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  1. Hours-long standoff ends peacefully in TacomaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KOMO News

    A five-hour police standoff ended peacefully Tuesday night when a suspected burglar surrendered to Tacoma police. The incident started just after 3 p.m. when police spotted a stolen car in the 3000 block of South Tyler Street in Tacoma.

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  2. High Voltage Rock 'N' Roll: The Story of Ac/DC & the Hard ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KCSB-FM Santa Barbara

    HIGH VOLTAGE ROCK 'N' ROLL: The Story of AC/DC & the Hard Rock Genre on ROCK IT PROPERLY AC / DC at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma, Washington, November 30, 2008 LR: Brian Johnson, Malcolm Young, Angus Young, Phil Rudd, and Cliff Williams. . - CLICK TO ENLARGE "Raise your lighters for the original 'Thunder Down Under,' AC/DC , and the story behind their Blues Rock-influenced sound.

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  3. Residents file suit over South Sound school expansion plansRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KOMO News

    TACOMA, Wash. -- Residents of Tacoma's North End are suing a small private school over big expansion plans.

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  4. Prosecutors take more time in fatal shooting caseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... last Thursday for investigation of manslaughter in the death of his wife, 19-year-old Tarrah Nemetz. Police in the Tacoma suburb say she died after being shot in the back of the head while sitting at a computer. Prosecutors say the weapon that ...

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  5. Now Reading: Coming soon to downtown Tacoma - Odd Otter BrewingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Exit 133

    Last month Tacoma beer lovers celebrated the opening of Pacific Brewing & Malting Co . Next up is the opening of Odd Otter Brewing, just a few doors down on Pacific.

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  6. Mother, Mother, What Do You See?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Magic City Morning Star

    ... soul as well. . was born in Detroit. For the past 15 years, Anderson has been a funeral director and embalmer in the Tacoma, Washington area. He attended Kansas City Kansas School of Mortuary Science and Counseling. Anderson is the proud father of ...

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  7. Megachurch in old multiplex theater? University Place wants time to think about itRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Planning

    ... blic hearing in the next 60 days. A date has not been set. Brynn Grimley : 253-597-8467 ___ (c)2014 The News Tribune (Tacoma, Wash.) Visit The News Tribune (Tacoma, Wash.) at www.TheNewsTribune.com Distributed by MCT Information Services

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  8. Tour Harmon Brewery, Learn About The Not-So-Hidden Benefits of Adaptive Reuse of Historic BuildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Exit 133

    There are plenty of examples of adaptive reuse in downtown Tacoma. Pacific Avenue is at its grandest where it passes between examples of historic buildings adapted and preserved for public uses - Union Station and the buildings that now make up UW Tacoma.

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  9. Into the fray: Charter high school targets low-income SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... intruders ." But now, Green Dot is here, meeting with South Seattle parents, gaining approval for a middle school in Tacoma and winning authorization to open a combination middle-and-high school in Seattle. So why the shift? Only one charter - First ...

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  10. Coming soon to downtown Tacoma - Odd Otter BrewingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... goal of $15,000. They also recruited friends to help them with the demolition and remodeling of their downtown Tacoma brewery and taproom space, located at the north end Pacific Ave. near the recently opened Pacific Brewing and Malting Company. Odd ...

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  11. Top Chef Boston, Episode 1: The Handicappera s RecapRead the original story

    Monday | Phillymag.com

    ... Pretty sure he grew up wanting to be a thug but couldn't find anything other than white people in his hometown of Tacoma, Washington. Bio says his food is nostalgic and triggers strong memories, so obviously he has an entire section of his ...

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  12. Ethics board says Washington senator's free trips overseas OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | HeraldNet

    A recent opinion by a legislative ethics board clears Republican Sen. Pam Roach of ethics violations for all-expenses-paid trips in 2013 to Turkey and Azerbaijan. The board's ruling, released Sunday, appears to give lawmakers more leeway to accept free trips, the News Tribune of Tacoma reported Monday.

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  13. LETTER: Highline High Alum's thoughts on the School District BondRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Waterland Blog

    ... several historic school projects, including Roosevelt and Franklin high schools in Seattle and Stadium High in Tacoma. Looking beyond outward appearances, one Highline High teacher reports, "Out front it looks pretty but inside it's rotting." ...

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  14. Now Reading: Infographic: A National-Level Look at FDI in the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Exit 133

    Foreign Direct Investment seems to be popping up with increasing frequency in conversations about Tacoma's economic outlook - from the recently-formed Mayor's Commission on International Relations, to the new Tacoma-Seatle Seaport Alliance, to the EB-5 investors interested in develooping a new hotel next to the Convention Center. In light of increased attention on the importance of international relations for Tacoma, it seems good to know what we're talking about - and where the opportunities and potential benefits lie.

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  15. On This Day in Music...October 20thRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | DC101

    ... forward to 2004 and the stash of U2 material was returned. The story was that it was found in an attic in a house in Tacoma, Washington. "Beautiful Day" indeed! This is from U2's secret show under the Brooklyn Bridge in 2004 that was recorded for an ...

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  16. Tacoma City Business Preview - Week of October 21, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Exit 133

    ... Fund revenues and cost drivers at this week's Council study session. The study session will be televised live on TV Tacoma so you can continue to follow every riveting minute of budget presentation. Wednesday, October 22 , 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. - ...

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  17. Leading Science Journal 'Nature' Publishes Special Supplement On...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WebWire

    ... the world on the next generation of scientific discovery.' 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 ...

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  18. Watching salmon migrate rewarding, with lots of options throughout regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Columbian

    ... Later, from December to February, winter chum will go up to Flett Creek. The hatchery is at 8315 Phillips Road SW, Tacoma. In Ballard, you can see salmon making their way up the 21-step fish ladder through this month. Sockeye, chinook, coho and ...

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  19. APP successfully raises $45,000 in 2nd Annual Mary Bridge Children's Hospital Golf TournamentRead the original story

    Monday | PR Log

    Associated Petroleum Products headquartered in Tacoma, Washington and a large supporter of Mary Bridge Children's Hospital increased their fund-raising efforts by raising $45,000 benefiting the foundation through their 2nd Annual Golf Tournament. PRLog - Oct. 20, 2014 - TACOMA, Wash.

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  20. Foam/Tooling Boards and Material promote engineering flexibility.Read the original story

    Monday | ThomasNet

    ... polyurethane supplier to OEMs also spotlighting its high-temperature tooling boards and testing capabilities TACOMA, Wash. General Plastics Manufacturing Company will introduce its advanced FR-4600 Microcell Foam Series for detailed definition at ...

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