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  1. Pierce Council purchase could create countya s second largest parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | The Olympian

    A proposed Pierce County purchase of a two 10-acre forested parcels south of Buckley could give residents access to a forest preserve larger than all but one of the county's parks. The County Council last week gave its informal approval to allow the county to proceed with acquiring two sites adjacent to the county-owned Buckley Forest Preserve.

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  2. Sneak peek at what wea ll be seeing, doing and talking about in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | The Olympian

    ... manager for Pierce County. If all goes as planned, work to link the Foothills Trail between South Prairie and Buckley will be complete by the end of the year. When complete, the trail will travel from Puyallup to the White River in Buckley. Turpin ...

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  3. Caregivers rebuilding in the ruins of a broken systemRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Rainier School, erected in 1939, stands outside of Buckley, at the foot of Mt. Rainier, photographed on Nov. 29, 2016.

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  4. Washington comes up short for severely mentally illRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... connect main segments ofRainier School, a habilitation center for individuals with developmental disabilities in Buckley, Wash., photographed on Nov. 29, 2016. Covered hallways connect main segments ofRainier School, a habilitation center for ...

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  5. Pearl Harbor 75th Anniversary, Dec. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... is Kerry Albritton and her father Cliff Burks showing the Pearl Harbor book that Cliff just signed. Burks is from Buckley, Washington. DENNIS ODA / [email protected] About 30 Pearl Harbor Survivors with the "Greatest Generation" vets meet and ...

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  6. A New Look at the U.S. Capitol BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... when the scaffolding wasn't up there, because it kind of took away from the beauty of it," said Nikoki Stevens from Buckley, Washington. "To me, I think it just shows the beauty when you look at it," said Bella Stevens, from Buckley, Washington. ...

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  7. State worker accused of raping woman with diminished mental capacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Seattle Times

    An employee at a Buckley facility for people with developmental disabilities is accused of raping a woman who has the mental capacity of an 8-year-old, according to court records. Pierce County prosecutors charged 60 year-old Terry Wayne Shepard with second-degree rape Monday.

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  8. Ries lifts Ridgefield soccer, 1-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | The Columbian

    Taryn Ries was taken down in the box in the first half, then converted the subsequent penalty kick, sending the Ridgefield girls soccer teams to a 1-0 win over White River of Buckley in the 2A state tournament on Wednesday in Orting.

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  9. Candidates talk education and transportation | District 31 House raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | Auburn Reporter

    ... Auburn area on state Route 167; and 2) increasing congestion on SR 164, SR 169 and on SR 410 between Enumclaw and Buckley going over the White River Bridge. What programs, bills or budget actions would you support in the Legislature to provide any ...

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  10. Phil Fortunado, left, and Lane Walthers, right. - Submitted photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | King County Journal

    ... the Auburn area on state Route 167 and 2) increasing congestion on SR 164, SR 169 and on SR 410 between Enumclaw and Buckley going over the White River Bridge. What programs, bills or budget actions would you support in the Legislature to provide ...

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  11. That 'bear sticker' on the window signals, 'Hey, I'm a cop'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    King County sheriff's Deputy Michael Behm asked the cop who nabbed him drinking and driving three years ago whether he'd seen the "bear sticker" on the back window of his truck, according to the Buckley police arrest report. During an internal investigation of the DUI, Behm denied referring to the sticker and said he was not seeking special treatment.

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  12. The Times recommends: Lane Walthers for 31st Legislative District, Position 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Seattle Times

    ... the community and prioritizes fixing critical local problems, such as the bottleneck crossing between Enumclaw and Buckley. Walthers is a veteran firefighter and paramedic and a captain of East Pierce Fire and Rescue. He has deep roots in the ...

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  13. Lindbergh football gets second winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | Renton Reporter

    The Lindbergh Eagles this weekend picked up their first win in their new league, topping the White River Hornets 30-14 at White River High School in Buckley. The Eagles went out fast, reportedly picking up two touchdown runs in the first quarter from Johsiah Serquinia, both for 3 yards.

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  14. Lawsuit: State does too little for developmentally disabled - Sat, 06 Aug 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... without having to get permission. But Pratt lives at the state-run Rainier School, in the Pierce County city of Buckley, where, she says, the staff keeps a pretty tight rein. She's been unable to obtain services that would allow her to live in her ...

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  15. Lawsuit: State does too little for developmentally disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2016 | The Olympian

    JoHanna Pratt, a 32-year-old, developmentally disabled woman, says she'd like to be able to take walks by herself, to visit friends and to participate in Special Olympics softball practices without having to get permission. But Pratt lives at the state-run Rainier School, in the Pierce County city of Buckley, where, she says, the staff keeps a pretty tight rein.

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  16. An eagle flies in Alpine County.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | The Record-Courier

    ... customer. Rich contracted James to build a 16-inch automated telescope and constructed an observatory to house it in Buckley, Washington. Two years later Rich quit Microsoft and co-founded Torus Technologies, which later became Optical Mechanics. ...

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  17. Fit to leave, dozens stay housed at Washington homes for disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Rainier School in Buckley, one of four Department of Social and Health Services-run residential campuses catering to people with significant developmental disabilities. Three Washington residents who either lived at or could be placed in such centers have sued the state claiming too little has been done to allow them to live independently.

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  18. Rohrbach, Bears roar by HonkersRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2016 | Highline Times

    ... walked only two, mostly scattering the seven hits he allowed. Rohrbach, who hails from White River High School in Buckley and Tacoma Community College, improved his record to 2-1. "I just pounded the fastball and used the curve as an off speed ...

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  19. Dispensaries close, but no medical marijuana availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Covington Reporter

    ... control: the medical marijuana itself. When the two marijuana retail stores that serve the Plateau - Mr. Bills of Buckley and The Green Door - opened their doors Friday morning, they lacked the medical marijuana that many were hoping would replace ...

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  20. WSDOT Makes Plans to Sell 91-Year-Old Bridge ... As IsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... other entity. King and Pierce counties, seeking a way to carry the popular Foothills Trail over the White River near Buckley, gave it a sniff. But engineers determined it would be more cost-effective to just build a bridge, said Doug Williams, a ...

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