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  1. Derelict, now destroyed: State clearing waterways of abandoned boatsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HeraldNet

    ... of a wooden pleasure cruiser moored at a dock on Steamboat Slough. This summer, the 167-foot Helena Star came up from Tacoma's Commencement Bay. A 100-foot tugboat called 'The Murph' was hoisted up in early November from Quartermaster Harbor off ...

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  2. Last call for Tacoma's 911 BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

    Pierce County over the years operated several of its departments inside the 15,000-square-foot 911 Building at 911 Tacoma Ave. S. in downtown Tacoma.

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  3. Roger RueRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Times Observer

    ... they had two children, Neil and Ann. Following his tour of duty in the Navy as a Gunnery Officer, Roger moved to Tacoma, Washington to pursue his career and his passion for sailing. After being widowed, he wed Cheryl Torchio in 1962 and the family ...

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  4. Nov. 22 Mount Saint Mary roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Times Herald-Record

    Gerard Nocera scored 19 points and Daniel Wolff added 12 points, five assists and seven rebounds for Mount Saint Mary in its setback in Tacoma, Wash.

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  5. Sally Clark says her actions appropriate after hitting cyclistRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... in a potential lawsuit if the matter is not settled. It was filed Nov. 10, detailing a May 12, 2012, collision in Tacoma that occurred in Clark's "official capacity" while on her way to an event as a City Council member. Fairbanks, 45, was riding a ...

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  6. NBBC heavyweight wins pro debutRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Burnaby Now

    Adam Querido, trained by Mihai Afloarei, left, won his pro heavyweight debut in Tacoma Photograph By courtesy of Ernie Sapiro Photography North Burnaby Boxing Club scored a couple of wins on a recent professional card at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Washington. WBC national heavyweight champion Adam Querido, trained by Mihai Afloarei, won his pro debut by knockout in the third round over Micky Walker.

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  7. How Difficult is it to Obtain a Jones Act Waiver?Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Marine News

    ... in 2006, the Secretary of Defense waived Jones Act requirements for the transportation of military helicopters from Tacoma, Washington, to Anchorage, Alaska. Waivers Requested by the Secretary of DHS Although subject to the same national defense ...

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  8. Gang blamed for Lakewood home invasion robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... he News Tribune reports the second surviving suspect, 17-year-old Qiuordai Lewis Taylor, pleaded not guilty Monday in Tacoma to manslaughter, robbery and other charges. He is jailed on $3 million bail.

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  9. Indian MMA promotion seems to think Tacoma WA is Washington DCRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    The poster for the second Super Fight League to take place in the U.S. features a photo of the National Mall in D.C. The event is in Tacoma, Washington. Super Fight League, India's leading mixed martial arts promotion, is generating interest for its coming event SFL 36: USA.

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  10. Seattle gang blamed for Lakewood home invasion robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... he News Tribune reports the second surviving suspect, 17-year-old Qiuordai Lewis Taylor, pleaded not guilty Monday in Tacoma to manslaughter, robbery and other charges. He is jailed on $3 million bail.

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  11. Faces in the Crowd at Last Night's Ferguson Solidarity MarchRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Stranger

    ... all peas in a bunch." "I wasn't surprised," said Fadumo Abdirahman, a freshman at the University of Washington (Tacoma branch) who studies international business and human rights. "It's a system that doesn't care about lives, particularly black ...

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  12. Dental Care Too Late or Elusive for Many Native Adults and Elders in Indian CountryRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Ed Edmo, a Shoshone-Bannock poet and storyteller in Portland, Ore., vividly remembers when as a child he had a painful, decayed tooth pulled one morning more than 60 years ago. He had traveled from his Oregon home on the edge of the Columbia River's salmon-rich Celilo Falls , a tribal fishing area later submerged under dam water, to the Cushman Indian Hospital dental clinic in Tacoma, Wash.

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  13. Laureate Listening ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Exit 133

    Do you have a poem that reflects some aspect of the essence of Tacoma? Poets, from professionals to amateurs are invited to share their work with the Laureate Listening Project. Lucas Smiraldo, the City Of Tacoma Poet Laureate has launched a program to record grassroots voices from throughout the city in the spirit of poetry.

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  14. Now Reading: Dangerous Domains: A conversation with Tacoma building inspector Dan McConaughyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Exit 133

    ... emed dangerous to the public health, and slated for demolition by the City. If you've ever wondered about the City of Tacoma's process for dealing with these buildings, The Daily Index has a look at some of the process.

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  15. MedicalRead the original story

    Monday | Courthouse News Service

    TACOMA, Wash. - A patient claims Dr. John F. Gillman abused his position to have sexual intercourse with her, in Pierce County Court.

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  16. That Italian feelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    ... that`s good. One does not need much more of an endorsement than that. Europa Bistro is located at 2515 N. Proctor St. Tacoma, Wa. www.europabistro.net .

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  17. Spartans stake claim to seventh place at water polo state tourney | SLIDESHOWRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bainbridge Island Review

    ... High, before finally belting out a 10-8 win over Kentridge. Review photographer Luciano Marano made the trip to Tacoma to be poolside for the first of the three matches. See all of his favorite shots here, and be sure to check out the latest issue ...

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  18. Edwin BairRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | TheCourier.com

    ... Bair of Findlay; sister, Margaret (Jerry) Wadding of Findlay; sisters-in-law: Sheila Bair of Findlay, Jerry Bair of Tacoma, WA, Marge Kistler of Findlay, and Lorrie Wilson of Findlay; grandchildren: Chad Lishawa, Tristen (Scott) Conrad, Katie ...

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  19. Tacoma City Business Preview - Week of November 25, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Exit 133

    ... at this week's study session/budget work session. This week the presentations will be on the budgets of the Tacoma Municipal Court, Information Technology Department, and the Non-Departmental Fund. At this week's regular Council meeting, a public ...

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  20. Marijuana entrepreneurs already lining up to hold trade showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... be the first stop of the inaugural Northwest Cannabis Classic . The competition and trade show will then travel to Tacoma, Washington, and Portland, Oregon, organizer Kendra Wray said. A cannabis competition will judge Alaska's marijuana, and then ...

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