Lake Washington schools receive 2013 Washington Achievement Awards
The Lake Washington School District will receive the most Washington Achievement Awards from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction and the State Board of Education for 2013 than any other year in its history.
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Northshore schools earn 2013 state achievement awards
Eight Northshore schools earned Washington Achievement Awards for 2013 and will be honored during an awards ceremony April 24, at Timberline High School in Lacey, Wash.
Three Thurston County businesses close doors
In this 2013 file photo, Shirley Ritter, aka, "Fairy Godmother," works a busy Thursday morning filling orders for Mother's Day at her eFairies retail store in Tumwater.
Public hearing set to weigh levy lid lift for Lacey Fire District
Lacey firefighter Jess Moore deploys a line of fire hose June 12th during a fire training session as Chris Sharp, a Bellingham firefighter himself and videographer, produces a training video for the dept.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
WA company recalls more than 82,000 pounds of egg product
More than 82,000 pounds of processed egg product are being recalled due to possible salmonella contamination, according to a USDA FSIS release.
10th CD candidate Joyce McDonald speaking Wednesday in Lacey
Republican Joyce McDonald , who is a 10th district candidate for Congress against first-term U.S. Rep. Denny Heck , is scheduled to speak to the Thurston County Mainstream Republicans on Wednesday in Lacey.
First Visit to Top Rung Brewing in Lacey
As if first responders don't do enough to help us already, these guys also make beer.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Little Boy Falls Off Cliff In Liberty Park
Spokane firefighters were called to Liberty Park on Monday after a little boy fell down a cliff.
Bridging the gap on Chehalis-Western Trail in Lacey
When I stumbled across this scene on Sunday, I thought I had come upon one of the many road construction projects in Seattle.
Master Builders leader closing a door
Dickey's Remodel & Repair owner Tim Dickey gives a talk Sunday on remodeling to improve accessibility during the Olympia Master Builders' Big Home and Garden show at Saint Martin's University in Lacey.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Arm yourself with information to help stop domestic violence
A young woman I'll call Maria told me about her abusive marriage and how she finally escaped it after 13 years.
Open house for businesses to offer information about plastic bag ban
Hosted by Olympia's Waste ReSources and Thurston County Solid Waste, the open house will run 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Olympia City Hall, room 207, 601 Fourth Ave. E. City and county staff will answer questions and discuss outreach efforts.
Business beat - Sun, 13 Apr 2014 PST
Previously, Mayhew was the marketplace manager at etailz, formerly GreenCupboards.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Union had questioned staffing levels at Providence clinic where rehab patient died
Providence Health & Services, based at this building in Renton, operates Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia and an affiliated rehab center in Lacey.
JBLM Bettie Brigade Comes to Lacey 2014
Candace "Dis Orient-Her" Magill of Tacoma, Erin "Flogging Maul-E" Zimmerman of Roy and Candice "Mia Gravedigger" White of Olympia speed around the track during practice for the JBLM Bettie Brigade roller derby team at The Bunker in Lacey on Thursday, April 10, 2014.
Lacey fast pitch game Saturday to raise money for Oso mudslide victims
A fast pitch game from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday at Dream Team Park, 425 Marvin Road SE, Lacey, will raise money for victims of the Oso mudslide.
Man arrested for allegedly threatening Thurston County judge
Lacey police arrested a 35-year-old man Thursday after he allegedly intimidated Thurston County Court Commissioner Jonathon Lack, at Juvenile and Family Court Wednesday, and in a separate incident Wednesday night at Ramblin Jack's restaurant.
Arbor fever strikes Lacey: Trees the talk of council
The Lacey City Council Thursday night was all about trees: It had an Arbor Month proclamation, a seedling was presented to Yelm Mayor Ron Harding and there was a reminder about a community seedling giveaway this Saturday.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Spring at last? Looks that way in South Sound
Olympia Master Builder's Big Home and Garden Show: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday in Saint Martin's University's Marcus Pavilion.
10 Things To Do in South Sound This Weekend, April 11-13
I’ll have mine in red: The Olympia Film Society’s series of films about wine served with wine continues Friday with the screening of “RED OBSESSION,” a 75-minute documentary exploring the origins of Bordeaux wine, how it became one of the most appreciated and valued commodities, and how China plays a role.