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Kitsap Senior Singles meeting Dec. 16

  • Dec 10, 2012 at 9:21AM

All Seniors Singles are Welcome for a potluck (bring a dish to share) come & share your friendship, bring cards & games to play.

Pumas take out Marysville

  • Dec 10, 2012 at 11:39AM

The Kitsap Pumas professional soccer team beat Marysville in the second game of the season.

WSDOT expects ferry disruptions to diminish next week

  • Dec 11, 2012 at 10:00AM

The expected return to service of three ferry vessels over the next two weeks will help alleviate temporary service disruptions occurring now on two major ferry routes.

Washington Superintendent gives warning on marijuana in schools

  • Dec 11, 2012 at 11:17AM

Washington Superintendent of Public Instruction, Randy Dorn reminds everyone that marijuana is still illegal on school grounds and for minors to possess.

Suquamish Tribe gets grant money for salmon restoration

  • Dec 11, 2012 at 12:08PM

The Washington Salmon Recovery Funding Board will award $19.2 million in grants to organizations around the state, including here in Kitsap County, to restore and protect rivers and other waterways in an effort to bring salmon back from the brink of extinction.

Food safety card classes move to mostly on-line

  • Dec 11, 2012 at 12:13PM

Due to success of the Health District’s online Food Worker Card classes, the need for in-person classes has been drastically reduced. As a result, the Health District will reduce the number of in-person Food Worker Card classes to one per week, beginning January 2.

Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails named 'Trail of the Month' by National Parks Service

  • Dec 11, 2012 at 12:18PM

The National Parks Service announced it has selected the Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails as national Trail of The Month for December 2012. The announcement was featured in the National Parks Service online Monthly Newsletter and includes links to the Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails Map, Kitsap Peninsula Visitor and Convention Bureau and the North Kitsap Trails websites.

Editorial | Dr. Strange time | Dennis Box

  • Dec 11, 2012 at 6:18PM

The election is over and now everybody on planet earth, including me, gets to drivel on about the reasons why the Republicans lost … Democrats won … and cows can no longer fly.

Tribes call for fish consumption rate action

  • Dec 11, 2012 at 6:20PM

Treaty Indian tribes in Western Washington are calling on governor-elect Jay Inslee to reset the process of updating the state’s unrealistic fish consumption rate that is supposed to protect us from long-term exposure to poisons in our waters.

Diary of the last two weeks of deployment | Sarah Smiley

  • Dec 11, 2012 at 6:25PM

All I can think is that nine days of school vacation, Thanksgiving and two birthdays stand between us and homecoming. And that seems like an eternity, not “two weeks.” I don’t want to do another weekend without my husband, much less a nine-day vacation.

Global positioning system and finding our way home | Senior Living

  • Dec 11, 2012 at 6:30PM

It’s called the Global Positioning System (GPS), and it was originally designed to assist soldiers and military vehicles, planes, and ships in accurately determining their locations worldwide.

17-year-old Olympic HS girl struck by vehicle

  • Dec 12, 2012 at 8:00AM updated at 11:32AM

Early Wednesday morning a 17 year-old Olympic High School girl was struck by a vehicle while walking her brother to Fairview Jr. High school.

Kitsap Credit Union members targeted in scam

  • Dec 12, 2012 at 1:04PM

Kitsap Credit Union members were alarmed Monday night and Tuesday morning by what appears to be a wide-scale text or phishing scam. Several customers were contacted with a text that included the following message: "Hello! Please call 407-614-3803. Your attention is required by Kitsap CU!

Kilmer resigns state Senate seat to serve in Congress

  • Dec 12, 2012 at 1:07PM

Sen. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, has resigned his state Senate position in order to fulfill his duties as the newly-elected U.S. Representative for Washington’s 6th Congressional District.

Kilmer announces new staff

  • Dec 12, 2012 at 1:14PM

U.S. Representative-elect Derek Kilmer today announced his first three staff hires. Jonathan Smith will serve as his chief of staff, Meadow Johnson will be his district director, and Joe Dacca will work as his deputy district director.

Call for poets

  • Dec 12, 2012 at 2:18PM

Collective Visions Gallery in Bremerton is looking for submissions for its Ars Poetica exhibition.

Olympic HS student struck by vehicle, airlifted to Harborview

  • Dec 12, 2012 at 3:46PM

A 17-year-old girl was hit by a truck at a crosswalk early Wednesday morning while walking with her brother to school.

Paff returns to U.S.

  • Dec 13, 2012 at 2:27PM

Army Pfc. Randall W. Paff has returned to the U.S. after being deployed overseas at a forward operating base to serve in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

State Auditor-elect Kelley names Chief of Staff

  • Dec 13, 2012 at 2:38PM

Cochran, who also has served as a Yakima County Auditor, succeeds the retiring Ted Rutt

Leadership Kitsap sponsors 'Engaging Challenging Conversations' workshop

  • Dec 13, 2012 at 2:39PM

Mark your calendars and make reservations now to attend Leadership Kitsap’s fourth annual leadership skill building event Feb. 20. Join other community leaders in a one day advanced training workshop “Engaging Challenging Conversations,” conducted by Greg Abell.

WWU looks into Kitsap County Bachelors program

  • Dec 13, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Dec 14, 2012 at 2:51PM

Bruce Shepard, Western Washington University president, visited Olympic College’s Poulsbo campus yesterday to discuss the possibility of bringing a bachelor’s degree program to Kitsap County.

Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails named National Trail of the Month

  • Dec 13, 2012 at 4:49PM

The National Parks Service announced it has selected the Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails as national Trail of The Month for December 2012.

Champion Cabinets opens in Belfair

  • Dec 14, 2012 at 2:20PM

The company has recently installed a fully automated router table large enough to handle the largest cabinets

National Weather Service releases high wind watch and coastal flood watch

  • Dec 15, 2012 at 9:44PM

The National Weather service released a high wind watch with gusts to 60 mph and coastal flood watch.

DSHS, advocates work to improve long-term care services

  • Dec 15, 2012 at 10:15PM

Eleven recognized and established advocacy groups for people with disabilities and those who receive community-based care have joined with the state Department of Social and Health Services to develop recommendations on how to further ensure the safety and well-being of people receiving various long-term care services.

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