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Port of Bremerton proposes covered pavilion at Marina Park | Soroptimist chapter has donated more than $100,000 to effort

  • May 6, 2016 at 2:00PM updated May 9, 2016 at 11:46AM

Construction of a covered community pavilion at Marina Park in Port Orchard has been proposed by the Port of Bremerton.

Outcomes released from city government retreat in February

  • May 8, 2016 at 10:00AM

The Port Orchard City Council released finalized notes late last month from its planning retreat, which also was attended by Mayor Rob Putaansuu and other city government leadership.

The Road Report | South Kitsap roads impacted by work this week

  • May 9, 2016 at 11:43AM

According to Kitsap County Public Works, the following South Kitsap roads will be affected this week by repair or construction work:

Petco to build new store in Port Orchard; company isn't confirming

  • May 11, 2016 at 1:00PM updated at 5:20PM

Pet supply company Petco reportedly will build a new store to serve the Port Orchard area.

SK graduate finds passion for rowing at University of Portland

  • May 13, 2016 at 8:27AM

Alyssa Soete finds her new favorite sport after reaching out to the rowing coach upon her acceptance to the University of Portland.

Calendar | May 13 - 19

  • May 13, 2016 at 11:00AM

Here is a sampling of Port Orchard area events and activities for May 13-19.

The Road Report | South Kitsap roadways impacted by work through May 20

  • May 13, 2016 at 12:39PM

The following South Kitsap roadways will be impacted through May 20 by Kitsap County road repair and construction work:

Artist McInnis to have solo art exhibits in South Kitsap this summer

  • May 13, 2016 at 3:10PM

Port Orchard artist Mary J. McInnis will have the first of three solo art exhibits at the Sidney Gallery in June.

South Kitsap home engulfed in flames

  • May 16, 2016 at 3:00PM updated May 19, 2016 at 2:41PM

A single-wide manufactured home in South Kitsap was destroyed by fire early Monday morning (May 16) at the 4400 block of Eastway Drive SW.

Calendar | May 20 - 26

  • May 19, 2016 at 7:00AM

Here is a sampling of activities in the Port Orchard area on May 20-26.

Helpline brings in supplies through drives

  • May 19, 2016 at 2:37PM

The South Kitsap School District’s annual “Stuff the Bus!” food drive on May 7 was a huge success, according to Jennifer Hardison, executive director of South Kitsap Helpline.

Culvert replacement work means traffic headaches for Highway 166

  • May 19, 2016 at 2:31PM

Motorists who use State Route 166, Anderson Hill Road near Gorst and Highway 16 are in for some Seattle-style traffic headaches beginning sometime in June.

Visit Kitsap Peninsula receives Port of Seattle tourism grant

  • May 19, 2016 at 2:00PM updated May 20, 2016 at 11:09AM

Visit Kitsap Peninsula has received a $10,000 grant from the Port of Seattle to create an international portal to the organization’s website.

Candidates have until 4:30 p.m. Friday to file for elected office

  • May 19, 2016 at 6:00PM updated May 20, 2016 at 11:11AM

A familiar face in South Kitsap elected office will challenge an incumbent for a state legislative seat this November.

Rob Putaansuu: Just four months into job, mayor sees opportunities for new growth

  • May 19, 2016 at 7:00PM

Rob Putaansuu has been mayor of Port Orchard for just a little over four months, but he’s already seen positive movement in his efforts to seek out funding sources for area transportation projects and restructure city government.

‘Beautiful Reflections’ offers free haircuts for cancer patients

  • May 20, 2016 at 9:16AM

“I want to be known for loving people." — Beautiful Reflections owner, Kerri Creed

Marcus Whitman student heading to National History Day nationals

  • May 20, 2016 at 9:13AM

Anya Fogel bet out kids all over the state to win second place at National History Day and earn a trip to Washington D.C.

Manchester Elementary students design underwater vehicles

  • May 20, 2016 at 9:12AM

Puget Sound Naval Shipyard came to Manchester Elementary to help students build their own ROVs.

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.

Memorial Day Weekend Festivals schedule

  • May 26, 2016 at 3:46PM

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

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.

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.

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.

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