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30th District’s Eide won’t seek re-election to state Senate
Sen. Tracey Eide, D-Federal Way, announced she won't run for re-election in the 30th Legislative district this year.
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Rain to give way to springtime temps
After days of heavy rain and landslides galore, the weather will finally turn to sunny skies and springtime temperatures by midweek.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Washington issues 2 more pot-growing licenses
Bremerton's Nine Point Growth Industries and the Downtown Cannabis Company in the Pierce County town of Pacific have both received licenses to grow and process marijuana for sale at pot shops due to open later this year.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
VRFA fire and rescue blotter | March 7
Between Feb. 24 and March 2, the Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 185 calls for service, among them the following: Aid call: 6 p.m., .
Pacific residents voice concerns to Rep. Roger Freeman
Pacific residents got to sit down and talk with 30th District Rep. Roger Freeman last Saturday as part of the Community Social Gatherings.
Plenty of rain in forecast
The National Weather Service says a series of Pacific storms is once again bringing rain to Washington through today - and with the rain comes an increased threat of mudslides and avalanches.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The News Tribune
Callaghan: State capital budget could have final piece of Tacoma Prairie Line puzzle
It's just one line in a 74-page bill but it is enough to thrill the people who have been working on a dream called The Prairie Line Trail.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
U.S.-Japan and U.S.-Korea Relationships
Testimony Daniel R. Russel Assistant Secretary, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Washington, DC March 4, 2014 ________________________________________ Chairman Cardin and Members of the Subcommittee, I am pleased to appear before you today to discuss this ... (more)
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Rising tensions in the Pacific
A Chinese military expert is explaining to a conference here what he sees as the benign inevitability of Beijing's rising power in the Pacific.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Rep. Roger Freeman to host Community Social Gathering March 1 in Pacific
Washington State 30th District Representative Roger Freeman will host a Community Social Gathering for the city's of Algona and Pacific from 10:30 a.m.to 12 p.m. March 1 at the City of Pacific Council Chambers at 100 3rd Ave. S.E. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting ... (more)
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Chance of lowland snow from Saturday through Monday morning
Saturday 11:20 a.m. - Winter Storm Watch cancelled for east lowlands of Pierce & King previously included for tonight through Monday morning.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Feb. 21
Between Feb. 10 and 16, the Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 176 calls for service, among them the following: Aid call: 12:57 p.m., .
Water, wastewater and stormwater rates increase in Pacific on March 1
City staff recommended the higher rates in stormwater service to help the City keep pace with the "projected inflation of cost of expenditures" and "planned capital projects."
Tue Feb 18, 2014
West Valley Highway near Pacific remains closed until further notice
Recent mudslides have temporarily closed West Valley Highway about a quarter-mile south of Ellingson Road.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Heavy snow closes I-90, US 2 over Cascades
The Washington Department of Transportation hasn't posted an estimate of when the passes will reopen.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Feb. 14
Between Feb. 3 and 9, The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 219 requests for service, among them the following: Aid call: 3:57 p.m., .
Sun Feb 09, 2014
Peninsula Daily News
Quilcene man shot after chase involving heisted Port Townsend truck, Pacific police car
A 41-year-old Quilcene man reportedly was recovering in Seattle's Harborview Medical Center after being shot several times by police to end a chase that involved a stolen police cruiser and a pickup truck stolen from Port Townsend's Edensaw Woods.