Friends of Tevin Geike, who were with the JBLM solider when he was stabbed to death Saturday night, say they're "infuriated beyond belief" that the 23-year-old man suspected of killing their friend was also a fellow solider.
Three active-duty soldiers have been arrested in connection with the deadly stabbing of another soldier in a Lakewood parking lot over the weekend, Lakewood police said Monday.
Despite the government shutdown, most civilian employees of the U.S. Defense Department are heading back to work on Monday morning.
A soldier out with his friends was fatally stabbed alongside a Lakewood street early Saturday, and investigators are examining whether the attack was a racially motivated hate crime.
The Lakewood police officers who shot and killed a man who was holding a toy gun will not face any criminal charges, according to Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist.
The government shutdown has brought some unwelcome changes to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, and those living on the base hope they don't last long.
The Department of Defense says a Joint Base Lewis-McChord soldier was one of the three American soldiers killed Saturday in Afghanistan.
A 34-year-old solider stationed at Joint Base Lewis-McChord has been arrested for allegedly stalking at least three young women around Lakewood -- two of them under 18 years old.
The Army is offering a $15,000 reward to anyone with information leading to the identification of human remains found on Joint Base Lewis-McChord and any circumstances surrounding the victim’s death.
Remembering 9/11 is especially important for those who answered the call to join the fight against terrorism.
The Lakewood Police Department has found one of their narcotics dogs that ran away during Thursday afternoon's thunderstorms.
President Barack Obama has bestowed the Medal of Honor on Army Staff Sgt. Ty Carter, a veteran of the war in Afghanistan who risked his life to save an injured soldier and to resupply ammunition to his comrades during intense fighting in a remote mountain outpost.
Home buyers are buying and sellers are selling. That's true across King, Snohomish and Pierce Counties according to the latest numbers from Zillow. But home values in each of the three counties are still down - some as much as 20 percent from where they were during the height of the housing boom.
The Defense Department is increasingly partnering with environmental groups to buy critical habitats that can act as buffer zones around bases, including a deal announced in June near the Army's Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
Toy guns can be realistic enough to scare people - and draw potentially deadly fire from a police officer. Now the city of Lakewood wants to get tougher on those who display toy guns.