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December 31, 2014
About six or so years ago, Reynolds Riley started teaching an advanced forensic science class at Peninsula High School.



December 31, 2014
The students at Minter Creek Elementary school are all “Kids at Hope,” according to second-grade teacher Shawna Olson.


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December 31, 2014
Derek Young is the new Pierce county councilmember for District 7, which includes the Key Peninsula, Gig Harbor Peninsula and the area just across the Tacoma Narrows Bridge.


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December 31, 2014
Jerry Davis started his business 15 years ago. He did not intend to open a feed store, but that’s what it is.


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December 14, 2014
The students and teachers at Key Peninsula Middle School have taken a big technological step with the acquisition of 30 new computers in the school library and two sets of Google Chrome computers on a cart that can be wheeled from classroom to classroom.


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December 10, 2014
The vote count between Stan Flemming and Derek Young for county councilmember for District 7 is extremely close.


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December 9, 2014
The gift of the lotto.


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December 9, 2014
A Christmas well spent.



December 9, 2014
Key Peninsula Fire Chief Guy Allen took his oath of office, administered by KPFD's administrative manager, Christina Bosch, at a ceremony at the department's headquarters following a regular Board of Commissioners meeting Sept. 23.



December 9, 2014
Robert Orwin Davidson, 68, died Oct. 21 in Tacoma.


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December 9, 2014
Jacqueline M. Deacon (Jackie) died at her Anchorage home Oct. 6, 2014. She was 79.


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December 9, 2014
Doug Joyner, 70, died at his home on Nov. 19. He and his wife, Suzanne, lived in the Palmer Lake area for several years before moving to Puyallup in 2013.



December 9, 2014
Richard (Ric) Bruce Michaelson, born June 18, 1947 in Tacoma, passed Nov. 14 in Joshua Tree, Calif.


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December 9, 2014
What to expect from Congress.



December 8, 2014
When Lisa Woods opened her veterinary clinic on the Key Peninsula 20 years ago, she slept on the clinic floor and took animals home with her.



December 8, 2014
Key Peninsula Community Services has two big items on its wish list.


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December 8, 2014
On Saturday, Nov. 8, vendors, chili cooks and community members gathered at the Key Peninsula Civic Center for the 7th annual Winter Craft Fair.


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December 8, 2014
The Gig Harbor Kiwanis recently tallied up the annual Gear up for School event. The club served 182 low-income Key Peninsula students this year, ranging from kindergarteners to eighth-graders.



December 8, 2014
Arlene Babbitt's brothers Gerry and Joe Visell built a giant snowman in 1955.



December 8, 2014
Last month, the Pierce County Hearing Examiner approved Taylor Shellfish’s permit to establish a geoduck farm at the Haley property.