May 31, 2017
On May 16, the Pierce County Council passed Ordinance 2017-22 to combat public nuisance properties in unincorporated Pierce County.


April 29, 2017
Jen Giuntoli is in love with knitting, hopelessly crazy in love.


April 29, 2017
Garynne Glasscock was chosen to perform in the WA Music Teachers Association Honors Recital


April 1, 2017
Rep. Jesse Young (R-Gig Harbor) of the 26th Legislative District held his first 2017 town hall March 11 at the city council chambers in Gig Harbor.


March 1, 2017
Pierce County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the scene of an unarmed standoff in Longbranch on the morning of Jan. 25 to settle a dispute over private road use by Boehme and Sons Logging Co.


February 1, 2017
Some of the last remaining undeveloped shoreline along Puget Sound will be added to Jacobs Point Park on the south end of Anderson Island.


January 29, 2017
Peninsula School District personnel recently received specialized training to help better identify symptoms of adverse childhood experiences in young children.


January 1, 2017
Last summer, the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction announced new learning standards for health and physical education scheduled for adoption by Washington K-12 schools statewide in autumn 2017.


January 1, 2017
Once considered a problem limited to active duty male military service members and veterans, post-traumatic stress disorder is regularly diagnosed in female service members and veterans who most often suffer the condition because of sexual assault while serving in the military.


December 1, 2016
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a familiar term, but understanding it is key to survival for combat veterans off the battlefield.