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  1. Would someone please articulate an economic plan for Tacoma?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The News Tribune

    Tacoma has two economic engines: Joint Base Lewis-McChord and the Port of Tacoma.

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  2. Funky furniture: Sculptural furniture goes mid-century at Moss+MineralRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... matching candlesticks of the same walnut give a modish, '70s vibe. In the window is a coffee table by Birdloft, aka Tacoma furniture designer Jeff Libby, who sells on Etsy. Libby reclaims his structuralist materials from salvaged building sites and ...

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  3. Starbucks-ASU partnership admits first studentRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... "It's almost as if the program was catered to me," said the 22-year-old shift supervisor at a Starbucks near Tacoma, Wash. The new initiative, called the Starbucks College Achievement Plan, is unique because there is no requirement that Starbucks ...

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  4. Rainiers rally for 11-8 victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... only can Rainiers' designated hitter Jesus Montero hit homers on a consistent basis, but he also sets them up. With Tacoma trailing by three runs in the sixth inning to Las Vegas on Monday night, Montero's leadoff double helped lift the Rainiers ...

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  5. Rue '17 Remembered as Genuine and Adventurous FriendRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Harvard Crimson

    ... about her travels, Haley A. Rue '17 took on life with unceasing optimism, friends remembered on Monday. A native of Tacoma, Washington, and soon-to-be resident of Pforzheimer House, Rue died on Friday while traveling in Germany. She was 19. Rue, who ...

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  6. Fife police chief's resigns amid questions of "why?"Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... said in the release. In 2010, he drew media attention for rescuing a 69-year-old woman from a burning house in Tacoma while he was driving home. Other less-than-dull moments occurred over the last several years, when the police department faced ...

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  7. Casey Kasem's body is missing: Court orders autopsy but a body cannot be foundRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... approval to care for their aging father, still have not seen Kasem's body since he was taken to a funeral home in Tacoma, Washington. ABC News reported (via Yahoo News) July 19 that Casey Kasem's daughter, Kerri, had confirmed that Casey Kasem's ...

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  8. Young people pack supplies at World Vision storehouse in Fife for Central American childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Olympian

    ... States and abroad to assist minors who arrive unaccompanied from Central America, a crisis that could reach the Tacoma area soon. An announcement is pending on whether Joint Base Lewis-McChord will house up to 600 immigrant children from Central ...

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  9. Minors: Tacoma holds off pesky Las VegasRead the original story

    Yesterday | Kitsap Sun

    The Tacoma Rainiers needed all of its 11 runs to hold off a pesky Las Vegas team Monday at Cheney Stadium.

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  10. Olympic National Park seeks input on long-range plan for mountain goatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... District Court for allegedly failing to deal in a timely manner with the goat, which her lawyer, Stephen Bulzomi of Tacoma, asserted was responsible for prior aggressive behavior toward humans. Appeal pending Chadd appealed the decision to the Ninth ...

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  11. Lost dog found seven years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... weekend, more than seven years later, the unthinkable happened. Someone found Reese on the side of a busy road, in Tacoma, Washington, more than 1,800 miles from home. "We don't know how he got there or his story of his travels there," said Tisha ...

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  12. Tacoma firefighters trying to rescue woman on cliff in Point Defiance ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    Tacoma firefighters are working to rescue a woman who is stuck about 30 feet down a cliff in Point Defiance Park.

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  13. South Sound gas prices declining after holiday highRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... South Sound have entered a gentle decline since a peak at over $4 a gallon during the Independence Day holiday. One Tacoma-area service station was selling gasoline for less than $3.60 a gallon Monday, indicative of the downward trend the South ...

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  14. Harvard Student Dies in Germany From Apparent DrowningRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Boston.com

    A soon-to-be Harvard University sophomore died last week while traveling in Germany. Haley A. Rue, 19, of Tacoma, Wash., fell into a waterfall and was then apparently sucked into a deadly whirlpool. Initial reports said the accident took place after ...

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  15. Stolen Gun Recovered After 32 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Lake. After checking the serial number, it was determined the Smith & Wesson .38 caliber revolver had been stolen in Tacoma back in 1982. Detective Dave Knechtel contacted Tacoma Police Department and confirmed the revolver had been stolen in a ...

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  16. Raleigh city manager names three top deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | News Observer

    ... parks and housing and neighborhoods. Her salary will be $157,500. Tansy Hayward is the assistant city manager in Tacoma, Wash., where she oversaw a variety of departments and helped close a $33 million budget shortfall during the recession. Hayward, ...

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  17. Tacoma's IID appoints Bob Dunne to direct salesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    "With the launch of ActiveTrust, and subsequent adoption by dozens of Fortune 500 companies and government agencies, IID has experienced dramatic growth," said the firm's CEO, Lars Harvey, in a release.

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  18. Harvard student dies in Germany of apparent drowningRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... slipped into rushing water and drowned while hiking, according to her family and foreign media reports. Haley Rue, of Tacoma, Wash., had just finished her freshman year at Harvard and was spending this summer journeying through Europe, her ...

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  19. Now Reading: Tacoma reboundsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Exit 133

    Althought Tacoma's economy took a bigger hit with the economic downturn, and although it has recovered more slowly, things are improving.

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  20. As newsrooms expand, employees at several stations push to unionizeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Current

    ... join employees already represented by SAG-AFTRA at NPR, New York Public Radio, San Francisco's KQED, and KPLU in Tacoma, Wash. A membership organization that represents screen actors, producers and broadcast employees, SAG-AFTRA was formed in 2012 ...

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