Colleen Slater
December 1, 2016
Peninsula High School personnel, students and the community at large were shocked by the destruction by arson of a memorial bench honoring former counselor Colleen Blauvelt by a yet-unknown person on Sept. 26.


Irene Torres
December 1, 2016
Key Peninsula resident Jillian Petersen, 33, went to the 2016 Paralympic games as a guide in the triathlon for Elizabeth Baker, 43.


Danna Webster
December 1, 2016
Joni and Clint Pipkin were working to establish a new gourmet hot dog food truck business in mid-September when they noticed the coffee stand in the parking lot at O'Callahan's Pub was gone.

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Matthew Dean
October 29, 2016
Pierce County Councilman Derek Young (D-7th) met with the Key Peninsula Advisory Commission Oct. 20 to discuss social and financial issues affecting KP residents.


Ted Olinger
October 29, 2016
Nine candidates running for county, state and national offices answered audience questions at a KP Civic Center forum on Oct. 4.

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Staff Report
October 29, 2016
Seventeen-year-old Morgan James Cayo of Lakebay pleaded guilty as an adult in Pierce County Superior Court Sept. 28 to one count of third-degree rape and two counts of second-degree assault,


Staff Report
October 29, 2016
The Key Peninsula Historical Society now owns the old Vaughn Library on Hall Road, the first and last remaining meeting hall built on the KP at the end of the 19th century.


The Shellfish Partners
October 29, 2016
Around here, rain happens—a lot. But did you know that how you manage stormwater runoff on your property could make your life easier, your animals healthier and the streams that feed Puget Sound cleaner?


Irene Torres
October 29, 2016
Former state Sen. Bruce Dammeier (R) of Puyallup is in the race for Pierce County executive.

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Sara Thompson
October 29, 2016
Wendy Wojtanowicz, the Communities In Schools of Peninsula site coordinator at Key Peninsula Middle School and Peninsula High, has seen the face of homelessness in our community too many times.


Sara Thompson
October 29, 2016
The Key Peninsula Partnership for a Healthy Community is nearly 1 year old, and co-directors Ben and Susan Paganelli are ready to build on the foundation that has been laid.


Sara Thompson
October 29, 2016
Rob Manahan, Peninsula School District’s new superintendent, has had a busy few months.


Lisa Bryan
October 29, 2016
Physical addresses and postal confusion have been troublesome on the Key Peninsula for years.


Lisa Bryan
October 29, 2016
Enthusiasm for learning is in the air inside and outside as Evergreen becomes the first elementary school in the Peninsula School District to become a fully integrated STEAM school.


Lisa Bryan
October 29, 2016
The Wauna post office is one of numerous branches nationwide delivering packages on Sundays exclusively for Seattle-based online retailer Amazon as part of a five-year pilot program to increase revenue for the United States Postal Service.