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The clerk at the convenience store smelled fraud. He tested the three twenties with a marker and spotted fakes.
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Lake Tapps residents are speaking out loudly against proposed changes to shoreline policies, including a buffer restriction they say would limit development and hurt their property values.
Growing and surprises were the themes of the night during the Daffodil Festival Queen's Coronation on Friday at Tacoma's Life Center.
A 60-year-old man extradited from Montana to face charges in the 1996 death of a Kirkland, Wash., woman has pleaded guilty in Seattle to first-degree manslaughter.
Philip Sorensen, a 24-year veteran of the Pierce County Prosecutor's Office, has been named to a vacant seat on the Superior Court bench.
The Washington State Liquor Control Board this week announced that three licenses had been issued to businesses that plan to cultivate marijuana as part of Initiative 502, which legalized the recreational use of marijuana.
McDonald, a Republican from Puyallup, will challenge incumbent U.S. Rep. Denny Heck, D-Olympia, for his seat representing Washington's 10th Congressional District.
We live in a desert. So it seems strange that Washington's derelict vessels law is making headlines in the Mid-Columbia.
The ex-wife of a retired Tacoma police detective suffering from Alzheimer's disease has been charged with 15 felonies for allegedly draining his bank accounts, court records show.
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.
A missing, endangered 15-year-old girl who ran away from her home in Lacey has been located, according to a news release from the Lacey Police Department.
The driver of pickup that crashed into a taxi minivan early Tuesday killing a pregnant passenger has been charged with vehicular homicide and vehicular assault.
The driver blamed for the crash that killed 34-year-old Shanna Huttenstine on Highway 167 early Tuesday had needles in his pockets and "what appeared to be marijuana," the Pierce County Prosecutor said Wednesday.
The reward for information about the death of an Orting man shot last month outside his home has increased to $5,000, police said Tuesday.
Democrats in most Pierce County legislative districts meet this weekend to elect delegates and alternatives to attend the state convention in June.
Pierce County will hold a series of three community meetings starting Thursday to hear public comments on proposed changes to shoreline policies, including the addition of protective buffers along Lake Tapps, Spanaway Lake and the Purdy-Key Peninsula area.