Rodika Tollefson
February 1, 2005
As Rep.-elect Derek Kilmer gets ready for his new job in Olympia, the Key Peninsula News talked with him to find out about his campaign experience and his plans for the legislative session.


Karen Hale
February 1, 2005
The shopping center, built about three decades ago, undergoes its first major renovation.

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Bill Dietz
February 1, 2005
The Key Peninsula News interviews Rep. Pat Lantz on legislative priorities and local issues.

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Rodika Tollefson
February 1, 2005
A former Key Pen resident and KP food bank volunteer offers to kick start fund-raising for a building fund by matching other people’s donations.

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Rodika Tollefson
February 1, 2005
Fighting continuously increasing insurance costs, the Key Pen Civic Center Association is looking at options—including selling its building to the park district.


Danna Webster
February 1, 2005
Two Vaughn Elementary students are recognized for their actions that helped save their mother’s life.


Rodika Tollefson
February 1, 2005
Local residents young and old help raise funds for the victims of the December earthquake and tsunami in Asia.

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Danna Webster
February 1, 2005
Peninsula School District seeks to continue current funding levels by replacing a soon-to-expire levy.


Rodika Tollefson
February 1, 2005
The group behind the preservation idea for the historic Wauna post office building halts restoration efforts.


Colleen Slater
January 1, 2005
Verna Barnesson had some help when she was down on her luck, and now she gives back by helping others in the same shoes.


Hugh McMillan
January 1, 2005
The much-awaited opening of Key Pen’s new restaurant, Blondie’s, meets rave reviews from diners.


Hugh McMillan
January 1, 2005
The Longbranch Improvement Club hosts a new event, “Christmas in Longbranch,” with great success.


Rodika Tollefson
January 1, 2005
A look at Key Peninsula’s major events in 2004, and a sneak peak at what’s coming in 2005.