When Steve McCammon became principal of Fife High School in 1996, the Fife School District was recovering from a 37-day teachers strike the previous fall, which was a state record at the time.
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Substantial improvements in Washington’s financial outlook provided state lawmakers with a pathway to resolve their budget differences Tuesday, and negotiators expressed optimism that they would avoid any government shutdown.
The Lakewood City Council narrowed to two the number of finalists vying to become the new city manager after five hours of closed-door interviews and discussion Tuesday.
The Puyallup City Council unanimously passed an ordinance Tuesday night that bans two or more sex offenders or violent felons from living together in residential areas within the city limits.
A Pierce County Council committee Tuesday recommended making it illegal for suspected prostitutes and their customers to attempt to detect undercover officers by engaging in sexual contact before a transaction is made.
Nate Evans had three children depending on him and held down a good job running a hyperbaric chamber at a hospital.
The State Liquor Control Board, which also controls the business of recreational marijuana, has issued a list of the “Top 10 Suggestions for Preparing to Apply for a Marijuana License.”
At the Paris Air Show on Tuesday, as expected, Boeing Co. launched the final and largest member of its Dreamliner jet family, the 787-10.
What’s in a name? For an aging but highly visible city icon, potentially big dough.
Fire ripped through a house in Tacoma’s Browns Point neighborhood Tuesday morning, firefighters said.
Word on the Street: Puyallup City Council unanimously passes halfway house ordinance, bans multiple sex offenders, violent felons from living in residential areas
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