Sign ups for Mason County PUD No. 3’s Budget Billing program are held every May. The Budget Billing program averages a customer’s previous year’s electricity consumption and uses that figure to create an average so customers pay the same monthly bill amount June through April with May being the settle-up month.
The Hood Canal School Board has selected three finalists for the District’s next Superintendent/Principal. The Board hired Northwest Leadership Associates to help with the search to fill the position currently held by Tom Churchill who is leaving the District to become the head of the Meridian School District near Bellingham in July.
The support of Love INC’s second annual golf tournament and dinner auction is increasing. The 501 C (3) organization that mobilized churches in Mason County to assist those in need, recently added former University of Washington football coach Don James as this year’s Celebrity Golfer and Gillis Auto Center is donating a 2012 automobile to the first hole-in-one made on Hole 2 and other prized to all hole-in-ones made on the par 3 holes.
The summer promises to be filled with outdoor activity, and many safety concerns, but you can be well prepared for an emergency with some basic lifesaving skills. Mason General Hospital & Family of Clinics is offering another FREE Adult, Child, and Infant Basic Life Support CPR class on Thursday, June 7,
Knowing how your medications interact and the potential side effects is of special importance to those with diabetes, since some medications typically increase or decrease blood sugar. The topic at the next Mason General Hospital Diabetes Support Group meeting is “Impact of Medications on Blood Sugar”, and is set for Thursday, May 17, 2012 from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Ellinor Room at the Hospital.