Parks Appreciation Day volunteers not deterred by spring weather

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 9:00AM

Saturday, April 26, is Parks Appreciation Day in Pierce County and it should be a typical spring day in wet Western Washington.

School bus crashes between South Prairie and Orting, no one injured

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 10:04AM

Multiple East Pierce Fire and Rescue crews responded to a school bus crash at 2:45 p.m. April 21 at the 13400 block of state Route 162, also known as Pioneer Way, between South Prairie and Orting. The bus was carrying 27 middle school students from the Orting Valley School District, according to Battalion Chief Rick Goetz.

Turning in unused or expired medicines makes everyone safer

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 9:00AM

Unwanted and unused prescription drugs can be harmful to people and the environment. You can safely dispose of these medicines - including controlled substances - during the 8th nationwide drug "take back" day on Saturday, April 26.

Spartans shut out Steilacoom Monday | Sumner Girls Tennis

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 8:00AM

The Sumner Spartans beat Steilacoom 5-0. The Spartans are undefeated with a 7-0 league and overall record.

Panthers shutout Hornets | Bonney Lake Boys Soccer

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 7:00AM

The Bonney Lake Panthers boys soccer team faced league rival Enumclaw Hornets Monday. The defending state champions beat the Hornets 7-0.

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