North Thurston High School 2017 graduate Conner Crowder talks about the McKinney Vento Homeless program which helps support “unaccompanied youth,” teens not living with their parents. With its support, he earned enough scholarships to pay for college.
The High Sierra Jazz Band kicks-off the Lacey In Tune summer noon concert series Wednesday at Huntamer Park while offering a taste of the 27th Annual America's Classic Jazz Festival which starts Thursday at Saint Martin's University. Joining them on stage were David and Suzanne Joseph from Falls Church, VA, who've enjoyed dancing at the festival for over a decade.
Washington State lawmakers, state workers and social service agencies are all keeping a close eye on the Washington Legislature's third special session to reach an agreement on a budget and avoid a partial government shutdown.
Students share their thoughts on recent events at The Evergreen State College after a Senate Law and Justice Committee work session on June 20, 2017, about public safety issues and costs at the school. This includes some video and photos from the May 24 protest on campus.
Joined by fellow pilot Ken Collins Olympic Flight Museum President Brian Reynolds (left) flies the Kaman HH-43 Huskie helicopter as part of the 2017 Olympic Air Show on Fathers’ Day weekend. Used in military service from the 1950-70’s as a rescue and firefighting aircraft it is the only operational Huskie currently worldwide which can be seen performing in an air show venue.
Kim Meline is suing the state and Western State Hospital for releasing her son Jonathan from involuntary commitment before he murdered his father in October, 2012. She describes her shock when she first received a phone call from the hospital that her son, who suffered from acute paranoid schizophrenia, was due to be released in January 2012.
Moments before their race start AH-1 Cobra helicopter pilot Brian Reynolds buzzes eventual winner Bill Braack in his Smoke & Thunder Jet Car during the 19th Annual Olympic Air Show Sunday at the Olympia Regional Airport.