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July 31, 2011 12:00 AM

Publicly traded companies don’t always bring good times to towns like Tacoma

The News Tribune’s recent and exhaustive autopsy on commercial real estate developer and investor Prium revealed a lot of gory details about the company’s bankruptcy case, but it also revived a long-standing economic development story not for the faint of stomach: Tacoma’s disappointing history with publicly traded companies.

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