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News in Mason County, Washington
Testimony: Murder suspect told dispatcher he ‘finished off’ his stepfather
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:21:45 -0800
Diamond Mason, 23, is accused of killing his stepfather inside their Lawrenceville-area home following a disagreement about a puppy.
Former councilor, veteran police officer Eddie Mason dies
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:08:17 -0800
Friends and coworkers are remembering former Bartlesville City Council Ward 4 representative and veteran law enforcement officer Eddie Mason as a true civil servant.
May trial set in Northwood murder case
Wed, 05 Nov 2014 05:08:19 -0800
A May trial has been scheduled for a 40-year-old Northwood man accused of killing his former girlfriend last year.
1 injured as boat explodes in Washington
Sun, 16 Nov 2014 08:49:12 -0800
A 22-foot boat exploded at Mason County's Arcadia Point Saturday afternoon, injuring one person.
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.
Have you seen her? Sheriff’s office looking for Mason County woman last seen Monday evening
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 13:56:10 -0800
MASON COUNTY — Sheriff’s deputies are hoping the public can help locate a missing Mason County woman who was last seen Monday evening. Elizabeth Ann Olsen was last seen around 11 p.m. Monday leaving a friend’s house in the 4600 block of N. Lexington in Tacoma. She was allegedly on her way back to her […]
Some violent felons legally getting guns in Washington
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:14:08 -0800
The one thing it seems gun rights advocates and gun control advocates can agree on: Guns should be kept out of the hands of violent criminals. And yet, a KIRO 7 investigation discovered the state of Washington is allowing just that. A confusing state law that restores gun rights for felons has been interpreted by different courts in different counties, and the resulting confusion has allowed ...
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:00:04 -0800
Washington state’s taxable retail sales reached nearly $31 billion in the second quarter of 2014 (April 1 - June 30), a 6.8 percent increase over the same period in 2013.
Stolen car recovered from Panther Lake
Sun, 02 Nov 2014 11:19:44 -0800
Mason County deputies responded to a car submerged in Panther Lake on Sunday morning, initially unsure whether or not the car was occupied. A dive team responded and was able to confirm the recovered car did not have an occupant within. The Mason County Sheriff’s Department said the vehicle was stolen out of Auburn, Washington. It was placed in neutral with its windows down and was then rolled ...
Washington's wanted sex offenders
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:02:38 -0700
The Department of Corrections is currently looking for dozens of rapists, molesters and assorted sex offenders who've failed to meet their court obligations. Now you can flip through their mug shots and read details of their offenses.