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Alice Kinerk
March 28, 2015
In January, local community members gathered to hear a group of Peninsula School District administrators, teachers, parents and school board members explain the reasons for the planned expansion of highly capable services.


Karen Lovett
March 5, 2015
In preparation for the annual sale, members of Friends of the Key Center Library lifted, hauled and sorted their way through thousands of books, DVDs, CDs and VHS tapes.

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Karen Lovett
March 4, 2015
“Our Own Expressions” has just been published, showcasing contest winners from the Pierce County Library System’s 18 Annual Teen Writing and Art Contest.


Scott Turner
March 4, 2015
Key Peninsula resident Matthew Brickles is in seventh heaven since he discovered pro wrestling matches at the KP Civic Center.

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Karen Lovett
March 4, 2015
The Key Peninsula-Gig Harbor-Islands Watershed Council (KGI) held their annual retreat in late January to identify the local priorities for addressing nonpoint source impacts to water quality in their five year action plan.


Alice Kinerk
March 4, 2015
A while back, Key Peninsula resident Marilyn Brennen decided to stick a syrup tap in one of the maple trees on her property, curious to see what would come out.

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Sara Thompson
March 4, 2015
Food insecurity is a real problem in this country — one in five families in Washington receive support from food pantries supported by state food assistance programs.


Irene Torres
March 4, 2015
In January, master flint knapper, Harry Oda, presented a free, hands-on flint knapping workshop to a group of 16 in the Brones Room at the Key Peninsula Library.


Scott Turner
March 3, 2015
Step into Chris Bronstad’s classroom at Key Peninsula Middle School and you’ll find a whole fleet of aircraft flying from the ceiling.

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Scott Turner
March 3, 2015
One day last month Mackenzie Miller, age 10, stood in front of her class at Vaughn Elementary and told her classmates about Mary McLeod Bethune.


Scott Turner
March 3, 2015
On June 2, 2014, Bret Price opened a new medical practice in the Key Peninsula Health and Professional Center in Key Center.


Staff Report
February 24, 2015
Key Peninsula firefighters responded to a report of a vehicle on fire that rolled into a house in the 2100 block of Lake Drive, near Palmer Lake.

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Staff Report
February 17, 2015
After years of planning, members of the Pierce County Council voted 4-3 on Feb. 17 to proceed with a major consolidation of county services into a new General Services Building.