Pierce College welcomes new faculty in DHFT department

The Pierce College Diagnostic Health and Fitness (DHFT) department offers students a clear pathway to high-demand careers in a competitive industry.With several new faculty members on board this year, students will have an opportunity to learn from professionals with impressive, real-world experience in a variety of areas.

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Celebrate the annual return of salmon in Puyallup, Oct. 11

Celebrate the return of salmon to the Puyallup River Watershed at the Salmon Homecoming on Oct. 11. This family-friendly event features guided tours to watch migrating salmon in Clarks Creek, tours of the Puyallup Hatchery, science and art activities for kids, a Native American welcoming ceremony and storyteller, music from a live bluegrass band and a DJ, and a photo booth as well as “selfies” with Fin the fish.This free event runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Puyallup Hatchery, 1416 14th St. SW in Puyallup.
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South Sound 911 welcomes Puyallup as member

South Sound 911 officially welcomed the City of Puyallup as its newest member today, solidifying the agency’s efforts to provide a unified, regional 911 dispatch center in Pierce County. South Sound 911’s Policy Board recognized the city’s membership at its Sept. 24 meeting, the first meeting where Puyallup Mayor John D. Knutsen attended as a board member.

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