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  1. Letter: Varied developments can coexistRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Columbian

    ... even market rate rents, let alone purchasing or renting an upscale condominium. Consider our neighbor to the north, Tacoma, where its port authority, along with Foss Waterway Seaport, now sports a new multi-story apartment complex, a ...


  2. Audit: Wash. overpaid contractor to fight Carlton ComplexRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... July 2014 in the Methow River valley of Okanogan County. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1Ldxx25 TACOMA, Wash. -- A state accountability audit has found that the Washington Department of Natural Resources overpaid a private ...


  3. Q&A: Referee says be fair a " but dona t expect much loveRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Olympian

    Tacoma defense attorney Keith MacFie giving the captains of the Fife and Washington high schools instructions before their Friday night game. McFie said he has been officiating mostly high school football games for 23 years.


  4. Seattle incorrectly told vets they'd lose benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... were being stored indefinitely in a yellow bucket. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1LbZveB TACOMA, Wash. -- Auditors say the Department of Veterans Affairs office in Seattle incorrectly sent letters to dozens of military ...


  5. MARAD Funds Study on LNG As Propulsion FuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marine News

    ... Midnight Sun is a Roll-on/Roll-off (RO/RO) cargo ship, which provides round-trip shipping service between the Port of Tacoma, WA and the Port of Anchorage, AK. The study is expected to be completed by 2018. TMS Cardiff Gas Ltd. has signed a contract ...


  6. Glass Floats Galore Return to Central Oregon Coast, Lincoln CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Beach Connection

    ... experience and is excited to be participating this year. "I caught the glass bug when I studied under Dale Chihuly in Tacoma, Washington" said Birdwell. "Ever since, I have been blessed to call this my profession and am so excited to be a part of ...


  7. In Our View: Cheers & JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Columbian

    ... light, demonstrating how Washington is failing its most vulnerable citizens. Western State Hospital in Lakewood, near Tacoma, now faces the loss of federal Medicaid and Medicare payments after failing to protect a patient who was tied down and ...


  8. Two girls seriously hurt after being hit by carRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Columbian

    Two girls crossing the street on their way to Mason Middle School were hit by a car and seriously injured Friday morning, Tacoma police reported. The incident occurred about 7:50 a.m. at North 21st and Monroe streets.


  9. Private funding to keep charter schools open a uncertain,a backers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Olympian

    ... to complete the school year there. Nine charter schools with nearly 1,300 students - including three schools in Tacoma - had already opened when the Supreme Court ruling was issued. The association argues that forcing students - especially special ...


  10. 'Queen: It's a Kinda Magic' recreates the Queen sensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Seattle Gay News

    ... Andrews-Katz - SGN A&E Writer 'QUEEN: IT'S A KINDA MAGIC' BROADWAY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS PANTAGES THEATER - TACOMA September 26 There is no doubt that QUEEN was one of the greatest rock-n-roll bands in history. Led by the prolific talents ...


  11. Tanganyika Wildlife Park to add two clouded leopard cubsRead the original story

    Friday | The Wichita Eagle

    Kapok, a clouded leopard, interacts playfully with staff biologist Andy Goldfarb at Point Defiance Zoo in Tacoma, Wash., in September. Kapok and his brother, Teak, are being sent to Tanganyika Wildlife Park in Wichita.


  12. 2 girls seriously injured while walking to school in TacomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Tacoma police say two girls were seriously injured Friday morning when they were hit by a car while crossing a street on their way to school. The News Tribune newspaper reports the principal of Mason Middle School sent a message home to parents saying the girls' injuries were serious but not life-threatening.


  13. Museums 201: Pickup Trucks in the 1920s and 1930sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Daily Kos

    ... of automobile museums. Shown above is a 1924 Ford Model T Roadster Pickup on display at LeMay-America's Car Museum in Tacoma, Washington. These trucks were available in both electric start and crank start models. Shown above is a 1924 Ford Model TT ...


  14. MARAD to Fund Study on LNG ConversionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Marine News

    ... The roll-on/roll-off cargo ship MV Midnight Sun, which provides round-trip shipping service between the Port of Tacoma, Wash. and the Port of Anchorage, Alaska, is scheduled to be converted at Singapore's Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd starting in ...


  15. Arctic Directory October 2015: Vigor expands its new build capacity in TacomaRead the original story

    Friday Oct 2 | Petroleum News

    Fabrication teams at Vigor Industrial's Tacoma, Washington, shipyard have delivered three 60-foot by 24-foot by 15.5-foot breasting barges to Foss Maritime. The barge system will be used to moor Shell's drill rigs at Terminal 5 in Seattle, Washington, where the company is scheduled to ready its fleet for Arctic drilling this summer.


  16. This Weekend: 5 Fun ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 10 | Exit 133

    It's Friday, and we know we're not alone in keeping an eye on the clock, waiting for the work day to tick away. As we wait, we've got one eye on the clock, and the other on our events calendar - and we're seeing the return of a few annual favorites, along with a couple new ones... Tacoma Arts Month Kick-Off - During the month of October Tacoma celebrates its arts community, with special events, studio tours, performances, participatory workshops and more.


  17. South Sound Spotlight to shine Friday on Shelton at WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Examiner.com

    ... to watch prep ball. From the modern sites such as Sparks Stadium in Puyallup to stately 101-year-old Lincoln Bowl in Tacoma quality football under clear autumn skies is the order of the night. No local venue is more impressive than Stadium Bowl on ...


  18. From pampered schoolboy to survivor: Chinese president Xi Jinping's difficult early yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | The Age

    Chinese President Xi Jinping smiles as he concludes a visit to Lincoln High School in Tacoma, Washington, during his US visit. Beijing: When the pandemonium of the Cultural Revolution erupted, he was a slight, softly spoken 13-year-old who loved classical Chinese poetry.


  19. Relay for Life of Alamogordo kicks off SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... Gordy Klatt. Klatt spent 24 hours walking 83 miles at the track at Baker Stadium at the University of Pugent Sound in Tacoma, Washington, and raised $27,000, according to the American Cancer Society. In 1986, Relay for Life grew into 19 teams who ...


  20. Volunteers restoring bathhouse at mansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Auburn Reporter

    ... is to carefully place the 11-by-16-foot bathhouse into a cement-cured foundation and rebuild it in its original form. Tacoma-based Big Fish Construction is in charge of lifting and setting the bathhouse into place, a delicate step that it should be ...


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