Bonney Lake

Baby wouldn’t wait: Bonney Lake mom delivers son at spa

At 7 pounds, 8 ounces and stretching 21 inches, Brooks Edwin Christiansen entered the world at 2:50 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23.

 

Sharing the love this Valentine’s Day

Crestwood Elementary student Kinzi Hansen organized a Valentines Box drive so every elementary student in her school district could celebrate the holiday.

 

New program allows families to “Check Out Washington” from their local libraries | Washington State Parks

You can check out “activity backpacks” for hikes starting March 1.

 

New anti-drug group sparks debate in Bonney Lake

Bonney Lake Buckley Against Drugs (BLBAD) says they’re helping addicts get clean and keeping the community safe from criminals. Others say the group is bordering on vigilante.

Local cities, school districts stepping up to ease financial burdens of furloughed workers

Waiving late fees for unpaid utilities is “the least we can do to help them out,” one council member said.

Kidnapper in Christopherson case pleads guilty to all charges

Maria Ann Counts was charged with the kidnapping and rape of Lily Chirstopherson of Bonney Lake last May.

State-wide scholarship available for Bonney Lake students

If you’re a student in the city, you could earn a $1,000 scholarship.

National honor for Bonney Lake’s Mathew Hunt

Bonney Lake’s Mathew Hunt, who graduated from Washington State University with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering in December, was named student intern of the… Continue reading

Is there a Sasquatch in Bonney Lake?

Plus, a trainload of drunk pigs in Buckley, a dark tower in Orting, and secrets of Enumclaw’s Pie Goddess in Dorothy Wilhelm’s new book, “True Tales of Puget Sound.”

Fennel Creek Trail gets more grant funds

Nearly $2.2 million will be going to finish section 2B, though construction isn’t expected to start for a few years.

East Pierce responds to more than 100 alarms during storm

In one incident, a man ran over a power line with his bike. He wasn’t electrocuted, but he did fall off his bike.

Deputies arrest Bonney Lake, Sumner package thief after K9 chase

Sumner resident Donald James Morgan, 32, has been charged with felony eluding, unlawful possession of a firearm, hit and run, resisting arrest, identity theft, mail theft, and possession of stolen property.

Bonney Lake, Buckley garbage fees increasing

This is part of a 2008 agreement with the company that runs Pierce County’s sole operating landfill.

Bonney Lake family sued over deceptive charity practices

The King County Superior Court ruled four multi-state charities used false or misleading statements in solicitations, tricking donors into donating money when they otherwise may not have.

Bonney Lake man arrested in connection with drug ring

Charles Joslyn, 38, is being charged with helping smuggle and distribute heroin, crystal meth, and fentanyl-laced drugs in Washington.

Bonney Lake construction company fined for underpaying workers

I&C Northwest is also banned from working on any public projects.

Bonney Lake resident pleads guilty to wire fraud conspiracy

Total Reclaim, the state’s largest electronic waste recycler, secretly sent 8.3 million pounds of LCD screens to Hong Kong.

Local Toys for Tots drop-off locations

Find out where in Enumclaw, Buckley, Bonney Lake, or Sumner where you can donate new toys for kids in need.

East Pierce celebrates bond passage

The 20-year, $80 million bond was the largest fire department bond ever approved by voters in state history.

Holiday garbage schedules set

Find out how your garbage and recycling pickups will be affected by Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years.