More Videos

Longtime Bike Tech owner shifts gears towards retirement 1:58

Longtime Bike Tech owner shifts gears towards retirement

Cheeky preflight routine draws laughs from passengers 1:51

Cheeky preflight routine draws laughs from passengers

Lacey volunteers roll up sleeves for MLK Day of Service 1:36

Lacey volunteers roll up sleeves for MLK Day of Service

Olympia Indivisible shares the reasons why it opposes the GOP tax reform 0:56

Olympia Indivisible shares the reasons why it opposes the GOP tax reform

Highlights: Capital survives Peninsula to keep title chances alive 2:33

Highlights: Capital survives Peninsula to keep title chances alive

Bees found to have buzzworthy brain power 1:01

Bees found to have buzzworthy brain power

Virtual beekeepers help save the honeybees 2:45

Virtual beekeepers help save the honeybees

Paul Manafort: The rise and fall of President Trump's former campaign chairman 1:49

Paul Manafort: The rise and fall of President Trump's former campaign chairman

Trump to NRA: ‘I will never ever let you down’ 2:20

Trump to NRA: ‘I will never ever let you down’

First Night State College features icy art 1:25

First Night State College features icy art

  • Longtime downtown business owners offer recipe for success

    There’s a popular image of downtown Olympia that goes something like this: Too little parking, too many vulnerable people on the street, and it’s a death knell for small businesses, unless you operate a bar.

There’s a popular image of downtown Olympia that goes something like this: Too little parking, too many vulnerable people on the street, and it’s a death knell for small businesses, unless you operate a bar. Tony Overman toverman@theolympian.com
There’s a popular image of downtown Olympia that goes something like this: Too little parking, too many vulnerable people on the street, and it’s a death knell for small businesses, unless you operate a bar. Tony Overman toverman@theolympian.com

Longtime downtown business owners offer recipe for success

February 25, 2017 02:35 PM

More Videos

Longtime Bike Tech owner shifts gears towards retirement 1:58

Longtime Bike Tech owner shifts gears towards retirement

Cheeky preflight routine draws laughs from passengers 1:51

Cheeky preflight routine draws laughs from passengers

Lacey volunteers roll up sleeves for MLK Day of Service 1:36

Lacey volunteers roll up sleeves for MLK Day of Service

Olympia Indivisible shares the reasons why it opposes the GOP tax reform 0:56

Olympia Indivisible shares the reasons why it opposes the GOP tax reform

Highlights: Capital survives Peninsula to keep title chances alive 2:33

Highlights: Capital survives Peninsula to keep title chances alive

Bees found to have buzzworthy brain power 1:01

Bees found to have buzzworthy brain power

Virtual beekeepers help save the honeybees 2:45

Virtual beekeepers help save the honeybees

Paul Manafort: The rise and fall of President Trump's former campaign chairman 1:49

Paul Manafort: The rise and fall of President Trump's former campaign chairman

Trump to NRA: ‘I will never ever let you down’ 2:20

Trump to NRA: ‘I will never ever let you down’

First Night State College features icy art 1:25

First Night State College features icy art

  • Longtime Bike Tech owner shifts gears towards retirement

    After 50 years of literally and figuratively peddling bicycles, Bike Tech owner Dale Carlson is retiring, but his Olympia and Tacoma stores will remain open under new management, the Trek Bicycle Corporation.