Sports & Outdoors

Follow the golden rules for happy hunting

HOOK AND FUR By Bob Brown For many folks, big game hunting season is the high point of their recreational year. In some locales, the big game in…

Phillips, Brankline pace Cruiser win

Alexa Phillips and Heidi Brankline each scored two goals to lead Eatonville to a 5-2 victory over Elma in an Evergreen League 1A high school soccer match last…

Bethel’s turnaround continues

The rise of Bethel High School’s football team from the depths to the heights of the South Puget Sound League 4A is still in the early stages, but…

Cruisers bull their way into new league

Cruisers bull their way into new league

Eatonville introduced itself to the Evergreen League 1A in bold fashion Friday. with a 35-6 victory over Aberdeen Friday. Not only did the Cruisers serve notice that there…

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No hunting when students in Pack Forest

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Students and hunters will keep their distance from each other…

Car and motorcycle collide, rider hurt

One motorist was injured in a crash involving a motorcycle and an automobile on State…

Wave if you want peace

Wave if you want peace

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch It started with a hundred and now is down to…

Crash claims infant’s life

An infant from Florida died last week as a result of injuries suffered in a…

People and pooches back Cancer Society

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Thirty-five people and eight dogs participated in a recent Bark…

Lakes still in limbo with toxic algae

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Eight lakes in Pierce County remained risky places last week…


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Community garden is truly an asset

Having been away for several months allows me to see the beauty of this area again with fresh eyes. One of the most striking things I have noticed…

How wonderful if we all helped

Through conversation, it was brought to my attention that Eatonville meals for seniors on Monday, Wednesday and Friday really needs volunteers. I offered to drive up from Spanaway…

Get teens and young adults back in the job pool

By Don C. Brunell The good news is Washington is separating itself from the national jobless rate. In July, an average 6.2 percent of Americans were looking for…

Burning budget

Burning budget

Political cartoonist Frank Shiers Jr. notes the wildfire season in Washington did more than char huge amounts of land. It also burned through government funds set aside for…