Judges rules against Lindquist in text message case

2011 text sent to a subordinate is a public record, despite Pierce County prosecutor’s arguments

Mark Lindquist message to deputy prosecutor: “Tell allies to comment on TNT story”

Ruling exposes the county to potential fines for withholding public record

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Ivan the gorilla will return to Tacoma in statue form

Larger-than-life bronze statue of silverback gorilla should be finished by August

A generation of shoppers visited Ivan at the B&I Shopping Center in Tacoma

Statue will stand at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium entrance