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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 $190,000 which is roughly $134/per square foot. More Tacoma information.

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1 hr ago | The News Tribune

Billboard on Prairie Line Trail in downtown Tacoma comes down

The billboard was in the middle of a right of way along the trail, which jogs around the billboard site.

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2 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Gig Harbor ready to build what may be its final phase of Cushman Trail

As the marine fog lifted from the Gig Harbor waterfront, Debra Ross and Charlotte Hirsch enjoyed an eagle-eye view of the sun's reflection off the harbor.

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6 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Four charged in theft of Tacoma police sergeant's gun, badge

Pierce County prosecutors have charged four men in connection with a police officer's gun and badge that were stolen from his car three years ago.

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7 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Small crowd gathers for Tacoma's first retail pot shop opening

In the early morning hours on the day retail marijuana will be sold legally in Tacoma, four men waited on the stoop before the door at Rainier on Pine in Nalley Valley.

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10 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Railroad workers and their families protest proposal to move to...

A group of railroad workers, their spouses and families is mounting a campaign to defeat a new agreement between the BNSF Railway and one labor group that would allow one-person crews on freight trains.

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14 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Your guide to Pierce County’s somewhat invisible food truck offerings

I traversed every pocket of Pierce County, cross-referenced with the Tacoma Pierce County Health Department, hunted down social media, and relied on readers to assemble a comprehensive list of food trucks based in Pierce County.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

The News Tribune

Crews rescue person down embankment along Marine View Drive

Firefighters arrived at Marine View Drive and Heron Ridge Drive Northeast shortly after 7 p.m., and had finished the rescue about an hour later.

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The News Tribune

Tacoma residents share 10-year vision with city

A tugboat pulls a barge out of the Hylebos Waterway in front of a cloud-covered Mount Rainier Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009.

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Veteran accountant joins SKSD leadership trust

Patterson comes to SKSD from the Renton School District, where she served as the business manager for nine years.

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The News Tribune

It is Drew's turn – third-generation Austin now drag racing

Even when winning became commonplace, days in the pits at National Hot Rod Association drag races were still long and taxing.

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KOMO News

Problems persist after ferry breakdown in Puget Sound

The state ferry system continues to grapple with backups and commuters' flaring tempers after one of its largest vessels lost power Tuesday in Puget Sound.

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The News Tribune

Critic's Picks for the weekend of Aug. 1-3

Seattle's Trio Pardalote, known for its intimate Club Shostakovich concerts in club venues, comes to Vashon this weekend for a festival-style concert.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Tacoma Little Theatre Presents the Grunch, 8/8-10

SUMMER CAMP @ TLT is pleased to present the Tacoma premiere of the musical THE GRUNCH, written by Denver Casado & Betina Russo, and directed by Pavlina Morris.

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The News Tribune

Another Bordeaux wins the Tacoma City Junior title

If Collin Bordeaux did not know the relevant history of the Tacoma Junior City Amateur before this week, he certainly got the entire lowdown from his family.

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The News Tribune

Tacoma's first retail marijuana store will open Friday in Nalley Valley

City of Destiny marijuana smokers who have been patiently waiting for retail pot sales in their own hometown may now exhale.

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The News Tribune

Man charged with trying to rape woman on Tacoma's Pacific Avenue

Marcus Stockinger, 30, is charged with second-degree attempted rape, indecent liberties and first-degree robbery.

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Tacoma City Council Meeting - July 29, 2014

Resolution No. 38972 A resolution setting Thursday, September 18, 2014, at 9:00 a.m., as the date for a hearing by the Hearing Examiner to confirm the Assessment Roll for SCF-11 for the reconstruction of unfit or unsafe sidewalks at 91 locations throughout the City.

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The News Tribune

Toxic algae bloom reported at Wapato Lake

A toxic algae bloom in Tacoma's Wapato Lake has made the water unsafe for people and pets, the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department said Tuesday.

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The News Tribune

Washington ferry with hundreds aboard loses power

The vessel, carrying 405 passengers and 138 cars, has dropped anchor and is stable in the water off Bainbridge Island, west of Seattle, Coursey said.

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The News Tribune

Sex offender released to Tacoma from SCC arrested for alleged probation violation

A convicted sex offender released in June after 11 years at the state's center for sexually violent predators was arrested Monday for a probation violation.

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