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  1. Pepper spray turns Tacoma shoplifting into felonyRead the original story

    31 min ago | Bellingham Herald

    Police say Debra Genia Marzette used pepper spray April 7 on a drug store manager who tried to stop her from leaving without paying for a shopping basket of items, including a package of diapers.

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  2. Washington county consolidates 911 systemsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Government Computer News

    ... services across the state's second most populous county. The interlocal agency, drawn from Pierce County, the city of Tacoma, the city of Lakewood, the city of Fife as well as West Pierce Fire and Rescue, will tie in 911 and dispatch for 16 law ...

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  3. Ponemon Institute Survey Finds Exchanging Threat Intelligence Could...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... and ISPs leverage IID to detect and mitigate threats. IID was founded in 1996. The company is headquartered in Tacoma, Washington. For more information about IID, go to www.internetidentity.com . Ponemon Institute is dedicated to advancing ...

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  4. Tacoma may have to pay more to maintain clean airRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is considering a change of policy that would require Tacoma and Pierce County to pay a higher rate than other Puget Sound jurisdictions to keep their air clean.

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  5. Man accused of robbing and stabbing woman set for plea hearingRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | KING-TV Seattle

    Tacoma, Wash. -- It was a robbery that shook a neighborhood a year and a half ago.

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  6. GO Arts: Drawing in patterns: Zentangle workshop at UWT bookstoreRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... you can't draw? Or maybe you already really love doodling? Either way, the bookstore at the University of Washington, Tacoma has a workshop next Monday that's designed to inspire your own design. Artist Rose Reeves will teach the Zentangle method, a ...

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  7. Leta s reject sex trade growth in Thurston CountyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Olympian

    The world's oldest profession is flourishing around the nation, and in the Seattle-Tacoma corridor in particular.

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  8. Fishing ReportRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... Day pools. Cowlitz: Anglers are catching a mix of spring chinook and winter-run steelhead between the hatcheries. Tacoma Power Utilities reports that last week it recovered 836 winter-run steelhead, 80 spring-chinook adults, eight jacks and one ...

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  9. Iwakuma works out despite Rainiers rainoutRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    With the weather threatening less than ideal conditions Tuesday at Cheney Stadium in Tacoma, the Seattle Mariners shifted gears and kept rehabbing right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma at Safeco Field for another simulated game.

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  10. Maybe Mariners' bad mojo intertwined with ill-fated promosRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... they designated the struggling Dustin Ackley as a Bat Night honoree. Ackley was hitting .205 when he got sent to Tacoma, a month later, for swing-improvement therapy. Seager and Ackley aren't the only Mariners who've been associated with well-meant ...

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  11. Crews responding to unusual power outage in University PlaceRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    Tacoma Public Utilities said shortly before 9 p.m. Tuesday that it had an "usual" power outage in University Place.

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  12. Captain Willis Lewis 'Slim' Somervell, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Fort Collins Coloradoan

    ... 1924 in Marlin, Texas to Willis Lewis and Eloise (Nickels) Somervell, Sr. He graduated with honors from Lincoln HS in Tacoma, Wash., and attended the University of Washington in Seattle where he began his 27-year naval career enrolling as a ...

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  13. Eye movement test assists in diagnosis of concussionRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | SanLuisObispo.com

    ... a potential military application with trials at Naval Medical Center San Diego and Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, Wash. Mounting concern about the long-term effects of concussions has spawned a flurry of new studies - including other ...

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  14. River Cats glance: Another rainout ends series in TacomaRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    The River Cats' game against the host Tacoma Rainiers on Tuesday night was rained out and will be made up as part of a doubleheader July 26 at Cheney Stadium.

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  15. Mariners Notebook: Iwakuma throws simulated gameRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Kitsap Sun

    ... Iwakuma threw 58 pitches over four simulated innings. Plans now call for him to throw 75 pitches Sunday for Triple-A Tacoma at Las Vegas (Mets). If that goes well, Iwakuma could then rejoin the big-league rotation. Iwakuma, an All-Star in 2013, is ...

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  16. Metro Parks Tacoma's $198 million measure passingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... the polar bear and walrus habitats, and a complete replacement for the North Pacific Aquarium. Dozens of parks around Tacoma would also see upgrades and improvements. The Pierce County auditor's office plans to release a new count at 9 p.m., but ...

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  17. Game 20, Astros at MarinersRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... decided to give Hisashi Iwakuma a simulated game in Seattle as opposed to sending him to Cheney Stadium to pitch with Tacoma. Ryan Divish reported that he was throwing 89-90, and stopped at 58 pitches. Shannon Drayer tweeted that he'll go up to 75 ...

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  18. GO Arts: Gary Stroutsos brings Native American flutes and stories to Washington State History MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... seniors, military, students/$6 ages 6-17/free for under-6. Washington State History Museum, 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. 888-BE-THERE, washingtonhistory.org , garystroutsos.com The News Tribune is pleased to provide this opportunity to share ...

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  19. Chess champ tells Tacoma kids: 'You need to have patience'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... Uganda. Her father had died of AIDS when she was 3. "I didn't have any hope," the 18-year-old Mutesi said Tuesday in Tacoma, describing her early years. "I didn't have any dreams." Then one day, she followed one of her brothers into the city. When ...

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  20. Historic Dining Car Settles Into New HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Exit 133

    ... Thanks to all of you who chipped in, and to Burns' commitment to the cause, the car will be saved, will remain in the Tacoma area, and will reopen at the Marymount collection, returning to its original use as a dining space.

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