Northwest Now Digital First is a digital segment produced and hosted by Northwest Now Associate Producer Chris Anderson. Northwest Now Digital First covers issues, events, and other community related concepts throughout Western Washington that you won't see anywhere else.
A look at a special task force aiming to put an end to the county's opioid problem
Pierce County is quickly becoming a popular vacation spot.
A look at a local company that helps NASA put satellites and humans in outer space
A look at a special holiday presentation put on by a special urban dance program
A look at a state program designed to remove abandoned boats in Washington State waterways
City of Tacoma opens its newest community center on the East Side of town.
Take a closer look at Washington State's oldest standing building
Visit the historic remains of one of Washington's most infamous ghost towns.
In part two of our Ghost Towns series, Chris Anderson takes you to the town of Liberty.
Chris Anderson takes us to the Pierce County ghost town of Melmont.
We take you to Olympia where a unique community is designed to keep people off the streets
A look at how KBTC travels Western Washington to help children get ready for Kindergarten
A special program in Montesano readies high school seniors to become firefighters.
A look at a special program allowing at-risk youth a second chance and a fresh start
Cadets of the Washington Youth Academy graduate from a unique stat-run program
Tacoma Public Schools celebrate skyrocketing graduation rates
A look at a special educational program provided by KBTC
Students of a Bates construction program build small houses for the homeless
A pool opening in Tacoma's Hilltop neighborhood displays community pride and unity.
A look at the disturbing trend that shows blacks have a higher homeless rate
A look at programs that can help get more than a foot in the door for many young people.
A peek at the biggest pinball and video game show in the Northwest