Pierce County wanted more money to house Tacoma's offenders but the city went to Fife, putting the county jail millions of dollars into the red.
Dee-Dee Dukes-Gethers, a two-year Fife City Council member, was trailing challenger Winston Marsh in early election returns Wednesday.
Three people accused of harboring a 15-year-old runaway at a Fife motel and pimping her out were arrested Wednesday, police said.
A three-car crash in Fife has police officers advising morning commuters to avoid the area.
Elsie Taniguchi was part of the Japanese community that made up a third of Fife’s population in 1942, when she and her family were taken from their farm to a detention center at the Puyallup Fairgrounds.
A 31-year-old woman charged with five robberies at Tacoma and Fife stores used Mace, a butcher knife and an air soft handgun, according to court documents.
Megan Jendrick has always been a woman with a plan, even when she was a girl. Before becoming a three-time Olympic swimming medalist, she was 12-year-old Megan Quann from Puyallup with a four-year plan and a big dream.
A reader inquired about the fate of Fife City Bar & Grill after seeing a sign for an auction of that restaurants equipment. I found a website announcement from Chef Diana Prine saying that she has closed her Fife restaurant. Heres the text of Prines farewell, which you can read here. Something to note she said shes excited for what lies ahead. I hope to reach her by phone soon to find out what that is. Another restaurant in the works?
Drunken driving arrests in Pierce County were down from last year over the Labor Day weekend, according to the Washington Traffic Safety Commission.
The family of a Fife teen says he has been missing for a couple weeks.
Fresh from mid-morning recess in the August sunshine, a group of 17 pre-kindergarten students needed a gentle reminder that it was time to focus.
Tacoma firefighters are training today at a home in Fife, so dont worry if you see smoke or flames near 1623 62nd Avenue East.
A woman was arrested for investigation of drunken driving after she pulled into the path of a Fife police officer responding to a priority call Monday, authorities said.
Its a night of togetherness, meant to draw neighbors together and push criminals out.
A closed-off Union Pacific railroad crossing in Fife that has long divided the city is now one of the city's most divisive topics.
The two houses are about 100 yards apart in a quiet gated neighborhood called the Buttes on a wooded plateau just outside Orting.
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