CPR kits were donated to the MultiCare Health System this month by the American Heart Association and Abbott Construction. The kits are meant to raise awareness of the importance of administering CPR before help arrives.
Parents and other say it isn’t safe to walk to some Puyallup schools. The city has put together a $100,000 master plan that will identify a list of 10 priority projects relating to safe routes to schools in Puyallup.
Nonprofit Step By Step faces a new funding hurdle as Puyallup construction begins. The group, which supports at-risk mothers and their children from pregnancy through infancy, cites rising costs as it seeks another $2.5 million.
A woman who was run over by a patient Sept. 18, 2015 outside the Puyallup mental health clinic where she worked has sued MultiCare, alleging that staff had reported safety concerns about the facility previously, which were not addressed.
Central Pierce Fire & Rescue is beginning construction on a new Station 72 in South Hill this month. The state-of-the-art station will take the place of two others and accommodate for future growth in the South Hill area.