The average price of a gallon of regular unleaded in Washington remains above $4. GasBuddy.com says the state’s average is $4.01 a gallon. The AAA Auto Club says the state’s average is $4.04 a gallon. That’s 21 cents higher than the National average, one cent higher than a week ago, 34 cents higher than a month ago, and 16 cents higher than last year at this time.
A recall of firefighters from a State Mobilization this month has created turmoil in Mason County Fire District 16 and resulted in a phone call to 9-1-1. The volunteer fire district serves the area west of Shelton from approximately Deegan Road West to just east of Lake Nahwatzel; from just north of Lost Lake to Eells Hill Road. The Fire District includes Dayton, Shelton Valley Road, Little Egypt Road and Highland Road.