A Southwest Airlines flight made an emergency landing in Oregon because of an unruly passenger who demanded multiple glasses of wine, displayed gang signs he said were for Jesus and frightened the flight crew, according to federal court documents.
The city of Olympia has agreed to pay a local activist $10,000 to settle his lawsuit alleging the Olympia Police Department violated his civil rights and falsely arrested him during an anti-police march through downtown in April, 2010.
Thurston County Crews closed a portion of Tilley Road South on Thursday afternoon due to water over the roadway, according to an alert from Thurston County Public Works.
Boeing Co. said Thursday it is freezing the traditional defined-benefit pensions for 68,000 nonunion employees - including managers and executives - starting in 2016.
Daylight-saving time kicks in at 2 a.m. Sunday, and you can celebrate the end of the Dark Times in South Sound with live music, stage performances, a wine tasting event, a presentation by a world-renowned photographer, or screenings of daredevils doing their thing.