After a record-long session, lawmakers couldn’t find an agreement on the last of their unfinished business. That means the Legislature was set to go home late Thursday with at least two unresolved issues on the table: Rural water rights and the capital budget.
Olympia attorney and Tacoma native Bret Woody shows off some of his growing collection of Tacoma Rainiers gear. He’s particularly fond of the hat featuring the solitary R. “It’s just a way to represent my city. I love Tacoma,” Woody said of his collection.
Even though Pierce County voters and many state lawmakers have agitated to lower tab fees meant to pay for public transportation expansion in the south sound, the State Legislature have kept the fees in place.
Joeli Reim has spent her entire life rebuilding her leg that was left damaged by childhood polio. Now nearly fully recovered, she is ready for the next chapter of her life away from the braces and medical devices.