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  1. California case reignites Washington death penalty debateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... killer -- despite being sentenced to death decades ago. A family in Washington is undergoing a similar situation TACOMA, Wash. - Thirty years after the murder of his mother, sister and two nephews, a California man is suing that state for not ...


  2. Now Reading: Total HvarRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Exit 133

    Last week the City Council made Hvar, Croatia Tacoma's 13th Sister City . We wrote about it in our City Council meeting notes, and it looks like someone in Hvar is paying attention too.


  3. STATE v. HENDERSONRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | FindLaw

    Kimberley Ann DeMarco, Pierce County Prosecutor's Office, Tacoma, WA, for Petitioner. Lila Jane Silverstein, Washington Appellate Project, Seattle, WA, for Respondent.


  4. Thieves steal expensive mannequins from sewing expo vendor in Federal WayRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Federal Way Mirror

    Thieves stole expensive mannequins and sewing equipment from a Los Angeles, California-based fashion supply retailer in Federal Way on Feb. 25. Although Tacoma police recovered a stolen rental truck on Saturday, the owner was dismayed to learn the contents of that truck - sewing equipment and mannequins - were gone. Estimated to cost "hundreds of thousands of dollars," Joe Vecchiarelli's clothing, sewing machines and mannequins were stolen, along with the Penske truck, at 5:39 a.m. on Feb. 25 at the Federal Way Quality Inn & Suites.


  5. Tacoma City Business Preview - Week of March 3, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Exit 133

    The billboards debate is back with the final report from the Billboard Community Working Group assembled by the City of Tacoma last year . After half a year and a dozen meetings, the group made up of community stakeholders and representatives from the billboard company and advertisers has come to agreement on a few things - but not on everything.


  6. Carpet cleaning powder blamed for pet deaths in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Columbian

    The News Tribune of Tacoma reports that the cat and bird were found dead when a man returned to his home Saturday and discovered a strange odor. Local responders were unable to pinpoint the source of the odor.


  7. Wrong-way driver sparks 3-car crash overnight on Hwy. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOMO News

    ... lanes in a 2012 Honda Civic, the State Patrol reported. An eastbound 2002 Dodge Stratus driven by a 52-year-old Tacoma woman swerved to avoid a crash and was sideswiped by the Honda, which then continued on and slammed head-on into a 1997 Mercedes ...


  8. E-9 to Open New Barrel HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Exit 133

    ... aspberry wild will be available to try before you buy. The press release from E-9 calls it "the first Barrel House in Tacoma, and possibly the state." Read more from the Washington Beer Blog.


  9. A Monkeyshines ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Exit 133

    ... with an email. A local servicemember contacted us asking for help with a little plan. He and his girlfriend moved to Tacoma a year ago and they love this community. They had been hunting for a Monkeyshine for a couple weeks without luck. She is a ...


  10. How much is enough to put down on a house?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wave

    300 dpi Fred Matamoros color illustration of a Monopoly house. The News Tribune (Tacoma, Wash.) 2010 04000000; 10000000; FIN; krtbusiness business; krtfeatures features; krtlifestyle lifestyle; krtnational national; krtworld world; leisure; LIF; ...


  11. EVS BrandsA' Newest Item Ranked In The Top 5% Of Pet Supplies Products Sold On Amazon.Read the original story

    Yesterday | Emailwire.com

    Tacoma, Washington -- EVS, LLC has launched a great and successful product that works. The BioFinder was created to impress and satisfy shoppers who are looking for quality pet supplies.


  12. Father William 'Bix' Bichsel, R.I.P.Read the original story

    Yesterday | Commonweal

    Last night Jesuit priest and peace activist Father William "Bix" Bichsel died in Tacoma, WA. I was introduced to Bix two weeks ago after mass at St. Leo's parish, where I have been attending services since moving to Tacoma in September, but I had already heard much about him.


  13. Pot store opens despite Pierce County banRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Washington have banned marijuana sales despite the initiative approved by voters in 2012 legalizing recreational pot. Tacoma, the largest city in Pierce County, does allow recreational marijuana stores.


  14. VIDEO: Glassblowing keeps kids out of gangsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    The BBC Pop Up team has spent all of February in Tacoma, Washington, asking local people what stories they want to share with a global audience. Tacoma is a gritty industrial port city and one notorious neighbourhood in particular has a long history of being blighted by poverty and violence.


  15. LAUSD is making a mistake by relying too much on walk-on coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... teacher at Hollywood Bernstein, would be leaving the district for a coaching and teaching position at Lincoln High in Tacoma, Wash. It's likely Bernstein will have to find a walk-on to replace him. LAUSD needs to act fast or its athletic program ...


  16. Rams escape Islanders in OT | Prep girls basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Mercer Island Reporter

    ... an end in the 3A regional round Saturday, falling in overtime to the Wilson Rams 71-64 at Mt. Tahoma High School in Tacoma. It was Mercer Island's third overtime game of the postseason, and the team's third postseason loss to Wilson in the last ...


  17. BASKETBALL: Neah Bay teams advance to state; Peninsula College teams moving on to postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Peninsula Daily News

    The four area basketball teams still playing earned the right to return to practice next week. The Neah Bay boys and girls won their regional games at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma on Saturday.


  18. Evergreen Lutheran clears Lake Quinault girls out of regionals, 61-35Read the original story

    Saturday | Daily World

    Holder poured in 30 points and grabbed 16 rebounds as the Eagles soared past the Elks, 61-35 in a Class 1B regional girls basketball game Saturday afternoon at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma. Holder - a 6-foot junior who averaged over 20 points per game in the regular season - scored half of her 16 first-half points in the frame.


  19. Aaron Nettles seals big win for Seattle Prep boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Seattle Times

    Senior Jack Stewart had just fouled out of what could have been his final game at Seattle Prep. Riddled with foul trouble throughout the Class 3A regional matchup against Lincoln of Tacoma, Stewart finally was disqualified after being whistled for an infraction nearly 30 feet from the basket.


  20. West Coast ports moving cargo again, making up for lost timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Seattle Times

    A week after West Coast dockworkers and their employer came to a tentative labor agreement , eight ships are anchored in Puget Sound and thousands of containers are sitting at terminals in Tacoma and Seattle, leaving Washington importers and exporters to wonder how long it will take for business to return to normal. The exact time is impossible to calculate.


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