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Legislature and school districts continue seeking solutions to teacher shortage, school funding

  • Mar 10, 2016 at 3:36PM

A teacher shortage is slamming school districts in Washington and, as the Legislature reaches the end of its regular session, lawmakers are still looking for ways to relieve the strain.

A friendship that will outlast the fame | Kitsap Weekly

  • Mar 9, 2016 at 11:03AM

Case Levenson, Jonathan Evison, and the relationship that became the basis for a book and film, "The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving."

Camaraderie created because of sports is undeniable

  • Mar 8, 2016 at 5:00PM updated at 7:44PM

State championships are an enjoyable time of year for sports journalists

Opinion | Editorial Cartoon

  • Mar 8, 2016 at 9:36AM

Editorial cartoon: Former First Lady Nancy Reagan dies at 94.

Three men arrested for cocaine possession and delivery in South Kitsap

  • Mar 4, 2016 at 9:00AM updated Mar 7, 2016 at 2:06PM

Three people were arrested March 3 by Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office detectives on charges of cocaine and possession of cocaine, with the intent to deliver.

Fathoms O' Fun crowns McIntosh as this year's new queen

  • Mar 7, 2016 at 10:00AM updated at 1:25PM

Courtney McIntosh is the new Fathoms O' Fun queen for 2016.

Bremerton man arrested for alleged involvement in cocaine dealing

  • Mar 4, 2016 at 5:00PM

PORT ORCHARD – A Bremerton man was among the three people who were arrested March 3 by Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office detectives for their alleged involvement in a cocaine dealing operation.

New book casts a fresh look at 20th century women | Kitsap Weekly

  • Mar 4, 2016 at 2:00PM updated at 4:21PM

Read June Cotner and Barb Mayer’s newest book, “We Are Women / Celebrating Our Wit and Grit,” and it may change how you look at women, particularly the females in your mom, grandmother and great-grandmother’s generations.

SK spring sports take center stage

  • Mar 4, 2016 at 12:48PM

With spring upon us, South Kitsap prepares for baseball, softball, tennis and track season.

Governor signs basic education funding plan, study to meet 2017 Supreme Court mandate

  • Mar 1, 2016 at 5:00PM updated Mar 3, 2016 at 4:55PM

The bill, SB 6195, establishes a task force to create recommendations about teacher compensation and retention, local school levies’ limits and conditions, and sources of state funding. The bill also requires legislative action to remove local reliance on school levies, and provides funds for a consultant to analyze current teacher salaries.

Update 9:55 p.m. Tuesday | Some South Kitsap roadways closed by blocking trees and power lines

  • Mar 1, 2016 at 3:00PM updated at 9:55PM

Kitsap County is reporting a number of road closures throughout South Kitsap this evening due to a fierce windstorm that has taken out trees and power lines.

Winds batter Kitsap County; 14,345 customers without power in Port Orchard

  • Mar 1, 2016 at 3:00PM updated at 9:37PM

Winds approaching 45 miles an hour have disrupted power to 14,345 Port Orchard residents this afternoon, according to Puget Sound Energy.

Wild winds disrupt power to thousands of PSE customers in South Kitsap

  • Mar 1, 2016 at 9:36PM

Winds approaching 45 miles an hour disrupted power to a wide swatch of South Kitsap homes this afternoon and evening, according to Puget Sound Energy.

New transmission-pole installation on Banner

  • Mar 1, 2016 at 1:54PM

Crews from Puget Sound Energy are replacing transmission poles on Banner Road SE throughout March.

Olympic College again eligible for $1 million Aspen Prize

  • Jan 26, 2016 at 12:00PM updated Mar 1, 2016 at 9:18AM

The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program named Olympic College as one of the nation's top 150 community colleges, Jan. 25. The designation makes Olympic College eligible to compete for the 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence and $1 million in prize funds, as well as Siemens Technical Scholars Program student scholarships.

Poor coho returns demands caution | Being Frank

  • Mar 1, 2016 at 9:16AM

Lack of monitoring by federal fisheries managers last year allowed Southeast Alaska commercial fishermen to exceed their harvest quota by more than 100,000 chinook. Most of those fish were bound for Washington waters.

Winds 20-45 mph expected March 1

  • Feb 29, 2016 at 7:31PM

BREMERTON – March will likely come in like a lion, according to the National Weather Service.

UPDATE | Marcus Whitman in brief lockdown after fabricated report made to police

  • Feb 29, 2016 at 2:00PM updated at 5:00PM

The Kitsap County Sheriff's office took a man in to custody after falsifying a story of a suspicious person near Marcus Whitman Junior High.

Thanks to mystery donor, St. Vincent de Paul reaches its $100K fundraising goal

  • Feb 29, 2016 at 4:57PM

Barring unforeseen circumstances, Port Orchard’s St. Vincent de Paul will soon break ground on its new Bethel Road building.

Kitsap Audubon offering $6,000 in scholarships

  • Feb 29, 2016 at 3:54PM

The Kitsap Audubon Society is now accepting applications for $6,000 in scholarships, including a $3,000 Ann Sleight Memorial Scholarship and three $1,000 scholarships.

Suspect taken into custody after threat report at Marcus Whitman

  • Feb 29, 2016 at 1:39PM

Marcus Whitman Junior High went in to lockdown mode after the school was notified of a possible dangerous person in the area.

Olympic College student among those killed in Belfair

  • Feb 27, 2016 at 11:00AM updated at 8:13PM

BREMERTON – An 18-year-old Olympic College student was one of four people who were killed at a rural Belfair residence Feb. 26.

St. Vincent de Paul reaches its $100K goal

  • Feb 25, 2016 at 9:00AM updated Feb 26, 2016 at 6:04PM

St. Vincent de Paul has reached its goal of raising $100,000 to complete its down-payment requirements to build a new facility in Port Orchard.

Five, including suspected shooter, reported dead in Belfair home

  • Feb 26, 2016 at 3:16PM

A man reportedly shot and killed himself in front of Mason County Sheriff's deputies as they attempted to end a standoff that began earlier in the day Feb. 26.

Officials investigating Belfair man who claims to have shot four people

  • Feb 26, 2016 at 11:00AM updated at 3:12PM

A SWAT team and negotiator have responded to call at a home outside Belfair where a man claims to have shot four people. Deaths have not been confirmed.

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