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News in Mason County, Washington
Latest west side trout plants will boost action clear into winter holidays
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:32:22 -0700
%%%359892d10a3fc0f08874e2d5fb655a8f%%%The fall and winter trout fisheries around Western Washington will get a huge boost as state Fish and Wildlife plans to dump 340,000 trout into 47 local lakes.
Expect nasty commute amid heavy rain, strong winds
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:41:01 -0700
SEATTLE — A major fall storm packing heavy rain and strong winds was moving into the region in the early morning hours and was expected to make for a nasty Wednesday commute. The National Weather Service on Tuesday night issued a “flood warning” for the Skokomish River in Mason County. It said flooding is expected […]
Dover-Minerva Tollhouse: Telling the story of Colonial America transportation
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:13:00 -0700
DOVER | Imagine paying a toll every five miles as you travel U.S. 68 from Mason County to Paris, or Millersburg, or Lexington.
Washington-area obituaries of note
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:45:46 -0700
Obituaries of residents from the District, Maryland and Northern Virginia.
Obama names Ebola 'czar' as West Africa death toll rises
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:30:51 -0700
By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama appointed a former White House adviser as U.S. Ebola "czar" on Friday as the global death toll from the disease that has ravaged three West African countries rose to more than 4,500. Amid growing concerns about the spread of the virus in the United States, authorities said a Texas health worker, who was not ill but may have had contact ...
Grenade found in Belfair, Wash., trash bin
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:04:14 -0700
BELFAIR, Wash. — The Mason County sheriff's office says Habitat for Humanity workers in Belfair, Washington, found a World War II-era grenade in a large trash bin next to their building. The Washington State Patrol bomb squad responded Tuesday and confirmed it was a real "pineapple-style fragmentation grenade." The sheriff's ...
Accused drug dealer allegedly flees from the police
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:56:01 -0700
HUNTINGTON -- The following information was provided by criminal complaints filed in Cabell County Magistrate Court:
Obama names Ebola 'czar;' death toll rises in West Africa
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:42:52 -0700
By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama appointed a former White House adviser as U.S. Ebola "czar" on Friday as the global death toll from the disease that has rava...
Man dies after driving through Southworth ferry dock barricade
Fri, 03 Oct 2014 23:43:12 -0700
Victim was identified as Thomas Eisner, 60, of Belfair, according to Washington State Patrol.
Obama names Ebola 'czar,' bolsters Texas response
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 22:24:22 -0700
By Jeff Mason and Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama appointed a former White House adviser as Ebola "czar" on Friday and named officials to bolster the response to the disease in Texas, the center of U.S. Ebola cases, as the death toll in three West African nations topped 4,500. The White House appointments came as Obama faced criticism from some lawmakers over his ...