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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).

Plan ahead for ferry travel to Sunday’s Seahawks game | Bremerton-Seattle Ferry

  • Dec 8, 2012 at 12:01PM

Customers planning to attend Sunday’s Seahawks game should plan ahead due to the temporary capacity reduction on the Seattle/Bremerton route, with the 64-car Salish and the 124-car Kitsap.

Secretary of State-elect Wyman announces executive team

  • Dec 8, 2012 at 1:12PM

Kim Wyman, who will be sworn in as Washington’s 15th Secretary of State, today announced her choices for her executive team.

State Attorney General’s Office settles Backpage lawsuit | State will pay $200,000

  • Dec 8, 2012 at 1:48PM

The Washington State Attorney General’s Office yesterday settled a lawsuit filed by sex trafficking site Backpage.com against Washington state.

Small change will cost billions | Don Brunell

  • Dec 8, 2012 at 1:57PM

We’re seeing a lot of news stories these days about the projected costs of the new federal health care law known as Obamacare. Employers of all sizes, from small companies to warehouse stores and restaurant chains, are warning that compliance costs will force layoffs and price hikes.

Seattle-Bremerton route reduced week of Dec. 10-14

  • Dec 9, 2012 at 3:05PM

Due to repair needs on three vessels, ferry service on the Seattle/Bremerton route and the Fauntleroy/Vashon/Southworth route will be reduced for the week of Dec. 10-14.

Washington drivers have attitudes, knowledge, and awareness

  • Dec 9, 2012 at 4:00PM

Three quarters of surveyed Washington drivers thought they were likely to get a ticket for going 68 MPH on a freeway posted for 60 mph.

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.

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