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Rock Against Homelessness at the Olympia Theatre - Independent.ie

Rock Against Homelessness at the Olympia Theatre  Independent.ie

23/4/19 Aidan Gillen, Camille O'Sullivan and Jerry Fish at the Rock Against Homelessness concert in aid of Focus Ireland at the Olympia Theatre. Picture: Arthur ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 6:32 am


Here's What Washington Is Doing for LGBTQ Communities This Year - TheStranger.com

Here's What Washington Is Doing for LGBTQ Communities This Year  TheStranger.com

With a historically large LGBTQ caucus in the House and Senate, Olympia is gayer than it has ever been. After securing marriage equality, banning conversion ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 12:04 am


Olympia’s ‘smoke and mirrors’ insurance policy tax hike won’t stop wildfire smoke and flames - The Seattle Times

Olympia’s ‘smoke and mirrors’ insurance policy tax hike won’t stop wildfire smoke and flames  The Seattle Times

When the smoke clears after a fire, home, business and property owners look to their insurance policies to help them rebuild. So, it is troubling that today there is ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 10:18 pm


Permanent Daylight Saving bill passes in Olympia -- here's what's next - MyNorthwest.com

Permanent Daylight Saving bill passes in Olympia -- here's what's next  MyNorthwest.com

A bill to keep Washington state in Daylight Saving Time permanently was passed by the Legislature Tuesday. Here's what happens next, and when we ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:55 pm


What’s Happening for April 19 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for April 19  The Olympian

Holy Week organ concert: Enjoy a free pipe organ concert presented by the Olympia Chapter of the American Guild of Organists from 12:15-12:45 p.m. in the ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:51 pm


Olympia to Host Members of Parliament from Tajikistan - ThurstonTalk

Olympia to Host Members of Parliament from Tajikistan  ThurstonTalk

Friendship Force of Greater Olympia [FFGO] is honored to announce it will be hosting a delegation of three Members of Parliament and three administrative staff ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 5:31 pm


Olympia schools move closer to cuts amid budget uncertainty - The Olympian

Olympia schools move closer to cuts amid budget uncertainty  The Olympian

Olympia School District is moving closer to making budget cuts for next year amid continuing uncertainty over what state lawmakers will do on school funding.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 5:05 pm


Mobile Home Park Owner Challenges Olympia's Ban on RVs as Permanent Housing - Centralia Chronicle

Mobile Home Park Owner Challenges Olympia's Ban on RVs as Permanent Housing  Centralia Chronicle

The owner of a mobile home park in west Olympia cited for allowing people to live in recreational vehicles says city code is standing in the way of affordable ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:44 pm


Serena Williams posts video of daughter Olympia trying out tennis racquets - ABC News

Serena Williams posts video of daughter Olympia trying out tennis racquets  ABC News

The apple certainly doesn't fall from the tree! Tennis superstar Serena Williams posted this video of her daughter Olympia hitting the racquet closet not once, but ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:13 pm


Olympia man with 8 DUI arrests is back on the road - KUOW News and Information

Olympia man with 8 DUI arrests is back on the road  KUOW News and Information

During Joseph Goodman's latest DUI last month he crashed his Audi SUV into a Seattle stop sign and then ran away. The one before that, he led Olympia police ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:40 pm


Olympia High School Athletic Hall of Fame to Induct Class of 2019 - ThurstonTalk

Olympia High School Athletic Hall of Fame to Induct Class of 2019  ThurstonTalk

The Olympia High School Athletic Hall of Fame is set to induct its Class of 2019 at its annual dinner auction on Saturday, April 27. Former Bears' The Olympia ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:23 pm


Two more key climate-change bills pass in Olympia, head to Inslee’s desk - The Seattle Times

Two more key climate-change bills pass in Olympia, head to Inslee’s desk  The Seattle Times

Gov. Jay Inslee appears to have at least four key climate-change bills headed to his desk. One vaults Washington to the forefront of state-level efforts to develop ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:55 pm


Olympia Boy Is a Winner of an International Art Contest - ThurstonTalk

Olympia Boy Is a Winner of an International Art Contest  ThurstonTalk

When Claire Beagle heard a shoe company called PLAE was going to have an art contest for kids, she thought her son should enter.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:46 pm


Olympia FFA Livestock Judging places third - The State Journal-Register

Olympia FFA Livestock Judging places third  The State Journal-Register

The Olympia FFA Livestock Judging Team team placed third out of 53 teams at Lincoln Land Community College at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:22 pm


