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Serena Williams Throws Daughter Olympia a Party Just for Fun - E! Online

Serena Williams Throws Daughter Olympia a Party Just for Fun  E! Online

Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian may not have celebrated their daughter Olympia's first birthday last summer, but they did throw her a party on Saturday.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 8:14 pm


Deschutes River Battles in Olympia's Past - ThurstonTalk

Deschutes River Battles in Olympia's Past  ThurstonTalk

Several times in the last century of so, the Deschutes River – and the economic power it represented – was the crux of legal and political struggles in our ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 2:45 pm


Super Cars at Volkswagen of Olympia's Pre-Owned Superstore - ThurstonTalk

Super Cars at Volkswagen of Olympia's Pre-Owned Superstore  ThurstonTalk

Recently Volkswagen of Olympia has made a new name for themselves. Proudly displayed at the top of their building located in the Olympia Auto Mall reads, ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 1:06 pm


Olympia freshman Tony Ponomarev nabs a pair of podium finishes at the 4A state swimming championships - The Olympian

Olympia freshman Tony Ponomarev nabs a pair of podium finishes at the 4A state swimming championships  The Olympian

Olympia High School freshman Tony Ponomarev finished fourth in the 200-yard individual medley and fifth in the 100 freestyle at the Class 4A state swimming ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 9:13 am


Prep report 2/17/19: Berges, Davis lead Olympia past Clinton - Bloomington Pantagraph

Prep report 2/17/19: Berges, Davis lead Olympia past Clinton  Bloomington Pantagraph

Hunter Berges and Ethan Davis scored 18 points each Saturday to lead Olympia High School's basketball team past Clinton, 60-55, in a nonconference game at ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 4:00 am


Serena Williams throws Olympia a HUGE party... as she reveals they don't celebrate birthdays - Daily Mail

Serena Williams throws Olympia a HUGE party... as she reveals they don't celebrate birthdays  Daily Mail

Serena Williams proved she was a cool mom on Saturday, throwing her one-year-old daughter a huge party 'just because'.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 12:41 am


Another storm, another big question: Why was power out for so long? - The Olympian

Another storm, another big question: Why was power out for so long?  The Olympian

Olympia resident Barbara Burgener has lived in Alaska and Eastern Washington, but it wasn't until she moved to Olympia that she experienced losing power to ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 3:00 pm


Olympia freshman Tony Ponomarev qualifies for 4A state swimming finals in two events - The Olympian

Olympia freshman Tony Ponomarev qualifies for 4A state swimming finals in two events  The Olympian

Coming into Friday's preliminary round of the Class 4A state swimming and diving meet, Olympia High School freshman Anthony Ponomarev was ranked fourth ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 7:48 am


Gun rights, 51st state are linked, Shea tells rally - The Spokesman-Review

Gun rights, 51st state are linked, Shea tells rally  The Spokesman-Review

Rep. Matt Shea links gun rights, a new state in Eastern Washington at a Capitol rally.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 4:55 am


The snow on the sidewalk must go if you live in Tacoma or Olympia. It’s the law - Tacoma News Tribune

The snow on the sidewalk must go if you live in Tacoma or Olympia. It’s the law  Tacoma News Tribune

From Tacoma to Olympia, some municipals codes require that homeowners and business owners clear the sidewalks adjacent to their properties within a day of ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 1:29 am


Everything must go! Olympia Resort & Conference Center is selling all of their content - WTMJ-TV

Everything must go! Olympia Resort & Conference Center is selling all of their content  WTMJ-TV

An Oconomowoc Resort is selling everything inside its buildings. "We have 300 plus rooms here," Frank Long, President of International *Content* Liquidations ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 9:56 pm


Thurston County students didn’t return to school until Friday. What took so long? - The Olympian

Thurston County students didn’t return to school until Friday. What took so long?  The Olympian

While most main roads in the area were cleared by Tuesday, Olympia School District said snow-covered side roads and slushy sidewalks were behind the ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 4:11 pm


