two Kentlake High math/science students

  • Apr 18, 2008
Dick Koch

Gate keepers

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  • Apr 18, 2008
Dick Koch

Maple Valley Pony food drive starting April 26

Maple Valley Pony, a youth baseball organization, is organizing a food drive for food banks serving Maple Valley, Covington, Black Diamond, Ravendsale and Hobart.

  • Apr 18, 2008

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  • Apr 16, 2008
Recreational users of Lake Tapps have been worried about water levels when its new owners begin tapping it for drinking water for people in Covington

Lake people: Don’t take too much water

A community group is feeling better about sharing water from Lake Tapps with water consumers in Covington, Maple Valley and elsewhere.

  • Apr 16, 2008
Recreational users of Lake Tapps have been worried about water levels when its new owners begin tapping it for drinking water for people in Covington

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Calendar submissions: Calendars are published Wednesdays and Saturdays on a space-available basis. Items for the Wednesday edition must be submitted by noon the previous Thursday. Items for the Saturday edition must be submitted by noon the previous Tuesday. Submit calendar items to calendar@reporternewspapers.com.

  • Apr 15, 2008
Melinda Gonzales

Tahoma High team has mastered competition in problem-solving

No problems, just solutions

  • Apr 15, 2008
Melinda Gonzales

Where are these 1998 graduates?

Organizers of the 10-year reunion this summer of the Tahoma High School class of 1998 are asking for help contacting some of their old classmates.

  • Apr 15, 2008

No fooling: April Pools Day is free and safety-minded

Covington will observe its fourth annual April Pools Day from noon to 4 p.m. this Saturday at the Covington Aquatic Center.

  • Apr 15, 2008
In its final year

Christmas (and new tree) coming

Covington’s Christmas tree is gone — for now.

  • Apr 15, 2008
In its final year