Safe injection drama unfolds on House floor in Olympia - MyNorthwest.com

Safe injection drama unfolds on House floor in Olympia  MyNorthwest.com

A seemingly straightforward opioid treatment bill hit a snag, when an amendment regarding safe injection sites was tacked on by Republicans.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:08 pm


‘High School Musical’ opens at Olympia - Lincoln Courier

‘High School Musical’ opens at Olympia  Lincoln Courier

Olympia High School is bouncing into the spring season with the musical of "High School Musical" that starts at 7 p.m. May 9, 10, and 11 in the Olympia High ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:36 pm


What's Happening events calendar for April 20, 2019, in Olympia - The Olympian

What's Happening events calendar for April 20, 2019, in Olympia  The Olympian

Olympia LBGTQ Meditation group: The group is sponsoring Tuere Sala, a Buddhist teacher, to lead meditation. Everyone is welcome; no one will be turned ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 4:41 pm


Washington Ports: Olympia and Longview - American Journal of Transportation

Washington Ports: Olympia and Longview  American Journal of Transportation

The Port of Olympia is the southernmost deep-water port on Puget Sound. It handles breakbulk, project cargo and even live animal shipments.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 4:14 pm


Goals Abound for Unified Soccer Olympia Area League - ThurstonTalk

Goals Abound for Unified Soccer Olympia Area League  ThurstonTalk

Teams from area high schools competed in soccer games at Ingersol Stadium Saturday, April 20, 2019 as part of the Unified Olympia Area League.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 3:05 pm


What does solving homelessness look like? At Olympia workshop, it depends whom you ask. - The Olympian

What does solving homelessness look like? At Olympia workshop, it depends whom you ask.  The Olympian

About 100 people gathered in the commons of Olympia High School on Saturday morning to talk in small groups to discuss homelessness about what success ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 10:08 pm


Auburn's Mena serves as page for Sen. Das in Olympia - Kent Reporter

Auburn's Mena serves as page for Sen. Das in Olympia  Kent Reporter

Abbygail Mena, 14, served as a page in the state Senate during the week of April 1.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 1:30 pm


State Democrats unveil new wealth inequality tax in Olympia - KIRO Seattle

State Democrats unveil new wealth inequality tax in Olympia  KIRO Seattle

As state lawmakers continue work to get a budget deal done, a group of Senate Democrats are injecting a new idea into the mix: A tax on wealth inequality, ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 11:46 pm


Democrats in Olympia pass new payroll tax, restrictions on household appliances and a bill favoring unions - Chinook Observer

Democrats in Olympia pass new payroll tax, restrictions on household appliances and a bill favoring unions  Chinook Observer

Democrats in the state legislature this week gave final passage to several measures that figure prominently in Governor Inslee's legislative agenda and ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 11:16 pm


Property owner calls Olympia code on RVs 'needlessly restrictive' - The Olympian

Property owner calls Olympia code on RVs 'needlessly restrictive'  The Olympian

Andrew Cramer, owner of the Coach Post Mobile Home Park in west Olympia, talks about the city's restrictions on people living in recreational vehicles.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 10:46 pm


Olympia’s Price was a reluctant goalkeeper, now he’s a star who’s going to play in college - Tacoma News Tribune

Olympia’s Price was a reluctant goalkeeper, now he’s a star who’s going to play in college  Tacoma News Tribune

As a youth player, Sawyer Price split time in goal and in the field until he realized his future was between the posts. The Olympia senior is a returning All-4A ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 7:30 pm


Top high school soccer players and teams in the Olympia area - The Olympian

Top high school soccer players and teams in the Olympia area  The Olympian

Jack Harrison, North Thurston – A two-time returning All-Area choice as a holding midfielder, Harrison chipped in on offense last season as well with a pair of ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 7:30 pm


Slog AM: Olympia Bill Forces Vote on Safe Injection Sites, Conservative Vigilantes Detain Migrants Near Border - TheStranger.com

Slog AM: Olympia Bill Forces Vote on Safe Injection Sites, Conservative Vigilantes Detain Migrants Near Border  TheStranger.com

Safe injection sites come to a head in Olympia: With a governor who is running for president and a Democratic House that has been wishy-washy on their ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 3:38 pm


