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Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 5:19 pm
“Mr. Tumwater” dead at 90
The Olympian - James G. Brown, a lifelong Tumwater resident affectionately referred to as "Mr. Tumwater," died in Olympia Friday from complications following surgery, according to family members. He was 90.Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 4:44 pm
Longtime Wash state House legal counsel wins promotion to chief clerk of Oregon House
The Olympian - Tim Sekerak joined the House as nonpartisan legal adviser 13 years ago and is returning to the city where he went to school.Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 4:21 pm
Judge rules in favor of Fife pot ban, but doesn’t address conflict between federal prohibition, I-502
The Olympian - Pierce County Superior Court Judge Ronald Culpepper ruled Friday in favor of Fife's ban on marijuana businesses. But he refused to address the conflict between state and federal law, something…Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 4:17 pm
State agency draws criticism for spending $600,000 on Tacoma workshops to boost employee performance
The Olympian - The outlay helped about 2,160 employees in the Department of Social and Health Services division that deals with food stamps and other help for the poor. But it drew quick…Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 3:51 pm
Rare milk truck with ties to former South Sound dairy headed to auction block
The Olympian - Built in 1941 the International K-3 experimental milk truck was used by the Fort Lewis Dairy Co. until the dairy closed in 1964.Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 3:47 pm
New paint job brightens historic Eagles Club building in Olympia
The Olympian - The historic Eagles Club building in Olympia has two new coats of paint - and a new first impression.Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 2:14 pm
Green Lady Marijuana scores fresh supply for grand opening in Olympia
The Olympian - Olympia's first legal recreational marijuana outlet solves its supply problem.Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 12:27 pm
Tiny tug makes Harbor Days debut
The Olympian - Though Harbor Days celebrates maritime history, one of the tugboats on view at this weekend's festival was just launched last week. The boat, the 15-foot-long Kathy M, is a one-sixth-scale…Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 11:40 am
T-shirt businessman returns to his Aberdeen roots with Saturday’s Timber Revival
The Olympian - Gabe Johnson, a former Aberdeen resident who now lives in Seattle, has spent years touring the nation finding quirky, hole-in-the-wall places to profile on the T-shirts created by his company,Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 11:23 am
Abandoned vehicle leads to search for Seattle woman
The Olympian - The Grays Harbor Sheriff's Office is looking for information about a missing Seattle woman after her car was found abandoned on a logging road near the Quinault Ridge Road last…Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 11:15 am
Former Yard Birds manager pleads guilty to theft
The Olympian - The former manager of Yard Birds accused of stealing an estimated $30,000 from his former employer has pleaded guilty to felony theft.Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 10:27 am
Lawsuit: Lacey pneumonia patient died after feeding tube was inserted into lung
The Olympian - Providence Health and Services is among the defendants in a medical malpractice lawsuit involving the death of a Lacey resident.Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 5:00 am
Death notices for Aug. 29
The Olympian - Everett, Bernadetta M., 96, Lacey, died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Providence St. Peter Hospital, Olympia. Woodlawn Funeral Home, Lacey, 360-491-3000.Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 5:00 am
Birth Announcements for Aug. 29
The Olympian - Bowles, Taylor, and Romero, David, Olympia, a girl, Jayden Dean Romero, Aug. 24, 2014.Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 1:00 am
Iceland lowers alert over lava eruption near Bardarbunga volcano
The Olympian - REYKJAVIK - Icelandic authorities Friday lowered an aviation alert, hours after raising it to its highest level over a small lava eruption detected near a volcano in the south-east.Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 1:00 am
Lawn painters keep green in season amid California drought
The Olympian - SACRAMENTO - Thanks to California's chronic drought and watering restrictions, there's no shortage of dry, dusty-brown lawns. And that's led to a growth in business for a remedy that doesn't…Click to Continue » Read more...
Friday, August 29, 2014 -- 12:00 am
Follow the food, kitchen to table, at Olympia Farmer's Market benefit
The Olympian - At dinner series ending Tuesday, diners can watch chefs prepare their food onstage…Click to Continue » Read more...
Thursday, August 28, 2014 -- 11:04 pm
Lacey City Council approves work for Lake Lois
The Olympian - Come this fall, Lake Lois in Lacey is going to get a little more TLC. A work crew is set to remove invasive plants and undertake other urban forestry maintenance…Click to Continue » Read more...
Thursday, August 28, 2014 -- 8:19 pm
WA Lottery
The Olympian - These Washington lotteries were drawn Thursday:Click to Continue » Read more...
Thursday, August 28, 2014 -- 8:19 pm
Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Game' game
The Olympian - The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Washington Lottery's "Daily Game" game were:Click to Continue » Read more...

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