News
2018 results total, viewing 141 - 160
Yelm’s Prairie Days has quickly grown into Yelm’s most jam-packed week of the year. From Tuesday, June 21 to Sunday, June 26, Yelm will be the hub for many different events in honor … more
The Yelm City Council discussed numerous topics at its meeting on Tuesday, June 14, including Pride Month, a day of memorial in honor of those who died at the hands of gun violence, and upcoming … more
Thurston County reported a slight decrease in COVID-19 cases as the health department tallied 654 new cases, but tallied 11 deaths during the period of June 13 through June 19. The deaths … more
Thursday, June 23 Senior Lunches The Yelm Adult Community Center will hold its weekly lunches at 11:30 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Senior Services for the South Sound … more
As Pride Month winds down for 2022, plans have emerged to host a pride festival in Yelm next year. LaDonna Shea Hockaday, also known as Lady L, has hosted a variety of events at the Yelm … more
Enjoy these snapshots of articles written in past issues of the Nisqually Valley News from 45, 35, 25 and 15 years ago, respectively. A Look Back at This Week, 45 Years Ago - Donald Hopper, a … more
The Washington Department of Ecology (DOE) last week announced a newly updated biosolids general permit in an effort to create a more streamlined approach to approving biosolids operations in … more
Washington state saw its second largest average annual wage increase on record in 2021, according to the Washington’s Employment Security Department. The state’s average annual wage … more
Tillie Naputi-Pullar, the elections manager for Thurston County, has been given the 2021 “Elections Employee of the Year” award by the Washington Secretary of State’s office. This … more
A 46-year-old Yacolt man was killed after crashing into a guardrail and a concrete barrier on northbound Interstate 5 in South Thurston County on Thursday.  The man, who was identified Friday … more
A 46-year-old Yacolt man was killed after crashing into a guardrail and a concrete barrier on northbound Interstate 5 in South Thurston County on Thursday.  The man, whose name has not been … more
Rainier High School celebrated 53 seniors during its 2022 commencement ceremony on Friday, June 10. Beginning at 6 p.m., hundreds of spectators made up of friends and family gathered to witness … more
The Yelm Chamber of Commerce held its business awards and luncheon on Tuesday, June 14 to announce the recipients of six awards during an event held at the Yelm Community Center. The recipient of … more
The Yelm Arts Commission is moving forward with its intent to establish a certified “creative district” in the city. The creative district would promote a broad range of creative … more
Yelm High School honored the graduating class of 2022 during its annual awards night by doling out nearly $200,000 in scholarships, awards and merits. The event was kicked off by Principal Curtis … more
The Washington State Department of Commerce (WSDOC) announced a $3.5 million grant program to help already established festivals and events in small communities. The application period opened at 8 … more
Yelm High School has added yet another athletic achievement to its resume, as YHS weightlifters helped the school secure a first place finish in the USA Lifting Competition. The Tornados featured … more
This Fourth of July will feature more than just fireworks in Yelm. Organizers of the Norsewest Viking Festival, in conjunction with the American Legion Post 164 and American Legion Auxiliary, will … more
Aneka Montello wants your pet to feel great and one way to do that is by trimming their nails. Montello runs a business based in Roy, where she specifically focuses on trimming the nails of dogs, … more
« Prev | 1 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 101 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 2 years.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.