Plan to convert the former Olympia Resort in Oconomowoc to apartments gets early approval - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Plan to convert the former Olympia Resort in Oconomowoc to apartments gets early approval  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A developer's hopes to repurpose the former Olympia Resort & Conference Center is nearing its final hurdle.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 3:51 pm


The Olympia Oyster House Returns with a Twist - ThurstonTalk

The Olympia Oyster House Returns with a Twist  ThurstonTalk

Local landmarks make a city special. In downtown Olympia we've got the stately Capitol building, murals, statues, and fountains galore. Nestled amongst them is ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:16 am


Boys basketball: Battle Ground 59, Olympia 57 - The Columbian

Boys basketball: Battle Ground 59, Olympia 57  The Columbian

Kaden Perry scored 24 points, including the putback basket in the final seconds, to lift the Battle Ground boys basketball team to 59-57 win over Olympia in a ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 5:36 am


How Alexis Ohanian Puts Serena Williams and Daughter Olympia First - E! Online

How Alexis Ohanian Puts Serena Williams and Daughter Olympia First  E! Online

He and the tennis star welcomed their daughter in September 2017 and married two months later.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 7:05 pm


Despite snow, Port of Olympia still mooved ‘em on out - The Olympian

Despite snow, Port of Olympia still mooved ‘em on out  The Olympian

Despite near record-breaking levels of snow, the Port of Olympia pushed the snow aside this week to load more than 1500 dairy cattle aboard the Devon ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 3:00 pm


‘The power of poetry comes when we engage other people’ says new Olympia poet laureate - The Olympian

‘The power of poetry comes when we engage other people’ says new Olympia poet laureate  The Olympian

The mission of the Olympia Poet Laureate is to connect people to poetry, and that's something Sady Sparks started doing well before she was chosen for the city ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 3:00 pm


What’s Happening for Feb. 14 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Feb. 14  The Olympian

Book signing by Olympian humor columnist Dorothy Wilhelm: Wilhelm's new “True Tales of Puget Sound” is a collection of stories taken from the lore of 20 ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 12:50 pm


Boys basketball: Union 68, Olympia 39 - The Columbian

Boys basketball: Union 68, Olympia 39  The Columbian

UNION 68, OLYMPIA 39 — Tanner Toolson and Houston Combs combined for 17 of the Titans' 20 third-quarter points to advance to Friday's 7:45 p.m. ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 5:25 am


Olympia Resort & Conference Center is selling their stuff - WTMJ-TV

Olympia Resort & Conference Center is selling their stuff  WTMJ-TV

Starting Thursday Olympia Resort & Conference Center in Oconomowoc will be selling all of their contents for the next 30 days or until everything has been sold.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 3:36 am


Broadway Olympia’s ‘Wedding Singer’ will feed your nostalgia for the 1980s - The Olympian

Broadway Olympia’s ‘Wedding Singer’ will feed your nostalgia for the 1980s  The Olympian

Despite two weeks of snow storms, Broadway Olympia's “The Wedding Singer” will open this weekend at the Capitol Theater — just Friday instead of Thursday.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 7:43 pm


PETA billboard to pay tribute to chickens killed in Olympia truck crash - KOMO News

PETA billboard to pay tribute to chickens killed in Olympia truck crash  KOMO News

OLYMPIA, Wash. -- Coming soon to a billboard in Olympia: A memorial of sorts for dozens to hundreds of chickens who were killed in a semitruck crash on ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 7:09 pm


Olympia School District Appreciates Pam Barker's Years of Service - ThurstonTalk

Olympia School District Appreciates Pam Barker's Years of Service  ThurstonTalk

Pam Barker has been a vital part of the Olympia School District (OSD) for over 15 years, but at the end of 2019 she is retiring.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 2:45 pm


Going-out-of-business sale at Olympia Resort in Oconomowoc begins Thursday - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Going-out-of-business sale at Olympia Resort in Oconomowoc begins Thursday  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

OCONOMOWOC – The last remnants of Oconomowoc's Olympia Resort & Conference Center will be re-homed in the weeks to come. International *Content* ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 1:07 pm


