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- Oct 9, 2015 at 11:00PM updated Oct 15, 2015 at 2:36PM
With a penalty-filled game, and a hard fought battle, it was too little, too late for the Wolves to win over Bellarmine Oct. 9.
- Oct 15, 2015 at 8:00AM updated Oct 23, 2015 at 11:13AM
Two suspects are being sought by Kitsap County Sheriff’s detectives in connection with a series of prescription forgery offenses.
- Oct 15, 2015 at 2:50PM
The Port Orchard Independent has won the top award for General Excellence in the 2015 Washington Newspaper Publishers Association Better Newspaper Contest.
- Oct 15, 2015 at 1:33PM
Author Jonathan Evison headlines busy October for Manchester Public Library
- Oct 15, 2015 at 2:20PM
Happenings in the South Kitsap community from Oct. 16-25.
- Oct 15, 2015 at 4:00PM
Hi, my name is Rosalie (intake 49754) and I’m probably the most unique dog you’ve ever seen – I look like a hound wearing a poodle coat.
- Oct 15, 2015 at 9:00PM
Port Orchard’s Bay Street Pedestrian Pathway Project will soon have another, very visible, sign that it’s taking one more step toward eventual completion.
- Oct 16, 2015 at 1:52PM
The Port Orchard Independent talked with the four candidates about their background and why they are running, as well as about their positions on issues such as funding, transition to a middle-school format and a bond issue to build a second high school in South Kitsap.
- Oct 16, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Oct 19, 2015 at 5:17PM
The Wolves' homecoming week concludes Oct. 16 with the football game at 7:30 p.m. Here is a look back at the week for South's sports.
- Oct 16, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Oct 21, 2015 at 10:18AM
Port Orchard has a new civic landmark today. The Bay Street Pedestrian Pathway Project has taken a leap forward with the installation of the Blackjack Creek bridge that is part of phase 4 of the project.
- Oct 16, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Oct 21, 2015 at 10:19AM
Kitsap Transit will be introducing a new technology-driven transit service to the McCormick Woods area of South Kitsap on Nov. 9.
- Oct 16, 2015 at 11:00PM updated Oct 19, 2015 at 5:18PM
The Wolves lose a nailbiter to Emerald Ridge 34-30 at homecoming.
- Oct 22, 2015 at 8:14AM
A $124.99 million school bond issue to build a second high school in the South Kitsap School District will go before voters Feb. 9.
- Oct 23, 2015 at 11:40AM
After weeks of coverage by news media, we no longer see the glowing orange pictures or the beautiful red sunsets aided by smoke particles in the air.
- Oct 23, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 4:40PM
Is crime a growing problem in Port Orchard? Crime rising in Port Orchard? Statistics don't support that, says police chief. According to some citizens who attended a Town Hall meeting Oct. 15, it is a pressing concern. Some spoke about break-ins at their homes that have disrupted their lives and violated their sense of security.
- Oct 23, 2015 at 11:00AM updated Oct 26, 2015 at 8:32AM
The unsung heroes of South Kitsap's marching band are much more than just background noise at sporting events.
- Oct 23, 2015 at 3:03PM
Our mayor is not the problem, our City Council is!
- Oct 23, 2015 at 6:00PM
Port Orchard’s future needs He added he learns a lot when he visits the city’s business district and talks with merchants. Matthes said, however, that it’s not wise for politicians to get way over their skis and start making promises they ought not” by actively boosting business efforts ad-hoc.
- Oct 26, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Oct 29, 2015 at 10:47AM
Boys tennis and girls swim headed to league, football game was relocated and soccer beat the team in third place.
- Oct 27, 2015 at 3:06PM
Port Orchard's new civic landmark — a pedestrian/bicycle bridge over Blackjack Creek — will make its public debut with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 2 p.m. Nov. 6.
- Oct 29, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 3:22PM
The general-election countdown has begun for South Kitsap voters, who have until 8 p.m. Nov. 3, to get their election-ballot envelopes postmarked.
- Oct 29, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 3:23PM
Ellie and Bauer are adoptable dogs from the Kitsap Humane Society.
- Oct 29, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 3:23PM
Little ghouls and goblins (and a princess or two) line up behind a string of pumpkins at the Port Orchard Public Market’s Pumpkin Palooza last year. Another Halloween blowout at the Public Market is set for 4-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31.
- Oct 29, 2015 at 10:53AM
South Kitsap Calendar items for Oct. 30 - Nov. 6
- Oct 29, 2015 at 3:06PM
Port Orchard Independent Opinion: Cagle Cartoon