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Chemical applications at Waughop and Wapato lakes are OK for now. But dredging stands out as the best long-term fix, rather than routinely dumping thousands of gallons of volatile chemicals into the water.

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'Dreamer' freed in Tacoma after 47 days in detention center

Daniel Ramirez Medina was freed Wednesday in Tacoma after he posted a $15,000 bond, and left the federal immigration detention center there shortly before 4:30 p.m.
Drew Perine dperine@thenewstribune.com
'Dreamer' freed in Tacoma after 47 days in detention center 2:20

'Dreamer' freed in Tacoma after 47 days in detention center

Gig Harbor teenage weightlifter qualifies for USA Weightlifting Youth Nationals 1:20

Gig Harbor teenage weightlifter qualifies for USA Weightlifting Youth Nationals

West: 'Million-to-1 chance' Public Records Act will be ruled unconstitutional 0:49

West: 'Million-to-1 chance' Public Records Act will be ruled unconstitutional

LB Azeem Victor is already healthy after November surgery 1:53

LB Azeem Victor is already healthy after November surgery