East Pierce deputy chief ready to retire

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 1:57PM

East Pierce Fire and Rescue Deputy Chief John McDonald has seen the fire department grow from a small city fire department to the largest fire district in the county. And now, after 18 years of working with East Pierce, McDonald will be retiring at the start of March. “I set a goal for myself to do 30 years and retire while I was still young enough,” McDonald said. “As I got into my career, I thought that was a good goal I set when I started.”


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Public hearings | Bonney Lake

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 2:16PM

Please view the notice below which has been posted by the City of Bonney Lake. The public hearings will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 18, 2015.

Small claims now easier to file in Pierce County

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 2:02PM

Citizens who wish to file a small claims case can now use District Court’s web-based Small Claims Kiosk application. Developed by District Court with support from Pierce County’s Information Technology Division, this application allows customers to answer a series of interview questions and submit a petition online. Over the past month, fifty court customers have submitted small claim petitions using this new service.

Failure to register | Bonney Lake Police Blotter

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 1:15PM

On a routine patrol, officers witnessed a vehicle going over the posted speed limit of 25 miles per hour on Locust Ave. E. Upon contact with driver, a records check showed he had a warrant out of the Pierce County Sherriff's Office for failure to register as a sex offender.

Michael D. Nelson elected 2015 president of Washington State Fair Board

  • Jan 25, 2015 at 10:30PM

Michael D. Nelson, Puyallup, was elected the 2015 President of the Washington State Fair in Puyallup by the Board of Directors following the annual shareholders meeting yesterday.

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