Olympia Newswire (Page 8)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Olympia, WA. (Page 8)

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  1. Witnesses to Olympia police shooting soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... isn't a response to criticism that the investigation hasn't been handled properly. During a Tuesday night Olympia City Council meeting, several people addressed the council, saying they were witnesses, but they had not been contacted. "This is ...

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  2. LETTER: Burien Actors Theatre says 'there would be no BAT without you!'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Waterland Blog

    ... donors and well wishes come to BAT from throughout greater Puget Sound. It is humbling. (BAT's patrons come from Olympia to Vancouver. BC. and every place in between. For example, BAT is becoming a "where to" place for Canadians to spend the evening ...

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  3. Fund a school system that works for all | Guest opRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Kent Reporter

    ... who have dropped out of the system have come to realize that school, as the talking heads and powers that be in Olympia have created it, is a system that fails to help them find their passion at an early age, and then beats them up with tests. All ...

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  4. Hundreds protest Wash. police wounding of 2 unarmed suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Hundreds of people march from Woodruff Park in west Olympia, Wash., to Olympia City Hall to protest a police shooting that wounded two stepbrothers suspected of trying to steal beer from a grocery store, Thursday, May... . Hundreds of people walk from Woodruff Park in west Olympia, Wash., to Olympia City Hall to protest a police shooting that wounded two stepbrothers suspected of trying to steal beer from a grocery store, Thursday, May ... OLYMPIA, Wash.

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  5. Olympia cop shoots 2 unarmed men suspected of stealing beerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | KBCI CBS 2

    OLYMPIA, Wash. - Two stepbrothers suspected of trying to steal beer from a grocery store were not armed with guns when they were later shot Thursday by a police officer who confronted them in Washington state's capital city.

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  6. Police shooting sets off protests; ISIS controls Syrian city; U.S. warns China: A.M. News LinksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    Investigators comb the scene of an officer-involved shooting Thursday in Olympia,Wash. Police in the capital of Washington state say an officer shot two men in their 20s suspected of trying to steal beer from a grocery store.

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  7. Black stepbrothers shot by white officer in Olympia, Wash.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Hundreds of protesters stormed the Olympia police headquarters and City Hall, chanting "Black Lives Matter" and "No Justice, No Peace" after the non-fatal shootings of Andre Thompson, 24, and Bryson Chaplin, 21.

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  8. Angry protests in Washington after cop shoots two unarmed...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Andre Thompson, 24, and Bryson Chaplin, 21, are suspected of trying to steal beer from a store in Olympia, Washington, on Thursday morning They were shot by Officer Ryan Donald who reports that he had been assaulted with a skateboard before he fired his gun Hundreds of angry protesters have marched in Washington state's capital city to demonstrate against a police shooting that wounded two unarmed stepbrothers suspected of trying to steal beer from a grocery store. The officer reported he was being assaulted with a skateboard early Thursday before the shooting that left a 21-year-old man in critical condition and a 24-year-old man in stable condition.

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  9. Skateboarders shot, suspected of trying to steal beerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... to steal beer from a store are expected to survive being shot by an officer who confronted them Thursday. But an Olympia, Washington, police official said an officer has the right to self-defense if a suspect wields an object that could be used as a ...

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  10. Hundreds gather to protest police shooting in OlympiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | KOMO News

    Hundreds of people gathered Thursday night in Olympia, Washington, to protest a police shooting that wounded two stepbrothers suspected of trying to steal beer from a grocery store. Police say the two were not armed with guns when they were shot earlier in the day by a police officer who confronted them.

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  11. Officer shoots 2 men accused of stealing beerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | USA Today

    OLYMPIA, Wash. - A police officer shot two men Thursday who tried to steal beer from a grocery store, prompting protests in front of City Hall.

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  12. Paying for schools: a major challenge | The Petri DishRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Kent Reporter

    ... and school finance officers huddled in Redmond to assess differing and evolving proposals sprouting in Olympia. Similar gatherings are occurring around the state and on the Capitol campus almost daily. "We're trying to figure out what they really ...

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  13. Aubin, Bobcats ready for backyard brawlRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... didn't really know what to expect because I was new here,” said Stringer, who'd just moved to the area from Olympia, Wash., with his father stationed in the military. “(Coach Walfield) was new, I was new, so it was probably different ...

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  14. Photo: Rafael Ruiz speaks through a megaphone to a crowdRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Rafael Ruiz speaks through a megaphone to a crowd gathered at a park to protest a police shooting in Olympia, Wash., on Thursday, May 21, 2015.

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  15. Calm urged as Olympia investigates shootings of 2 menRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Seattle Times

    Police and public officials urged civility while promising a thorough and unbiased investigation into Thursday's early-morning shooting of two African-American shoplifting suspects by a white officer. Police and Olympia Mayor Stephen Buxbaum provided little information about the confrontation except to say there was no early evidence that race was a factor in the shooting.

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  16. Copyright suit threat changes brewery's nameRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... friends, and customers. We are now sharing it with beer drinkers throughout Southwest Washington and as far north as Olympia," said brewer Steve Sharp. "No matter how big we get, we will only use the best ingredients and take the time to brew a ...

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  17. Officer shoots two stepbrothers accused of stealing beer and leaves ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Andre Thompson, 24, and Bryson Chaplin, 21, are suspected of trying to steal beer from a store in Olympia, Washington, on Thursday morning They were shot by Officer Ryan Donald who reports that he had been assaulted with a skateboard before he fired his gun The incident has already prompted protests outside the headquarters of the Olympia Police by people unhappy at the excessive force used Two stepbrothers suspected of trying to steal beer from a grocery store were shot by a police officer who confronted them in Washington state's capital city of Olympia on Thursday. Neither Andre Thompson, 24, and Bryson Chaplin, 21, was armed, but the officer reported he was assaulted with a skateboard before the shooting.

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  18. Men shot by Washington police officer expected to surviveRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Authorities say two men who were shot by a police officer investigating a report of an attempt to steal beer from a grocery store are expected to survive. The officer reported that he was being assaulted with a skateboard early Thursday before the shooting in Olympia that left a 21-year-old man critically injured and a 24-year-old man in stable condition.

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  19. Olympia cop shoots two beer thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... confronted the thieves. The men threw the beer at the employees and ran. The officer, a three-year veteran of the Olympia Police Department, is on administrative leave. A special incident team that comprises detectives from five different agencies ...

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  20. Lawmakers have been lawbreakers on school finance | the Petri DishRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Bainbridge Island

    ... and school finance officers huddled in Redmond to assess differing and evolving proposals sprouting in Olympia. Similar gatherings are occurring around the state and on the Capitol campus almost daily. "We're trying to figure out what they really ...

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