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Tall ships to visit Brownsville and Port Orchard in August

  • Jan 15, 2016 at 9:00AM

ABERDEEN — Lady Washington, the official ship of Washington State, and Hawaiian Chieftain have announced their summer ports of call for 2016. Both vessels will spend their summer in Puget Sound and in Grays Harbor, visiting 10 ports and offering educational programs, public sailing excursions and public walk-on tours at most locations

DeKalb Pier phase 2 work bid released by city

  • Jan 15, 2016 at 6:00AM

Bid requests for phase II improvements to the DeKalb Pier have been released by the City of Port Orchard.

Ambulance unit for SKFR being customized for service soon

  • Jan 15, 2016 at 1:00PM

The first of four remounted ambulances was accepted by South Kitsap Fire & Rescue Jan. 8, according to Fire Chief Steve Wright.

South Kitsap school district’s tax program rewards seniors for volunteering

  • Jan 15, 2016 at 8:00AM

South Kitsap School District’s Senior Tax Exchange Program (STEP), which allows qualifying residents to receive a tax break on their local levy and bond school tax in exchange for their time and skills working within the district, will continue this year.

SKSD debuts mobile communications app

  • Jan 14, 2016 at 10:00PM

The South Kitsap School District says it has invested in a mobile app that will help meet the communication needs of parents, staff and community members.

PSE to replace power poles and lines along Sidney next month

  • Jan 14, 2016 at 7:00PM

Puget Sound Energy will begin replacing 15 power poles and power lines next month as part of an upgrade of its existing electric distribution system in the Port Orchard area.

Body of a beheaded, skinned dog found next to Port Orchard Walmart

  • Jan 13, 2016 at 2:00PM updated Jan 14, 2016 at 12:38PM

The body of a small, 10-pound male dog was found skinned and beheaded Jan. 12 near the parking lot of the Port Orchard Walmart store.

City Council endorses South Kitsap school district bond measure

  • Jan 14, 2016 at 12:37PM

With newly sworn-in council member Scott Deiner manning the Position 3 seat in the City Hall chambers, the Port Orchard City Council voted unanimously to endorse the South Kitsap School District’s $126.992-million bond issue to build a second high school.

Passages | Leona Jean Williams

  • Jan 14, 2016 at 9:30AM

On Jan. 11, beloved mother Leona Jean Williams departed to be with her Lord Jesus. A celebration of life will be 1:30pm Saturday, Jan. 16 at Christian Life Center in Port Orchard.

Pickup truck driver cited for speed after crashing into school bus

  • Jan 13, 2016 at 10:57AM

BREMERTON – The driver of a pickup truck who was hauling a load of bark in a trailer was cited for driving too fast for conditions after he crashed into Mercedes sedan and a school bus around 4:06 p.m. Jan. 12.

Boat races are coming to Port Orchard

  • Jan 12, 2016 at 5:00PM updated Jan 13, 2016 at 9:23AM

Get ready to have some fun, because on May 21 and 22, crowds will flock to Port Orchard to see boats race up and down the waterfront.

Critter Corner: Introducing Lawdie

  • Jan 12, 2016 at 11:57AM

Lawdie, a 7-year-old Rottweiler, is looking for a new family to care for him.

SKSD mobile app now available

  • Jan 11, 2016 at 3:00PM updated Jan 12, 2016 at 9:08AM

A mobile app to help users communicate stay up to date with the happenings in schools is now available for free download from the App Store and Google Play Stores.

Explosion injures man in Gorst

  • Jan 11, 2016 at 9:54PM

GORST – An explosion knocked a man unconscious as he was cleaning up his welding work area at Viking Fence around 4:45 p.m. on Jan. 11.

Scott Deiner gets recommendation for City Council seat

  • Jan 11, 2016 at 3:21PM

Scott Deiner is the Port Orchard City Council’s recommended candidate for the council’s vacant Position 3 seat, according to City Clerk Brandy Rinearson.

Slick streets on main Port Orchard corridors create havoc for drivers

  • Jan 11, 2016 at 2:54PM

A freezing rain Monday morning created slippery conditions on Bethel and Sedgwick, including for this overturned vehicle.

DeKalb Pier phase II bids requested by city

  • Jan 11, 2016 at 2:09PM

Bid requests for phase II improvements to the DeKalb Pier have been released by the City of Port Orchard.

Remembering, and celebrating, the dream | Kitsap Weekly

  • Jan 11, 2016 at 1:51PM

For many peoples, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream is still alive. And his leadership of the civil rights movement in the 1950s and 1960s continues to inspire movements around the world.

A touch of divine intervention on Seahawks' side?

  • Jan 11, 2016 at 7:48AM

It's hard not to think some higher power intervened in Seattle's 10-9 wild-card playoff victory over Minnesota on Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.

While it wasn't pretty, any victory in the playoffs looks good

  • Jan 11, 2016 at 7:42AM

Now the Seahawks head to top-seeded Carolina next Sunday for the divisional round with the notion that fate is on their side.

Anderson, Knode, Walker featured poets | Bookends

  • Jan 8, 2016 at 3:00PM updated Jan 10, 2016 at 10:57AM

Finnish-Sami poet Gary Anderson, street poet Shane Knode and local journalist Richard Walker will read some of their works at 7 p.m. Jan. 9 at Poulsbohemian Coffeehouse.

Is it time for a new high school in Port Orchard? | Correction

  • Jan 8, 2016 at 1:00PM updated at 4:34PM

Pro or con? Community members look at SKSD’s proposed high-school bond measure at forums.

BASKETBALL | Girls basketball prepares for second half of season

  • Jan 8, 2016 at 1:58PM

With a 7-2 start to the season, head coach Mike Allen thinks "the best is yet to come."

Critter Corner: Introducing Marty

  • Jan 8, 2016 at 10:25AM

Hi, my name is Marty (intake 50783) and I’ve been waiting for my forever home since early November when I was picked up as a stray.

Applicants line up for vacant City Council seat

  • Jan 8, 2016 at 9:47AM

Nine applicants for the vacant Port Orchard City Council Position 3 seat have filed for the office. Only six, however, interviewed for the post on Thursday.

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