Tacoma student seeks state title in Poetry Out Loud contest

A student from Life Christian Academy in Tacoma is a Puget Sound regional winner of the Poetry Out Loud competition. On March 4, she’ll compete against 12 other regional student winners for the state title in an event at Broadway Center for the Performing Arts in Tacoma

Free speech does not include discrimination

The debate over whether conservative religious wedding vendors have the right to refuse services for same-sex marriage ceremonies has been silenced, at least for the time being. The Washington Supreme Court correctly reaffirmed that it is illegal to discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation.

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Kyle Seager on 2017 Mariners

Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager discusses the club's many offseason moves and the disappointment of two near-misses in not making the playoffs over the last three years.
Bob Dutton bdutton@thenewstribune.com
Kyle Seager on 2017 Mariners 2:36

Kyle Seager on 2017 Mariners

Problem motel in Lakewood to be demolished 0:55

Problem motel in Lakewood to be demolished

Federal Way School District Superintendent Tammy Campbell offers support for levy cliff delay 1:13

Federal Way School District Superintendent Tammy Campbell offers support for levy cliff delay

Yelm girls win program's first team title at Mat Classic XXIX 1:04

Yelm girls win program's first team title at Mat Classic XXIX