Local News Newsletter
He wanted to be president, but instead he’s trying to save the world
As a child of the 1930s and ’40s, Pete Henriot was the last of five Catholic children in his family born near Tacoma’s St. Patrick Church...
To serve and protect the military
Washington state’s first military affairs director, Kristine Reeves, knows she can’t stop the Pentagon budget cuts that will soon ripple across the country.
All dogs go to heaven, but they still might need Yelm’s animal angel
When a pet or its owner is at the end of their rope, Wanda Bittner wants to be their angel.
Pierce Transit to restart Puyallup fair service
Pierce Transit will provide bus service to the Washington State Fair in Puyallup this year for the first time since 2010.
Peter Callaghan: While the adults argue, education achievement gap remains
It was coincidental that Kati Haycock was in the area last week in the midst of legislative debate over two important education reform issues.