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News in Mason County, Washington

Washington state man charged with trying to move river
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:42:42 -0700

A Washington state man accused of using an excavator and a bulldozer to try to alter the Tahuya River was charged on Thursday with environmental violations, the state's top attorney said.

Attorney general: Man used bulldozer to alter course of river, possibly endangering salmon habitat
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:26:58 -0700

SHELTON — A man living on the Tahuya River near Shelton faces criminal charges for allegedly using heavy machinery to fill and alter the course of the river, possibly endangering salmon and other local wildlife that depend on the river for survival. William Cayo Sr. is charged in Mason County District Court with the violation […]

UPDATE: AMBER Alert for 18-Month-boy from Olympia City
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:38:29 -0700

 Deputies in Thurston County believe that and 18-month-year old boy may be in danger .Mason Wilhlem was last seen wearing a gray t-shirt with animals on the front and a black Northface jacket. 

Fed ends bond buying and cites brighter job market
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:19:42 -0700

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve cited an improving economy Wednesday as it ended its landmark bond-buying program and pointed to gains in the job market — a key condition for an eventual…

Friends remember Ben Bradlee as lion of journalism
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:19:32 -0700

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ben Bradlee, the longtime executive editor of The Washington Post during some of its proudest moments, was remembered as a "journalistic warrior" Wednesday during his funeral…

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.

Washington-area obituaries of note
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:45:46 -0700

Obituaries of residents from the District, Maryland and Northern Virginia.

Nuns bring social justice message to MC
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:00:00 -0700

MASON CITY | Standing next to the county Democratic headquarters Thursday morning, Sister Simone Campbell said "Nuns on the Bus" is not a political organization.

State senator alleges campaign finance violations
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:46:41 -0700

Supporters of a conservative Democratic state senator who crossed the aisle to help form a mostly Republican majority in that chamber charged Tuesday that he is a victim of a group that is violating campaign finance violations in his re-election bid against another Democrat.

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.