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Tacoma, Washington is located in Pierce County. Zip codes in Tacoma, WA include 98416, 98443, and 98466. The median home price in Tacoma is $195,000 which is roughly $134/per square foot. More Tacoma information.

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3 hrs ago | Detroit News

Soup it up: New car cleaners shine, with elbow grease

Cleaner Wax and Leather 3-In-1 with Griot's micro fiber-covered sponge. The leather cleaner can also be used on newer clothes and furniture.

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7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Tacoma Little Theatre Now Enrolling for 'After School @...

Tacoma Little Theatre is now taking enrollments for its AFTER SCHOOL @ TLT program, PIRATES OF THE CURRY BEAN.

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7 hrs ago | KOMO News

21 years later, family faces murder suspect

TACOMA, Wash -- Thanks to unrelenting relatives and a determined detective, a cold case murder suspect faced a judge Wednesday, 21 years after the crime.

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10 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Washington test scores hold steady over 3 years

Washington public school students are doing about as well on state tests as they have done over the past few years, but many more schools are failing to meet federal standards because the rules have changed, state education officials announced Wednesday.

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17 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Tacoma PD Joins the Ranks of Police Agencies Concealing Use of Cellphone Trackers

What's increasingly fascinating about law enforcement agencies' adoption of stingray devices-widgets that spoof cellphone towers to get mobile devices in the area to ping them and reveal their locations-is not the availability of advancing technology for locating people, but the lengths to which cops will go to conceal its use.

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19 hrs ago | Whidbey News-Times

Oak Harbor Music Festival focuses on bands

So when he was asked to take on the job of assembling the band lineup for the Oak Harbor Music Festival, he was on board as long as organizers followed his lead.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Indybay.org

United States Port Actions End Business as Usual For Israel

"An injury to one is an injury to all! Tear down the Israeli Apartheid wall!" Declared third generation Oakland ILWU member Clarence Thomas at a rally of 2,000 to 3,000 people that marked the beginning of pickets and demonstrations that drove the Israeli Zim Piraeus ship from the Port of Oakland with only about 2% of its cargo unloaded.

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Now Reading: One Poet's Vision To Celebrate The Beauty - And The Warts - Of Tacoma

Tacoma's Poet Laureate, Lucas Smiraldo, wants to hear your poetry, and to share it with others.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

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Tacoma City Business Preview - Week of August 26, 2014

At this week's study session Council will hear the final report on the implementation of the every-other-week garbage pick up program, which rolled out last year.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

KOMO News

2 men arrested in fatal Tacoma motel shooting case

Tacoma police say they have arrested two men in their investigation of a fatal shooting at a motel on Thursday.

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OregonLive.com

Tiny homes, big ideas, a scarcity of information: Editorial Agenda 2014

Let's figure out how micro-communities would fit Portland's needs and meet its goals before committing to them at considerable public expense.

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Pacific Daily News

Washington group learns new dances

A Chamorro dance workshop held in Tacoma, Washington, last weekend was something special for a very dedicated group of Chamorro dancers normally isolated from other Chamorro groups and instructors.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Killer at 15, Washington man eligible for parole

A Pierce County judge on Friday erased Michael Harris ' original sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole for murdering Paul Wang in 1987 and resentenced him to 25 years to life, The Tacoma News Tribune reported .

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Seattle Times

Israeli ship unloads at Tacoma port, despite pro-Palestinian protest

Pro-Palestinian activists blocked two entrances to a Port of Tacoma terminal Saturday morning, but were unable to prevent an Israeli cargo ship from being unloaded as they had hoped.

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The Columbian

Try This: Up, up and away at Pearson

Pearson Air Museum hosts Open Cockpit Day, where kids ages 8 to 17 are invited to a free airplane ride.

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SFGate

Pierce County deputy shoots, wounds 1 man

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

WZVN-TV Fort Myers

3 bodies recovered from Mount Rainier identified

A coalition of lawyers filed a lawsuit Friday to halt the quick deportation of Central American woman and children, saying immigrants at a New Mexico detention center don't have proper access to lawyers and are... A coalition of lawyers filed a lawsuit Friday to halt the quick deportation of Central American women and children, saying immigrants at ... (more)

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BroadwayWorld.com

New Muses Theatre's Doctor Faustus to Open 9/5 in Tacoma

Fringe theatre company New Muses will be returning to the Dukesbay Theater on September 5th with Christopher Marlowe 's Doctor Faustus.

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Drone Technology Makes For an Awfully Pretty Video of Tacoma

Tacoma, the drones are coming for you... and for now at least it seems like they're here to make you look pretty good.

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HeraldNet

Mishaps prompt questions about Washington ferries

The green-and-white ferry pulled away from the docks and churned across Puget Sound, leaving behind Seattle's waterfront.

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