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  1. 7 times sign language got someone into troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

    ... as well, according to advocates of Americans suffering from hearing impairment. A famous case in 2012 came from Tacoma, Washington when a deaf woman was incapacitated and arrested after officers thought her attempts to sign while approaching them ...


  2. Superpredators: Fear Of 'A Teen Bloodbath' In AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Jeff Coats was 14 years old when he kidnapped David Grenier and stole his car in Tacoma, Washington.


  3. Voices for the Missing & UnidentifiedRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    Missing From: TACOMA, WA. Missing Date: 07/24/2014. Both photos shown are of F'aaron.


  4. Tacoma City Business Preview - Week of March 31, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Exit 133

    This week the Tacoma City Council will hold a joint study session with the Tacoma Public Utility Board to discuss an update on the Click! Network. The Council will also hold a separate study session to discuss the HUD Annual Action Plan and Draft 2016-2019 Consolidated Plan.


  5. Teachers, parents head to Olympia over student test score fightRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... tutoring. "In our school district it meant 2 million dollars," said Santkuyl, whose two sons attend school in the Tacoma school district. "We almost lost our title 1 preschools in Tacoma." While the bill would allow for districts to regain control ...


  6. Are King County Ex-Pats Turning Pierce County Into a Permanent Bedroom Community for Seattle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Exit 133

    ... of Seattle ex-pats in the exchange. This makes sense in light of some of the data that we saw from February's UW Tacoma Urban Studies Forum on Jobs and Housing - we saw maps that show 40% or more of residents in areas of Pierce and Snohomish ...


  7. Final Four flashback: How Pat Summitt escaped a hairy situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... DeMoss said, "because you've got all these weird things that you're doing." It got weirder. As the team arrived in Tacoma, Wash., for the 1989 Final Four, it dawned on the trio that none had shaved her legs since the Vols' last loss. "We didn't ...


  8. Awesome Carpet RepairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | LivePressWorld

    We provide a lot of distinct forms of carpet repair at Riverside Carpet Repair, positioned at 1918 Yakima Ave, Tacoma, WA, 98405, and may be reached by phone at 328-1915. We provide carpet cleaning and cleaning, carpet to wood or tile transition repair, carpet patch repair Berber snag repair, carpet ripple repair, whitened area [] We provide a lot of distinct forms of carpet repair at Riverside Carpet Repair , positioned at 1918 Yakima Ave, Tacoma, WA, 98405, and may be reached by phone at 328-1915.


  9. Dona t be surprised if Mariners use modified six-man rotationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | HeraldNet

    So left-hander Roenis Elias looks like the odd-man out in the Seattle Mariners' spring game of rotation roulette. After a promising rookie season, Elias figures to open this season at Triple-A Tacoma.


  10. Let Sound Transit seek $15 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | HeraldNet

    Supporters of the third phase of Sound Transit's plan to extend its Link light rail into Everett, Tacoma and Redmond, dubbed ST3, know that the project's $15 billion price tag may not be an easy sell to voters who will be asked to approve a package of tax increases to fund construction. What would be more difficult, they say, is selling an $11 billion tax package that can only build a light rail system that's 27 percent less than originally proposed.


  11. PHOTOS: Check out this Peep ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... show?" Being a wide-eyed youngster, not yet familiar to the ways of the world, I obviously jumped at the opportunity. TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - A Port Angeles man who forged paperwork to collect nearly $200,000 of his dead grandmother's federal benefits ...


  12. Saturday gala to aid Captain Joseph House Foundation in Port AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... in combat. Tickets are still available for the gala, which will feature speakers from Joint Base Lewis-McChord near Tacoma: Maj. Gen. Kenneth Dahl, deputy commanding general of I Corps, and Lt. Col. Celia FlorCruz, the soldier readiness officer for ...


  13. Judicial neutrality a topic at League of Women Voters of Kitsap meeting April 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bremerton Patriot

    ... 14 years as the presiding judge for the Gig Harbor Municipal Court. She practiced criminal and personal injury law in Tacoma and owned her own practice in Port Orchard from 1982 until her election 1998. She grew up on a working farm in Oregon and ...


  14. Vernon Walk-Off Secures Split Vs. AshfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Osky News

    ... swing at a Nicole Schmidt delivery and drove it into the right-center gap, easily bringing in Jorden Steele (Sr., Tacoma, Wash., Physical Education) with the tying run and Bri Zerley (Sr., Monroe, Iowa, Biology) with the game-winner. "We played like ...


  15. Strategic Direction 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Exit 133

    Every year the Tacoma City Council identifies a strategic direction for the coming year. The council is scheduled to consider a resolution adopting this year's strategic priorities at its regular meeting next Tuesday.


  16. The Start of Spring Means the Start of Farmers' Market SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Exit 133

    ... rket here . And while Proctor is always the first to open and last to close for the year, it's not the only market in Tacoma. The Broadway and 6th Avenue markets open in May and the South Tacoma Market at the STAR Center starts up in June.


  17. Heritage Blues Orchestra, coming to Bethlehem, mines the original bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Morning Call

    ... whole reason for the existence of Heritage Blues Orchestra is to share those two messages, says Sims, calling from a Tacoma, Wash., motel room on a tour that Sunday brings the group to the Blast Furnace Blues Festival at ArtsQuest Center in ...


  18. How One Tacoma 'Superpredator' Turned His Life AroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Jeff Coats kidnapped David Grenier and stole his car in Tacoma, Washington on September 6, 1994. Coats was 14 years old, and was sent to adult prison.


  19. Federal jury: Pierce County deputies not negligent in use of police dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | HeraldNet

    The News Tribune reported the jury deliberated for less than an hour this week before deciding that the deputies were not negligent when they sent Oni the police dog after Ronald Jones. The county argued during the trial in U.S. District Court in Tacoma that the deputies were trying to apprehend a potentially dangerous man.


  20. Ford cleared of technology patent infringement, jury rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Automotive News

    ... company in its onboard computer systems, clearing the company in a $240 million lawsuit. The jury in federal court in Tacoma, Wash., also found in Ford's favor on its claim that the patents' owner, Eagle Harbor Holdings, stole Ford's trade secrets, ...


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