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Boy rescued from Puyallup River by police and fire crews
Central Pierce Fire & Rescue's swift water rescue team, which was already on scene, safely removed the boy from the river
Suspect charged in 1986 murder of 12-year-old Tacoma girl
“What do I say? This monster lives next door to us, if that’s who's done this that’s all I could say,” said Cindy Peterson.
Taste of Tacoma brings food, music and fun this weekend
The annual food fest kicks off summer and brings over 40 restaurants, food trucks, vendors, live music on four stages, and cooking demonstrations Saturday and Sunday. The Taste also features a wine bar, outdoor beer gardens, craft beer tastings and a Funtastic Carnival for the kids.
Police: Plane crashes through fence, strikes car in Snohomish
No one was injured in the crash, officials with the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Department said. The plan overshot the runway, officials said.
Lakewood Wow House: Lake Living At Its Finest
LAKEWOOD, WA -- The latest Lakewood wow house is located at 12753 Gravelly Lake Drive SW with a listed price of $2,495,000. The home includes four bedrooms.
Catching a killer: How Tacoma police used genetic genealogy to crack 1986 cold case
Michella Welch was just 12 years old on March 26, 1986, when she was raped and murdered in a park near her Tacoma home. After an initial investigation led to no arrests, the case went cold. Now, 32 years later, new DNA technologies may finally bring Michella justice.On Friday, Tacoma police, the Pie
How napkin lead to detectives solving 32-year-old cold case murder
Gary Hartman, 66, was arrested during a traffic stop this week and charged with the 1986 death of Michella Welch in Tacoma, Washington, the News Tribune reported.
Big tires? Get yourself some big fenders. Otherwise, you could get a big ticket
Q: When I was young so many years ago, there was a prohibition concerning tires that extended outside the fenders of the vehicle they were mounted on. ... It seems that this rule has changed, or at least it is no longer being enforced. I see many trucks — mostly those that are jacked way up in the a
Puyallup woman admits to cheating Costco out of nearly $300,000
PUYALLUP, Wash.- A Puyallup woman pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to embezzling nearly $300,000 from a Costco warehouse in Fife over a five-year span, the U.S. Department of Justice announced.
Jogger says US detained her after accidental border crossing
BLAINE, Wash. (AP) - A 19-year-old woman who traveled from France to Canada to visit her mother in British Columbia says U.S. officials detained her for two weeks after she accidentally crossed the border while jogging.Cedella Roman tells the Canadian Broadcast Co. that two U.S. Customs and Border P
Washington to lead multi-state lawsuit against Trump administration over family separations
SEATAC, Wash. -- Washington will lead a coalition of states in filing a lawsuit against theTrump administration's family separation policy, attorney general Bob Ferguson said Thursday.
Kent trail murder: Man charged with killing girl he had been dating after luring her into woods
He is accused of fatally shooting Karyme Barreto-Sabalza, 17, once in the side of the head in the Salt Air Vista Park in Kent on June 16.
Seattle July 4th Fireworks, Parades and More: 2018 Guide
SEATTLE, WA – July 4th is quickly approaching, which means it's time to fire up that barbecue, stock up on sparklers, and find out what Fourth of July fireworks and festivities are going on near you this Independence Day. We gathered up all the fireworks shows, parades and festivals happening in and
One injured in officer-involved shooting
One person was shot by a police officer in Normandy Park early Friday morning.This happened on S. 216th Place, not far from the Des Moines Creek Trail.The King County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO) says someone called police about a person in a suspicious vehicle early this morning. Normandy Park police t
Kent Murder Victim Was Set To Start College Monday
Barreto's family has started a fundraiser to cover the expenses related to her funeral and memorial service. As of Friday afternoon, they had only raised a little over half of the $10,000 goal. The family said that Barretowould have graduated from Mount Rainier High School in Des Moines on Wednesday
Suspect shot in Normandy Park officer-involved shooting
A Normandy Park police officer shot a suspect in the shoulder during a suspicious vehicle stop Friday morning, according to King County Sheriff’s Office.The incident happened in the 21600 block of Sixth Avenue South in Normandy Park.The police officer was not injured. The suspect's condition is not
Major Crash Blocking I-405, Southbound I-5
RENTON, WA - A truck hauling metal pipes overturned on the ramp connecting southbound I-5 to northbound I-405 on Thursday morning, cutting off access to I-405 from SR 518 and I-5.
DNA on napkin used to crack 32-year-old cold case, police say
(CNN)DNA evidence from a discarded restaurant napkin was used to identify a suspect in the slaying of a 12-year-old girl in 1986, police in Tacoma, Washington, said Friday. Gary Hartman, 66, was arrested Wednesday and has been charged with murder in the first degree and rape in the first degree, Ta
Second suspect in double-murder in University Place arrested
TACOMA, Wash. -- The second suspect in a University Place double murder has been arrested, the Pierce County Sheriff's Department said Friday.
Tacoma police looking for 2 men, in 2 separate robberies
In the first robbery, a man stole more than $5,000 worth of designer sunglasses on May 29, from the Sunglass Hut kiosk in the Tacoma Mall.