Tag Archives: United States

Vehicle of missing Seattle woman found abandoned near Neilton

Missing - Donna Van Zandt

The vehicle of a missing Seattle woman was located last week in the Olympic National Forest, 33 year old Donna Van Zandt was not. Chief Criminal Deputy Steve Shumate tells KBKW last Friday evening, United States Forrest Service notified the Sheriff’s

Mason County Sheriff swears in new Jail Officer

Sheriff Salisbury congratulating Officer Diaz after reciting the oath of office.

On Monday, August 18, 2014, in front of family, friends and fellow co-workers, Mason County Sheriff Casey Salisbury gave the oath of office and swore in Hector Diaz, the newest Jail Officer of the Mason County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff Salisbury stated

WDFW Commission sets waterfowl seasons, discusses elk with hoof disease

For more information on elk hoof disease, see WDFW’s recent news release at http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/jun2314a/ and the department’s wildlife health webpage at http://wdfw.wa.gov/conservation/health/hoof_disease/.

With a record number of ducks counted on the northern breeding grounds this year, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission approved migratory waterfowl hunting seasons for this fall and winter during a public meeting in Olympia Aug. 8-9. The commission,

Washington joins emphasis patrols on 5,600 miles of road with the I-90/94 Challenge

WSP Emphasis Patrols

Motorists will notice an extra law enforcement presence when driving on two of the country’s most highly traveled interstates during a four-day enforcement campaign in early August. The Washington State Patrol and law enforcement officials in 14 other states are

Missing 18-year old presumed drowned off of Ocean Shores

Ocean Shores Police Department

An 18-year old California man is missing and presumed drowned in the Ocean Shores surf over the weekend. Sgt. David McManus with the Ocean Shores Police Department tells us at about 8 Saturday night, eight young people from a California

Grays Harbor County Beach Safety from the Emergency Management Agency

Westport Beach

Grays Harbor County is a showcase of beautiful beaches for all citizens as well as millions of visitors each year.  As beautiful as the Pacific Ocean appears from the beach, the surf can be extremely dangerous to unsuspecting people wading

Board of Natural Resources approves land purchase on Olympic Peninsula for Common School Trust

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

OLYMPIA – The Board of Natural Resources today authorized the purchase of an 80-acre parcel of forestland on the Olympic Peninsula. The parcel, which is zoned as commercial forest, will be purchased from a private seller for $250,000. The Washington

Cantwell, Murray & Inslee: Keep Export-Import Bank Open, Protect 85,000 WA Jobs

Export-Import Bank of US

Over the weekend U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and Patty Murray (D-WA) joined Gov. Jay Inslee and local business leaders to call for Congressional reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank, the nation’s official export credit agency and a key export tool that

Alzheimer’s Association announces Grays Harbor Caregiver Support Group

Alzheimer's Association - Western and Central Washington State Chapter

Are you caring for someone with memory loss? Do you need information and support? Nationwide, Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups provide a consistent and caring place for people to learn, share and gain emotional support from others who are also

Heal the Bay report scores Washington high in ocean water quality

Heal the Bay WA 2014

Seeking to keep Pacific Northwest ocean users healthy as they head to the shore this summer, environmental group Heal the Bay will be issuing water quality grades for over 200 beach monitoring locations in Oregon and Washington throughout the beachgoing