Kayse Angel

Photos by Kayse Angel

Cookie With a Cop considered success

The Covington Police Department hosted its first Cookie With a Cop event on Jan. 30

Photos by Kayse Angel
Two new metal health coordinators joined the Tahoma School District team. Megan Forman is on the left and Gwendolyn Huete is on the right. Photo is from the Tahoma School District Facebook page.

Grant will fund new mental health coordinators

The grant is called Best Starts for Kids

Two new metal health coordinators joined the Tahoma School District team. Megan Forman is on the left and Gwendolyn Huete is on the right. Photo is from the Tahoma School District Facebook page.
A screenshot of Highway 18 pulled from Google Maps.

Group of cities, chambers advocate SR 18 widening

Because of the amount of deadly car accidents that occur on Highway 18, multiple cities and groups came together to advocate to widen the highway to make it safer.

A screenshot of Highway 18 pulled from Google Maps.
Tiffany Perkins and her family. Submitted photo

Zero waste movement is coming to Maple Valley

A Maple Valley woman has started a Facebook group specifically for people who are trying to go zero waste in the Maple Valley area.

Tiffany Perkins and her family. Submitted photo

Kent School District joins Music4Life

The goal is to loan out musical instruments to districts, that way every kid has a chance to play an instrument, even if they can’t afford it.

A group shot of the Tahoma High School We The People class after they won the Washington State Civic Championship Jan. 12 at the state capital. Submitted photo

Tahoma’s We The People moves onto nationals, again

This it the team’s 23rd time winning the Washington State Civics Championship

A group shot of the Tahoma High School We The People class after they won the Washington State Civic Championship Jan. 12 at the state capital. Submitted photo

Clausmeyer to step down from Tahoma School Board

Bill Clausmeyer will end his time on the school board on March 1

A large tree fell onto Bethany Alvarado’s property in Maple Valley during the windstorm that took place on Jan. 6. Submitted photo from Bethany Alvarado

Cleanup on Aisle King County

The city of Maple Valley hosted a debris drop off at Lake Wilderness, post windstorm.

A large tree fell onto Bethany Alvarado’s property in Maple Valley during the windstorm that took place on Jan. 6. Submitted photo from Bethany Alvarado

Coach of the year goes to …

Jeff Brady has been coaching cross country and track for over two decades in the Tahoma School District

Foundation offers first grant for teachers

The grant is for all Kent School District teachers to participate in

Photos by Kayse Angel

Monarch Apartments celebrate opening

The new complex in Maple Valley will provide a new way of living for the community.

Photos by Kayse Angel
The Technology Review Committee from the Tahoma School District, create a tentative four-year technology plan. Submitted photo.

Committee discusses future of technology at Tahoma

The committee has met several times this school year to come up with a technology plan for the Tahoma School District.

The Technology Review Committee from the Tahoma School District, create a tentative four-year technology plan. Submitted photo.

A look back on 2018|Part 2

Yesterday, the Reporter shared some of the most read stories of the year. Today we are sharing the top 5 most read stories of 2018.

A look back on 2018

Here are the first half of the most read stories of 2018, according to analytics compiled by the Reporter.

Photos by Kayse Angel

Toys for Joy collects around 5,000 toys

Every year, the Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority collects toys for children during the holiday season.

Photos by Kayse Angel

Maple Valley Council adopts two year budget

The council approved a $53,633,940 budget for 2019-20.

Shop With A Cop took place at the Covington Walmart where more than 600 children participated in the event and about 135 law enforcement personnel volunteered their time. Photo courtesy of Angela Van Liew

Over 600 children participate in Shop With A Cop

The King County Sheriff’s Office hosted Shop With A Cop, and children from all over King County were able to participate.

Shop With A Cop took place at the Covington Walmart where more than 600 children participated in the event and about 135 law enforcement personnel volunteered their time. Photo courtesy of Angela Van Liew
The train that Harvey Hawken spent 18 years fixing up has been put to good use this holiday season by transporting people around the Crystal Creek Tree Farm. Photo by Kayse Angel

Crystal Creek Tree Farm is off the rails

A local tree farmer spent 18 years getting his locomotive up and running.

The train that Harvey Hawken spent 18 years fixing up has been put to good use this holiday season by transporting people around the Crystal Creek Tree Farm. Photo by Kayse Angel
Photos by Kayse Angel

The Falcons beat the Bears

The Kentlake Falcons beat the Tahoma Bears during their game on Dec. 14. The two teams were neck and neck for most of the game,… Continue reading

Photos by Kayse Angel

Jam Club takes to the stage

Maple Valley Youth Symphony offers a program called “Jam Club,” which offers therapy music education to kids with special needs.