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Church combines muscular ministering with community fun

Church combines muscular ministering with community fun

Graham Emmanuel Baptist Church has put its own spin on “free family fun.” The three-word tag line for Graham Jam, which had its seventh annual rendition July 13 at Frontier…

School Board member leaving

School Board member leaving

In the primary election ending Aug. 6 and the culminating general election in November, a familiar name among voters in the Eatonville School District will be missing among the candidates.…

Fleets using less gas, more alternative fuel

More than 75 public and private fleets of vehicles reduced their use of petroleum-based fuel by 13.6 million gallons in 2012, according to Western Washington Clean Cities, a coalition of…

Volunteers out in force on mountain

Volunteers out in force on mountain

Thirty-seven high school students will contribute more than 9,000 hours of conservation service at Mount Rainier National Park this summer under the auspices of an America’s Best Idea grant from…

Store’s new owners have Mexico businesses

The NAPA Auto store in Eatonville has new owners who also have business interests in Mexico. The store, located on Center Street, officially changed ownership June 1. The owners are…

There’s an election going on, but not much voting

Voting in the primary election has begun, and voters in the Graham and Eatonville areas won’t have to spend much time doing it. In Eatonville, races for mayor and Port…

Pierce unemployment ahead of state’s

Unemployment in Pierce County was higher than the statewide average in the most recent statistics from the state Employment Security Department. The department reported Washington’s unemployment rate remained unchanged from…

Graham fire chief feels ‘blessed’

Graham fire chief feels ‘blessed’

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Graham Fire and Rescue’s new chief is a local-boy-makes-good story.. Ryan Baskett, who took over as chief in June for the the retiring Reggie Romines,…

Prosecutor: ‘Jig is up’ for ‘military mistress’

A woman is facing charges in Pierce County of bilking military members out of money in 14 states. Bobbi Ann Finley, 37, was arraigned Jume 10 in Superior Court in…

Four-way race for mayor will get down to two

Four-way race for mayor will get down to two

Eatonville voters are getting closer to picking a new mayor. Ballots will be mailed to them this Friday by the Pierce County auditor for the Aug. 6 primary election, in…