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Early winter birding on Puget Sound

  • Dec 20, 2012 at 3:21PM

Kitsap County residents can ring in the new year by joining the Port Townsend Marine Science Center for an early winter bird migration cruise to Protection Island or south toward Port Ludlow, weather depending, on Monday, December 31st.

Fairgrounds fills with toys, children and Marines

  • Dec 20, 2012 at 3:34PM

The Marine Corps Toys for Tots program opened the doors at 9 a.m. and stayed through the afternoon, handing out toys to needy children in Kitsap County.

Kitsap Sheriff deputies to appear in schools Dec. 21

  • Dec 20, 2012 at 3:42PM

Sheriff’s patrol deputies will be on-hand tomorrow within three of the county’s school districts as schools prepare to release students for winter break.

Accident reignites pedestrian safety discussion

  • Dec 20, 2012 at 3:00PM updated Dec 21, 2012 at 9:04AM

The school district was not distributing walking routes before the Dec. 12 collision became the seventh time a pedestrian was hit on a small stretch of Central Valley road since 2001.

Kitsap replaces Hyak on Seattle/Bremerton ferry route

  • Dec 23, 2012 at 5:59PM

The 124-car Kitsap has replaced the 144-car Hyak on the Seattle/Bremerton route and will sail as boat #1. This returns the route to normal capacity.

Sport clam and oyster season delayed at Oyster Reserves of North Bay

  • Dec 23, 2012 at 7:02PM

The sport clam and oyster fishing season at the Oyster Reserves of North Bay (Case Inlet) will open on April 1, 2013.

File hunting reports by Jan. 10 to qualify for permit drawing

  • Dec 23, 2012 at 7:08PM

Hunters have a chance to win one of nine 2013 special hunting permits if they report this year’s hunting activities for black bear, deer, elk, or turkey to the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) by Jan. 10.

One thing we can agree on about government | Lee H. Hamiltion

  • Dec 23, 2012 at 8:12PM

We are locked in a seemingly permanent debate over the proper size and scope of government. It was a centerpiece of the recent presidential campaign.

Seattle/Bremerton ferry - Kitsap galley closed due to vessel repositioning Dec. 23

  • Dec 23, 2012 at 8:31PM

Due to vessel repositioning there is no galley service on the Kitsap on Sunday, Dec. 23.

Christmas Mail | Poem by Ted Kooser

  • Dec 24, 2012 at 9:54AM

When we began this column in 2005, I determined not to include any of my own poems because I wanted to introduce our readers to the work of as many of the other American poets as I could. But from time to time someone has requested that I publish one of my own. So here’s a seasonal poem, for those who’ve asked.

Peace on Earth by William Carlos Williams | Poets.org

  • Dec 25, 2012 at 5:59PM

The Archer is wake! The Swan is flying! Gold against blue An Arrow is lying.

Kitsap Regional Library to launch “Resolve to Read” on Jan. 2

  • Dec 25, 2012 at 7:10PM

Resolve to Read, Kitsap Regional Library’s winter reading program for adults and teens, encourages Kitsap County to enlighten their lives during the darkest months of the year by curling up with a good book.

Tokul Creek to open early for hatchery steelhead, other gamefish

  • Dec 25, 2012 at 7:57PM

Action: Open Tokul Creek from the Fish Hatchery Road Bridge to the posted cable boundary marker downstream of the hatchery intake for trout and other gamefish.

Are You Prepared for Winter Driving?

  • Dec 25, 2012 at 8:05PM

That four-letter word that all Washington drivers hate to hear *SNOW* has been mentioned in weather forecast this week, and with the holidays right around the corner, many Washingtonians will be crossing our mountain passes.

Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction to create plan for natural disasters risks

  • Dec 25, 2012 at 8:14PM

How Washington school facilities handle natural hazards is the subject of a large-scale project currently underway.

Salish returns to Sea/Brem route

  • Dec 26, 2012 at 2:12PM

Beginning Wednesday, Jan. 2, through Sunday, Jan. 6, the Salish will return to the Seattle/Bremerton route.

Body of man found on Dyes Inlet shoreline | Kitsap County Sheriff's Office

  • Dec 26, 2012 at 8:05PM

The body of an adult male was found this afternoon on the eastern shoreline of Dyes Inlet, in the Tracyton area of Central Kitsap.

Port Orchard Rep. Jan Angel will serve as ranking Republican on Community Development, Housing and Tribal Affairs Committee

  • Dec 26, 2012 at 8:13PM

Representative Jan Angel, R-Port Orchard, has been appointed as ranking Republican to the new Community Development, Housing and Tribal Affairs Committee in the state House of Representatives. The announcement was made last week by House Republican Leader Rep. Richard DeBolt, R-Chehalis.

Port Orchard police seeking shooting suspect

  • Dec 26, 2012 at 8:15PM

Port Orchard police are asking for the public’s help to find a man suspected of firing a handgun outside of the Goodwill Store Dec. 21.

Job numbers for state and Kitsap County look better

  • Dec 26, 2012 at 8:19PM

Those who are out of work in Kitsap County and the state appear to have received some good news about job trends.

Kitsap Regional Library launches Resolve to Read Jan. 2

  • Dec 26, 2012 at 8:21PM

Resolve to Read, Kitsap Regional Library’s winter reading program for adults and teens, encourages Kitsap County to enlighten their lives during the darkest months of the year by curling up with a good book.

Focus is on private donors as need grows | Don C. Brunell

  • Dec 26, 2012 at 8:24PM

With all the class warfare these days, "rich" has become a four-letter word. To hear some tell it, high-income earners are greedy misers who don't pay their "fair share."

Putting money in your hands | Calvin W. Goings

  • Dec 26, 2012 at 8:26PM

For two years in a row the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has helped to put more than $30 billion into the hands of small business owners across the country.

Youth music fills the air in Port Orchard

  • Dec 27, 2012 at 11:12AM

Moments before the show started, as around 70 kids stood back stage, Amy DeAngelo Hines looked at all of her students.

CenCom county funding formula agreement closer

  • Dec 29, 2012 at 9:00AM

Kitsap County 911 system offers services to 13 police and fire agencies.

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