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PHOTOS: West Orange hands Olympia 34-6 loss in season opener - West Orange Times & Windermere Observer

PHOTOS: West Orange hands Olympia 34-6 loss in season opener  West Orange Times & Windermere Observer

A strong effort on both sides of the ball saw the Warriors jump out to a dominating lead, which it never relinquished.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:42 pm


Watch: Prep Coach Patrick Tour Gives Top 7 Olympia Picks With Surprising Winner - FitnessVolt.com

Watch: Prep Coach Patrick Tour Gives Top 7 Olympia Picks With Surprising Winner  FitnessVolt.com

Prep coach Patrick Tour predicts his top 7 competitor placings for the upcoming 2019 Mr. Olympia competition and he believes Roelly Winklaar wins the title.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:57 pm


Boston Harbor Marina Offers Unique Waterfront Charm in Olympia's Backyard - ThurstonTalk

Boston Harbor Marina Offers Unique Waterfront Charm in Olympia's Backyard  ThurstonTalk

An Olympia landmark for over nine decades, the Boston Harbor Marina has become a gathering place for nautical adventures in the summertime and cozy An ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:46 pm


Kai Greene Out of 2019 Olympia, Starring In Indian Movie - FitnessVolt.com

Kai Greene Out of 2019 Olympia, Starring In Indian Movie  FitnessVolt.com

Kai Greene will be sitting out this year's Mr. Olympia. In fact he will be out for a while, as he has received a role in an upcomming Indian movie.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:41 pm


What’s Happening for Aug. 24 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Aug. 24  The Olympian

Events and things to do include attending the annual Washington Garlic Festival in Chehalis, participating in the WSU Extension Family Forest Field Day, ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


Olympia to clear out homeless camp under Fourth Ave. bridge - KOMO News

Olympia to clear out homeless camp under Fourth Ave. bridge  KOMO News

OLYMPIA, Wash. - People at a homeless camp under Fourth Avenue bridge are now on notice to clear out after city officials found ongoing health and safety ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Men’s Physique Competitors Preview For 2019 Olympia - FitnessVolt.com

Men’s Physique Competitors Preview For 2019 Olympia  FitnessVolt.com

Check out the top Men's Physique competitors who could have a chance at winning the 2019 Olympia. They're all looking impressive 3 weeks out from the show.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:28 pm


Image Comics Full Solicitations for November 2019 - Launching Family Tree, Undiscovered Country, Killadelphia and Olympia - Bleeding Cool News

Image Comics Full Solicitations for November 2019 - Launching Family Tree, Undiscovered Country, Killadelphia and Olympia  Bleeding Cool News

Here are Image Comics' solicitations for comic books scheduled for November and beyond - with four new series to launch from some of their biggest names,

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:29 pm


Meet the City of Olympia's Parks, Arts, and Recreation Instructors: People with Passion - ThurstonTalk

Meet the City of Olympia's Parks, Arts, and Recreation Instructors: People with Passion  ThurstonTalk

The Olympia Parks, Arts & Recreation Department has a wealth of people that are not only highly-qualified instructors but are also deeply passionate about the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:13 pm


A Peaceful Walk in West Olympia: Grass Lake Nature Park - ThurstonTalk

A Peaceful Walk in West Olympia: Grass Lake Nature Park  ThurstonTalk

During a time of the year when the parking lots at local state and city parks fill up quickly, Grass Lake Nature Park is a quiet little gem on the Westside of Olympia ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:46 pm


Fun events and things to do this week in South Sound - The Olympian

Fun events and things to do this week in South Sound  The Olympian

Fun events and things to do Aug. 23-29, 2019, include the Washington State Garlic Fest in Chehalis, hearing a reading of the Mueller Report, and seeing “The ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


Eating healthy is as smoothie as ice at Olympia’s growing number of juice joints - The Olympian

Eating healthy is as smoothie as ice at Olympia’s growing number of juice joints  The Olympian

South Sound, it seems, is jazzed about juices and soft on smoothies. Last year, Olympia gained two new businesses focused on the cool concoctions, and a ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


Olympia says it will clear camp under Fourth Ave. bridge - The Olympian

Olympia says it will clear camp under Fourth Ave. bridge  The Olympian

The city issued a notice of area trespass Tuesday for the camp under the Fourth Avenue bridge. It says it will clear the area Sept. 11 and that all residents and ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