Procession of the Species – Olympia, Washington - Atlas Obscura

Procession of the Species – Olympia, Washington  Atlas Obscura

Discover Procession of the Species in Olympia, Washington: Celebrate Earth Day with a menagerie of vibrant, artistic animal costumes.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 3:01 pm


WATCH: Olympia Qualified Classic Physique Training Updates April 2019 - generationiron.com

WATCH: Olympia Qualified Classic Physique Training Updates April 2019  generationiron.com

Check in on the latest physique and training updates of the Olympia qualified Classic Physique athletes in this video report.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 1:35 pm


Olympia saddle maker keeps dying art alive - KING5.com

Olympia saddle maker keeps dying art alive  KING5.com

Journeyman saddle maker Dave Lofstrom talks about the harrowing journey that led to him becoming one of the best in the west.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 1:15 am


Controversial data privacy bill dies in Olympia - MyNorthwest.com

Controversial data privacy bill dies in Olympia  MyNorthwest.com

A controversial bill related to data privacy and facial recognition technology failed to make a key deadline in the Washington State Legislature Wednesday, and ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 5:07 pm


Olympia Short Cuts Film Festival the first of 5 mini festivals planned by OFS - The Olympian

Olympia Short Cuts Film Festival the first of 5 mini festivals planned by OFS  The Olympian

This year, the Olympia Film Society is cutting its annual film festival into five mini fests, with the first — the Olympia Short Cuts Film Festival — opening Saturday.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 1:10 am


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

Fun things to do this week in Thurston County  The Olympian

Events include “Coppelia,” Norway Day, the Short Cuts Film Festival, a Jazz Tentette concert, author Hal Schrieve discussing “Out of Salem,” Philadanco dance ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 12:38 am


The Inside of the State Capitol in Olympia Is Millennial Pink - TheStranger.com

The Inside of the State Capitol in Olympia Is Millennial Pink  TheStranger.com

Jasmyne is a staff writer at The Stranger, covering music, film, and visual art. Having grown up on the Eastside, she likes the view from this side of the bridge.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 7:22 pm


Top softball teams, players in the Olympia area - The Olympian

Top softball teams, players in the Olympia area  The Olympian

A look at the top players and softball teams in the Olympia area.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 6:45 pm


Things to Do in Olympia and Surrounding Areas This Weekend: April 19-21 - ThurstonTalk

Things to Do in Olympia and Surrounding Areas This Weekend: April 19-21  ThurstonTalk

The Easter Bunny will be making his appearance this weekend, and it's looking like the rain might actually stay away for all those egg hunts.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 12:32 pm


Democrats in Olympia push through governor's "green" agenda and public health care coverage bills. Union-protection measure awaits final vote. - Monroe Monitor

Democrats in Olympia push through governor's "green" agenda and public health care coverage bills. Union-protection measure awaits final vote.  Monroe Monitor

By FRANZ WIECHERS-GREGORY Governor Inslee is out of the state this week on an east coast campaign tour, but Democrats in Washington's Legislature are ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 8:50 am


Missing teenager sought by Lynnwood police found in Olympia - The Daily Herald

Missing teenager sought by Lynnwood police found in Olympia  The Daily Herald

Kaliya Sullivan, 19, had been reported missing after leaving her house Monday afternoon.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 8:30 am


Block the box bill gets new life in Olympia, passes House - MyNorthwest.com

Block the box bill gets new life in Olympia, passes House  MyNorthwest.com

Seattle is a step closer to lawfully using automated traffic cameras to bust drivers who “block the box” after a bill — HB 1793 — in Olympia got new life.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 10:16 pm


Orca protest in Olympia - Eastern Washington Statesmen Examiner

Orca protest in Olympia  Eastern Washington Statesmen Examiner

Lanni Johnson of Snohomish is on a 17-day fast in front of the Washington State Capitol building, to convince lawmakers the Southern Resident Orcas need ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 6:59 pm


Ecology officials invite public to learn about Olympia brewery oil spill - KIRO Seattle

Ecology officials invite public to learn about Olympia brewery oil spill  KIRO Seattle

OLYMPIA, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Ecology is inviting the public to find out how the efforts to remove oil from the Deschutes River and ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 4:27 pm


Deaths for April 16 - The Olympian

Deaths for April 16  The Olympian

Beals, Joann A., 89, Olympia, died Monday, April 8, 2019, at home. Mills & Mills Funeral Home, Tumwater, 360-357-7743.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 12:06 pm


