Socialize

Facebook
Home » Archives by category » News (Page 19)

Eatonville teen advances on ‘The Voice’

Emily Randolph, a 15-year-old Eatonville resident, has made it through the first round of a nationally televised singing competition. In a recorded episode Tuesday of “The Voice,” Randolph was invited…

Government shutdown closes park

Mount Rainier National Park is closed as a result of the federal government shutdown that began at midnight Tuesday. All national parks are closed to the public. Guests in lodging…

Tornado strikes Frederickson; no injuries

A storm that added to record amounts of rain in the Puget Sound region Monday also spawned a rare tornado in the Frederickson that damaged buildings and railroad cars. No…

Body of hiker found at Mount Rainier

The body of a 66-year-old man who went missing during a day hike was recovered Friday at Mount Rainier National Park. A park spokesman said park rangers and Mountain Rescue…

500-plus cars and trucks on show

There will be plenty of eye candy on wheels this Saturday for Pierce County Parks and Recreation’s 11th annual Hi-Tech Collision Classic Car and Truck Show. The free show, featuring…

Fire district asks voters for modern stations

Fire district asks voters for modern stations

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Did you hear the one about the room so small that you have to open the door if you want to turn around? It’s no…

Two days for art and wine lovers

The Rainer View Art and Wine Show Sept. 28-29 in Graham will feature local artists, wine tasting and live music. The free, two-day event will run from 12 noon to…

A pond in Ken Kildahl’s memory

A pond in Ken Kildahl’s memory

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch The fishing pond that Ken Kildahl helped make kid-friendly will be named in his memory. Kildahl, who died March 29 at the age of 65,…

ABC Day for Bethel district, learning and community

The fifth annual All Bethel Community Day, a showcase for the Bethel School District and its surrounding community, will be held this Saturday at Spanaway Lake High School. The free-admission…

Government-backed, you-build homes program expanding

Home ownership the self-help way is branching out in south Pierce County. The self-help housing program, funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture/Rural Development, Community Frameworks and the Washington State…