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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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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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The News Tribune

Pierce County Council committee to decide Monday whether to recommend ...

After being innundated with emails and media attention, the Pierce County Council will face a controversial decision Tuesday on whether to display a plaque with the national motto "In God We Trust" in the Council Chambers.

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Have you seen this trio of suspected bank robbers?

The Pierce County Sheriff's Office is looking for three men believed to be responsible for a series of bank robberies this month.

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99.3 the FOX

Ted Nugent Concerts Keep Getting Cancelled

Last week, a Ted Nugent concert at the CDA Casino Resort in Idaho was cancelled.

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TroyandGay

Tour de France 2014 is over

It was one of the most exciting first weeks of a Tour, but once Froome and Contador crashed out and abandoned, the winner was all but set and it became a race for 2nd place.

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Music, food fill Wright Park for 2014 Ethnic Fest

There have been brief sprinkles throughout the years, but nothing more than "dust control," coordinator Lori Raisch said of the annual arts and culture celebration in downtown Tacoma's Wright Park.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The News Tribune

Suspected embezzlements being investigated at two PTAs in Pierce County

Two Parent Teacher Associations associated with Tacoma Public Schools are missing thousands of dollars, and police have opened investigations into possible embezzlement.

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'Tacoma Boy' with Lou Gehrig disease goes out on his own terms, pranking til the end

Funeral services for Joe Honan will be held at 11 a.m. on Aug. 9 at St. Leo's Church in Tacoma.

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List of Pierce County'stop employers expands

Chronicling all companies and firms with 100 employees or more in Pierce County, the 2014 Major Employers list compiled by the Economic Development Board for Tacoma-Pierce County shows one significant difference over the 2013 compilation.

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Clover Park Technical College launches its first bachelor's degree program

The term refers to the more than 40,000 manufacturing workers set to retire over the next 10 years in the Seattle-Tacoma metropolitan area, said Steve Addison, director of bachelor degrees and new program development at the college.

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The News Tribune

Mason Gulch: A hidden paradise

A handful of steep trails tumble down a jungly slope on the upper end, near the Stevens Street roundabout.

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The News Tribune

Buckley Gulch: No Man's Land

Not only will you get deeper and deeper into boggy wetland and thick overgrowth, you'll also eventually make it upstream to the Yakima Avenue and North 21st Street bridges, playground of graffitists, drug users and the homeless.

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Puget Gulch: Reclaiming the park

On a sunny Thursday morning, two women walk their dog and toddlers down the steep switchback from Puget Park into the gulch below.

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2015 lawmakers must not shortchange mental health

Seven million people live in Washington. That translates into 350,000 men, women and children who face schizophrenia, chronic depression, disruptive bipolar disorder and other potentially crippling illnesses of the brain.

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Exploring Tacoma's North End gulches

Walkable trail along fenceline to west of treatment plant at 4002 N. Waterview St. Very steep tracks down from North Stevens at North 38th Street.

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Karen Peterson: Stories tell of hidden world within Tacoma's midst

But oh, what a set of geological wonders are the gulches of Tacoma's North End. And what an interesting frame for a story that's really about local citizen activism, about preserving the native environment vs. development, about public safety, the homeless and the magical hidden places in our midst.

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CONSERVATION: Elwha Dam removal featured in film fest

The documentary film "Damnation," which includes the Elwha River dam removal project, will be shown Aug. 1 as part of the inaugural Destiny City Film Festival.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The News Tribune

Music lovers soak up sun, jazz, blues at Tacoma festival

While most audience members of the Tacoma Jazz and Blues Festival preferred to sip their beer on the sidelines, Karen Noyes, 60, was dancing to the beat.

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Stadium Grads, now in their 90s, have a grand old time

The laughter set the tone for Saturday's reunion of some of Stadium High School's most senior graduates - members of the classes of 1939, 1940, 1941 and 1942.

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