Gov. Inslee declares bid for third term in Olympia - Q13 News Seattle

Gov. Inslee declares bid for third term in Olympia  Q13 News Seattle

SEATTLE – Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee announced Thursday morning he is planning to run for a third term serving in the state's highest office after ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:12 am


Winter Olympia returns for second year in new format - antiquestradegazette.com

Winter Olympia returns for second year in new format  antiquestradegazette.com

The Winter Art & Antiques Fair, Olympia, returns for the second edition in its new format this November.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:59 pm


What’s Happening for Aug. 22 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Aug. 22  The Olympian

Events and things to do include attending the grand opening of the new dock at Long's Pond, attending the annual Washington Garlic Festival in Chehalis, and ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 10:10 pm


Clock starts for the Sept. 11th removal of the 4th Ave. homeless camp in Olympia - The Olympian

Clock starts for the Sept. 11th removal of the 4th Ave. homeless camp in Olympia  The Olympian

The city of Olympia announced this week plans to clear a homeless camp under the Fourth Avenue bridge Sept. 11. Camp resident Opie Taylor says he doesn't ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:32 pm


Experience a Paddleboarding Trip on the Olympia Waterfront - southsoundtalk.com

Experience a Paddleboarding Trip on the Olympia Waterfront  southsoundtalk.com

Whether soaking in views of sailboats and the Washington State Capitol while paddling down Budd Inlet, or launching out into Millersylvania State Park's Deep ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:01 pm


Experience Olympia Paddleboarding - GraysHarborTalk

Experience Olympia Paddleboarding  GraysHarborTalk

Whether soaking in views of sailboats and the Washington State Capitol while paddling down Budd Inlet, or launching out into Millersylvania State Park's Deep ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:30 pm


Exams show cats recently found dead in Olympia and Lacey were killed by other animals - Tacoma News Tribune

Exams show cats recently found dead in Olympia and Lacey were killed by other animals  Tacoma News Tribune

Necropsy results for two cats found dead this month show both were killed by other animals. The cats were found Aug. 7 in Lacey and Aug. 14 in Olympia.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:52 pm


A Night Out with Dracula at Olympia - Chicago Parent

A Night Out with Dracula at Olympia  Chicago Parent

Pizza and salad, color your favorite Halloween character, a "Kids Music Game Show" and a photo opportunity with The Count.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:19 pm


The IFBB Pro League Releases the New Qualification Process for the 2020 Olympia! - generationiron.com

The IFBB Pro League Releases the New Qualification Process for the 2020 Olympia!  generationiron.com

Qualifying for the Olympia is perhaps the biggest drive for most high level bodybuilders. If you want to make it to the big show then it requires winning shows and ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:59 pm


Spokane deputy chief picked to lead Olympia Fire Department - The Olympian

Spokane deputy chief picked to lead Olympia Fire Department  The Olympian

Mark John has been picked to be Olympia's new fire chief, the city announced Tuesday. John is currently the deputy fire chief of operations for the Spokane Fire ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:54 pm


2019 Olympia: Men’s Open Bodybuilding Competitors Preview 3 Weeks Out - FitnessVolt.com

2019 Olympia: Men’s Open Bodybuilding Competitors Preview 3 Weeks Out  FitnessVolt.com

We're just about three weeks away from the biggest bodybuilding competition in the world. And the top Men's Open competitors are preparing to battle it out in ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:52 pm


WATCH: Analyzing Brandon Curry's Physique 3 Weeks Out From Olympia 2019 - generationiron.com

WATCH: Analyzing Brandon Curry's Physique 3 Weeks Out From Olympia 2019  generationiron.com

Brandon Curry has released a new batch of photos and video showcasing his physique progress just over three weeks out from Olympia 2019. Williams Fitness ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:27 pm


What’s Happening for Aug. 21 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Aug. 21  The Olympian

Events and things to do include attending the last Music in the Park concert of the season, put on by Ethan Tucker; joining a volunteer work party in LBA Woods; ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:02 pm


Neighbors worry proposed Harrison Avenue development will overload streets - The Olympian

Neighbors worry proposed Harrison Avenue development will overload streets  The Olympian

Neighbors of a proposed development in west Olympia say they're concerned traffic to and from the site will clog neighborhood streets, but the developer says ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


