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Sprinker turning 40 with a big party list

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Forty years of recreational activities and sports at Sprinker Recreation Center will be celebrated July 30 with a sampling of all of them.…

Habitat help for endangered frogs

Habitat help for endangered frogs

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch In an action felt particularly in the Eatonville area, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has finalized critical habitat for the Oregon spotted…

RAMROD bike ride goes 150 miles

As many as 800 bicyclists will pedal through Eatonville and nearby areas July 28 during the annual RAMROD (Ride Around Mount Rainier in One Day), described by Redmond…

Pyles will play for Pierce

Pyles will play for Pierce

KatieLynn Pyles, a recent Bethel High School graduate, will attend Pierce College and play volleyball for the Raiders starting this fall. Pierce is a member of the Northwest…

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Now older students need two chicken pox shots, too

Now older students need two chicken pox shots, too

By MultiCare Health System Starting this fall, students in Pierce County and statewide who are…

Computer science in schools gets STEM funding

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Eatonville School District is on the list of second-round recipients…

County has opioid, painkillers ‘epidemic’

The opioid epidemic ravaging communities across the country has hit Pierce County, according to a…

Frontier Park stretches for trails

Frontier Park stretches for trails

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Pierce County wanted to add seven acres to Frontier Park…

Senate race includes a rematch

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Voters have been there before in this year’s primary election…

Another fatality at falls

For the second time in as many months, an accident at Little Mashel Falls has…

Opinion

Bethel students need more play time

By Rina Thun Everywhere you go in the Bethel School District, you will see billboards advertising the district’s accomplishments, but there’s one thing you won’t see mentioned: Recess.…

Election wish: Please participate

Election wish: Please participate

By Julie Anderson This is how I think of an election. The purpose of an election is to allow the community to have a conversation. “Where do we…

Voters’ wishes are ignored

Why is it that the votes of the voters, whether it is national, statewide, or for unincorporated Pierce County, can be changed, disallowed by a judge of district…

Be grateful for our secure elections

By Sam Reed, Ralph Munro and Bruce Chapman Accessible, accurate and secure elections are the cornerstone of our government. All voters must have confidence that our representatives have…

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