Deaths for Feb. 13 - The Olympian

Deaths for Feb. 13  The Olympian

Grubb, Shannon Ann, 61, Tumwater, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, at Providence St. Peter Hospital, Olympia. Funeral Alternatives of Washington, Tumwater, ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Rain-soaked snow sinks boats at Olympia marina - KOMO News

Rain-soaked snow sinks boats at Olympia marina  KOMO News

Heavy rain caused havoc after heavy snowfall in Olympia bringing down a marina cover and sinking several boats Monday evening. The people at the West Bay ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 11:52 pm


Here we go again: School closures, delays for Wednesday - The Olympian

Here we go again: School closures, delays for Wednesday  The Olympian

Here are weather-related school closures and delays for Wednesday, Feb. 13, in the Olympia area.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 11:33 pm


Bad weather helped make a good result: Six Olympia girls wrestlers going to Mat Classic - The Olympian

Bad weather helped make a good result: Six Olympia girls wrestlers going to Mat Classic  The Olympian

Olympia High School wrestlers Erica Grant (130) and Karlee Mosser (235) are expected to pace a group of six Bears wrestlers who are headed to the Tacoma ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 9:53 pm


The fight against measles, in the hospital and in Olympia - KUOW News and Information

The fight against measles, in the hospital and in Olympia  KUOW News and Information

In southwest Washington state, nearly one in four kindergartners didn't get all their immunizations last year. That includes measles. There are 54 known cases of ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 8:05 pm


Chicken-hauling semi crashes on I-5 in Olympia early Monday - The Olympian

Chicken-hauling semi crashes on I-5 in Olympia early Monday  The Olympian

A semi-trailer hauling live chickens crashed on Interstate 5 near Olympia early Monday, blocking several lanes in both directions. The semi was traveling north ...

Published on 11 February 2019 | 8:08 pm


Semi carrying live chickens crashes on I-5 in Olympia - KIRO Seattle

Semi carrying live chickens crashes on I-5 in Olympia  KIRO Seattle

A semi-truck carrying live chickens jackknifed on I-5 in Olympia early Monday, killing dozens of birds.

Published on 11 February 2019 | 5:15 pm


'Fowled'-up commute: Truck hauling live chickens wipes out on I-5 near Olympia - KOMO News

'Fowled'-up commute: Truck hauling live chickens wipes out on I-5 near Olympia  KOMO News

OLYMPIA, Wash. -- It wasn't exactly "Flyin' chickens in a barnyard!" as Seattle Sonics announcer Kevin Callabro used to say, but there were apparently quite a ...

Published on 11 February 2019 | 3:52 pm


Have you seen this armed robbery suspect? Olympia police need your help - The Olympian

Have you seen this armed robbery suspect? Olympia police need your help  The Olympian

Olympia police are asking the public to help identify a suspect who robbed a Papa Murphy's pizza business earlier this month.

Published on 10 February 2019 | 9:31 pm


Olympia fete celebrates Mandeville Carnival - The Advocate

Olympia fete celebrates Mandeville Carnival  The Advocate

Gathering for the organization's 54th celebration, the Mystic Krewe of Olympia presented its annual bal masque Saturday at the Castine Center in Mandeville.

Published on 10 February 2019 | 6:00 am


Olympia nonprofit that connects homeless people to help risks running out of money - The Olympian

Olympia nonprofit that connects homeless people to help risks running out of money  The Olympian

The nonprofit that refers homeless adults in Thurston County to more than a dozen housing and shelter programs says it risks having to end that *service* without ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Fieldcrest girls tip Olympia to win first regional - Bloomington Pantagraph

Fieldcrest girls tip Olympia to win first regional  Bloomington Pantagraph

MINONK — After downing the Olympia High School girls basketball team, 51-48, on Thursday, Fieldcrest celebrated as if it had never won a regional before, ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 4:00 am


2 found dead after Olympia-area house fire - KOMO News

2 found dead after Olympia-area house fire  KOMO News

OLYMPIA, Wash. - Two people were found dead after a house fire early Thursday north of Olympia, officials said. Fire crews responded to the scene, a home in ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 12:56 am


Hagerty soccer tops Olympia in penalty kicks - Orlando Sentinel

Hagerty soccer tops Olympia in penalty kicks  Orlando Sentinel

Kelvin Zinck scored the tying goal and then buried the clincher in a shootout as Hagerty outlasted host Olympia 5-3 in a penalty kicks tiebreaker after the two ...

