(MCSO Press Release) - Wednesday morning, July 1, 2015, in front of family, friends and fellow co-workers, Mason County Undersheriff Jim Barrett gave the oath of office and swore in Dominic Navarro and Carissa Krumpols, the newest Jail Deputies of the Mason County Sheriff’s Office.
(SFM Press Release) - State Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy reminds residents that used fireworks can leave behind a great deal of debris. “If you blow it up, clean it up” says Duffy. Proper cleanup of firework debris can help reduce the risk of an injury or… Read More +
Thursday's Daybreak was a fire safety double-feature! Fire danger is at an all-time high in Washington this year, and local officials are working hard to get the word out. First up - Mike Evans from MACECOM and Mason County Fire District 4 Chief Bob Burbridge. READ MORE
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Gov. Jay Inslee has signed into law a measure to reform several elements of Washington's recreational marijuana law. The bill signed Tuesday eliminates the current three-tier tax structure and replaces it with a single excise tax of 37 percent at the point of sale. To encourage more cities and counties READ MORE
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Taijuan Walker pitched one-hit ball for six innings, Robinson Cano and Nelson Cruz homered and the Mariners beat the Padres 7-0 on Wednesday. Cano had four hits and drove in three runs. Cruz connected for his 20th homer on his 35th birthday. Walker (7-6) combined with four relievers on a three-hitter for Seattle's second straight shutout of San Diego.
Participate in the July 5th Beach Clean-up! This Fourth of July weekend, Washington CoastSavers will be joining forces with the Grassroots Garbage Gang, Surfrider Foundation, the cities of Long Beach, Ocean Shores and other partners to tackle the enormous amounts of trash typically left on the beach after the holiday weekend.
OLYMPIA - Women can learn the basics of fishing, hunting and other outdoor skills at a September weekend workshop that includes sessions led by several Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) experts.