Stories tagged: Tacoma
Thu., May 3, 2018, 10:33 a.m.
Authorities say a pickup truck crashed through a brick wall and into a Washington elementary school.
UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018, 11:31 a.m.
The family of a German billionaire has given up hope of finding him alive a week after he went missing in the Swiss Alps, his company said Friday.
Tue., April 10, 2018, 4:18 p.m.
A Pierce County sheriff’s deputy who was hit by a suspected impaired driver last week has been released from the hospital after receiving treatment for a broken neck.
Mon., April 9, 2018, 10:35 a.m.
What started out as a proposal by Puget Sound Energy (PSE) to build a liquefied natural-gas plant, to provide cleaner fuel for transportation and natural gas to its customers, has …
Fri., March 23, 2018, 7:55 a.m.
A teenager who was pulled from her bicycle in a mall parking lot and shocked with a stun gun by an off-duty officer working security has been awarded $500,000 in …
UPDATED: Sun., March 18, 2018, 1:49 p.m.
Pierce County Sheriff’s Department accused of cover up, retaliation in connection with homicide case
Two former Pierce County sheriff’s deputies allege the agency tried to cover up how a man who killed his wife and then himself got access to the gun used in …
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Tacoma Police say they have arrested two boys for threatening violence in separate incidents at two schools.
Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 11:02 a.m.
A woman and man have been charged with murder after authorities say a drug transaction over psychedelic mushrooms went wrong.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
The Trump administration’s plan to drill for oil and gas off the coast of the United States drew protests Tuesday in Congress and on the streets.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 8:39 p.m.
The Puyallup Tribe and leaders from 14 other Northwest tribes have called on Gov. Jay Inslee to stop the construction of Puget Sound Energy’s liquefied natural gas plant on Tacoma’s …
Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 11:14 a.m.
An armed man who was fatally shot by seven Tacoma police officers outside a burning house Sunday has been identified.
Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
State Farm is closing its two call centers in Tacoma this year, putting as many as 800 people out of work as it moves some jobs to Phoenix and to …
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 12:16 p.m.
Authorities have identified a man police say was shot and stuffed into the trunk of his vehicle that was towed to a wrecking yard in Tacoma where the body was …
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 11:12 a.m.
Officials say a 41-year-old Tacoma woman has been sentenced to five years in prison for placing an explosive device under the car of someone she believed to be a police …
Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 1:17 p.m.
One person has died in an apartment fire that started when items ignited near a wall heater.
Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 12:01 p.m.
A norovirus outbreak has sickened 39 residents and staff at a senior community in Tacoma.
Sun., Dec. 24, 2017, 3:45 p.m.
A Washington state couple has pleaded guilty to labor trafficking charges.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 10:35 a.m.
The more time and money Jaireme Barrow spent to keep people from swiping packages off his front porch, the angrier he got. He wanted revenge.
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 11:26 a.m.
Authorities say two people were arrested after locking themselves in a construction crane tower as a protest against a liquefied natural gas plant being built in Tacoma.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 12:36 p.m.
New numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau shows that is Seattle is – for the first time – among the five most-expensive big cities for renters. The median amount paid …
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017
The two teams facing off in Saturday’s State Class 4A championship football game, eventual state champ Richland and Woodinville, already were a band of brothers long before they headed to …
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 8:12 a.m.
A grand jury in Oregon is scheduled in early December to review the Portland police shooting of an unarmed Tacoma, Washington, man who is suspected of robbing a bank and …
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 2:38 p.m.
The leader of a drug trafficking ring who continued to run the operation after fleeing to Mexico has pleaded guilty.
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
A 67-year-old man has filed a lawsuit against King County following a bicycle crash that left him a quadriplegic.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Olympia twin, born weighing 1 pound, 4 ounces, is thriving more than anyone expected.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 9:41 a.m.
Tacoma parks officials are asking for pets to stay out of a city park while they investigate reports that three dogs died from a possible bacterial disease.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 9:13 a.m.
The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating two separate incidences of lasers being flashed at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport pilots.
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 9:20 a.m.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is offering a $100,000 reward for information leading to the capture of a double murder suspect and gang member who has been on the run …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 25, 2017, 11:21 a.m.
U.S. Marshalls conducted a three-day sex offender sweep in Washington state, resulting in 12 arrests.
Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, 11:20 a.m.
The Weyerhaeuser mansion in Tacoma’s North End has been sold for nearly $5.9 million to a nonprofit that announced the Tacoma Waldorf School will occupy the education building on the …