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Lakewood, Washington is located in Pierce County. Zip codes in Lakewood, WA include 98439, 98498, and 98497. The median home price in Lakewood is $206,900 which is roughly $124/per square foot. More Lakewood information.

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Friday Apr 18 | The News Tribune

Man holds up Lakewood bank

The holdup happened about 11:45 a.m. at a Pacific International Bank branch near S. Tacoma Avenue and 86th Street.

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Friday Apr 18 | Kitsap Sun

History Museum's Splash! art auction raised funds for the museum and contributing artists

Betty Larson, left, of Lakewood and Karin Stuen of Tacoma consider bidding on a bead-and-wire necklace that was among the art items donated to the auction.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

KING-TV Seattle

Ridesharing company launches in Tacoma

"We have already completed thousands of trips between Seattle and Tacoma already," said Brooke Steger, General Manager for Uber Seattle/Tacoma.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The News Tribune

Police: Lakewood robber snatches cash from register as clerks ring him up

Police are trying to identify a man who they believe robbed seven Lakewood businesses recently by grabbing cash from registers as he pretended to make purchases.

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The Olympian

Three Thurston County businesses close doors

In this 2013 file photo, Shirley Ritter, aka, "Fairy Godmother," works a busy Thursday morning filling orders for Mother's Day at her eFairies retail store in Tumwater.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The News Tribune

State Supreme Court to hear argument on psychiatric boarding

A legal argument that could alter the landscape of state mental health policy is headed for the state Supreme Court.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The News Tribune

Man who abandoned sick puppies in woods sentenced to 2 days in jail

A 28-year-old Lakewood man convicted of abandoning nine sick puppies in the woods on Joint Base Lewis-McChord was sentenced Tuesday to two days in jail and a $1,000 fine.

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The News Tribune

Bar report: Penny's, Cheers and Stuck Junction now open

The spring and summer restaurant opening season has begun with bar openings. Yesterday, I told you about Flying Boots in the Lincoln neighborhood .

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

KHQ-TV Spokane

Car driving on I-5 near Tacoma hit by 6 shots

Police in the Tacoma, Wash., suburb of Fife are trying to find whoever fired six gunshots that hit a car carrying a Lakewood woman as she drove on Interstate 5. The woman was not hit.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

KEPR CBS 19

Papa John's donating Thursday profits to mudslide relief

PAPA JOHN'S PIZZA NEWS RELEASE -- Papa John's Pizza announced today that profits from all sales on Thursday, April 3th will be donated to the families of the Oso, Washington Mudslide victims.

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The News Tribune

Grab a slice: Key lime pie at the Rainier Room and Edison City Diner

The key lime pie at the Rainier Room, a restaurant managed by the culinary arts students at Clover Park Technical College.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

The News Tribune

Two new administrators in Lakewood's Clover Park School District

Clover Park School District has selected two new administrators to fill key positions left vacant by staff retirements in the Lakewood district.

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The News Tribune

LAKEWOOD: Revenue, enrollment on docket for meeting

T he Clover Park School district is hosting a public forum to share the district's draft budget.

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The News Tribune

Amphitheater could be a winner for park

The Rotary Club of Lakewood proposes a 2,500-seat amphitheater behind the barn area at Fort Steilacoom Park.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014

The News Tribune

Mental health funding: 'Little dent' in big problem

Democratic and Republican lawmakers were unable to reach a compromise and pass a capital budget this past session.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

The News Tribune

Ex-transit officer files wrongful firing claim

A Lakewood police officer who worked off-duty for Pierce Transit has accused the transit system's acting public safety chief of wrongfully firing him after the officer reported his concerns about the chief's leadership.

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The News Tribune

Favorite Chinese restaurants: Yen Ching, Tacoma Szechuan and newcomer Malri Hyang

Frank Luu is head waiter at Yen Ching Restaurant on South Tacoma Way in Lakewood.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

The News Tribune

Tacoma General, St. Joseph awarded identical safety ratings

Consumer Reports has awarded both of Tacoma's major hospitals, St. Joseph Medical Center and MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital, ratings of 56 on a 100-point scale for hospital safety.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

LongmontFYI

Ring moving to Washington district

He is moving to the Clover Park School District in Lakewood, Wash., to become that district's administrator of business services and capital projects.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

The News Tribune

Penny's on the Boulevard coming to Lakewood this spring

Pictured here is a towering burger from Lakewood Pub and Grill, which closed recently and will be replaced with Penny's on the Boulevard, also serving burgers, pizza, diner classics and American comfort eats.

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