Kayse Angel

File photo of Jordan Fong. Photo by Rachel Ciampi

Outstanding teen moves onto Stanford

The Kentlake student has placed first in all three of the track events that she competes in, is a straight-A student and does community service in her spare time.

 

Maple Valley Fire Chief Aaron Tyerman presented Kyle Sommer, a Boy Scouts of America Eagle Scout to be, a Certificate of Appreciation Award during the Commissioners Meeting at Station 81 in Maple Valley on April 12. Photo by Kayse Angel

Local Scout recognized by Maple Valley Fire

The scout was given a Certificate of Appreciation at a Fire Commissioners Meeting that took place on April 12.

 

Marc Schuh, owner of the Covington Chick-fil-A, along with his wife, Covington Mayor Jeff Wagner and Covington Chamber of Commerce members cut the ribbon during opening day. Photo by Sarah Brenden

Side stepping congestion

There was less traffic than anticipated during the opening of the new Chick-Fil-A in Covington.

 

Photos by Kayse Angel

Daddy Daughter Spring Fling

Daddys and daughters danced the night away on April 14.

Photos by Kayse Angel
An overall view of Peter Kageyama at Lake Wilderness in Maple Valley speaking to residents and city staff about why it is important to love your city. Photo by Kayse Angel

Two cities, one author and love

Peter Kageyama came to Maple Valley and Covington to do a workshop to get community members more involved with their cities, and to speak about his book, For the Love of Cities.

An overall view of Peter Kageyama at Lake Wilderness in Maple Valley speaking to residents and city staff about why it is important to love your city. Photo by Kayse Angel
Mark Smith, the president and chief operating officer for Auburn and Covington MultiCare, cuts the ribbon for the new MultiCare facility in Covington on April 7. Photo by Kayse Angel

MultiCare opens its doors in Covington

MultiCare will officially open its doors to patients in Covington on April 24.

Mark Smith, the president and chief operating officer for Auburn and Covington MultiCare, cuts the ribbon for the new MultiCare facility in Covington on April 7. Photo by Kayse Angel
A detailed diagram explains the traffic plan Covington has planned for the opening day of Chick-fil-A and the weeks to follow. Submitted photo

Chick-fil-A opening festivities begin tomorrow

More traffic is likely but the city has a traffic plan in place to help with the increase

A detailed diagram explains the traffic plan Covington has planned for the opening day of Chick-fil-A and the weeks to follow. Submitted photo

Moving forward on park work

Improvements at Summit Park in Maple Valley could be underway soon.

The 3D printer that is used in the engineering class at Kentwood prints out the hopefully last prototype for Sean Larue and his partner’s project that they made for their client who had a stroke. Photo by Kayse Angel

Kentwood students build to help kids with special needs

Students used 3D printers and other materials to create unique and innovative devices that will make life a little easier for special education students.

The 3D printer that is used in the engineering class at Kentwood prints out the hopefully last prototype for Sean Larue and his partner’s project that they made for their client who had a stroke. Photo by Kayse Angel
The graphic above explains how property taxes will decrease starting in 2019. Submitted photo from the Tahoma School District

District explains potential cuts

The April election could make or break the Tahoma School District

The graphic above explains how property taxes will decrease starting in 2019. Submitted photo from the Tahoma School District
Image pulled from Google Maps.

New sidewalk in Covington will be built next year

The new sidewalk will make 164th Avenue more accessible for the public.

Image pulled from Google Maps.
Councilmembers and other city staff members stand in front of the old beach house at Lake Wilderness Park. Photo by Kayse Angel

Maple Valley holds Beach House Bash

Construction for the beach house at Lake Wilderness Park will start soon.

Councilmembers and other city staff members stand in front of the old beach house at Lake Wilderness Park. Photo by Kayse Angel

Megan Sheridan resigns from her spot on council

The Maple Valley Council are currently looking for applicants for the recently opened position.

Photos by Kayse Angel

Gov. Jay Inslee signs package of bills at Foster High School

These bills are intended to improve participation and representation in the Washington elections.

Photos by Kayse Angel

Tahoma’s Rob Morrow set to retire at end of school year

After 37 years with Tahoma, the superintendent will step down from his post

Covington council will discuss Jenkins Creek completion date

The plans for Jenkins Park are moving along and will be further discussed at the March 27 council meeting.

Mental health facility to assist youth, families

Nexus Youth and Families came to Maple Valley to help those who need it.

Maple Valley nearing the threshold to maintain SR 169

They are in the process of changing the population threshold from 25,000 to 35,000.

Maple Valley teen makes it on The Voice Kids in Germany

His dreams came true with one phone call and a trip to another country.

Maple Valley residents ‘Stand Up’ for minorities

Community members of Maple Valley came together as a group to be there for those who need a little extra support.