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Friday, 31 March 2017 15:08

Writing By Faith: Remembering Who We Are

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I recently sat with two older men who have called the Key Peninsula home for many decades.

Friday, 31 March 2017 14:59

On the Inside: Prison Education Saves Money

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By Jan Walker

Our state Legislature is considering a bill (SB 5069) to provide associate degree education to offenders inside our adult prisons.

Friday, 31 March 2017 14:57

From Your Fire Dept.: Community Connects

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Sheila Ward Niven

Have you ever wondered what projects the fire department is working on or what a Safe Sitter class looks like?

Friday, 31 March 2017 14:56

Key Issues: Voucher Education

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With the election of President Donald Trump and the confirmation of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, proponents of school choice have taken their place at the forefront of the national educational debate.

Friday, 31 March 2017 14:52

Council Update: Budget Proposal Impacts on the KP

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By Councilman Derek Young (D-7th)

The Pierce County executive proposed budget amendments last month on a number of issues that are important to the Key Peninsula. 

Friday, 31 March 2017 14:50

Over the Edge: It Takes a Village

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As March approached, my teenage daughter and I grew giddy at the prospect of having a place to live that didn’t involve mice, leaky roofs, freezing pipes and the constant shuffle of use required by a small circuit panel to provide heat, hot water and lights.