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Hunting incident brings charges in Buckley

An errant hunter was cited for a weapons discharge in Buckley city limits and reckless endangerment after shooting an elk on private property Oct. 8.

Buckley residents close to learning cost, seeing plans for new fire station

Years of planning for a new fire station in Buckley will soon result in something residents can lay their eyes on.

Wilkeson mother-daughter duo offer drumming-for-health classes

The staples for a good workout: running, weights... percussion?

April is amnesty month for pet licensing

Is your pet a fugitive? King County requires all dogs and cats eight weeks or older to be licensed. If discovered, unlicensed pets can cost up to $250; late fees for licensing can cost $30 plus the previous year's license fee on top of the standard cost, if the pet has been unlicensed for more than a year.

Buckley monument is dedicated

The sun came out Nov. 7 for the dedication of the Veteran’s Monument in Buckley.

Buckley museum gets facelift

Work is shaping up on the Buckley Museum’s main building renovations as work crews busily insulate and panel unfinished walls.

Buckley establishes transportation benefit district for funding of roads

The new taxing entity—comprised of council members—will meet for the first time in early 2013.

OUR CORNER: History lessons must hit the mark

“When Fascism comes to America, it will be called anti-Fascism.” - Huey Long.

Rainier School partners with nonprofit for child dental care

Rainier School has partnered with Lindquist Dental Clinic For Children to provide affordable dental work to children in the Buckley area once a week.

Ballots for Buckley fire station are due April 27

Mail-in ballots determining whether the city of Buckley will issue a bond for a new fire station are due April 27.

Four vehicle prowls in one night | Buckley police reports Jan. 16-21

PROWLING SPREE?: On Jan. 21, a detective took four vehicle prowl reports.

Buckley bank changes hands

At 6 p.m. April 30, state regulators shut down Frontier Bank, citing inadequate capital and severe loan losses.

Buckley council gets rid of school impact fees

Buckley City Council members voted unanimously to remove impact fees on residential building projects that provide funding to the White River School District.

Support system crucial to recovery | CANCER AWARENESS

Marilyn Hash sits in the newspaper office, nearing the end of a conversation about her life with non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, and she’s just been asked what she tells people who have been recently diagnosed. She pauses for a moment and offers this: “I don’t tell,” she said. “I don’t tell them anything, but I do listen. And often they have questions. “One of the things I learned… is how lucky I am to have a strong support system.”

Buckley buys 150 acres along White River

Buckley City Council members officially approved the acquisition of 150 acres of White River property from Puget Sound Energy, at a total cost of $300,000.… Continue reading

Owner has plans for Buckley Thrift

Usually when an entrepreneur buys an existing business, payment is made in cash. John Brehmer paid for the Buckley Thrift Store in buses.

Alan Predmore is named Fire Chief of the Year

When Buckley Fire Chief Alan Predmore saw his honor guard at the Pierce County Fire Chiefs Association awards ceremony, he suspected something was up.

Father-daughter team can make furniture come alive

In a year marked by slowed consumer spending, fewer Americans are buying new items, instead opting to stretch what they have.

Hot dogs become a popular stop

The first thing customers may notice about Buckley’s newest eatery is the pair of anthropomorphic frankfurters standing in the gravel near the intersection of state Route 410 and Mundy Loss Road, pouring ketchup on themselves and licking their lips.

Monument dedication will be Nov. 7 in Buckley

Buckley’s parkside totem has been visible to state Route 410 passersby for months, but the imposing landmark will soon be receiving an official dedication.