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Plenty of activities, events scheduled for Christmas holiday

  • Dec 19, 2014 at 8:00AM

The Independent complied a list of happenings and events during the days before and at Christmas.

Kilmer statement on Puget Sound Naval Shipyard’s announcement of 850 job openings

  • Nov 26, 2014 at 10:16AM

Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Bremerton, released the following statement on Nov. 25 after the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility announced it will hire 850 entry-level workers.

Saints Car Club makes donations to South Kitsap Helpline

  • Dec 19, 2014 at 11:00AM

Ron Weeks, left, president of the Saints Car Club, and Jerry Newland, right, Saints Car Club board member, present checks to South Kitsap Helpline Executive Director Jennifer Hardison and Tammy Valentine, volunteer. Saints Car Club member Don Carstenson donated more than 100 Christmas trees to SK Helpline.

Ceremony honoring Boyer is Dec. 22

  • Dec 19, 2014 at 1:00PM

Kitsap County Sheriff Steve Boyer will be honored for his more than 16 years of service during a Dec. 22 ceremony.

Madrigal Feaste postponed until spring

  • Nov 20, 2014 at 10:22AM

The 15th annual Madrigal Feaste set for Dec. 4-6, at Harper Church has been postponed until the spring.

Memorial service set this weekend for slain mother of five

  • Nov 26, 2014 at 4:00PM

A memorial service for Amber Lynn Schraw Coplin, is set from 1-4 p.m. Nov. 29, at the American Legion Post 149, 4922 Kitsap Way in Bremerton.

BOYS BASKETBALL PREVIEW | Rebuilding not on Callaghan’s mind

  • Nov 27, 2014 at 1:00AM

Coach believes South Kitsap can remain competitive despite significant personnel losses

AT A GLANCE | South Kitsap boys basketball

  • Nov 27, 2014 at 1:00AM

Wolves’ nonleague schedule highlighted by three-day tournament Dec. 18-20 at Curtis

Public gets to hear plans for Kitsap Transit foot ferries

  • Nov 27, 2014 at 6:00AM

It was the public’s turn to hear about Kitsap Transit’s plans to bring fast foot ferry service back to Bremerton. And some of them told Kitsap Transit that they needed to do a better job of marketing the idea.

IN OUR OPINION | Shop locally and you’ll make a difference

  • Nov 27, 2014 at 6:00AM

That was good news. It made a difference to our local economy. And we hope to see it repeated this year.

Attorney General’s Office investigation leads to $90 million “cramming” payout from T-Mobile

  • Dec 20, 2014 at 8:00AM

More than 230,000 Washington customers may be entitled to restitution for unauthorized charges “crammed” onto bills.

Tips to maximize Goodwill donation

  • Dec 20, 2014 at 10:00AM

The simple act of cleaning out your closets and donating can help Goodwill in assisting people with free job training and education programs.

IN OUR OPINION | Time to give to others

  • Dec 20, 2014 at 11:00AM

It was a busy shopping Saturday in December. The lines were long and I was impatient. I thought to myself “What’s this clown in front of me doing with three shopping carts full of giant stuffed bears? I mean, really. Can’t he do that kind of shopping late some evening when it’s not so busy?”

Council will consider ordinance for higher density in mixed-used zones downtown Port Orchard

  • Nov 27, 2014 at 3:00PM

The Port Orchard City Council will consider an ordinance which would change the allowed densities in the city’s mixed-use zone.

SPORTS BRIEFS | Central Washington’s Davis earns GNAC honors

  • Dec 4, 2014 at 4:14PM

Also, La Deaux brothers earn recognition at Minot State University

AT A GLANCE | South Kitsap girls basketball

  • Nov 28, 2014 at 1:00AM

Wolves play only one league game before New Year’s Day

GIRLS BASKETBALL PREVIEW | Wolves expect no problems keeping pace

  • Nov 28, 2014 at 1:00AM

South Kitsap coach said games could resemble ‘track meet’

Charges filed in Kitsap County District Court

  • Dec 21, 2014 at 6:00AM

Charges were filed in Kitsap County District Court from Dec. 8-16.

Kitsap Public Health Board meeting Dec. 2

  • Nov 28, 2014 at 6:00AM

The Kitsap Public Health Board will meet on Tuesday, Dec. 2, from 11:20 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. in the Norm Dicks Government Center Chambers, at 345 6th St.

Harper Pier taking shape; could be completed by Dec. 31

  • Nov 28, 2014 at 6:00AM

If everything goes as planned, the Harper Pier replacement project could be completed by the end of the year.

State’s labor force increases by more than 13,500 since October

  • Dec 21, 2014 at 6:00AM

Despite an estimated 6,800 new jobs created from October 2014 to November 2014, Washington’s unemployment rate rose for a third month in a row to 6.2 percent, according to preliminary and seasonally adjusted numbers released today by the state Employment Security Department.

South Kitsap Helpine taking over Hi Tide Tavern on Dec. 13

  • Nov 28, 2014 at 7:00AM updated Dec 12, 2014 at 2:17PM

Executive Director Jennifer Hardison and Vilma Monroe, public relations, will serve as bartenders.

The Willows of Bremerton to host Parkinson’s Café

  • Nov 28, 2014 at 7:00AM

The Willows of Bremerton, 3201 Pine Rd. NE, will host a Parkinson’s Café on Dec. 3 from 3-4:30 p.m.

Resident performs in Christmas festival in Minnesota

  • Dec 21, 2014 at 8:00AM

Madeleine Folkerts, of Port Orchard, is a member of the St. Olaf Orchestra which performed in the annual St. Olaf College Christmas Festival in Northfield, Minn.

FOOTBALL | Canton seeks stability with eye toward turnaround

  • Nov 29, 2014 at 1:00AM

South Kitsap featured a youthful roster and five new coaches last season

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