Kirk's Pharmacy in Puyallup installed a prescription medication take-back bin in April. The kiosk was installed through the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department and the MED-Project to help curb the opioid epidemic.
Parents living around Ferrucci Junior High School in Puyallup are growing more concerned about safe walking routes to school. Now that Shaw Road has closed, the area is experiencing an increase in traffic.
CenturyLink staff surprised Cascade Christian tech coordinator Ray Ossman with the Teachers and Technology Grant on May 9. The same day, they surprised his wife, Maple Lawn Elementary teacher Jeanne Ossman, with the same grant.
Parents claim that a walking route students in Ferrucci Junior High's walking zone take is unsafe and urges the city and the Puyallup School District to work together to implement crosswalks and sidewalks.