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- Sep 25, 2015 at 11:25AM
The desire for a YMCA complex in Port Orchard seems to be on most everyone’s wish list, as it has been for years.
- Sep 2, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Sep 3, 2015 at 7:08AM
A 70-foot wooden fishing vessel has sunk while moored at Railway Marina in Port Orchard. Crews from the U.S. Coast Guard, aided by the state Department of Ecology, are conducting clean-up duties to contain about 100 gallons of fuel and oil that leaked into the water.
- Sep 25, 2015 at 1:00PM
Sometime this spring — possibly in April — a new Les Schwab tire center will open near the corner of Sedgwick and Bethel in Port Orchard, across the street from the Fred Meyer superstore complex.
- Sep 25, 2015 at 5:00PM
Park Vista Retirement and Assisted Living Community in Port Orchard has been penalized by the state Department of Social and Health Services for violations found during an inspection and investigation of the facility on Aug. 17.
New Port Orchard resident endures long cancer fight, is a survivor who persevered through faith and pain
- Sep 26, 2015 at 8:00AM
Chelene Taylor was on top of the world when she turned 21. The hair stylist in Palm Springs, Calif., was full of life and energy. She was like so many other young women who’d reached adulthood and began to carve out a new life. For her, life was not just good, it was great.
- Sep 3, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Sep 5, 2015 at 12:06PM
Here's the events schedule for Port Orchard's 125th anniversary celebration Saturday, Sept. 5.
- Sep 3, 2015 at 2:01PM
Duke is available for adoption from the Kitsap Humane Society in Silverdale.
- Sep 25, 2015 at 11:00PM updated Sep 26, 2015 at 6:29PM
Senior quarterback Jake Taylor completed 26 of 42 passes for a school-record 367 yards and four touchdowns in loss
- Sep 4, 2015 at 5:00AM
Wolves will look much different when they hit the field
- Sep 4, 2015 at 7:00AM
Safety patterns himself after ‘Friday Night Lights’ star and lessons he learned from his older brothers
- Sep 4, 2015 at 9:00AM
Ed Fisher disciple embraces Wolves’ new offensive strategy
- Sep 4, 2015 at 4:52PM
Three South Kitsap streets will be affected by roadwork projects Tuesday through Friday.
- Sep 4, 2015 at 4:53PM
Wolves aim to defeat rival Cougars two consecutive years for the first time since 2005-06
- Sep 28, 2015 at 9:20AM
Amy's on the Bay is hosting the Takeover Night with the South Kitsap Fire and Rescue Association Wednesday, Sept. 30. The event begins at 5 p.m.
- Sep 5, 2015 at 12:13PM
Dignitaries kick off 125th anniversary celebration during opening ceremonies at City Hall Sept. 5.
- Sep 29, 2015 at 3:29PM
Robbery suspect Ralph Stembridge, who allegedly robbed the South Sound Cinemas on Mile Hill in Port Orchard, has been arrested by U.S. Marshal's agents in San Diego today.
- Sep 7, 2015 at 9:00PM updated Sep 8, 2015 at 9:27AM
Two males were arrested Monday after a videotape of their Saturday morning vandalism spree outside the Port Orchard Pavilion was posted on social media.
- Oct 1, 2015 at 1:00AM
Wolves, who defeated Peninsula on Sept. 16 for their first win in program history, play the Seahawks again Oct. 8
- Oct 1, 2015 at 1:00AM
Newcomer scored 18 goals in first two matches of the season
- Oct 1, 2015 at 8:13AM
Kitsap County Fire District 7 is asking South Kitsap residents served by South Kitsap Fire and Rescue to approve a bond measure to issue $4.9 million in general obligation funds through Proposition 1, which would be collected from excess property taxes annually over five years.
- Oct 1, 2015 at 8:30AM
What was termed "a disturbing Facebook posting" overnight has prompted South Kitsap School District Superintendent Michelle Reid to distribute a letter to school parents.
- Sep 8, 2015 at 11:00AM
When Ray "Ace" Comstock took over as publisher of the Port Orchard Independent in 1965, subscriptions to the paper were $3 a year.
- Sep 8, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 1:32PM
Mark Fessenden remembers playing marbles when he was a young boy, some 50 years ago. So imagine his surprise when, as a member of the Saints Car Club, he was told that the club was going to sponsor a marbles tournament during the celebration of Port Orchard's 125th anniversary.
- Sep 8, 2015 at 1:34PM
Students will see plenty of differences when school opens
- Oct 2, 2015 at 1:00AM
Chris Chancellor, who worked at the newspaper since 2007, transitioned this week to the Auburn Reporter