Port of Olympia Commission candidate Joe Downing has raised the most campaign money out of all of the candidates on the Thurston County primary election ballot, reporting about $21,560, according to reports filed with the state Public Disclosure Commission.
After the longest single-year legislative session in Washington history, the state House and Senate adjourned Friday following passage of the final parts of the state’s first transportation bill package in a decade.
Although Washington law lets judges jail juveniles for noncriminal offenses, the state’s law can exist only because Congress allows it. Some juvenile justice advocates are hoping Congress changes its mind soon.
After six months of working 12-hour days to draft a state budget, Senate Ways and Means Committee staffers needed something to laugh about come June. This year, the joke of choice for some of the hardest-working staffers at the Washington State Legislature was an inflatable pink video character known as a Balloonicorn.
As Sunday temperatures begin to climb the Portland-based Black Swan Classic Jazz Band with vocalist Marilyn Keller heats up The Marcus Pavilion Sunday morning with their gospel show and dance on the final day of the 27th Annual America's Classic Jazz Festival at Saint Martin's University.
Annual Lacey jazz festival ends with sizzling summer sounds
This formerly homeless kid is college bound
"Fire Rescue Spectacular" gives kids a chance to be a firefighter
Isaiah Thomas comes home to Tacoma for Zeke-End tournament