DUPONT – For drivers who travel through the Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) corridor, a new traffic flow map showing Interstate 5 and arterial roads is now available to help them make informed route decisions. [Read more…]
TACOMA – Due to the forecast, the Saturday, Aug. 29 and Sunday, Aug. 30 ramp closures from northbound Interstate 5 into downtown Tacoma have been cancelled. The ramp closures will be rescheduled at a later date. [Read more…]
We love our buns! J’adore. Oh, how we adore Paris darling, with her rich coat, a tapestry of colors. While seemingly aloof at first, once our brown-eyed girl has gotten to know you, affection reigns. She’s even been known to touch noses with staff, a true lover. [Read more…]
In the last two weeks, the region has collectively cut back on its water use by 10 percent, hitting the goal set by Everett, Seattle and Tacoma. The three cities ask customers to please keep up their efforts to reduce water use.
After moving to the Voluntary Stage of their water shortage response plans Aug. 11, the three utilities asked customers to reduce their water use by 10 percent to stretch water supplies for people and fish to the rainy season. [Read more…]
TACOMA – Motorists are advised to plan ahead if their weekend adventures include going into downtown Tacoma from northbound Interstate 5. Beginning Friday, Aug. 28 at 11 p.m., three northbound I-5 exits in the area will close – two for the entire weekend, a third during overnight hours. The three affected ramps are scheduled to close as follows: [Read more…]
Joint Base Lewis-McChord will conduct late-night firing on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 to Friday, August 28, 2015 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. using Demolitions. [Read more…]
The Lakewood City Council will hold a Study Session on Monday, August 24, 2015 at 7:00 P.M. in the City of Lakewood’s Council Chambers (6000 Main Street SW, Lakewood, WA 98499). Download the meeting agenda here.
Help is on the way for families searching for missing senior members. Starting Thursday, Aug. 27, motorists may see a new alert message on Washington’s electronic highway signs. [Read more…]
Little Frankie is a Papillon mix, who, like his other toy spaniel brethren, is all energy. When outside his kennel, Frankie is an absolute extrovert, prancing and darting to get a better look at his surroundings. He isn’t quite at the lap dog stage yet, though, rendered timid and shy, most likely from his time as a stray. [Read more…]
PUYALLUP – Puyallup-area drivers will encounter a 15-hour closure of southbound State Route 167 at the Puyallup River next weekend while crews continue work at the site of the SR 167 Puyallup River Bridge replacement project.
Both southbound SR 167 lanes will close at the river at 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21. Signed detours will direct motorists around the closure until the southbound lanes reopen, scheduled for noon on Saturday, Aug. 22. During the closure, crews will drill shafts in preparation for installing a cantilevered roadway sign. [Read more…]