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Books on Tapps discusses “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” March 28

The Friends of the Bonney Lake Library are encouraging people to join their Books on Tapps discussion group.

  • Mar 21st, 2013 9:07pm

Evergreen Point main replacement goes to bid

Since 2009, Evergreen Point's aging steel pipes have sprung nine leaks spilling water at rates ranging from five to 25 gallons-per-minute. A homeowner adjacent to a 25 gallon-per-minute leak that broke open in 2011 found their basement flooded. Public Works estimated the water lost over the past three years at 69 million gallons.

  • Mar 21st, 2013 8:26pm

Suspect in Tacoma daycare attack placed on 72-hour hold | Pierce County Prosecutor’s Office

Wednesday, the Pierce County Prosecutor's Office requested a 72-hour hold on Andrake Dion Morris, 18. The suspect was arrested for rape, residential burglary, and robbery.

  • Mar 20th, 2013 9:20pm

Spartans open conference season with 15-3 win over Patriots | Sumner Fastpitch Softball

Sumner's fastpitch softball team defeated the Washington Patriots 15-3 Tuesday, in their first South Puget Sound League 2A conference game of the season.

  • Mar 20th, 2013 7:56pm

Panthers defeated by Hornets 5-0 | Bonney Lake Girls Tennis

Bonney Lake's girls tennis team lost 5-0 to the Enumclaw Hornets in a Monday South Puget Sound League 3A conference game. Enumclaw emerged victorious in two singles and three doubles games played.

  • Mar 20th, 2013 7:33pm

Community Summit 2013 at Bonney Lake High School Thursday

The summit — this year themed "Igniting Positive Change" — is an event hosted by the S.T.A.R.R. Project and co-sponsored by the Sumner School District and cities of Bonney Lake and Sumner to discuss matters of health and society that affect the community.

  • Mar 20th, 2013 7:10pm

Panthers top Overlake 2-0 | Bonney Lake Boys Soccer

Tyler John shot both Panther goals, taking one at the 36-minute mark assisted by Jacob Bohl, and another at the 54-minute mark unassisted.

  • Mar 20th, 2013 5:52pm

Manestage’s “Oliver!” begins at the Sumner Performing Arts Center March 23

ManeStage Theatre Company's production of "Oliver!," the musical based on the Charles Dickens story "Oliver Twist," will begin Saturday at the Sumner Performing Arts Center.

  • Mar 20th, 2013 11:58pm

Spartans trump Washington 12-2 | Sumner Baseball

Sumner is scheduled to play Washington in a second conference game at home Tuesday afternoon. The Spartans are, so far, 2-0 in South Puget Sound League 2A.

  • Mar 19th, 2013 8:55pm

Spartans defeated 7-2 by Graham-Kapowsin | Sumner Fastpitch

The Spartans took an early lead after scoring a run in the second inning of a slow-starting game. Both teams went run-less in the first and third innings.

  • Mar 19th, 2013 8:45pm

Panthers drop a 12-1 game to the 4A Tahoma Bears | Bonney Lake Fastpitch

Bonney Lake's fastpitch softball team broke its early winning streak with a 12-1 loss to the Tahoma Bears in nonleague play Monday afternoon. The matchup against the South Puget Sound League 4A school was the fourth game of the Panthers' preseason.

  • Mar 19th, 2013 8:37pm

Panthers Kayla Wells and Kali Patterson sign letters of intent for Belmont and Western Washington

Panther fastpitch players Kayla Wells and Kali Patterson signed their letters of intent to attend Belmont University and Western Washington University, respectively, and play for their softball teams.

  • Mar 20th, 2013 9:46pm

Panthers defeat Evergreen 1-0 | Bonney Lake Boys Soccer

The Panthers' Tyler John shot one unassisted goal in the second half, at the 47-minute mark of the match.

  • Mar 18th, 2013 11:22pm

Panthers shut down Kentwood 20-7 | Bonney Lake Fastpitch

The Panthers started strong with four runs in the bottom of the first inning, while the Conquerors racked up none in the top. The Conquerors took two in the second inning, but the Panthers widened the gap with three more.

  • Mar 18th, 2013 11:10pm

Car chase nearly leads to gas station crash in Auburn | Bonney Lake Police Blotter

All suspects in the police blotter are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

  • Mar 18th, 2013 11:04pm

Spartans defeat Hornets 3-2 | Sumner Boys Soccer

The Spartans' Jose Hernandez, Drew Wehmer and Vittorio Cappici each shot unassisted goals against the Hornets.

  • Mar 15th, 2013 10:38pm

Panthers defeat Auburn Riverside 16-3 | Bonney Lake Fastpitch

The Panthers started the game ahead, earning two runs in the first inning to the Ravens' one. They widened the gap in the second with seven runs to the Ravens' two, and earned seven more over the next three.

  • Mar 15th, 2013 10:33pm

Spartans play Wenatchee Friday after rained out week | Sumner Baseball

The Spartans defeated the Steilacoom Sentinels 10-0 in a Monday matchup, the first of its regular South Puget Sound League 2A season.

