Man tries to lure Lacey boy with promise of $100
A boy in Lacey says a stranger offered him $100 to get in his car near his school Thursday morning, and now police are swarming the neighborhood trying to find the man responsible.
Attempted Luring Incident Reported in Lacey
A 10 year old male student walking to Olympic View Elementary school Thursday morning reported that a male attempted to lure him into a vehicle.
Mon May 13, 2013
Man sentenced for vehicular assault after Lacey crash
A judge sentenced a man to nine months of work release Monday after he pleaded guilty to vehicular assault and driving under the influence for hitting a motorcyclist on 54th Avenue in Lacey in March.
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Science proves fruitful for Lacey teacher
Fifth-grade teacher Julie Wyatt, center, helps Lium Ferris, left, and Kassandra Salgado build an Alka-Seltzer lava lamp during science class last week at Pleasant Glade Elementary School in Lacey.
Lacey school evacuated due to small oven fire
River Ridge High School in Lacey was evacuated at about 8:15 a.m. Monday due to a small oven fire in the school’s kitchen, according to Cortny Martin with North Thurston Public Schools’ Community Relations department.
Sun May 12, 2013
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OLYMPIA: Monday rides serve as intro to road cycling
The Capital Bicycling Club of Olympia has started a new ride for cyclists who want to learn more about road cycling.
Fri May 10, 2013
Two local group homes emptied | May 10,
The state of Washington is removing young residents from two Vancouver group homes that cater to children with serious emotional and behavioral challenges - those who have been "kicked out of foster care" because they were too hard to handle, according to one group home manager.
Wed May 08, 2013
Authorities breaking up the party for underage drinkers
To help combat the issue, Target Zero Thurston County is targeting house parties and conducting compliance checks throughout the county this summer with the goal of keeping young impaired drivers off the road.
Tue May 07, 2013
Tonight: North Thurston board to hear update on science efforts
The North Thurston School Board will meet at 7 p.m. today at the Dr. John W. Gott Administrative Center, 305 College St.
Peninsula Daily News
Hadlock motorcyclist in serious condition after fatal wreck
Investigations were continuing Monday into the causes of two wrecks involving motorcycles that led to three fatalities last weekend, said Trooper Russ Winger, State Patrol spokesman.
Mon May 06, 2013
3 killed in 2 motorcycle crashes in Washington
The Washington State Patrol says two motorcycles collided head-on Sunday afternoon on a curve on the highway south of Quilcene.
Lacey focusing on future of empty offices
The city of Lacey is looking for long-term solutions to filling the nearly 240,000 square feet of empty office space within the Woodland District.
Sun May 05, 2013
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Long-ago pension rules work for Gregoire
Her last years in office, former Gov. Chris Gregoire worked long hours slashing budgets, pushing for taxes and running a nearly 60,000-employee operation.
Fri May 03, 2013
14 Things to Do This Weekend, May 3-5
Tropical tunes: Celebrate Olympia trop-rock vocalist BRITTANY KINGERY as she debuts her CD “Edge of the Ocean” at 8 tonight.
Jury acquits man of Lacey rape, but convicts on kidnapping, burglary
A Thurston County jury has acquitted a 29-year-old Lakewood man of raping his ex-girlfriend at gunpoint at her Lacey apartment last year, but convicted him of five other crimes Friday, including kidnapping her and burglarizing her home while armed with a firearm.
Thu May 02, 2013
Military fetes newest recruits
Army recruit Sarah Bower stood in formation with about 150 of the military's newest service members Wednesday night and swore an oath to serve her country.
Area curtains to rise this weekend
Actors always get the spotlight. But behind every great stage production, there are people taking care of details such as the lights, sets and costumes.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Ex-girlfriend takes the stand in Lacey rape case
A 27-year-old woman who has accused her ex-boyfriend of raping her at gunpoint in her Lacey apartment last year testified Monday that after he forced his way into her home, he told her that he was going to kill her, then himself, so she agreed to have sex with him in her bedroom.
Tree limb removed, power restored in Lacey
A tree limb was removed from an overhead line, and power has been restored to customers in Lacey, according to Puget Sound Energy.
Local students spend part of week learning about 'privilege' of money
Across the country, schools, libraries, government agencies, banks and other organizations held special events last week to stress the importance of financial literacy during Money Smart Week.