Hudtloff Middle School recently was named a KCTS 9 Pathways to Excellence Award winner. The award recognizes schools that are closing the achievement gap. The Pathways to Excellence Awards focus on schools that excel in tapping the potential of historically underserved populations.
The Clover Park School Board will hold a special meeting and workshop at 4:30 p.m. Dec. 9. The workshop agenda features an update on the district’s career and technical education program and proposed changes for the 2014-15 school year. The regular board meeting begins at 6 p.m.
Lakewood police say that for medical reasons they retired one of their K-9s, who is the subject of two lawsuits against the city and his handler.
The Army has begun correcting medical records for former Madigan Army Medical Center patients who left the military with conflicting diagnoses for behavioral health conditions such as post-traumatic stress disorder.
Law enforcement in Pierce County will be increasing DUI patrols through the holiday season.
Bail set at $1 million for man accused of conspiring with others to kill an alleged drug dealer but fatally shooting his cousin.
A fifth man charged in connection with the death of a Lakewood man mistakenly shot in a murder-for-hire plot last year was jailed Sunday, police said.
Oasis. Hidden jewel. Diamond in the rough. These arent typical descriptions for storm retention ponds abutting commercial development and Interstate 5. But ask people familiar with Wards Lake Park in Lakewoods northeastern corner, and thats how they describe the man-made lake and the trails that surround it.
Tacoma Police say a man suspected of shooting another man in east Tacoma early Saturday killed himself in a Lakewood apartment a few hours later.
West Pierce firefighters are training at a Lakewood home today so dont be wary if you see smoke near the 10700 block of Farwest Drive SW.
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