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- Mar 27, 2014 at 11:31AM
Attorney General Bob Ferguson’s bill to strengthen the state’s open government laws by requiring training for public officials was signed into law March 27 by Gov. Jay Inslee with strong bipartisan support. The law takes effect July 1.
- Apr 1, 2014 at 3:36PM
The Bremerton Police Department, along with the Bremerton Fire Department and personnel from the U.S. Navy, recovered the body of Belfair resident Frank Edward McDonald, 52, from the water near the Bremerton Marina after receiving a call at 11:18 this morning. Investigators say that initial indications are that the death was a suicide.
PSE offers floor insulation incentives, free duct sealing for electric customers living in manufactured homes
- Apr 2, 2014 at 8:00AM
Puget Sound Energy will offer floor insulation incentives and free duct sealing designed to increase comfort and help customers manage their energy bills.
- Apr 10, 2014 at 8:06AM
The Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office released a description of a car and one of the suspects involved in the burglary of a Gorst gun shop during the morning of April 9.
- Apr 11, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Apr 15, 2014 at 2:28PM
Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office deputies have located a car used by suspects in the April 9 burglary of a Gorst gun store.
- May 20, 2014 at 11:04AM
Adm. Harry Harris, Jr., commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet, visited the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard on May 19.
- May 20, 2014 at 2:08PM
Nighttime drivers traveling in both directions of State Route 16 across the Tacoma Narrows Bridges should plan for lane closures two nights this week for bridge and toll equipment maintenance.
- May 21, 2014 at 8:00AM
One unclaimed deceased veteran and five other deceased veterans will be honored with words and music at “The Unforgotten, Run to Tahoma V” celebration ceremony on May 24,
- May 26, 2014 at 7:00AM
By late this year or early next year Kitsap County residents may be able to text emergencies in to CenCom.
- May 29, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Jun 2, 2014 at 11:18AM
More than 135 people turned out near the shores of the Puget Sound for the opening of the new shellfish restoration hatchery at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Fisheries Manchester Research Station on May 22.
- Jun 8, 2014 at 11:00AM
Drivers traveling near the Hood Canal Bridge on State Route 104 should plan ahead for scheduled maintenance-related draw span openings this week.
- Jun 20, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Jun 26, 2014 at 8:57AM
Port Orchard police and Kitsap County Sheriff’s investigators will meet next week to review the findings of an investigation of the June 19 deadly shooting of a convicted felon by two police officers.
- Jun 25, 2014 at 8:00AM
The “Operation Dry Water” campaign and emphasis patrols take place the weekend of June 27-29 throughout Washington and will focus on preventing injury and death in accidents resulting from boating under the influence (BUI).
- Jun 26, 2014 at 8:47AM
Susan Hutchison came to Port Orchard with a rallying message for members of the South Kitsap Republican Women and candidates: Walk the talk.
- Jun 27, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Jun 30, 2014 at 2:07PM
Downtown Port Orchard’s annual three-day Fathoms o’ Fun Summer Festival kicks off at 9 a.m. today.
- Jul 3, 2014 at 10:32AM
Ryan Robinson has joined the staff of the Port Orchard Independent, the Bremerton Patriot and the Central Kitsap Reporter as a summer intern.
- Jul 17, 2014 at 2:00PM updated at 4:53PM
The decision to reopen the Horseshoe Lake County Park will not be made until results are available from CDC which won’t be until tomorrow.
- Jul 17, 2014 at 3:48PM
An overhauled public workforce development program will be signed into law by President Barack Obama after overwhelming passage by both the House of Representatives and Senate, routing funding to Kitsap County to provide job training and employment support services.
- Jul 18, 2014 at 8:00AM
The investigation is continuing into the apparent suicide of a convicted sex offender from Port Orchard, who was caught taking photos of young girls while working on a Washington state ferry.
- Jul 20, 2014 at 10:00AM
The Washington State Building Code Council unanimously approved a change in state law that allows installation of simple rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) systems without review by an engineer.
- Jul 24, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 12:42PM
A memorial fund has been set up for the family of a 12-year-old boy who died in a Tacoma hospital after he was found floating in the water at a Poulsbo lake dock last week.
- Aug 7, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 12:56PM
Despite finishing second behind Democrat Nathan Schlicher in the Aug. 5 primary election, State Rep. Jesse Young is optimistic about his changes of winning in the November general election.
- Aug 20, 2014 at 9:00AM
Bremerton Raceway and the Handlers’ Racing Association will host the 20th Annual Nostalgia Drags and Car Show on Aug. 23-24.
- Aug 29, 2014 at 1:04PM
The Rev. Joseph Carney, a former pastor of St. Charles Church in Poulsbo and early member of the North Kitsap Fishline board of directors, passed away peacefully at home with his wife by his side on Aug. 19. He was 84. A celebration of his life is scheduled for Sept. 6, 11:30 a.m., at Grace Episcopal Church on Lopez Island, with a luncheon reception following in the parish hall. A memorial service will be held at St. Charles on Little Valley Road at a later date.
- Aug 30, 2014 at 2:00PM
Crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will continue a paving project that will require a series of night ramp and lane closures.