The last thing any parent wants is for their child to get an eye injury, and it’s even worse when the injury comes from a beloved toy.
A long-simmering feud between police leaders of Lakewood and Ruston and a former colleague leads to a surprising public refusal to provide assistance. Read more: Internal feud prompts Lakewood police chief to deny police aid to Ruston | The News Tribune
A large black bear has been spotted lumbering down Bridgeport Way and hanging in a field behind a house. Fish & Wildlife officials captured it and will release it back into the wild. Read more: Black bear captured after morning stroll in Lakewood neighborhood | The News Tribune
In February, the 2017 Red Knights Recruit Academy class began with individuals eager to serve their communities as firefighters. This regional recruit academy class was comprised of three departments: Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One, Graham Fire & Rescue and West Pierce Fire & Rescue. These recruits came with varying degrees of experience in both fire and […]
DUPONT – Overnight lane and ramp closures are scheduled for both directions of Interstate 5 through DuPont during the week of May 15 so contractor crews can install barrier, pave and stripe the shoulders of I-5 as part of the I-5 – Mounts Rd. to Center Dr. Auxiliary Lane Extension project.
Washington State University announced a recent push for donations by a Cougar mother and daughter team yielded 276 pounds of food and hygiene products to the university’s TRIO Food Pantry. Jody Coppedge-Pope of Lakewood, Wash., worked to raise awareness and encourage donations to the pantry through Facebook and at her place of employment. She and her […]
Election filing week is May 15-19. It’s a chance to look out for your community’s interests, and a golden opportunity to forget the ugly divisions of last year’s presidential election. Read more: Cure for cynicism? Run for local office | The News Tribune
Lucky for you, it may be high time for a new pair of shades!
The University Place City Council this week approved rules for marijuana sales and processing, but declined to consider whether to allow those sales. Read more: University Place approves pot rules, but not pot sales | The News Tribune
One person was dead, one person was on the loose, and two people were detained Tuesday after a drive-by shooting in Lakewood, according to police Read more: Lakewood drive-by shooting kills 1, police say | The News Tribune