The head of Good Samaritan Hospital Tuesday explained new narcotics safeguards at the facility, in light of allegations that a former nurse stole injectable narcotics and might have given at least two patients hepatitis C.
Puyallup police are investigating a former Good Samaritan Hospital nurse suspected of stealing drugs and infecting at least two patients with hepatitis C. Testing was underway for several hundred patients, MultiCare said Tuesday.
Officers from the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board busted an illegal marijuana grow operation in Puyallup Friday. Neighbors had been smelling it for months. 1,156 pot plants were about to flower.
A group of community members have started a "Save Firgrove School" group to protect the original brick building that was built in 1935 in South Hill. The building could be demolished as the Puyallup School District begins constructing the replacement Firgrove Elementary School.
Shawn Manley bought the former Pioneer Food and Gas Co. building in downtown Puyallup and with his business partner plans to turn it into Generous Corner, a food cart pod business and community center.
Puyallup resident Shawn Manley purchased the former Pioneer Food and Gas Co. property in downtown Puyallup. Manley and his business partner, Tacoma resident Josh Harris, have plans to turn the property into Generous Corner, a food cart pod business
John Knutsen, a former Puyallup mayor, and his wife, Laurie Knutsen, were fined by the Public Disclosure Commission for sending out a mailer to Puyallup residents opposing city council candidate John Hopkins last July.
A Lincoln High senior is the new Daffodil Queen. Allie Brooks was crowned queen at a Daffodil Festival ceremony Saturday night at Tacoma’s Rialto Theater. She was selected from a court of 23 students from Pierce County high schools.