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  1. Woman, boyfriend dead in apparent murder-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... girlfriend, who was also in her 30s, Troyer said. On Tuesday night, officers found the woman's new pickup truck in a Tacoma church parking lot about eight miles from the home. The woman was dead inside the truck from what Troyer said is believed to ...


  2. Pierce County couple dead in apparent murder-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... said the man in his 30s had a gunshot wound to the head. On Tuesday night, deputies found the woman's pickup in a Tacoma church parking lot about eight miles from the Graham home. The woman, also in her 30s, was dead from what Troyer said is ...


  3. Pierce County sheriff: woman, boyfriend found deadRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... an's live-in girlfriend. On Tuesday night, deputies found the woman dead inside her own truck in the parking lot of a Tacoma church. Detectives think the woman shot herself in the head. She is also described as in her 30s.


  4. Basketball Standout Credits Guidance of Scott Herrmann '87Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    An article in the News Tribune of Tacoma, Washington, on Pacific Lutheran University point guard Brandon Lester notes, "The guard credits his old-school basketball upbringing to AAU coach Scott Herrmann, a former DePauw University point guard who was with Friends of Hoop in Seattle but left to start the Charlotte Reign in North Carolina." Todd Milles writes, "Lester's father, Dave, a former men's soccer player at Washington State University, has also showed him a few tricks."


  5. Keeping companyRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | ELCA.org

    Despite being 83, not in the best of health, without much money and no car, Ray Boggs gets along pretty well. Each day in his small apartment in Tacoma, Wash., he checks in with God to receive any new direction on the game plan for his life.


  6. State Patrol asks help locating man in human trafficking investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

    ... Curtis Escalonte, 23, and Michael Williams, 22, were engaged in trafficking underage girls for commercial sex using Tacoma-area hotel rooms and advertised the girls on Backpage.com throughout early December. Both are in the Pierce County Jail ...


  7. Petition to disqualify Patriots from Super Bowl gains over 52,000 signaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... and Indiana, several signers from outside the two affected states had their own reasons for signing. Erica Noyes of Tacoma, Washington wrote: "im signing this because cheating in any other sport is an automatic disqualfication. Why should it be any ...


  8. 3 Key Insights From Union Pacific Corporation EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... Angeles and Long Beach, which, combined, account for roughly 40% of America's containerized freight. In Seattle and Tacoma, Washington, crew walkouts have reduced container shipping by half. The crux of the issues is the lack of a firm resolution ...


  9. Graying America, Health-Care Overhaul Boosts Medical PropertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Frauenshuh HealthCare Real Estate Solutions built a 130,000-square foot facility for St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma, Wash., that features modular work spaces in an aim to increase efficiency.


  10. Case against soldier in Summerville mana s slaying moves to military courtRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Jeremiah Hill is seen in court Oct. 8, 2013, in Tacoma, Wash. He now will be tried in military court in the death of 20-year-old Spc.


  11. “Sketches Of Science” Exhibition Celebrates Creativity Of Nobel Laureate ScientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WebWire

    ... majors in four colleges and six professional schools. In 1911, Frank C. Mars made the first Mars candies in his Tacoma, Washington kitchen and established Mars' first roots as a confectionery company. In the 1920s, Forrest E. Mars, Sr. joined his ...


  12. Earned Sick Leave AmendmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Exit 133

    Tonight the Tacoma City Council is scheduled to take a final vote on paid sick leave, but they won't be doing it without offering a few amendments to the already amended ordinance . The original ordinance required employers in town to provide their employees with paid sick leave, earned at a rate of at least one hour for every 40 worked, up to at least 24 hours in a year.


  13. Account Executive / Outside Sales - BankingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Monster.com

    ... Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy for use of our website. Position Summary This position will be based out of Tacoma, WA. Generates SBA loans, deposits and fee income. Works in partnership with Branch Managers and Branch sales staff to develop ...


  14. Thieves steal giant 12th Man flag from Tacoma churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOMO News

    TACOMA, Wash. -- Thieves stealing Seahawks gear in the South Sound may have to answer to a higher power.


  15. Diabetes-Related Foot Condition Often MissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MedicineNet

    ... have a problem because they feel no pain, but that isn't the case," Dr. Valerie Schade, a foot and ankle surgeon in Tacoma, Wash., said in an ACFAS news release. "Anyone at risk for neuropathy, including diabetics, alcoholics and some chemotherapy ...


  16. News Briefs: Auditions for 'America's Got Talent'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Peninsula Daily News

    Open auditions for the 10th season of "America's Got Talent" will be held at the Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center, 1500 Broadway, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 9. "We are looking for the latest and greatest acts, of all ages and any group size," casting producer Brittni Dixon said in an email. "This will be a great opportunity for people to showcase their talent, which can lead to the chance to compete for the $1 million prize and gain national exposure."


  17. Now Reading: Babe Lehrer, Tacoma businesswoman and philanthropist, dead at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Exit 133

    We were saddened to hear of the passing of Babe Lehrer over the weekend. The TNT calls her a "cornerstone of Tacoma philanthropy and business," and that seems like a good place to start.


  18. Tacoma City Business Preview - Week of January 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Exit 133

    In November the World Trade Center Tacoma presented an update on their strategic plan to the Port Commission, one element of which is greater involvement in foreign direct investment opportunities. This week's Tacoma City Council study session will be a joint meeting with the Port of Tacoma Commission.


  19. JBLM Soldier's wife charged with attempted murder, knife attack on her 3 babiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    Three children are in the hospital this morning in protective custody, following a vicious attack by their mother. Christina Booth, 29, is reportedly the wife of an active-duty Soldier at Joint Base Lewis-McChord near Tacoma, Washington.


  20. David Houser Releases the SacramentRead the original story

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to see to the dying in the way he'd been allowed to perform for more years than any other." About the Author Born in Tacoma, Washington, David Houser at the age of 9 moved with his family to Sandstone, Minnesota. At the age of 20, he moved back to ...


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