Nelson honored as state Superintendent of the Year

The district’s Board of Directors was also given the honor of being named the 2018 Board of Distinction.

Extra DUI patrols on Black Friday | Washington State Patrol

The following is a press release by the Washington State Patrol: On Friday, Nov. 23, the Washington State Patrol and… Continue reading

  • 18 hours ago

Photos with your pets and Santa | Tractor Supply Company

Celebrate the holidays by taking a photo with Santa.

  • 19 hours ago

Black Diamond driver kills Kent pedestrian

The victim was Frishta Noori, 25, a Kent mother of two.

Time to bring the heat on tuberculosis | Public Health Insider

A quarter of the world’s population is infected with tuberculosis bacteria, and it’s time to change that.

  • 2 days ago

Midterm election preliminary results | Nov. 16 update

What initiatives are getting the go ahead? What candidates got the vote? Check out King and Pierce County results here.

  • 2 weeks ago

Chinook and Cayuse passes to close for the season Nov. 20 | Department of Transportation

They won’t open again until at least Memorial Day.

  • 5 days ago

Be thankful for your septic system | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department

Have you ever heard of Brown Friday? Many plumbers have.

  • 21 hours ago

Athletes make their futures official, sign with colleges

Students from White River, Sumner, and Bonney Lake are ready for the next step in their education and athletics.

‘Medical spa’ offers variety of skin treatments

Rainier Laser and Aesthetics Center is now open in Enumclaw.

  • 5 days ago

Enumclaw opens new preschool, now enrolling students

Classes for two different age groups are being offered.

  • 6 days ago

 

Marketplace

Local Students Engineering Smart Solutions for Boeing

Collaborative robotics, haptic alert systems for hearing-impaired employees and riveting safety — Continue reading...

 

Everybody wins in Boeing’s energy-reduction battle

There is nothing like a little friendly competition to show how when Continue reading...

 

Boeing inspires the next generation of engineers and technologists

Thousands of young students benefit from company volunteers’ teaching in STEM subjects

 

Boeing’s 737 MAX 7 takes center stage in 2018

Aircraft to be produced at Boeing’s Renton factory on the shores of Lake Washington

 

Northwest

Safeco Field funding referendum withdrawn

The mysterious backers of the initiative won’t say why, but some think it’s because they couldn’t get funding to gather the necessary signatures.

 

Shortest ever ‘Obamacare’ enrollment period starts Nov. 1

The Trump administration slashes the time frame to sign up for insurance.