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The Columbian
‘Invisible’ woman may be war veteranTACOMA — Strong, resilient, capable — and sometimes invisible. Those are some
‘Invisible’ woman may be war veteran
The Columbian / Posted an hour ago
TACOMA — Strong, resilient, capable — and sometimes invisible. Those are some of the ways women military veterans see themselves, according to those who gathered Saturday in Tacoma for the 2016 Women Veterans Summit. The event, sponsored by the... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Rescue crews searching for missing swimmer at 5 Mile Lake Parkfor a reported missing swimmer in the waters at 5 Mile Lake Park, South King Fi
Rescue crews searching for missing swimmer at 5 Mile Lake Park
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 hours ago
for a reported missing swimmer in the waters at 5 Mile Lake Park, South King Fire & Rescue said. According to the Tacoma News Tribune, the swimmer is believed to be a teenage boy who was swimming with a group of friends. SKFR says the... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Inside Politics: Race for Superintendent of Public Instructionthe Chief of Public Schools is Washington State features Democratic Representat
Inside Politics: Race for Superintendent of Public Instruction
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 5 hours ago
the Chief of Public Schools is Washington State features Democratic Representative Chris Reykdal (D-Tumwater) and former Tacoma public schools administrator Erin Jones, a first time candidate. It’s an open seat this year, since the outspoken... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking Back on September 25the police force. Funeral services will be held here tomorrow for Cole E. Smit
Looking Back on September 25
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
the police force. Funeral services will be held here tomorrow for Cole E. Smith, a resident of Ione, who died Thursday in Tacoma at the age of 58 years. The services have been set for 1 p.m. and will be held in the C. R. Callaway & Son chapel with... Read more
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The Seattle Times
James Paxton shines in Mariners’ rout of Twinsand walking none to improve to 5-7. It was Paxton’s 10th quality start of the s
James Paxton shines in Mariners’ rout of Twins
The Seattle Times / Posted 10 hours ago
and walking none to improve to 5-7. It was Paxton’s 10th quality start of the season. Starting this season in Class AAA Tacoma wasn’t what he wanted, but it may have been beneficial. Paxton changed his arm angle and his velocity spiked up. The... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Of manure, lake baths and found boots: hiking etiquetteBy Craig Hill, The Associated Press TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - I was lying on a boul
Of manure, lake baths and found boots: hiking etiquette
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
By Craig Hill, The Associated Press TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - I was lying on a boulder at the base of a waterfall a few weeks ago when my mind started wandering to the subject of trail etiquette. While I was relaxing, my hiking buddy was fording his way... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Mass shootings in Washington stateon a West Seattle sidewalk. Nov. 29, 2009: Four Lakewood police officers were
Mass shootings in Washington state
The Seattle Times / Posted 22 hours ago
on a West Seattle sidewalk. Nov. 29, 2009: Four Lakewood police officers were gunned down in a coffee shop south of Tacoma by Maurice Clemmons, who was later shot and killed by a Seattle police officer. April 4, 2009: James Harrison fatally... Read more
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The Columbian
UW Tacoma opens student-only dormTACOMA — Students piled into the foyer holding plastic bags of their belongings
UW Tacoma opens student-only dorm
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
TACOMA — Students piled into the foyer holding plastic bags of their belongings, chatting while loading comforters and clothes into moving carts. Parents tried to be helpful, yet unobtrusive, as they carried their grown children’s suitcases up the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
‘What does it mean to be an American’? Black artists explore question in new exhibit at TAMit’s in the foreground of many of the works of art in the exhibition “30 Americ
‘What does it mean to be an American’? Black artists explore question in new exhibit at TAM
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
it’s in the foreground of many of the works of art in the exhibition “30 Americans,” which has its West Coast debut at the Tacoma Art Museum on Saturday, Sept. 24. It’s an important show, full of great works by African-American artists who have... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
DODGERS REINSTATE KAZMIR, RECALL TAYLORwho was acquired from Seattle on June 19 in exchange for Zach Lee, combined to
DODGERS REINSTATE KAZMIR, RECALL TAYLOR
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted yesterday
who was acquired from Seattle on June 19 in exchange for Zach Lee, combined to hit .322 with a .397 on-base percentage, three homers and 37 RBI in 78 minor league games this year with Triple-A Oklahoma City and the Mariners' Tri... Read more
