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  1. FBI cyber expert is ex-discount furniture salesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Olympian

    Supervisory Special Agent J. Keith Mularski joined the FBI in 1998 and the Pittsburgh office's cyber squad in 2005.

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  2. The drive to keep downtown Olympia vibrant and attractiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Olympian

    The city of Olympia-funded program was paired with a nonprofit called the Capital Recovery Center - previously known as the Capital Clubhouse - which is a community mental health agency that serves Thurston and Mason counties.

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  3. Freight, transit and ferry issues on State Transportation Commission's July meeting agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | Port Orchard Orchard

    Freight demands on the transportation system are the subject of several agenda items for the Washington State Transportation Commission's meeting next week in Olympia.

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  4. New Poll Shows Support for Animal Protection Rising in the U.SRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... animal protection. To learn more about NCAP, visit http://www.ncapweb.org . The Humane Research Council, based in Olympia, Washington, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that conducts independent research and analysis on a wide variety of animal-related ...

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  5. Home insurance rates increased for Ohioans in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Olympian

    The top 10 insurance companies doing business in Ohio boosted homeowners' rates by 7.4 percent last year, while the biggest auto insurers raised rates by 2.6 percent.

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  6. Soundings: Philanthropy comes in all shapes and sizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Olympian

    ... community member, serving on a number of boards, including the Nisqually Land Trust, Saint Martin's University and Olympia Federal Savings and Loan. The Soup Sisters meet at a home of one of the members 10 months out of the year, skipping only the ...

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  7. Romania puts former prison commander on trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Olympian

    Survivors say the delay in bringing perpetrators to justice was a cynical tactic by Romania's new rulers, some of whom held senior positions under the communist regime, to avoid accountability.

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  8. Chinese officials will buy more electric carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Olympian

    The official Xinhua News Agency was quoting a joint plan from government departments released Sunday that says about a third of newly bought cars for official use from 2014 to 2016 will rely on clean energy and the percentage will be raised year by year after that.

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  9. OLYMPIA: Indoor climbing event added to Senior GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The News Tribune

    Warehouse Rock Gym in Olympia will host a rock climbing competition later this month, the newest event during this year's Washington State Senior Games.

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  10. Iraq's Sunnis say they have their speaker nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Olympian

    Under an informal arrangement that took hold after the 2003 U.S.-led invasion, the speaker's chair goes to a Sunni, the presidency to a Kurd and the prime minister's post to a Shiite.

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  11. Why emulate wartime in our neighborhoods?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Olympian

    I just read a media release from the Office of the State Fire Marshall dated June 24. The release states that therre were 341 fireworks related injuries in 2013, the majority of which occcured on July 4. There were 102 fires resulting in $2,002,650 in damage and property loss.

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  12. Ruckelshaus could break lake vs. estuary logjamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Olympian

    The Capitol Lake Improvement and Protection Association is putting a full-court press on state decision-makers and the metro Thurston County community at-large to decide once and for all on whether to remove the Fifth Avenue dam.

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  13. In Our View/Avoiding a higher-ed cold war: WSU med school: No case yetRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... in Washington, especially in rural and underserved areas. And it's an idea that will have political traction in Olympia, where former Senate Majority Leader Lisa Brown, a med-school booster, has meaningful leverage. But how best to deploy the ...

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  14. Anniversaries: Earline Nunn & Oz NunnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    They were married June 25, 1954, in Washington, D.C. They are the parents of Steven G. Nunn and wife Carolynn Nunn of Atlanta, GA, and Janet L. Nunn, M.D., and her husband David Jennings of Olympia, WA.

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  15. VA awards ND grant to improve health care accessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | The Olympian

    Hoeven says the grant will fund transportation services for veterans to travel to VA medical centers and other facilities providing VA care.

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  16. Kerry in Vienna; extension of nuclear talks likelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | The Olympian

    Britain, France and Germany also sent their foreign ministers to Austria's capital for talks over the next few days, as has Iran.

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  17. Israeli bombing turns Gaza into ghost townRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | The Olympian

    A Palestinian boy looks at damaged swings on the side of a street following an Israeli missile strike in Gaza Strip on Friday, July 11, 2014.

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  18. Truckers at 2 Calif. ports OK cooling off periodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | The Olympian

    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said he requested the cooling-off period, and the truckers agreed Saturday to pull down pickets while the city's harbor commission investigates their allegations of poor working conditions and unfair labor practices.

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  19. Owners of Trump Plaza casino expect it will closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | The Olympian

    Trump Entertainment Resorts told The Associated Press that no final decision has been made on the Boardwalk casino.

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  20. Dive team dispatched for possible water rescue at Olympia-area campgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | The Olympian

    Two people were rushed from an Olympia campground to the hospital where a helicopter was waiting to fly them to another hospital after a report of someone drowning in the Nisqually River.

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