The ramp from eastbound SR 16 to eastbound SR 166, or Bay Street, will be closed at 9 p.m. tonight (July 22) while crews continue a culvert installation at that location, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation.
As Kitsap Transit prepares for one of the most important votes this November in the history of passenger-only ferry (POF) service in the Puget Sound region, a stark fact emerged from a public survey conducted in September 2015: Only four out of 10 Kitsap County residents agreed that they had heard anything about plans to provide passenger-only ferry service between Kitsap County and Seattle.
Area resident Patti Wolf captured a photo of an errant SUV that couldn’t keep to the roadway at the Port Orchard Burger King.
South Kitsap School District’s board of directors has selected Karst Brandsma, former educator with Oak Harbor and Mount Baker school districts, as interim superintendent for the 2016-17 school year.
The City of Port Orchard has established an online public records request portal, which will allow users to access city documents.
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Consider it fair warning: The cost to park at Port Orchard’s waterfront lots is going up.
A Kitsap County Superior Court judge delayed a sentencing decision Monday on whether murder/rape suspect Gabriel Gaeta could have the minimum sentencing range increased following a conviction.
Long-promised improvements to the facade of Port Orchard’s Myhre Building continue to languish while its project contractor seeks to solve challenges brought on by deterioration to the building from weather exposure.
Karst Brandsma was selected as South Kitsap School District interim superintendent following a July 19 public meeting at school district headquarters to interview three candidates for the position.
Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office detectives are seeking information about a man in his 20s to 30s who attempted to abduct a woman July 17 in the 1500 block of SE Cedar Road, just outside the Port Orchard city limits south of Sedgwick Road.
South Kitsap School District has named three finalists for the interim superintendent position for the 2016-2017 school year.
The restaurant at Gold Mountain Golf Course got a makeover in recent months debuting new menu items and new specials.
Port Orchard’s City Council voted at its July 12 meeting to impose a $20 fee on vehicle licenses when city residents renew their tabs.Council members agreed 6-1 to approve the new ordinance, in which approximately $200,000 raised each year will be allocated to help fund prioritized city transportation projects.
Kitsap County’s top law enforcement officials, including Port Orchard Police Chief Geoffrey Marti, issued the following joint statement July 8, in response to the fatal shooting of five police officers in Dallas, Texas:
Attorneys for Gabriel Gaeta, accused of raping and murdering a young neighbor girl in 2014, will appear before Court Judge Jennifer Forbes next Monday to argue that their client should receive a sentence of 25 years to life rather than life imprisonment because he was under 18 when the crime was committed.
More than 4 million ballots are being distributed by mail this week to Washington state voters in advance of the Aug. 2 primary election, David Ammons of the Secretary of State’s communications office, said.
Drivers who travel on State Route 16 between Port Orchard and Gorst, take notice: Westbound traffic in both lanes of that highway has been shifted to temporary detour lanes.
The Port Orchard Bay Street Association is hosting its SeaFeast Dinner and Auction Aug. 6 to raise funds for the business organization.
Meet Mojo! This handsome low-riding dachshund mix arrived at the shelter as a stray and no one came to claim him so he is now looking for a home where he can live out his golden years in comfort!