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Scottish and Celtic traditions take over in Graham

The 45th annual Tacoma Highland Games will be held Friday and Saturdy at Frontier Park in Graham. A Celtic music concert will accompany two days of Scottish events and demonstrations,…

It’s all according to plan for Voss

It’s all according to plan for Voss

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Kaelyn Voss seems as clear about her future as she is about her passion for sports. Voss, who graduated this month from Eatonville High School…

Measles reported in county

Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department received confirmation Thursday of Pierce County’s first case of measles in at least six years. The agency is investigating the case of a Pierce County child…

Answering medical emergencies by air and land

Answering medical emergencies by air and land

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch All eyes were on the helicopter hovering above Swanson Field. For once, its arrival wasn’t a matter of life and death. The Airlift Northwest aircraft…

Saturday sales for licenses

The Pierce County Auditor’s Office will be open Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. to help meet summertime demand for marriage licensing, passport processing,vehicle and boat licensing.pet licensing and…

Fireworks season at hand

State-regulated firework sales to the public will begin at noon on June 28 and continue until 9 p.m. July 5. State fire marshal Chuck Duffy said consumers should “know the…

Summer shouldn’t mean hunger for schoolchildren

By Kevin Concannon As a child, I always looked forward to the carefree joy of summertime. I remember the long days of playing outside at a nearby park until I…

Summer lunches at Bethel schools

The Bethel School District is hosting the Simplified Summer Food Program for Children. From June 23 to Aug. 15, lunches will be made available at no charge to children 18…

Body confirmed as missing hiker

The body of a woman recovered from Mount Rainier last Saturday has been positively identified as Karen Sykes, a Seattle woman who disappeared during a hike June 18. The Pierce…

Minimum wage

Minimum wage