Ruston, WA

Yakima Herald Republic

WA faces an epidemic of inaccessible sidewalks

The Tacoma apartment was listed as wheelchair accessible, but it didn't matter, because Krystal Monteros couldn't get there in the first place. When the bus dropped her at the closest stop, Monteros, a wheelchair user, found herself on a small concrete island with only gravel "sidewalks" to either side. The building she wanted to visit was to the south, but her path to get there ended with a 6-inch drop and no ramp. The four-lane road didn't have any crossings.

J.B. Hunt expands transload service in Pacific Northwest, Mexico border

Lowell-based carrier J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. announced Monday (Oct. 3) the expansion of its transloading service to include operations in Tacoma, Wash., and Laredo, Texas. Following this expansion, the service can accommodate four of the largest ocean ports and the largest land port of entry in the United States.

Ghosts, Witches, and Ghouls — Oh My!

After lounging at the beach for the past few months, it’s time to bundle up and embrace the chills — literally. We’ve rounded up some creepy haunted houses, tours, and more so you can start planning for spooky season. My Haunted Forest. 17616 S. Vaughn Road N.W.,...

HS Football: Curtis handles their Biz with B Prep keeping pace in SPSL 4A

(University Place, WA) The top end of the SPSL 4A Football league is a logjam with 4 teams tied for 1st at 4-1 and 2 teams just behind at 3-2. Curtis and Bellarmine Prep both needed wins to say within reach as the Vikings were 2-2 and the Lions 1-3. With the win Curtis is one of the two teams at 3-2 with Graham-Kapowsin. They are both a game behind Sumner, Emerald Ridge, Puyallup and Bethel. Bellarmine dropped to 1-4 and tied with South Kitsap and Olympia with Rogers remaining winless.
My Clallam County

LOCAL SPORTS: PA’s Gladfelter sets state record

TACOMA — It was a record setting day Saturday for the Roughrider boys Cross country team as Jack Gladfelter set a new school record in the 5K run with a time of 15:35. The Roughriders competed against 80 other schools in Tacoma. Gladfelter’s time was the fastest at the meet and was the fastest time this year for any class 2A runner. Senior Max Baeder finished 21st with a season best time of 16:53. The Roughriders travel to Arlington on Saturday.
Tacoma Daily Index


NO. 22-4-02081-7 IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON, IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF PIERCE. The Personal Representative named below has been appointed as Personal Representative of this estate. Any person having a claim against the decedent must, before the time the claim would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, present the claim in the manner as provided in RCW 11.40.070 by serving on or mailing to the Personal Representative or the Personal Representative’s attorney at the address stated below a copy of the claim and filing the original of the claim with the court in which the probate proceedings were commenced. The claim must be presented within the later of: (1) Thirty days after the Personal Representative served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020(1)(c); or (2) four months after the date of first publication of the notice. If the claim is not presented within this time frame, the claim is forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW 11.40.051 and RCW 11.40.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and non-probate assets.
The Suburban Times

Work Progresses on Chambers Creek Canyon Trail

City of University Place announcement. City of U.P. staff joined their partners from the City of Lakewood and Pierce County to capitalize on the summer weather to make more progress on the 2.5-mile Chambers Creek Canyon Trail that will connect the three entities before reaching the trail system at Chambers Creek Regional Park.
The Suburban Times

Year-Round Gardening Presentation

Submitted by Jim Endicott. Now, more than any time in recent years, growing your own food may be essential. Our temperate climate in Western Washington makes it possible to grow food year-round. Two of the Master Gardeners that manage Lakewood Community Garden will be making a presentation on proven ways...