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Tacoma, Washington is located in Pierce County. Zip codes in Tacoma, WA include 98416, 98443, and 98466. The median home price in Tacoma is $190,000 which is roughly $134/per square foot. More Tacoma information.

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3 hrs ago | The News Tribune

It is Drew's turn – third-generation Austin now drag racing

Even when winning became commonplace, days in the pits at National Hot Rod Association drag races were still long and taxing.

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7 hrs ago | KOMO News

Problems persist after ferry breakdown in Puget Sound

The state ferry system continues to grapple with backups and commuters' flaring tempers after one of its largest vessels lost power Tuesday in Puget Sound.

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11 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Critic's Picks for the weekend of Aug. 1-3

Seattle's Trio Pardalote, known for its intimate Club Shostakovich concerts in club venues, comes to Vashon this weekend for a festival-style concert.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Tacoma Little Theatre Presents the Grunch, 8/8-10

SUMMER CAMP @ TLT is pleased to present the Tacoma premiere of the musical THE GRUNCH, written by Denver Casado & Betina Russo, and directed by Pavlina Morris.

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The News Tribune

Another Bordeaux wins the Tacoma City Junior title

If Collin Bordeaux did not know the relevant history of the Tacoma Junior City Amateur before this week, he certainly got the entire lowdown from his family.

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The News Tribune

Tacoma's first retail marijuana store will open Friday in Nalley Valley

City of Destiny marijuana smokers who have been patiently waiting for retail pot sales in their own hometown may now exhale.

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The News Tribune

Man charged with trying to rape woman on Tacoma's Pacific Avenue

Marcus Stockinger, 30, is charged with second-degree attempted rape, indecent liberties and first-degree robbery.

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Tacoma City Council Meeting - July 29, 2014

Resolution No. 38972 A resolution setting Thursday, September 18, 2014, at 9:00 a.m., as the date for a hearing by the Hearing Examiner to confirm the Assessment Roll for SCF-11 for the reconstruction of unfit or unsafe sidewalks at 91 locations throughout the City.

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The News Tribune

Toxic algae bloom reported at Wapato Lake

A toxic algae bloom in Tacoma's Wapato Lake has made the water unsafe for people and pets, the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department said Tuesday.

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The News Tribune

Washington ferry with hundreds aboard loses power

The vessel, carrying 405 passengers and 138 cars, has dropped anchor and is stable in the water off Bainbridge Island, west of Seattle, Coursey said.

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The News Tribune

Sex offender released to Tacoma from SCC arrested for alleged probation violation

A convicted sex offender released in June after 11 years at the state's center for sexually violent predators was arrested Monday for a probation violation.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The News Tribune

Candidates all over map on raising gas tax for state Route 167 extension

Supporters of extending state Route 167 to the Port of Tacoma demanded a gas tax increase to fund the highway project and others like it at a forum they hosted Tuesday for candidates for the Legislature.

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The News Tribune

Tacoma Muslims end month-long Ramadan observance

Tacoma Muslims celebrated the end of their holy month with prayer, food and a piñata for the kids.

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The News Tribune

Tacoma could spend $328,000 to repair 2014 wire thefts

Thieves continue to steal copper wire out of Tacoma's street lights, causing neighborhoods to go dark and creating headaches for city staffers.

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Bainbridge Island Review

UPDATE | Tugboat on scene of disabled ferry Tacoma

The ferry Lindsey Foss tows the ferry MV Tacoma out into Puget Sound after the vessel lost propulsion power on its way to Bainbridge Island Tuesday.

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The News Tribune

Bijou the dog "works miracles" at Tacoma autism clinic

Paula Harrington has a long list of degrees and awards after 27 years working with autistic children, a career that has led her and her clinic from Vashon Island to Federal Way to Tacoma.

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The News Tribune

Tacoma native to appear on NBC's 'Food Fighters'

Just when you thought you couldn't stuff one more new food cooking competition show in your gullet along comes "Food Fighters" on NBC tonight .

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The News Tribune

Tacoma man allegedly threatens to kill judge after bail increase

Note to criminal defendants: It's OK, understandable even, to be mad if things don't go your way in court.

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Sound Physicians Hosting Complimentary Webcast, 'Giving Meaningful Feedback to Physicians'

TACOMA, Wash., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sound Physicians, a leading hospitalist organization focused on driving improvements in quality, satisfaction, and financial performance of inpatient healthcare delivery, will host a complimentary webcast on Sept.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

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Now Reading: After a century, Tacoma-based Lucks Food Decorating Co....

There are some Tacoma businesses that we hear about all the time, and there are some we seldom, if ever hear about.

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