Published on 6 February 2019 | 8:00 am


New Oconomowoc church, Thirst, moves into the former Olympia Conference Center - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

New Oconomowoc church, Thirst, moves into the former Olympia Conference Center  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Thirst, a Oconomowoc church that started in December 2018, will move to the former Olympia Conference Center as plans to redevelop the resort proceed.

Published on 6 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Fire at northeast Olympia home causes $115,000 in damage, OFD says - The Olympian

Fire at northeast Olympia home causes $115,000 in damage, OFD says  The Olympian

Investigators are trying to find the cause of a fire at a northeast Olympia home early Wednesday. Olympia Fire Department responded about 4:45 a.m. to ...

Published on 6 February 2019 | 8:00 am


What’s Happening for Feb. 5 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Feb. 5  The Olympian

Where's the Water? lecture series: The League of Women Voters of Thurston County and The Olympian present the first in a series of public meetings about ...

Published on 5 February 2019 | 9:22 am


Serena Williams: I want my daughter Olympia to make the first move - Tennis World USA

Serena Williams: I want my daughter Olympia to make the first move  Tennis World USA

Serena Williams made her debut on the professional tour at the age of 16 years. Speaking on Good Morning America, the 23-time Grand Slam winner said: "I ...

Published on 5 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Hermiston girl killed in Olympia car crash | Local News - East Oregonian

Hermiston girl killed in Olympia car crash | Local News  East Oregonian

Family and friends of Natalya Martinez are still finding ways to process what happened this weekend, but they were anything but speechless when it came to ...

Published on 4 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Olympia Financial Group Inc. Announces Ransomware Cyber Attack - GlobeNewswire

Olympia Financial Group Inc. Announces Ransomware Cyber Attack  GlobeNewswire

CALGARY, Alberta, Feb. 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Olympia Financial Group Inc. (“Olympia”) (TSX: OLY) announces that on February 2, 2019 it was ...

Published on 3 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Girl killed in wreck on I-5 in Olympia was 16, troopers say - The Olympian

Girl killed in wreck on I-5 in Olympia was 16, troopers say  The Olympian

An Oregon girl killed in a wreck on Interstate 5 in Olympia was 16, according to updated information released late Saturday by the Washington State Patrol about ...

Published on 3 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Olympia holds off Puyallup in tiebreaker game to nab No. 2 seed out of 4A SPSL - Tacoma News Tribune

Olympia holds off Puyallup in tiebreaker game to nab No. 2 seed out of 4A SPSL  Tacoma News Tribune

Kai Johnson scored 18 points, and Ethan Gahm made all four three-throw attempts in the final 25 seconds as Olympia turned away the hard-charging Vikings, ...

Published on 3 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Heard in Olympia: Compromise on I-940 - The Seattle Times

Heard in Olympia: Compromise on I-940  The Seattle Times

Last week, the Legislature approved tweaks to Initiative 940, the police accountability measure voters approved last fall. Here are some of lawmakers' comments ...

Published on 3 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Lawmakers in Olympia look to eviction reform to tackle homelessness - The Daily World

Lawmakers in Olympia look to eviction reform to tackle homelessness  The Daily World

OLYMPIA — Longtime Seattle resident Gina Owens was left unable to work after a car accident rendered her disabled in 2000, forcing her to fall behind on her ...

Published on 3 February 2019 | 8:00 am


What’s Happening for Feb. 2 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Feb. 2  The Olympian

Olympia Oshogatsu: The Olympia-Kato Sister City Association and the River Ridge High School Band will host the Olympia Oshogatsu from noon to 4 p.m. at ...

