Lake Tapps refill only a drip, drip drip

Lake Tapps will not be filled by Memorial Day.  - Ray Still
  • Apr 27, 2015 at 12:52PM

Boaters, swimmers and lake enthusiasts will be disappointed to learn Lake Tapps may not be filled and ready to be open to the public by Memorial Day according to Cascade Water Alliance. While the refilling system is working just fine, an April 23 Cascade release stated nature is not cooperating. Reduced rainfall is affecting how quickly the lake can be refilled.

Two-day razor clam dig cleared to get under way May 2 | Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • Apr 27, 2015 at 3:39PM

Clam diggers today got a green light to proceed with a two-day razor clam dig starting May 2 at three ocean beaches. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) approved the digs after marine toxin tests showed the clams on those beaches are safe to eat. All of the digs are scheduled on morning tides.

Bridge work on SR 167 | Sumner

  • Apr 27, 2015 at 3:33PM

Drivers who use the southbound State Route 167 Puyallup River Bridge (Meridian) may encounter possible delays during early-morning hours on two upcoming days. Crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will close all lanes of southbound SR 167 during the following hours.

Spartans get past EHS in opener of two-game set

  • Apr 27, 2015 at 2:20PM

The Sumner Spartans baseball team hosted Enumclaw High April 22 in the opening game of a two-game series. The Spartans won the first match up 8-0. The final game of the series was played Monday at Osborne Field after the press deadline.

Annual PTA dinner and auction for Wilkeson Elementary

  • Apr 27, 2015 at 1:50PM

Wilkeson Elementary will be having their annual Parent Teacher Association auction and dinner at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 16 at Swiss Park in Bonney Lake. The event starts off with dinner at 5:30 p.m., and the silent auction goes from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

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