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2 hrs ago | The News Tribune
Should PBS receive government funding?
Are You as Liberal as President Obama?
6 hrs ago | The News Tribune
When big news happens, deciding how to play it is usually easy. On Thursday, newspapers across the country fell in line upon learning Nelson Mandela had died.
11 hrs ago | Seattle Times
Marchers in support of $15 minimum wage march through SeaTac on their way to Seattle City Hall last Thursday, which was one of series of rallies nationwide.
15 hrs ago | The Olympian
Dr. William Waugh is a practicing ophthalmologist in Olympia again after recently joining the west Olympia office of Eye M.D.s of Puget Sound.
19 hrs ago | The News Tribune
A rabbi who was raised in Tacoma has been appointed senior rabbi of New York's Central Synagogue, one of the largest Reform congregations in North America.
20 hrs ago | The News Tribune
Way back in 2005, then-City Manager Eric Anderson delivered a blunt message to the Tacoma City Council: City government faced a widening crevasse between its income and spending.
For dozens of small entrepreneurs, last's year's auction of former state liquor stores seemed to hold great promise.
A Tacoma, Washington gang member was sentenced today to 13 years in prison for his role in a violent, take-over style bank robbery ring, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.
Mastering the alphabet soup of terminology used for education programs can be tough enough.
The days and weeks between Thanksgiving and New Year's are full of parties and events and commitments and to-do lists... It can get pretty hectic.
Accompanied by a pair of violinists and the two "Roca Angels," Washington Gov. Jay Inslee recently led those appearing at the Sogo Department Store on Nanjing Road in Shanghai, China, to promote Tacoma's hometown confection.
Rapper Drake will not be seen on CBS' Grammy Nominations Concert Live! special tonight.
A teen extradited from Mexico last year has been charged in the 2010 assassination of a Tacoma gang leader.
A teenager charged with a 2010 Tacoma gang shooting pleaded not guilty Friday to first-degree murder, first-degree assault and unlawful possession of a firearm.
Bryan Yambe began his term as Fife City Council member, Position 1, with a swearing in ceremony at the Nov. 26 council meeting at Fife City Hall.
The State of Washington and the City of Tacoma are feeling optimistic about development in Hilltop.
Audience members taking their seats at Tacoma Musical Playhouse might not notice the $1.2 million in improvements the nonprofit community theater has just installed.