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It’s estimated more than 600 babies were born in the Mahlin Maternity Home, now known as the Le Sorelle Inn in Buckley.
Many students on the Plateau and in the valley have a lot to look forward to in the near future.
The levy, which is on the November general election ballot, would increase to 50 cents per $1,000 of assessed property value if approved by voters.
Many public spaces, like Enumclaw’s community garden by the library and Veterans Memorial Park, or Buckley’s Youth Center, were given makeovers by scored of energetic volunteers.
Swearing in ceremonies are fast approaching, so turn in those applications soon.
This incident represents an example of strong mutual aid networks, said East Pierce Fire and Rescue Chief Backer.
A settled pier has changed how weight is distributed on the bridge.
As the school year inched closer, the Dieringer and Sumner-Bonney Lake school districts threatened to strike. At the last minute, it appears teachers and districts have tentative agreements, which will be voted on during their respective Sept. 4 meetings.
Following in Bonney Lake’s footsteps, local Jeri Gamblin hopes the rest of the Plateau can start their own annual beautification events.
Check out who’s new at White River schools.
The bridge was originally going to close Aug. 20. Instead, the bridge will close Thursday, Aug. 16.
The 82-year-old span on state Route 162 (also identified as Pioneer Way) will be shut down from 6 a.m. Monday, Aug. 20, to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20.
The White River Communities Activities Program has activities for students in kindergarten through fifth grade all year long.
Hi-C students are those who perform or show potential for performing at significantly advanced academic levels when compared with others of their age, experiences or environments.
The signal light project has been in the planning stages for some time and, according to a DOT press release, work was set to begin Monday, Aug. 6.
Crews will install new updated signal systems at the SR 410 intersections of Mundy Loss Road, Main Street and Park Avenue the week of Aug. 6.
Work is expected to begin the week of Aug. 6 - 10 and will take place from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays only through the end of the month.
It may be difficult for a supermajority of voters to pass the measure, given the other property taxes they are paying now and others they will be voting on in the November election, but Fire Chief Bud Backer believes people will see the real need East Pierce is in.
The department handled two fires at the same time last night, with the help of other departments in the area.
The Pierce County Sheriff Department said the plane lost power after taking off.