Nominations Open For 2014 Governor's Arts & Heritage Awards

ArtsWA accepting email nominations, deadline is 5:00 p.m. July 21, 2014. The Washington State Arts Commission (ArtsWA) is now accepting nominations for the 2014 Governor's Arts & Heritage Awards. The honorees will be recognized as outstanding artists, arts organizations and cultural leaders in our state. Nominations will be considered in six categories. (See more information on the categories and guidelines for nomination.) The six categories include:


Thurston County BOCC Special Meeting June 18

Thurston Thrives Advisory Council will meet Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. to discuss questions concerning the process for moving from Phase 1 to Phase 2 of Thurston Thrives. Other discussion topics will include how the core of the collective impact initiative can be established, how and when the strategy maps are used, and options for continued funding. Dinner will be provided.
Date: June 18, 2014
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Place: Thurston County Courthouse 2000 Lakeridge Drive SW Building #1, Room 280 Olympia, WA 98502

2014 Boat Decals Expire June 30

Boating season is here, and the deadline for renewing boat and watercraft registration decals is right around the corner. All Washington state boat registrations expire on June 30. Don’t let an expired registration spoil your day; remember to renew before you get out on the water.

Boat registrations can be renewed online at the DOL website or in person at a neighborhood vehicle licensing office. Those who choose to renew at an office should make sure to note the registration number on the bow of the boat or watercraft and take that information to the office. 


Notice Of Special School Board Meeting June 19

At 10:00AM in the Board Room, CHOICE High School, 807 W. Pine Street, Shelton, WA. PURPOSE: 1) Study session to review Policy Series 1000 – Board of Directors. 2) Executive session for negotiations (if needed).