Chief Bob Burbridge, Mason Fire District #4, graduated from the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) National Emergency Management Basic Academy at the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) on September 18, 2014. EMI has created the National Emergency Basic Academy to produce… Read More +
A rare tornado ripped roofs off buildings, uprooted trees and shattered windows Thursday afternoon in the southwest Washington city of Longview, but there were no reports of injuries. A National Weather Service storm survey team from nearby Portland, Oregon, estimated… Read More +
Doug Baldwin was about to board the charter bus last Friday when he got word Seattle had traded Percy Harvin. Two days later, he sat in a St. Louis locker room after one of the best games in his career answering questions about whether he was involved in a preseason scuffle with Harvin. Baldwin and the Seahawks are ready to put the Harvin conversation in the past.
Tacoma Power is continuing efforts to reestablish and protect salmon populations in the Skokomish River. The utility’s Lake Cushman Surface Collector Project, with installation contractor Skanska USA, will finish several months ahead of schedule, and that’s a good thing for area fish.
Earlier this month, the Twanoh State Park, 12190 E. Hwy 106, Union Washington was listed on the National Historic Register of Historic Places. Twanoh now joins other properties which contribute to the rich cultural heritage of Washington State.