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School bond election ballots are in the mail

  • Apr 7, 2016 at 10:30AM

South Kitsap registered voters should start receiving mail-in ballots this week from the Kitsap County Auditor’s Office.

Opinion | Editorial Cartoon

  • Apr 7, 2016 at 10:24AM

Opinion | Editorial Cartoon: From the pen of cartoonist Bill Day.

Opinion | Fulfill your civic duty: vote yes for school bond

  • Apr 7, 2016 at 11:05AM

In January, we strongly advocated for approval of the South Kitsap School District’s $127 million bond. Sadly, the measure to fund construction of a second high school in the district, as well as technology improvements at South Kitsap High, was short 37 votes of passage.

SKSD hoping voters send bond measure to supermajority win

  • Apr 8, 2016 at 8:00AM

As South Kitsap School District’s board of directors promised in February, voters once again will mark mail-in ballots to decide the outcome of a $126.99 million construction bond measure.

SK Lacrosse: A brotherhood on and off the field

  • Apr 8, 2016 at 9:46AM

The Wolves seek to make a name for themselves in first year.

My View | We can’t afford SKSD bond issue

  • Apr 8, 2016 at 1:00PM

The South Kitsap Board of Directors, for a second time in three months, is attempting to pass a bloated $127 million construction bond.

Good news: We’re not Flint when it comes to our water supply

  • May 1, 2016 at 6:07PM

Port Orchard’s Public Works Department has some comforting news for city residents: We’re not Flint, Michigan.

Wild melee disrupts Long Lake family picnic

  • Apr 9, 2016 at 7:00AM

A family gathering April 1 at Long Lake County Park wasn’t much of a picnic, as it turned out, nor an April Fool’s Day prank.

Job fair set for May 4 at Olympic College Bremerton Campus

  • May 2, 2016 at 8:24AM

Nearly 60 employers will meet job seekers at Olympic College's annual job fair on Wednesday, May 4.

‘Build A Bridge’ campaign seeks $100,000 to trim West Sound Treatment Center budget deficit

  • Apr 29, 2016 at 4:00PM updated May 2, 2016 at 8:25AM

West Sound Treatment Center in Port Orchard, tucked away in a quiet industrial area off Old Clifton Road, is doing outsized work assisting people who are battling substance abuse and the attendant issues that often follow: homelessness, unemployment, crime and desperation.

Opinion | Editorial Cartoon

  • May 2, 2016 at 8:32AM

Cartoonist John Cole offers his take on the electoral process.

Kitsap Regional Coordinating Council on ‘Growth Management 101’

  • May 2, 2016 at 8:36AM

The following public notice was released May 2 by the City of Port Orchard:

Police Report | Unwanted exposure and a spice-filled week

  • Apr 9, 2016 at 9:00AM

Here’s a sampling of incident reports filed by Port Orchard police officers last week:

SKSD bond vote update (May 2) | 59.36 percent to approve, 40.64 to reject

  • Apr 28, 2016 at 4:00PM updated May 2, 2016 at 4:46PM

The Monday, May 2 vote count update from Kitsap County's Election Division showed little movement toward passage of the South Kitsap School District bond measure.

Independent | News briefs from around South Kitsap County.

  • Apr 10, 2016 at 6:00AM

Independent: News briefs from around South Kitsap County.

Kitsap County wants one-stop-shopping for callers

  • Jul 21, 2008 at 6:09PM

Kitsap County is redesigning its phone system in order to make it easier for residents to find essential county services. As a result, connection to any county employee will be through a single source.

National Weather Service cancels winter storm warning for Friday

  • Dec 12, 2008 at 9:00AM updated Dec 29, 2008 at 12:39PM

The National Weather Service in Seattle Friday morning cancelled a winter storm warning that was predicting up to five inches of snow for certain sections of the Puget Sound region.

Kitsap medical marijuana defendant acquitted

  • Mar 24, 2009 at 10:00AM updated Mar 27, 2009 at 12:14PM

A medical marijuana patient under prosecution for drug trafficking was found not guilty on Tuesday morning, after a jury ruled that his use of the drug was within the law.

Kitsap Bank will cover all of Westsound's deposits

  • May 8, 2009 at 7:00PM updated May 9, 2009 at 11:24PM

Kitsap Bank will assume all of the deposits and bank operations of Westsound Bank of Bremerton at 9 a.m. May 11. At that time, nine Westsound locations will open as branches of Kitsap Bank, and will conduct business as usual.

Kitsap County loses Faver

  • Jun 4, 2009 at 9:00AM updated Jun 11, 2009 at 7:11AM

Kitsap County Parks and Recreation Director Homer F. "Chip" Faver suddenly resigned this week, citing personal reasons and a desire to return to his home state as reasons for the action.

Kitsap Transit will consider more service cuts Thursday

  • Jul 24, 2009 at 3:00PM updated Jul 27, 2009 at 12:30PM

Dicks hosts lively town meeting

  • Sep 1, 2009 at 5:00AM updated Sep 3, 2009 at 10:35AM

Congressman Norm Dicks is aware that more than half of the 1100 people attending Monday night’s Town Meeting on Health Care Reform were angry and disappointed, feeling they had not been heard or that the government was going to take something away from them no matter what they said.

Kitsap gets new tourism leader

  • Sep 9, 2009 at 5:07PM

With the hiring of a new director, the Kitsap County Visitors and Convention Bureau (KCVCB) vows to become more proactive and support local small businesses as a way to generate tourism.

Vikings crush Wolves in season opener

  • Sep 9, 2009 at 9:00PM updated Sep 10, 2009 at 3:08PM

North pounced on the Wolves early and never let up, winning in three straight sets with scores of 25-13, 25-14 and 25-9.

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