Tacoma Fire spokesman Joe Meinecke discusses the fire that sent one man to the hospital early Thursday. The fire was reported around 6 a.m. on the 11th floor of the Orion building at 29 St. Helens Ave.
State Sen. Reuven Carlyle, D-Seattle, talks with reporter Melissa Santos about how to be one of the best-dressed at the state Capitol, how he underestimated Washington state's state's love of marijuana and what kind of tax policies he prefers to comply with a court order to fully fund public schools. Also, he gives his predictions about flying cars and the date of the Legislature's final adjournment, all over a basket of tater tots (and a vegan hash). Filmed Monday, May 22 at King Solomon's Reef in Olympia.
Ty William Thacker Fuller, 49, pleaded not guilty at arraignment Wednesday to vehicular homicide, two counts of hit-and-run, and third-degree assault. Court Commissioner Meagan Foley set bail at $1 million. Prosecutors say Fuller crashed into a golf cart driven by 65-year-old Gary Moody Tuesday, who died from his injuries.
Pilot Jim Martinelli talks about this Corsair, a WW2-era fighter plane, at Tacoma Narrows Airport. On Friday he will fly it over a ceremony at Lincoln High School as part of a ceremony recognizing Marine Major Gregory "Pappy" Boyington, who attended Tacoma’s Lincoln High School and flew such a plane heroically against the Japanese in WW2.