11 episodes

A podcast of current events, persistent mysteries and forgotten history of Olmypia and the south sound

Welcome To Olympia Keepsake Audio

    • Places & Travel

A podcast of current events, persistent mysteries and forgotten history of Olmypia and the south sound

    How The West Was Once

    How The West Was Once

    Music in this episode:
    Frog In The Well by Lucas Gonze used with Creative Commons license
    Paper Crowns by Ditrani Brothers used with permission.
    Sleep by Ronny Tana courtesy of 2060 records
    Swing Gitan by Ditrani Brothers used with permission.
    Feathersoft by Blue Dot sessions

    • 30 min
    Marlo's Secret

    Marlo's Secret

    Marlo Winter will not be shamed.
    Music by Blue Dot Sessions.
    Marlo’s website for her professional aerial work: http://www.marlowinter.com/
    StoryOly is every 3rd Tuesday from 7- 9 at Rhythm and Rye http://storyoly.com/
    My interview with Olympia Pop Rocks: http://www.olympiapoprocks.com/podcasts/opr96

    • 15 min
    The Greta Effect

    The Greta Effect

    Teenage climate strikers impatient with the pace of change take matters into their own hands.

    • 16 min
    The Sherwood Press

    The Sherwood Press

    Thirty years ago Jami Heinricher stepped into a smoky cottage in the woods. Her life would never be the same.
    Music by Olympia’s Masterworks Choral Ensemble: https://mce.org/ and Blue Dot Sessions.
    Ending theme music by Skrill Meadow https://skrillmeadow.bandcamp.com/
    Check out more photos and history at https://thesherwoodpress.wordpress.com/








































    Jocelyn Dohm in front of her Sorority at the University of Washington. 1936

    • 29 min
    Community Immunity

    Community Immunity

    Pamela teaches fiddle. A measles outbreak may force her to ask some prying questions.
    Music By Poddington Bear: https://www.podingtonbear.com/
    Ending theme music by Skrill Meadow https://skrillmeadow.bandcamp.com/
    Department of Health information resources:
    https://www.doh.wa.gov/YouandYourFamily/Immunization/children
    Sources:
    https://www.cdc.gov/measles/about/faqs.html
    https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/health/fatal-measles-case-linked-to-exposure-at-tribal-clinic-records-show/
    Additional reading:
    Two books I found really useful while researching this topic were:
    On Immunity by Eula Biss
    https://www.graywolfpress.org/books/immunity
    The Panic Virus by Seth Mnookin
    https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/The-Panic-Virus/Seth-Mnookin/9781439158654

    • 18 min
    Oly Via Sherkole

    Oly Via Sherkole

    Thomas’ childhood was upended by war. This is the story of how he found his way to Olympia and became a ping pong champion.

    • 27 min

Customer Reviews

Rachel from Oregon ,

Great storytelling

In love this podcast and I don’t live in Olympia. The people are relatable and the storytelling is always fresh. Great music too.

Olybrew ,

Perfect commute podcast

These 25 minute podcasts are incredibly well done. I’m anxiously waiting for more!

Freddie69901099 ,

Fantastic podcast!

This is really great stuff. I love the angles that are taken and the great storytelling. The train episode and vaccine episode are stellar! Keep up the great work!

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