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Police are trying to identify a man who they believe robbed seven Lakewood businesses recently by grabbing cash from registers as he pretended to make purchases.
A 22-year-old Kent man has sued Pierce County and members of the Sheriff's Department, contending he was falsely arrested for rape three years ago.
In a motion filed April 2 in Pierce County Superior Court, Powell - the father-in-law of presumed murder victim Susan Cox Powell - argues that the state Department of Corrections did not make sex offender treatment available to him while he was in prison as it should have.
A former Bonney Lake man will receive the Medal of Honor for his valor fighting in Afghanistan's Nuristan province, the White House announced Tuesday.
An 18-year-old man recently obtained an "old beater car" and spent last Friday using it to terrorize his neighborhood and beating up a resident who told him and his friends to slow down, according to charges filed Monday with Pierce County Superior Court.
Anne Knapp's "Raven's Tale" cedar chest, embellished with hand-tool cooper depicting the Native American legend "Raven Steals the Sun" is one of many refurbished furniture items up for auction at the fifth annual Chair Affair on April 25. Chair Affair, a gala auction to raise funds for Northwest Furniture Bank, features hand-decorated chairs and ... (more)
Two South Sound members of Congress have well-stocked campaign coffers as they gear up for their first re-election bids.
Pierce County quickly mobilized in the early hours of Thursday, April 10, to support local 911 dispatch centers during a multi-state outage.
Teen JobFest 2014 on Tuesday is expecting a huge turn-out with more than 600 teens and young adults pre-registered and 50 companies looking to hire.
Explore how loving and warm interactions with babies and toddlers -- think: singing lullabies or reciting nursery rhymes -- promote healthy brain development at Bates Technical College's Brain Series lecture.
Police across the state are on the lookout for a University Place woman who allegedly made up a story of being raped to protect the man now accused of beating her 5-year-old son so severely he required surgery to relieve brain bleeding.
Not guilty pleas were entered Monday on behalf of a 33-year-old South Hill man suspected of crashing his SUV into a passenger car and then fleeing the scene on foot, sparking a manhunt that ended in his arrest Sunday.
A Pierce County teen is showing signs of PTSD after being attacked by a man with a 15-year-history of unprovoked assaults outside a University Place Safeway last month, according to charges filed April 8 with Pierce County Superior Court.
After hours of searching, Puyallup Police have located the man who they say crashed into a vehicle and fled on foot late Saturday night.