Puyallup police are trying to reunite a large diamond ring with its owner.
The Puyallup River Bridge on state Route 167 will be temporarily closed this weekend while crews inspect the safety of the structure, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The Washington State Fair made much noise this year about its new name, a new front gate and a $1 million rebranding effort. Meanwhile, another change happened quietly: The fair stopped publicly sharing how many people it draws.
Faced with the challenge and opportunity to produce a book on the 150 most influential people in the history of the Puyallup Valley, Ruth Anderson proceeded the only way she could.
Shes difficult to miss at nearly 7 feet tall in heels, dressed in lederhosen, hanging from a ceiling swing and yodeling. They call her the Austrian Amazon.
Six years short of a century in business, Summit Trading Co. will close. So too the post office inside the store, and the Columbia Bank branch, the butcher shop and the coffee shop where neighbors would gather as old neighbors do.
Former News Tribune prep coordinator and copy editor Don Davison died Tuesday night at 77, his family said Wednesday.
All four people seeking a seat on the Puyallup School Board this fall agree on one point: The School District must address the space crunch thats predicted to increase as its schools grow beyond the nearly 21,000 students they hold now.
Puyallup High School was closed Wednesday due to a power outage, according to the district.
Megan Jendrick has always been a woman with a plan, even when she was a girl. Before becoming a three-time Olympic swimming medalist, she was 12-year-old Megan Quann from Puyallup with a four-year plan and a big dream.
City of Puyallup staff are reviewing how private event organizers are granted access to city property and whether procedures should be changed or improved.
A man was critically injured Wednesday morning in a three-car collision on state Route 512 in Puyallup, according to Central Pierce Fire & Rescue.
A 13-year-old South Hill girl who was missing has been found safe.
Despite a wet start and finish to the Washington State Fair, officials say turnout was good -- though they haven't yet shared attendance numbers. Some vendors and exhibitors call it a down year.
A week after three sex offenders were fired from the Washington State Fair for lying about past crimes on their job applications, officials are clearing up misinformation about how background checks are conducted and who is targeted.
The Mrsny family lives in the Parkland area, but dont let their urban backdrop fool you; they have a country side.
The name of the restaurant is still fuzzy and the building currently is undergoing a deep clean and decor makeover, but one detail already is set Oaxacan cuisine is coming to downtown Puyallup, most likely in October.
Three Puyallup School District programs will have a new address on South Hill, while the district also plans to buy property near Sparks Stadium in downtown Puyallup to expand practice fields there.
Puyallup City Council member Kent Boyle announced his resignation in a letter to the city manager Tuesday afternoon.
San Diego’s Presidio Residential Capital says it is investing $7.4 million to create 428 single-family lots in two developments near Puyallup.
Ten years after his deployment to Iraq, retired Air Force flight medic Capt. Ed Hrivnak of Puyallup thinks about the wounded troops he helped and the ones he could not.
Annie Gale is a fiery leader with a humble disposition.
The iconic cube outside the Gold Gate is gone. So are the familiar cow heads, which looked out for decades from atop the ticket booths that boxed in the fairgrounds in Puyallup.
The final tab for flood-damaged Ferrucci Junior High School could tally more than $200,000, according to preliminary estimates from Puyallup School District officials.
Three sex offenders have been fired from jobs operating rides at the Washington State Fair when their employer learned of the past crimes, police and fair officials said Thursday.
The family of 25-year-old Austin Smith is raising funds to give the man, whose body was found last week on the Puyallup River, a proper burial, cousin Paul Powers said.
Puyallup School Districts Karshner Museum, a field trip destination for generations of students, will remain closed this year while the space in downtown Puyallup is transformed into the Karshner Center for Culture and the Arts.
Water-damaged Ferrucci Junior High School got a clean bill of health Wednesday, allowing an estimated 800 students to return to the Puyallup school Thursday.
A CeeLo Green concert that was scheduled for Thursday night at the Washington State Fair has been canceled.
A rare weekend road closure during the Washington State Fair could cause delays for commuters east of Puyallup this weekend.
The Emergency Room at Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup is shut down for several hours while crews handle a hazardous material spill.
Students at Ferrucci Junior High School in Puyallup will be bused to Emerald Ridge High School starting Wednesday.
A man pulled from the Puyallup River Friday has been identified as a 25-year-old South Hill man who disappeared while inner-tubing near Sumner July 1.
Mop-up work from last week’s flooding is largely finished at Ferrucci Junior High School in Puyallup. But the school will remain closed one more day Tuesday while crews continue working to ensure good air quality before students and staff return, district officials said Monday.
Overnight closures are planned this week on a section of Canyon Road East in Puyallup so crews can remove deteriorated pavement and seal cracks.
Flooding that closed Ferrucci Junior High School in Puyallup Friday will take one more day for crews to clean up, Puyallup School District spokesman Brian Fox said Sunday.
Persistent rain didn’t keep eager fans of the Washington State Fair from lining the streets in downtown Puyallup for the opening-day rodeo parade and cattle drive Friday morning.
Ferrucci Junior High School in Puyallup is closed today because of water damage from Thursday's storm.
EVENTS FRIDAY, SEPT. 6 AT THE FAIR
The marriage of new and old is a common theme for the annual event known for decades as the Puyallup Fair. It will offer longtime favorites and new attractions to a predicted million-plus visitors through Sept. 22.
Craftsmen from Zigong in Chinas Sichuan Province designed, welded, wired and stitched up hundreds of luminaries for Luminasia, opening today at the Washington State Fair in Puyallup. The exhibit contains 500 luminaries, 23,000 light bulbs, and 65,000 pounds of steel.
He preyed on the elderly, sometimes bilking them of their entire life savings with the promise of yard work he never completed.
Drunken driving arrests in Pierce County were down from last year over the Labor Day weekend, according to the Washington Traffic Safety Commission.
In addition to tender moments between kids, parents and teachers, Wednesday morning featured doughnut-and-coffee snacks for moms and dads dropping off their children at Ridgecrest Elementary School in the Puyallup School District.
During a drug trafficking bust today that netted eight arrests, federal agents served search warrants at houses in Tacoma, Puyallup and Auburn, among others.
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