Monday Mar 3
Tumwater Flood projects no help to the Chehalis Basin
I am really tired of the Chehalis Basin Flood Authority. How long have they been organzied and how much money has gone through with no recommendation for a solution of the flooding? My own Chehalis Tribe objects to a dam with no suggested alternative to keep flooding off the reservation where it interrupts the business of the tribe.
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Thu Feb 27, 2014
New life for old office building
A tour of a former state office building in downtown Olympia this week shows that renovations are well underway for the property that is set to become the home for Thurston First Bank and Three Magnets Brewing Co.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Action Cam: Longhorn Barbecue Takes Part in 'Restaurant Week' With Chicken & Waffles
The Longhorn Barbecue originated in Houston, Texas, in 1946. After 10 years in business in the "pistol packin' city" the owners decided to move to the great Northwest.
The News Tribune
Twin 80-year-old brothers die after working on old car in Chehalis
The Lewis County sheriff's office says the wife of one of the men found them Sunday evening when she returned home from a neighbor's house.
Wash. twins, 80, die working on antique car
Twin 80-year-old brothers died from carbon monoxide poisoning Sunday night while working together on an antique car in Chehalis, deputies said.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
The News Tribune
Discover winter bargains on cozy state park cabins
The usual wintry dreariness turned out to be a mere cameo. We were greeted with more sun than clouds during our stay.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Woodland plan might give Lacey some personality
Woodview Plaza building owner Paul DeTray and Joni Baker, an Associate Broker with Prime Locations,stand in the main lobby area near a graphic mural depicting the original City of Lacey train depot before conducting a Feb. 5th tour of the 25,000 sq-foot office complex The city of Lacey, with input from the public and key community members, has ... (more)
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Washington bill would ban gay conversion therapy
Benton County's 8th Legislative District representatives split their votes last week on a bill to prevent health care providers from trying to convert gay youths.
Death notices for Feb. 16
RUTH, Patricia "Anne," 65, Olympia, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at ManorCare of Lacey.
Legislature considering ban on gay conversion therapy for children
Washington state law makers could make a landmark decision, calling homosexual conversion therapy illegal.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Thurston County issues flood alerts for Chehalis, Skookumchuck rivers
Thurston County Emergency Management issued a flood alert Monday afternoon for the Chehalis River at Grand Mound and the Skookumchuck River near Bucoda, according to the organization's facebook page.
Childrena s museum finds a site
The Discover Children's Museum, a pilot project for the past year, has identified an acre lot on Northwest Louisiana Avenue in front of Home Depot in Chehalis for a permanent full-scale museum.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Storms bringing snow to Washington mountains
The snow will increase the risk of avalanches in the mountains. Rain could result in flooding on the Skokomish and Chehalis rivers.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Tri-City Model Railroaders seek permanent site so they can expand display
He has about 150 cars to go with the 600-square-foot model, which he has been tinkering with for 40 years.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
Seattle getting its own snow tonight
As Portland deals with its third bout of snow this week, the Puget Sound region is finally getting a little taste of its own, although it's more a light snack than a full serving.
Abandoned motel in Centralia burns
An abandoned motel in downtown Centralia burned early Saturday. The Riverside Motel has been empty for years.