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Knights of Pythias graveyard vandalized

  • Sep 12, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:29AM

A dozen gravestones were toppled sometime between Sunday and Tuesday last week at the Knights of Pythias Cemetery in Port Orchard.

Bicyclist struck by car

  • Sep 12, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:29AM

A 41-year-old Port Orchard man was killed Saturday evening when he was struck by a car while riding on Mile Hill Drive, the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office reported.

Rada enters Manchester port race

  • Sep 12, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:28AM

A late contender has tossed his name into the hat for the 2007 general election. Edward Jones Financial Advisor Ron Rada, 60, of Manchester, has filed as a write-in candidate for Position 2 on the Port of Manchester.

Yukon Harbor blaze ruled arson

  • Sep 14, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:28AM

A fire that destroyed a South Kitsap home Saturday morning has officially been declared arson, according to the Kitsap County Fire Marshal’s Office.

Sail through history of the Mosquito Fleet

  • Sep 14, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:28AM

Bob Ulsh remembers fondly the days of the Mosquito Fleet — although in their heyday, the vessels were referred to as just “the boats.”

Tim Eyman stumps for I-960

  • Sep 15, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:28AM

Adding to a continuing line of Washington state big wigs to appear recently in South Kitsap, the Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce invited polarizing initiatives guru Tim Eyman to speak at its weekly luncheon Thursday. Web Extra: Hear Tim Eyman's talk at the Chamber

Banner Forest expected to be reopened Monday

  • Sep 14, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:28AM

After unsuccessful attempts to trap a bear that reportedly attacked a bicyclist in Banner Forest Heritage Park earlier this month, the popular park will likely reopen for human use next week.

Rape victim reports 'a history of violence'

  • Sep 14, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:28AM

A 20 year old Poulsbo man was charged in Kitsap Superior Court with rape and harassment. The incident and arrest occurred in unincorporated South Kitsap. Ulysses Nevermissashot was arrested Sept. 12 after complaints from child services, and held after arraignment for $200,000 bail. Superior Court Judge Leila Mills imposed the bail, after an unsuccessful plea by Nevermissashot’s lawyers to knock it down to $25,000.

Bear mauling victim speaks at site of attack

  • Sep 18, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:28AM

Missing an ear, covered in scratches and one arm in a sling, South Kitsap resident Anthony Blasioli returned to Banner Forest Heritage Park Monday for the first time since a bear attacked him more than two weeks ago. VIDEO: Anthony Blasioli describes the bear attack.

SK man charged with shooting bus driver

  • Sep 18, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:28AM

An 18-year-old South Kitsap man was charged last week with shooting a bus driver in the arm while she was driving students home from a local elementary school, according to the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office.

Council will debate home business regs

  • Sep 19, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:28AM

Who gets to have a home business? Owners? Renters? Both? The Port Orchard City Council will be tackling the issue following recommendations from the Planning Commission, chaired by Gil Michael.

Sailor sentenced to 26 years for raping teens

  • Sep 19, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:28AM

A 36-year-old South Kitsap man was sentenced to 318 months in prison this month after pleading guilty to charges that he repeatedly raped two teen-aged family members.

Behold, mateys!

  • Sep 19, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:27AM

Dinghy racers and Jack Sparrow look-a-likes took over Port Orchard last weekend. Here is a slideshow of Saturday's events, all photos by Denise Mandeville.

Parking options unveiled

  • Sep 21, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:27AM

At a meeting on Wednesday night about downtown parking hosted by Public Works and Art Anderson Associates, Port Orchard residents got their first glimpse of what Bay Street could look like once development begins.
Photo Slideshow: See before and after pictures of how Port Orchard could solve parking needs.

County budget cutters look for answers

  • Sep 21, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:27AM

Kitsap County officials are continuing the budget-planning process with a series of meetings where representatives from individual departments meet with administrative personnel to discuss specific cuts.

One jail ‘escapee’ turns himself in

  • Sep 21, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:27AM

After apparently learning of his wanted status through media reports, one of the Kitsap County Jail inmates mistakenly released earlier this month turned himself this week, according to the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office.

Road and sewer planning begins for real in Kitsap

  • Sep 21, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:27AM

Progress changes things. For instance, your parents never needed to learn the world “infrastructure.” But that term, loosely applied to define the support system needed for growth, has become an oft-repeated one as Kitsap County attempts to plan for its future.

Local fish club offers salmon viewing

  • Sep 21, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:27AM

Hatchery will be open to the public today as the chinook are returning to Gorst Creek.
Video: Sidney Glen third-graders get the "inside" scoop on salmon.

Building Moratorium Adopted

  • Sep 24, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:27AM

The Kitsap County commissioners meeting on Monday began the same as always, with the pledge of allegiance, but there was a slight modification. After the phrase "with liberty and justice for all" a member of the audience added "including developers."

Building Moratorium Adopted

  • Sep 24, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:27AM

The Kitsap County commissioners meeting on Monday began the same as always, with the pledge of allegiance, but there was a slight modification. After the phrase "with liberty and justice for all" a member of the audience added "including developers."

Downtown Overlay District adopted

  • Sep 24, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:27AM

The Port Orchard City Council approved the finalized draft of the Downtown Overlay District in a 5-2 vote, putting the regulations in effect once a design review board ordinance is scheduled in the coming weeks.

Police pursuit locks down SK schools

  • Sep 25, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:27AM

While a 24-year-old South Kitsap man fled law enforcement Friday afternoon, a number of schools went into lock-down, closing doors, shades and preventing any movement in and out of the school. Mullenix, Manchester and South Colby Elementary, and John Sedgwick Junior High were all locked down Friday afternoon.

Antique appraisals raise money for local societies

  • Sep 25, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:27AM

Calling all knick-knacks, whatchamacallits and thingymajigs! Something old and wonderful sitting in your basement? The Puget Sound Genealogical Society and the Kitsap Historical Society want to help you find the treasure sitting in your home.

Man arrested for lewd calls to Fred Meyer

  • Sep 25, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:27AM

A man suspected of making sexual suggestions to at least two young children at local department stores was charged last week in Kitsap County Superior Court, according to the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office.

South Kitsap man admits to buying child porn

  • Sep 26, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 12, 2008 at 9:26AM

A 66-year-old South Kitsap man who pleaded guilty to possessing child pornography after ordering a DVD online from an undercover law enforcement officer earlier this year will be sentenced next week.

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