Matt Driscoll: The derelict home next door to all of us
Of the 300 or so derelict properties in Tacoma, code inspection supervisor Dan McConaughy estimates that about 60 percent are wallowing in a “...
Oldest, best behaved medical marijuana shops most likely to get licensed
Regulators are preparing to implement a new law.
Tacoma police shoot at mental patient who allegedly assaulted staff members, tried to run over officers
Tacoma police said a mental health patient assaulted three staff members Friday, carjacked a woman in Stadium District and tried to run down two police...
Rodney breezes through ninth in Mariners’ 3-2 win over Toronto
Fernando Rodney says he feels ‘invincible’ when protecting a one-run lead; Paxton gets victory in his native country.
Quirks have shaped Justin Marsden into an MLB-draft hopeful pitcher for Auburn Mountainview
Coach Glen Walker compares the righty with the unhittable curveball to another one of his students — World Series-winning Tim Lincecum.
Gig Harbor soccer gets that sinking feeling again in state quarterfinal loss to Wenatchee
One year after being bounced out of the state in a shootout loss, the Tides fall in a shootout to the Panthers.
Automakers to reveal models covered by wider air bag recall
Eleven automakers are expected next week to reveal which models are being added to a massive recall of air bags made by Takata Corp.
2 people chained to Shell ship north of Seattle
Two people have chained themselves to a support ship that is part of Royal Dutch Shell's exploratory oil drilling plans and currently moored in Washington...
Hawaii groups plant coconut trees, protest against Monsanto
Demonstrators spent Saturday planting coconut trees and waving signs in rallies across the Hawaiian Islands as part of an international day of protests...
Msgr. Lynn remains behind bars pending decision on appeals
It's been three weeks since Msgr. William J. Lynn was sent back to prison after the state Supreme Court reinstated his 2012 conviction and sentence for child endangerment in the Catholic Church priest sex abuse scandal.
What TV streamers get NOW, we used to have to work for
This week my friend Joanne posted to Facebook, "If anyone tries to spoil the final episode of "Mad Men," I will come at you on white roller skates to organ music."
Mom doesn't want to miss baby's firsts
My daughter is going to start crawling at any moment.