Take a Tour of the State Capitol
A Visit to the Picturesque and Historic State Capitol in Olympia Is a Must Tour Options The State Capitol Tour Office, located at 215 Sid Snyder Ave. SW, Olympia, offers a...
Take a Tour of Your State Capitol
A Visit to the Picturesque and Historic State Capitol in Olympia Is a Must Washington State Capitol 215 Sid Snyder Ave. SW, Olympia Open year-round tours@des.wa.gov Tour...
Sites to See: Thurston / South Pierce County
Olympia Farmers Market April – Oct., 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday – Sunday Nov. through Dec., Saturday and Sunday 700 N Capitol Way, Olympia...
Evidence of Centralia Massacre Visible Today
By The Chronicle Two two sides of the “Centralia Massacre” of 1919 are told in a downtown Centralia statue and a nearby mural. The Industrial Workers of the World, a...
Restored Yard Bird Unveiled at Birdfest
Birdfest: Community Members Gather to Celebrate the New and Improved Yard Bird at Birdfest 2013 Jason Mattson, who spent the past three years spearheading an effort to...
2013 Hub City Car Show
Tower Avenue in downtown Centralia was transformed on Saturday into one of the largest gatherings of classic cars in the region during the annual Hub City Car Show. More than...
71st Annual Loggers’ Jubilee a Success
By Lisa Broadt / lbroadt@chronline.com Both sat on the west side of the field on Saturday, but Renee Geerards and Dick Martin saw the 71st Loggers’ Jubilee from very...
‘Planes, Trains and Automobiles’
By The Chronicle Southwest Washington locals on Saturday gathered in Chehalis to enjoy the annual “Planes, Trains and Automobiles” celebration. In downtown...
Oregon Trails Days Celebrates Tenino’s History
Black Powder Shoot: Event Fires Up Young and Old Alike By Amy Nile / anile@chronline.com If you’re big enough to hold a gun, you can shoot one. That’s the rule for black...
Napavine Funtime Festival Celebrates 40th Year...
Tradition: Funtime Fest Begins Friday Along With Napavine’s Centennial Celebration By Kyle Spurr / kspurr@chronline.com The Napavine Funtime Festival will bring the...
Musicians Hone Their Craft at Annual Winlock...
Workshop: Attendees Learn From Professionals Such as Mark Johnson, Who Plays Banjo With Comedian Steve Martin By Kyle Spurr / kspurr@chronline.com WINLOCK — Local musicians...
Schwingfest Celebrates 50th Anniversary
By The Chronicle FRANCES — Southwest Washington on Saturday celebrated its Swiss Heritage with the 50th Annual Schwingfest Organized by the Lewis-Pacific Swiss Society, a...
Classic Cars Cruise Through Twin Cities
By The Chronicle Droves of hot rods descended upon the Twin Cities Saturday. The annual Billetproof Hot Rod and Custom Show featured nearly 600 classic cars made before 1965...
Heritage Celebrated at Swede Day
By The Chronicle Attendees at the 34th annual Swede Day, held at the Swede Hall in Rochester on Saturday, celebrated Nordic tradition and heritage with a parade, dance...
2013: Vader Cruises into Spring With May Day...
Tradition: Community Continues to Support First Festival of the Season VADER — Hundreds of people gathered in downtown Vader Saturday afternoon for the annual May Day...
2013: Take a Tour Through Historic Ambiance
Advertising Flash-Back: Bing Crosby Promoting Washington State Tourism in the 1960’s Fort Borst Park This 101-acre park includes the 1860s Borst Home, a one-room...
A Glance at Bucoda
You’d have to know it was there to drive to Bucoda. Tucked away from busy Interstate 5, Bucoda is a small residential town located on Highway 507 between Centralia and...
Great Music and Fishing in Mineral
The small town in the shadow of Mount Rainier is known for its lake that fills with fishing boats on opening day, and in recent times, music performances at its former grade...
A History of Onalaska
By The Chronicle The journey of the small town of Onalaska began in 1909 when William Carlisle and his family moved to the area to start up a new business venture. Like many...
Glenoma: Go Golfing — or Maybe You Prefer...
The 9-hole course at the Ironwood Green Golf Course facility in Glenoma features 1,512 yards of golf from the longest tees, with a par of 30. Designed by James Redman, the...