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Port of Olympia – Snapshot of Current Projects, Recent Changes, Plans for Future

  The Port of Olympia sits centrally in downtown Olympia. The bustling terminal property, visible from…

Boggs Inspection Services Welcomes Bill Ryan to Its Growing Team

  Boggs Inspection Services helps homeowners when buying, selling or simply investigating the status of their…

Ronelle Funk: A Passion for Student Opportunities

  Ronelle Funk is not only the president and CEO of Ronelle Funk Insurance, one of…

Volunteers Shine Bright at Capital Medical Center

  By Margo Greenman Volunteers come in all shapes and ages. But no matter ones age,…

Something Old, Something New: Vinyl Records Make a Modern Comeback Locally

  Long before the convenience of iPods and MP3 players and the transportability of cassette tapes…

ImageSource – Local Company Successfully Competes With Tech Industry Giants

  By Heidi Smith If you think innovative technology comes only from places like Silicon Valley…

Olympia Weekend Event Calendar

  The weather report is surprising – sunny and the low 70s for the foreseeable future.  I celebrate until I look out into my yard and realize that there are mounds of gardening projects that should…

Find a New Brew—or Stock Up on Local Favorites—at Thriftway’s Coffee Sale

  T.S. Eliot may have measured out his life in coffee spoons, but here in the Northwest we prefer mugs…big ones. It’s been reported that “coffee, as a world commodity, is second only to oil.” It…

Sharing Knowledge: The Washington State Library as a Valuable Resource

  By Jennifer Crooks The Washington State Library (WSL), a part of the Secretary of State’s Office located at 69880 Capitol Boulevard in Tumwater, is perhaps one of the area’s best kept secrets. While many people…

30+ Summer Camps around Olympia and Thurston County

  By Kathryn Millhorn “Long stormy spring-time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the very lap of May; but at length the season of summer does come,” promised Thomas Carlyle. Our mild winter kept us busier than…

Team Sam I Am Rocks Fundraising Efforts for Cancer Research

  By Amy Rowley I remember the call vividly. I wished I could wake up from the nightmare and not hear that my daughter’s teammate and friend, Samantha Warjone, was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Sam was…

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