Socialize

Facebook
Sports & Outdoors

Braves vs. Redmond in state softball opener

Bethel’s Braves will open the 4A high school state softball championships Friday in Spokane against an opponent they beat on their way to a fourth-place finish in last…

G-K’s Sarell, Dudley, relay in 4A state meet

Graham-Kapowsin will have two entries in the state 4A high schools track and field championships in Tacoma. The Eagles’ Foster Sarell will compete in the shot put, Kevin…

Cruisers on way to state track meet

Eatonville will be well-represented in the 1A state high school track and field championships this week after winning the boys and girls team titles in the District 4…

Razor clams off-limits for rest of season

HOOK AND FUR By Bob Brown The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has announced razor clam digging will remain closed for the remainder of the season…

Featured Events

AEC v1.0.4

Weekly Poll

Are you okay with higher fees that took effect May 22 at Mount Rainier National Park?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...
News

County Councilman out as charter review candidate

Pierce County Councilman Jim McCune has been turned away as a candidate for the county’s…

From Marines to top scholar

From Marines to top scholar

Christopher Hickey, a former Eatonville High School student whose service in the military took him…

Fund-raiser for Frederickson park project

Supporters of a public park planned in the Frederickson area will host a spaghetti feed…

In memory of the fallen

In memory of the fallen

A military honor guard from Joint-Base Lewis McChord participated in a flag ceremony at Bethany…

Help asked, reward offered for catching armed robber

Authorities are asking for the public’s help – with a reward possible – to identify…

A tidier rest in peace for heroes

A tidier rest in peace for heroes

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch The final resting place for veterans of five wars is…

Opinion

Charter review: Fox watching the hen house

It’s noteworthy that so many have signed up for the Pierce County Charter Review Commission. Former elected officials of both political stripes, once again as private citizens, can…

Legislature forgetting career and technical education

By Tim Knue Well, Legislature is one-third of the way into special session because they haven’t figured out how to fully fund schools while the Washington State Supreme…

Keep county rule on marijuana licenses

Pierce County Council member Derek Young has prepared an ordinance that will undo the safeguards the Council put in place to manage the proliferation of recreational marijuana into…

Aquatic reserve best fit for Lake Kapowsin

Aquatic reserve best fit for Lake Kapowsin

By Marian Berejikian The recent activity by Washington Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to protect Lake Kapowsin in its current state is the best solution for this fragile…

Archives