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Former owner of Bradley Lake Park property to turn 100 years old

Puyallup resident Irene Bradley will turn 100 years old on May 3. She and her family owned what is now Bradley Lake Park between 1956 and 1997 and created it into the park that it is today.

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Puyallup icon Irene Bradley on turning 100

Longtime Puyallup resident Irene Bradley will turn 100 in May and city is planning to help throw a birthday party in her honor. She and her husband, Ward, used to own the land which became the 59-acre Bradley Lake Park before the city bought it in 1997.

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Franklin Pierce school bus driver moonlights as demolition derby legend

When Mike “Pinky” Nordstrom isn’t driving Franklin-Pierce School District students to school on the bus, he’s either tearing around the dirt track in a mid-1980s fortified sedan seeking out his next collision or searching local neighborhoods for the next donor car. Nordstrom, a Frederickson resident, headlines this weekend’s Slamfest Demolition Derby at 7:30 p.m. Saturday (April 22) at the Washington State Spring Fair in Puyallup.

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Puyallup schools get video intercom system

Puyallup School District Chief Operations Officer Mario Casello talks about the video intercom system being installed at elementary schools across the district.
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Puyallup schools get video intercom system

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Puyallup icon Irene Bradley on turning 100

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Franklin Pierce bus driver saves his crashes for the demolition derby

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