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Marsha Hart
September 1, 2010
Purdy Sandspit was under a swimming advisory due to elevated levels of bacteria, but that warning has been lifted, according to the Tacoma- Pierce County Health Department.


Marsha Hart
September 1, 2010
A live-aboard floating houseboat has been removed from Von Geldern Cove and destroyed by the Washington State Department of Natural Resources.

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Marsha Hart
September 1, 2010
Breaking the Guinness Book of World Records for consecutive hours on air was the goal Spencer Abersold had on Aug. 20.


Marsha Hart
September 1, 2010
Key Peninsula voters spoke loud and clear on the EMS levy ballot.

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Staff Report
September 1, 2010
Though Key Pen Parks will collaborate with Pierce County Parks in the future plans for the site, the board of commissioners said it is not in the best interest to add the property to the district at this time.


Various Contributors
August 1, 2010
Early in the morning of July 11, unknown persons broke out a window at the KP Smoke Shop in Key Center.


Rick Sorrels
August 1, 2010
Eight candidates will be reduced to two at the Primary Election on Aug.17.


Marsha Hart
August 1, 2010
The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department has lifted the “no swimming” advisory for the Purdy Sandspit. Officials at the health department said water quality conditions are again safe for swimming and other water recreation activities.

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Irene Torres
August 1, 2010
The Old Timers Day Festival and Logging Show will celebrate a milestone Aug. 20-21.


Marsha Hart
August 1, 2010
Within a matter of weeks, the Longbranch Improvement Club building has been the target of three acts of vandalism.


Staff Report
August 1, 2010
During the second wave of the Normandy invasion on Omaha Beach, Boatswain's Mate Glennon’s tank landing ship was sunk and he and the other Marines aboard had to swim to shore.


Various Contributors
July 1, 2010
A well-behaved crowd packed the Key Peninsula Civic Center for the Mixed Martial Arts Throw Down event June 26.


Staff Report
July 1, 2010
A section of Wright Bliss road is awash in hues of blue and purple.