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Traffic

Key exit from I-5 into Tacoma to be closed

The exit from the northbound Interstate 5 collector-distributor lanes onto Interstate 705 and state Route 7 in Tacoma will be closed overnight next week so crews working on can paint a nearby concrete wall and make finishing touches to the new Pacific Avenue Bridge.

Business

Freighthouse Square owner wants Sounder riders out

Owner Brian Borgelt said that Sound Transit, which has operated the Sounder station adjacent to Freighthouse Square since 2000, doesn’t have an easement and that he and shop owners are not being adequately compensated for the construction of a new Amtrak station going in at the site.

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Tire-eating pothole filled, but legend lives on

Drivers of more than a dozen vehicles incurred tire and rim damage by hitting a large pothole on Ruston Way, including the daughter of Tacoma businessman John Gray. It has since been filled.
Drew Perine dperine@thenewstribune.com
Tire-eating pothole filled, but legend lives on 1:01

Tire-eating pothole filled, but legend lives on

Why the Pacific Avenue interchange to I-5 and SR 16 seems outdated 1:27

Why the Pacific Avenue interchange to I-5 and SR 16 seems outdated

Tire-eating pothole filled, but legend lives on 1:01

Tire-eating pothole filled, but legend lives on

Thanksgiving travelers flock to Sea-Tac Airport 1:14

Thanksgiving travelers flock to Sea-Tac Airport