Published on 2 February 2019 | 12:16 pm


Girl killed in wreck on I-5 in Olympia after her disabled vehicle is hit by allegedly impaired driver - Tacoma News Tribune

Girl killed in wreck on I-5 in Olympia after her disabled vehicle is hit by allegedly impaired driver  Tacoma News Tribune

A traffic accident left one person dead on Interstate 5 in Olympia Saturday. A driver slammed into the back of another vehicle that had pulled over for a flat tire on ...

Published on 2 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Washington Brewers Guild climbs Capitol Hill, takes Olympia by storm - Washington Beer Blog

Washington Brewers Guild climbs Capitol Hill, takes Olympia by storm  Washington Beer Blog

On Monday, January 28th, the Washington Brewers Guild hosted its annual Legislative Hill Climb in Olympia, WA.

Published on 1 February 2019 | 4:58 pm


Winter shelters open in Seattle and Olympia in advance of freezing temperatures - The Seattle Times

Winter shelters open in Seattle and Olympia in advance of freezing temperatures  The Seattle Times

Seattle city officials are opening a severe-weather shelter starting Sunday night in anticipation of temperatures in the coming days that will hover around ...

Published on 1 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Heatherwick Studio's Olympia London Receives Planning Permission - ArchDaily

Heatherwick Studio's Olympia London Receives Planning Permission  ArchDaily

Heatherwick Studio has received planning approval to transform Olympia London, a 150-year old exhibition and event space in West Kensington.

Published on 1 February 2019 | 8:00 am


11-year-old critically injured in Olympia hit-and-run succumbs to injuries - Q13 News Seattle

11-year-old critically injured in Olympia hit-and-run succumbs to injuries  Q13 News Seattle

Isaiah Bermeo, the 11-year-old boy who was critically injured when he was struck by a vehicle in Olympia Sunday afternoon, has died.

Published on 31 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Proposed state ban on dwarf tossing backed at Olympia hearing - Seattle Times

Proposed state ban on dwarf tossing backed at Olympia hearing  Seattle Times

The ban, proposed by Spokane Valley Republican Mike Padden, would prohibit any physically hazardous activity involving a person with dwarfism in an adult ...

Published on 31 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Secrecy in Olympia, Round 2: After last year’s showdown over closing public records, what now? - Seattle Times

Secrecy in Olympia, Round 2: After last year’s showdown over closing public records, what now?  Seattle Times

A proposal from Seattle's Sen. Jamie Pedersen differs in several ways from last year's ill-fated legislation, which drew immense public backlash and a veto from ...

Published on 31 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Students trek to Olympia to support plastic straw ban - Chinook Observer

Students trek to Olympia to support plastic straw ban  Chinook Observer

OLYMPIA — Despite a bus cancellation, a group of students from Kirkland's Lake Washington High School made it to Olympia on Jan. 24 to express support for ...

Published on 30 January 2019 | 8:00 am


‘No men, no boats really’ in Olympia Little Theater’s play ‘Men on Boats’ - The Olympian

‘No men, no boats really’ in Olympia Little Theater’s play ‘Men on Boats’  The Olympian

There are no men in “Men on Boats” at Olympia Little Theater. The production, about a 1869 expedition to the Grand Canyon, is based on the journals of John ...

Published on 30 January 2019 | 8:00 am


There's an effort in Olympia to stop congestion pricing, limit pay-per-mile program - KING5.com

There's an effort in Olympia to stop congestion pricing, limit pay-per-mile program  KING5.com

Some lawmakers in Olympia want to keep Seattle from implementing congestion pricing and want to limit a pay-per-mile program.

Published on 30 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Washington motorcyclists rev support for anti-profiling law in Olympia - Chinook Observer

Washington motorcyclists rev support for anti-profiling law in Olympia  Chinook Observer

OLYMPIA — For years, state and federal civil rights law has prohibited the targeting of individuals by law enforcement based on their look and appearance.

Published on 30 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Proposal to replace Marcus Whitman statues stokes anger in Olympia - KUOW News and Information

Proposal to replace Marcus Whitman statues stokes anger in Olympia  KUOW News and Information

A proposal to remove the larger-than-life statues of pioneer missionary Marcus Whitman from the Washington state capitol and the U.S. Capitol drew angry ...

