Scene Of the Crime
She was a blondie with hazel eyes. Ann Marie Burr at 8 years old was lively and good-natured. Her smile was legendary. She was big sister to Julie, who was 7, Greg, 5, and 3 year old Mary. The large Catholic family called the North End of Tacoma home.
The tiny fishing village of Olalla, Washington was home to only a few dozen families when Dr. Linda Hazzard came to town. It was the dawn of the 20th century. The big city doctor was building her own private hospital and a circle of little cottages whe...
So many twists and turns led Idaho investigators to an unassuming home where a search warrant was served on a cold morning in January 2020. But what are police looking for? Clues to the whereabouts of two children missing since September.
John Benson was a family man. The truck driver from Tacoma was a father of five. And, every once in a while, he liked to get away. He liked to go hunting. In October of 2000, John was braving the frigid and unpredictable weather just outside Mount Ra...
Pierce County is the second-largest county in Washington State. Its largest city, Tacoma, is about 33 miles South of Seattle. The largest public employer in Pierce County is the military at Joint Base Lewis McChord.
History is told through the eyes of the victors. The legends of the Wild West are no different. Like the notorious outlaw Billy the Kid, who some say got a raw deal. The Pacific Northwest had its own legendary lawbreaker. John Tornow,
Spring in Seattle. It’s a little soggy and the wind still kicks up a bit. But, the ever present drizzle is mere background music for many Seattleites because April means the Mariners come out of hibernation.
His family called him Lennie, after the large, lumbering character from the Steinbeck classic Of Mice and Men. A simple-minded man who is usually unaware of how his actions affect everyone around him. It’s easy to see how that moniker fell onto Donald ...
The murder of Thomas Crane Wales rocked the Seattle area. He was one of the good guys, a federal prosecutor who was known to be fair, but firm. Wales was gunned down in his Seattle home on a chilly October night in 2001.