Thurston EDC Accepting Nominations for Annual Business Recognition Awards           

Top Local Businesses to be awarded on March 31 The Thurston Economic Development Council (EDC) announced today that it accepting nominations for its annual Business Recognition Awards. This will be the 31st consecutive year that the EDC has spotlighted businesses and organizations that demonstrate significant contributions to the health and vitality of the Thurston County…

Thurston County Auditor to Swear in New Elected Officials

OLYMPIA, WA – Auditor Mary Hall will swear in elected officials at a free public ceremony, where Congressman Denny Heck will deliver the keynote address. Elected officials sworn in include Port of Olympia commissioners, mayors, city and town council members, fire commissioners, school district directors and cemetery district commissioners. WHO:             Mary Hall, Thurston County Auditor…

Help Boost the Economy

Just after we pack up another year, the AARP Tax Aide program steps into high gear! The program provides free tax assistance to seniors and low and middle income families. The benefits help all parties involved. Volunteers help citizens receive the tax refund they deserve, clients receive money for essential needs and the economy gets…