Sara Thompson
October 1, 2017
An estimated 140,000 farmed Atlantic salmon escaped into Puget Sound when their net pen collapsed near Cypress Island.


Lisa Bryan
October 1, 2017
A family of four made the right call after finding a big brown bat in their Gig Harbor home.


Lisa Bryan
October 1, 2017
Bats occupy an essential niche in the ecosystem.


Ted Olinger
October 1, 2017
Gateway Park is ready to open Sept. 30.


Sara Thompson
October 1, 2017
Key Pen Parks has come a long way.


Staff Report
October 1, 2017
News in brief.


Sara Thompson
October 1, 2017
Each of Washington’s 295 local school districts has its own elected board.

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Staff Report
October 1, 2017
From playgrounds to sports fields, from a wheelchair-accessible path to a rugged trail in the forest, there is something for everyone in your local parks.


Don Tjossem
October 1, 2017
“I was surrounded by creative people as I grew up,” said Key Peninsula sculptor Paul Michaels.


Lisa Bryan
October 1, 2017
Road crews were a common summer sight on the Key Peninsula, part of many projects underway or being planned.


Colleen Slater
October 1, 2017
Rick Selfors, the KPMS shop teacher and wrestling coach, retired after an accident severely damaged his left hand.


Sara Thompson
October 1, 2017
“Gratitude fuels my decision to run for the school board,” said Noelle Balliett.


Sara Thompson
October 1, 2017
David Olson is seeking re-election to the Peninsula School District board of directors, representing District 5.


Matthew Dean
October 1, 2017
Peninsula School District board member Deborah Krishnadasan is seeking re-election in November.


Don Tjossem
October 1, 2017
Pierce County Emergency Neighborhood Team educates neighborhood organizations and homeowner associations.


Irene Torres
September 1, 2017
Being at the right place at the right time seems to be a theme in this homey memoir of Hill Williams, veteran Northwest reporter.