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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL Oct. 3: Montesano at Eatonville, Graham-Kapowsin at Spanaway Lake Oct. 4: Mountain View at Bethel Oct. 9: Spanaway Lake at Puyallup Oct. 10: Eatonville at…

Five goals by Brankline, Reulbach pace Cruisers

Three goals by Heidi Brankline and two by Hannah Reulbach highlighted Eatonville’s 8-0 whitewashing of Forks in an Evergreen League 1A high school soccer match. Rebecca Jahner, Alex…

Fire may require deer reduction

HOOK AND FUR By Bob Brown  Ever since the Carlton Complex wildfire burned more than 25,000 acres (about 400 square miles) in north central Washington, Washington Department of…

Braves 4-0 after beating Rogers

The Bethel Braves, rallying from a fourth-quarter deficit, beat Rogers 30-23 Saturday to remain undefeated four weeks into the high school football season. Another Saturday outing is on…

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First local case of virus reported

A Pierce County child hospitalized earlier this month with severe asthma symptoms tested positive for…

New leader for local social services

New leader for local social services

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Eatonville Family Agency is changing its leadership with the hiring…

Chase of stolen car ends in two deaths

Chase of stolen car ends in two deaths

Two people died in a crash during a high-speed chase involving a stolen car and…

Lake Kapowsin could become aquatic preserve

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch The public can have a say in whether Lake Kapowsin…

‘Very lean:’ Graham Fire reducing service

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Graham Fire and Rescue, facing the possibility of a second…

No hunting when students in Pack Forest

By Pat Jenkins The Dispatch Students and hunters will keep their distance from each other…


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Family Agency goes from one good leader to another

By Ruth Ferris Eatonville Family Agency turns a new page. Lori Holliday Culver bids a sad goodbye as she and the agency enthusiastically welcome Leah Vanderstoep as the…

Student learning grows as seasons change

Student learning grows as seasons change

By Krestin Bahr What do you look for in the fall or autumn? Is it the rainy, windy weather we have not had so far this season? Is…

Community garden is truly an asset

Having been away for several months allows me to see the beauty of this area again with fresh eyes. One of the most striking things I have noticed…

How wonderful if we all helped

Through conversation, it was brought to my attention that Eatonville meals for seniors on Monday, Wednesday and Friday really needs volunteers. I offered to drive up from Spanaway…