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Slater: Summertime is a time for gathering

Our recent family reunion was a scorcher as far as some of us native Washingtonians are concerned, but others loved it, especially those from California. We had at least 60 this year, with the inclusion of relatives who’ve never been to one or hadn’t been for many years.

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Boy Scout builds fence around iconic tree at Sehmel Park

There is a beautiful, enormous tree in PenMet Parks’ Sehmel Park at which, more than once, I’ve taken photos of Boy Scouts engaged in projects near. The latest of these was to catch the final act of Boy Scout Troop 212’s Eagle Scout project by Anders Carlson, who’d decided the tree needed protection and chose as his Eagle project creation of a guardian split rail fence.

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Fox Island resident prepares for fundrasier climb of Mount Rainier

Fox Island resident Bill Fay discusses his upcoming attempt to climb Mount Rainier to raise money for Orphans Africa, a Tacoma-based nonprofit.
Joshua Bessex jbessex@gateline.com
Fox Island resident prepares for fundrasier climb of Mount Rainier 1:21

Fox Island resident prepares for fundrasier climb of Mount Rainier

Home sensory gyms gain in popularity 1:08

Home sensory gyms gain in popularity

WATCH: Take flight on a visiting B-25 Mitchell bomber 2:01

WATCH: Take flight on a visiting B-25 Mitchell bomber

WATCH: Take flight on a visiting B-25 Mitchell 2:01

WATCH: Take flight on a visiting B-25 Mitchell