The Squaxin Island Tribe is looking forward to hosting this summer’s tribal canoe journey. More than 100 canoes are expected to land at the end of July at the Port of Olympia. In preparation, tribal carver Andrea Wilbur-Sigo is teaching bentwood box making at her home studio near Shelton.
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.