JBLM Green Beret killed in bomb attack in Afghanistan

A 28-year-old soldier assigned to Joint Base Lewis-McChord was killed Tuesday in a roadside bomb attack in Afghanistan’s Helmand Province, the Department of Defense reported. Matthew V. Thompson was a native of Irvine, California.

New coach has tools to reintegrate Rochester into 2A EvCo

The split 2A/1A league and challenging postseason standards are gone as the Warriors rejoin the 2A EvCo after a two-year absence. First-year coach Mark Smith, who turned Tacoma Baptist into a small-school powerhouse in the 1990s, aims to do the same with the Warriors.

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Tenino vandalism victim discusses racist graffiti

Volunteers in Tenino recently painted over racist graffiti on Marvin Phillips' house and truck. Mayor Wayne Fournier announced Aug. 23 that Sunset Chevrolet in Sumner has pledged to repair, restore or replace the Phillips family truck.
Andy Hobbs ahobbs@theolympian.com
Tenino vandalism victim discusses racist graffiti 2:08

Tenino vandalism victim discusses racist graffiti

The Olympian's 2016 preseason practice tour: Rochester Warriors 0:41

The Olympian's 2016 preseason practice tour: Rochester Warriors

Russell Wilson on Seahawks' offense entering third exhibition game 2:28

Russell Wilson on Seahawks' offense entering third exhibition game

TNT's Gregg Bell, Dave Boling on what to expect from Seahawks vs. Cowboys 5:36

TNT's Gregg Bell, Dave Boling on what to expect from Seahawks vs. Cowboys