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SK Helpline preparing for summer food drives

  • Apr 28, 2016 at 1:20PM

On May 7, head to Albertsons to donate food for South Kitsap Helpline.

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.

‘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.

South Kitsap Christian School students now learning at Gateway

  • Apr 30, 2016 at 7:00AM

An abrupt post-spring-break closure at South Kitsap Christian School earlier this month caused some uncertainty among parents.

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.

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:

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.

Putaansuu: City government working to communicate better, fights for more project funding

  • May 26, 2016 at 10:36AM

In order to advance a list of comprehensive and complicated civic projects in the near future, Port Orchard Mayor Rob Putaansuu said it will require city employees to communicate with each other and the public in better, more streamlined ways.

City Council joins state, county to adopt fireworks ordinance

  • May 26, 2016 at 12:00PM

Taking the lead from state and Kitsap County emergency fire ordinances, the Port Orchard City Council voted May 24 to have the option to ban the sale and use of fireworks, if it sees a need during dry summer conditions.

City streets getting spruced up

  • May 26, 2016 at 3:00PM

One of Mayor Rob Putaansuu’s pet peeves as he drives into Port Orchard along its city streets are weeds.

Memorial Day Weekend Festivals schedule

  • May 26, 2016 at 3:46PM

Here's an event listing for Port Orchard activities May 28-29:

Seagulls help introduce summer of fun

  • May 27, 2016 at 9:00AM

Port Orchard’s Marina Park will be filled to the brim with residents and visitors coming to town this weekend to celebrate the city’s Memorial Day Weekend Festival.

Bond fails again by tiny margin

  • May 5, 2016 at 10:35AM

Hopes for voter approval April 26 of South Kitsap School District’s $126.9 million school bond measure apparently have dissolved after all but a handful of votes have been tallied.

In Our Opinion | A good return on our investment

  • May 5, 2016 at 10:00AM updated May 6, 2016 at 9:17AM

Twice this year, residents were asked to make sizable investments in local education.

Ladies’ Night Out on Bay Street Friday

  • May 5, 2016 at 10:41AM

Get ready for Ladies’ Night Out on Bay Street Friday.

A road to rest: The Unforgotten Ride To Tacoma service member remains accompanied to cemetery

  • May 28, 2016 at 3:01PM

The remains of a service member were transferred to an official of The Unforgotten Ride to Tahoma Memorial Day Ceremony May 28 outside the Kitsap County Administration Building.

Calling All Seagulls! Competitors brave the rain on Saturday

  • May 28, 2016 at 4:00PM

A young seagull caller is faced down by a lineup of Port Orchard's best-dressed judges during the Seagull Calling competition May 28 at the Waterfront.

Vlist’s motor is purring like a dream: Longtime car dealer reaches 90, but he still drives a bargain out on Bay Street

  • May 6, 2016 at 1:00AM updated at 9:17AM

Dick Vlist is something of a Port Orchard original. The Navy veteran is of vintage stock, for sure, but all of his cylinders seem to be firing and his ride is steady.

‘Positive Olalla Projects’ kicks off for community

  • May 6, 2016 at 9:48AM

A teacher’s idea and the support of the community brings light to this corner of the world

EDUCATION | SKSD to offer free lunches this summer to kids

  • May 6, 2016 at 9:54AM

Free lunches will continue throughout the summer at East Port Orchard and Sidney Glen Elementary Schools.

EDUCATION | Olalla Elementary earns achievement award

  • May 6, 2016 at 9:53AM

Olalla Elementary School recognized by State Superintendent as a top-performing school.

SK girls tennis heading into league tournament

  • May 6, 2016 at 9:49AM

The girls tennis team started out with 78 players. Now, nine will compete for the six open spots in the Narrows League tournament.

Cedar Heights student job shadows at the Independent

  • May 6, 2016 at 9:51AM

Darisha Marte job shadowed with us a few weeks ago, and we asked her to write a little something about her experience.

EDUCATION | Ted Macomber to be principal at Olalla Elementary

  • May 6, 2016 at 9:52AM

SKSD selects new principal for Olalla Elementary School.

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