The Pender High School wrestling team came away with the Class D-3 district title Friday and Saturday at Elm Creek.
The Thurston County Law Enforcement Center is on pace to house its first prisoners on March 1, and the $5.9 million project is going to be open for public tours and viewing on Saturday, Feb. 17.
More snow fell in Thurston County on Monday and a bit more on Tuesday to create scenes like this one between Pender and Thurston along Highway 16. Cold and strong winds were blowing lighter fresh snow over the hard frozen surface of the prior week’s snowfall. A sunset turned the white snow a seemingly gold hue.