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Little Caesars Announces New Tumwater Location

  Submitted by Little Caesars It’s Pizza Pizza time! Little Caesars Pizza is excited to announce its new location in Tumwater. 5729 Littlerock Rd Ste B101, Tumwater, WA 98512 is celebrating their grand opening on Tuesday, December 30th. We look forward to serving the Tumwater, WA community and surrounding neighborhoods with delicious Little Caesars HOT-N-READY® […]

Thurston Commissioners Ban Insecticide from County Properties

  Submitted by Thurston County Thurston County Commissioners have amended the county’s Pest and Vegetation Management Policy (PVM) to prohibit the use of neonicotinoid insecticides on County owned or managed property. The action furthers the county goal to minimize the use of pesticides and favor the use of least toxic pesticides when they are necessary, […]

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Commissioners Move Transportation Benefit District One Step Closer

  Submitted by Thurston County  The Thurston County Board of Commissioners voted today to support the creation of a Transportation Benefit District in unincorporated Thurston County—the first step in a process that will allow the county to seek additional funds for maintaining and preserving the county’s roads, bridges, and transportation infrastructure. “It’s clear we have […]

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Thurston County Receives “Smart Communities” Award

  Submitted by Thurston County Thurston County Commissioners were recently presented with a special award through Governor Jay Inslee’s “Smart Communities” program. The Thurston Regional Planning Council (TRPC) was also recognized for their role in the Sustainable Thurston project. TRPC lead the planning for the Creating Places, Preserving Spaces community visioning process which took three years and […]

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“The Butterfly Effect” Art Piece Finds New Home

  Submitted by Thurston County It can be hard sometimes to find a good home for unique artwork, especially when that art is 14 feet high and made up of more than 600 individually suspended pieces shaped like butterflies. But all of those butterflies and the rest of the 35 pound piece called “Rise Above […]

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Annual Tournament Raises $36,000 for JBLM Charities

  Submitted by America’s Credit Union America’s Credit Union (ACU), held its 14th annual Turkey Shoot, a golf tournament to support three local charities on JBLM, at Eagles Pride Golf Course.  Many local businesses and over 170 golfers participated to help raise money for Santa’s Castle, the Food Basket Program and the Madigan Foundation. The […]

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Thurston County Association of REALTORS® Installs New Board

  Submitted by Thurston County Association of Realtors® The Thurston County Association of REALTORS® installed the 2015 Officers and Directors during recent ceremonies at the Indian Summer Golf and Country Club in Olympia, Washington.  The local association of 550 REALTOR® members provides professional real estate services to buyers and sellers primarily in the Thurston County area […]

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Timberland Reads & Writes Together in 2015

  Submitted by Timberland Regional Library Celebrating and supporting creative talent in Southwest Washington The selected book for next October’s Timberland Reads Together (TRT) program doesn’t yet exist. It will be written and designed locally, between January 1 and March 31, 2015 by talented residents in the five county region served by the Timberland Regional […]

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Stalnik Strikes With 12 Seconds Left to Lift Oly Town Artesians to Incredible Comeback Victory

  Submitted by Oly Town Artesians GAME RECAP: Oly Town Artesians 7, Arlington Aviators 6 The Oly Town Artesians scored three goals over less than two minutes in the fourth quarter and Matt Stalnik’s strike with 12.5 seconds left broke a 6-6 tie and handed the Artesians a 7-6 win over the Arlington Aviators in […]

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December Razor Clam Update

  Submitted by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife The second December 2014 recreational razor clam opener is proceeding as planned. The marine toxin tests have been completed and the Washington Department of Health has found razor clams are safe for human consumption. The following are the dates and locations of this razor clam […]

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