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Times News
Andreas girl hurt in Lynn Twp. crashwho was uninjured. Police said the girl was cited for stop signs and yield sig
Andreas girl hurt in Lynn Twp. crash
Times News / Posted yesterday
who was uninjured. Police said the girl was cited for stop signs and yield signs offenses. She was driving a 2009 Toyota Tacoma northbound on Schochary Road when she failed to stop for a stop sign at Kistler Valley Road and entered the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Bring heroin injection sites indoors, off the streetshas already experimented with controversial ideas that, once tried, made a lot
Bring heroin injection sites indoors, off the streets
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
has already experimented with controversial ideas that, once tried, made a lot of sense. Needle exchanges were pioneered in Tacoma. Seattle’s 1811 Eastlake project, which houses alcoholics before forcing them to quit, went from pariah to national... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Chili and cinnamon rolls: The murky origin of the nostalgic food pairingexperienced the spicy and sweet pairing it’s a foreign and downright offensive
Chili and cinnamon rolls: The murky origin of the nostalgic food pairing
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
experienced the spicy and sweet pairing it’s a foreign and downright offensive concept. Still, it is indeed a thing. The Tacoma, Seattle and Spokane school districts all served the combination in decades. School districts in Salem and Reedsport... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
New company takes over taxi operations at SeaTac airportA new company is taking over the taxi operations at the Seattle-Tacoma Internat
New company takes over taxi operations at SeaTac airport
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
A new company is taking over the taxi operations at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport just as other options such as ride-sharing services are beginning to surge. The Seattle Times reports that Eastside for Hire has signed a five-year, $22.5... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Man held on $2 million bail for fatal Tacoma shootingA man has pleaded not guilty to murder in connection with a fatal shooting in T
Man held on $2 million bail for fatal Tacoma shooting
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
A man has pleaded not guilty to murder in connection with a fatal shooting in Tacoma. The News Tribune reports that 50-year-old Yancy Ray entered not guilty pleas Thursday to charges of second-degree murder and unlawful gun possession. He remains... Read more
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IGN
Tacoma Interactive Multi-View VideoCheck out an extended scene in Tacoma using our interactive video player. As w
Tacoma Interactive Multi-View Video
IGN / Posted yesterday
Check out an extended scene in Tacoma using our interactive video player. As we discussed in our hands-on preview of Tacoma, the immediately compelling gameplay hook comes in the form of being able to pause, fast-forward, and rewind Augmented... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
New company takes over taxi operations at SeaTac airportSEATTLE (AP) - A new company is taking over the taxi operations at the Seattle-
New company takes over taxi operations at SeaTac airport
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
SEATTLE (AP) - A new company is taking over the taxi operations at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport just as other options such as ride-sharing services are beginning to surge. The Seattle Times reports (http://bit.ly/2d65qXj ) that Eastside... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Grand Junction middle school principal put on leave after hit-and-run crashto the Grand Junction Police Department. Witnesses told police Templeton was d
Grand Junction middle school principal put on leave after hit-and-run crash
Brush News-Tribune / Posted yesterday
to the Grand Junction Police Department. Witnesses told police Templeton was driving an estimated 80 mph in a Toyota Tacoma when he rear-ended a Toyota Camry. The women in the Camry, the 60-year-old driver and 24-year-old passenger,... Read more
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Billboard
Nirvana's 'Nevermind' Turns 25: Classic Trackreturned to the studio with Vig to record or re-record the entire LP). The trac
Nirvana's 'Nevermind' Turns 25: Classic Track
Billboard / Posted yesterday
returned to the studio with Vig to record or re-record the entire LP). The track, Novoselic has said, was inspired by the Tacoma, WA, abduction, torture, and rape of a 14-year-old girl in 1987. It's dark, tragic, and musically naked, a balance to... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
State archives help people trace their ancestryis Ancestry Day. Genealogists along with the Washington Start Archives will hos
State archives help people trace their ancestry
NorthWest Cable News / Posted yesterday
is Ancestry Day. Genealogists along with the Washington Start Archives will host an event from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Tacoma Convention Center to show people how they can find trace their history. "Understanding the past I think helps us... Read more