Olympia man sentenced to prison for possessing images of child rape, abuse - KIRO Seattle

Olympia man sentenced to prison for possessing images of child rape, abuse  KIRO Seattle

A 60-year-old Olympia man was sentenced Monday to 48 months in prison and a lifetime of supervised release for possessing images of child rape and abuse, ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 5:07 am


Two dead following crash near East Olympia - The Olympian

Two dead following crash near East Olympia  The Olympian

Two people are dead following a car crash on Rainier Road Southeast on Monday, according to the Thurston County Sheriff's Office. The crash happened near ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Enumclaw students 'get woke, stay woke' at Olympia conference - Enumclaw Courier-Herald

Enumclaw students 'get woke, stay woke' at Olympia conference  Enumclaw Courier-Herald

They got to meet Dolores Huerta, a huge name in the workers rights movement.

Published on 14 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Auburn Riverside student commits to pursuing STEM careers during Olympia celebration - Auburn Reporter

Auburn Riverside student commits to pursuing STEM careers during Olympia celebration  Auburn Reporter

An Auburn Riverside student was among the 49 high school students from throughout the state who participated in the second annual Washington STEM ...

Published on 13 April 2019 | 4:57 pm


What’s Happening for April 13 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for April 13  The Olympian

Events and things to do include participating in the South Sound Climate Action Convention, test driving an electric car, or watching a concrete canoe ...

Published on 13 April 2019 | 12:05 pm


Big victories for sexual assault survivors in Olympia - MyNorthwest.com

Big victories for sexual assault survivors in Olympia  MyNorthwest.com

In the wake of the Me Too movement sexual assault reform became one of the top priorities for state lawmakers this session, and now two bills make some of the ...

Published on 12 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Democrats in Olympia push through governor's 'green' agenda and public healthcare coverage bills - Chinook Observer

Democrats in Olympia push through governor's 'green' agenda and public healthcare coverage bills  Chinook Observer

OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee is out of the state this week on an east coast campaign tour, but Democrats in Washington's Legislature are working to pass key ...

Published on 12 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Two Kent students commit to pursuing STEM careers during Olympia celebration - Kent Reporter

Two Kent students commit to pursuing STEM careers during Olympia celebration  Kent Reporter

Kent-Meridian, Kentridge students part of 49 from across the state.

Published on 12 April 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for April 11 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for April 11  The Olympian

Timberline Throwback Concert: The Timberline High School Music Department will present its 15th annual Throwback Concert featuring music from the 1920s, ...

Published on 11 April 2019 | 1:09 pm


Seattle 'block the box' bill could get second life in Olympia - MyNorthwest.com

Seattle 'block the box' bill could get second life in Olympia  MyNorthwest.com

A bill that would have allowed Seattle to install cameras to ticket drivers for blocking intersections and driving in bus lanes was thought to be dead in March. Now ...

Published on 11 April 2019 | 7:00 am


WSU students will advocate for climate change policies in Olympia - The Daily Evergreen

WSU students will advocate for climate change policies in Olympia  The Daily Evergreen

Students and environmental activist organizations will come together to lobby and rally for climate change legislation today. Jessica Hart is a WSU junior sports ...

Published on 11 April 2019 | 7:00 am


How did my state lawmakers vote in Olympia? - Chinook Observer

How did my state lawmakers vote in Olympia?  Chinook Observer

The state House and Senate passed two separate state operating budget proposals last week. HB 1109, as passed by the House, calls for $52.8 billion in ...

Published on 10 April 2019 | 7:57 pm


Bills for HOV cheaters, multiple DUI offenders move forward in Olympia - MyNorthwest.com

Bills for HOV cheaters, multiple DUI offenders move forward in Olympia  MyNorthwest.com

A handful of transportation bills continue to make their way through the Washington State Legislature, including bills to increase punishments for multiple ...

Published on 10 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Gas prices are rising fast in Olympia. Here’s how long it should last - The Olympian

Gas prices are rising fast in Olympia. Here’s how long it should last  The Olympian

Unexpected refinery outages in San Francisco and Los Angeles have put a crimp in an already tight West Coast gasoline market, sending prices soaring.

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Serena Williams and Daughter Alexis Olympia Are Pretty in Pink in Sweet Twinning Photo - PEOPLE.com

Serena Williams and Daughter Alexis Olympia Are Pretty in Pink in Sweet Twinning Photo  PEOPLE.com

Serena Williams shared an adorable snap of her twinning with daughter Alexis Olympia in a pair of sock hop-style poodle skirts.

