Election Day Reminder

14.43.% of Thurston County ballots have been returned in the November 5, 2019 General Election The Thurston County Auditor’s Office reminds voters the deadline to return ballots is Tuesday, November 5.    Voters who have not received or have misplaced their ballot can request a replacement ballot by: Emailing elections@co.thurston.wa.us Calling the Auditor’s Office at…

36th Olympia Film Festival in 2020

The Olympia Film Society proudly announces the 36th annual Olympia Film Festival in April 2020. Moving from their usual November date, the festival is going through a massive shift into the springtime to coincide with Spring Artswalk. Submissions are now open for the Olympia Film Society’s 36th annual Olympia Film Festival. Filmmakers can now submit their films at filmfreeway.com/OlympiaFilmFestival, with the deadline…

Capital Recovery Center Now Offers Supported Employment Placement Services for People with Mental Illness

Research tells us that 60-70 percent of people with serious mental illness want to work. However, fewer than 15 percent of these individuals are employed. These figures are troublesome because having a job helps people manage their symptoms, rejoin their communities and decrease their reliance on the social service system. The good news is that…