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  1. Earth: Primordial EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Tucson Weekly

    ... "Black Sabbath.") Even Bruce Springsteen was once in a band called Earth. But there is only one true Earth, the Olympia, Washington drone metal group led by guitarist Dylan Carlson. Despite being relatively unknown, this particular Earth has been ...

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  2. Lawyers defend Washington attorney general in recall attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Columbian

    A Pierce County judge will consider accusations by Will Knedlik, a disbarred lawyer and former state legislator from Kirkland seeking to recall the indicted state auditor from office. The accusations include that Tacoma Democrat Kelley is violating a requirement in the state constitution for the auditor to live in Olympia; that the Auditor's Office improperly hired a longtime Kelley business associate; that he mishandled investigations of Sound Transit; and that he hasn't been showing up to work.

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  3. Montage of Heck Director Says a Posthumous Kurt Cobain Solo Album Is in the WorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Time

    ... of the recordings he came across will give fans the feeling of "hanging out with Kurt Cobain on a hot summer day in Olympia, Washington, as he fiddles about." The film, co-produced by Cobain's daughter Francis Bean and featuring never-before-seen ...

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  4. STATE v. BREIDTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | FindLaw

    Jodi R. Backlund, Manek R. Mistry, Backlund & Mistry Olympia, WA, for Appellant. Sean M. Brittain, Cowlitz Co.

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  5. Robert Lowell "Jake" TrimbleRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    Robert Lowell "Jake" Trimble passed away April 28, 2015 in Olympia, WA. He was born November 15, 1927 in Portland, OR to Robert and Frances Trimble.

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  6. Inslee says much work to do before budget deal is reachedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Inslee says much work to do before budget deal is reached Gov. Jay Inslee says that there is a "long, long ways to go" before a budget deal is reached. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1RelT9f UNITED STATES - 2009/04/08: USA, Washington State, Olympia, State Capitol Building With Spring Flowers.

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  7. In Our View: Students Come FirstRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Columbian

    ... with a wave of one-day strikes taking place throughout Washington, as teachers aim a message toward lawmakers in Olympia. In Clark County, several teachers unions plan to have members vote on whether to walk off the job May 13 in protest of the ...

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  8. 2015 USBC Convention ConcludesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    Elected to the USBC Board on Thursday were : Jay Daryman of York, Pennsylvania; Steve O'Brien of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina; and Karen Jost of Olympia, Washington. In addition to electing three board members Thursday, delegates rejected legislative proposals requiring the merger of non-merged state and local associations during the final day of the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Convention and Annual Meeting in Omaha, Nebraska.

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  9. Simon CalcavecchiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | New Mobility

    Ready, Set, Beastmode We all have excuses why we're not in shape, and Simon Calcavecchia, a 32-year-old C5-6 quad from Olympia, Wash., was no different. A former rugby player injured playing in 2002, Calcavecchia's weight reached an all-time high of 235 pounds.

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  10. Washington lawmaker facing ethics violations resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... and privilege" to serve the 9th Legislative District. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1zvNRIa OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - State Rep. Susan Fagan sent has sent Gov. Jay Inlsee her letter of resignation following allegations that she ...

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  11. Bainbridge teachers hold one-day walkoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Bainbridge Island Review

    ... Some of those same educators then made their way to Woodward Elementary to get pumped up for a caravan trip to Olympia where they planned to meet with local state representatives, including Sen. Christine Rolfes. Rolfes' legislative assistant, Linda ...

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  12. Lawmakers in Olympia may get a raise | the Petri DishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Bainbridge Island

    It looks like it will be a lot larger than what they're considering giving thousands of state workers and public school teachers. On May 13, the Washington Citizens' Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials is set to vote to give lawmakers an 11 percent raise .

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  13. Jean Godden's last hurrah? Three capable foes for three-term incumbentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The year is still young, but crowds of hundreds are turning out for forums featuring impressive Seattle City Council hopefuls enticed into running under the city's new district based election system. Michael Maddux: "We don't need Olympia to make us a great city.

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  14. Sleater-Kinney Left A Trail of Elated Fans in its WakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Phoenix New Times

    ... quite put their finger on why. After a brief set change featuring some traditional roadie tuning guitars action, Olympia, Washington's Sleater-Kinney gave their revved up fans a grand entrance starting off with the killer post-punk anthem "Price ...

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  15. Teachers unions are getting in the way of education | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Kirkland Reporter

    Once again, teachers unions are getting in the way of education. It's pathetic that teachers from the Lake Washington School District are taking a school day to run to Olympia to rally on everything from pay raises to classroom sizes.

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  16. Nepal earthquake brings regional history to light - Thu, 30 Apr 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... the Nisqually earthquake was also recorded at 6.8 and was centered on Anderson Island, about 11 miles northeast of Olympia. There was some property damage in Seattle and surrounding areas. An even bigger earthquake hit the Pacific Northwest ...

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  17. Rolf Boone covers Lacey City Council, and local business news for The Olympian.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Olympian

    The Lacey City Council retreat that was set to take place on Thursday has been canceled because the city did not provide sufficient public notice about the meeting. The public notice for the retreat was posted on the city's website about 3 p.m. Wednesday for a meeting that was set to begin at 8 a.m. Thursday.

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  18. A Page in historyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Real Change

    ... Now Owens is working his magic as a page. Marcelas Owens, 16, in front of the Washington State Capitol building in Olympia where he worked as a page for Sen. Pramila Jayapal, D-Seattle. Affordable Care Act poster child, Marcelas Owens, above, was ...

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  19. Candidate filing week opens May 11 | Washington Secretary of StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Covington Reporter

    ... the office sought, candidates will file either with the Secretary of State's Election Office (520 Union Ave. SE in Olympia) or with their county auditor/elections department. This is an "off-year" election, with no congressional or statewide races ...

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  20. Washington lawmakers tackle marijuana taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Columbian

    On the first day of the special legislative session, Washington House members took up a bill that would change the way the state taxes recreational marijuana. Washington lawmakers are back in Olympia this week after failing to pass a two-year operating budget during the regular legislative session.

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