Steve Whitford
August 1, 2013
Once upon a time, a young Gig Harbor boy named Mark Scott had a dream.

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Scott Turner
August 1, 2013
Vaughn resident Dee Adams has been teaching people to swim since she was 10 or 11 years old.

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Karen Lovett
August 1, 2013
In December 1987, three young teenagers broke into the school bus depot in Purdy and smashed as many windows as they could reach.

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Rick Sorrels
August 1, 2013
The property tax levy on the November ballot would provide operations and maintenance funds for Key Pen Parks.

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Rick Sorrels
August 1, 2013
Franciscan Health sponsored a forum held on June 3 at Key Peninsula Middle School for youth exposed to trauma.

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Staff Report
August 1, 2013
Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department wants residents to know more about how their actions influence water quality –– and quality of life –– on/in the Key Peninsula.


Staff Report
July 25, 2013
Pierce County opened the new boat launch in Home.


Scott Turner
June 28, 2013
Melissa Miller has been the girls fastpitch coach at Peninsula High School since 2005 and head coach since the 2009-10 season.


Steve Whitford
June 28, 2013
In 1975, Florida girl Mindy Wilkins moved to Key Peninsula.


Rick Sorrels
June 28, 2013
The “balloon launch to space” at Key Peninsula Middle School set records and has been covered by national and international news.


Scott Turner
June 28, 2013
For seven special education students who live on the Key Peninsula, the Peninsula School District’s Community Transition Program (CTP) plays an important role in their future.


Rick Sorrels
June 28, 2013
The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department issued a health advisory for the Purdy sandspit on May 31. The advisory was lifted on June 5.


Scott Turner
June 28, 2013
Students at Minter Creek Elementary School learned more than just the proverbial three Rs this year. They also planted a garden.