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It’s not taxable, it’s not a loan, and it’s not an advance on a future refund. And if your income drops this year, you might get more next year. President Donald … more
As people struggle to make ends meet in a shattered economy, leaders and researchers look for a way out. At a press briefing April 14, state Secretary of Health John … more
The one thing about the fire service that is a constant is that you never know from day to day what will present. The COVID-19 outbreak has proved that point. The … more
At least 70 people attended a virtual COVID-19 Key Peninsula Town Hall meeting April 2 to hear … more
The public continues to enjoy its parks, sometimes too much. Key Pen Parks has taken measures to keep community spaces safe and … more
Although the 2020 regular session just adjourned, a special session to address the damaged state economy may be coming soon. The Washington State Legislature adjourned its … more
While most consumers search for scarce necessities, others buy up everything they can find to … more
All but three Democratic candidates dropped out of the race before the election deadline, but the total vote spread between them and President Trump was narrow. more
The community of Northwest archivists, historians, genealogists and writers as well as many ordinary citizens were shocked at … more
The exponential rise of coronavirus cases in Washington has experts worried. Slowing the spread means “flattening the curve” to reduce a … more
As the Fire District 16 Public Information Officer, I have been asked by community members about plans made by the District to prepare for, and respond to, the … more
Pierce County remains the only county in Western Washington without a portion of sales tax allocated to fund treatment for behavioral health problems. more
You know you don’t like it, but do you know how it works? Washington state property tax is one of the most complicated in the nation… more
Voters approved a Peninsula School District Educational Programs and Operations levy Feb. 11 to replace a levy that will expire at the end of 2020. The final tally was 21,054 … more
After successfully lobbying for a change in state law, KPFD 16 is exploring options to expand healthcare and save money. more
I am fueled by your stories. I gather these stories at the end of your long, winding driveways; over knitting needles and wine in Key Center; … more
It is amazing how state government has no limits to the imaginative ideas to separate you from your hard-earned money. It’s … more
Elected service calls for a principled courage that rises above personal and political differences. Citizens choose their … more
It is a privilege to begin my sixth year serving the Key Peninsula on the Pierce County Council. With no changes to council membership, our … more
Proposed expansion will provide protection for prime aquatic habitat surrounding McNeil Island and south Key … more
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