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.
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.
Tacoma has a new street: Reginald Gutierrez Lane. The street that winds through Stewart Heights Park and past a police substation where the slain officer worked was named in a dedication ceremony Wednesday.
Jack, a rescue dog, trains for the first day on a boat in the Puget Sound to track feces of endangered killer whales for scientific research. He is a part of the Conservation Canine program at the University of Washington.