This public records bill is a snow job

Under normal circumstances, we cheer bipartisanship and applaud Democratic and Republican leaders for coming together on legislation. But the cynical game that’s afoot at the state Capitol this week is being played under abnormal circumstances and should be met with jeers, not cheers.

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Illegal marijuana market raid nets 200 pounds of pot, controversial video 1:24

Illegal marijuana market raid nets 200 pounds of pot, controversial video

Huge container cranes being shipped 4:42

Huge container cranes being shipped

Pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver 0:39

Pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver

A dweeb from Puyallup answers his critics 4:39

A dweeb from Puyallup answers his critics

2 suspects in fatal Tacoma stabbing appear in court 0:27

2 suspects in fatal Tacoma stabbing appear in court

Possible bomb threat at Naval Base Kitsap 0:48

Possible bomb threat at Naval Base Kitsap

Tires 101: Be prepared for winter weather 2:09

Tires 101: Be prepared for winter weather

How to prepare for winter weather 1:18

How to prepare for winter weather

Preparing properly for winter weather 1:18

Preparing properly for winter weather

Winter returns with a vengeance. Brrrrr 0:41

Winter returns with a vengeance. Brrrrr

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Illegal marijuana market raid nets 200 pounds of pot, controversial video 1:24

Illegal marijuana market raid nets 200 pounds of pot, controversial video

Huge container cranes being shipped 4:42

Huge container cranes being shipped

Pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver 0:39

Pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver

2 suspects in fatal Tacoma stabbing appear in court 0:27

2 suspects in fatal Tacoma stabbing appear in court

Possible bomb threat at Naval Base Kitsap 0:48

Possible bomb threat at Naval Base Kitsap

Tires 101: Be prepared for winter weather 2:09

Tires 101: Be prepared for winter weather

How to prepare for winter weather 1:18

How to prepare for winter weather

Preparing properly for winter weather 1:18

Preparing properly for winter weather

Winter returns with a vengeance. Brrrrr 0:41

Winter returns with a vengeance. Brrrrr

Drive-by shooting suspect killed near Eatonville; other suspects arrested 1:38

Drive-by shooting suspect killed near Eatonville; other suspects arrested

A dweeb from Puyallup answers his critics

In our monthly "You rip, I respond," hate mail feature, News Tribune columnist Matt Driscoll takes on readers over issues of homelessness, immigration and his affection for robes.
A dweeb from Puyallup answers his critics 4:39

A dweeb from Puyallup answers his critics

Illegal marijuana market raid nets 200 pounds of pot, controversial video 1:24

Illegal marijuana market raid nets 200 pounds of pot, controversial video

Huge container cranes being shipped 4:42

Huge container cranes being shipped

Pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver 0:39

Pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver