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EDITORIAL CARTOON | iPhone

  • Sep 12, 2014 at 6:00AM

Editorial cartoon the Independent for Friday, Sept. 12, 2014

New name, new owners

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 3:32PM

For the third time in two years, the bakery at 707 Bay Street is under a new name and ownership.

Monthly music series starting in Olalla

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 3:30PM

The tiny South Kitsap town is becoming something of a Mecca for touring musicians.

Former California teammates reunite in Kitsap County

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 9:31AM

Jacob Lewis and Kaleb Bates became friends six years ago in California. They played for the Lemoore Jaguars, a youth football team, and went to two division championships.

Therapy services are available to uninsured

  • Sep 16, 2014 at 6:00AM

Throughout her career, Georgann Falotico became increasingly aware that not everyone in need of counseling could afford it. Many people that wanted and needed therapy could not get it because they were under financial stress.

Washington Trust for Historic Preservation accepting grant applications

  • Sep 16, 2014 at 6:00AM

The Washington Trust for Historic Preservation announced that grant applications for the 2015 Valerie Sivinski Washington Preserves Fund are being accepted.

Business Showcase, Best of South Kitsap is Sept. 18

  • Sep 12, 2014 at 6:00AM

The Business Showcase and Best of South Kitsap is Sept. 18, from 5-7 p.m. at the Port Ochard Pavilion, 710 Bay St., Port Orchard.

Franciscan Health System renamed CHI Franciscan Health

  • Sep 12, 2014 at 7:00AM

Franciscan Health System has a new name and logo — it’s now called CHI Franciscan Health, a change that is part of a system-wide branding strategy by parent organization Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), one of the nation’s largest nonprofit health systems.

AG, BBB partner to help stop newest scam

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 9:00AM

The Washington State Office of Attorney General and the Better Business Bureau have joined together to help consumers avoid a school book scam making the rounds to schools in Washington and across the country.

DON BRUNELL | Is it too easy to rip off taxpayers?

  • Sep 6, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Sep 11, 2014 at 2:36PM

Steal $200,000 from a bank and you’ll go to prison. Steal $200,000 from the taxpayers and you’ll probably get a slap on the wrist.

DON BRUNELL | Labor Day epilogue: Partnering for success

  • Sep 14, 2014 at 8:00AM

Easier said than done, especially in today’s often vitriolic and politically charged atmosphere.

IN OUR OPINION | Fully fund schools as required by McCleary

  • Sep 12, 2014 at 8:00AM

According to the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction, only two of 17 of South Kitsap School District schools and programs met Adequate Yearly Progress goals in reading and math proficiency.

Kitsap County sets dates for budget hearings

  • Sep 12, 2014 at 11:00AM

Kitsap County budget review hearings for 2015 funding proposals from all county departments and agencies get underway Sept. 15.

Washington’s oldest winery continues to shine | Kitsap Week

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 2:00PM

Great Northwest Wine: Chateau Ste. Michelle is Washington’s flagship winery. Its roots run deep, going back to the repeal of Prohibition.

Wild seahawk family learns survival skills | Kitsap Week

  • Sep 14, 2014 at 10:00AM

Kitsap birding: Young ospreys in Poulsbo study hard for winter fishing.

The book end | Kitsap Week

  • Sep 14, 2014 at 2:00PM

The top 15 best-selling adult and kids books in August at Liberty Bay Books, an independent book shop in Poulsbo.

The man behind the keys | Kitsap Week

  • Sep 12, 2014 at 11:00AM

At 93, Robert Montgomery continues to work at the Bremerton Office Machine Co. fixing typewriters.

DISTRICT COURT | Nevada man faces forgery charge

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 3:00PM

A Nevada man was charged in connection with trying to pass fraudulent checks at a South Kitsap bank.

County seeks input for Comp Plan update

  • Sep 15, 2014 at 7:00AM

Kitsap County’s Department of Community Development unveiled a new website as county staff gear up for the 2016-2035 Comprehensive Plan update.

Fire destroys empty home in South Kitsap

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 1:00PM

A Sept. 5 fire destroyed an abandoned house near the intersection of Woods Road and Mile Hill Drive.

Council approves contract for final design of Well 10

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 12:00PM

Councilmembers unanimously approved an agreement with BCH Consultants for the Well 10 final design and construction project for $1.295 million.

‘Wine with Wags’ honors legacy of former SKSD administrator

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 9:33AM

It was a tradition that many of his closest friends relished: an annual wine and hors d’ oeuvres tasting event at Kurt Wagner’s house.

Local motorcyclist killed in collision

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 9:28AM

A South Kitsap motorcyclist was killed in a Sept. 5 collision on Sedgwick Road, according to a Washington State Patrol report.

CROSS COUNTRY PREVIEW | New leadership guides Wolves

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 1:00AM

Ex-Western Washington University runner takes over South Kitsap’s program

AT A GLANCE | South Kitsap cross country

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 1:00AM

Wolves will participate in a variety of Saturday invitationals

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