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Excessive heat watch issued

  • Aug 14, 2012 at 5:13PM

The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Watch for most of western Washington effective Thursday afternoon through Friday evening.

First citations mailed to drivers caught speeding on I-90

  • Oct 1, 2012 at 1:30PM

Citations have been mailed to 169 vehicle owners whose cars were speeding through the work zone on Interstate 90 at Snoqualmie Pass.

Gold Mountain to be managed by non-golfers

  • Oct 4, 2012 at 11:00AM

The Bremerton City Council Wednesday approved with a 6 to 2 vote a new contract for Columbia Hospitality to take over operations of Gold Mountain Golf Course

Live Updates | Central Kitsap High vs. Stadium | Prep Football

  • Oct 12, 2012 at 6:58PM

Central Kitsap High travels to Stadium for a 7 p.m. game against the Tigers.

Kitsap County online voter guide

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 9:56PM

The Kitsap County Online Voter Guide will be available to military and overseas voters by September 21, all other voters have been able to access it by Oct. 1.

Banner forest watch group open house set for Monday, October 15

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:55AM

The Banner Forest Watch Group has worked to update the 2002 Banner Forest Management Plan since October 2010. An Open House will be held to present the draft 2012 Banner Forest Management Plan 6-8 p.m. Oct. 15, from at the County Administration Building Commissioner Chambers in Port Orchard.

Ecology is updating its ‘clean car’ standards

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:26PM

The public is invited to review and comment on proposed routine updates to Washington’s rule for low emission vehicle (“clean car”) standards. A public hearing is scheduled for Nov. 7, 2012, in Lacey.

A day of fishing before the rain | Slideshow

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 11:06PM

Chris Watson spent some evening time Oct. 8 before the rain began at the beach near the Hi-Tide Bar & Grill trying to bring in a salmon like the one jumping.

Centrifugal | Poem by Douglas S. Jones

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 9:24AM

Here’s a delightful poem by Douglas S. Jones about a bicycle rider sharing his bike with a spider. Jones lives in Michigan and spiders live just about everywhere

Gas price fall 2 cents | GasBuddy

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 9:29AM

Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle have fallen 2.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.11/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.8 cents per gallon in the lastweek to $3.77/g, according to gasoline price website SeattleGasPrices.com.

State Board of Education to discuss performance indicators

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 2:23PM

The Washington State Board of Education’s October 17 meeting, hosted via webinar, will include a discussion of possible performance indicators for Washington’s revised Achievement Index.

Health care forum hosted by Association of Washington Business

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 2:59PM

The Association of Washington Business will host a special one-day forum dedicated to the impact of the new federal Affordable Care Act and the state Health Benefit Exchange on employers and employee health care offerings.

Class Included on the way to Breeders’ Cup World Championships

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 3:16PM

Owner Mike Feuerborn said Monday that Emerald Downs’ superstar filly Class Included is heading to Santa Anita for the Breeders’ Cup World Championships on November 2 & 3.

Port Orchard to Gig Harbor solar project launches

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 4:19PM

Registration has opened for The Port Orchard to Gig Harbor Solar Project, an innovative group purchase project aimed at helping Southeast Kitsap Peninsula residents and businesses save time and money in the process of going solar.

Dedication of Old Glory Park at the Bremerton National Airport

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 5:55PM

Tuesday, Oct. 9 the Port Commissioners, staff and attendees took time at its regular business meeting to celebrate the dedication of Old Glory Park at the Bremerton National Airport. An honor guard of Navy JROTC Knight Company cadets presented and raised the colors followed by the flag salute led by Commissioner Larry Stokes.

Department of Natural Resources statewide burn ban ends at midnight – Oct. 15

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 6:16PM

The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced that the statewide burn ban on DNR-protected lands, that had been extended twice, will expire tonight at midnight. Also, Naneum Ridge State Forest opens at midnight tonight, as fire danger caused by the Table Mountain fire is reduced by the recent rainfall and moderating temperatures.

Military families can still register to vote

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 7:03PM

If you are active military personnel, you and your family are exempt from voter registration deadlines and can register as late as Election Day.

Online renewals for Washington health care professionals

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 1:55PM

A convenient new way to renew health care licenses is now available to more than half of the health care professionals in the state.

Statewide Voters’ Pamphlet for the 2012 General Election in the mail

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 11:41AM

f you haven’t received your statewide Voters’ Pamphlet for the 2012 General Election, you will soon. Nearly all of the Voters’ Pamphlets are being delivered this week, around the same time Washington voters receive their ballots.

Harvest Is Magical, But Grueling | David White

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 1:18PM

Farm workers lovingly tend to their vineyards throughout the spring and summer, and then hand harvest their grapes in the early fall. Those grapes are then gently crushed -- by foot, of course -- and turn into wine on their own through the magic of fermentation.

Children of the Nations Launches partnership with Haitian village

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 1:23PM

After years of praying for direction and building partnerships with local communities, Children of the Nations (COTN) is launching its first Village Partnership Program in Haiti, in the community of Bellevue.

Ecology water quality standards policy forum set for Oct. 29

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 1:30PM

The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) will convene its first Water Quality Standards Policy Forum from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, as a video conference at Ecology regional offices in Bellevue, Lacey, Spokane and Yakima.

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife sets tentative schedule for razor clam digs

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 1:34PM

Clam diggers who miss the razor clam dig that ends Thursday night (Oct. 18) at Twin Harbors will have plenty of other chances to hit the beach in the months ahead.

Social Security announces 1.7 percent benefit increase for 2013

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 2:17PM

Monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for nearly 62 million Americans will increase 1.7 percent in 2013, the Social Security Administration announced tod

Harrison announces affilation deal with Franciscan Health System

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 3:11PM

Those wondering about what the future of Harrison Medical Center will look like got their answer this week in an announcement made Tuesday afternoon.

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