A 19-year-old Challenger High School student was hospitalized Friday morning with life-threatening injuries after a wreck involving a garbage truck in Spanaway, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department.
A curator and administrator with national gallery credentials will head the Tacoma Art Museum. David Setford has been named the museum’s new executive director. He comes from the Spanish Colonial Arts Society in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
A number of bills are being proposed in the Washington Legislature this year to address the state’s opioid crisis, including legislation to limit the supply of pain medication doctors are allowed to prescribe.