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Staff Report
September 27, 2013
On Oct. 26, Americans across the nation will come together for national Make A Difference Day –– a day and a mission for people to improve their communities.


Alice Kinerk
August 29, 2013
Folks of all ages came to catch the free movies shown every Friday night throughout August at Volunteer Park, courtesy of the Key Pen Parks' Cinema Under the Stars program.


Charlee Glock-Jackson
August 29, 2013
Key Peninsula artist Gail Kelly will open her studio to the public as part of this year’s Greater Gig Harbor Open Studio Tour, Sept 20-22.


Scott Turner
August 29, 2013
Exercise is an important component of a healthy, independent life.


Steve Whitford
August 29, 2013
The Longbranch Community Church hosted its second annual bluegrass festival and barbecue on July 27.

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Staff Report
August 29, 2013
For more than 10 years, the Key Peninsula Community Council (KPC) has worked to maintain and improve the quality of life on the Key Peninsula.


Hugh McMillan
August 29, 2013
The annual Key Peninsula Community Services and Food Bank Old Timers' Day fundraiser packed a crowd at the Longbranch Improvement Club, Aug. 17.


Scott Turner
August 29, 2013
Every week, Lakebay resident Joanne Johnston makes a stop at Ray’s Meat Market in Purdy to stock up on fresh meat.


Steve Whitford
August 29, 2013
Owner Karen Horan offers up affordable luxury at her new salon in Lake Kathryn.


Dan Whitmarsh
August 20, 2013
Shortly after I moved to Lakebay, I was told one of the truisms of this place: People rarely drive south of where they live.


Colleen Slater
August 3, 2013
Has a first-grade class ever had a class reunion?


Alice Kinerk
August 1, 2013
For much of the past two decades Ken and Deonn Krahn grazed livestock and grew produce on their 10-acre farm in Lakebay.

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Scott Turner
August 1, 2013
Long-time Key Peninsula resident Edie Morgan has known for many years that transportation –– or lack thereof –– is a huge issue on the Key Peninsula.


Alice Kinerk
August 1, 2013
The Summer Food Program is serving free lunches to Key Peninsula children in need, along with their families, at the Key Peninsula Civic Center every Monday, Wednesday and Friday throughout the summer.


Rick Sorrels
August 1, 2013
The Bischoff FISH food bank in downtown Key Center is reducing its hours of operation significantly.


Hugh McMillan
August 1, 2013
On Monday, July 15 Key Peninsula Lions Club members created another of the club's unique concrete picnic tables and benches on site at the Taylor Bay Park.

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Scott Turner
August 1, 2013
Vaughn resident Dee Adams has been teaching people to swim since she was 10 or 11 years old.

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Karen Lovett
August 1, 2013
In December 1987, three young teenagers broke into the school bus depot in Purdy and smashed as many windows as they could reach.

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Rick Sorrels
August 1, 2013
The property tax levy on the November ballot would provide operations and maintenance funds for Key Pen Parks.

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Rick Sorrels
August 1, 2013
Franciscan Health sponsored a forum held on June 3 at Key Peninsula Middle School for youth exposed to trauma.