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Blue Creek will open two weeks early for hatchery cutthroat trout, steelhead

  • Nov 9, 2012 at 4:57PM

Anglers are reminded that access to Blue Creek is by foot either from the mouth or from the trail at the trout hatchery boat ramp parking lot.

Kaleetan will replace the 90-car Sealth | Ferry News

  • Nov 9, 2012 at 5:44PM

The 144-car Kaleetan will replace the 90-car Sealth on the Seattle/Bremerton route beginning with the 6:45pm departure from Seattle.

Soroptimist International of Port Orchard seek applicants | Women’s Opportunity Award

  • Nov 9, 2012 at 5:49PM

Soroptimist International of Port Orchard (SIPO) is again seeking applicants for two of its key awards for women and girls.

Engine damage knocks ferry out of service indefinitely

  • Nov 9, 2012 at 6:34PM

A failure in one of the drive motors on the 188-car ferry, Walla Walla, has left parts of the ferry near the engine melted and charred, and the vessel is inoperable and out of service indefinitely.

Fire, tsunami, whooping cough briefings on Washington state Board of Health's agenda

  • Nov 9, 2012 at 6:36PM

Washington state Board of Health members will hear updates about two environmental health issues and a disease outbreak when they meet Wednesday, November 14, on the Capitol Campus in Olympia.

Memorable season ends for Knights | Football

  • Nov 10, 2012 at 1:00AM

Bremerton lost 45-21 Friday against Archbishop Murphy as it was eliminated from state

Hotline to report dead, sick or injured swans available | Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • Nov 10, 2012 at 8:03AM

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has re-established a hotline to report dead, sick or injured swans in three northwest Washington counties as part of its ongoing effort to assess the impact of lead poisoning on trumpeter swans.

Olympic Region construction and maintenance activity | WSDOT

  • Nov 10, 2012 at 8:07AM

The WSDOT Olympic Region Construction and Maintenance Activity Report for Nov. 13-16.

Coast Guard begins mandatory dockside examinations of commercial fishing vessels

  • Nov 10, 2012 at 8:10AM

The Coast Guard is scheduled to conduct Operation Get Decal, performing mandatory dockside examinations of Dungeness crab vessels at ports throughout Washington and Oregon, Monday through Friday.

Beware of charities disguised as detect sales | Better Business Bureau

  • Nov 10, 2012 at 10:42AM

Near Veterans Day, consumers across the United States contact Better Business Bureau to vet charities and other organizations soliciting on behalf of military members and veterans; however, not all donation requests come from non-profits.

Kitsap Social Security office to reduce hours

  • Nov 10, 2012 at 10:48AM

Effective November 19, 2012, the Kitsap Social Security office will be open to the public Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. – a reduction of 30 minutes each weekday.

Victory declared on I-1240, Public Charter Schools initiative

  • Nov 10, 2012 at 6:02PM

Washington Coalition for Public Charter Schools has declared victory on Initiative 1240, the Washington Public Charter Schools initiative.

Early morning injury accident caused by teen's drowsiness | State Patrol Report

  • Nov 11, 2012 at 9:13AM

An injury accident occurred at 3 a.m. today, Sunday, Nov. 11 on state Route 308 east of Silverdale Way and three miles north of Silverdale.

Small Business Administration helps veterans get start

  • Nov 11, 2012 at 7:38PM

As the nation marks Veterans Day 2012, the U.S. Small Business Administration continues to build on its successful programs for America’s military veterans, helping tens of thousands of veterans each year with small business financing, comprehensive business training and counseling and access to federal contracts.

New website helps explain Puget Sound toxic chemical threats | Ecology

  • Nov 11, 2012 at 7:56PM

The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) has boiled down a 300-page report into a new, user-friendly website that explains what we currently know about toxic chemical pollution in the Puget Sound region.

Political signs near state highways must be removed by Nov. 16

  • Nov 11, 2012 at 8:07PM

Now that the elections are over, it’s time to remove campaign signs from private properties along state highways, according to the Washington State Department of Transportion.

Washington awarded grant to help foster children with emotional disabilities

  • Nov 11, 2012 at 8:12PM

The federal Administration of Children and Families has awarded Washington a $639,000 grant to enhance mental health services for children in foster care.

Charles Royer appointed to Washington State Transportation Commission

  • Nov 11, 2012 at 8:18PM

Gov. Chris Gregoire has appointed Charles T. Royer of Seattle to the Washington State Transportation Commission. He will serve the remaining six months of the six-year term being vacated by Commissioner Richard Ford, who has resigned effective Nov. 30.

Washington State Ferries community meeting Nov. 13

  • Nov 12, 2012 at 12:48PM

Washington State Ferries is holding a community meeting from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the Kitsap Conference Center Oyster Room, 100 Washington Ave., Bremerton.

Gas prices fall 8.4 cents | GasBuddy

  • Nov 12, 2012 at 12:59PM

Average retail gasoline prices in Washington have fallen 8.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.56/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 3.2 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.46/g, according to gasoline price website WashingtonGasPrices.com.

Barn Clothes | Poem by Michael Walsh

  • Nov 12, 2012 at 4:28PM

Our sense of smell is the one sense most likely to transport us through time.

Wendy White employee of the third quarter of 2012 | Kitsap Bank

  • Nov 12, 2012 at 5:01PM

Kitsap Bank announced Wendy White, vault teller at the bank’s Point Fosdick branch in Gig Harbor, has been named Employee of the third quarter of 2012.

Many health benefits of a good belly laugh | Timi Gustafson, R.D.

  • Nov 12, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Nov 13, 2012 at 1:56PM

It feels good to laugh once in a while. Everyone knows that. But laughter as a health-promoting exercise is not as widely practiced, despite of the fact that scientists have long known about the healing effects of good humor.

Afternoon collision near Port Orchard sends one woman to hospital for treatment

  • Nov 12, 2012 at 5:26PM

The Washington State Patrol reported a collision occurred at 2:57 p.m. today, Nov. 12 near Port Orchard.

Safety is always first priority | Kitsap County Sheriff's Office

  • Nov 13, 2012 at 9:39AM

The days and weeks following a critical incident provide for reflection and discussion about the incident itself. It also allows for opportunities to present information that reminds us of the need for attention to basic safety protocols.

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