Published on 30 January 2019 | 8:00 am


State Patrol IDs suspect in hit-and-run crash that critically injured boy in Olympia - The Olympian

State Patrol IDs suspect in hit-and-run crash that critically injured boy in Olympia  The Olympian

Irven Jacobs has been identified as the suspect wanted in connection with a hit-and-run that critically injured a boy on Sunday on US 101 in Olympia. The boy ...

Published on 30 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Teen Council takes its message to Olympia - Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Teen Council takes its message to Olympia  Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

On Jan. 21, Martin Luther King Day, six VHS students traveled to Olympia representing Vashon's Teen Council for this year's Lobby Day — a trip the council has ...

Published on 30 January 2019 | 8:00 am


What’s Happening for Jan. 29 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Jan. 29  The Olympian

Chinese New Year Celebration with Lion Dancers: Celebrate the Year of the Pig from 6-7 p.m. at the Olympia Timberland Library, 313 Eighth Ave. SE.

Published on 29 January 2019 | 10:57 am


Olympia man airlifted after crash on US 101 - The Olympian

Olympia man airlifted after crash on US 101  The Olympian

An Olympia man had to be airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after he allegedly fell asleep at the wheel and crashed into a tractor-trailer Tuesday ...

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Motorcyclists rev support for anti-profiling law in Olympia - Peninsula Daily News

Motorcyclists rev support for anti-profiling law in Olympia  Peninsula Daily News

By Sean Harding. WNPA Olympia News Bureau. OLYMPIA — For years, state and federal civil rights law has prohibited the targeting of individuals by law ...

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Family of 11-year-old struck in Olympia hit-and-run preparing to donate his organs - Q13 News Seattle

Family of 11-year-old struck in Olympia hit-and-run preparing to donate his organs  Q13 News Seattle

OLYMPIA, Wash. -- The family of a 11-year-old boy who was struck and critically injured by a driver who fled the scene is preparing to donate his organs.

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Have you heard the one about a squirrel, a vacuum cleaner, and a little bit of magic? - The Olympian

Have you heard the one about a squirrel, a vacuum cleaner, and a little bit of magic?  The Olympian

Girl meets squirrel in Olympia Family Theater's play “Flora & Ulysses,” based on the Newbery Medal-winning 2014 book by Kate DiCamillo.

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am


New bill requiring education on zipper merge headed to Olympia - MyNorthwest.com

New bill requiring education on zipper merge headed to Olympia  MyNorthwest.com

A bill that would mandate zipper merge education and testing for all new drivers is headed to the Washington State Legislature.

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Former Olympia site in Oconomowoc will have a public hearing on measures that would pave way for apartments - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Former Olympia site in Oconomowoc will have a public hearing on measures that would pave way for apartments  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The city of Oconomowoc is seeking public input on a plan to amend its comprehensive land use plan and rezone 16.74 acres — measures that would allow for ...

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Joining the list: Bloomington District 87, Olympia schools, IWU will close Wednesday - The Pantagraph

Joining the list: Bloomington District 87, Olympia schools, IWU will close Wednesday  The Pantagraph

BLOOMINGTON — A wind chill advisory is in effect through noon Thursday and forecasters with the National Weather *Service* in Lincoln saying wind chill values ...

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Slog PM: Hairdressers Fight Legislation in Olympia, North Korea Launches Edible Clothing Line, Happy Data Privacy Day! - TheStranger.com

Slog PM: Hairdressers Fight Legislation in Olympia, North Korea Launches Edible Clothing Line, Happy Data Privacy Day!  TheStranger.com

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation halves paid parental leave program: The foundation was heralded for supplying a year of paid leave. According to human ...

Published on 28 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Heard in Olympia: Gun debate heats up - The Seattle Times

Heard in Olympia: Gun debate heats up  The Seattle Times

Washington voters approved sweeping gun-safety legislation in November, passing Initiative 1639 by a wide margin. But many state lawmakers still want to do ...

