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Daylight savings ends Sunday, bike and pedestrian collision risks increase | WSDOT

  • Today at 1:00PM updated at 3:19PM

The end of daylight saving time on Sunday, Nov. 2, signals more than turning back of the clocks; it’s also a time to use extra caution on our state’s roadways. Between October and January is when nearly half of Washington’s 60 bicycle and pedestrian fatalities occurred in 2013.

 

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Pierce County meeting to be held on Fox Island | Pierce County

  • Today at 1:00PM

This week, the Pierce County Council will hold its regular Tuesday meeting on Fox Island in the 7th Council District. The county charter directs the council to hold a number of its weekly meetings at various locations throughout the district to give county residents – who may not be able to attend regular meetings in Tacoma – a greater opportunity to participate in their government.

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Free general election results mobile app | Secretary of State

  • Today at 9:00AM updated at 11:04AM

Once the general election ends Nov. 4 at 8 p.m., many candidates, voters, the media and political junkies will again use our free election results mobile app to get the latest results on statewide races or ballot measures. Since the app debuted a few years ago, it’s been a big hit.

Pierce County Library launches first DIYfest

  • Today at 11:00AM

Explore everything do-it-yourself at Pierce County Library’s first ever DIYfest from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Nov. 15 at the Fruitland Grange, 11102 86th Ave. E., in Puyallup.

Steven Powell pleads not guilty to possession of child pornography | Pierce County Prosecutor

  • Today at 11:00AM

Steven Craig Powell, 64, pleaded not guilty to a reinstated charge of possession of depictions of a minor engaged in sexually explicit conduct in the second degree. A 2012 search of his home revealed that Powell possessed photos of two young neighbor girls in their bathroom in various stages of undress. Powell is being held in the Pierce County Jail in lieu of $50,000 bail.

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