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Local 'A real threat': Gov. Inslee orders plan to limit carbon emissions 'A real threat': Gov. Inslee orders plan to limit carbon emissions
Gov. Jay Inslee on Tuesday directed the state Department of Ecology to develop a plan to cap carbon emissions in the state and to increase enforcement of existing pollution laws, saying that the state can't wait for legislative action to address climate change.
Local Human remains on Mount Rainier believed to missing hiker Human remains on Mount Rainier believed to missing hiker
Human remains found over the weekend inside Mount Rainier National Park are believed to be those of a missing 64-year-old hiker who vanished without a trace last summer while walking the Wonderland Trail.
Local Pierce County prosecutor, deputy sued in federal court Pierce County prosecutor, deputy sued in federal court
A woman who was charged twice with child sex crimes in Pierce County and twice had those charges dismissed filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday against the county prosecuting attorney and one of his deputies.