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  1. Whata s Happening for March 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Olympian

    Pioneer Ezra Meeker sports his trademark long white beard while surrounded by admiring citizens and officials at the dedication of the Pioneer Monument and a Ezra Meeker statue Sept. 14, 1926, at what is now Pioneer Park.

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  2. Poor conditions in 2015 will results in fewer pink salmon returning this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | The Olympian

    The popular South Sound pink salmon fishery will not be as robust in recent years, as river conditions in 2015 have led to fewer fish returning to area rivers. The forecast return of pink salmon to the Puyallup River late this summer and into the fall, for example, is 382,000 fish.

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  3. Famed western artist and Puyallup icon Fred Oldfield is dead at age 98Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | The Olympian

    Fred Oldfield, Western painter, cowboy and Puyallup icon, has died just three weeks before his 99th birthday. The landscape and mural artist who founded the Western art center bearing his name at the Washington State Fair Events Center died Friday at age 98 in hospice care.

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  4. 75 years ago, Japanese internment sparked economic and cultural fears in Puget SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | The Olympian

    A memorandum from April 1942 to Washington Gov. Arthur B. Langlie discusses the number of farms taken over after the relocation of Japanese Americans. This is a replica of a room where internees had to stay while at Camp Harmony at the Washington State fairgrounds in Puyallup.

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  5. Ethics board fines Puyallup lawmaker $5,000 over Facebook postsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | The Olympian

    The state's Legislative Ethics Board has ruled against state Rep. Melanie Stambaugh, R-Puyallup, who chose to fight allegations that she violated state ethics rules by posting legislative videos and photos to Facebook. In a ruling released Friday, the board said Stambaugh misused state resources when she posted the videos and photos produced by legislative staff to a page that also included campaign materials.

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  6. Mudslides close roads in 3 cities, westbound I-90 in IssaquahRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Olympian

    Update as of 7:21 a.m.: WSDOT opened a single lane of westbound I-90 just east of East Sunset Way to allow backed up traffic to pass through. Crews will then shut the lane again and proceed with cleaning up debris from the mudslide.

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  7. Schools look to shed liability for off-campus crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | The Olympian

    Public schools are trying to reduce their liability for off-campus wrongdoing after the state Supreme Court said the Bethel School District could be held responsible for the rape of a student off school grounds. The court's ruling has schools worried they will be exposed to new lawsuits and risk losing liability insurance.

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  8. Pannkuk tussles to fourth Mat ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | The Olympian

    With his hand bandaged up, and a couple marks on his face, Olympia High School's Layn Pannkuk was frank about how his Saturday felt at the Class 4A Region III wrestling championships at Curtis. Upset by Puyallup's Nolan Martinez in his 152-pound opener, Pannkuk had to win three loser-out matches to earn a spot at his fourth consecutive state tournament next week in the Tacoma Dome.

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  9. Puyallup contractor fined $200,000 for safety violations in OlympiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | The Olympian

    A Puyallup construction company faces more than $200,000 in fines for repeated safety violations at a residential construction site in Olympia, the state Department of Labor & Industries announced Wednesday. J & I Construction was cited with 13 violations that exposed workers to falls and other hazards after an investigation that started in May, according to an L&I news release.

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  10. 2 Olympia men injured in Lewis County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | The Olympian

    Two Olympia men were injured Monday morning in Lewis County when their vehicle apparently crossed the center line and was struck by a trailer, according to a Washington State Patrol incident report. Both men, ages 27 and 25, were injured but refused to be transported to a hospital, according to the state patrol.

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  11. Puyallup outswims host Olympia in South Sound RelaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Olympian

    Puyallup junior Bryan Chappell and Olympia freshman Ben Kosa take off at the start of the 2 X 200 yard freestyle relay at the South Sound Relays swimming meet at The Evergreen State College in Olympia on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017. Every race is a team race at the South Sound Relays, which makes it unique on the region's high school swimming calendar.

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  12. Mumps outbreak in Washington worst in yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Olympian

    The largest mumps outbreak the United States has seen in a decade or longer also is the worst in years in Washington, and its spread is ongoing in the South Sound. The local epicenter is in South King County - Auburn has 99 of the outbreak's reported 178 Washington mumps cases, according to state and county totals released this week .

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  13. Olympia tops Puyallup, 59-50, to begin second half of 4A SPSL playRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Olympian

    The Timberline High School dance team performs during halftime of the Friday night boys basketball game against the North Thurston Rams. Behind the physicality of Joey Bodoia, who scored a game-high 21 points, Bellarmine Prep routed Olympia, 56-39, in a renewed rivalry, now played in the 4A SPSL.

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  14. Olympia 59, Puyallup 50: Bears hitting stride after trip to San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Olympian

    Olympia's Dayne Shafer goes up for a layup while defended by Puyallup's Brennan Winter in the second quarter. Puyallup High School played Olympia High School in a basketball game at Puyallup High School in Puyallup, Wash., on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.

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  15. Olympia boys defeat Puyallup 59-50Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Olympian

    Olympia's Dayne Shafer goes up for a layup while defended by Puyallup's Brennan Winter in the second quarter. Puyallup High School played Olympia High School in a basketball game at Puyallup High School in Puyallup, Wash., on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.

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  16. Elderly man missing from Puyallup found in Lewis CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Olympian

    Castello, 87, didn't return home after going to the YMCA on Puyallup's South Hill on Monday afternoon.

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  17. Sneak peek at what wea ll be seeing, doing and talking about in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | The Olympian

    Signs mark a closed section of the Olallie Trail on Mount Washington. The trail is scheduled to open in 2017.

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  18. Thurston County Commissioners take oath of officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | The Olympian

    Thurston County Treasurer Shawn Myers and Washington State Treasurer Elect Duane Davidson talk about Myers' appointment as Assistant Treasurer for the State of Washington. The Thurston County Commission voted on a new ordinance on Nov. 29 that will restrict the county's use of Immigration and Customs Enforcement holds.

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  19. Lacey couple catches package thief on videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | The Olympian

    Tiffani and Paul Hall set a trap of a package thief, boxing up old magazines and leaving them on the porch. Thurston County Sheriff's deputies, Lakewood police, and the Washington State Patrol search for a suspect in Tillicum early Saturday morning.

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  20. Washington Electoral College makes their choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | The Olympian

    Opening the 32nd Washington Electoral College Dec 19th Secretary of State Kim Wyman explains the history and process of the state Electoral College as 12 electors choose the state's President and Vice-President choices. The Thurston County Commission voted on a new ordinance on Nov. 29 that will restrict the county's use of Immigration and Customs Enforcement holds.

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