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- Nov 25, 2012 at 12:36PM
Two men were sentenced to lengthy prison terms in U.S. District Court in Seattle today for conspiracy to unlawfully deal in firearms and being felons in possession of firearms, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan. Both Andre M. Conerly, 26, and Daunte R. Williams, 29, conspired to sell 23 firearms, many of them stolen, to a person working with law enforcement.
- Nov 25, 2012 at 1:14PM
Many students are influenced or inspired by a book they’ve read. An annual contest sponsored by the Washington State Library encourages students to put their thoughts about a book into words.
- Nov 25, 2012 at 2:05PM
We just did a blog post (link is below) about our State Library’s involvement with the National Digital Newspaper Program.
- Nov 26, 2012 at 1:56PM
Due to freezing weather conditions, Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management has activated the county’s Severe Weather Shelter Plan
- Nov 26, 2012 at 4:22PM
A new poll conducted survey for the American Red Cross shows that most Americans say that their giving to political causes in 2012 and Hurricane Sandy relief efforts will not reduce their year-end gifts to charity.
- Nov 26, 2012 at 5:05PM
Average retail gasoline prices in Washington have fallen 2.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.46/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has not moved in the last week to $3.43/g, according to gasoline price website WashingtonGasPrices.com.
- Nov 26, 2012 at 5:12PM
In a ceremony today, Nov. 25, Cindi Kunz was awarded the first Chief of Naval Operations Environmental Readiness Division individual award in the Natural Resources Protection category by Rear Adm. Mark Rich commander, Navy Region Northwest, and by Capt. Chris LaPlatney, commanding officer of Naval Facilities Engineering Command Northwest.
- Nov 26, 2012 at 11:00PM updated Dec 3, 2013 at 3:17PM
Junior point guard scores game-high 30 points in 82-66 win
- Nov 27, 2012 at 10:39AM
Gov. Chris Gregoire signed an executive order today underscoring the importance of recommendations from her Blue Ribbon Panel on Ocean Acidification to address the growing problem of ocean acidification in Washington, which threatens the state’s shellfish resources and its $270 million shellfish industry. The governor is also recommending funding for a new University of Washington center to study the issue.
- Nov 27, 2012 at 2:02PM
Two opportunities for pet photos with Santa, 50 percent off adult cat adoptions, gift certificates available.
- Nov 27, 2012 at 3:18PM
Verne Christopher and Darrell Durbin of Seabeck will appear on the History Channel show "American Pickers" on Monday, Dec. 3.
- Nov 27, 2012 at 4:48PM
Many parts of the nation saw record numbers of West Nile virus cases this year, including the most human infections reported in Washington since 2009.
- Nov 27, 2012 at 5:42PM
YWCA of Kitsap provides many ways to make a difference for Kitsap County families this holiday.
- Nov 28, 2012 at 12:17PM
Having an emergency plan that includes pets and animals is a critical part of being prepared for floods
- Nov 28, 2012 at 12:28PM
Two opportunities for pet photos with Santa, 50 percent off adult cat adoptions, gift certificates available
- Nov 29, 2012 at 9:43AM
There’s no getting around it. As a nation we've never paid more at the pump than we did this year. The yearly national average is running at $3.63/gallon so far for 2012, and it's all but guaranteed that 2012 will go down as the year with the highest average ever.
- Nov 29, 2012 at 9:54AM
In 2010, the Runyans started their Letters from Santa campaign to raise money for the Uncompensated Care Fund at Seattle Children’s Hospital.
- Nov 29, 2012 at 10:20AM
The shopping extravaganza called Black Friday weekend has drawn very large numbers across the nation according to the National Retailer Federation.
- Nov 29, 2012 at 10:23AM
Retired U.S. Army officer and Medal of Honor recipient Bruce Crandall will light the tree at Saturday’s Festival of Chimes and Lights.
- Nov 29, 2012 at 2:23PM
Secretary of State Sam Reed and Attorney General Rob McKenna today urged Washingtonians to make wise choices with their holidays gifts to charity and avoid greedy fundraising groups
- Nov 29, 2012 at 4:02PM
I have found a number of different stories while I’ve been spending time in Bremerton, Silverdale and Port Orchard for the past couple of months.
- Nov 30, 2012 at 11:59AM
Children who arrive at Harrison Medical Center in need of care each receive a special toy to help comfort them and calm their fears. These toys have been collected annually for the past 18 years through the generous efforts of a local motorcycle group.
- Nov 30, 2012 at 2:59PM
West Sound's big prize was sold at Hank's Grocery in Bremerton
- Dec 2, 2012 at 11:34AM
The city of Bremerton today reported a discharge of 167,000 gallons of fully-treated sewage from their treatment plant in east Bremerton.
- Dec 2, 2012 at 11:56AM
Two Western Washington men, defendants in separate investigations, were sentenced today in U.S. District Court for human trafficking, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.