(The Center Square) – A new audit on the Pierce County Housing Authority finds that the agency is still unable to fully implement internal controls of oversight of... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Tacoma Public Schools’ ballot measure to generate $650 million in general obligation bonds to help pay for health, safety and security upgrades passed with... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Tacoma voters will decide if homeowners will foot an annual bond measure with revenue to go toward major renovations of Tacoma Public Schools buildings. ... Read More.
(The Center Square) – The City of Seattle’s contracted jail diversion program has had to resort to covering three specific areas as a result of increased referrals stemming... Read More.
(The Center Square) – The Pierce County Council has approved a 3% increase on ferry fares in 2024 and 5% increase in 2025 in an effort to chip... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Seattle and the Washington State Department of Commerce are funding $100,000 to clean up vandalism resulting from a hate crime. ... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Twitter suffered a user outage on Wednesday that lasted for hours and required an emergency fix, prompting an apology from the company and marking one of the first major site malfunctions under the leadership of Elon Musk.When attempting to post messages,... Read More.
(JACKSON, Miss.) -- The ongoing water crisis in Jackson, Mississippi, has reluctantly become a new normal for Glenda Barner and her family.“I do not trust the water. I do not drink it. I haven't drunk that water in years. I always have bottled water... Read More.
Following Elon Musk's reported $44 billion purchase of Twitter, some users of the social media platform have rebelled, deleting the app in protest, including prolific TV producer Shonda Rimes and Whoopi Goldberg.For his part, Jimmy Fallon remained on Twitter. However, some prankster has deleted... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the midterm elections approach, sky-high prices for essentials like gas and groceries continue to weigh on U.S. consumers. The price of eggs stands about 30% higher than it did a year ago, while the cost at the pump has spiked... Read More.
(JACKSON, Miss.) -- Staffing shortages, system issues and multiple equipment failures have led to a crisis where Jackson, Mississippi, residents have lost running water for an indefinite amount of time, Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba said at a press conference on Tuesday.Lumumba attributed the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- On wheels across the Mississippi Delta region, a group of three women is pulling up their sleeves and reaching underserved communities with free reproductive and sexual health care services.Dr. Caroline Weinberg founded Plan A, a mobile health clinic, to offer free... Read More.