PUYALLUP – Travelers on northbound State Route 167 in Puyallup are now driving across a new, wider Puyallup River Bridge (Meridian). [Read more…]
A project to restore salmon habitat on Fennel Creek where it joins the Puyallup River will begin July 1 and continue through the end of August. Truck traffic along McCutcheon Road between 96th Street East and 128th Street East may increase during the work. [Read more…]
PUYALLUP – Drivers who use the northbound State Route 167 Puyallup River Bridge (Meridian) are encouraged to plan ahead for delays.
From 7 p.m. Thursday, June 25 to 5:30 a.m. Friday, June 26, drivers will encounter alternating right and left lane closures on the northbound SR 167 Puyallup River Bridge. Over the weekend, motorists can expect a full closure of the northbound bridge.
PUYALLUP – Construction crews are putting the finishing touches on the new State Route 167 Puyallup River Bridge (Meridian Bridge). Shortly before the new span opens to drivers, the Washington State Department of Transportation will host a ceremonial ribbon cutting at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 25.
The US Fish and Wildlife Service has announced that chimpanzees held in the US in captivity will now have the same endangered status and protection as those in the wild. With that new in mind, Becci Crowe shares her recent experiences in the Congo helping to save them. [Read more…]
Entertainment melds with astronomy in a unique convergence of film and discussion hosted by The Grand Cinema on Monday, June 22nd at 6:45 p.m. [Read more…]
U.S. Open spectators who will be utilizing the Washington State Fair parking area in Puyallup (the U.S. Open Red Parking) should park in Blue Gate parking lot on Meridan St. S. and 10th Ave. SE, east of the Fairgrounds. Security screening and shuttle pick-up is located at this area, rather than the Red Gate.
The Pierce County School Retirees Scholarship Committee selected two recipients for the 2015 Future Educator Scholarship. Gillian Giles of Puyallup and Melanie Weisert of Seattle will each receive $1000 to continue their education. [Read more…]
Angela “Bay” Buchanan, Former US Treasurer under Ronald Reagan, appointed at the age of 32, was the youngest person to hold that position since it was established in 1775. She served as a Senior Advisor to 2012 presidential candidate Mitt Romney, and is the author of two well-known books, “Bay and Her Boys” released in 2012, and “The Extreme Makeover of Hillary (Rodham) Clinton” released in 2008. In 1996 Ms. Buchanan was recognized by ‘George Magazine’ as one of the top 20 political women in the nation. [Read more…]