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The Seattle Times
New taxi company to take over at Sea-Tac as Uber, Lyft airport rides surgeA new company will take over taxi services at Seattle-Tacoma International Airp
New taxi company to take over at Sea-Tac as Uber, Lyft airport rides surge
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
A new company will take over taxi services at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport next month as transportation options expand at the growing airport. The Port of Seattle and Eastside for Hire finalized a five-year, $22.5 million contract last week,... Read more
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Crosscut
Playing with fire: Inside Seattle’s fire-dancing sceneand “flow artists” (those who incorporate lights with dance choreography) from
Playing with fire: Inside Seattle’s fire-dancing scene
Crosscut / Posted yesterday
and “flow artists” (those who incorporate lights with dance choreography) from all over the Puget Sound, ranging from Tacoma to Marysville. “Gasworks is kind of the Mecca for the local flow arts scene,” says Carmen Call, a local second grade... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Movers & Shakerssales agent. A native of Portland, Bicker has a bachelor of arts degree in comm
Movers & Shakers
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted yesterday
sales agent. A native of Portland, Bicker has a bachelor of arts degree in communications from the University of Washington Tacoma and resides in Vancouver. Davidson & Associates is located at 610 Esther St., Suite 101 in Vancouver. Rich Biggs,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Man held on $2 million bail for fatal Tacoma shootingTACOMA, Wash. (AP) - A man has pleaded not guilty to murder in connection with
Man held on $2 million bail for fatal Tacoma shooting
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - A man has pleaded not guilty to murder in connection with a fatal shooting in Tacoma. The News Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/2csgQGV ) that 50-year-old Yancy Ray entered not guilty pleas Thursday to charges of second-degree... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Nat’l recognition for local foundationGreater Tacoma Community Foundation has once again received national standards
Nat’l recognition for local foundation
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted yesterday
Greater Tacoma Community Foundation has once again received national standards accreditation from the U.S. Community Foundations organization. “In 2006, GTCF was the first Washington state community foundation to receive the National Standards seal... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Courtsfor one year, one year unsupervised probation, no misdemeanor or greater violat
Courts
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted yesterday
for one year, one year unsupervised probation, no misdemeanor or greater violations of the law. Staci M. Elzey, 39, of Tacoma, Wash. was convicted of violate Order for Protection; fined $285, sentenced to jail 90 days, stayed 78 days for one... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
2016 Women of Influence namedPLLC All honorees will be presented at a special public recognition luncheon o
2016 Women of Influence named
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
PLLC All honorees will be presented at a special public recognition luncheon on Wednesday, October 12th, at Historic 1625 Tacoma Place. Ticket information is available at this link. In addition to primary sponsor Kitsap Bank, additional support... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Scott Brosius has helped Mariners as hitting coach in Tacomadidn’t exactly picture divisional road trips to scenic Fresno, Reno and Sacrame
Scott Brosius has helped Mariners as hitting coach in Tacoma
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
didn’t exactly picture divisional road trips to scenic Fresno, Reno and Sacramento as the first-year hitting coach for the Tacoma Rainiers, but hey, he’s never been one for five- and 10-year plans anyway. “The travel, especially in Tacoma, was an... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
WSP ‘swarm’ policing ends: 344 people stopped, 204 citations issuedTACOMA, Wash — The Washington State Patrol’s High Visibility Enforcement Effort
WSP ‘swarm’ policing ends: 344 people stopped, 204 citations issued
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
TACOMA, Wash — The Washington State Patrol’s High Visibility Enforcement Effort is officially over. Over the past two days motor of officers “swarmed” Northbound and Southbound I-5 between Portland Avenue East and South 56th Street for four hours at... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
State archives help people trace their ancestryis Ancestry Day. Genealogists along with the Washington Start Archives will hos
State archives help people trace their ancestry
KING5 Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
is Ancestry Day. Genealogists along with the Washington Start Archives will host an event from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Tacoma Convention Center to show people how they can find trace their history. "Understanding the past I think helps us... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Meet the nuns behind St. Joseph Medical Center's 125 year runTACOMA, WASH. - St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Tacoma is about to celebrate a b
