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Last Minute Shopping Guide around Olympia

  The shopping days are numbered.  Actually, maybe we should count the hours instead.  Let ThurstonTalk…

Thriftway Wines: Versatility in Action

  By Kathryn Millhorn “Give me wine to wash me clean of the weather-stains of cares,”…

Showcasing the Season at The Gift Gallery in Tumwater

  Despite the absence of a white winter, I still agree with funnyman Mo Rocca that…

Pilates at Play Combines Fun with Exercise

  By Lindsey Surrell In a sunlit room of an old car dealership, colorful artwork, knickknacks,…

Kaitie Mays – Hair Bows Making a Difference

  By Alyssa Ramsfield At first glance, Kaitie Mays looks like any other 11-year-old: a bright…

Dan Martinez: A Renovating Force for Keller Williams Realty South Sound

  Dan Martinez approaches life with determination and a vision whether it be his career, youth…

Spencer and Ben Rex Source Antiques, Sell on eBay and Share Profits Locally

  By Margo Greenman There are many ways for kids to earn money and learn the value of the all mighty dollar. Whether slinging hamburgers in high school or mowing lawns during summer break, youngsters are…

Winter Break Camps and Activities Throughout Thurston County

  By Alyssa Ramsfield As the schools of Thurston County let out for Winter Break, parents and students are trying to find ways to enjoy every minute of it. These upcoming weeks are the perfect time…

History of the Railroad Lines that Cross Through Olympia

  By Emmett O’Connell Throughout Olympia’s history, railroads have crisscrossed the city’s landscape. As James Hannum notes in “Olympia’s Railroad History,” (an essay in the People’s History of Olympia) at various points in our city’s history,…

Olympia Weekend Event Calendar

  Every Friday, ThurstonTalk brings you a highlight of weekend events.  Our diligent Editing team pulls together this list from our packed event calendar that includes even more things to do around Thurston County.  This time of…

Chehalis Mints – May Your Days be Minty and Bright

  By Mary Ellen Psaltis Sadie Kassel may not be old enough to have a driver’s license, but she’s been involved in the family business for 14 years (that’s her age, by the way.) Chehalis Mints…

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  • 2014 Fall Arts Walk Delights in Downtown Olympia

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