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Watch Shelton City Commission

Watch the April 24, 2017 Shelton City Commission meeting.  There are three ways to watch live at 2 PM: Hood Canal Communication’s local channel, 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 4/24/17

The following is a summary of notable police and emergency calls in Mason County on Sunday, April 23, 2017. Specific details have not been released unless otherwise noted. Any one with information is encouraged to contact the appropriate law enforcement or emergency services agency. Continue reading Police Blotter 4/24/17

Fire Destroys House near Callanan Park; Displaces Family

Fire destroyed a house in the County portion of West G Street in Shelton Saturday morning. According to a news release, Mason County Fire District 11 firefighters responded to 400 block about 5:45 AM. When fire crews arrived, they found a two-story house fully involved. Crews were forced to fight the fire from the outside.

Two adults and three children were in the home when the blaze started. All were able to escape the house safely. No injuries were reported. Continue reading Fire Destroys House near Callanan Park; Displaces Family

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EDC Director Featured Speaker at Next Voice Meeting

Lynn Longan, Executive Director of the Economic Development Council of Mason County, will be the guest speaker at the next meeting of the North Mason Community Voice at 7 PM Monday. In addition to explaining what the EDC does, she will also discuss how the EDC’s efforts benefit North Mason. The North Mason Community Voice meets at the HUB Center for Seniors (111 NE Old Belfair Hwy). Public is welcome.

Firefighters Train in Bayshore

Firefighters from Central Mason Fire & EMS, Mason County Fire District 6 (Union Fire Department) and Mason County Fire District 11 participated in live fire training Saturday at a house next to the former Bayshore Golf Course. Tim McKern, Central Mason Fire & EMS Chief, explained the purpose of the training for MasonWebTV Powered by HCC.

To provide water for this training, firefighters ran hoses from a hydrant on the west side of Highway 3 between John’s Creek and John’s Prairie Road to the house at 2480 State Route 3, which is more than 900 feet. Continue reading Firefighters Train in Bayshore

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Marijuana Store in Allyn Robbed at Gunpoint

The Mason County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying the culprit who robbed North Bay Marijuana in Allyn Saturday. The robbery, in the 200 block of North Bay Road, occurred just before 12 PM. A picture released by the Sheriff’s Office shows a lone subject pointing a handgun at the clerk and holding a blue and black bag. He was wearing a gray jacket with a gray hoody pulled over his head, a black baseball cap, gloves and a red and white bandanna covering his face. Continue reading Marijuana Store in Allyn Robbed at Gunpoint

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Police Blotter 4/23/17

The following is a summary of notable police and emergency calls in Mason County on Saturday, April 22, 2017. Specific details have not been released unless otherwise noted. Any one with information is encouraged to contact the appropriate law enforcement or emergency services agency. Continue reading Police Blotter 4/23/17

Police Blotter 4/22/17

The following is a summary of notable police and emergency calls in Mason County on Friday, April 21, 2017. Specific details have not been released unless otherwise noted. Any one with information is encouraged to contact the appropriate law enforcement or emergency services agency. Continue reading Police Blotter 4/22/17

Road Construction on State Highways 4/23/17 to 4/29/17

The following is a summary of road construction and maintenance scheduled on state highways around Mason County and adjoining areas from April 23, 2017 to April 29, 2017. Continue reading Road Construction on State Highways 4/23/17 to 4/29/17

Shelton Robotics Eliminated in Quarterfinals of World Championship

The Shelton robotics team, Aldernating Current 5295, is competing in the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) World Championship in Houston this weekend. After the first day of competition in the Newton Subdivision, 5295 is rank 16 with a record of 6-and-4. If you have never seen a robotics competition before, here are Aldernating Current’s last three matches on Friday:

Each team competed as an alliance, which differed from match to match. Competition continues Saturday with the Quarterfinals. Aldernating Current has three matches at 7:30 AM, 7:58 AM and 8:32 AM. Watch live: https://www.twitch.tv/firstinspires_newton

Update 8:30 AM 4/22/17: 5295’s alliance in was eliminated in the quarter finals. 

 

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