Former JBLM colonel sentenced for beating wife in front of their kids, causing armed standoff: docs
A former Joint Base Lewis-McChord Army Colonel was sentenced to five years in prison on Friday for assaulting his wife while armed with a firearm, and causing a standoff with police back in 2020.
Lacey police arrest suspect who stole a $500 golf club, tried selling it on OfferUp
Police arrested a man who stole an expensive club from a golf course clubhouse in DuPont, and tried selling it online.
Amtrak settles with ex-engineer in 2017 Washington crash
Amtrak has agreed to pay an ex-engineer for his pain and suffering caused by a 2017 derailment when his train sped off a curve in DuPont, Washington, killing three people and injuring dozens.
Jury awards woman injured in 2017 Amtrak derailment $8M
A federal jury in Tacoma has awarded $8 million in damages to a woman injured in the 2017 Amtrak derailment in DuPont.
Several 911 calls lead to arrest of wrong-way DUI driver on I-5
A wrong-way driver suspected of DUI was taken into custody near DuPont early Sunday morning after several people called 911, troopers said.
Woman killed in DuPont car crash
A 21-year-old woman was killed after her car went off-road and hit a tree in DuPont.
Semi truck crash blocks I-5 in DuPont, causing huge 11+ mile backup
Traffic on I-5 was backed up for more than 11 miles following a semi rollover crash near DuPont Tuesday afternoon. The road has since reopened.
Pierce County opens new COVID testing site in DuPont
A new drive-thru COVID-19 testing site opened Tuesday in Pierce County.
Amtrak resumes services on Point Defiance Bypass after 2017 deadly derailment in DuPont
Nearly four years after the deadly Amtrak derailment in DuPont, Pierce County, services will resume on the Point Defiance Bypass starting Nov. 18.
Judge: Amtrak, not engineer, liable for deadly 2017 derailment
A judge has ruled that Amtrak is strictly liable for the claim of its engineer who sued for his injuries after a deadly 2017 derailment south of Tacoma, Washington.