Olympia City Council bids farewell to Karen Rogers
Councilwoman Karen Rogers received special recognition Tuesday at her last Olympia City Council meeting. City manager Steve Hall, Olympias highest...
Thurston County reports first flu death of the season
Thurston County has reported its first flu death of the 2013-14 flu season: a man in his 50s.
Lacey woman charged with manslaughter in baby's methadone death
Prosecutors have charged a 54-year-old woman with manslaughter in connection with allegedly providing or allowing her 1-year-old grandson access to methadone a year ago, causing his death.
Boys basketball preview: Little man has big impact for Black Hills
If Zach Grate is going to be a college athlete, football likely will be the sport. Not many college basketball coaches eagerly wait to add a 5-foot...
John McGrath: Bowl feast has appetizing matchups and appalling ones, too
A Best and Worst primer for the college football bowl season:
UW's Lupoi says allegations are ‘untrue attacks’
SEATTLE — It was business as usual for the Washington Huskies football team Thursday, even as the athletic department tended to some unusual ...
Charley B’s to close; Miss Moffett’s will take space
Sweet Charley B’s, a cupcake business that was launched in memory of a little girl named Charley Beers, is set to close Saturday, about 18 months...
Port of Olympia loads 1,000th rail car this year
The Port of Olympia has loaded 1,000 rail cars this year, shattering a previous record of 878 cars set in 2004.
How Fed’s decision could affect you
Consumers will likely pay more for home loans. Savers may earn a few more dollars on CDs and Treasurys. Banks could profit. Investors might get squeezed.
Explore: Pullman is a great destination for more than just Cougar fans
Obama says 1 million signed up for health care
His health care plan facing a dicey transition, President Barack Obama said Friday that insurance sign-ups are surging now that the government's website...
Spanish govt approves new restrictive abortion law
Spain's conservative government on Friday approved tighter restrictions on abortion, allowing the practice only in the case of rape or when there is a serious health risk to the mother or fetus.