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.


Irene Torres
October 29, 2016
"I'd always been interested in government classes, civics," said Rick Talbert, candidate for Pierce County executive.


Irene Torres
October 29, 2016
One of 100 tracked wheelchairs donated by the Hotes Foundation found a home on the Key Peninsula with disabled veteran Larry “Coop” Cooper in September.

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Colleen Slater
October 29, 2016
The swimming pool at Camp Stand By Me, closed for nearly a year, is open again with many improvements.


Colleen Slater
October 29, 2016
The Key Peninsula Lutheran Church is adding a new event to its annual Christmas bazaar Nov. 19, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., to bring community together and support nonprofits in the area.


Ted Olinger
October 1, 2016
Former U.S. Army Sgt. Edward Dvorak, 68, of Lakebay, was awarded the Silver Star by Undersecretary of the Army Patrick Murphy.


Colleen Slater
September 29, 2016
A fire-breathing dragon lurks behind the gates of the new Haunted Forest at Grand Farms on South Vaughn Road.


Ted Olinger
September 28, 2016
I was in the National Guard in ‘65 when I was still in high school. My parents signed for me.