Pagoda http://www.kplu.org en Suspicious fire damages historic Point Defiance Pagoda http://www.kplu.org/post/suspicious-fire-damages-historic-point-defiance-pagoda <p>An early morning fire has damaged the iconic, nearly 100-year-old Pagoda structure inside Tacoma&#39;s Point Defiance Park, but Metro Parks officials believe the brick building can be repaired. It will just take awhile; though exactly how long will not be known until inspectors can get into the building to assess the damage. The building is insured.</p><p>Tacoma police spokesman Mark Fulghum <a href="http://www.thenewstribune.com/2011/04/16/1628280/suspicious-blaze-devastates-pagoda.html">told The News Tribune the fire is &quot;suspicious in origin.&quot;</a></p> Fri, 15 Apr 2011 22:17:21 +0000 KPLU News Staff 1218 at http://www.kplu.org Suspicious fire damages historic Point Defiance Pagoda