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Upgrades Will Increase Water Capacity and Safety at Cochrane Memorial Park

Until now, when couples got married at Yelm’s Cochrane Memorial Park, the only option their guests had for restrooms was a port-a-potty. That will...
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City of Yelm Seeks Public Comment on Biodryer Installation

Ask City of Yelm Public Works Director Cody Colt a question about Class A biosolids and he won’t just tell you about them, he’ll...
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Teamwork Brings Yelm Community Garden to Life, With Veteran Support

You could say that the first phase of building the Yelm Community Garden went off with all the precision of a military exercise. That’s...

Yelm Community Unites to Tackle Hunger During Holidays and All Year Round

Andrew Kollar had a challenge. As Community Relations Coordinator for Yelm Community Schools, he was in charge of making sure that more than 150...

City of Yelm’s Longest-Term Employees Love Their Work

During the ice storm of 2008, the function of Yelm’s City Hall changed. Instead of being the place people came to renew their pet...