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Murdered Tacoma girl's mother testifies in Olympia - KING5.com

Murdered Tacoma girl's mother testifies in Olympia  KING5.com

Decades after Jennifer Bastian's murder, her mother is trying to change a state law. The proposal would give detectives access to more DNA samples, and ...

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Bills for plastic bag ban, capital gains tax survive in Olympia - MyNorthwest.com

Bills for plastic bag ban, capital gains tax survive in Olympia  MyNorthwest.com

It's a busy couple of days in Olympia, with dozens of bills getting hearings or votes before a final committee cut off on Tuesday, including a ban on plastic bags, ...

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Affordable Health-Care Bills Facing Final Negotiations in Olympia - SanJuanIslander.com

Affordable Health-Care Bills Facing Final Negotiations in Olympia  SanJuanIslander.com

WASHINGTON NEWS *SERVICE*: OLYMPIA, Wash. - Washington state's bid to expand health care coverage to all is in its final stages of negotiations at the ...

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Top boys track and field teams and athletes in the Olympia-area in 2019 - Tacoma News Tribune

Top boys track and field teams and athletes in the Olympia-area in 2019  Tacoma News Tribune

A look at the top boys track and field athletes and teams in the Olympia-area in 2019.

Published on 8 April 2019 | 8:20 pm


Human remains found in Olympia identified as missing woman - The Seattle Times

Human remains found in Olympia identified as missing woman  The Seattle Times

OLYMPIA — A woman missing for nearly a year has been identified as the person whose remains were found in a wooded area in northwest Olympia.

Published on 8 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Man arrested after breaking into, stealing from abandoned school in Olympia - KIRO Seattle

Man arrested after breaking into, stealing from abandoned school in Olympia  KIRO Seattle

A man was arrested after breaking into and stealing from John Rogers School in Olympia early Saturday morning, according to police. The school is used as a ...

Published on 7 April 2019 | 7:00 am


The History of Five of Olympia's Most Well-Known Parks - ThurstonTalk

The History of Five of Olympia's Most Well-Known Parks  ThurstonTalk

Olympia may just have the best parks in Western Washington, at least that is how many of us feel. From the shores of the Puget Sound to the forests A list of five ...

Published on 6 April 2019 | 1:47 pm


Deaths for April 6 - The Olympian

Deaths for April 6  The Olympian

Butler, Avis Jeanette, 95, Olympia, died Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at Capital Medical Center, Olympia. Forest Funeral Home, Olympia, 360-943-6363.

Published on 6 April 2019 | 8:11 am


Human skeleton found near Olympia belongs to 63-year-old woman - KOMO News

Human skeleton found near Olympia belongs to 63-year-old woman  KOMO News

OLYMPIA, Wash. - The human skeletal remains found in a wooded area near Olympia belong to 63-year-old Karen J. Brocha, according to the Thurston County ...

Published on 6 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Human remains found in woods identified as woman missing since last May - KIRO Seattle

Human remains found in woods identified as woman missing since last May  KIRO Seattle

UPDATE: A woman missing for nearly a year has been identified as the person whose remains were found Thursday in a wooded area in northwest Olympia.

Published on 6 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Officials: human remains found in Olympia - MyNorthwest.com

Officials: human remains found in Olympia  MyNorthwest.com

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- The Thurston County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that the remains discovered in northwest Olympia are human. The Olympian reports ...

Published on 6 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Deaths for April 5 - The Olympian

Deaths for April 5  The Olympian

Davis, Margaret Ruth, 80, Chehalis, died Monday, April 1, 2019, at Providence Centralia Hospital. Mills & Mills Funeral Home, Tumwater, 360-357-7743. Davis ...

Published on 5 April 2019 | 8:17 am


Sharing the burden of the homelessness crisis between Seattle and Olympia - KING5.com

Sharing the burden of the homelessness crisis between Seattle and Olympia  KING5.com

While the homelessness crisis has generally been left to cities to deal with, there's some talk in Seattle about the state sharing more of the burden. It's an issue ...

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Amazon, Microsoft on opposite ends of tax debate in Olympia - MyNorthwest.com

Amazon, Microsoft on opposite ends of tax debate in Olympia  MyNorthwest.com

Microsoft and Amazon appear to be on opposite sides of a proposal that would significantly hike state taxes on big businesses in the name of education.

