Evelyn Yielding of Lakewood, WA, has been awarded the Aldo Leopold Conservation Scholarship by Green Mountain College. The nation’s leading college for environmental, social and economic sustainability based education, Green Mountain College grants this scholarship to selected students majoring in Natural Resources Management or Animal Conservation and Care with an interest in forestry, wildlife management, […]
Grant Schmidtke, a student at Curtis High School, served as a legislative page for the state House of Representatives the week of March 13 – 17. He was co-sponsored by 13th District Rep. Tom Dent and 28th District Rep. Dick Muri.
Submitted by Douglas J. Gladstone To hear officials from both sides tell it, Major League Baseball (MLB) and the union representing its players, the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) are positively giddy about the new five-year Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) that was agreed upon last November and ratified 29-1 by the baseball owners last December.
Barbara Racine, director of University of Puget Sound Bookstore in Tacoma, Wash., has been presented with the Aspen Award in recognition of her lifelong contributions to the industry by the National Association of College Stores (NACS).
Submitted by Lt. Chris Lawler, Lakewood Police Lakewood Police units were called at 8:22 AM on Friday, March 10 to respond to a home in the 8900 block of 107th Street Southwest for a report of a missing and suicidal juvenile female.
Joan Fort, an eighth-grade student at Mann Middle School in Lakewood, recently spent a week at the Capitol working as a page for the Washington State Senate. Joan was one of fifteen students who served as Senate pages for the eighth week of the 2017 legislative session.
Gage Karwhite, a freshman at the Charles Wright Academy in Tacoma, recently spent a week at the Capitol working as a page for the Washington State Senate. Gage was one of 27 students who served as Senate pages for the seventh week of the 2017 legislative session.
Even when a firefighter is off-duty, there is a willingness to respond to those in need. The actions of West Pierce Firefighter Justin Tinsley is no different. At the Board of Fire Commissioners meeting on February 21, Firefighter Tinsley was presented with a Valor Award for his heroic actions while duck hunting in Puget Sound […]
Summer Rettig, a sophomore at Curtis Senior High School in University Place, recently spent a week at the Capitol working as a page for the Washington State Senate. Summer was one of 13 students who served as Senate pages for the sixth week of the 2017 legislative session.
Pierce County Executive Bruce Dammeier today announced a number of changes within the leadership team at the County. The announcement followed a formal evaluation and analysis process conducted by an outside consultant.