Lake Tapps fully opens for all recreation | Cascade Water Alliance

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 12:00PM updated at 3:25PM

Cascade announced today that as a result of additional water going into the Lake Tapps Reservoir, Lake Tapps is now fully open for all recreation, including motor craft, effective immediately. The bottom of the reservoir not covered by water (the lake bed) remains permanently closed to motorized vehicles.


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Fireworks sales and use | State Fire Marshal

  • Jul 4, 2015 at 2:41PM

State Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy announced today that the sale and use period for consumer fireworks concludes on Saturday, July 4, at 11 p.m.

Trail extension receives budget support

  • Jul 4, 2015 at 11:00AM

A long-awaited extension of the popular Foothills Trail will become reality if a funding proposal receives final authorization. The Puget Sound Regional Council recently offered its initial support for a $378,000 grant that would allow building a 1.3-mile segment of the trail between Buckley and South Prairie.

Visit Rainier strives to promote park in every way possible

  • Jul 4, 2015 at 10:00AM

One way to stay in touch with everything happening at Mount Rainier is by calling upon the resources of Visit Rainier. Below, the organization’s executive director and board have answered a few questions that highlight their goals and objectives.

Assault in Bonney Lake | Bonney Lake Police Blotter

  • Jul 4, 2015 at 9:00AM

Officers were dispatched to a restaurant on June 21 after an assault. The victim at the scene told officers two women chased her through the bar, but wasn’t sure why. Other witnesses corroborated her story, and the manager gave descriptions of the subjects.

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