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Get to know your local trails on the third annual Pierce County Trails Day

Get to know your local trails on the third annual Pierce County Trails Day

Buckley, Bonney Lake, Orting, and Mount Rainier are all having some sort of trail event.

 

Military vets on target with trip to local archery range

Military vets on target with trip to local archery range

Mission Outdoors aims to help veterans by organizing healthy outdoor activities.

 

Helping Plateau, Washington Princesses go to the ball

Helping Plateau, Washington Princesses go to the ball

The Orting-based Princess Project of Washington helps women of all ages dress up for any sort of event, free of charge.

 

Free incident locators available for Lake Tapps residents | Cascade Water Alliance

Free incident locators available for Lake Tapps residents | Cascade Water Alliance

The “incident locators” are signs that hang off nearby docks that allow East Pierce Fire and Rescue to quickly find you during a lake emergency.

Free incident locators available for Lake Tapps residents | Cascade Water Alliance
Young students place first, second in annual state science fair

Young students place first, second in annual state science fair

Bridgette Lowe and Garrison Stephens-Smith, both in the Sumner-Bonney Lake School District, also won specialty awards for their passion about science.

Young students place first, second in annual state science fair
Field is set for fall campaign season

Field is set for fall campaign season

Many local races are uncontested, and most of the rest will skip primaries.

Field is set for fall campaign season
Courier-Herald adopting new subscription fees

Courier-Herald adopting new subscription fees

Deliveries are going up to $52, but there’s a small window of opportunity to apply for a lower rate.

Courier-Herald adopting new subscription fees
Orting, Bonney Lake exposed to measles | Health Departments

Orting, Bonney Lake exposed to measles | Health Departments

The man who has the disease was at Orting Transmission and the high school, as well as Discount Tire and a medical clinic in Bonney Lake.

Orting, Bonney Lake exposed to measles | Health Departments
Local projects funded as part of state Legislature’s capital budget

Local projects funded as part of state Legislature’s capital budget

Enumclaw’s Mt. Peak fire tower, Rainier School in Buckley, and a skate park in Wilkeson are only some of the projects.

Local projects funded as part of state Legislature’s capital budget
Bonney Lake man sentenced for electronic recycling scam

Bonney Lake man sentenced for electronic recycling scam

Jeff Zirkle was a co-owner of Total Reclaim, Washington’s largest e-recycling company. But now he’s behind bars after pleading guilty to committing wire fraud.

Bonney Lake man sentenced for electronic recycling scam
Lake Tapps rising to operational summer levels | Cascade Water Alliance

Lake Tapps rising to operational summer levels | Cascade Water Alliance

Come May 1, the lake will be full and ready for summer use.

Lake Tapps rising to operational summer levels | Cascade Water Alliance
Daffodil princesses appear at local libraries

Daffodil princesses appear at local libraries

Bonney Lake and Sumner have their events April 27, while Buckley will host its royalty May 4.

Daffodil princesses appear at local libraries
East Pierce pays off 2012 bond early

East Pierce pays off 2012 bond early

The bond helped buy the land a new Bonney Lake headquarter fire station will be built.

East Pierce pays off 2012 bond early
State OK’s waiver for Sumner-Bonney Lake School District
State OK’s waiver for Sumner-Bonney Lake School District
Courier-Herald to stop Bonney Lake coverage

Courier-Herald to stop Bonney Lake coverage

Additionally, the paper will be moving offices (though we will still be in the same building) and be moving toward a paid subscription-only business model.

Courier-Herald to stop Bonney Lake coverage
Six local projects, totaling nearly $1.5 million, in House budget

Six local projects, totaling nearly $1.5 million, in House budget

They include the proposed Mount Peak fire lookout, a mountain bike tail in Tehaleh, the Enumclaw pool, and more.

Six local projects, totaling nearly $1.5 million, in House budget
Local student artist heads to annual OPSI art competition

Local student artist heads to annual OPSI art competition

Zoe Asquith, a BLHS senior, hopes her surreal self-portrait will make waves at the May event.

Local student artist heads to annual OPSI art competition
Bonney Lake girls take middle school state hoop title

Bonney Lake girls take middle school state hoop title

The Bonney Lake Basketball Academy’s seventh-grade girls won it all.

Bonney Lake girls take middle school state hoop title
State OK’s waiver for Enumclaw, pair of snow days will not be made up

State OK’s waiver for Enumclaw, pair of snow days will not be made up

White River School District also had its waivers approved, but the Sumner-Bonney Lake School District has not, and school could continue until June 27.

State OK’s waiver for Enumclaw, pair of snow days will not be made up
Average property taxes drop while home values rise on the Plateau

Average property taxes drop while home values rise on the Plateau

But new legislation may cause property taxes to rise again in 2020.

Average property taxes drop while home values rise on the Plateau
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