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Olympia family part of study in search of new autism treatments - KOMO News

Olympia family part of study in search of new autism treatments  KOMO News

OLYMPIA, Wash. -- New numbers show one in 59 children lives with autism. Now, the largest study of its kind is in search of breakthrough treatments to help ...

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for April 5 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for April 5  The Olympian

Climate Conversations series on migratory birds: Speaker John Withey, a terrestrial ecologist at The Evergreen State College, will talk about whether migratory ...

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Proposal in Olympia would allow longer detentions for people in crisis - The Seattle Times

Proposal in Olympia would allow longer detentions for people in crisis  The Seattle Times

Supporters say the proposal would give more time for mental-health treatment, but groups including the state's disability-rights watchdog are objecting.

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Speeding teen driver crashes into Olympia grocery store - KIRO Seattle

Speeding teen driver crashes into Olympia grocery store  KIRO Seattle

A speeding teen driver crashed a car into Black Lake Grocery store in Olympia early Thursday morning.

Published on 4 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Smokey Loggins Now Serving Smoked Wings, Breakfast Foods in Olympia - Free Times

Smokey Loggins Now Serving Smoked Wings, Breakfast Foods in Olympia  Free Times

Tonight, Josh Bumgarner and Joe Thacker will be slinging smoked wings on Boyd Plaza at First Thursday on Main. When they're done, they'll head to their ...

Published on 4 April 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for April 3 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for April 3  The Olympian

Events and things to do in Thurston County including watching magician Jeff Evans at the Newcomers Club, and learning about Intercity Transit's expanding ...

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Area residents head to Olympia to make sure their voices are heard - clarkcountytoday.com

Area residents head to Olympia to make sure their voices are heard  clarkcountytoday.com

ClarkCountyToday.com Editor Ken Vance shares some insight about a recent rally held on the steps of the Washington State Capitol Building in Olympia.

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Guest opinion: Dems in charge in Olympia, but GOP is helping steer debate - Sequim Gazette

Guest opinion: Dems in charge in Olympia, but GOP is helping steer debate  Sequim Gazette

Republicans see their role as fixing or foiling bad bills. Democrats' tax bills are their new target.

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Elizabeth Lord and Lauren O’Neill poke fun at ‘The Bubble’ that is Olympia in new show - The Olympian

Elizabeth Lord and Lauren O’Neill poke fun at ‘The Bubble’ that is Olympia in new show  The Olympian

What do you get when you mix storyteller Elizabeth Lord with performer Lauren O'Neill? “The Bubble,” a variety show that aims to entertain and examine the ...

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Effort to open behavioral health facility near Olympia gets $1.5M boost - The Olympian

Effort to open behavioral health facility near Olympia gets $1.5M boost  The Olympian

Recovery Innovations received a $1.5 million state grant to open the 16-bed evaluation and treatment facility near Olympia, the state Department of Commerce ...

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Slog AM: Anti-Vaccine Exemption Bill Could Pass in Olympia Today, Chicago Elects First Black Lesbian Mayor, The Future of Fox News - TheStranger.com

Slog AM: Anti-Vaccine Exemption Bill Could Pass in Olympia Today, Chicago Elects First Black Lesbian Mayor, The Future of Fox News  TheStranger.com

Issaquah students plan walkout following one student's racist post: A group of students at Issaquah High School are responding to one of their classmate's racist ...

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Serena Williams Still Hasn't Spent a Day Apart from Her Daughter as She Nears 'Terrible Twos' - PEOPLE.com

Serena Williams Still Hasn't Spent a Day Apart from Her Daughter as She Nears 'Terrible Twos'  PEOPLE.com

Despite staying busy with tennis, her clothing line and an entrepreneurial career, Serena Williams' top priority remains her daughter Olympia, 19 months.

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


In Olympia, government greed over public need | Opinion - Crosscut

In Olympia, government greed over public need | Opinion  Crosscut

Have you ever heard one of your liberal friends complain about government greed? I haven't. Corporate greed, yes. After all, a business wants to grow, ...

Published on 2 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Olympia considers locations for 3 potential dog parks - KIRO Seattle

Olympia considers locations for 3 potential dog parks  KIRO Seattle

Dog owners in Olympia could soon get three new off-leash dog parks.

