A Pierce County Sheriff’s deputy shot and killed a convicted felon outside a Motel 6 in Fife after the man hit another deputy with his car as he tried to flee the scene
The incident occurred at the Motel 6 at 5201 20th St. E. when the department’s Special Investigations Unit tried to apprehend a suspect in the parking lot.
The man, identified as Ryan Lapoint Rosa, was a convicted criminal with multiple felons on his record and outstanding warrants on pending charges. Investigators saw Rosa inside a vehicle in the parking lot when they arrived. They ordered him out of the car… Read More
Gather up the family and friends and tell them to bring their appetites to Taste of Hedden on Thursday, March 23, 6-8 p.m. at Hedden Elementary School. Hosted by the Hedden PTA and fashioned in the style of Taste of Tacoma, Bite of Seattle and other such popular food festivals, Taste of Hedden will feature offerings from restaurants in the Fife/Milton/Edgewood area to showcase what is available… Read More
“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” – Walt Disney
What is your dream job? Have you ever asked yourself this question? I ask this question in all of the interviews for employment that I conduct. I do this because I truly want to know what the… Read More
Fife High School is in the midst of a strong winter postseason with the boys and girls basketball teams fighting two very strong fields at the WCD III tournament. Despite fielding just their second-team ever, the Fife boys swim team will be sending a slew of swimmers and a diver to the state meet… Read More
Between 10,000 to 20,000 are expected to turn out for First Night, Tacoma's all-ages New Year's Eve celebration, which will bring an army of bands, “the World's Shortest Parade” and other spectacle to downtown starting at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 31.
Among the buzz-worthy musical acts on display will be Rabbit Wilde, a Bellingham and now partly Tacoma-based outfit that will play the Pantages… Read More
After weeks of diligently working to craft a stage play sure to be a bona fide audience pleaser, the young students of Neverland Theater are excited to present “Princess Whatsername,” opening July 29, 7 p.m. at the Columbia Junior High Performing Arts Center.
Since June 28 the budding theater… Read More