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DON BRUNELL | America needs a turnaround leader like Alan Mulally

  • Jun 22, 2014 at 7:00AM

We need to rebuild our national confidence and provide a solid road to recovery that puts people back to work. People, especially young people, are losing hope. In April, the number of people under 25 in the workforce declined by 484,000.

Better Business Bureau seeing uptick in IRS phone scams

  • Jun 22, 2014 at 9:00AM

The Internal Revenue Service issued the initial alert in February 2014, as did the Federal Trade Commission. Callers pretend to be from the IRS in hopes of stealing money or identities.

Spanish Immersion Program at Burley Glenwood Elementary this fall

  • Jun 22, 2014 at 11:00AM

The school is hosting an informational meeting at 6:30 p.m. June 25 for parents that may be interested in the program. The instructor, Principal Darek Grant and Superintendent Michelle Reid will be on hand to answer questions.

Sturdi Products headquarters, retail store coming to Manchester

  • Jun 23, 2014 at 7:00AM

A company that makes carriers, pop-up shelters, travel bags and other pet products is building their world headquarters in South Kitsap.

SKFR volunteers honored by state association

  • Jun 23, 2014 at 7:00AM

Two volunteers from the South Kitsap Fire and Rescue were honored at the 91st Annual Washington State Firefighters Association Awards banquet June 7 in Wenatchee.

Boy is state letter writing champ

  • Jun 23, 2014 at 8:00AM

Peter Baumer, a fourth-grader from Port Orchard, was among three 2014 state champions in Washington’s “Letters About Literature” contest.

Hammrick receives NJROTC award

  • Jun 23, 2014 at 8:00AM

Cadet Chief Petty Officer Tyler Hammrick of the South Kitsap High School Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) unit was awarded the Navy League of the United States (NLUS) Theodore Roosevelt Youth Award.

That's Beautiful donating part of sales to fireworks show

  • Jun 23, 2014 at 9:49AM

That’s Beautiful Jewelry and Accessories owner Mercedes Baudrand announced that until June 30, her store will donate 25 percent of it’s proceeds to benefit the Fathoms o’ Fun fireworks show on July 4.

Reader supports Marty McClendon for Congresss

  • Jun 23, 2014 at 10:00AM

Are you tired of working harder and smarter and being punished with a discriminatory, progressive income tax that liberal Democrats imposed on you? Then vote for Marty McClendon for Congress.

KCAA hosting event for local farmers, consumers and co-ops

  • Jun 24, 2014 at 7:00AM

The Kitsap Community and Agricultural Alliance (KCAA) will host a special community appreciation event from 1-5 p.m. June 29, at the Bremerton Boys and Girls Club, 3102 Wheaton Way.

Discovery Montessori receives international accreditation

  • Jun 24, 2014 at 7:00AM

Discovery Montessori in Port Orchard announced they received international accreditation from the Montessori Educational Programs International (MEPI).

Chamber’s after-hours event is June 26

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 7:00AM

An after-hours event is set for 5:30 p.m. at the Slaughter County Brewing Co., 1307 Bay St.

Base access changes starting this summer at Naval Base Kitsap

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 7:00AM

Though no specific start date has been identified, sentries at NBK Entry Control Points will begin electronic scanning of all Common Access Card (CAC), Military Retiree/Dependent (Teslin) and Navy Commercial Access Control System (such as RAPIDGate, PIV-I) cards sometime this summer.

Port Orchard council keeps excise gas tax at current rate, for now

  • Jun 27, 2014 at 7:00AM

The Port Orchard city council unanimously approved to establish a new franchise agreement with Cascade Natural Gas Corp. to maintain the current 2 percent excise tax and reserving the right to increase the tax in the future as needed.

Man charged with misdemeanor same day he’s sentenced in fatal crash

  • Jun 27, 2014 at 7:00AM

The day a 20-year-old man received a 14-month prison sentence for the vehicular deaths of two teenage girls, he was charged with a misdemeanor on June 23 in Kitsap County District Court.

IN OUR OPINION | We hope Harrison, union continue to resolve issues

  • Jun 27, 2014 at 9:00AM

Harrison Medical Center and UFCW 21 met in mediation June 17-18 and reached agreement on a tentative contract. That they were able to do so is a credit to their willingness to put aside differences and find middle ground.

Grand opening rescheduled June 29 at the Swim Deck

  • Jun 27, 2014 at 9:07AM

The Swim Deck’s grand opening is rescheduled for June 29.

SLIDE SHOW | Skate park celebrates first year

  • Jun 27, 2014 at 12:00PM

More than 1,000 people attended the one-year anniversary bash for the South Kitsap Skate Park on June 22.

Sale of fireworks begins Saturday

  • Jun 27, 2014 at 12:00PM

It’s that time of the year when fireworks stands are open for the Fourth of July holiday in Port Orchard and South Kitsap.

SKSD to offer summer STEM classes

  • Jun 28, 2014 at 9:00AM

Shannon Thompson, the district’s director of teaching and learning, said SKSD has entered into a partnership with West Sound Technical Skills Center to offer students from ninth through 12th grade an opportunity to take career technical education courses during the summer.

Decorated EPO principal leaves for admin position

  • Jun 28, 2014 at 9:00AM

Kristi Smith, who has led EPO since 2000, will leave the school to become the director of teaching and learning in the Clover Park School District. Her final day in the South Kitsap School District is Monday.

Thanks for your support at skate park celebration

  • Jun 28, 2014 at 9:00AM

I would really like to thank so many people for the one-year anniversary of the South Kitsap Skate Park.

Reader supporting Jan Angel for Senate

  • Jun 29, 2014 at 9:00AM

These are just two examples of Jan’s common sense approach to solving problems. Let’s all use common sense and re-elect Jan to the State Senate.

DON BRUNELL | Truck, trains, ships and pipelines

  • Jun 29, 2014 at 9:00AM

All too often our network of highways, pipelines, railroads, barges, ship terminals and airports goes unnoticed unless there is an accident.

Kortum appointed interim president at Harrison

  • Jun 30, 2014 at 6:00AM

Joe Kortum has been appointed interim president of Harrison Medical Center, part of Franciscan Health System.

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