Grannies moving Ice Chips Candy to Olympia
Candy maker that appeared on ABC TV show Shark Tank has outgrown former Yelm location.
Army’s new top NCO talks drawdown and deployments on JBLM visit
Newly appointed Sergeant Major of the Army Daniel Dailey answers questions about the role of the adaptive soldier in a slimmed-down military.
Hospitals, senators want more data on mental-health releases
State senators unanimously agreed Wednesday to collect more data on whether people who should be detained for dangerous mental illness are being turned...
Jephthah Appiah-Donkor leads Fife Trojans against almost-perfect Clarkston Bantams
A line drive pass screamed by Jephthah Appiah-Donkor’s outstretched arms and out of bounds during a scrimmage Tuesday afternoon, prompting Fife...
MLS, players reach agreement, season starts on time
MLS commissioner Don Garber confirmed Wednesday that the league and its players’ union reached an agreement in principle on a new collective...
Washington’s dynamic, do-it-all guard Kelsey Plum makes the Huskies a force
Washington Huskies basketball star Kelsey Plum is a woman of mystery, for better or worse. Inevitably, it’s better for the Huskies and worse...
South Sound gas prices once again approach $3 a gallon
Refinery shutdowns, maintenance updates and conversion to summer blends cut gasoline availability despite crude glut.
Add golf: Economic Development Board outlines successes at annual meeting
Portable putting greens in the foyer foreshadowed the keynote speaker’s presentation Wednesday at the annual meeting of the Economic Development Board for Tacoma-Pierce County.
Vigor Industrial and Seattle’s Kvichak Marine agree to merge
The Northwest’s largest shipbuilding and repair company is buying a Ballard-based maker of aluminum work boats.
Marianne Binetti: Thinking about topsoil and mulch
Spring projects sprout this time of year. March is a good time to restore and rejuvenate an old lawn, start some raised beds for vegetables and weed...
Pleasing white wines at value prices
White wines are generally less expensive than reds for a few reasons.
LEDs are a bright idea
LED lights offer the same color, brightness and quality of light compared with soon-to-be-gone incandescents.