“Have Yourself A Happy, Healthy Holiday” ‒ December Theme For MGH&FC Allyn Diabetes Support Group Meeting

SHELTON, Wash. – Managing diabetes for a normal, healthy lifestyle, free of complications requires adopting healthy habits, and Mason General Hospital & Family of Clinics has some new and interesting ideas for healthy living.  “Have Yourself a Happy, Healthy Holiday” is the message at the next Allyn Diabetes Support Group meeting on Thursday, December 11, 2014 from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Port of Allyn building’s downstairs meeting room.  Due to the Christmas holiday, the December meeting will take place on the second Thursday of the month rather than the fourth.

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Public Comment Period Extended On Puget Sound Shoreline Projects

OLYMPIA – The public comment period has been extended through Jan. 8, 2015, on a tentative proposal for restoring more than 5,000 acres of Puget Sound shoreline habitat. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Army Corps) and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) approved the extension to ensure all interested parties have the opportunity to provide their views on the Puget Sound Nearshore Ecosystem Restoration Project (PSNERP) draft feasibility report and environmental impact statement (FR/EIS).  The comment period was to have expired today (Nov. 24).

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Holiday DUI Emphasis Patrols Begin November 26

Beginning on Wednesday, November 26, law enforcement agencies statewide will be participating in extra DUI patrols. These patrols will take place through the holiday season until January 1, 2015.All of these extra patrols are part of Target Zero—striving to end traffic deaths and serious injuries in Washington by 2030. For more information, visit www.targetzero.com . Additional information on the Washington Traffic Safety Commission can be found on the website, www.wtsc.wa.gov .

Fire District #11 Budget Meeting

Mason County Fire District #11 is going to hold their budget meeting and adoption for their 2015 budget during their regular Commissioner business meeting on Tuesday November 25th at 10:00 am at the fire station located at 130 E. Island Lake Dr.  This meeting is open to the public.