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Gig Harbor has history on display, horsepower for rent at Wings & Wheels

Destiny Kauffman knows what she likes when she sees it. Even if the object of her affection costs around $240,000.

Giddy with appreciation, Destiny Kauffman of Lacey emerges Sunday from the driver’s seat of a Lamborghini Gallardo at the annual show in Gig Harbor.

Q&A: Evergreen historian Stephanie Coontz talks about the Supreme Court’s gay marriage ruling

“I think as historians, what we had to contribute was to point out these were changes: Marriage has not always been just the same institution...

In a July 1st Interview at her Olympia-area home retired Evergreen facility member Evergreen State College faculty member Stephanie Coontz shares her observations on the state of marriage in America, and particularly in light of the recent Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage.

Large-scale retail could be coming to Frederickson

The Pierce County Council paved the way for development of big-box stores in the community of Frederickson in a split vote Tuesday night.

For once, July 4 yields summery weather for Freedom Fair celebration

Thousands watch air show, stroll along Ruston Way to celebrate Independence Day.

The performing duo Buckwheat Catapillar admire some stunt flying at Freedom Fair, Tacoma's Independence Day celebration along Ruston Way.

County budgets $35,000 for Lindquist investigation

A former deputy attorney general will provide legal advice to Pierce County leaders during the investigation of Prosecutor Mark Lindquist and his office.