The Shelton Police Department has promoted three of its officers. According to a news release, the Shelton Civil Service Examiner conducted promotional testing for one Police Lieutenant and two Patrol Sergeants. Two Sergeants tested for the Lieutenant position, and seven patrol officers competed for the Patrol Sergeant positions.
A 50-yearold Hoodsport man is in serious but stable condition at Mason General Hospital after being shot by a Mason County Sheriff’s Deputy Thursday night. According to Sheriff’s Detectives, at about 8:30 PM, a Deputy was conducting surveillance on North Dow Ridge Road above Lake Cushman in connection to a forest products theft investigation. The deputy watched the suspect stealing wood and called for back up.