What's New

- Improved Image Viewing! Image captions are now hidden so they don't get in the way of viewing. Just tap the show toggle to see the caption. If you're scrolling through a gallery, captions continue to show until you hide them again.
- Fixed issue where saving or emailing a story causes the app screen to go white, requiring a relaunch of the app.
- Bug fixes.

App Description

Capital Update: Washington State politics at your fingertips.

There's too much at stake, too much happening in the chambers, committee rooms, offices and halls at the Capital. Staying informed on issues that matter is a challenge. Until now.

Capital Update, a new app from The Olympian empowers you to keep up with the fast-moving world of Washington State politics and government no matter where you are. It puts valuable, actionable information in your hands.

Some of the features Capital Update delivers:
• Breaking Capital news
• A curated Twitter feed of important Capital influencers
• Daily updating of key bills to watch
• Quick access to salaries of Washington state workers and a state worker blog
• A running feed of all state government news, editorials and blog posts
• A directory of legislators and key staff.

In-app purchases:
$49.99 yearly
Subscription automatically renews
No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period

App Screenshots

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App Changes

  • March 03, 2015 New version 5.10.0
  • February 08, 2015 New version 5.9.0
  • November 16, 2014 New version 5.8.1
  • November 07, 2014 New version 5.8.0
  • July 13, 2014 New version 5.4.0
  • April 07, 2014 New version
  • February 22, 2014 New version
  • January 08, 2014 New version
  • October 17, 2013 New version
  • June 28, 2013 New version
  • June 13, 2013 New version
  • April 09, 2013 New version
  • March 23, 2013 New version
  • February 08, 2013 Initial release