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East Pierce Fire and Rescue improves protection ratings

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 2:38PM

After a tumultuous few months of failed levies and slashed budgets, a shift in the winds may be coming for East Pierce Fire and Rescue constituents.

 

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Maple Valley man killed in early morning collision with Metro bus on SR 169

  • Today at 1:23PM

A 35-year-old man from Maple Valley died in a head-on collision with a Metro bus at 4:12 a.m. on state Route 169 about 1 mile north of Maple Valley city limits.

Diabetes costs the state billions of dollars each year | Department of Health

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 3:00PM

Diabetes takes a huge toll on people who have the disease, and also costs the state billions every year. According to a recent study, the outlook on the diabetes situation doesn’t seem be to improving.

Phishing for security | Sumner Mayor update

  • Mar 25, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Mar 30, 2015 at 2:18PM

Do you know what phishing is? I do because I took a training course to help me understand and try to protect myself against cyber threats. All of our City staff and elected officials are taking the same training - no exceptions.

Firefighters sponsor free easter egg hunts | East Pierce Fire and Rescue

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 2:02PM

The firefighters of East Pierce Fire and Rescue will sponsor three, free Easter Egg Hunts on Saturday, April 4. The firefighters recommend arriving early. “Once we say ‘Go!’ it’s over quickly,” said East Pierce Firefighter Matt Reinke, who coordinates the Sumner event.

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