An incoming storm will bring up to two inches of rain and heavy winds by Saturday, forecasters say. The National Weather Service issued a special weather statement through late Saturday due to several hazardous weather conditions, including possible flooding on the Puyallup River near Orting.
Fifteen years after the last service, a historic Methodist church soon will celebrate its new life as the arts center for the University of Washington Tacoma.
Pierce County judge on Wednesday authorized doctors at Western State Hospital to forcibly administer anti-psychotic medications to a Tacoma teenager accused of a series of sex crimes, including the attempted rape of a day care worker last spring.
Over the last two decades, Neel Parikh has led the Pierce County Library System into the digital and computer age, added new library branches and increased community-focused services for children.
University of Washington Tacoma Chancellor Debra Friedman announced Wednesday that she will be partially stepping back from some of her university duties while she fights cancer.
Man allegedly refuses to give identification and slugs officer who made him stop smoking in downtown Tacoma, Pierce County prosecutors say.
A section of South Tacoma Way will be closed this weekend while crews demolish the temporary viaduct on eastbound state Route 16.
Starting next month, the city of Tacoma will require most people to show government-issued identification to visit any floor above the third at City Hall. Visitors must also have a reason to be there, such as an appointment with a staff member.
Figuring out what the state and federal taxes on Sheree Heils The Price is Right winnings will be is about as complicated as, well, filing taxes.
Sheree Heil knows her shoes. And that, says the 58-year-old Tacoma nurse, is how she was in a position to win a $157,300 car, making her the biggest daytime winner in the history of The Price is Right TV game show.
A fire that displaced seven people from their Tacoma home Monday was caused by an electrical wire shortage in the attic, according to the Fire Department.
Crews have knocked down a fire at 3525 S. Sheridan St., and are now working on hot spots, according to Tacoma Fire.
The Point Defiance Pagoda always has been significant to the Tacoma community. It being named a historic site just confirmed what locals already knew.
In early fall, Joe Lopez and his wife, Evelyn, casually talked about him running for the Tacoma City Council at some point in the future.
Think Washington state drivers are bad? Study says they could be worse ... a lot worse.
Weekend construction on state Route 16 in Tacoma was completed Sunday, 15 hours earlier than planned according to the state Department of Transportation.
Anyes Kim watched in a mirror as Amy Jackson snipped away pieces of her wedding dress.
The Tacoma father won no prizes for parenting. At 1 a.m. on New Years Day, he staggered out of a restaurant and got behind the wheel of a red and white Cadillac. His two young children sat in the back seat, unbelted.
Clear, dry weather Friday and Saturday put construction crews ahead of schedule on the Nalley Valley project, meaning the new eastbound state Route 16 viaduct could open to traffic Sunday rather than Monday as previously expected.
Work crews will continue putting the final touches on the new Nalley Valley viaduct in Tacoma this weekend, which means lane restrictions on state Route 16 Saturday through Monday.
Going somewhere? AAA wants you to start in Tacoma. The agency wants your trip to start as soon as you walk in the door of its newly remodeled store on South Union Street.
Sebastian Killion is a soft-spoken, well-mannered 18-year-old with a head of mousy brown corkscrew curls that spill onto his forehead, hiding part of his youthful face.
A woman charged with first-degree child assault for abusing her son told detectives she'd recently graduated from drug treatment and was angry and frustrated because she had no one to help her care for the boy.
In the summer of 2011, Tacoma businessman Hatem Shalabi stood at the controls of a small business empire: 22 Arco gas stations sited throughout Western Washington and Oregon. He employed more than 220 workers.
The Fred Meyer grocery store at South 19th and South Mildred streets was evacuated Thursday after a broken pipe sprayed gas and liquid around a room in the building, according to Tacoma Fire.
Crews will close all lanes of eastbound state Route 16 at 10 p.m. Friday, and the roadway won’t fully open again until Monday.
A Tacoma man was ordered jailed on $1 million bail Thursday after pleading not guilty to a 1991 fatal shooting.
Monday, Jan. 6, will be opening day for Forum Tacoma, the bar that replaces the former Paddy Coynes. The Tacoma pub will closely duplicate the Puyallup Forum, which opened in the summer of 2013 in downtown Puyallup.
Bundled in green and blue hoodies and jerseys, a short line of dedicated Seahawks fans waited briefly outside in the cold, dark morning.
A main section of the Foothills Trail that cuts through the city of Sumner is a key step closer to being finished, thanks to a recent infusion of funds approved by the Puget Sound Regional Council.
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