Washington State First Stop For China President On US VisitWashington state will be the first stop for Chinese President Xi Jinping during a visit to the United States next week.
Tacoma Man Beaten To Death With HammerA woman also reportedly suffered life-threatening injuries in the attack
Bartender's Act Of Kindness Goes ViralPhoto of a beer for a woman's fallen brother goes viral after she leaves a touching note in a Tacoma restaurant.
New Senate Policy Aims To Reduce Partisan Squabbling On TwitterA new Senate policy is attempting to reduce lawmakers' partisan squabbling on social media sites such as Twitter
Teen, 15, Charged With Murder In Tacoma Drive-By ShootingA 15-year-old Tacoma teen has been charged with murder in a gang-related drive-by shooting that authorities say killed an innocent bystander
Tacoma, Seattle Ports Meet Privately About MergerThe governing bodies of the ports of Tacoma and Seattle have met again to discuss a planned merger of their cargo operations and marketing.
Two Oregon Traffic Stops Net 29 Lbs. Of Meth Headed For WashingtonOregon State Police say two Interstate 5 traffic stops in three days in southern Oregon have netted about 29 pounds of crystal methamphetamine bound from southern California to Washington state
Man Sentenced For Collecting Dead Grandmother's BenefitsA Port Angeles man who forged paperwork to collect nearly $200,000 of his dead grandmother's federal benefits was sentenced to a year in prison.
State Is Close To Raising Tolls On Tacoma Narrows BridgeA citizen committee's recommendation to raise the Tacoma Narrows Bridge tolls 50 cents each of the next two summers has been approved by the Washington State Transportation Commission.
Marijuana Store Defying Pierce County BanA co-owner of a recreational marijuana store says it will open Saturday in Parkland despite a Pierce County ban on marijuana businesses
Parkland Teacher Accused Of Sex With 16-Year-Old StudentA biology teacher at Washington High School in Parkland was charged Wednesday with sexual misconduct with a student
Teen Mom Located With Infant After Fleeing Foster CareTacoma police say a teenage mother and her 6-month-old baby boy have been found safe in Seattle after officers say the teen fled foster care with the child when she heard they were going to be separated.