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Active Shooter Drill

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 11:20AM

Kitsap County Sheriff’s Deputy Sonya Matthews, armed with a fake rifle, guards a portion of the school during an active shooter drill Aug. 18 at South Kitsap High School.

Cutting to the meat of a butcher

  • Aug 22, 2014 at 8:00AM

Students in the culinary arts program at Bates Technical College had two options: a day trip to Wild Waves Theme Park or a visit from Bay Street Meat Company butcher and co-owner Brian Brozovic.

‘Taste of Port Orchard’ set for Aug. 31

  • Aug 23, 2014 at 11:00AM

The public will have a chance to taste various foods from local eateries during the fourth annual Taste of Port Orchard that is set for Aug. 31.

Franciscan Health System receives funding for cancer

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 7:00AM

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has awarded a five-year grant to Franciscan Health System (FHS), to conduct multi-site cancer clinical trials and cancer care delivery research studies in their communities.

Kitsap Bank reports first-half earnings

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 7:00AM

Olympic Bancorp, parent company for Kitsap Bank, announced a 14 percent increase in profits for the first half of 2014.

Kitsap Bank announces five finalists for small business competition

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 8:00AM

A Port Orchard business is one of the five finalists in Kitsap Bank’s inaugural edg3 Fund small business competition.

Change means higher stormwater rates for B&Bs

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 8:00AM

Three bed and breakfast businesses located inside Port Orchard have been billed as residential instead of as commercial businesses for stormwater rates.

Democrats want to remake America

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 7:00AM

Their current leader refers to it often and his campaign for the White House contained the imperative that America needed a re-make.

Elect one of your own candidates

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 8:00AM

Simply put, Kelly Emerson was temperamentally and intellectually unfit to carry out the job we elected her to do. It’s painful to say, but the most creditable thing she did in office was to abandon it.

Are you evil?

  • Aug 24, 2014 at 8:00AM

If you want to fight evil then vote for the party and candidate that is fighting political evil.

Learn from our mistake in Island County

  • Aug 22, 2014 at 11:00AM

There must be plenty of qualified candidates for the Kitsap CountyAuditor’s office, but be warned: Kelly Emerson is not one of them.

DON BRUNELL | State's Strong employment, but warning lights flashing

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 7:00AM

Counties in northeast and southwest Washington continue to struggle with unemployment rates as high as 8.5 percent.

IN OUR OPINION | Our libraries are special places

  • Aug 22, 2014 at 7:00AM

Ever since I was a kid, the library has been one of my favorite places. For me, the book shelves were filled with stories of adventures that could put me anywhere on the planet.

‘Ride the Tide’ is set for Aug. 23

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 1:00PM

The 2014 “Ride the Tide” Paddle Kitsap is scheduled for Aug. 23 and will start at 9 a.m. at the waterfront in Port Orchard.

KCAA elects president, vice president

  • Aug 24, 2014 at 7:00AM

The Kitsap Community and Agricultural Alliance welcomed new board president Holly James, and vice president Doug Millard to the executive Board of Directors.

State’s ACT participation and results slowly continue to rise

  • Aug 23, 2014 at 7:00AM

Washington’s 12th graders have again outscored the national average on the ACT exam in the 2013‒14 school year, according to numbers released Aug. 20 by ACT.

DISTRICT COURT | Man faces indecent exposure charges

  • Aug 23, 2014 at 8:00AM

A Port Orchard man has been charged with sex crime involving an 11-year-old girl.

Woman jumps to death off Tremont Bridge

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Aug 21, 2014 at 10:39AM

An autopsy report shows that a woman, who jumped off the Tremont Bridge Aug. 14, died as a result of blunt force to the head, neck, chest and abdomen, according to the Kitsap County Coroner Greg Sandstrom.

SKSD’s Highly Capable Program enters transition phase

  • Aug 22, 2014 at 8:00AM

Shannon Thompson, the district’s director of teaching and learning, said Quest, which is the district’s state-funded Highly Capable Program, will be adjusted to meet requirements passed by the state Legislature.

Few changes in county, overall primary results

  • Aug 22, 2014 at 6:00AM

An incumbent Democrat state representative received 43 more votes than his Republican challenger — a political newcomer — while another longtime Democrat senator finished second during the primary.

Social media investigation results in arrest of Monroe man

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 10:00AM

A Washington man was arrested Aug. 20 for having immoral communications with a person he believed was an underage girl from South Kitsap.

Fire destroys Southworth home

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Aug 21, 2014 at 10:26AM

The Kitsap County Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating the cause of an Aug. 18 fire that destroyed at home in the 4200 block of Ridgecrest Way SE in Southworth.

SPORTS BRIEFS | Bloomquist’s season comes to end

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 4:12PM

South Kitsap graduate had microfracture surgery on right knee

DON BRUNELL | Bathtubs, smokestacks and five-star resort

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 7:00AM updated Aug 18, 2014 at 4:10PM

Today, there is a tendency to look with distain at manufacturing facilities, especially those located on working waterfronts.

Council will review findings of precursor services at Sept. 9 meeting

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 2:07PM

The Port Orchard City Council will hear the findings from Universal Field Services, Inc. concerning five over-the-water homes and the construction of the Bay Street Pedestrian Pathway during an executive session next month.

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