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July 27, 2014 at 12:30 PM

Pierce Co. councilman wants ‘In God We Trust’ in chambers

TACOMA (AP) — The Pierce County Council is considering displaying the national motto of “In God We Trust” in its chambers. The Tacoma News Tribune reports the resolution by councilman Jim McCune will be considered on Monday by a subcommittee with final action scheduled for Tuesday. McCune says “In God We Trust” is a national motto…


Comments | More in Government, Religion | Topics: chamber, In God We Trust, patriotic

May 22, 2014 at 11:34 AM

Russell Wilson sporting a shaved head, well almost

(Photo on left by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP; Photo on right by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Take Our Poll Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson turned up on the team’s visit to the White House yesterday. Not only did he have a faint moustache and goatee, he was sporting very close-cropped hair. We’re curious which you liked better: Wilson with…


Comments | More in General news, Sports | Topics: hair, poll, Russell Wilson

November 13, 2013 at 7:00 AM

Wednesday Memo: Bus stops — for sex … Spokane baristas … Big Boeing vote today

National Weather Service forecast Bus sex: A police officer caught a Community Transit bus driver having sex with a passenger in some bushes in Marysville the other day, and now the bus driver has quit before the transit service could discipline him. Cops say the sex, which occurred during the driver’s 20-minute break,…


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October 7, 2012 at 6:42 PM

Deadline for online voter registration is Monday

Still waiting to register to vote or update your registration with a new name or address? You’ve got until Monday to get it done online at If you aren’t currently registered in Washington, you can register in person at the elections offices through Oct. 29. King County voters have two in-person options:  King County Elections headquarters at…


Comments | More in General news, Politics | Topics: ballot, elections, vote

November 8, 2011 at 6:50 AM

The Morning Memo / Tuesday: Pants falling down, kid falling in washing machine, Barefoot Bandit

Weather: A 50 percent chance of showers today isn’t good news, but it gets worse. Tomorrow there’s a 90 percent chance of showers. Hmmm, don’t like that. Ah, but Thursday… Here’s something we haven’t heard in a forecast in a while: Partly sunny. The details. Traffic: The maps and cams. In the “We…


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