Million-dollar tent city? Go slow, Tacoma

Slumlord millionaire is one name Tacoma city government does not want. It’s one thing to offer temporary “pop-up” relief for area homeless, but erecting expensive tent city could be asking for trouble.

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Gig Harbor pitcher Avery Jones: 'I feel like I was on another level'

Gig Harbor senior pitcher Avery Jones shut down Edmonds-Woodway in the 3A state semifinals as the Tides reached the championship match with the win at Safeco Field. Jones struck out 10 batters in a complete-game shutout.
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Gig Harbor pitcher Avery Jones: 'I feel like I was on another level' 1:12

Gig Harbor pitcher Avery Jones: 'I feel like I was on another level'

Watch: 3A 110 hurdles state champion is Bonney Lake's Cody Miller 1:08

Watch: 3A 110 hurdles state champion is Bonney Lake's Cody Miller

Emerald Ridge's Karlee Stueckle is 4A state 100 hurdles champion 1:32

Emerald Ridge's Karlee Stueckle is 4A state 100 hurdles champion

Tahoma breaks state relay record – but they aren't done 2:15

Tahoma breaks state relay record – but they aren't done