With U.S. Open locations now set through 2026, it’s starting to look like Sound Transit light-rail will reach Pierce County before another men’s golf major is held here. But that doesn’t mean the 10-year-old course is a white elephant.
VA home loans were meant to help returning veterans, not hurt them. Unfortunately, when home sellers and agents see the words “VA loan,” they instantly think hassle — even in the military-friendly Tacoma area.
A deadly 2013 standoff involving Lakewood and Fife police lives on in the form of a federal lawsuit. For now, the only certainty is that the Lakewood commander who oversaw the siege shouldn’t have sat on a panel that reviewed it.
A 105-day regular session plus month-long overtime wasn’t enough for the Washington Legislature to finish the people’s work. Rank-and-file members wait while leaders negotiate. What to do with the down time?
Tacoma-Pierce County public health officials, take heed: Restaurant customers have a craving for good information that rivals their appetite for good food. Why not be as forthcoming as King and Thurston counties are?