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Washington State Ferries community meeting Nov. 13

  • Nov 12, 2012 at 12:48PM

Washington State Ferries is holding a community meeting from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the Kitsap Conference Center Oyster Room, 100 Washington Ave., Bremerton.

Gas prices fall 8.4 cents | GasBuddy

  • Nov 12, 2012 at 12:59PM

Average retail gasoline prices in Washington have fallen 8.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.56/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 3.2 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.46/g, according to gasoline price website

Barn Clothes | Poem by Michael Walsh

  • Nov 12, 2012 at 4:28PM

Our sense of smell is the one sense most likely to transport us through time.

Wendy White employee of the third quarter of 2012 | Kitsap Bank

  • Nov 12, 2012 at 5:01PM

Kitsap Bank announced Wendy White, vault teller at the bank’s Point Fosdick branch in Gig Harbor, has been named Employee of the third quarter of 2012.

Many health benefits of a good belly laugh | Timi Gustafson, R.D.

  • Nov 12, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Nov 13, 2012 at 1:56PM

It feels good to laugh once in a while. Everyone knows that. But laughter as a health-promoting exercise is not as widely practiced, despite of the fact that scientists have long known about the healing effects of good humor.

Afternoon collision near Port Orchard sends one woman to hospital for treatment

  • Nov 12, 2012 at 5:26PM

The Washington State Patrol reported a collision occurred at 2:57 p.m. today, Nov. 12 near Port Orchard.

Safety is always first priority | Kitsap County Sheriff's Office

  • Nov 13, 2012 at 9:39AM

The days and weeks following a critical incident provide for reflection and discussion about the incident itself. It also allows for opportunities to present information that reminds us of the need for attention to basic safety protocols.

Don’t let a DUI ruin your holidays | Washington Traffic Safety Commission

  • Nov 13, 2012 at 9:54AM

Lynn Ross spent more than $1,200 paying for the ignition interlock that he had to have installed on his Dodge truck as a result of a DUI conviction.

Washington lowers preterm birth rate | Prematurity Awareness Month

  • Nov 13, 2012 at 10:41AM

Washington lowered its preterm birth rate once again, giving more babies a healthy start in life and contributing to the national five-year improving trend. According to new data, there were 672 fewer babies born too soon in Washington. This trend is cause for celebration during November, which is recognized as Prematurity Awareness Month.

Western Washington University Master of Business Administration Program information sessions

  • Nov 13, 2012 at 1:00PM

The Western Washington University Master of Business Administration Program will host two information sessions for prospective MBA applicants at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 14 in Gray Wolf Hall Room 364 at University Center/Everett Community College, and at 6 p.m. on Tuesday Nov. 27 at the Renaissance Seattle Hotel-Seneca Room.

Community Health and Wellness Fair in Bremerton

  • Nov 13, 2012 at 1:40PM

Poject HELP, Community resourses informational booths, food, entertainment, fashion show and testimonial.

Endowment created at Washington State University to honor Sam Reed’s public service

  • Nov 13, 2012 at 1:00PM updated at 6:37PM

Washington State University’s College of Arts and Sciences will establish an endowment to fund The Sam Reed Distinguished Professorship in Civic Education and Public Civility in honor of Reed’s distinguished record of public service.

Olympic College Board of Trustees Meeting | Nov. 20

  • Nov 13, 2012 at 4:21PM

Next Tuesday, 5 p.m. Nov. 20 is the next Olympic College Board of Trustees Meeting at HSS 119/121.

An innovative initiative

  • Nov 15, 2012 at 10:33AM

Washington state has made some interesting history passing a couple of ground-breaking initiatives this political season.

Dinner at the Smiley's | separating politics from people

  • Nov 15, 2012 at 10:41AM

In September, when Senator-elect Angus King (then still a candidate) was the 41st guest to fill my deployed husband’s empty chair at the dinner table, as part of our year-long project “Dinner with the Smileys,” he was greeted in the front yard by my three boys chasing each other with foam swords.

Upcoming web chats to benefit small business owners

  • Nov 15, 2012 at 11:29AM

The start of the holiday season also signals the end of another year. Small businesses are gearing up for holiday sales and they’re looking for ways to minimize their tax burdens, both of which can be crucial to a business’ success in the New Year.

Heavy traffic expected on ferries during Thanksgiving weekend

  • Nov 15, 2012 at 7:48PM

Plan ahead for heavy ferry traffic Thanksgiving weekend.

Vessel capacity on Seattle/Bremerton ferry to be reduced

  • Nov 15, 2012 at 7:57PM

Vessel capacity on the Seattle/Bremerton route will be reduced for approximately one month beginning Monday, Nov. 19, when the 90-car Sealth joins the 124-car Kitsap.

Olympic Region Construction and Maintenance Activity Report | Washington State Department of Transportation

  • Nov 16, 2012 at 12:48PM

The WSDOT Olympic Region Construction and Maintenance Activity Report for Nov. 16-23, 2012 is now posted.

Free training opportunity – advanced government contracting workshop | Dec. 11

  • Nov 16, 2012 at 9:33PM

The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance will host a free training workshop for small businesses who are interested in expanding their business through government contracting.

Crew removes 9,400 pounds of marine debris from Willapa Bay beaches | Washington Department of Natural Resources

  • Nov 16, 2012 at 9:46PM

A Washington Department of Natural Resources (DNR) crew normally tasked with removing invasive plant species has removed more than 9,000 pounds of marine debris from Willapa Bay beaches in southwest Washington.

New BLS Data: Seattle area prices up 2.3 percent over the past 12 months

  • Nov 16, 2012 at 10:08PM

The latest Consumer Price Index news release for the greater Seattle area is now available.

Early morning collision in Silverdale claims life of one woman | Kitsap County Sheriff Office

  • Nov 17, 2012 at 4:35PM

Kitsap County Sheriff’s traffic deputies are investigating the death of a woman that occurred during an early morning collision involving two vehicles.

The WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates

  • Nov 17, 2012 at 4:43PM

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

All students need solid grounding in math, science | Don Brunell

  • Nov 17, 2012 at 4:50PM

In “the good old days,” schools emphasized “reading, writing and arithmetic” taught to the tune of the hickory stick.

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