A wildfire burning through steep, rugged terrain in the Capitol Forest near Littlerock in Thurston County marks one of the earliest starts to Western Washington's fire season in years, officials say.
A 19-year-old lifeguard was arrested Wednesday for allegedly raping a 14-year-old Oregon girl.
An Olympia teenager claims he's the victim of continuous bullying and said the school system is doing nothing about it.
OLYMPIA, Wash. -- The Providence Professional Building in Olympia was evacuated Tuesday after a woman called in a bomb threat around 11 a.m., according to the Olympia Police Department.
An anonymous letter with talk of sex, taxpayer abuse and more started a major investigation in Olympia. Bitter rivalries led to a resignation and embarrassment for the city parks department.
A woman who says she was a former patient of an Olympia mental health counselor is accused of stabbing him in the neck while they were in bed and then strangling him with an extension cord.
It was a convenience store unable to be convenient.
A homicide victim whose body was found Tuesday night in an Olympia home had been stabbed multiple times, but the cause of death was found to be strangulation, Thurston County Coroner Gary L. Warnock said Thursday.
The robbery of a woman at gunpoint early Tuesday in Centralia led officers to a cache of stolen guns, suspected meth and burglarized property.
A group of local mothers, fathers, neighbors and religious leaders is using the anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre to take aim at gun control, gathering together for a rally in Olympia.
The suspect in a hit-and-run crash that injured three people early Thursday in Olympia has been located and arrested, police said.
Troopers responded to a single car crash in Olympia Sunday morning after a passerby noticed the car lying on its side in some brush off the road. The driver was arrested for DUI.
State lawmakers held a legislative shootout on Thursday within hours of Connecticut passing some of the strictest gun laws in the country.
Supporters of gun rights in Washington state turned out in force Friday at the state Capitol, carrying guns and signs while decrying efforts to control firearms.
The Olympia Police Department is increasing patrols around Westside-area schools after middle-school student was grabbed in a possible abduction attempt Tuesday evening.