Things to Do in Olympia and Surrounding Areas This Weekend: August 23-25 - ThurstonTalk

Things to Do in Olympia and Surrounding Areas This Weekend: August 23-25  ThurstonTalk

From Shakespeare to Galas and BINGO, there are plenty of things to do in Olympia, Tumwater, Lacey and throughout Thurston County this weekend.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:30 pm


Where to Paddleboard in Olympia's Saltwater Bay - ThurstonTalk

Where to Paddleboard in Olympia's Saltwater Bay  ThurstonTalk

Green trees. Salt water. Incredible wildlife. It's all waiting for you to discover while paddleboarding in Olympia. Check out the evolving downtown skyline from ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:15 pm


Eye Love Olympia: Optometry, Caring, Service - ThurstonTalk

Eye Love Olympia: Optometry, Caring, Service  ThurstonTalk

Thanks to Dr. Samantha Locy Hamblet's newly opened Eye Love Olympia, caring, style, charity and generosity meet to benefit her beloved hometown.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:15 pm


IFBB Pro League Announces Changes in Qualifying for 2020 Olympia - BarBend

IFBB Pro League Announces Changes in Qualifying for 2020 Olympia  BarBend

The lineups for the 2019 Olympia Weekend are all set and official but the IFBB Pro League shared news that affects how competitors will be eligible for the 2020 ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:48 pm


Section V football Preseason Primer: Greece Olympia/Odyssey could be surprise team - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V football Preseason Primer: Greece Olympia/Odyssey could be surprise team  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Greece Olympia/Odyssey Spartans will look to be a surprise team in Class A this season with a talented roster that only appears to be getting better.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:33 am


Denny Heck tells Olympia Rotary Russia has become a “gas station with nukes” - The Olympian

Denny Heck tells Olympia Rotary Russia has become a “gas station with nukes”  The Olympian

Denny Heck was invited to speak Monday at the Olympia Rotary meeting about the work he's doing in Congress. He briefed members on the Russia situation, ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:24 pm


Olympia Hotel Management Chosen to Operate the New Hyatt Place Harrisonburg - Hotel-Online.com

Olympia Hotel Management Chosen to Operate the New Hyatt Place Harrisonburg  Hotel-Online.com

August 19, 2019. Portland, ME. Olympia Hotel Management (OHM) is proud to announce that developer Harman Realty, Inc. of Harrisonburg, Virginia has ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:23 pm


More alleyway dining could be coming to downtown Olympia - The Olympian

More alleyway dining could be coming to downtown Olympia  The Olympian

Olympia City Council on Tuesday will consider a lease with 4th Ave Tavern for outdoor seating in the adjacent alley, similar to what King Solomon's Reef is ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


Cause undetermined in fire that destroys vacant Olympia home - The Olympian

Cause undetermined in fire that destroys vacant Olympia home  The Olympian

Olympia Fire Department Assistant Chief Kevin Bossard said the scene is not safe for investigators to get in to determine the cause. The fire was reported about ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 4:32 pm


The People of the Water Bring Native Culture to Olympia's Harbor Days - ThurstonTalk

The People of the Water Bring Native Culture to Olympia's Harbor Days  ThurstonTalk

There are nearly two dozen Native American and First Nation tribes who call the Puget Sound watershed region home. Of these, the Squaxin Island Tribe is ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 1:45 pm


Dogs, goats and mini horses, oh my! Olympia celebrates the 90th annual Pet Parade - The Olympian

Dogs, goats and mini horses, oh my! Olympia celebrates the 90th annual Pet Parade  The Olympian

90th pet parade in Olympia on Saturday. Marchers dressed in their best superhero get-ups and brought their beloved furry friends down the parade route.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 10:17 pm


Olympia golfers rammed by car driver - Tacoma News Tribune

Olympia golfers rammed by car driver  Tacoma News Tribune

A driver is in custody after striking a golf cart on an Olympia golf course Friday. Two golfers were injured with broken bones and a concussion after bizarre ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 7:04 pm


What’s Happening for Aug. 17 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Aug. 17  The Olympian

Events and things to do include marching in Olympia's annual Pet Parade, tasting beers at the Tumwater Artesian Brewfest, or celebrating the 100-year ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 1:05 pm


The Rock is Putting on a Bodybuilding Show Bigger Than the Olympia? What Does This Mean for the Future? - generationiron.com

