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Gurnsey joins Port Orchard Independent staff

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 2:34PM

Donna Etchey, Sound Publishing’s regional advertising director in Kitsap County, announced the addition of Billi Jean Gurnsey as advertising manager of the Port Orchard Independent.

Variety showcase helps individuals show off talents

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 10:00AM

A variety showcase for individuals of all ages who want to perform in dance, music, poetry and other talents has been slated July 6 in Port Orchard.

KRL receives guidance from more than 2,000 residents in survey

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 10:02AM

A total of 2,084 Kitsap residents responded to Kitsap Regional Library’s online survey for the creation of our strategic plan.

Agreement will restore water rights to the city

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 11:00AM

The city got back the water rights from a McCormick Woods’ well — six years later.

COACH OF THE YEAR | Logue molds Wolves into consistent title contender

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 2:36PM

Baseball coach has 43-12 record in two seasons at South Kitsap

Store donates money to Fathoms fireworks show

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 2:40PM

Mercedez Baudran, owner of That's Beautiful in downtown Port Orchard, recently held a fundraiser to raise money for the Fathoms fireworks show.

South Kitsap graduate hoping for another big-league experience

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 2:55PM

Cunningham has played parts of five seasons in the majors, but none since 2012

Port Orchard restaurant owner arrested for child molestation

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Jul 7, 2014 at 10:15AM

A veteran Seattle police officer, who also is the owner of a Port Orchard restaurant, was arrested June 30 on charges of child molestation and booked into Snohomish County Jail, according to media reports.

Plenty of events set for Fourth of July

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 3:00PM

There will be plenty of Fourth of July events in Port Orchard and surrounding areas on July 4.

Work underway to replace Sidney Glen Elementary’s tile roof

  • Jul 4, 2014 at 6:00AM

The buckets that line the rafters at Sidney Glen Elementary School soon will be cleared.

Former superintendent working as consultant for school district

  • Jul 4, 2014 at 7:00AM

Bev Cheney, who served as SKSD’s superintendent from 2001-08 and 2012-13, has returned to the district as a paid consultant.

IN OUR OPINION | Sacrificing for our independence

  • Jul 4, 2014 at 7:00AM

In signing the Declaration of Independence, these men knew that the penalty was death if they were captured.

SKHS graduate serving as intern for Sound newspapers

  • Jul 4, 2014 at 10:00AM

Ryan Robinson has joined the staff of the Port Orchard Independent, the Bremerton Patriot and the Central Kitsap Reporter as a summer intern.

Callan leaves his mark on Manchester Elementary

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 6:00AM

A.J. Callan, who served in that capacity since 1998, elected to retire. Theressa Prather, who was an assistant principal at Chautauqua Elementary School in the Vashon Island School District, has succeed him.

DON BRUNELL | America's independence means reducing foreign dependence

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 7:00AM

While much of today’s news deals with America’s decline, there is hope we can stimulate our economy, create manufacturing jobs and pay down our national debt by increasing our manufacturing and energy production.

Justine Morris presented scholarship

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 9:00AM

Justine Morris, of Port Orchard, was one of five students who were presented a $1,000 scholarship by the Bremerton Chapter of the United States Submarine Veterans at a June 17 ceremony at the Bremerton Fleet Reserve No. 29 facility.

Spanish immersion fits SKSD’s ‘changing’ demographic

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 9:00AM

The South Kitsap School District has seen an influx of Spanish-speaking students in recent years.

Soroptimists install new officers

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 2:00PM

Soroptimist International of Port Orchard installed new officers for the 2014-15 year on June 24 at the Clubhouse at McCormick Wood.

Expect a full marina for 25th year of Chris-Craft Rendezvous

  • Jul 6, 2014 at 6:00AM

More than 100 boats are expected for the four-day event July 10-13 at Port Orchard Marina, 707 Sidney Parkway.

Department of Ecology recognizes sewer plant for 19th straight years

  • Jul 7, 2014 at 7:00AM

Kitsap County’s Manchester Wastewater Treatment Plant received its 19th consecutive award for its performance by the state Department of Ecology.

UKO Karate accepted into prestigious association

  • Jul 7, 2014 at 9:00AM

UKO Karate schools have been accepted into the prestigious Hayashi Ha Karate Association of Japan.

Local students named to Dean’s List at EWU

  • Jul 7, 2014 at 9:00AM

Eleven Port Orchard students were named to the Deans’ List for the spring quarter at Eastern Washington University.

Mayor wants council to reconsider action on reattaining water rights

  • Jul 7, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Jul 9, 2014 at 10:02AM

Mayor Tim Matthes will ask the council at the July 8 meeting to reconsider their action on an agreement that would restore the water rights to the city.

Port Orchard teenager presumed drowned

  • Jul 7, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Jul 10, 2014 at 11:13AM

Josh Osborn, who played on the school’s football team last year as a sophomore, is the subject of search-and-rescue operation.

AGO lawsuit returns approximately $120K to over 11,000 consumers for purchase of worthless food handler certificates

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 8:00AM

A Washington State Attorney General’s Office lawsuit has stopped deceptive business practices and will return money to over 11,000 Washington state consumers. These consumers purchased worthless food handler certificates from eFoodhandlers, Inc. that do not comply with Washington state law.

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