  • Mar 15th, 2013 10:05pm

Panthers lose 8-4 to Emerald Ridge in preseason game | Bonney Lake Baseball

The game began with a 1-1 tie in the first inning, and the Panthers built a lead with a run in the third inning and two more in the fifth, while the Jaguars batted in nothing.

  • Mar 15th, 2013 9:51pm

Vehicle crashes into Bonney Lake Safeway

A sedan crashed into the front of the Bonney Lake Safeway building Thursday morning, according to a Twitter update from the Bonney Lake Police Department's Public Information Officer.

  • Mar 14th, 2013 9:08pm

Bonney Lake reported crimes down 4.6 percent in 2012

The report was compiled from the National Incident Based Reporting System, a program that enters data from crimes known to police into a database for statistical tracking. The report included percentage changes in crimes reported from 2011 — both NIBRS crimes and non-NIBRS crimes such as traffic violations, suicides, attempted suicides and domestic violence offenses — four-year trends in NIBRS crimes, four-year trends in types of domestic violence offenses, and the breakdown of adult and juvenile arrests over the past three years.

  • Mar 15th, 2013 8:20pm

Panther fastpitch grad Rendi Johnson hits grand slam for College of St. Scholastica

Rendi Johnson may be a year out since she played for the Panthers fastpitch team but, two weeks into the Division III softball season, she 's proving she can still bring the pain to the diamond.

  • Mar 14th, 2013 5:57pm

Panthers defeat Spartans 2-0 in preseason opener | Boys Soccer

Both Panther goals were shot in the first half, by Zach Jones at the six-minute mark and Tyler John at the 17-minute mark. Jonah Phillips assisted both.

  • Mar 13th, 2013 9:15pm

East Pierce raises nearly $6,900 at Scott Firefighter Stairclimb

East Pierce Fire and Rescue was one of 177 teams of firefighters to the Scott Firefighter Stairclimb, held annually at Columbia Tower for the benefit of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Firefighters solicit donations to their team in the lead up to the climb, then don their gear and climb the tower's 69 flights while being timed. Additionally, the stairclimb hosts a chief's race.

  • Mar 13th, 2013 8:56pm

Spartans take down Spanaway Lake 11-0 | Sumner Fastpitch

The Spartans connected 17 hits to earn its 11 runs, racking up two errors in the process. Pitcher Allie Sims threw eight strike outs during the game.

  • Mar 12th, 2013 11:22pm

Bonney Lake longshoreman, 46, dies in accident at Port of Tacoma

The victim — a seven-year employee of the Pierce County Terminal, an "A" member union man and journeyman crane mechanic — was inspecting wires at the top of a crane alongside another mechanic when he was fatally injured for as-yet-unknown reasons.

  • Mar 12th, 2013 10:56pm

SATURDAY: Rough-ride for foster care funding, from Sumner to Spanaway

If you're the type of weekend warrior who likes to cruise the highways on the back of your iron horse, motorcycle rights group ABATE of Washington is hosting a Saturday ride from Sumner to Spanaway to raise money for foster care services in Tacoma.

  • Mar 12th, 2013 9:01pm

Ryan Boyle and Robert Hoag swear in as Bonney Lake sergeants | Bonney Lake Council Agenda, March 12

Tonight's Bonney Lake city council meeting is light on items outside the consent agenda, but that just means more time in the spotlight for Detective Ryan Boyle and Officer Rob Hoag as they accept their promotions to sergeants in the Bonney Lake Police Department.

  • Mar 12th, 2013 7:38pm

A close call and a lesson about life for Enumclaw woman

Dorothy Clark, 83, had gone down for a nap on Jan. 4. As was her routine, she took each of her phones off their hook; she frequently received calls from telemarketers and did not want to be disturbed.

  • Mar 11th, 2013 11:54pm

White River auto enthusiasts planning show

Members of the White River High School Motorsports Club are putting together their first car show and fundraiser and, even though the event isn’t until May 18, students are already working hard to pack the house.

  • Mar 9th, 2013 6:04pm

Bonney Lake woman charged with forgery and theft of nearly $26,000 from Puyallup landscaper

Jeanette Kay Sturtz, 57, faced similar charges in 2011 for taking an unauthorized $10,600 from her homeowners association while acting as treasurer. The charges were dismissed when it was determined she had paid back the sum, a restitution she completed in January 2011.

  • Mar 8th, 2013 10:40pm

‘Spring forward’ this Sunday; time to change your smoke detector battery

This Sunday, March 10, marks the beginning of daylight saving time, the day of the year clocks must be reset one hour ahead. The change of the our is officially scheduled to occur at 2 a.m.

  • Mar 9th, 2013 6:15pm

Royal and well-read: Daffodil Coronation on Saturday, Read With A Princess next week

The Daffodil Festival will crown one member of its 2013 Royal Court as Daffodil Queen this Saturday at Life Center Church in Tacoma. The ceremony will begin at 7 p.m., and tickets are available online or at the door.