The Rock is Putting on a Bodybuilding Show Bigger Than the Olympia? What Does This Mean for the Future?  generationiron.com

For many years now professional Bodybuilders have competed in the IFBB for the prestige and honor of competition. So many individuals have come and gone ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 10:20 pm


What’s Happening for Aug. 16 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Aug. 16  The Olympian

Events and things to do include attending Three Magnets' Pepper Beer Pachanga to raise money for Interfaith Works, marching in Olympia's annual Pet Parade, ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 11:23 am


Saturday’s Luminary Procession brings a taste of springtime to Olympia’s summer - The Olympian

Saturday’s Luminary Procession brings a taste of springtime to Olympia’s summer  The Olympian

The second annual Luminary Procession will happen at 7 p.m. Aug. 17, 2019 in West Central Park, Olympia, in conjunction with a concert by Climate Change, ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Write it in ink: Olympia isn’t just the state capital, but a tattoo capital as well - The Olympian

Write it in ink: Olympia isn’t just the state capital, but a tattoo capital as well  The Olympian

At the Seattle Tattoo Expo Aug. 16-18, 2019, you'll see people with tattoos, people getting tattoos — and tattoo artists from Olympia. The state capital is a tattoo ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for Aug. 15 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Aug. 15  The Olympian

New to Medicare seminar: Learn the basics from 10 a.m. to noon at the Olympia Senior Center, 222 Columbia St. NW. No registration necessary. For individual ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 12:30 pm


3 trapped in wreckage of multi-vehicle crash in Olympia - KOMO News

3 trapped in wreckage of multi-vehicle crash in Olympia  KOMO News

OLYMPIA, Wash. - Three people were trapped and had to be rescued after a speeding car triggered a three-vehicle collision Thursday morning in Olympia.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Two more suspicious cat deaths under investigation in Olympia - The Columbian

Two more suspicious cat deaths under investigation in Olympia  The Columbian

OLYMPIA — Two cat deaths in the past week are being investigated as suspicious.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for Aug. 14 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Aug. 14  The Olympian

Events and things to do include seeing Latin rock band Flora De Luna perform at Olympia's Music in the Park, learning more about trade with South Korea at the ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 9:45 am


Olympia woman accused of strangling, dismembering mother - KXLY Spokane

Olympia woman accused of strangling, dismembering mother  KXLY Spokane

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - The daughter of an Olympia woman reported missing in July is accused of strangling and dismembering her, leaving body parts in ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Missing 11-year-old boy located, police say - Q13 News Seattle

Missing 11-year-old boy located, police say  Q13 News Seattle

Authorities in Olympia are asking for the public's help to find a missing 11-year-old boy.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Dexter Jackson Looks Insane Weeks out from the Olympia - generationiron.com

Dexter Jackson Looks Insane Weeks out from the Olympia  generationiron.com

Plain and simple. If you don't think Dexter Jackson is an ageless wonder then you simply aren't paying attention. After winning the 2019 Tampa Pro and ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Image announces OLYMPIA mini-series for November - Comics Beat

Image announces OLYMPIA mini-series for November  Comics Beat

A new superhero will break the fourth wall at Image Comics this November. On Wednesday, the publisher announced the mini-series Olympia by Curt Pires, his ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


It's the People! How Brewing History (Re)Formed Olympia-Tumwater and Chicago - ThurstonTalk

It's the People! How Brewing History (Re)Formed Olympia-Tumwater and Chicago  ThurstonTalk

The Chicago Brewseum is partnering with the Olympia Tumwater Foundation and the City of Tumwater to discuss the impact of local breweries on community ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Southbound I-5 closed for 3 hours Tuesday morning after woman jumps from overpass - The Olympian

Southbound I-5 closed for 3 hours Tuesday morning after woman jumps from overpass  The Olympian

Southbound Interstate 5 in Olympia was closed near Capitol Boulevard early Tuesday after a woman allegedly jumped from the bridge over I-5, according to ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


A Hidden Gem: Aztec Lanes Event Center in Olympia - ThurstonTalk

A Hidden Gem: Aztec Lanes Event Center in Olympia  ThurstonTalk

At Aztec Lanes in Olympia, you'll get all of the nostalgia - but with a side of modern flair at an epic Event Center in Olympia.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Credit Union robbery suspect found hiding under bed, Thurston deputies say - The Olympian

