<![CDATA[Watchdog Government News |]]> http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/watchdog/ en-us Mon, 15 Jan 2018 11:31:03 PST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Mon, 15 Jan 2018 11:31:03 PST Watchdog 60 ian.swenson@thenewstribune.com How to respond if you receive a robocall http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/watchdog/article211298764.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 May 2018 17:11:14 PDT http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/watchdog/article211298764.html What Pierce County property owes the most in late taxes? You've probably been there http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/business/article210149179.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 04 May 2018 08:00:00 PDT

Despite telling state they didn’t need the money, Pierce health care giants seek public funds for new psychiatric hospital http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/watchdog/article86902642.html#storylink=rss MultiCare and CHI Franciscan told state they could pay for 120-bed facility themselves

Asking others for as much as half of the cost of the $40.6 million hospital

Partnership says it will build whether it gets public funds or not

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Meetings between Tacoma city, port officials will not be public http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/business/port-of-tacoma/article86535222.html#storylink=rss ‘Working group’ will discuss notification of large industrial projects, strategic plan

State law allows such meetings to be private, since neither body will have a quorum

Meetings could start sometime in July

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