Published on 27 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Salon owners plan to lobby in Olympia on Monday - KEPR 19

Salon owners plan to lobby in Olympia on Monday  KEPR 19

KENNEWICK, Wash. - Thousands of salon owners are set to address lawmakers in Olympia Monday. A Kennewick salon owner will join the fight to eliminate SB ...

Published on 27 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Hair stylists, salon owners heading to Olympia to push back against Senate bill - Q13 News Seattle

Hair stylists, salon owners heading to Olympia to push back against Senate bill  Q13 News Seattle

SEATTLE, Wash. - - Thousands of hair stylists and salon owners from across the state are gearing up to make their voices heard at the state's capital tomorrow.

Published on 27 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Olympia is getting hard to live in nowadays - The Olympian

Olympia is getting hard to live in nowadays  The Olympian

Olympia is getting pretty hard to live in anymore; the cost of living is so high.

Published on 26 January 2019 | 11:31 pm


Washington state motorcyclists rev support for anti-profiling law in Olympia - Sequim Gazette

Washington state motorcyclists rev support for anti-profiling law in Olympia  Sequim Gazette

By Sean Harding. WNPA Olympia News Bureau. For years, state and federal civil rights law has prohibited the targeting of individuals by law enforcement based ...

Published on 26 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Volunteers ready Plum Street Village tiny homes for opening day - The Olympian

Volunteers ready Plum Street Village tiny homes for opening day  The Olympian

Volunteers worked Saturday to put the finishing touches on the soon-to-open Plum Street Village in downtown Olympia. Some homeless people will move into ...

Published on 26 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Overtime again, but this time Olympia beats Puyallup, moves into two-way tie for first place in 4A SPSL - Tacoma News Tribune

Overtime again, but this time Olympia beats Puyallup, moves into two-way tie for first place in 4A SPSL  Tacoma News Tribune

Both boys basketball games between Olympia High School and Puyallup followed a similar script this season. The home team, with a vocal crowd behind it, ...

Published on 25 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Whitman controversy makes its way to Olympia - Crosscut

Whitman controversy makes its way to Olympia  Crosscut

The re-evaluation of historic monuments in the Northwest has taken a new leap forward with a move by state Sen. Reuven Carlyle of Seattle. He has introduced ...

Published on 25 January 2019 | 8:00 am


What’s Happening for Jan. 26 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Jan. 26  The Olympian

Olympia LGBTQ Meditation group: The group is sponsoring Tuere Sala, a Buddhist teacher from the Seattle Insight Meditation Society, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 ...

Published on 25 January 2019 | 8:00 am


How Princess Olympia of Greece Does Paris Couture Week in Style - W

How Princess Olympia of Greece Does Paris Couture Week in Style  W

The couture week regular Princess Olympia of Greece reveals her fashion tips, including her most prized possession.

Published on 24 January 2019 | 8:00 am


A popular barbecue restaurant is expanding to Tacoma. Recognize these ribs? - The News Tribune

A popular barbecue restaurant is expanding to Tacoma. Recognize these ribs?  The News Tribune

Southbay Dickerson's BBQ in Olympia is expanding to Tacoma with an expected opening this spring on South Tacoma Way. The barbecue restaurant will serve ...

Published on 24 January 2019 | 8:00 am


OFD investigating RV fire in downtown Olympia - The Olympian

OFD investigating RV fire in downtown Olympia  The Olympian

No one was injured when a recreational vehicle parked at Washington Street Northeast and B Ave Northeast in Olympia caught fire Wednesday night, according ...

Published on 24 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Applying compassion and accountability to Olympia’s homeless crisis - The Olympian

Applying compassion and accountability to Olympia’s homeless crisis  The Olympian

Let's take a deep dive into the concepts of compassion and accountability and how the Olympia City Council and the rest of us can put those words into action in ...

Published on 23 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Fans snapping up tickets to see Olympia performance of Reich’s ‘Music for 18 Musicians’ - The Olympian

Fans snapping up tickets to see Olympia performance of Reich’s ‘Music for 18 Musicians’  The Olympian

Emerald City Music's next chamber concert, Steve Reich's “Music for 18 Musicians,” is more than a month away, yet tickets are nearly two-thirds gone.

