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Chris Fitzgerald
January 1, 2006
After two hit-and-run accidents damage Serenity Salon on 118th Street, the property owner tries to get help from transportation officials.

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Bill Dietz
January 1, 2006
The Key Pen’s newest diner is celebrating one year in business--but it’s been an uphill battle, according to its owner.


Colleen Slater
January 1, 2006
Peninsula High School graduate Maudie Lucas returns to a place she loves, opens a private counseling center.


Various Contributors
January 1, 2006
A KP News correspondent from the Key Peninsula Middle School writes about a classmate’s preparations for a long-term trip to Mexico.

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Irene Torres
January 1, 2006
The KP News editor is recognized with a media awareness award by the Pierce County Traffic Safety and DUI Task Force.


Chris Fitzgerald
January 1, 2006
Key Pen fair’s new director is making a handful of changes, big and small, to make the local community fair more successful.


Rodika Tollefson
January 1, 2006
They braved rain, windstorms and sleet to deliver cheer and candy canes to Key Pen residents of all ages, but this year Fred and Mary Ramsdell visited the neighborhoods for the last time.

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Rodika Tollefson
December 1, 2005
Gig Harbor couple buy historic Key Center Trading Post, plan to renovate and make big changes to the building.


Chris Fitzgerald
December 1, 2005
L’il Beach Hut owners test mobile fast food concept before considering full-scale diner in Home.


Chris Fitzgerald
December 1, 2005
The Key Peninsula News monthly spotlight features Citizens Against Crime veteran volunteer Anna White.


Frank Slater
December 1, 2005
Habitat for Humanity helps the environment while helping families in need.

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Staff Report
December 1, 2005
A youth council organized under the umbrella of the KP Community Council launches first project: a youth needs survey.

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Various Contributors
December 1, 2005
A local family’s popular fresh produce and flower stand serves as fundraiser for international missions.


Rodika Tollefson
December 1, 2005
Pierce County continues struggling with animal welfare issues as animal control duties shift to the sheriff’s office from Humane Society.


Chris Fitzgerald
December 1, 2005
Regulations affecting development on shoreline properties in Pierce County could be in effect as early as March 2006.