Bodies of 3 climbers retrieved from Mount Rainier

...May."We've talked about using it before, but never really had a need for it," said Doug Uttecht, the chief pilot at Olympia-based NorthWest Helicopters, who flew the recovery mission. "In this case, we needed to keep people out of that area...
Washington prepares for retail sales

OLYMPIA, Wash. - As Washington state prepares to issue the first licenses for marijuana retail stores, Gov. Jay Inslee and other state...
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Walden, Dixon wed

...University and the Univeristy of Alaska Southeast's master's program. She is employed with the state of Washington, in Olympia, Wash. The groom is son of Sandy and Richard Dixon of Des Moines, Iowa. He graduated from high school in Des Moines. The...
Behind the camera

...might mean in the context of history.Thomas, a librarian and journalism instructor at South Puget Sound Community College in Olympia, Wash., wrote her first article about Kayamori in December 1991 while a reporter for the Juneau Empire under then-editor...
Wrestlers at Ancient Olympia with sport in mind

...back to the sport's roots in Ancient Olympia to find inspiration in the place and...told The Associated Press from Ancient Olympia, in a telephone interview.FILA reacted...Tokyo are all in the running.The second Olympia tournament is just one of several tournaments...
JDHS grad Henderson signs with Evergreen

...Pirates, a junior college in the NWAACC, located in Port Angeles, Wash.Evergreen State College is 120 miles away, in Olympia."It was the best experience I could have asked for," Henderson said of Peninsula. "I came in playing with people I had...
Man with traffic complaint arrested on outstanding Washington warrant

...controlled substance in Thurston County in central Washington near Olympia in 2010 and was sentenced to serve 30 days in jail and a year...the state of Washington."He was supposed to report to the Olympia field office (for supervision intake) on Aug. 2, 2011...
Survey: Housing still top local issue

...cost of living comparison to account for median income, Juneau fell to fourth on that list, which included Bellingham and Olympia, Wash., Laramie, Wyo., Flagstaff, Ariz., Colorado Springs, Colo., and Boise, Idaho. Calvin did note that some...
Astros draft California HS lefty Aiken at No. 1

...It's hard to describe," Tom Gordon said. "I have nothing but pride and pure joy for my boys."Gordon, from Orlando's Olympia High School, also has some family bragging rights now: His father was a sixth-rounder by Kansas City in 1986, while his...
Edna Elizabeth Spickler

...They began their married life in Chehalis, WA, later moving to Seattle and then to Juneau in 1959. Betty & Les moved to Olympia in 2003. Betty worked for the State of Alaska Departments of Education & Corrections. She ended her working career as Secretary...


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