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Meth remediation to start at Viewmont East housing units

  • Oct 30, 2015 at 12:05PM

Cleanup work is expected to begin soon on a housing unit at the Viewmont East Apartments in Port Orchard, where Housing Kitsap and law enforcement found high levels of methamphetamine contamination.

Soroptists host Holly Daze crafts and gifts show this weekend

  • Oct 30, 2015 at 9:49AM

Soroptimist International of Port Orchard (SIPO) will stage its annual “Holly Daze” Craft and Gift Show on Saturday, Oct. 31 through Sunday, Nov. 1 at the South Kitsap Mall in Port Orchard.

Police Report for Port Orchard

  • Oct 30, 2015 at 9:31AM

Here’s a sampling of law-enforcement incident reports last week as documented by the Port Orchard Police:

Miracle match sought for ill WSP Trooper

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 5:37PM

TACOMA – A Washington State Patrol Trooper is hoping to find a one-in-a-million stem cell match to help her survive multiple myeloma.

South Kitsap Calendar Oct. 30 - Nov. 5

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 10:53AM

South Kitsap Calendar items for Oct. 30 - Nov. 6

Introducing Ellie and Bauer

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 3:23PM

Ellie and Bauer are adoptable dogs from the Kitsap Humane Society.

The little monsters around you ...

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 3:23PM

Little ghouls and goblins (and a princess or two) line up behind a string of pumpkins at the Port Orchard Public Market’s Pumpkin Palooza last year. Another Halloween blowout at the Public Market is set for 4-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31.

Down to the wire: election ballots due Nov. 3

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 3:22PM

The general-election countdown has begun for South Kitsap voters, who have until 8 p.m. Nov. 3, to get their election-ballot envelopes postmarked.

Editorial: Contribute to your city by voting

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 7:00PM

Nov. 3 is Election Day. If you haven’t voted, we urge you to do so. Ballots must be postmarked by that day or deposited into an election dropbox by 8 p.m. Election Day.

Cagle Opinion Cartoon

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 3:06PM

Port Orchard Independent Opinion: Cagle Cartoon

SPORTS UPDATE | A busy weekend for the Wolves

  • Oct 26, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Oct 29, 2015 at 10:47AM

Boys tennis and girls swim headed to league, football game was relocated and soccer beat the team in third place.

Bremerton Police seeks public's help in locating bank robber - Updated

  • Oct 26, 2015 at 6:00PM updated Oct 28, 2015 at 4:49PM

BREMERTON – A man wearing a yellow-and-brown jacket and a camouflage hat stole an undisclosed amount of money from one bank and attempted to rob a second one. Bremerton Police are asking for the public's help in locating the suspect.

Pathway bridge dedication is Nov. 6

  • Oct 27, 2015 at 3:06PM

Port Orchard's new civic landmark — a pedestrian/bicycle bridge over Blackjack Creek — will make its public debut with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 2 p.m. Nov. 6.

South’s band marches to their own beat

  • Oct 23, 2015 at 11:00AM updated Oct 26, 2015 at 8:32AM

The unsung heroes of South Kitsap's marching band are much more than just background noise at sporting events.

Crime rising in Port Orchard? Statistics don't support that notion, says police chief

  • Oct 23, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 4:40PM

Is crime a growing problem in Port Orchard? Crime rising in Port Orchard? Statistics don't support that, says police chief. According to some citizens who attended a Town Hall meeting Oct. 15, it is a pressing concern. Some spoke about break-ins at their homes that have disrupted their lives and violated their sense of security.

Inside the Haggen grocery chain's spectacular acquisition failure

  • Oct 23, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 4:00PM

Haggen's expansion failed fast. Now, less than eight months after it began, the company plans to shrink from 168 stores in five West Coast states to 37 stores in Washington and Oregon by December. Haggen wants to shed all but 21 of the stores it acquired from Albertsons and keep 16 of its legacy locations, including all Whatcom County stores.

Letter to the editor: Port Orchard not for sale

  • Oct 23, 2015 at 3:03PM

Our mayor is not the problem, our City Council is!

Election defined by views on business growth

  • Oct 23, 2015 at 6:00PM

Port Orchard’s future needs He added he learns a lot when he visits the city’s business district and talks with merchants. Matthes said, however, that it’s not wise for politicians to get way over their skis and start making promises they ought not” by actively boosting business efforts ad-hoc.

Commentary: Remember Washington wildfires? Some have to live with it

  • Oct 23, 2015 at 11:40AM

After weeks of coverage by news media, we no longer see the glowing orange pictures or the beautiful red sunsets aided by smoke particles in the air.

Suspects wanted in prescription fraud investigation

  • Oct 15, 2015 at 8:00AM updated Oct 23, 2015 at 11:13AM

Two suspects are being sought by Kitsap County Sheriff’s detectives in connection with a series of prescription forgery offenses.

Challenging the status quo | My View

  • Oct 23, 2015 at 10:13AM

We believe in thinking differently and we are excited to be taking bold, progressive steps to begin to resolve the long-term impact of intergenerational poverty here in the county. And by investing in the United Way Campaign, you are becoming an integral part of this promising first step.

Shopper says she's 'stoked' about Silverdale's new shopping center

  • Oct 22, 2015 at 11:32AM

SILVERDALE — Construction workers busily painted buildings, walked on rooftops and drove heavy machinery as a few shoppers walked nearby at the new Trails at Silverdale shopping center along Greaves Way Oct. 20.

LWCF: A tool to enhance our state’s most treasured habitats | My View

  • Oct 22, 2015 at 8:20AM

Rather than invest taxpayer money from general funds, the federal Land and Water Conservation Fund has been funded through oil and gas lease revenues from companies that drill in the Outer Continental Shelf. Using offshore oil and gas revenues to improve public access to our nation’s most breathtaking landscapes is a win-win.

South Kitsap district will ask voters to approve $124.99 million school bond issue

  • Oct 22, 2015 at 8:14AM

A $124.99 million school bond issue to build a second high school in the South Kitsap School District will go before voters Feb. 9.

Kitsap Transit to offer SK Ride service to McCormick Woods area

  • Oct 16, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Oct 21, 2015 at 10:19AM

Kitsap Transit will be introducing a new technology-driven transit service to the McCormick Woods area of South Kitsap on Nov. 9.

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