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Anglers fishing Lower Hanford Reach may now retain any hatchery steelhead

  • Oct 20, 2012 at 9:52PM

Daily limit of two (2) hatchery steelhead. Hatchery steelhead are identified by a missing adipose fin with a healed scar in its location. Minimum size is 20 inches.

DNR and Point Ruston reach agreement to help clean up Puget Sound

  • Oct 20, 2012 at 10:40PM

On Thursday morning, October 18, 2012, representatives from the Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and Point Ruston, LLC (Point Ruston) finalized an agreement to complete the cleanup and remediation of more than 18 acres of state-owned aquatic lands contaminated by nearly 100 years of industrial operations at the former American Smelting and Refining Company (Asarco) site.

Mandatory safety exams required for commercial fishing vessels

  • Oct 20, 2012 at 10:52PM

On October 16, 2012, the U.S. Coast Guard began implementing a requirement enacted as part of the Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2010 that certain commercial fishing vessels demonstrate full compliance with existing commercial fishing vessel safety standards by completing a mandatory safety examination at the dock.

Accessible voting gives voters with disabilities a choice

  • Oct 20, 2012 at 11:03PM

The Secretary of State's office posted a blog Accessible Voting Units (AVUs) for individuals with disabilities who can’t use vote-by-mail paper ballots.

Liquor Control Board to Auction Remaining Inventory to Licensees

  • Oct 20, 2012 at 11:33PM

On Nov. 1, 2012, the Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) will host a live auction to dispose of its remaining inventory. The auction is not open to the general public.

Christmas Nativity Event | LDS Church

  • Oct 20, 2012 at 11:44PM

More than 500 nativities on display from all over the world.

USS John C. Stennis training exercise

  • Oct 20, 2012 at 11:55PM

Chief Aviation Ordnanceman Jaime Evock, from Dauphin, Penn., drops a concussion grenade during a training exercise on the fantail aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Finishing touches of the year | Gardener Joe

  • Oct 21, 2012 at 1:00AM

Fall, A time to enjoy the bounties of our grow season. Noticed a lot of trees are showing there fall color. Take notes. Is there some color you would like to add in your own yard?

Veterans Day celebration | 11. 11 @ 11

  • Oct 21, 2012 at 10:18AM

Join us as we celebrate with our nations military men & women who have served in the Armed Forces.

Automated speed enforcement wraps up at Snoqualmie Pass

  • Oct 21, 2012 at 10:36AM

A safety project on Snoqualmie Pass comes to an end today with the removal of automated speed-enforcement cameras in the construction zone. Using the mobile camera proved effective at slowing drivers speeding through the work zone.

Home fire in Silverdale caused by propane wok | Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue

  • Oct 21, 2012 at 3:43PM

Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue received a call in reference to a residential structure fire in the 1400 block of NW Derryfield Drive Sunday, Oct. 21.

Conversations on Washington’s Future | Ecology Director Ted Sturdevant

  • Oct 21, 2012 at 6:23PM

Ecology Director Ted Sturdevant has published a new edition of his ongoing “Conversations on Washington’s Future.”

Small fire fills Kitsap Mall with Smoke | Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue

  • Oct 22, 2012 at 12:06PM

Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue received a call 6:50 a.m. Monday, Oct. 22, in reference to a fire in the food court of the Kitsap Mall. The caller was a security guard at the mall and stated that there was smoke coming from Charley’s Grilled Subs.

U.S. Attorney Arlen Storm to lead investigation of fraud or voter rights abuses

  • Oct 22, 2012 at 12:50PM

United States Attorney Jenny A. Durkan announced today that Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA) Arlen Storm will lead the efforts in connection with the Justice Department’s nationwide Election Program for the upcoming Nov. 6 general elections.

Small Business Association loans to small business exporters on the rise

  • Oct 22, 2012 at 12:59PM

Loans supported $1.7 billion in Exports in fiscal year 2012

Trick or Treat | Poem by Nancy Price

  • Oct 22, 2012 at 1:12PM

I’m not alone in noticing how time accelerates as we grow older, and as the seasons grow ever more brief the holidays are gone in a wink.

Cascades of Bremerton hosts ‘Trick or Treat Trail’ - a Spooktacular costumed event

  • Oct 22, 2012 at 1:18PM

Cascades of Bremerton, a continuing care campus retirement community located at 3201 Pine Road in Bremerton, is hosting an event 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27th.

Diarrheic Shellfish Poison closure for shellfish harvesting in Kitsap County

  • Oct 22, 2012 at 4:37PM

Marine biotoxins that cause diarrheic shellfish poisoning (DSP) have been detected in high levels in shellfish samples from Seabeck on Hood Canal in Kitsap County.

Bremerton and Seattle ferry sailing canceled due to law enforcement activity

  • Oct 22, 2012 at 7:34PM

The 6:45 p.m. sailing from Seattle and the 7:55 p.m. sailing from Bremerton have been cancelled due to law enforcement activity on the Kitsap.

Washington set to begin phase-out of copper, other toxics from brakes pads

  • Oct 22, 2012 at 8:12PM

The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) has been working collaboratively for two years with the brake manufacturing industry, automobile part distributors, environmental groups, and others to develop a certification process for environmentally friendly brake pads and shoes. Today Ecology announced it has adopted rules to complete this process and move forward to carry out a groundbreaking state law.

9th Circuit Court upholds R-71 signature release policy in Doe v. Reed

  • Oct 23, 2012 at 12:43PM

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday rejected a challenge to Washington’s policy of releasing initiative and referendum petitions, specifically the Referendum 71 signatures submitted to force a public vote on the “everything but marriage” law three years ago.

Small Business Association's growth capital program sets record for third year in a row

  • Oct 23, 2012 at 1:39PM

The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) debenture program provided a record $2.95 billion to small businesses in fiscal year 2012, a 14 percent increase over last year’s $2.59 billion and an 85 percent increase over 2010, also a record year.

Average energy prices in Puget Sound region | U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

  • Oct 23, 2012 at 1:46PM

Seattle area consumers paid more than the U.S. city average for utility (piped) gas (32.6 percent) but less for electricity (-30.1 percent) in September 2012, as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Boat sinks in Sinclair Inlet while owner is in Kitsap County jail

  • Oct 23, 2012 at 2:26PM

A 1964 32-foot Owens cabin cruiser sank off the shore of Port Orchard over the weekend and officials were hoping to haul it out of the water sometime Wednesday or Thursday.

South Kitsap School District officials outline superintendent search deadlines

  • Oct 24, 2012 at 9:35PM

South Kitsap School District officials expect to identify their next superintendent in about four months.

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