Volunteers Needed For Annual Native Plant Sale

The Mason Conservation District is looking for hearty volunteers to help sort, pack and distribute plants for its 24th Annual Native Plant Sale. With over 7,000 plants to organize, volunteers are encouraged to dress for cold weather in this semi-outdoor event.


WDFW Begins Status Reviews, Seeks Information On 15 Wildlife Species

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking updated information about 15 wildlife species as part of a review of native wildlife populations listed by the state as endangered, threatened or sensitive.   


Super Saturday Financial Information Fair Feb. 15

The Asset Building Coalition of Mason County will be hosting the 1st annual Super Saturday Financial Information Fair at the Shelton Timberland Regional Library on February 15th from 11:30-3:00. The Asset Building Coalition will be using this event as a platform to launch the Bank On Mason program, a partnership which serves the unbanked and underbanked in our community.


MGH&FC’s Offers First Aid/CPR/AED Course In March

Knowing how to help save a life in a medical emergency can make someone a great value to their community or workplace, and endorsing that, Mason General Hospital & Family of Clinics is offering another First Aid/CPR/AED course on Thursday evening, March 13, 2014 from 5 to 9 p.m. in the Hospital’s Learning Center, located next to the Shelton McDonald’s on Olympic Highway North.

Combining First Aid with CPR and AED training, the course includes a “course completion card” that will be made available at the end of the class. It is open to the entire community, and an early, non-refundable registration fee of $35 (exact cash or check) includes the cost of books and materials. A Spanish interpreter can be made available if needed, and comfortable clothing is recommended for all attendees.

Class size is limited to 16 persons, and advanced registration and payment for the class required by March 4, by calling the Learning Center at (360) 427-3609.

MGH&FC is approved by the Joint Commission, and MGH is a licensed and accredited acute care hospital with a level four emergency trauma designation. There are more than 100 physicians on staff in 19 specialties. For more information go to www.MasonGeneral.com.

February 7, 2014