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

    Thursday | The Olympian

    To add to the growing excitement over the upcoming hunting seasons here in Washington, the Hunting Film Tour is coming to the South Sound.

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  2. Candidates all over map on raising gas tax for state Route 167 extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Olympian

    Supporters of extending state Route 167 to the Port of Tacoma demanded a gas tax increase to fund the highway project and others like it at a forum they hosted Tuesday for candidates for the Legislature.

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  3. Six months after planting, Tacomaa s first food forest at Swan Creek Park emergesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Olympian

    Swan Creek is a big park. To find the food forest area, use the entrance near the corner of East 42nd and Roosevelt Streets in Tacoma.

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  4. Smoak helps Rainiers walk off againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | The Olympian

    Rainiers first baseman Justin Smoak should get a lot of credit for his walkoff sacrifice fly in Tacoma's 4-3 win over Sacramento on Monday afternoon at Cheney Stadium - just not all of it.

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  5. Salmon Fishing: South Sound to host 3 derbies in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Olympian

    It is salmon derby time in the waters of the South Sound. Derbies will take place the first three weekends of August, offering anglers a chance to win a large amount of cash, prizes and a fishing boat.

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  6. CONSERVATION: Elwha Dam removal featured in film festRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Olympian

    The documentary film "Damnation," which includes the Elwha River dam removal project, will be shown Aug. 1 as part of the inaugural Destiny City Film Festival.

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  7. Mariners notebook: Maurer finds a home in the bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Olympian

    Maurer, 24, has pitched 15 scoreless innings over 10 appearances since his June 25 recall from Triple-A Tacoma.

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  8. Smoak's two home runs aren't enough in loss to River CatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Olympian

    Justin Smoak hit two home runs, but it wasn't enough to secure a win for the Tacoma Rainiers in the first game of a doubleheader Saturday night at Cheney Stadium.

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  9. Tacoma casino bows to public pressure, cancels Ted Nugent showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Olympian

    The Emerald Queen Casino has pulled the plug on Ted Nugent concerts scheduled for Aug. 2 and 3, citing what it calls the rock musician's history of racist remarks as well as strong pressure from the public.

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  10. Rainiers swing away, net 12 hits in 7-0 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Olympian

    A three-hit shutout by the pitching staff didn't hurt, either, giving the Rainiers a 7-0 win at Cheney Stadium.

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  11. Ty Kelly helps Tacoma Rainiers win third straightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Olympian

    It took a three-run home run from Ty Kelly and a nerve-wracking ninth inning, but the Tacoma Rainiers were able to extend their winning streak to three games by beating the Las Vegas 51s, 5-4, on Thursday night at Cheney Stadium.

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  12. Tacoma Jazz and Blues Festival expands to outdoor event on South Tacoma WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Olympian

    If you're driving on South Tacoma Way on Saturday, you're going to have to brake.

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  13. Tacoma Rainiers get six runs on six hits to beat Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Olympian

    It was a night that featured all types of baseball for the Tacoma Rainiers. Good and bad, but mostly just OK.

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  14. Texas family's dog found in Washington, returnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Olympian

    Miller says her family was visiting relatives near Dallas in 2007 when Reese got loose.

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  15. Texas family's dog found in Tacoma, returnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Olympian

    Miller says her family was visiting relatives near Dallas in 2007 when Reese got loose.

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  16. Young people pack supplies at storehouse in Fife destined for unaccompanied child immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Olympian

    Local volunteers , including area high school students and work vision employee family members gathered Monday to put together 200 "Promise Packs," for unaccompanied minors detained while crossing the U.S. border.

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

    Monday Jul 21 | The Olympian

    Local volunteers , including area high school students and work vision employee family members gathered Monday to put together 200 "Promise Packs," for unaccompanied minors detained while crossing the U.S. border.

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  18. Rainiers fall to Aces, 7-4, in a rain-shortened bout in RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Olympian

    After botching a ground ball for a two-run error in the top of the first inning, Marte evened his personal score with a two-run single in the bottom of the frame.

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  19. Mariners notebook: Paxton says he's - pain-free' as he works through rehab assignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Olympian

    Paxton joined the club Saturday at Angel Stadium for his regular bullpen workout as the next step to a scheduled 60-pitch outing Tuesday for Triple-A Tacoma against Las Vegas at Cheney Stadium.

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  20. Thurston County ordered to pay millions in Maytown caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Olympian

    An effective but illegal plan by Thurston County to torpedo the sale of a Port of Tacoma-owned tract near Maytown for use as a gravel mine could cost the county $12 million.

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