About 100 million trout eggs can be held and incubated at the Troutlodge incubation facility in Bonney Lake thanks to a completed remodel. The company is the leading provider of live trout eggs in the world.
Zoe Brown took home the title of Regal Majesty International Teen at a pageant in Las Vegas this month. The Puyallup High School senior has been been competing in pageants since she was 9 years old, gaining confidence and communication skills. She hopes to help other girls do the same.
The self-defense and safety education class for teenage girls was offered as part of the Teen Summer Reading program, which also offers a self-defense class for teenage boys, taught by instructors Jim and Sandra Baylor.
Puyallup Starbucks store manager Steven Perez was recognized by a team of Starbucks company leaders Monday morning for his efforts in creating connections between his Starbucks team and the community. Perez is also a football coach at Emerald Ridge High School.
In a partnership between the Corinthian Masonic Lodge and Elmhurst Elementary School in the Franklin-Pierce School District, seven students were awarded bikes for their outstanding achievements in reading throughout the school year.
The Puyallup City Council adopted an ordinance at the June 27 meeting, making it a crime to expose children to domestic violence. If convicted of the crime, punishment is imprisonment for no less than 30 days.
Bob Minnich’s passion for Puyallup’s historic sites kept them alive in a growing community. On June 14, Bob’s reign as Puyallup Historical Society president ended when he died at age 66 from invasive cancer while in hospice care.
As the Veterans of Foreign Wars’ 2017 Washington State Teacher of the Year, Eric Roloff was selected to visit and attend a class at Valley Forge in Pennsylvania this July. What he learns there will help his students’ learning back home in Puyallup.