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Labor pains

With only a few weeks to go before our first grandchild makes her debut, we headed north this weekend to try to make ourselves useful to the parents-to-be. 360 more words


Open Letter to Jim McCune on homelessness - from Wayne Cooke, Graham community activist

Open Letter to Pierce County Councilmember Jim McCune, District 3

By  Wayne Cooke

Re: Homelessness

Dear Jim,

I have spent many hours researching our “homeless problem,” sparked by my friendship with a young homeless couple from Graham. 879 more words

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Seth And Kat's 4 Things You Need To Know-April 6th


The Seattle Mariners are helping to grant a wish for a baseball fan in Spanaway . Jesse Bailey will get to run the bases at the home opener game on Friday as a part of the Make A Wish program. 302 more words


Shop Owner Arrested In Fatal Shooting

SPANAWAY, Wash. (AP) — A Spanaway convenience store owner has been arrested in the fatal shooting of a man he suspected of shoplifting.

KCPQ reported 21-year-old Jakeel Mason was shot twice in the back. 90 more words


Tacoma woman missing since Saturday | The News Tribune

A Tacoma woman is missing and police are concerned because she requires medication for an undisclosed condition.

Holly Sims, 54, was last seen about 2:30 a.m. 22 more words


Convenience Store Clerk Shot In Spanaway; 2 Arrested

SPANAWAY, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say three people are in custody after a woman was shot while working at a convenience store in Spanaway.

Pierce County Sheriff’s Office Detective Ed Troyer says the 30-year-old woman was shot Thursday afternoon during a robbery while working at the Pacific Quickmart on Pacific Avenue South and 167th Street South. 60 more words


Region in full Burn Ban - Stage 2

by Bruce A. Smith


The “Greater Pierce County Area,” a new legal and environmental designation for those parts of Pierce County east of the Tacoma Narrows and north of the South Pierce Fire District, is now under a full Burn Ban. 833 more words

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