Shelton Parks and Recreation is excited to announce the kickoff of a free summer recreation program for local youth at the Transit-Community Center. Starting Monday, July 20 Mason County youth will have a safe place to recreate and play for a few hours each day playing sports including basketball, pickleball, and volleyball, board games and more.
On July 10, 2015, Mason County Public Health issued a swimming advisory for Twanoh State Park beach. This advisory was issued due to high fecal bacterial counts. This advisory is in effect until water samples show that the water is clean. This beach will be re-sampled early next week to determine if water quality has improved.
Gov. Jay Inslee lauded the completion of this year’s session which concluded with bipartisan passage of an historic transportation investment package and a new state operating budget that reinvests in Washington after years of deep cuts in education, health and human services, state parks and other important services.
As sponsor of the North Mason Visitor Center “Charm Farm Guest Services Training” seminars, the Little Creek Casino Resort staff turned out for class at their hotel in Shelton on July 7. Hosted by Little Creek Marketing Director Tyson Kruger (back row), the Chamber is offering this free training to businesses throughout Mason County to help frontline staff roll out the red carpet for their customers, especially during tourism season.