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.
A red circle slowly moves across one of seven computer screens on the desk of Tech. Sgt. Mary Maggiolino.
When Sgt. Roger Daniels was shot in the head by a large caliber machine gun during a firefight in Afghanistan, his helmet protected him in a way no one expected.
A near wreck on northbound I-5 left a truckload of animal parts blocking two lanes of traffic near Joint Base Lewis-McChord
The Clover Park Technical College briefly went into lockdown Tuesday afternoon after a man with a gun was reportedly seen chasing after a white car on the school's campus.
Nearly four years after a daylong firefight that killed eight of his fellow soldiers in Afghanistan, the emotion of that day remains just below the surface for Army Staff Sgt. Ty Carter, who will receive a Medal of Honor next month for his actions during that attack by Taliban fighters.
Brandon Harker arrived home from a 9-month deployment to find his yellow labrador retriever was either given away or sold while he was gone.
Prosecutors say David Michael Ford used Facebook to meet teenage girls, ranging in age from 15- to 17-years old and using money, gifts and fear tactics, allegedly convinced the girls to send him pornographic pictures and videos of themselves.
Friday was the first mandatory "day off" for thousands of civilian employees at Joint Base Lewis McChord.
A Pierce County nurse claims Western State Hospital routinely put him and other patients at risk, and he believes the treatment he received was retaliation for reporting sexual harassment
A Seattle drug dealer now faces child prostitution-related charges following allegations he pimped two teens out of an Aurora Avenue motel.
An Army Ranger just back from Afghanistan jumped into action when a fire broke out at a Lakewood apartment building and helped lead some people trapped inside to safety.
A woman's ex-boyfriend opened fire through a closed door and shot her in the abdomen Thursday night after an argument about food stamps and money, police said.
After 8 months in Afghanistan and a 25-hour flight, 240 soldiers landed to much fanfare Wednesday at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.