As Filing Week got underway Monday, a few races locally saw candidates step up to challenge incumbents.
This year’s FFA marketing team and a student who competed in the prepared public speaking contest will head to nationals in Indianapolis in October after taking first place at the state competition last weekend.
An invitation to bid has been released from Tenino for the construction of the Veteran’s Memorial Wall that will be located in Tenino City Park. Bids are due by May 18 and construction is to begin by June 1.
Tenino City Council recently elected to make its streets safe for everyone, no matter their preferred form of transportation, by adopting a Complete Street policy.
Funding was secured for statewide ballot return postage in the 2018 primary and general elections, Governor Jay Inslee and Secretary of State Kim Wyman announced this week.
Adam Cornwall must have a golden goose hidden in his tuba, because he’s received $10,000 in grant money for the 2017-2018 school year for his music classes at Rainier High School.
Thurston County is constantly trying to improve its tourism industry to boost local economies. Yelm has proven to be at the top of its game, having two nominees this year for the annual county tourism awards.