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Watch Mason County Commission

Watch the September 27, 2016 Mason County Commission meeting. There are four ways to watch live at 6 PM:  Hood Canal Communication’s local channel (46), hcc.net/news, MasonWebTV.com or Mason County’s website: co.mason.wa.us. You can also watch on demand on hcc.net/news, MasonWebTV.com or Mason County’s website: co.mason.wa.us.  Rebroadcasts on Hood Canal Communication’s local channel are Thursday at 6 PM, Saturday at 2 PM and Sunday at 9 AM.

Here is the meeting’s agenda: Continue reading Watch Mason County Commission

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Higher Cost of Electricity Continues to Drive Price of Local Power

MCPUD Logo-ProcessLocal electricity bills will go up on October first in the second phase of Mason PUD 3’s response to higher wholesale energy costs charged by the Bonneville Power Administration.

Last year, Bonneville increased wholesale electricity costs by seven percent (7%), and increased the cost of transporting that power to local customers by 4.4 percent. Continue reading Higher Cost of Electricity Continues to Drive Price of Local Power

Watch Mason County Board of Health

Watch the September 27, 2016 Mason County Board of Health meeting. There are four ways to watch live at 3:30 PM:  Hood Canal Communication’s local channel (46), hcc.net/news, MasonWebTV.com or Mason County’s website: co.mason.wa.us. You can also watch on demand on hcc.net/newsMasonWebTV.com or Mason County’s website: co.mason.wa.us.

Here is the meeting’s agenda: Continue reading Watch Mason County Board of Health

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Dump Truck Rolls Over on 101

092616-rolled-over-dump-truckNo injuries were reported when a dump truck rolled over on U.S. Highway 101 Monday morning, blocking for three and a half hours. The State Patrol says the 1999 Peterbilt dump truck was towing a 1999 Sturdy transfer trailer northbound on 101 about 11:40 AM. The dump truck attempted to turn westbound onto Highway 102 (Dayton Airport Road). The speed of the Peterbilt was too fast and the trailer pushed the Peterbilt onto its side spilling its load. The dump truck came to rest in the westbound lane of SR-102. Continue reading Dump Truck Rolls Over on 101

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Watch Shelton City Commission

Watch the September 26, 2016 Shelton City Commission meeting.  There are three ways to watch live at 2 PM: Hood Canal Communication’s local channel (46), hcc.net/news, or MasonWebTV.com. You can also watch on demand on hcc.net/news  or MasonWebTV.com. Rebroadcasts on Hood Canal Communication’s local channel are Wednesday at 11 AM, Thursday at 3 PM, and Saturday at 9 AM.

Here is the meeting’s agenda: Continue reading Watch Shelton City Commission

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Police Blotter 9/26/16

police blotterThe following is a summary of notable police and emergency calls in Mason County from Friday September 23, 2016 through Sunday September 25, 2016. Specific details have not been released.

33A3.MISSING
LIGHTENING PEAK
Missing Person
Continue reading Police Blotter 9/26/16

Candidates’ Forum in Union Tuesday

election 2016 cThe Hood Canal Improvement Club is holding a candidates’ forum at the Union Fire and Community Hall beginning at 6:45 PM on Tuesday, September 27th. The event will start with discussion on Proposition 1 – Establishing a Metropolitan Park District followed by the candidates running for Mason County Commissioner District 1 (Randy Neatherlin & Kelley McIntosh), for Mason County Commissioner District 2 (Kevin Shutty & Roslynne Reed), for 35th District State Representative Position 1 (Dan Griffey & Irene Bowling), and for 35th District State Representative Position 2 (Drew MacEwan & Craig Patti). Continue reading Candidates’ Forum in Union Tuesday

Peninsula Community Health Services to Speak at Voice Meeting

_nmcv-logo-horizThe next meeting of the North Mason Community Voice is Monday.
Guest speaker will be Dr. Jennifer Kreidler-Moss (PharmD), Chief Executive Officer of Peninsula Community Health Services, a community based nonprofit organization dedicated to providing accessible, affordable, compassionate, quality health care services. Continue reading Peninsula Community Health Services to Speak at Voice Meeting

Highway 3 Head-On Crash

092416-sr-3-head-onA Lacey man was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after a two-vehicle head-on collision on Highway 3 at the intersection with Ecler Road Saturday night. According to the State Patrol, a 1999 Honda Civic was northbound in the southbound lane of SR-3 about 7:30 PM. The Honda struck a southbound 2007 GMC Acadia SUV head-on. Both vehicles came to rest in the roadway, blocking the highway for nearly three hours.  Continue reading Highway 3 Head-On Crash

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