Published on 23 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Former California Governor visits Olympia to push renewable energy - Peninsula Daily News

Former California Governor visits Olympia to push renewable energy  Peninsula Daily News

By Emma Scher. WNPA Olympia News Bureau. OLYMPIA — Former California Gov. Jerry Brown visited Olympia to support Gov. Jay Inslee's climate change ...

Published on 23 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Olympia teen steeped in old-time music will launch indie-rock album at Traditions show - The Olympian

Olympia teen steeped in old-time music will launch indie-rock album at Traditions show  The Olympian

Old-time music wunderkind Maggie Teachout is now a singer-songwriter — and an indie rocker. Teachout, also known as Maggie Neatherlin, celebrates her first ...

Published on 22 January 2019 | 8:00 am


New Law to Protect Your Online Privacy Is Being Considered in Olympia - TheStranger.com

New Law to Protect Your Online Privacy Is Being Considered in Olympia  TheStranger.com

The Cambridge Analytica scandal, the Google+ data scandal, the hack that disclosed information on 29 million Facebook users—the last year has delivered ...

Published on 22 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Local News, Proposed gun legislation draws crowds to Olympia - Columbia Basin Herald

Local News, Proposed gun legislation draws crowds to Olympia  Columbia Basin Herald

Emma Epperly/Columbia Basin Herald Ami Strahan, pictured in the middle with her hand held up to her face, lost her son during a school shooting near ...

Published on 22 January 2019 | 8:00 am


County commissioners vote 2-1 to move courthouse to downtown Olympia - The Olympian

County commissioners vote 2-1 to move courthouse to downtown Olympia  The Olympian

Thurston County commissioners voted 2-1 Tuesday to build a new courthouse and county office complex in downtown Olympia, according to a county news ...

Published on 22 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Condo for sale after Olympia power couple violates affordable housing rules - KING5.com

Condo for sale after Olympia power couple violates affordable housing rules  KING5.com

A husband and wife, who are both high-level government administrators, are required to sell a Bellevue condo they bought 10 years ago through an affordable ...

Published on 21 January 2019 | 8:00 am


What’s Happening for Jan. 22 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Jan. 22  The Olympian

March for Life rally: Thousands will gather from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the west side of the Capitol Campus to oppose abortion. The event will affect traffic and ...

Published on 21 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Serena Williams: 'Venus is more than an aunt for my daughter Olympia' - Tennis World USA

Serena Williams: 'Venus is more than an aunt for my daughter Olympia'  Tennis World USA

In press conference at the Australian Open Serena Williams commented on her relationship with her sister Venus.

Published on 21 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Alex Ybarra says he's ready to represent 13th District in Olympia - Yakima Herald-Republic

Alex Ybarra says he's ready to represent 13th District in Olympia  Yakima Herald-Republic

While new state Rep. Alex Ybarra is a freshman legislator, he is no stranger to many in Olympia.

Published on 21 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Deaths for Jan. 20 - The Olympian

Deaths for Jan. 20  The Olympian

Aaron, Velma A., 98, Olympia, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, at home. Funeral Alternatives of Washington, Lacey, 360-491-2222.

Published on 20 January 2019 | 10:48 am


What’s Happening for Jan. 20 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for Jan. 20  The Olympian

Annual Meditative Walk for peace walk in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: Olympia's Open Gate Sangha and the South Sound Buddhist Peace Fellowship will ...

Published on 20 January 2019 | 8:00 am


12th annual Olympia peace walk honors the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. - The Olympian

12th annual Olympia peace walk honors the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.  The Olympian

Zen Priest Koro Kaisan Miles, leads a group of well over hundred around Capitol Lake in Olympia Sunday for the 12th annual silent peace walk in honor of Dr.

Published on 20 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Highlights: Curtis wins third straight on road in Olympia behind Paulsen's 25 points - The News Tribune

Highlights: Curtis wins third straight on road in Olympia behind Paulsen's 25 points  The News Tribune

Curtis High School topped 4A SPSL rival Olympia, 69-61, on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019 in Olympia.

Published on 19 January 2019 | 8:00 am








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