Local News Newsletter


Graham Fire announces service cuts following failed levy

Graham Fire & Rescue announced reductions in service Tuesday, the latest in a string of financial problems in the fire district located in East Pierce County.

Lakewood sticks drivers with $20 car tab fee

The City Council supports the annual fee in a 6-1 vote; collection will begin in 2015 and is set to expire in 2020.

Tenino baby dies after being hit by car

A 1-year-old Tenino girl died Tuesday morning after being struck by a vehicle in her driveway, according to the Thurston County Sheriff's Office.

First section of downtown Tacoma’s Prairie Line Trail to open next week

Next week, the University of Washington Tacoma will celebrate the opening of the middle segment of downtown’s 1-mile linear park known as the...

The former Prairie Line railroad tracks form a trail through University of Washington Tacoma, as shown in this February 2012 photo.

Show & Tell: Schools and youth in the news

News and information about schools and youth in the South Sound