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Tuesday, July 7, 2015 -- 6:36 pm
Wash. man charged with watercraft homicide in boat collision
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - Prosecutors are waiting for additional information before making a charging decision in a boat collision on Commencement Bay that left two people hospitalized and one missing. The News Tribune of Tacoma reports that Joshua Puckett appeared in court Monday but will not be charged until at least Wednesday. Read more...
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 -- 4:52 pm
Jane Eyre in Tacoma
Bronte Blog - An alert from Tacoma, WA: Classics Book Club: Jane Eyre 07/08/2015 - 7:00pm King's Books 218 St Helens Ave Tacoma, WA 98402 The Classics Book Club has been meeting in Tacoma since 1994! We read a variety of classic works, from the ancient to modern. July's discussion is on Jane Eyre by Charlotte BrontA«, books available at King's Books or below. Read more...
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 -- 2:26 pm
Witnesses: Boater 'reeked' of alcohol after deadly July 4 crash
KOMO News - The operator of a boat that crashed into another boat in Commencement Bay on July 4, killing one person and injuring three, "reeked" of alcohol when rescuers pulled him from the water and several liquor bottles were in and around his boat after the crash, according to court documents released Tuesday. The driver, identified in Pierce County Superior Court documents as Joshua Dean Puckett of Tacoma, has been charged with one count of watercraft homicide and three counts of watercraft assault stemming from the crash. Read more...
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 -- 8:39 am
Parents say they like education choices offered by new charter schools
Washington Policy Center - ... of thousands of parents in their children's education. Eight charter schools are scheduled to open in Seattle, Tacoma, Kent, Highline and Spokane, to serve over 1,300 students and their families. In Seattle, Maria Mirabueno was worried about where ... Read more...
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 -- 3:42 am
Prosecutors wait to charge man blamed for boat collision
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - Prosecutors are waiting for additional information before making a charging decision in a boat collision on Commencement Bay that left two people hospitalized and one missing. The News Tribune of Tacoma reports that Joshua Puckett appeared in court Monday but will not be charged until at least Wednesday. Read more...
Monday, July 6, 2015 -- 8:25 pm
Britain's Chris Froome captures yellow jersey
Seattle Times - ... German rider Tony Martin - who is not a threat for overall victory - by just one second and is 13 seconds ahead of Tacoma-born Tejay Van Garderen, who is shaping up as a dangerous outsider. More importantly, Froome's touted main rivals are lagging. ... Read more...
Monday, July 6, 2015 -- 8:16 pm
Shake Shake Shake - Tacoma, WA
Roadfood.com - NOTE: This review was written by Allie Spangler, a new Roadfood intern in the Tacoma area. Allie also took all the photos. Read more...
Monday, July 6, 2015 -- 10:15 am
Quant+qual MR methods help increase the use of organic pesticides
Quirks Marketing Rsch Review - ... and urban ecology organization. Dave Ward is regional stewardship program manager at Puget Sound Partnership, Tacoma, Wash. Emily Sanford is social marketing coordinator at Puget Sound Partnership, Tacoma. The Puget Sound Partnership (PSP), Olympia, ... Read more...
Monday, July 6, 2015 -- 9:59 am
Lutz Law Offices Offer Tips on Selecting Your Divorce Attorney in Tacoma WA
SBWire - ... to build rapport which will prove beneficial later in the decision making process in selecting a divorce attorney in Tacoma . Taking a list of questions that initially need to be answered, and talking about your own case are some ways of building ... Read more...
Monday, July 6, 2015 -- 5:00 am
Eric Dean Unanimously Elected Iron Workers President -- Prepared to Lead
PRWeb - ... General Treasurer Ron Piksa to be his successor as General Secretary. Ron was initiated into former Local 114, Tacoma, Washington, in February 1974 and gained journeyman status in March 1976. His membership was transferred into Local 86, Seattle, ... Read more...
Sunday, July 5, 2015 -- 1:09 pm
Washington boater missing after boozy 4th of July crash
New York Daily News - Search crews are scanning the water in Washington for a missing boater following a boozy crash late Saturday night, authorities said. A boat loaded with four people collided with another, two-person vessel near Tacoma, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. Read more...
Sunday, July 5, 2015 -- 10:22 am
1 missing after boats collide in Commencement Bay
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - ... authorities believe alcohol contributed to the crash, which happened at about 11 p.m. near Point Defiance Park in Tacoma. Degener says after the collision a boat carrying four people capsized and everyone aboard went into the water. Pierce County ... Read more...
Sunday, July 5, 2015 -- 8:29 am
The Last Bison (minus one) makes some fireworks at The Parlor
Hampton Roads Daily Press - ... part of the reason it's hard to hear the news of Totheroh's departure. (She is getting married and has relocated to Tacoma, Wash.) Her violin, coupled with Amos Housworth's cello, worked together to provide a cushioning effect for Ben Hardesty's ... Read more...
Saturday, July 4, 2015 -- 6:31 am
AdviceIQ: Retiring? learn to redefine yourself
USA Today - ... least interesting topic in your newly defined life. Gary Brooks , CFP, is president of Brooks, Hughes & Jones , in Tacoma, Wash. AdviceIQ is a USA TODAY content partner offering financial news and commentary. Its content is produced independently of ... Read more...
Saturday, July 4, 2015 -- 12:32 am
When freedom rolled in: In 1915, as war raged in Europe, the Liberty Bell came to Everett
HeraldNet - ... depot at the east end of Everett's Wall Street, which was festooned with banners. Before heading south to Seattle and Tacoma, it could also be seen at the Great Northern depot along Everett's Bayside waterfront. Local historian Jack O'Donnell, who ... Read more...
Friday, July 3, 2015 -- 10:59 pm
Rainiers pound out 12-7 win over Las Vegas
Seattle Times - Steve Baron had four runs batted in as the Tacoma Rainiers defeated the Las Vegas 51s 12-7 Friday night in a Pacific Coast League game at Cheney Stadium. Baron hit a three-run homer in the fourth inning. Read more...
Friday, July 3, 2015 -- 6:34 pm
Saturn's Rings, Jupiter and Venus will dazzle this July
CBC News - ... its moons visible, appear close to each other in the sky above tree branches after dusk Wednesday, July 1, 2015, in Tacoma, Wash. In reality, the planets are millions of miles apart, but to viewers from earth they have appeared very close together ... Read more...
Friday, July 3, 2015 -- 6:09 pm
Tacoma air show will go on without big-name performers
KOMO News - Tacoma's annual Freedom Fair air show will be full of stunt planes and vintage planes, but it won't have the big-name performers it normally has. Organizers put out a plea for money to draw performers such as the Blue Angels, but they weren't able to reach their goal. Read more...
Friday, July 3, 2015 -- 2:36 pm
Oregon guard Ahmad Rorie will transfer, likely to Montana
Addicted To Quack - ... ie would've seen a significant decrease in playing time this next season in Eugene. Rorie was a 3-star recruit out of Tacoma, Wash. and chose Oregon over Washington and Washington State after de-comitting from California last spring. Read more...
Friday, July 3, 2015 -- 9:06 am
Psychiatric hospital patient found dead in portable bathroom
KHQ-TV Spokane - A patient at Western State Hospital, one of Washington's two psychiatric hospitals, was found dead in a portable bathroom. The Tacoma News Tribune reports that officials found the patient in the bathroom on hospital grounds on Thursday. Read more...




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