As Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, the retailer announced a Sears in Puyallup and a Kmart in Bellingham will close. Trouble signs at Tacoma Mall’s Sears were evident last Black Friday.
Local girls planning to join Boy Scouts of America in February share why they want to join. The first-ever BSA Boot Camp for Girls brought together about 20 girls from across the state at Camp Thunderbird in Olympia.
Girls from across the state gathered at Camp Thunderbird in Olympia Oct. 5-7 to participate in the first BSA Boot Camp for Girls, which prepares them for joining Scouts BSA, or Boy Scouts, in February 2019.
Pierce County prosecutors charged Michael Anthony Lee with second-degree murder Monday for the death of his ex-girlfriend, Ethelyn Rojas. Her body was found Oct. 4, 2018 at his Puyallup apartment. Lee pleaded not guilty at arraignment.
President Donald Trump will award Ronald J. Shurer II with the Medal of Honor on Monday for the actions he took to aid his teammates on April 6, 2008, making Shurer the 11th living Army soldier to receive the Medal of Honor for actions in Afghanistan.