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Nisqually River to be closed 26 days

HOOK AND FUR By Bob Brown Some fishing news from rivers: • Chinook and steelhead fishing on the Cowlitz has been above par for the last couple of…

McKasson’s bat big in Eatonville win

Hannah McKasson drove in half of Eatonville’s runs as the Cruisers outslugged Aberdeen 10-9 in an Evergreen League high school fastpitch game Thursday. McKasson’s five-RBI performance was aided…

More free state park days coming up

The next three “free days” at state parks – when visitors are admitted without requiring a pass or the $10 one-day entry fee – are scheduled for May…

State champs top Braves

Puyallup, the defending 4A state high school baseball champion, topped Bethel 5-2 in a South Puget Sound League South division contest. Zach Neigel drove in both of Bethel’s…

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Land-use panel active again

The Parkland-Spanaway-Midland Land-Use Advisory Commission is back to giving Pierce County advice following the appointment…

Friends were there when teen needed them most

Friends were there when teen needed them most

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Thanks to two of his friends, Nathan Anderson values life…

Prison sentence in traffic fatality

A Spanaway man is going to prison for driving his car into and killing another…

Selling a piece of local history

Selling a piece of local history

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch “For sale: Elbe Grocery Real Estate & Business. $295,000.” Care…

Annual bonding experience returns Friday

Annual bonding experience returns Friday

A king and queen have been picked and the accompanying festivities and communal bonding are…

Lindquist: Change law so killers can’t profit

Pierce County Prosecuting Attorney Mark Lindquist and state legislators, including Sen. Randi Becker of Eatonville,…

Opinion

Our Tax Freedom Day comes later

By Don C. Brunell Will you celebrate Tax Freedom Day this year? Until April 24, every penny we’ve earned in 2015 goes to pay your taxes. While this…

Businesses, volunteers made egg hunt go

The South Pierce Fire and Rescue annual Easter egg hunt provides a cost-free, wholesome, fun-filled family event for the citizens of our community. This event is funded solely…

All can benefit from recreation at Lake Kapowsin

By RANDI BECKER As my neighbors in rural east Pierce County already know, their area is one of the fastest-growing in the county and would benefit greatly from…

Where there’s smoke …

Where there’s smoke …

The Democrats and the Republicans in the Legislature “are not arguing about WHETHER they should use marijuana revenues to balance” the state’s budget, says political cartoonist Frank Shiers…

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