The North Mason Chamber of Commerce held its annual gala recently at Alderbrook Resort to announce 2014 award winners. According to a news release, one of the most jaw dropping moments was the announcement of a three-way tie for Citizen of the year: Lynn Coffman, Cat Ross and Katie Hopkins.
The Shelton Police Department arrested a youth for vandalism Monday. According to a news release, a patrol officer contacted two juvenile males on Olympic Highway North after they illegally crossed the street and impeded traffic. The officer recognized the boys as fitting the description of shoplifters at WalMart where a can of spray paint was stolen. After interviewing the boys and further investigation, one of them was connected to recent vandalism of graffiti on several surfaces such as utility polls, fences and buildings.
35th District State Representatives sponsored students from Shelton, Rochester and Tumwater to serve as pages last week: Taylor Simmons, a student from Shelton High School; Ricki Anne Sanchez, a student from Rochester Middle School; and Sydney Pettit, a student from Tumwater High School. Simmons and Sanchez were sponsored by Rep. Dan Griffey, R-Allyn while Pettis was sponsored by Rep. Drew MacEwen, R-Union.