Thurston County Tourism Award Winners Announced

The Thurston County Tourism Awards recognize people who have gone above and beyond to help bring tourism to Thurston County. The Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater Visitor and Convention Bureau (VCB) gave three awards to highlight individuals who unite the community, work tirelessly towards achieving a long-term vision or show exceptional hospitality to better the experience for visitors and…

Community Investment Partnership Announces Awards

The Community Investment Partnership (CIP), a public/private partnership between Thurston County, the cities of Bucoda, Lacey, Olympia, Rainier, Tenino, Tumwater, and Yelm, and the United Way of Thurston County, today announced awards totaling $4,132,377 in funding for 20 nonprofit organizations serving Thurston county’s most vulnerable residents. “These awards reach into every area of the county,”…

Saint Martin’s University Phi Kappa Phi Chapter Inducts 39 Student Members

On April 9, the Saint Martin’s University chapter of the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society welcomed 39 new student members, including graduate and undergraduate students from all of the University’s colleges and schools. “Phi Kappa Phi is Saint Martin’s first all-discipline national honor society,” said University Director of Institutional Assessment Sheila Steiner, Ph.D., professor of…

Regional Consulting Firm Expands Environmental Services

Timothy J. Haderly has joined SCJ Alliance as a Principal Environmental Scientist. Tim brings nearly three decades of experience to SCJ, allowing the firm to expand and enhance the environmental services it provides. SCJ is a nationally-recognized, multidisciplinary consulting firm specializing in civil engineering, transportation planning and design, environmental and urban planning, landscape architecture and…

Looking for a summer job? Head on over to the South Sound Young Adult Job Fair at the Capital Mall on May 17!

Come attend the South Sound Young Adult Job Fair Wednesday, May 17 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. South Sound Young Adult Job Fair is bringing opportunities for young adults, 16 and older, with part-time and full-time positions available. Prepare to be successful, by dressing professionally and bringing multiple copies of your resume. Enjoy this…