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  1. Fort Bragg 'VIP culture' contributed to paratrooper's death, Army saysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | News Observer

    ... recently taken an assignment at Fort Bragg after spending the previous four years at Joint Base Lewis-McChord near Tacoma, Wash. At Lewis-McChord, he helped lead a Stryker brigade in combat and held a series of prestigious headquarters assignments. ...

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  2. Tacoma residents share 10-year vision with cityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The News Tribune

    ... Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009. Joe Barrentine/The News Tribune If anything was clear from Wednesday's public gab session on Tacoma's future it's this: Tacomans have high hopes for the gritty city. In the next decade, residents said they wanted more vibrant ...

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  3. San Juan deputies looking for missing Oregon womanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The News Tribune

    ... growing up, KIRO-TV reported. Her information has been sent to deputies in the area. Huston grew up in Gig Harbor and Tacoma, and graduated from Gig Harbor High School. She and her husband, Kallen Huston, had lived in DuPont and Lakewood before they ...

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  4. Your guide to Pierce County’s somewhat invisible food truck offeringsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The News Tribune

    I traversed every pocket of Pierce County, cross-referenced with the Tacoma Pierce County Health Department, hunted down social media, and relied on readers to assemble a comprehensive list of food trucks based in Pierce County.

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  5. Fans of Point Defiance go-kart track losing the raceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The News Tribune

    It's a lively day at a Metro Parks Tacoma board meeting when 30 people show up for the public comment session.

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  6. Red Sox get Cespedes for LesterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Washington Nationals

    ... ends the long association between Lester and the Red Sox. He was drafted by Boston out of Bellarmine Prep in Tacoma, Wash., with the 57th overall pick in 2002, and by June 2006, he was at Fenway Park making his Major League debut. In 2006, at the ...

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  7. The Nose: You think God has a plaque that says: 'In Humans I Trust'?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... Another surreal moment in local politics: Mayor Marilyn Strickland confirmed she will appear at the grand opening of Tacoma's first pot shop Friday. But she told a TNT scribe that she won't bring weed back to City Hall, as Seattle's city attorney ...

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  8. Army "VIP culture" led to parachute accident that killed former JBLM officerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... lead a JBLM Stryker brigade in combat and held a series of prestigious headquarters assignments at the base south of Tacoma. Wright's tragic fall from an Air Force C-130 plane flying 1,000 feet above the ground in North Carolina was made possible by ...

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  9. Two-boat ferry service returns to Edmonds-Kingston routeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | North Kitsap Herald

    ... to the Washington State Department of Transportation website. The ferry route was on a one-boat schedule due to the Tacoma being taken out of service on the Seattle-Bainbridge route, July 29. The Puyallup, which is typically used for ...

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  10. Trail Blazers Announce Aug. 10 Celebration Of Life For Dale Schlueter At Memorial ColiseumRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... celebration of life will be held by at the Memorial Coliseum on Sunday, August 10, at 2 P.M. Schlueter was born in Tacoma, Washington and went to Colorado State University before being drafted by the then San Francisco Warriors with the 8th pick in ...

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  11. Railroad workers and their families protest proposal to move to...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... that would allow one-person crews on freight trains. That group, Railroad Workers United, held rallies this week in Tacoma and SeaTac to protest against the tentative labor deal that would allow those one-person crews to operate on about 60 percent ...

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  12. Hunting Film Tour comes to Tacoma on Aug. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Olympian

    ... South Sound. The tour films will be shown Aug. 7 from 7-9 p.m. at the Landmark Convention Center, 47 St. Helens Ave., Tacoma. The eight-10 films on the tour tell stories and share the excitement of archery, muzzleloader and modern firearm hunts for ...

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  13. Veteran accountant joins SKSD leadership trustRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... community will be better for their efforts." Patterson, 54, said she will commute to SKSD from her home in northeast Tacoma. At work, she said she is busy meeting colleagues and helping develop the budget for the upcoming school year. The district ...

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  14. Mariners get outfielder Chris Denorfia from PadresRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... percentage. Almonte, 25, opened the season as the Mariners' center fielder but was optioned May 5 to Triple-A Tacoma after batting just .198 in 27 games. He was batting .267 with six homers and 31 RBIs in 72 games for the Rainiers. Kohlscheen, 25, ...

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  15. Now Reading: Do rain gardens work at industrial sites?Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Exit 133

    In 2011 Totem Ocean Trailer Express built an industrial rain garden at their location in the Port of Tacoma.

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  16. Washington ferries to be back to normal SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... which has been in drydock in Vancouver, British Columbia. Service has been disrupted since Tuesday when the ferry Tacoma lost power on the busy Seattle-Bainbridge Island route and a ferry was shifted from the Edmonds-Kingston route, causing delays ...

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  17. Posting a Sign on a Utility Pole or Street Light Could Cost You $250Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Exit 133

    In an effort aimed at "cutting the visual clutter" along our streets and public rights of way, the City of Tacoma is making an enforcement push aimed at signs taped, stapled, or otherwise attached to utility poles, street lights, traffic signs, or public structures.

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  18. Jon Lester- Who, What, Where, When, Why, How?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... came back a better pitcher. His best year came in 2010 when he won 19 games and posted a 3.25 ERA. Where?: Born in Tacoma Washington. The 3-time all-star has played for the Red Sox his whole career, but has been shipped out of Boston to Oakland in a ...

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  19. Three south Seattle apartment complexes sell for $127MRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... top ten for job growth and rent growth. There is virtually no new supply in the pipeline in south King County, Tacoma or Olympia so the area is currently poised for significant rent growth," said Kurt Zech , president of Kennedy Wilson's multifamily ...

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  20. Lester to A's; Red Sox land CespedesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Chicago Cubs

    ... ends the long association between Lester and the Red Sox. He was drafted by Boston out of Bellarmine Prep in Tacoma, Wash., with the 57th overall pick in 2002, and by June 2006, he was at Fenway Park making his Major League debut. In 2006, at the ...

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