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

Common cause for Tacoma-area immigrants, 75 years apart

Many voices cried out against a presidential executive order that repressed Japanese-Americans during World War II. Their echoes are heard in the protests of today’s Latino immigrants, chafing under executive orders by the Trump administration.

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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

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

Tacoma immigrants-rights rally draws crowd 1:56

Tacoma immigrants-rights rally draws crowd

Nelson Cruz arrives at Mariners training camp 2:38

Nelson Cruz arrives at Mariners training camp