The News Tribune
Pierce County schools earn recognition from state for academics
The Washington Achievement Award is sponsored by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction and the State Board of Education.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Lake Washington schools receive 2013 Washington Achievement Awards
The Lake Washington School District will receive the most Washington Achievement Awards from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction and the State Board of Education for 2013 than any other year in its history.
Northshore schools earn 2013 state achievement awards
Eight Northshore schools earned Washington Achievement Awards for 2013 and will be honored during an awards ceremony April 24, at Timberline High School in Lacey, Wash.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Monroe Monitor & Valley News
Landslides still threaten Index community
The Mount Index Riversites area, located roughly one mile southeast of the town of Index near Sunset Falls, is still troubled with frequent landslides.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Downed power lines cause US 2 closure
US 2 was closed twp miles west of Index Saturday afternoon after power lines went down on the road.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
A new and uncertain future - Tue, 08 Apr 2014 PST
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Mon Apr 07, 2014
Community near Index worries next big slide could happen here
You don't need to be a geologist to see that the Mount Index Riversites community is sinking.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
No DNA database match for skull found in crab pot
Authorities say a human skull found in a crab pot off the Washington coast belongs to a female, but it doesn't match anyone in a national DNA database.
Living In The Shadow Of Landslide Risk
The landslide in Oso, Wash., served as a devastating reminder of one fact of life in the Northwest: landslides happen.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Washington Policy Center
Where is the 2012-13 School Achievement Index?
It is March 31st and the Washington State Board of Education has still not released the School Achievement Index for 2012-13.