Credit Union robbery suspect found hiding under bed, Thurston deputies say  The Olympian

It all started about 9:20 a.m. Monday at the Our Community Credit Union branch on Sexton Drive Northwest. The suspect allegedly demanded $200000 in cash ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Olympia Motorcycle Ride to Wynoochee Dam Washington - ThurstonTalk

Olympia Motorcycle Ride to Wynoochee Dam Washington  ThurstonTalk

Motorcycle riding is a combination of exhilaration, reverence, relaxation and pleasure that changes you forever. It's physical and emotional pleasure,

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


How unfavorable leases helped drive downtown Olympia restaurants out of business - The Olympian

How unfavorable leases helped drive downtown Olympia restaurants out of business  The Olympian

A spate of business closures in downtown Olympia serve as reminders that it pays to read your lease carefully, or to seek advice about it, especially if you're ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for Aug. 10 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Aug. 10  The Olympian

Events and things to do include hearing Stories in the Park and the Dark at Priest Point, learning about dragonflies, or participating in the Olympia Pub Crawl.

Published on 10 August 2019 | 10:02 am


What’s Happening for Aug. 9 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Aug. 9  The Olympian

School Supplies and Cash Drive: As part of the Little Red Schoolhouse Project, KXXO Mixx 96.1 staffers will be collecting school supplies and money from 6 ...

Published on 9 August 2019 | 1:02 pm


The Washington Center to host live 8-hour reading of the Mueller Report - The Olympian

The Washington Center to host live 8-hour reading of the Mueller Report  The Olympian

The Washington Center for the Performing Arts will host an 8-hour reading of the 448-page Mueller Report on Aug. 24, 2019. Olympia Mayor Cheryl Selby and ...

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Fun events and things to do this week in Thurston County - The Olympian

Fun events and things to do this week in Thurston County  The Olympian

Fun events and things to do include the Southwest Washington Fair in Chehalis, the Olympia Pub Crawl, a Sam Miller comedy fundraiser for Nature Nurtures ...

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Jones moves into 2nd place in vote count for Olympia mayor, displacing Ross - The Olympian

Jones moves into 2nd place in vote count for Olympia mayor, displacing Ross  The Olympian

Olympia City Council member Nathaniel Jones is in second place in Olympia's mayoral primary, according to the Aug. 8 vote count following Tuesday's election.

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


'Mr. Olympia' Shawn Rhoden Hits Legendary Gym Amid Rape Case, Thanks Fans - TMZ

'Mr. Olympia' Shawn Rhoden Hits Legendary Gym Amid Rape Case, Thanks Fans  TMZ

Shawn Rhoden isn't letting his rape case get in the way of his training ... the 2018 Mr. Olympia hit the legendary Gold's Gym in L.A. this week -- and thanked all ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Olympia's Little Backyard Adventure looks to bring trail running to the city's summer - The Olympian

Olympia's Little Backyard Adventure looks to bring trail running to the city's summer  The Olympian

Mathias Eichler is directing the Little Backyard Adventure Race at Olympia's LBA Park on Aug. 10, 2019.

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Olympia Financial Group Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2019 Results - Yahoo Finance

Olympia Financial Group Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2019 Results  Yahoo Finance

Olympia Financial Group Inc. today announces its operating and financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2019.

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Olympia man accused of using children as shield to try to avoid arrest appears in court - The Olympian

Olympia man accused of using children as shield to try to avoid arrest appears in court  The Olympian

A 27-year-old man locked himself in an Olympia apartment with two children after police told him he was under arrest Tuesday night, according to court ...

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Angry driver plows through construction site near Olympia, injures worker - Q13 News Seattle

Angry driver plows through construction site near Olympia, injures worker  Q13 News Seattle

OLYMPIA, Wash. – A 74-year-old driver was arrested Wednesday morning after he plowed through a Thurston County construction site, struck a worker and ...

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Olympia Wax Bar's Technique Makes Getting a Brazilian Wax in Olympia an Enjoyable Experience - ThurstonTalk

Olympia Wax Bar's Technique Makes Getting a Brazilian Wax in Olympia an Enjoyable Experience  ThurstonTalk

Getting a Brazilian Wax for the first time is a big deal. You've been warned by all your friends about how painful it is. That's not how they roll at Olympia Wax Bar.

