Last weeks 911 outage prompted the most widespread use ever of Pierce Countys emergency alert system, which sends messages to land lines and cellphones across the county.
A toddler died Monday after he was hit by a truck while being pulled in a wagon on the Foothills Trail in Buckley, Buckley police chief Jim Arsanto said.
Bail was set Monday at $175,000 for a man who sparked a manhunt when he ran off after allegedly crashing his SUV into car, badly injuring two women.
A mother and her three children were displaced Monday morning after a fire ripped through their Kent apartment.
An arrest warrant has been issued for a 26-year-old woman who concocted a story to protect the man now charged with severely injuring her 5-year-old son.
A Roy man driving in Oregon had a cinder block dropped on his car from a freeway overpass which struck his passenger in the face, Oregon State Police said.
Two men were injured early Monday after a possible methamphetamine lab exploded behind a home in South Tacoma.
A 20-year-old Tacoma woman who contends she was subjected to an odyssey of horror as a foster child has sued the state of Washington for $5 million.
A Lakebay man whose pickup crashed into a Purdy-area ditch Christmas Day died Friday from his injuries, the State Patrol said.
A Lake Tapps woman was in critical condition and a South Hill man in custody Sunday after a hit-and-run crash Saturday night in Puyallup led to an overnight manhunt.
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Thursday's seven-hour 911 outage apparently stemmed from a malfunction in the telephone networks that people use to make everyday calls, not the separate system that sends calls to emergency dispatchers, state officials said Friday.
A Pierce County woman pleaded guilty Friday to wire fraud and aggravated identity theft in a scheme that netted her more than $95,000, the U.S. Attorneys Office announced.
A tax preparer in Kent was indicted this morning in a tax fraud scheme that preyed on immigrants, according to the U.S. Attorneys Office.
Pierce County prosecutors have charged a woman with first-degree robbery for allegedly luring a man to a Fife hotel and robbing him with the assistance of two men.
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