Meet the nuns behind St. Joseph Medical Center's 125 year run
KING5 Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
TACOMA, WASH. - St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Tacoma is about to celebrate a big anniversary – 125 years. Sister Jude Connelly and Sister Anne McNamara have several decades of history at the hospital between them. Now both are retired nurses, but... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
A gorilla's voicein our book is a real animal,” Brock said. “Ivan lived in Washington state.” T
A gorilla's voice
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
in our book is a real animal,” Brock said. “Ivan lived in Washington state.” The real Ivan lived in a glass cage in a Tacoma, Wash., shopping mall for more than 20 years, but he eventually got to feel real grass under his feet again at Zoo... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
2 arraigned in fatal crash on Interstate 5 in TacomaTACOMA, Wash. (AP) - Two men in their 20s have pleaded not guilty to charges in
2 arraigned in fatal crash on Interstate 5 in Tacoma
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - Two men in their 20s have pleaded not guilty to charges in connection with a fatal five-vehicle collision on Interstate 5 in Tacoma. The News Tribune reports (https://goo.gl/4ccHlL ) Julio Gonzalez-Herrera, 23, and Spencer Marr,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Campaign watchdog decides Sound Transit did not break laws in release of ORCA emailsand passes, citizen complainant Conner Edwards can file his own civil action on
Campaign watchdog decides Sound Transit did not break laws in release of ORCA emails
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
and passes, citizen complainant Conner Edwards can file his own civil action on behalf of the state. Edwards, a Tacoma political consultant, said he’s unsure he’ll pursue the matter in light of Thursday’s ruling. “I am going to have to... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Meet the nuns behind St. Joseph Medical Center's 125 year runSt. Joseph’s Medical Center in Tacoma is about to celebrate a big anniversary –
Meet the nuns behind St. Joseph Medical Center's 125 year run
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 2 days ago
St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Tacoma is about to celebrate a big anniversary – 125 years. Sister Jude Connelly and Sister Anne McNamara have several decades of history at the hospital between them. Now both are retired nurses, but they both sit on... Read more
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The Columbian
Anchovies replace sardines at Astoria plantfish and pack the rest into plastic-lined boxes. The packages are frozen, load
Anchovies replace sardines at Astoria plant
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
fish and pack the rest into plastic-lined boxes. The packages are frozen, loaded onto refrigerated trucks, transported to Tacoma and shipped to markets in Japan, China and western European countries for use as food and bait. In summer 2014,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Ancestry Day in Tacoma is Sept. 24Anyone looking to learn more about family history might find Saturday’s Ancestr
Ancestry Day in Tacoma is Sept. 24
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
Anyone looking to learn more about family history might find Saturday’s Ancestry Day, at the Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center, worth a look. The event, which which features a day of seminars presented by genealogy company Ancestry, will open... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Angle Lake Station opens Saturday with celebrationand a VIP ride, train service will open to the public about 11 a.m. The 1.6-mi
Angle Lake Station opens Saturday with celebration
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
and a VIP ride, train service will open to the public about 11 a.m. The 1.6-mile, $343 millionextension goes to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, where trains continue to downtown and the University of Washington — a 41-minute ride to... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Grand Junction middle school principal put on leave after hit-run crashto the Grand Junction Police Department. Witnesses told police Templeton was d
Grand Junction middle school principal put on leave after hit-run crash
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
to the Grand Junction Police Department. Witnesses told police Templeton was driving an estimated 80 mph in a Toyota Tacoma when he rear-ended a Toyota Camry. The women in the Camry, the 60-year-old driver and 24-year-old passenger,... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
City of Tacoma agrees to $707,000 settlement in police chaseThe city of Tacoma has agreed to pay $707,000 to four people hurt in 2014 a pol
City of Tacoma agrees to $707,000 settlement in police chase
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
The city of Tacoma has agreed to pay $707,000 to four people hurt in 2014 a police chase. The News Tribune reports the city settled a lawsuit involving Tacoma police lieutenant David O'Dea on Tuesday. O'Dea was found to have been outside department... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Grand Junction middle school principal put on leave after hit-and-run crashto the Grand Junction Police Department. Witnesses told police Templeton was d
