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  • LOCAL NEWS PHOTOS

    A peek at Washington and Rainer Elementary Schools

    A photo tour of the new Rainier Elementary School at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Lakewood and the remodeled Washington Elementary School in Tacoma's Proctor District.

  • LOCAL NEWS PHOTOS

    48th Annual American Dahlia Society National Show

  • NEWS VIDEO

    Work Clothes: Jockey

    Connie Doll, 55, is a veteran jockey at Emerald Downs and claims to be the longest-running female riders in the United States. She's tough but easy for trainers and owners to work with because she's so conscientious and great with the horses. Photographed in the room where the jockeys' silks are ...

  • NEWS VIDEO

    Work Clothes: Franclyn Heinecke, beekeeper

    * Although a smoker is handy to soothe the temperament of her colonies, master beekeeper Franclyn Heinecke, 65, still gears up while on the job. "Bees are stinging insects and are pretty savvy about protecting their colony and food. They know to go for sensitive spots."

  • NEWS VIDEO

    Work Clothes: Jeri Campbell, nurse

    Jeri Campbell has seen a lot of change in her 40-year nursing career, particular in attire. Gone is the prim, Nurse Ratched-look. These days, in the pediatric intensive care unit at Mary Bridge Hospital, she wears an assortment of multicolored blouses because "children don’t relate to starched...

  • NEWS VIDEO

    Work Clothes: Father Seraphim Majmudar, Greek Orthodox priest

    When Father Seraphim Majmudar is not wearing his understated everyday black cassock, he dresses in ornamental liturgical robes for services at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Tacoma. "The garments don't mean really anything more than the context in which they are worn. They're not magic robes...

  • NEWS VIDEO

    Work Clothes: Brian Hertzog, Triple-A umpire

    Brian Hertzog, 34, has been umpiring for nine years, three in the Triple-A Pacific Coast League, which is one step from the Major Leagues. But, as Brian points out, that's a big step. He aspires to one of the 75 big league positions, of which maybe one a year becomes available. He takes pride in ...

  • NEWS VIDEO

    Work Clothes: Rob Tinsley, maintenance tech

    Practicality is paramount in the work clothes of maintenance technician Rob Tinsley, 46, who gets dirty daily. Tinsley works for LOTT Cleanwater Alliance of Thurston County. The alliance owns and operates wastewater and reclaimed water facilities throughout the Lacey-Olympia-Tumwater, Washington ...

  • NEWS VIDEO

    Work Clothes: Elijah O'Bannon, carhop

    The uniform is standard fast-food issue but the treasured skates are Elijah O'Bannon's. The 16-year-old is quite adept on wheels and a naturally amiable kid, which makes him an ideal roller-skating carhop for Tacoma's Sonic Drive-In. The secret to performing the "Burger Ballet," a pirouette while...

  • NEWS VIDEO

    Work Clothes: Justin B. Wright, clown

    "Clown clothes" make Justin B. Wright's occupation instantly recognizable but attitude and gesture are what make his performances memorable. The 46-year-old's signature gag is a pie in the face. He's delivered over a thousand whipped cream salutations, "from Washington to Washington, D.C.," including...

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