YWCA of Olympia Springs into Action

Mark your calendar for a truly interactive event this April to learn about YWCA Olympia! Last year, so many of our Spring Into Action guests let us know that our Mission Showcase was not just an event, but a powerful experience. Mark your calendar for another inspiring night on April 28! This year’s Spring Into Action Mission Showcase will again feature great food,…

Despite steady job growth, Washington’s unemployment rate remains at 5.8 percent

OLYMPIA – While Washington added 9,000 new jobs from February 2016 to March 2016, the state’s unemployment rate held steady at 5.8 percent, according to the state’s Employment Security Department (ESD).  The state released the seasonally adjusted, preliminary jobs estimates from the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics as part of its March Monthly Employment Report. “Washington continues to…