Published on 1 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Top teams, track and field athletes in 2019 in the Olympia area - The Olympian

Top teams, track and field athletes in 2019 in the Olympia area  The Olympian

A look at the top teams and athletes for high school track and field from the Olympia-area in 2019.

Published on 1 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Woman critically injured after being hit by car in Olympia - KIRO Seattle

Woman critically injured after being hit by car in Olympia  KIRO Seattle

A woman sustained critical injuries after she was struck by a car in Olympia on Sunday morning. The accident occurred at Eighth Avenue Southeast and Capitol ...

Published on 31 March 2019 | 7:00 am


'How did my state lawmakers vote in Olympia?' - Chinook Observer

'How did my state lawmakers vote in Olympia?'  Chinook Observer

House Democrats last week released their version of the 2019-21 state operating budget. After working late into the night Wednesday, the House Appropriations ...

Published on 31 March 2019 | 7:00 am


PHOTOS: Olympia boys water polo dominates Winter Park 15-5, while girls water polo falls 8-6 |... - West Orange Times & Windermere Observer

PHOTOS: Olympia boys water polo dominates Winter Park 15-5, while girls water polo falls 8-6 |...  West Orange Times & Windermere Observer

A strong night for Touma Mack led the way for the Olympia Titans boys water polo in their win over the Wildcats.

Published on 30 March 2019 | 3:50 pm


51st state supporters rally in Olympia - The Spokesman-Review

51st state supporters rally in Olympia  The Spokesman-Review

Supporters of a new state for Eastern Washington stage another rally at the Capitol, but no vote is expected on their resolution.

Published on 30 March 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for March 30 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for March 30  The Olympian

Events and things to do in Thurston County including learning about Harlequin's 2020 season, buying some blintzes, or raising money to improve the Thurston ...

Published on 30 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Editorial: Move will allow public a greater voice in Olympia - The Daily Herald

Editorial: Move will allow public a greater voice in Olympia  The Daily Herald

Senate and House have agreed to use video-conferencing for public testimony from across the state.

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


OPD vacancies can mean tens of thousands of dollars in overtime for officers - The Olympian

OPD vacancies can mean tens of thousands of dollars in overtime for officers  The Olympian

Among the highest paid city of Olympia employees in 2018 were police sergeants and officers who made tens of thousands of dollars above their base pay, ...

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Downtown Olympia’s busiest developer is at it again with a new project - The Olympian

Downtown Olympia’s busiest developer is at it again with a new project  The Olympian

Downtown Olympia developer, Walker John, who currently has two projects rising from the ground, now has a third in the works, according to the city of Olympia.

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Grappling with homelessness, Olympia officials ask: What should we do next? - The Olympian

Grappling with homelessness, Olympia officials ask: What should we do next?  The Olympian

Olympia is launching a months-long process to gather public feedback — on what is working and not working and what the city's priorities should be — and ...

Published on 27 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Real Change vendors and housing advocates reflect on their experience in Olympia - Real Change News

Real Change vendors and housing advocates reflect on their experience in Olympia  Real Change News

More than 600 activists turned up in Olympia on Housing and Homeless Advocacy Day at the end of Feb. to push for affordable housing. The event was ...

Published on 27 March 2019 | 7:00 am


City of Olympia looks to create longterm homeless support plan - The Olympian

City of Olympia looks to create longterm homeless support plan  The Olympian

Amy Buckler, Olympia's downtown programs manager, outlines how the city will go about creating a long-term homeless response plan.

Published on 27 March 2019 | 7:00 am


You know that ferry docked at the Port of Olympia? It’s expected to depart in April - The Olympian

You know that ferry docked at the Port of Olympia? It’s expected to depart in April  The Olympian

The Evergreen State, a former Washington state ferry that has been moored at the Port of Olympia for nearly a year, is expected to depart next month, ...

Published on 26 March 2019 | 7:00 am


What’s Happening for March 25 - The Olympian

What’s Happening for March 25  The Olympian

Events and things to do in Thurston County including watching an international pickleball tournament, hearing the story of Olympia oysters, or listening to a free ...

Published on 25 March 2019 | 12:00 pm


Tax on businesses, capital gains proposed in Olympia - KING5.com

Tax on businesses, capital gains proposed in Olympia  KING5.com

New taxes could be coming to the state to pay for everything from pre-school students, to the homeless. The latest budget proposal calls for a tax on the state's ...

Published on 25 March 2019 | 7:00 am








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