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Monday’s hot weather a preview of Memorial Day weekend
If you planned to call in sick so you could sunbathe Tuesday, rethink your plans: Tuesday’s weather is not expected to be as warm as Monday’s 85-degree high. But a … Click to Continue »
Do you need a dose of joy? Here’s where you can get it
Hundreds of students from around the region are expected to participate in the 2017 Day of Champions, a modified track and field event for students with disabilities. Members of the … Click to Continue »
What’s Happening for May 23
Tuesday Pierce County AIDS Foundation Olympia: Grand opening event, 4-7 p.m. at 2101 Fourth Ave. E. in Olympia. A brief program will occur at 4:30 p.m. and again at 6 … Click to Continue »
Parts of Thurston County still recovering from intense May 4 storm
Cleanup continues around Tenino, East Olympia and parts of Lacey, where an extreme weather pattern known as a wet microburst struck May 4. “It really reminded me of the movie … Click to Continue »
Attention Olympia residents: Don’t water your lawns on Tuesday, city says
Tuesday is forecast to be the warmest day of the year so far. Despite the forecast, the city of Olympia is asking residents to not water lawns or wash cars … Click to Continue »

Financial Blog

Haven't filed a 2016 tax return yet? Don't worry; it's not too late--and it's not as difficult as you think.
Are you approaching retirement age and wondering where you can retire to make your retirement nest egg last longer? Retiring abroad may be the answer. But first, it's important to look at the tax implications because not all retirement country destinations are created equal.
In recent years, employer-sponsored retirement plans have become a key component for retirement savings. Not only do they help employees save for the future; they also offer tax benefits for small business owners.
As a businessman working in Seattle, I traveled the I-5 corridor between Seattle and Portland many times. When southbound from Seattle, I looked forward to driving through the Olympia area because it was such a pleasant and scenic part of the trip.
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