This year’s KP Farm Tour begins with breakfast at the Key Center fire station. On Oct. 4, pancakes and ham, juice and coffee will be served between 8 a.m. and noon. During that time firefighters...

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The kids at Evergreen Elementary School have discovered a great new tool for doing research and writing stories, thanks...

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  • ‘National Make a Difference Day’ happens this month
  • KP actors participate in The Addams Family musical
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  • McNeil Island, McCleary, and an impending tax avalanche
    The Pragmatic Sophist   Washington state is in violation of…
  • Words of Whit
    Read my lips   Some folks read palms, others read…
  • Writing by Faith
    Let’s Talk about Domestic Violence     Jesus once said,…

Community

  • Key Peninsula Fire Department
    Aug. 15 to Sept. 15   Total Calls: 169           EMS:…
  • Grown-up dancing to be held at civic center
    Get out your dancing shows, grown-ups. There’s a dance at…
  • Guy Allen, familiar face, new fire chief
    It’s official, as of Aug. 27, Guy Allen, former interim…
  • OCT ’14 KP Calendar
    Now until Oct. 4 Make a scarecrow Groups, businesses or…

News Briefs

  • Candidate forum slated for Oct. 7 at civic center
    Candidates running for elective office in November will face off,…
  • Win an iPad mini from the library
    Two iPad minis can be won at a drawing offered…
  • Key Pen Parks host a series of public meetings
    Key Pen Parks recently announced the first of a series…

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