A Yelm-based food bank refuses to pay a mounting fine for alleged building and zoning code violations. Hope grows for a compromise.
Following a Problem Solvers alert about about utility company imposters in Seattle, the FBI on Wednesday released a joint alert with the Everett Police Department and the Snohomish PUD urging small, neighborhood businesses throughout the region to be on guard.
Thurston County's 10 most-wanted suspects include people wanted in connection with everything from residential burglary to identity theft. The Thurston County's Sheriff's Office warns residents not to approach or try to apprehend any of the suspects.
A 61-year-old Yelm resident turned himself in Monday night for shooting an unwanted houseguest in the leg, according to the Thurston County Sheriff's Office. In the man's defense, he apparently gave the victim ample warning.
Two people were seriously burned after an explosion and fire occurred inside their van in Yelm, Thurston County dispatchers said.
A 20-year-old man suffered minor injuries when he was struck by the top of a tree in Yelm Friday afternoon.
An eroding river bank in Yelm is eroding the relationships along the Deschutes, and community members are conflicted about how best to protect their water.
Several Republican lawmakers filed a bill Thursday seeking an exemption to the state's anti-discrimination laws just weeks after legal action was taken against a Richland florist who denied service to a gay couple for their upcoming wedding.
Another measure seeking to control gun violence failed in the state Legislature on Wednesday, with senators deciding not to vote on a bill that would have required people to surrender their weapons when they are placed under a restraining order.
State lawmakers held a legislative shootout on Thursday within hours of Connecticut passing some of the strictest gun laws in the country.
A Washington state Senate committee heard testimony Thursday on a bill to open up need-based student financial aid to illegal immigrants.
A Kitsap County woman claims someone impersonating a sheriff's deputy and two others pretending to be rescue volunteers stole a horse from her farm.
A Thurston County man who lost his finger in an accident used used his love of bicycles to create an unusual prosthetic that's gaining interest around the country.
A camel named Hugo is back in his pen at a residence near Yelm after wandering away and having Thurston County deputies look for him.
The sheriff says until they get more deputies, they can't take the time to fill out reports when no one is injured and a crime hasn't been committed.