Life

Enumclaw couple celebrates 70 years of marriage

John and Marion Frazier married before either of the couple were 20.

At a glance | January 2020 events

January isn’t a busy time of year, but there are still a few events to attend for kinds, families, and adults.

Why didn’t my doctor give me an antibiotic? | Indigo

There are many reasons why an antibiotic may be an inappropriate solution for your condition.

  • Dec 30, 2019

Let’s work to curb violence in Pierce County | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department

22 percent of all Tacoma police calls involved some sort of domestic violence.

  • Dec 23, 2019

Learning about compassion from the Dalai Lama

No matter our differences, we are all human beings.

Holiday light show benefits Black Diamond Food Bank

The Very Merry Christmas House is having its light show until Jan. 3, 2020.

What we know about nicotine in e-cigarettes | Public Health Insider

Even without other chemicals, nicotine is dangerous and addictive.

  • Dec 16, 2019

What is medical bias, and what can health care do about it? | MultiCare

Implicit or unconscious bias is prevalent in the medical field.

  • Dec 11, 2019

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.