Life

It’s not too late to vaccinate | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department

Last week was National Influenza Vaccination Week, but you can still get vaccinated now.

  • Dec 9, 2019

 

The state of HIV in King County | Public Health Insider

The county wants to achieve the WHO’s 90:90:90 goal.

  • Dec 9, 2019

 

Giving Trees, Cops for Kids can make the season brighter for local children

Find out how you can help brighten up someone’s Christmas.

 

At a glance | December Calendar

Seattle Children’s Hospital Guild fundraiser, Historical Society Bazaar, felt crafting classes, and more.

  • Dec 4, 2019

Opening the conversation about opioids and older adults | Public Health Insider

1 in 3 Medicare Part D beneficiaries received a prescription opioid in 2016.

  • Dec 3, 2019

Students work to bring holiday cheer to Buckley

It’s the second annual Merry on Main, brought to you by the White River High School DECA club.

Local Guild planning for annual fundraiser

The local Seattle Children’s Hospital guild event is at The Claw on Dec. 4.

A day in the life of a Civil War soldier, Part IV

Cpl. Theodore Hill Jr. will soon be going home, after a brush with death.

Turkeys Nonni, Noelle, November and Nora at Rooster Haus Rescue in Fall City. Natalie DeFord/staff photo

Turkey rescue: No bird on Thanksgiving menu at this King County sanctuary

“There’s a huge need for roosters. They often end up neglected and abused.”

Turkeys Nonni, Noelle, November and Nora at Rooster Haus Rescue in Fall City. Natalie DeFord/staff photo

A day in the life of a Civil War soldier, Part III

Corporal Hill is heading to Gettysburg.

A connected community is a healthy community

Monica Gaub was recently honored for her 7 years helping coordinate the White River Families First Coalition.

Conversation continues about local homelessness, affordable housing

These are not just big city problems.

Buckley vet recognized by head of Vietnam Memorial Commission

When he came back from overseas, Ray Uebler felt he shouldn’t tell anybody about his service. Times have changed.

A day in the life of a Civil War soldier, Part II

Theodore Hill Jr. is now in the hands of Confederate soldiers.

Winter events and activities during the holiday season

Visits from Santa and tree lighting to wine walks and chocolate — the Plateau has it all.

How to manage holiday stress and depression | MultiCare Health System

The holidays can be stressful — know the signs of when you or a loved one needs a little extra support.

  • Nov 11, 2019

Family finishes Tour du Mont Blanc

The Tour is a 110-mile hike through multiple European counties.

Local artists return for second Freestyle event

It’s an opportunity to watch artists create their work, and then even have a chance to buy it at the end.

A day in the life of a Union soldier | Part I

The descendants of Colonel Theodore Hill Jr. discovered his war diary in 1965.