Grand Junction middle school principal put on leave after hit-and-run crash
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
to the Grand Junction Police Department. Witnesses told police Templeton was driving an estimated 80 mph in a Toyota Tacoma when he rear-ended a Toyota Camry. The women in the Camry, the 60-year-old driver and 24-year-old passenger,... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Local Sports Calendara Kids Zone, live music, games, a Veterans Appreciate Ceremony plus a Toss Comp
Local Sports Calendar
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 2 days ago
a Kids Zone, live music, games, a Veterans Appreciate Ceremony plus a Toss Competition with a chance to win a 2016 Toyota Tacoma. For more information and to pre-register online for the game, visit Playforyourfreedom.org HEALTH &... Read more
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FOX News
Feds Mull Whether To Remove Red Wolf From Endangered Species Listweight and markings to cull the 400 down to 12 "pure" pairs to begin the captiv
Feds Mull Whether To Remove Red Wolf From Endangered Species List
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
weight and markings to cull the 400 down to 12 "pure" pairs to begin the captive breeding program at Point Defiance Zoo in Tacoma, Wash. According to records, the dozen produced 81 hybrids in the first 10 years, and 216 between 1977 and 2002. Over... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
City of Tacoma agrees to $707,000 settlement in police chaseTACOMA, Wash. — The city of Tacoma has agreed to pay $707,000 to four people hu
City of Tacoma agrees to $707,000 settlement in police chase
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
TACOMA, Wash. — The city of Tacoma has agreed to pay $707,000 to four people hurt in 2014 a police chase. O’Dea was found to have been outside department policy when he began a Halloween night chase in an unmarked police car. The pursuit reached... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Anchovies replace sardines at Astoria processing plantfish and pack the rest into plastic-lined boxes. The packages are frozen, load
Anchovies replace sardines at Astoria processing plant
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
fish and pack the rest into plastic-lined boxes. The packages are frozen, loaded onto refrigerated trucks, transported to Tacoma, Washington, and shipped to markets in Japan, China and western European countries for use as food and bait. In... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Common Pleas Court casesand Leeann Stroble, 4225 Nevada Road, Springfield; $110,000. Kathleen A. Maddu
Clark County Common Pleas Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
and Leeann Stroble, 4225 Nevada Road, Springfield; $110,000. Kathleen A. Maddux to Lawrence E. and Rebecca J. Riddle, 4495 Tacoma St., Springfield; $72,500. Roberta Louise Whitacre to Joseph Lee and Carolyn Ackerman, 1640 Sierra Ave., Springfield;... Read more
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Crosscut
4 fixes for Washington’s foster-care crisisprogram run byAmara in Seattle, accepts children as old as 12 for up to 72 hour
4 fixes for Washington’s foster-care crisis
Crosscut / Posted 2 days ago
program run byAmara in Seattle, accepts children as old as 12 for up to 72 hours. Amara plans to open a second facility in Tacoma later this year. Teens have fewer options, and many end up in detention centers and shuffling between group homes,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Burglar crawls around, looking pleased as she swipes the goodsearlier this month. On Sept. 8, a woman entered a closed cellphone store insid
Burglar crawls around, looking pleased as she swipes the goods
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
earlier this month. On Sept. 8, a woman entered a closed cellphone store inside the B&I in the 8000 block of South Tacoma Way. Surveillance video showed the woman crawling around on the ground, collecting items and placing them in a large... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Burglar crawls around, looking pleased as she swipes the goodsearlier this month. On Sept. 8, a woman entered a closed cellphone store insid
Burglar crawls around, looking pleased as she swipes the goods
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
earlier this month. On Sept. 8, a woman entered a closed cellphone store inside the B&I in the 8000 block of South Tacoma Way. Surveillance video showed the woman crawling around on the ground, collecting items and placing them in a large... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Burglar crawls around, looking pleased as she swipes the goodsearlier this month. On Sept. 8, a woman entered a closed cellphone store insid
Burglar crawls around, looking pleased as she swipes the goods
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
earlier this month. On Sept. 8, a woman entered a closed cellphone store inside the B&I in the 8000 block of South Tacoma Way. Surveillance video showed the woman crawling around on the ground, collecting items and placing them in a large... Read more
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