Wednesday Dec 4
Sheriff: Man turns himself in for shooting unwanted houseguest
A 61-year-old Yelm resident turned himself in Monday night for shooting an unwanted houseguest in the leg, according to the Thurston County Sheriff's Office.
Heu-Weller named to Bellevue College board
Gov. Jay Inslee has named Merisa Heu-Weller, of Bellevue, to the board of trustees of Bellevue College.
Rainier-area man allegedly sets mobile home on fire with wife inside
Sheriff's deputies arrested a 32-year-old Rainier-area man Saturday night after he allegedly poured gasoline on a mobile home in the 100 block of Raintree Loop while his wife and her father were inside and then set it aflame.
Rainier Beach grads will attend college for free
Starting next year, the graduating seniors at Seattle's Rainier Beach High School have every reason to plan to attend community college, regardless of their family's finances - it will be free.
Football: All-1A SWW Evergreen teams
OL: Ricky Escalante, Elma, sr.; Joe Wilson, Elma, jr.; Jacob Lambert, Rochester, sr.; Evan Bialkowsky, Montesano, sr.; Kenny Roy, Montesano, sr.; Jonathan Jones-Newman, Tenino, jr.
Heavy Snow Forecast For Washington Mountains
Forecasters say a storm is moving into Washington Friday with lowland rain and heavy mountain snow.
Prescription drug abuse is the elephant in the room
What weighs the same as one elephant, seven grand pianos, 16 gorillas, an average orca whale, 15 harbor seals, or 655 housecats? The amount of unwanted prescription medication that was collected and safely disposed of last year in Thurston County: 5,567 pounds of unwanted prescription medication, to be precise.
Brogan's Auto Repair in Rainier burglarized
Thurston County sheriff's detectives are investigating the theft of two vehicles and thousands of dollars worth of tools during a burglary of Brogan's Auto Repair in Rainier early Monday morning.