  • Mar 7th, 2013 3:33am

Bonney Lake’s “Guys and Dolls” take over the PAC Friday night

Gangsters, gamblers and small-time "Runyonland" hustlers will overrun Sumner High School's Performing Arts Center this weekend.

  • Mar 7th, 2013 3:02am

Pistol Annie’s becomes site of proposed reality show

Will downtown Bonney Lake be coming to prime time?

  • Mar 6th, 2013 8:12pm

Dual assistant chief appointment accommodates larger police force

"The workload on the command side of the department is traditionally a chief and lieutenant," Chief Dana Powers said. "And in years when we had a smaller 12-man department, that worked out well. Now, the second-in-command position changed from captain in, maybe, 1995 to lieutenant. Then lieutenant changed to assistant chief, though the duties were the same. And now we have a department of 30 — actually, 29 at the moment — that outgrew our old system."

  • Mar 5th, 2013 8:18pm

Sumner staff collect historical photos for ‘Images of America’ book

Longtime Sumner residents are well familiar with the town's 150-plus year history — if not in detail, then through family and word-of-mouth passage. But the story of the Rhubarb Pie Capital will soon be widely available in print, chronicled in an upcoming installment of Arcadia Publishing's "Images of America" series. And anyone with a photo from bygone days is invited to contribute.

  • Mar 6th, 2013 7:47pm

Sumner School District’s Board of Directors hire superintendent

Sumner School District's Board of Directors voted unanimously Feb. 27 to hire Dr. Sara Johnson — assistant superintendent to the Lincoln County School District in Oregon — as the next superintendent.

  • Mar 4th, 2013 6:42pm

Tax help continues at Sumner and Pierce County libraries

The library will offer print and online tax aides to guide filers through the process of preparing their own tax return or finding the Internal Revenue Service forms they need.

  • Mar 1st, 2013 10:21pm

Car fire in downtown Bonney Lake

The vehicle had left the roadway and was parked in a turn-in near Wendy's fast food restaurant, in the commercial park on the eastbound side of 410 by the Park and Ride.

  • Feb 28th, 2013 10:14pm

School board hires Dr. Sara Johnson to Sumner School District superintendency

Sumner School District's Board of Directors voted unanimously Wednesday to hire Dr. Sara Johnson — assistant superintendent to the Lincoln County School District in Oregon — as the next superintendent.

  • Feb 28th, 2013 9:34pm

Washington state Nashville Country Star competition coming to Bonney Lake High School

Maile Gagner, a Bonney Lake graduate and Central Washington University student, will co-host and perform at the quarterfinals competition.

  • Feb 27th, 2013 8:35pm

Alfano and Keller sworn in as assistant chiefs to the Bonney Lake Police Department

The swearing in ceremony, presided over by Municipal Judge Ron Heslop, was held at the beginning of the city's regular city council meeting and attended by police both in and outside BLPD, including Chief Brad Moericke of Sumner.

  • Feb 27th, 2013 3:36am

WEDNESDAY: Pack the Gym basketball exhibition at Bonney Lake High School

Thirty-five Olympians will showcase their individual talents and compete in a full team match-up beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the Panther gym.

  • Feb 27th, 2013 7:16pm

White River Motorsports Club will host May 18 Auto Show to support vocational programs

The Auto Show will be held on the Buckley Log Show grounds May 18, and the club's students are already working hard to pack the house.

  • Mar 1st, 2013 4:20pm

City council considers renaming Justice Center and old City Hall

As the Bonney Lake government has moved its executive, legislative and judicial departments to the Justice Center and as it prepares to move its Public Works Department into the old City Hall on Bonney Lake Boulevard, city officials have recognized that the buildings' given names will no longer fully reflect their functions. The former city hall's name would no longer reflect its resident departments at all.

  • Feb 26th, 2013 8:21pm

Benefit Night raises $24,000, more than doubling previous year

Sumner High School's students — and some adult Sumnerites — put their talents on display last week to raise money for Sumner community man Dean Inglin.

  • Feb 25th, 2013 11:43pm

Champion skater Vicci King helps clients find the athlete within

Somewhere between her first race in 1985, at age 12, and her retirement from competition at the 1998 world championship in Pamplona, inline speed skater Vicci King picked up 25 gold medals. She earned 20 in United States Nationals, five in World Championship competitions, and many more silver and bronze in both. In 2007, she was inducted into the USA Roller Sports Hall of Fame.

  • Feb 22nd, 2013 10:22pm

‘Pacing Parson’ and Lion’s Club donate $8,100 to eye research

On Valentine's Day evening, while some were sharing a romantic night with their sweetie, the Bonney Lake Lion's Club and Don Stevenson passed the University of Washington Eye Institute an $8,100 love note.

  • Feb 22nd, 2013 10:19pm

Bonney Lake city council will vote on bond refinancing Tuesday

Construction of the then-interim Justice Center was funded by a $10 million limited tax general obligation bond, passed at the end of 2007 for issuance in 2008. The bonds were sold in $5,000 increments accruing between 3.15 and 5 percent interest per year. Underwriting the bonds was Martin Nelson & Co., represented by Jim Nelson.

  • Feb 22nd, 2013 10:12pm