Frank Pinter, Mason County Budget Director presented a narrative of the preliminary county budget for current expense fund (budgets for special funds were not a part of the presentation) at the Monday evening Mason County Commission meeting in Belfair.
A utility has pulled the plug on a project that would have tested generating electricity from tidal waters flowing in and out of Puget Sound. The Snohomish County Public Utility District said Tuesday it cannot put two turbines under water near… Read More +
After narrowly missing the postseason, the Seattle Mariners say they will raise payroll in 2015 and aggressively pursue offense during the offseason. General manager Jack Zduriencik and manager Lloyd McClendon spoke Tuesday, two days after Seattle concluded an 87-75 season. The Mariners finished one game behind Oakland in the AL wild card standings.
In a TV ad paid for by advocates of labeling genetically modified foods in Oregon, voters are told 64 countries have labeling requirements and none of them saw an increase in food costs. An opponents' ad says labels would be costly for food producers and consumers and would not show which ingredients READ MORE
Most marine areas of Puget Sound will reopen for recreational crab fishing Oct. 1, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) announced today. The openings were approved by fishery managers after summer catch assessments by WDFW indicated more crab are available for harvest, READ MORE
“Actually, that’s been my position my entire life up until my last year of college,” @Garry_Gilliam. shwks.com/wwyu