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  • County Approves Use Of Late Comer Agreements

    masoncountylogoBrian Matthews, Director of Public Works, presented recommendations for revisions to Mason County Code, Title 13, Utilities (sewer code), and Title 15 ( Development Code), which would allow developers the use of Latecomer Agreements. Latecomer Agreements are a commonly used method to encourage development by allowing developers a process to recoup… Read More +

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  • Sasquatch Summit At Ocean Shores

    sassummit"Big things" are promised at this weekend's Sasquatch summit in Ocean Shores. Todd Standing of the TV show "Survivorman Bigfoot" says he'll present a 90-minute documentary with evidence he feels is compelling enough to push for legal recognition and protection of the species. KBKW reports hundreds of people are expected at… Read More +

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  • Gonzaga Routs Saint Joseph's

    basketball genericGary Bell Jr. scored 18 points as No. 13 Gonzaga routed outmatched Saint Joseph's 94-42 on Wednesday night as part of the NIT Season Tip-Off. Josh Perkins added 13 points and Byron Wesley 12 for Gonzaga (3-0), which has yet to surrender more than 58 points in a game this season. Domantas Sabonis added 10 points and 11 rebounds. Aaron Brown scored 14 points for cold-shooting Saint Joseph's (1-2),

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Swisscom CEO Dies in Suspected Suicide

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-07_6a34a8b372.jpgGiuseppe Aresu/Bloomberg News(GENEVA) -- The chief executive officer of Switzerland's leading telecommunications company has died. Swisscom's CEO, Carsten Schloter, was found dead in his home Tuesday morning, Bloomberg reports. The police believe the case to be a suicide.

According to Swisscom, "an investigation into the exact circumstances is underway." The company adds, "Out of consideration for the family no further details have been disclosed."

Swisscom's Chairman of the Board of Directors, Hansueli Loosli, released a statement, saying, "The Board of Directors, Group Executive Board and the entire workforce are deeply saddened and pass on their condolences to the family and relatives."

In 2000 Schloter joined Swisscom as Head of Swisscom Mobile and in 2006 he was appointed CEO, according to the Swisscom website.

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