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Small Business Leader of the Year When Hal Russell founded Commencement Bank in 2006, fully 10 banks were based in Pierce County.
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Portage Bay is among 14 commercial shellfish growing areas in the state that could be closed to harvesting if fecal coliform pollution worsens, the state Department of Health warned.
Former Pierce County Executive John Ladenburg stands in front of his grand vision: a destination golf course that would not only bring in tourists, but would also host a U.S. Open, which Chambers Bay will do in June 2015.
The Washington Achievement Award is sponsored by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction and the State Board of Education.
Steven Powell's request to have the taxpayers pick up the tab for his court-ordered sex offender treatment was rejected Friday, in no small part because Powell conceded in court that his argument was flawed.
Two Pierce County men were arrested late Thursday with 45 pounds of marijuana in their Saturn station wagon, according to the Oregon State Police.
If I-5 south of Tacoma, specifically that lovely stretch through JBLM, is part of your regular commute, you may want to take note of an upcoming open house .
The state Department of Health has closed harvesting in part of Vaughn Bay in Pierce County due to high levels of fecal bacteria.
The Pierce County Council is expected to approve new restrictions on the old Milroy Bridge next month, preventing large tractor-trailers from clogging the old, frequently backed up crossing over the Puyallup River.
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.