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Fatal Fox Island, Wash., fire was electrical

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — The Pierce County, Wash., fire marshal says a house fire that killed a Fox Island doctor and his 8-year-old daughter was an accidental, electrical blaze…. …read more

From: AP Washington News


Murder charge in Wash. stabbing death

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Bail has been set at $2 million for a 30-year-old man charged with first-degree murder in a Nov. 20 stabbing death near a Fox Island gas station…. …read more

From: AP Washington News


Fox Island man drowns in Lake Cushman

At 6:33 p.m., the young man was found 48 feet from the surface and brought up to the Fire District #18 Fire Boat where medics from Mason County Medic One were waiting, but the man was deceased.

The Mason County Coroner’s Office was able to contact the victim’s family and a positive identification was made. The young man was identified as 20 year old Kyle Austin Pape from Fox Island, WA.

A Mason County Sheriff’s Office Chaplain responded to the scene to aid and assist family and friends regarding this tragic incident.

The incident is under investigation. No further information is available at this time.