Arrest Report for Friday, Oct. 16

The Arrest Report is now available for Friday, October 16th, 2020. Agencies in Thurston County made 2 felony arrests, 6 misdemeanor arrests, and 5 warrant arrests (3 felony, 2 misdemeanor) – for a total of 13. Felonies Claggett, D. Violation of Felony No Contact Order DV, Making a false statement to a public servant (M).Continue reading “Arrest Report for Friday, Oct. 16”

Arrest Report for Thursday, Oct. 15

The Arrest Report is now available for Thursday, October 15th, 2020. Agencies in Thurston County made 1 felony arrest, 7 misdemeanor arrests, and 6 warrant arrests (2 felony, 4 misdemeanor) – for a total of 14. Felonies Golden, J. Possession of a stolen vehicle. 700 blk Sleater Kinney Rd NE. Arrested by Lacey PD, heldContinue reading “Arrest Report for Thursday, Oct. 15”

Arrest Report for Wednesday, Oct. 14

The Arrest Report is now available for Wednesday, October 14th, 2020. Agencies in Thurston County made 1 felony arrest, 8 misdemeanor arrests, and 5 warrant arrests (2 felony, 3 misdemeanor) – for a total of 14. Felonies Trent, K. Assault 3rd Degree, Assault 4th Degree DV. 2400 blk Harrison Ave NW. Arrested by Olympia PD,Continue reading “Arrest Report for Wednesday, Oct. 14”

Officer Tiffany Coates awarded Olympia Police Officer of the Year

Olympia Police Officer Tiffany Coates was awarded the department’s Officer of the Year award at a ceremony held Wednesday evening at Olympia City Hall. The award was presented by members of the American Legion Post No. 3, a local veteran’s association. Also present for the ceremony (which is normally held at an Olympia City CouncilContinue reading “Officer Tiffany Coates awarded Olympia Police Officer of the Year”

Arrest Report for Tuesday, Oct. 13

The Arrest Report is now available for Tuesday, October 13th, 2020. Agencies in Thurston County made 1 felony arrest, 8 misdemeanor arrests, and 6 warrant arrests (5 felony, 1 misdemeanor) – for a total of 15. Felonies Isbell, D. Rape 3rd Degree. Unknown location of arrest. Arrested by Thurston County SO, held in Thurston CountyContinue reading “Arrest Report for Tuesday, Oct. 13”

Wild weather day results in thousands without power

Thunderstorms in the morning, followed by high wind in the afternoon and evening, resulted in thousands of Thurston County residents being left without power on Tuesday. The first round of crazy weather came in the early morning hours when thunderstorms came through the area. These involved localized high winds, heavy rain, hail, and of course,Continue reading “Wild weather day results in thousands without power”

Arrest Report for Monday, Oct. 12

The Arrest Report is now available for Monday, October 12th, 2020. Agencies in Thurston County made 3 felony arrests, 7 misdemeanor arrests, and 6 warrant arrests (4 felony, 2 misdemeanor) – for a total of 16. Felonies Aragon, J. Armed Robbery 1st Degree. 10100 blk US Hwy 12. Arrested by Thurston County SO, held inContinue reading “Arrest Report for Monday, Oct. 12”

Annual statewide earthquake drill set for Thursday morning

The Great Washington Shakeout, the state’s annual earthquake drill that occurs each October, will occur this Thursday, October 15th, at 10:15 am. Normally, schools and offices of all kinds would take part in the annual event, but with many working from home, it presents a unique opportunity for people to practice what they would doContinue reading “Annual statewide earthquake drill set for Thursday morning”

Wind Advisory issued as another storm on the way

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a Wind Advisory for Thurston County as another fall windstorm is set to impact the area on Tuesday. The advisory is in effect from 12:00 pm through 6:00 pm Tuesday, October 13. Meteorologists say to expect sustained southwesterly winds of 20-30 mph, with gusts as high asContinue reading “Wind Advisory issued as another storm on the way”

Confirmed: EF-1 tornado touched down Saturday in Grays Harbor County

The National Weather Service confirmed on Monday morning that an EF-1 rated tornado touched down 5 miles southwest of Neilton, WA (in rural Grays Harbor County) around 4:40 am Saturday. Meteorologists at the NWS office in Seattle had issued a tornado warning for the area after possible lofted debris was sighted on a radar scan,Continue reading “Confirmed: EF-1 tornado touched down Saturday in Grays Harbor County”