The Point Defiance rail route between Tacoma and Olympia will be closed to passenger trains Dec. 18 and a new bypass opens that parallels Interstate 5. The Cascades passenger trains have seen a rush lately passengers take one last nostalgic ride.
In an era when drug prices have ignited public outrage and insurers are requiring consumers to shoulder more of the costs, people are shocked to discover they can sometimes get better deals than their own insurers
Is it the tattoo parlors, microbreweries, relatively cheap rent, or all of the above? Regardless of why Tacoma was recently ranked America’s sixth-best city for hipsters, we don’t consider it good news.