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Baseball April 10: Puyallup at Graham-Kapowsin (4 p.m.), Wright at Eatonville. April 12: Cedar Park Christian at Eatonville (4 p.m.), Curtis at Graham-Kapowsin (4 p.m.), Bethel at Puyallup. April 15:…

Interviews set for school chief candidates

The leading candidates to become Eatonville School District’s next superintendent are scheduled to be interviewed this Saturday by the School Board. The interviews, which will be closed to the public,…

Review: Can’t take your eyes off ‘Jersey Boys’

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch “Jersey Boys,” which is a few days into a month-long run that continues through May 4 at the 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle, both informs…

Museum of Flight expands horizons of local students

By Shannon Steedman For all its beautiful airplanes and great educational programs, what the Museum of Flight does best is inspire. As an educator, I’m constantly on the lookout for…

First time fishing for kids? Make it safe and fun

HOOK AND FUR By Bob Brown With the opening of the general fishing season April 27, many youngsters will be experiencing fishing for the first time and the excitement that…

Plans laid for improvements at Bethel schools

The Bethel School District is moving forward with plans for remodeling at three of its schools. At its Jan. 26 meeting, the School Board authorized advertising for bids from contractors…

Blood drives in April

Cascade Regional Blood Services, the supplier of blood for hospitals in Pierce County, has scheduled the following blood drives in April: • April 9, 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the…

From governor and foreign diplomat to superintendent in Eatonville (almost)

From governor and foreign diplomat to superintendent in Eatonville (almost)

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Booth Gardner, the former Washington governor and Pierce County executive who died March 15, came close to having another title: Eatonville School District superintendent. Gardner…

Observatory and planetarium keeps eyes on the skies

Observatory and planetarium keeps eyes on the skies

Every night is star light, star bright at Starry Hill – weather permitting. The observatory in the Eatonville area was built and is operated by Tom and Gracie Pauley as…

Supporters argue against loss of school

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch The message for Eatonville School District officials was clear: Improve your financial house, but leave Columbia Crest Elementary School alone. About 100 people attended a…