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Saturday, April 19, 2014 -- 4:27 pm
How 3 visionaries brought the U.S. Open to Chambers Bay
Seattle Times - ... the occasional train whizzing by only adds to the ambience. In about 14 months, this idyllic spot just southwest of Tacoma in University Place will be known to the world. The U.S. Open is coming. The golfing world was stunned in 2008, when the ... Read more...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 -- 7:34 am
Tacoma native receives Walt Whitman Award for poetry
Northwest Asian Weekly - ... poetry academy will purchase thousands of copies and distribute them to its members. The 27-year-old Park was born in Tacoma. She earned a BA from the University of Washington, and an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop. She now lives in Los ... Read more...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 -- 7:29 am
UW's Damore'ea Stringfellow, Mariners: Seattle Times readers sound off
Seattle Times - ... player, Jordan Spieth. Just a bit of additional information about his caddie, Michael Greller: Before teaching in Tacoma, he inspired countless sixth grade students at Orchard Heights Elementary in Port Orchard. My niece, Vanessa, (South Kitsap High ... Read more...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 -- 6:27 am
Owl Missing From Point Defiance Zoo Found Safe
Switched - Officials at a Tacoma, Wash., zoo say a trained Eurasian eagle owl that got spooked and flew off into a nearby park has been spotted and captured. Read more...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 -- 12:48 am
Second Seaprog Festival to Showcase Regional and International Progressive/art Rock
Northwest Music Scene - ... sensation Midday Veil, instrumental juggernaut Corima (Los Angeles), The Mercury Tree (Portland), Fang Chia (Tacoma), and Seattle bands Autumn Electric, Badwater Fire Company, Being John McLaughlin, Spacebag, Spontaneous Rex, and Zubatto Syndicate, ... Read more...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 -- 12:14 am
MultiCare Health System Settles Class Action With Healthcare Workers...
PRWeb - ... King, Kitsap and Thurston counties. $98,336 was paid to 778 Registered Nurses who were part of the class action. Tacoma attorney Stephen Hansen says that the nurses were often pressured to work through rest and meal breaks without pay. "Charge ... Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 10:00 pm
Flyaway owl from Tacoma zoo captured in nearby park, hungry but safe
KBND-AM Bend - Officials at a Tacoma, Wash., zoo say a trained Eurasian eagle owl that got spooked and flew off into a nearby park has been spotted and captured. Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 9:18 pm
Mariners notebook: Iwakuma slowly getting groove back
The News Tribune - All-Star right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma experienced no problems Friday in a simulated game and, barring something unexpected, should begin his minor league rehab assignment Tuesday at Triple-A Tacoma. Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 8:26 pm
Flyaway owl found, hungry but safe
WBNS - Officials at a Tacoma, Wash., zoo say a trained Eurasian eagle owl that got spooked and flew off into a nearby park has been spotted and captured. Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 8:22 pm
Wash. zoo eagle owl found, hungry but safe
KGW-TV Portland - Officials at a Tacoma, Wash., zoo say a trained Eurasian eagle owl that got spooked and flew off into a nearby park has been spotted and captured. Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 7:47 pm
The Christian Center springs into action
Park Record - ... Easter baskets were put together for residents of Summit and Wasatch counties consisting solely of donated products. TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - Officials at a Tacoma, Wash., zoo say a trained Eurasian eagle owl that got spooked and flew off into a nearby ... Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 7:38 pm
Wyatt Earp gun sells for $225,000 at auction
Park Record - ... by Boyer in 1994. There is also a letter from Colt that states the gun was made in the time period that Earp lived. TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - Officials at a Tacoma, Wash., zoo say a trained Eurasian eagle owl that got spooked and flew off into a nearby ... Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 5:46 pm
Former Marina couple held in toddler's death
Monterey County Herald - ... son, police said. Brandon Kenney, 33, and Christina Kenney, 31, were taken into custody Tuesday afternoon in Tacoma, Wash., with the help of Tacoma police. Marina police announced the arrests Friday, saying the couple were awaiting extradition ... Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 3:54 pm
Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle: Songs and Stories, Together Onstage
Northwest Music Scene - Grammy Award winning singer-songwriters Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle share the stage at Tacoma's Urban Grace Church on May 17, for a night of song swapping, duets, storytelling and stellar guitar playing. Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 2:59 pm
Huskies Unveil 2014 Uniforms
KHQ-TV Spokane - ... a new era of football. SWX's Neil Stover got dialed in with the University of Washington beat writer for the Tacoma News Tribune, to talk Husky football on Thursday, April 17.Caple gives SWX an inside look on the state of UW football as they enter ... Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 2:43 pm
Iwakuma expected to pitch Tuesday for Tacoma Rainiers
The News Tribune - All-Star right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma experienced no problems Friday in a simulated game and, barring something unexpected, will begin his minor-league rehab assignment Tuesday at Triple-A Tacoma. Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 1:56 pm
Study: High-speed eye tests aid in diagnosis of concussion
Stars and Stripes - ... a potential military application with trials at Naval Medical Center San Diego and Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, Wash. Mounting concern about the long-term effects of concussions has spawned a flurry of new studies - including other ... Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 1:11 pm
Tacoma officer involved in crash while heading to burglary
KOMO News - A Tacoma police officer and another driver are OK after they were involved in a crash Friday morning. Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 11:46 am
Progress, Challenges As Medicaid Rolls Swell in Washington state
GantDaily.com - Tacoma, WA, United States - Washington state has blown past its targets for signing up new Medicaid participants under the Affordable Care Act . Read more...
Friday, April 18, 2014 -- 2:48 am
Strip-mall dining: Sushi restaurants from Tacoma to Gig Harbor
The News Tribune - ... story was the arrival of Domo Sushi and Miyabi, which opened in December and January, respectively, in Gig Harbor and Tacoma. They come with polished environs and dine-in sushi counters in strip-mall locations. And a bonus: Three other strip-mall ... Read more...

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