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Bonney Lake DECA presents 11th annual Death by Chocolate

Bonney Lake DECA presents 11th annual Death by Chocolate

The Bonney Lake DECA program is stepping up to put on it’s biggest event ever.

Bonney Lake DECA presents 11th annual Death by Chocolate
Black Diamond Community Center budget slashed $40,000

Black Diamond Community Center budget slashed $40,000

Cheryl Hanson, the executive director of the Black Diamond Community Center, had some bad news for the City Council.

Black Diamond Community Center budget slashed $40,000
East Pierce helps kids keep warm this winter

East Pierce helps kids keep warm this winter

East Pierce Fire and Rescue is once again reaching out to help kids in need.

East Pierce helps kids keep warm this winter
Sewer rates likely to increase for Bonney Lake and Sumner residents

Sewer rates likely to increase for Bonney Lake and Sumner residents

Sumner and Bonney Lake residents should be prepared for sewer rate increases come the new year. The rate increase, according to Sumner Communications Director and… Continue reading

Sewer rates likely to increase for Bonney Lake and Sumner residents
State Route 162 improvement public survey complete

State Route 162 improvement public survey complete

WSDOT will be presenting the survey results to the public Nov. 15 - 16.

State Route 162 improvement public survey complete
UPDATE | Pierce County Prosecutor’s office confirms manslaughter charge in stray bullet case

UPDATE | Pierce County Prosecutor’s office confirms manslaughter charge in stray bullet case

The incident began when Tobin Hugh Panton witnessed his car being stolen from his driveway.

UPDATE | Pierce County Prosecutor’s office confirms manslaughter charge in stray bullet case
Bonney Lake puts marijuana on Planning Commission docket

Bonney Lake puts marijuana on Planning Commission docket

Recreational marijuana is back on Bonney Lake’s schedule.

Bonney Lake puts marijuana on Planning Commission docket

Black Diamond fights over agendas, attorneys continue; city without engineering staff or on-call contracts

The Oct. 20 Black Diamond City Council meeting was uncharacteristically restrained, with little in the way of unchecked emotion and even less action and content.

Sumner diver, swimmers head to state

Sumner diver, swimmers head to state

After a long two weeks of league and district swim and dive events, the Sumner Spartan girls swim team emerged third overall at districts, with… Continue reading

Sumner diver, swimmers head to state
Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation still looking for votes for $25,000 grant

Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation still looking for votes for $25,000 grant

This week is the last week Enumclaw residents can help the Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation win a $25,000 grant. The foundation was selected as one… Continue reading

Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation still looking for votes for $25,000 grant
East Pierce Captain Tim McCoy dies after dirt bike crash

East Pierce Captain Tim McCoy dies after dirt bike crash

East Pierce Fire and Rescue raced to save one of their own after a call came in about a dirt bike crash Saturday, Oct. 22.… Continue reading

East Pierce Captain Tim McCoy dies after dirt bike crash
Our Corner

Please let it all end very soon | Our Corner

I feel like a high school kid again. Like I have a big test in the morning that I’m not prepared for but, wait, hope is on the horizon. The forecast called for snow, so I’m going to pray for snow – please snow, I’ll do anything just let it snow.

Our Corner
Our Corner

Please let it all end very soon | Our Corner

I feel like a high school kid again. Like I have a big test in the morning that I’m not prepared for but, wait, hope is on the horizon. The forecast called for snow, so I’m going to pray for snow – please snow, I’ll do anything just let it snow.

Our Corner
A volunteer gets his face painted for the Fright Factory.

The scenes behind the scares; An ‘underneath the mask’ look at Buckley’s two haunted houses

Something's about to happen. Maybe there was rustling in the cornstalks to your right, or cackling coming from ahead of you, just around the pitch-dark corner. Suddenly, the breaker box next to you explodes in a shower of sparks and noise, or a bloody doctor emerges from his hiding place to chase you with his hacksaw.

A volunteer gets his face painted for the Fright Factory.
A volunteer gets his face painted for the Fright Factory.

The scenes behind the scares; An ‘underneath the mask’ look at Buckley’s two haunted houses

Something's about to happen. Maybe there was rustling in the cornstalks to your right, or cackling coming from ahead of you, just around the pitch-dark corner. Suddenly, the breaker box next to you explodes in a shower of sparks and noise, or a bloody doctor emerges from his hiding place to chase you with his hacksaw.

A volunteer gets his face painted for the Fright Factory.
The Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation may win a $25

Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation could win $25,000 grant

The Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation has been selected as one of 200 finalists (out of 2000 applications) in the State Farm Neighborhood Assist program.

The Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation may win a $25
Mountain View firefighter Ken Ward.

Body of Mountain View firefighter Ken Ward found in Grant County

After an extensive one-week search, the body of Mountain View Fire and Rescue firefighter Ken Ward was found near the Wildhorse Monument near the city of George in Grant County.

Mountain View firefighter Ken Ward.
East Pierce firefighter Tim McCoy died Oct. 22 after a dirt bike crash.

East Pierce firefighter Tim McCoy dies in dirt bike crash

East Pierce Fire and Rescue raced to save one of their own after a call came in about a dirt bike crash Saturday. First responders were unaware that their patient was longtime firefighter Capt. Tim McCoy until they reached his home, where the crash occurred.

East Pierce firefighter Tim McCoy died Oct. 22 after a dirt bike crash.
Bonney Lake budget news.

Allan Yorke Park, Public Works Center projects outlined in Bonney Lake budget

The fall season means different things to different people. For cities, it means it's time to start cracking down on their budgets, an admittedly less festive yearly tradition than the holidays many people celebrate.

Bonney Lake budget news.
Bonnie Maiorca holds up her favorite hand-made quilt that she donated to the BLPD this month.

Donating colorful comfort

A colorful quilt can go a long way to comfort a kid in need.

Bonnie Maiorca holds up her favorite hand-made quilt that she donated to the BLPD this month.