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Man who jumped onto I-5 after a fight and was killed by a passing car is identified | The News Tribune

A man who was fatally struck by a car on Interstate 5 while running from Tacoma police Thursday night has been identified. James Lagmay, 27, got into a fight at the Tacoma Mall around 7:10 p.m. and a security guard followed him from a distance while calling police. A Tacoma officer arrived just in

TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-03-16 18:25:00

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do

USA TODAY - 2018-03-15 18:41:22

No charges to be filed against motorcyclist who shot, killed driver in I-5 road rage incident

TACOMA, Wash. - No charges will be filed against motorcyclist Aubrey Tayler Bowlin, who shot and killed motorist Bruce Jones during a road-rage fight by the side of Interstate 5 in Milton on Feb. 8, it was announced Friday. "Ms. Bowlin said she acted in self defense and, given the evidence, the Pros

Q13FOX.COM - 2018-03-17 01:01:59

Narcotics task force seizes more than $2 million in Thurston County marijuana raid | The Olympian

A Thurston County narcotics task force made five arrests in connection to multiple illegal marijuana grow operations Thursday afternoon, according to the Thurston County Sheriff's Office. Members of the task force - which include investigators from the Sheriff's Office, Washington State Patrol and t

OLYMPIAN - 2018-03-16 22:48:00

Responding to unrelated call, Aberdeen police discover man who had fallen into Chehalis River | The Olympian

Responding to unrelated call, Aberdeen police discover man who had fallen into Chehalis River A 32-year-old man was hospitalized Wednesday after he had fallen into the Chehalis River. Cold and unable to move, the man then sat on some rocks and called out for help for hours, according to Aberdeen pol

OLYMPIAN - 2018-03-15 17:50:00

WA Lottery lists Puget Sound's 'luckiest stores' as Powerball Jackpot rises to $455M

OLYMPIA, Wash. - With Leprechauns in the Puget Sound region for St. Patrick's Day, perhaps you're feeling luckier than usual. But if you don't have the "luck of the Irish," that's OK, too. Washington's Lottery wants to help, especially since the Powerball jackpot has hit $455 million. The lottery ha

KIRO7.COM - 2018-03-16 20:08:33

Centralia First-Graders Take a Trip to the FFA Barn

First grade classes from Jefferson-Lincoln, Fords Prairie and Edison elementary schools all toured the Centralia High School FFA program this week. Sadie Kassel, a senior at Centralia High School, has been part of FFA since her freshman year. She was there last year when Centralia High School brough

CHRONICLE - 2018-03-17 03:59:00

TransAlta unveils plans for largest solar project in state at site of former coal mine | The Olympian

The former site of a coal mine could be producing solar power by the end of 2020, according to plans unveiled Tuesday by electricity provider TransAlta. The Calgary-based company has owned the site just south of Bucoda since 2000. The mine shut down in 2006, with reclamation work beginning the follo

OLYMPIAN - 2018-03-16 22:22:00

Man suspected of killing parents in Buckley, shot and arrested in Tumwater

Scene of officer involved shooting and arrest of double homicide suspect in Tumwater.(Thurston Co. Sheriff's Office) TUMWATER, Wash. - A man suspected of killing his parents in Buckley was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries after an officer-involved shooting in Tumwater e

Q13FOX.COM - 2018-03-15 12:05:10

Centralia Abandons Idea of Using Felled Borst Park Trees for Historic Blockhouse

Centralia has scrapped a plan to use trees felled in Fort Borst Park to restore the historic blockhouse. The plan - repurposing the timber from ongoing tree removal efforts to provide the 32-foot sections needed for the fort - made sense on paper, but proved impractical in reality. "We had an idea,"

CHRONICLE - 2018-03-15 18:38:00

Tumwater teen sentenced to 23 years for killing his father

A 19-year-old man has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for killing his father in Tumwater last year. Jacob D. Williamson pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in February and was sentenced Wednesday by Thurston County Superior Court Judge Erik Price. Williamson was arrested May 10, 2017 after h

OLYMPIAN - 2018-03-15 23:58:00

Sirens: Dentures Stolen, Tools Taken in Burglaries

At 10:26 a.m. on Tuesday, a set of dentures was reported stolen in the 300 block of North Tower Avenue. A person reportedly left them in a jacket pocket and they were missing after another person wore the coat and returned it. At 5:58 p.m. on Tuesday, a burglary was reported to a home in the 1400

CHRONICLE - 2018-03-15 17:38:00

Centralia High School Students to Help Erect Borst Pioneer Church

The pioneer-period replica church will be built at Fort Borst Park near the historic Borst home, the replica schoolhouse and the heirloom garden near the confluence of the Skookumchuck and Chehalis rivers. Original plans for the church called for its shell to be erected last October; however, a deli

CHRONICLE - 2018-03-15 17:47:00