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for Aug. 6 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Aug. 6  The Olympian

Events and things to do include attending a National Night Out event, weighing in on Lacey's proposed permitting process for emergency housing facilities for ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 12:39 pm


Olympia primary: Selby leads mayor’s race, Bateman and Madrone dominate council races - The Olympian

Olympia primary: Selby leads mayor’s race, Bateman and Madrone dominate council races  The Olympian

Incumbent Mayor Cheryl Selby was leading in early returns in Olympia's mayoral primary. In City Council races, Jessica Bateman and Dani Madrone had large ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for Aug. 5 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Aug. 5  The Olympian

Events and things to do include meeting with candidates for Olympia Fire Chief, attending a National Night Out event, or hearing the Tacoma Concert Band at ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Mission Nonprofit Spotlight: Friends of the Olympia Farmers Market - ThurstonTalk

Mission Nonprofit Spotlight: Friends of the Olympia Farmers Market  ThurstonTalk

This month, Mission Nonprofit host Andrea Capere sat down with Peter Lesser, Laurie Wilcox and Michael Olson, board members of Friends of the Olympia ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for Aug. 4 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Aug. 4  The Olympian

Events and things to do include attending living history weekend at JBLM, eating Kenyan food at a fundraiser for Friendly Water for the World, and meeting ...

Published on 4 August 2019 | 1:07 pm


Olympia launches program targeting unsanctioned camps - The Olympian

Olympia launches program targeting unsanctioned camps  The Olympian

In an effort to cut down on costly homeless camp cleanups, the city of Olympia has launched a six-month pilot project targeting unsanctioned camping on city ...

Published on 4 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Here’s to Olympia’s long tradition of inclusiveness - The Seattle Times

Here’s to Olympia’s long tradition of inclusiveness  The Seattle Times

A woman is speaker of Washington's House of Representatives for the first time.

Published on 4 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Motorcycle Wreck in Olympia, One Airlifted - News Maven

Motorcycle Wreck in Olympia, One Airlifted  News Maven

Major motorcycle wreck, airlift was on the scene and has taken the rider. Road closes.

Published on 4 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Olympia, Puyallup men die in head-on crash involving 2 motorcycles - Tacoma News Tribune

Olympia, Puyallup men die in head-on crash involving 2 motorcycles  Tacoma News Tribune

A 71-year-old Olympia man was one of two men who died Saturday in a head-on collision involving motorcycles, according to the Washington State Patrol.

Published on 4 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Port of Olympia, Ecology agree on plan to improve stormwater flowing into Budd Inlet - The Olympian

Port of Olympia, Ecology agree on plan to improve stormwater flowing into Budd Inlet  The Olympian

The Port of Olympia and state Department of Ecology have agreed on a plan to make changes to the port's marine terminal stormwater treatment facility — a ...

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Man who allegedly yelled at, squeezed and attempted to bite kitten appears in court - The Olympian

Man who allegedly yelled at, squeezed and attempted to bite kitten appears in court  The Olympian

A Thurston County man appeared in court this week after allegedly abusing a kitten. Charging documents allege the man yelled at the kitten, squeezed it, ...

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Port of Olympia, state Department of Ecology announce agreement - Tri-City Herald

Port of Olympia, state Department of Ecology announce agreement  Tri-City Herald

The Port of Olympia and state Department of Ecology have reached an agreement that requires the port to make changes to its marine terminal stormwater ...

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


The Port of Olympia Partners with Local Agencies to Grow Local Grain for Craft Brewing and Distilling - ThurstonTalk

The Port of Olympia Partners with Local Agencies to Grow Local Grain for Craft Brewing and Distilling  ThurstonTalk

When you think of a port, the first things that probably come to mind are ships and airplanes. In reality, their vital outreach and mission cover much more.

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for Aug. 1 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Aug. 1  The Olympian

Events and things to do include heading to the Thurston County Fair, partying with rockabilly band the Roostertails at Olympia's Music in the Park, or watching ...

Published on 1 August 2019 | 4:46 pm


Roundabout construction starts Monday at busy southeast Olympia intersection - The Olympian

Roundabout construction starts Monday at busy southeast Olympia intersection  The Olympian

Construction is scheduled to begin next week on a compact roundabout at the intersection of Henderson and Eskridge boulevards in southeast Olympia.

