West Sound Utility District will continue operating and managing the sewer treatment plant, despite after the Port Orchard city council voted 4-3 not to approve an interlocal agreement between the two entities at their Feb. 25 meeting.
The new law is designed to improve public disclosure practices and reduce lawsuits through mandatory training.
Don Veverka, superintendent and administrator at the Washington Veterans Home at Retsil since November 2011, was appointed by Gov. Gary Brown on March 5 as the new administrator of the Veterans Home of California in Yountville, Calif., the Lake County News reported.
A week after West Sound Utility District commissioner unanimously approved an interlocal agreement with the city, Port Orchard councilmembers voted 4-3 against the same agreement at its Feb. 25 meeting.
A standing-room crowd packed into the newest The Coffee Oasis for its grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony March 1 in the old two-story Bay Street Ale House in downtown Port Orchard.
Gov. Jay Inslee has directed the state Employment Security Department to deploy $4 million in federal funds in new efforts to put the long-term unemployed back to work.
A group of graduate students from the state’s largest university will assist the city when it kicks off its 2016 Comprehensive Plan update process from 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 8, in the Robert G. Geiger Council Chambers, 216 Prospect St.
More than 400 people packed into the new Port Orchard Market to get their first look at the transformation of the 100-year-old building.
The report summarizes bacteria levels in 57 Kitsap County streams, five marine embayments, 10 marine shoreline areas, and 12 lakes.
The Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the Office of the Kitsap County Clerk, is issuing this advisory to warn county residents of an on-going scam that has restarted claiming victims recently in the West Sound area.
While the budgets the House and Senate Democrats proposed last week were nearly identical, Senate Republicans believe the debate over education funding is a battle best fought next year.
The motorcyclist has been identified as Navy Lt. Commander John David Harris.
One of Ste. Michelle Wine Estates’ smallest-production wines has a history that goes back to its earliest days as a company.
The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission announces the launch today of a new interactive website that allows the agency to provide improved public service and information about parks and programs.
A report of strange odors coming from a commercial building led to the arrest of four men, along with the seizure of 307 plants and 102 pounds of processed marijuana, on Feb. 20.
During its Feb. 18 work session, regulation of recreational marijuana was a topic of discussion by the Port Orchard city council.
A group of citizens are coordinating a 1:30 p.m. meeting set for Saturday, March 8, at the Olalla Community Center, 12970 Olalla Valley Rd.
Kitsap County commissioners announced the county will approve $400,000 to the parks department and announced they expect Anderson Point Park to be opened by the year’s end.
Two community meetings about the proposed the Fauntleroy/Vashon Island/ Southworth schedule for added capacity when the 87-car Klahowya is replaced by the 124-car Cathlamet this fall have been scheduled this week by Washington State Ferries (WSF).
Kitsap County Coroner Greg Sandstrom announced Feb. 18 he will seek another term.