Crime

Boyfriend shoots woman while preparing to clean gun

A man getting ready to clean his handgun shot his girlfriend in the abdomen Friday night in Puyallup, according to the Puyallup Police Department. The woman, 22, was taken to Tacoma General Hospital with potentially life- threatening injuries. Shortly after 10 p.m. officers responded to a report of an accidental shooting in the 1700 block...

Eastside

Whitest big county in the U.S.? It’s us

King County is the whitest of the nation’s 20 most-populous counties. But the county’s fastest population growth is happening among Asian and mixed-race people. The Times’ FYI Guy, Gene Balk, digs into the new Census numbers.

Data

Whitest big county in the U.S.? It’s us

King County is the whitest of the nation’s 20 most-populous counties. But the county’s fastest population growth is happening among Asian and mixed-race people. The Times’ FYI Guy, Gene Balk, digs into the new Census numbers.

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