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Editorial | Paper boys not paper girls | Dennis Box

  • 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.

Harrison Medical Center toy run

  • 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.

No big winners in Washington, but six $10,000 winners in Powerball jackpot

  • Nov 30, 2012 at 2:59PM

West Sound's big prize was sold at Hank's Grocery in Bremerton

Dyes Inlet closed to shellfish harvesting

  • 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.

Bremerton man sentenced for sex trafficking | U.S. District Court

  • 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.

Report released on effects of salmon fisheries on killer whales

  • Dec 2, 2012 at 1:14PM

In June 2011, NOAA Fisheries and Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans commissioned an independent scientific panel that was asked to determine to what extent salmon harvests affect the survival and recovery of Southern Resident killer whales by reducing the abundance of their prey.

Up to 60,000 to lose unemployment benefits at end of year | Emergency Unemployment Compensation

  • Dec 3, 2012 at 10:44AM

Up to 60,000 people in Washington will be shut off of unemployment benefits when the federal Emergency Unemployment Compensation program ends on Dec. 29.

State, business groups work to keep supplies moving during emergencies | WSDOT

  • Dec 3, 2012 at 11:05AM

With the memory of a flooded and closed Interstate 5 in the not too distant past, the Washington State Department of Transportation is prepared to keep freight moving when the next emergency threatens to close a key commerce corridor.

WSDOT says commuting by ferry saves time, money and reduces greenhouse gases

  • Dec 3, 2012 at 3:31PM

Ferries recently examined the six busiest commuter routes in the ferry system (representing 71 percent of all WSF commuters) to compare the time, cost, and greenhouse gas emissions of a commuter driving around the Puget Sound versus taking a ferry.

American Red Cross holiday cards for military men and women deadline | Dec. 7

  • Dec 3, 2012 at 4:26PM

The Dec. 7 deadline is fast approaching for people to send holiday greetings to men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces through the American Red Cross.

WSDOT performance report takes to land, sea, air

  • Dec 3, 2012 at 5:20PM

Ferries, freight, rail and aviation among programs highlighted.

Four state ferry classes adding required staff

  • Dec 3, 2012 at 5:26PM

The Jumbo, Super, Issaquah and Evergreen State ferry classes – which carry many of the system’s 22 million annual riders – have new staffing requirements before they may sail on the waters of Puget Sound, thanks to a new directive from the United States Coast Guard.

Gregoire announces 280 additional acres of Hood Canal now open for shellfish harvest

  • Dec 4, 2012 at 3:01PM

Gov. Chris Gregoire today announced that an additional 280 acres of Hood Canal shellfish beds in Mason County have been upgraded by the state Department of Health from “prohibited” to ”approved” for commercial harvest.

A season for sharing in fire safety | State Fire Marshal

  • Dec 4, 2012 at 3:16PM

The State Fire Marshal’s office would like to remind residents to be fire safe with their holiday decorations this season, especially Christmas trees. If your household includes a natural tree in its festivities, keep the tree well-watered

Top 10 mistakes for businesses to avoid when dealing with a crisis | Small Business Association Webinar

  • Dec 4, 2012 at 3:45PM

What are the biggest and most common mistakes business owners make when facing down a disaster event? It could be flooding caused by a big hurricane, or the loss of sensitive and vital data inflicted by a hacked account.

SKSD puts out school bus safety flyer

  • Dec 5, 2012 at 10:37AM

The South Kitsap School District has put out a flyer full of safety tips and advice for parents and students regarding basic safety principles when using school district transportation.

Ice and snow: take it slow or just don’t go

  • Dec 5, 2012 at 10:52AM

The Kitsap County Traffic Safety Task Force is encouraging local drivers to stay as safe as possible on area roadways this winter.

Drive sober or get pulled over

  • Dec 5, 2012 at 10:58AM

Before you leave home for a holiday party, think about how everyone can get home safely. Don’t let a DUI arrest, or something worse, ruin your holidays. With a simple plan, your holidays can be merry, and our roadways will be safe.

Kitsap Admirals tell kids to put an end to bullying

  • Dec 6, 2012 at 11:16AM

The Admirals will be visiting Silver Ridge Elementary School on Friday, Dec. 7 at 2 p.m. to present their Anti Bully Campaign.

Kitsap Admirals basketball take to the road

  • Dec 6, 2012 at 11:20AM

The Kitsap Admirals coming off of a disappointing loss last Sunday, are hitting the road.

Kitsap Chapter of NAACP sponsoring community health fair

  • Dec 6, 2012 at 4:00PM updated at 7:18PM

The Kitsap chapter of the National Association of Colored People (NAACP) is sponsoring a community-wide health fair at Olympic College on sat., December 15, 2012.

Governor directs all flags at half staff | National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

  • Dec 6, 2012 at 7:01PM

Gov. Chris Gregoire has directed that flags at all Washington State agency facilities be lowered to half-staff on Friday, Dec. 7 for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

Legislators to attend Kitsap County Veterans Advisory Board meeting

  • Dec 6, 2012 at 7:03PM

Following a brief business meeting, the Kitsap County Veterans Advisory Board and local legislators will have a round table discussion about veterans’ issues.

Attorney General-Elect Bob Ferguson announces transition committee

  • Dec 6, 2012 at 7:10PM

Washington state Attorney General-elect Bob Ferguson announced the names of his transition committee today.

Public comment deadline extended on proposed state sportfishing rules

  • Dec 6, 2012 at 7:12PM

The public will have more time to review proposed changes to state sportfishing rules under an extended comment period announced today by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW).

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