Stories tagged: Tacoma
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 …
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
A train hit a car in Tacoma early Tuesday, killing the driver.
Mon., Sept. 18, 2017, 1:02 p.m.
After the makers of the prescription opioid OxyContin filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit against them, lawyers for the city of Everett are expected in U.S. District Court Monday …
Mon., Sept. 18, 2017, 9:59 a.m.
Tacoma Public Schools officials are investigating anti-Trump and anti-Nazi graffiti found on an elementary school.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, 7:29 p.m.
The city of Tacoma is suing three large manufacturers of prescription opioids seeking to hold them accountable for problems the city has faced related to opioid addiction.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 9:28 a.m.
OLYMPIA, Wash. – The Nisqually Tribe says an escaped Atlantic salmon has been caught by a tribal member in the Tacoma area, far from the San Juan Islands where thousands …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 2:24 p.m.
Seattle police say a plane passenger contacted authorities as soon as his flight landed after he spotted a fellow traveler texting someone about sexually exploiting children.
Tue., July 25, 2017, 8 a.m.
A Tacoma man who police say burned down his home with his family inside was charged has been charged with arson.
Fri., July 21, 2017, 7:46 a.m.
A Washington man accused of being high on PCP when he rammed two deputies’ cars during a police chase is facing multiple felony charges.
Thu., July 6, 2017, 8:03 a.m.
A former soldier who was run over by a police officer’s vehicle while lying in the street after a night of drinking is suing the Tacoma Police Department and the …