Join, help your community and be happier as a result

South Pierce County has many local organizations from Rotary, Lions and Kiwanis to community associations in the unincorporated areas. These groups are made up of volunteers who care about the people and places around them. They put in countless unpaid hours to make your lives better. If you are feeling low, participating in one of these…

Triad June 13

YELM, WA — Part 3 continuation of Phillip Dick Sci Fi Educational Film Series… Minority Report, question and answers afterwards. This writer has remote viewed into the future and brought back information to remind us of where we were headed. Very powerful presentation. Open your eyes. Also.. Eyes wide shut. Friday June 13th @ 7…

Are you ready to become Tacoma now?

There have been several recent hearings held by Pierce County on something being called Vision 2030. Fairly unknown, but potent part of that vision being crafted by the Puget Sound Regional Council – a board made up of elected officials, but not elected as a body – is a requirement to end the proliferation of…

Blocking Collision in McKenna Saturday morning

Collision SR 507 both directions Collision on SR 507 both directions at Milepost 31.09 near SR 702 beginning at 8:28 a.m. on February 08, 2014 until further notice. The roadway is blocked. update 9:07 a.m. Collision SR 507 both directions Collision on SR 507 both directions at Milepost 31.09 near SR 702 beginning at 8:28…

Whompin’ Winter…at the Triad

Whompin’ Winter…at the Triad Friday, 1/31 at 7pm Teen Independent Music Artist Showcase featuring The Good Chills, Silver Century, and Matt Sablan.  $5 at the door Tuesday, 2/4 at 7pm Miracles & Inspiration Meetup Night hosted by Scott Mowry.  $10 suggested donation. Wednesday, 2/5 at 7pm Ancient Sounds – jf’s events was so wonderful and so powerful,…

75 feet from shoreline – what do you have?

SPANAWAY, WA — Thursday Jan. 9, two meetings were held at the Spanaway Round Table Pizza. These meeting were to raise awareness among people living near Pierce County bodies of water that their shoreline are about to have 75 foot buffers created. What do you have in Pierce County within 75 feet of a creek, river,…

Wizard of Oz – live in Yelm

YELM, WA — Starting Dec. 13 and running through Dec. 19th, the Wizard of Oz will be performed as live theater at the Yelm Moose Lodge and on the 18th and 19th at the Triad Theater in Yelm. The Wizard of Oz OPENS TONIGHT, December 13 at 7pm at the Moose Lodge in Yelm. December 14…

Yelm Christmas in the Park Parade Dec. 7

YELM, WA — The Yelm Christmas in the Park Parade is Saturday, December 7, 2013. The parade begins at 9:30 a.m. in the Yelm City park. The theme this year is Community Elves on Parade. It is sponsored by the City of Yelm’s Park Advisory Committee and the Yelm Chamber of Commerce.

Nisqually River Bain plan hearing Nov. 26

PIERCE COUNTY — This is notice of the Economic and Infrastructure Development Committee and final Council hearings on Proposal No. 2013-62. An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the “Nisqually River Basin Plan” for the Unincorporated Area of Pierce County; Amending Pierce County Code Chapter 19D.60, “Pierce County Storm Drainage and Surface Water Management…

Pumpkins, Corn Shooters… in McKenna

MCKENNA, WA — It’s the time of year to find the perfect “great Pumpkin” for your home and McKenna just might be the best place to look. With a giant corn maze, pumpkin shooters, a cow train and a big assortment of gourds and large pumpkins, Nisqually Springs Farm will bring you fun and festivity….

Wind gust possible to 57 mph tonight!

From the National Weather Service: Wind Advisory URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA 1107 AM PDT SUN SEP 29 2013 …POWERFUL AND DAMAGING WINDSTORM TO AFFECT PARTS OF WESTERN WASHINGTON TONIGHT… .EXPLOSIVE DEVELOPMENT IS TAKING PLACE WITH A LOW PRESSURE CENTER THAT WILL MAKE LANDFALL THIS EVENING SOMEWHERE BETWEEN THE FAR NORTH…