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Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails named National Trail of the Month

  • Dec 13, 2012 at 4:49PM

The National Parks Service announced it has selected the Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails as national Trail of The Month for December 2012.

Champion Cabinets opens in Belfair

  • Dec 14, 2012 at 2:20PM

The company has recently installed a fully automated router table large enough to handle the largest cabinets

National Weather Service releases high wind watch and coastal flood watch

  • Dec 15, 2012 at 9:44PM

The National Weather service released a high wind watch with gusts to 60 mph and coastal flood watch.

DSHS, advocates work to improve long-term care services

  • Dec 15, 2012 at 10:15PM

Eleven recognized and established advocacy groups for people with disabilities and those who receive community-based care have joined with the state Department of Social and Health Services to develop recommendations on how to further ensure the safety and well-being of people receiving various long-term care services.

Washington State Troopers may look a little different

  • Dec 15, 2012 at 10:37PM

Troopers of the Washington State Patrol will likely look different to you. Starting today, December 14, 2012, troopers have been authorized to wear a specially designed badge to commemorate the historic graduation of the 100th Trooper Basic Training Class.

WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates | Dec. 17

  • Dec 15, 2012 at 10:45PM

The WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates have been posted for next week

Secretary of State teen video challenge

  • Dec 15, 2012 at 11:00PM

Washington state is taking part in the 2013 Teen Video Challenge, a national competition with the aim of getting teens involved with reading and their public library’s summer reading program.

Wind advisory issued by National Weather Service

  • Dec 16, 2012 at 5:36PM

The National Weather service reports high wind watch no longer in effect, but wind advisory issued to 4 p.m. Monday.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announces next round of Clean Air Standards

  • Dec 16, 2012 at 6:12PM

In response to a court order, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today finalized an update to its national air quality standards for harmful fine particle pollution (PM2.5), including soot, setting the annual health standard at 12 micrograms per cubic meter.

“Walking with Dinosaurs – The Live Experience” creator returns to Tacoma.

  • Dec 16, 2012 at 6:24PM

“Walking with Dinosaurs – The Live Experience” Creator, Bruce Mactaggart returns to his beloved Tacoma, this December with a new production which will recreate one of America’s, and indeed, history’s greatest survival stories.

Kilmer resigns state senate seat to serve in Congress

  • Dec 17, 2012 at 4:45PM

Sen. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, has resigned his state Senate position in order to fulfill his duties as the newly-elected U.S. Representative for Washington’s 6th Congressional District.

Kilmer announces first new staff

  • Dec 17, 2012 at 4:46PM

U.S. Representative-elect Derek Kilmer today announced his first three staff hires. Jonathan Smith will serve as his chief of staff, Meadow Johnson will be his district director and Joe Dacca will work as his deputy district director.

Field Representative announced by Kilmer

  • Dec 17, 2012 at 4:49PM

Rep.-elect Derek Kilmer announced today that he has hired Judith Morris to be his Field Representative in Clallam and Jefferson counties.

Severe weather shelter opens tonight

  • Dec 18, 2012 at 12:14PM

Due to freezing weather conditions, the Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management has activated the county’s Severe Weather Shelter Plan.

Amber Alert donation requests are not legitimate

  • Dec 18, 2012 at 4:55PM

Reports of Calls Soliciting Donations Appears to be a Scam

Gov. Gregoire proposes 2013–15 budget

  • Dec 18, 2012 at 6:00PM updated Dec 19, 2012 at 9:17AM

In her final budget proposal before leaving office, Gov. Chris Gregoire today proposed a balanced solution to the state’s nearly $1 billion 2013–15 budget shortfall. Her plan relies on a mix of spending cuts, reform savings, fund shifts and revenue adjustments.

South Kitsap relies on middle weights to outlast rival | Wrestling

  • Dec 18, 2012 at 11:35PM

Wolves win final seven matches to earn 49-28 victory at Central Kitsap

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.

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