Washington could get help from opioid bill, but more needed | McClatchy Washington Bureau

18 September 2018, 8:33 am

Tacoma Pierce Community Health Department ... If successful, the lawsuit, filed in King County Superior Court, would force the company to forfeit the money it made in Washington as a result of its “il...... Read More »

Strike ending for last Washington teachers still picketing

17 September 2018, 8:24 am

SEATTLE – The last of the estimated 125,000 Washington state children who missed the start of school because of teacher strikes are now all going back to class, ending a series of teacher strikes over ...... Read More »

Q & A | How will new Washington state teacher contracts affect school-district finances?

16 September 2018, 1:00 am

Washington’s last remaining school walkout is set to end ... The deal was struck just hours ahead of a scheduled court hearing that could have seen the union being ordered to end its two-week-old stri...... Read More »

The Latest: Deal reached to end Tacoma teachers' strike

13 September 2018, 6:17 pm

Bargaining units at most of the state’s 295 school systems have sought to renegotiate salaries this year after the state infused $1 billion for teacher pay to resolve a long-running court ... in Washi...... Read More »

Deal reached to end Tacoma teachers' strike

13 September 2018, 5:39 pm

Strikes by public employees are illegal in Washington. Dan Voelpel, a spokesman for Tacoma Public Schools ... COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - A District Court Judge in Idaho has ruled in favor of the Shasta Gr...... Read More »

A Washington State Judge Told Striking Teachers to Return to Work. They Refused

13 September 2018, 5:54 am

On Wednesday, a Washington state superior court judge ordered striking teachers ... Teacher Strikes Are Heating Up in More States Teachers in the Tacoma and Battle Ground districts are also ...... Read More »

Tacoma Public Schools considers taking striking teachers to court

13 September 2018, 5:13 am

Tacoma teachers may be taken to court if they don't end their strike ... RELATED: Understanding how Washington teachers are paid On Wednesday, a Thurston County Superior Court judge ruled there is evi...... Read More »

Washington high court grants attorney fees in drug case

12 September 2018, 3:41 am

(AP) - The state Supreme Court has ruled that a Sequim man who beat criminal ... Sixty-six-year-old James Stidd was found and detained by Washington State Patrol...>> Washington state claims a Tacoma ...... Read More »

Eight state legislators sign letter trying to help end Tacoma teachers strike, lawmaker says

11 September 2018, 3:53 pm

TACOMA ... of any district in Washington,” the letter states. The letter goes on to address the issues the school district faces following the state Supreme Court's McCleary decision, which ...... Read More »

Tacoma towing company sells sailor’s car illegally while he was on aircraft carrier, state says

11 September 2018, 11:58 am

A Tacoma towing company sold ... the military before selling his car. The Washington State Service Members’ Civil Relief Act and the federal Servicemembers Civil Relief Act both require lien holders t...... Read More »

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