Colleen Slater
August 1, 2017
Clint Rosson, executive director of the Red Barn Youth Center, completes his first year Aug. 1.


Colleen Slater
July 1, 2017
On July 29, family fun and entertainment return to the Longbranch Improvement Club at the sixth annual Bluegrass BBQ Festival from 2 to 6 p.m.


Sara Thompson
July 1, 2017
The Key Peninsula is critical to the health and continued survival of chinook, coho and chum salmon.


Sara Thompson
July 1, 2017
There is an ebb and flow to the year on Kaukiki Farm in Longbranch. There are times when the work slows a bit and when the flow speeds up and there is much to be done.

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Carolyn Wiley
July 1, 2017
A small group has been making a big difference in the community for 60 years by providing funds for firefighting equipment not covered by other sources and by giving direct support to families who have lost their homes to fire.

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Alice Kinerk
July 1, 2017
The West of the Narrows Depression Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) chapter holds regular meetings the Key Peninsula Lutheran Church.

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Rodika Tollefson
July 1, 2017
For companies, data breaches—loss or theft of sensitive information—are becoming part of doing business.

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Natalie Svinth
July 1, 2017
Discrimination in the classroom is oftentimes subtle and unintentional, making it difficult to address and to stop.


Ted Olinger
July 1, 2017
On June 12, the science classes at Key Peninsula Middle School launched a weather balloon carrying a raw egg into space for the third time in five years.


Lisa Bryan
July 1, 2017
Last April, the Key Peninsula Fire Department was among the first in Pierce County to obtain a new mechanical compression device to automatically deliver potentially life-saving CPR

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Sara Thompson
July 1, 2017
Jeremiah Saucier founded Hope Recovery Center (HRC) in 2015 with a vision: “to get the addiction out of the way, so the human being can live.”


Don Tjossem
July 1, 2017
DeeAnn Thomas opened It's All Good in Purdy in December 2016 after a career spanning 18 years in shopping malls.


Carolyn Wiley
July 1, 2017
Dale and Claudia Loy, owners of Sunnycrest Nursery in Key Center, celebrated 35 years in business in June.


Lisa Bryan
July 1, 2017
Lulu’s Homeport is officially for sale.


Matthew Dean
July 1, 2017
As of March 4, the Snack Shack at Volunteer Park is officially a full-time, independently operated eatery.


Sara Thompson
July 1, 2017
The third annual Art Walk, scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 2, from 5 to 8 p.m. and free of charge, is designed to showcase local artists and give the community a chance to see their work.