The Singing Sisters

In the late 1950’s, two women in Whatcom County had a life decision to make. One, chose to head to Nashville and make groundbreaking history in country music. The other chose to stay in Washington for 87 years to raise a family, but they both kept one thing in common, a love for music. Michael Driver shares the untold story of a local woman’s musical journey with country legend Loretta Lynn.

The Long Way From Home

We step into the world of the Fijian crew aboard the St. Jude. A group of hard working and dedicated individuals who find themselves legally bound to remain on board the vessel once it docks at any U.S. port. Photojournalist Sophia Beach investigates the extraordinary price they must pay to return home to Fiji in order to bring locals markets here in Seattle fresh Tuna.

The Pencil Artist

Experiencing the loss of a loved one often leads to profound moments of self-reflection and a reassessment of one's life journey. On this episode of FOX 13's TRUE NORTHWEST, photojournalist Michael Driver sits down with a local artist who transformed the heartache from losing his mother into a fervent passion for life. Through dedication and talent, this remarkable individual has risen to become one of the most sought-after hyperrealism artists of our generation, collaborating with renowned athletes and celebrities from around the world.

St. Jude Tuna

As Northwest fisheries and aquatic stocks teeter on the brink across the globe, impacted by demand and warming oceans, one local company is dedicated to bringing you the "RIGHT" tuna. Joe Malley prides himself as a sustainable fisherman in the Pacific Northwest and has been selling tuna on the docks of Fisherman's Terminal for over 20 years. He commands the St. Jude, a trawler that participates exclusively in the troll fishery for sushi-grade Albacore Tuna in a targeted and sustainable manner. Photojournalist Sophia Beach has the inside catch on this week's episode of FOX 13's "TRUE NORTHWEST".

Exit Stage Fright

In the heart of downtown Tacoma, a historic theater known for its rich history and stunning architecture is making spooky headlines. The "PANTAGES" , a beloved cultural landmark steeped in history and tradition, has long been a staple of our community. Yet, the tales of ghostly apparitions, mysterious sounds, and inexplicable occurrences have plagued this establishment for decades and have left both staff and visitors whispering about the possibility of a haunting.

321 Buddy

The saying goes, “its takes a village”, and that’s exactly what one local non -profit in Pierce County is trying to create… 321 Buddy’s goal is to build an inclusive, strong and healthy community center. A place that is always available and where kids and families with down syndrome can go to build relationships and find support. Photojournalist Michael Driver has the story in tonight's /today’s episode of FOX 13's "TRUE NORTHWEST".

1 Million Free Throws

The art of the free throw, it's an art one local man appreciates and has perfected over time. He attributes his success to consistency. Tom Steury's story originated in the hoosier state and ended in his relaxing place — 15 feet from the basket with just 30 left to make.

The Stay at Home Dad

"True Northwest”, Photojournalist Michael Driver sits down with one “stay at home dad” who's finding a balance between raising his children and making a living.

Team Benavidez

True Northwest features the people, places, and organizations that make our area unique.

The Perfect Fit

True Northwest features the people, places, and organizations that make our area unique.

Pickleball Posse

True Northwest features the people, places, and organizations that make our area unique.

Life of a cobbler

Have you ever had your shoe fixed by a specialist? FOX 13 photojournalist Michael Driver shares the story of a Tacoma cobbler whose repair shop has been busier than ever.

Horses with a healing mission

Horses with a healing mission—life can be hard at times; so hard, that people turn to some sort of therapy to help with the struggle. Michael Driver takes us to Olympia at Healing Hearts Ranch, where they're doing just that in their own unique way.