- Federal Way wants WSU branch campus Updated: Oct-02-15 6:44 pm
FEDERAL WAY, Washington - Federal Way would like to bring a branch campus of Washington State University to south King County, about 10 miles from the University of Washington's Tacoma campus.
- 2 girls seriously injured while walking to school in Tacoma Updated: Oct-02-15 3:09 pm
TACOMA, Washington - Tacoma police say two girls were seriously injured Friday morning when they were hit by a car while crossing a street on their way to school.
- Tacoma man gets 20 years for fatal dispute over speaker Updated: Oct-02-15 5:10 am
TACOMA, Washington - A Tacoma man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for stabbing a man to death during a dispute over a portable speaker.
- Developer plans to appeal $2.3 million judgment Updated: Oct-01-15 2:58 pm
TACOMA, Washington - A developer plans to appeal a $2.3 million judgment awarded to an investor.
- Pierce County wood stove ban begins Oct. 1 Updated: Sep-30-15 11:17 pm
TACOMA, Washington - A ban on wood stoves begins Thursday in a county south of Seattle that the Environmental Protection Agency says has some of dirtiest air in the nation.
- Woman dies in apartment fire near Tacoma Updated: Sep-30-15 9:33 pm
LAKEWOOD, Washington - West Pierce Fire and Rescue officials say a woman has died in an apartment fire near Tacoma.
- Man charged with breaking $120,000 Chihuly glass sculpture Updated: Sep-29-15 9:18 pm
TACOMA, Washington - A 43-year-old man has been criminally charged in connection with breaking a $120,000 glass sculpture at the Tacoma Art Museum.
- 2 Southwest jets collide at Sea-Tac airport, no injuries Updated: Sep-29-15 9:03 am
SEATTLE - No one has been hurt when two slow-moving Southwest Airlines jets collided at Seattle Tacoma International Airport.
- Police say Bonney Lake homeowner shot intruder Updated: Sep-29-15 4:25 am
BONNEY LAKE, Washington - Bonney Lake police are investigating after a homeowner shot an alleged intruder.
- Planes collide at Sea-Tac airport, no injuries Updated: Sep-28-15 6:41 pm
SEATTLE - No one was injured after two slow-moving planes collided at Seattle Tacoma International Airport.
- Sea-Tac airport locked down briefly for security breach Updated: Sep-26-15 1:08 am
SEATTLE - Port of Seattle police briefly closed all entrances to the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport while they responded to a security alarm.
- Pierce County man sentenced for pimping, child rape Updated: Sep-25-15 11:41 pm
PORT ORCHARD, Washington - A Pierce County man convicted of pimping and raping underage girls has been sentenced to 22 years in prison.
- Tim Eyman investigation in hands of state attorney general Updated: Sep-24-15 7:29 pm
TACOMA, Washington - The Washington Public Disclosure Commission on Thursday sent its campaign finance investigation of anti-tax initiative promoter Tim Eyman to the attorney general's office.
- Xi trades football for hardball political negotiations Updated: Sep-24-15 9:11 am
SEATTLE - With his feel-good tours of Boeing, Microsoft and a local high school complete, Chinese President Xi Jinping departs Washington state Thursday for the other Washington, where tougher discussions on cybersecurity, intellectual property protections and human rights await.
- High school students give Chinese president football Updated: Sep-23-15 10:01 pm
TACOMA, Washington - Chinese President Xi Jinping received a football, a personalized jersey and instruction on America's most popular sport during a tour of a Washington state high school.
- The Latest: Chinese president gets high school jersey Updated: Sep-23-15 9:21 pm
SEATTLE - The latest on Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to the United States (all times local):
- State's disclosure commission names new director Updated: Sep-22-15 5:51 pm
TACOMA, Washington - The state agency that helps the public keep up with campaign finance information and investigates complaints of election-law violations has named a new executive director.
- Driver charged with murder in fatal police chase near Tacoma Updated: Sep-21-15 6:47 pm
TACOMA, Washington - Pierce County prosecutors have charged Mac Robert Tappon with second-degree murder in connection with a high-speed chase that killed a woman who was ejected from his vehicle.
- Teacher of Year: Tacoma high school social studies teacher Updated: Sep-21-15 6:14 pm
SEATTLE - A Tacoma high school social studies teacher has been named Washington state teacher of the year for 2016.
- Washington state to write new rule to limit carbon pollution Updated: Sep-21-15 5:48 pm
SEATTLE - The state Department of Ecology on Monday proposed capping greenhouse gases from the state's 35 largest emitters, rolling out a new rule-making process months after Gov. Jay Inslee failed to get legislation passed on his ambitious cap-and-trade plan.
- US Open cost $700,000 for Pierce County taxpayers Updated: Sep-21-15 11:48 am
TACOMA, Washington - A preliminary look into how much it cost Pierce County to host the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay this year found that county taxpayers will cover about $700,000 of the $2 million price tag for security.
- Prosecutor: No charges after lawyers' raucous party Updated: Sep-20-15 4:23 pm
PORT ORCHARD, Washington - The Kitsap County Prosecutor's Office says it won't file any charges after a group of Pierce County lawyers held a raucous party last month.
- President Xi's visit highlights Washington state-China ties Updated: Sep-20-15 4:14 pm
SEATTLE - When Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Seattle on his way to Washington, D.C., this week, he'll be visiting the American state that exports more to his country than any other.
- Pierce County expects to break even after hosting US Open Updated: Sep-20-15 2:48 pm
TACOMA, Washington - Pierce County officials say they're still tallying their bills after hosting the U.S. Open golf tournament at Chambers Bay, but they expect they'll at least break even.
- Q&A with fair judge: With cakes, taste gets the blue ribbon Updated: Sep-19-15 3:05 am
TACOMA, Washington - Pastry chef Dana Bellefeuille is the person to impress when it comes to cake at the Washington State Fair.