All 3 suspects in Tumwater shootout now in jail

The third suspect in a July 13 Tumwater shooting, Richard M. Connor, was booked into the Thurston County Jail ib Friday. Connor could face assault, burglary and robbery charges. Two other suspects, Larico Rodney and John Bailey, are already in jail.

Olympia port commissioners: JBLM is a potential shipper

Port of Olympia commissioners confirmed rumors Monday night that military shipments could again move through Olympia’s port. “The Port of Olympia has been in conversation with several potential shippers in an effort to increase marine cargo coming through the port,” Commissioner Joe Downing said at the port’s regular meeting. “One potential shipper is Joint Base Lewis-McChord. The port cannot legally deny some cargo while accepting others.”

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Giant trash compactor coming to downtown Olympia

A 30-yard trash compactor will be installed later this year behind the Big Whiskey Saloon at Fifth Avenue and Franklin Street in downtown Olympia. Property owner Steve Cooper agreed to allow the structure on his site.
Andy Hobbs ahobbs@theolympian.com
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Giant trash compactor coming to downtown Olympia

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Twenty22 Many Suicide March 2016

Long-distance canoe paddlers stop in Tacoma 1:48

Long-distance canoe paddlers stop in Tacoma

Washington state delegates reflect on Democratic National Convention 1:23

Washington state delegates reflect on Democratic National Convention