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Before becoming an adult, I wish I knew hot to protect myself from a burglary | How to Adult

  • Jul 29, 2016 at 5:00PM

A few weeks ago, I came home with my roommate and two friends after a fun-filled afternoon of watching Finding Dory and getting dinner. The first thing we noticed was that our door was open. Everything was the same in our living room, but as we got into our bedrooms, we realize we had been burglarized.

 

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Same Sex Marriage Act before Supreme Court | Rich Elfers

  • Jul 28, 2016 at 11:00AM

You have probably seen signs in places of business that say, "We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone." Those signs do not necessarily reflect current law in the state of Washington.

Higher wages, fewer hours | Editorial Cartoon

  • Jul 27, 2016 at 2:16PM

A just released University of Washington study found that Seattle minimum wage workers have had their hours cut since their pay went to $11 an hour. They also found that 2 to 3 percent of low wage workers sought jobs outside of the city as a reaction.

198th Avenue East extension near Bonney Lake completed | Pierce County

  • Jul 21, 2016 at 1:16PM

Today officials from Pierce County, The City of Bonney Lake and Newland Communities, developer of the Tehaleh community, celebrated the completion of a $7.7 million extension of 198th Avenue East near Bonney Lake to help ease local traffic.

Man charged with hate crime after threat to police officer | Pierce County Prosecutors

  • Jul 21, 2016 at 11:00AM

Yesterday Prosecutor Mark Lindquist charged 55 year old Mark Kevin Tolson with one count of felony harassment and one count of malicious harassment, which is Washington's hate crime. Bail is set at $80,000.00.

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