Published on 1 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Argument over RV dumping sewage led to shooting near Olympia, Sheriff’s Office says - The Olympian

Argument over RV dumping sewage led to shooting near Olympia, Sheriff’s Office says  The Olympian

Investigators say a man was injured early Thursday near Olympia following a confrontation with neighbors over his motor home. It happened about 6 a.m. on ...

Published on 1 August 2019 | 7:00 am


New west Olympia breakfast spot quickly becoming a popular community hangout - The Olympian

New west Olympia breakfast spot quickly becoming a popular community hangout  The Olympian

Westside Tavern owners Dean and Lisa Damitio are very pleased with the success of their new breakfast restaurant Hash, which is located right next door to that ...

Published on 1 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Tumwater Brewery to join 30 other brewhouses at Olympia Brew Fest - The Olympian

Tumwater Brewery to join 30 other brewhouses at Olympia Brew Fest  The Olympian

Hoh River Brewery founder John Christopherson will join over 30 other regional breweries for Saturday's upcoming Olympia Brew Fest celebration at the Port ...

Published on 1 August 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for July 31 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for July 31  The Olympian

Thurston County Fair kicks off: The fair opens for its 5-day run at 10 a.m. and closes at 9 p.m. Opening day is One-Buck Wednesday, when admission is just $1 ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 12:32 pm


Olympia launches effort to clean up unsanctioned campsites - The Olympian

Olympia launches effort to clean up unsanctioned campsites  The Olympian

The city of Olympia has launched a pilot program targeting campsite and debris on city property with the goal of removing camps before they get too big.

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Motorcyclist injured in downtown Olympia crash Wednesday - The Olympian

Motorcyclist injured in downtown Olympia crash Wednesday  The Olympian

A motorcyclist was transported to the hospital with injuries after his motorcycle collided with a vehicle in downtown Olympia Wednesday morning. The 10 a.m. ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for July 29 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for July 29  The Olympian

Events and things to do include exploring sea critters at a Beach Seine at Olympia's Priest Point Park, heading to the first day of the Thurston County Fair, and ...

Published on 29 July 2019 | 9:37 am


What’s Happening for July 28 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for July 28  The Olympian

Events and things to do include attending Tenino's Oregon Trail Days, taking in a variety of tunes at the Olympia Symphony Orchestra's Concert at the Capitol, ...

Published on 28 July 2019 | 1:11 pm


Short-term rentals in Olympia: How do you want the city to regulate AirBnBs? - The Olympian

Short-term rentals in Olympia: How do you want the city to regulate AirBnBs?  The Olympian

What, if anything, should Olympia do about short-term rentals on Airbnb or other such sites? A city committee is weighing the issue, considering a ban on such ...

Published on 28 July 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for July 27 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for July 27  The Olympian

Super Bingo: This fundraiser to benefit the programs of Senior Services for South Sound starts at 6 p.m. with dinner, followed by Bingo at 7 p.m., at the Olympia ...

Published on 27 July 2019 | 6:49 pm


As population grows, rats in Olympia are becoming a year-round nuisance - The Daily World

As population grows, rats in Olympia are becoming a year-round nuisance  The Daily World

Flemming Behrend has seen rats in his backyard garden in northeast Olympia before. But this summer seems different. “The rats just love to come visit and eat ...

Published on 27 July 2019 | 7:00 am


In Olympia mayoral primary, Selby leads in fundraising with weeks to go - The Olympian

In Olympia mayoral primary, Selby leads in fundraising with weeks to go  The Olympian

In the race for Olympia's next mayor, incumbent Cheryl Selby has a significant fundraising lead heading into the Aug. 6 primary. As of this week, Selby had ...

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


New Woodruff Sprayground squirts, sprinkles and delights local families - The Olympian

New Woodruff Sprayground squirts, sprinkles and delights local families  The Olympian

The city of Olympia's new Woodruff Sprayground has opened, much to the delight of kids and parents looking to escape the summer heat. At the west Olympia ...

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Craft Beer Tasting Is at Its Best at Olympia Brew Fest - ThurstonTalk

Craft Beer Tasting Is at Its Best at Olympia Brew Fest  ThurstonTalk

Looking for the best of local craft beer tasting? Look no further than the Olympia Brew Fest, happening August 3, 2019 at the gorgeous Port Plaza.

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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