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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.

Callie Jones graduates from Evergreen State

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 9:00AM

Callie Jones of Port Orchard was among the approximately 1,000 Undergraduates who graduated from The Evergreen State College.

Washington’s average wage tops $52,000 in 2013

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 10:00AM

The state’s average annual wage grew by 2 percent in 2013, to $52,635, according to the state Employment Security Department.

Kitsap Bank welcomes new manager

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 11:00AM

Kitsap Bank announced Michael Gordon as senior vice president and commercial payments manager.

SAFE Boats International awarded contract for additional Navy boats

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 4:09PM

SAFE Boats International (SBI) has been awarded a contract to provide the United States Navy four additional Mk VI patrol boats with options for an additional two boats, according to a new release by the company.

Scales run afoul of election rules covering campaign materials

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 4:00PM

Bob Scales, a Bainbridge Island attorney and former city councilman running for the post of Kitsap County prosecuting attorney, has run afoul of election rules covering campaign materials.

Couple celebrating 70th wedding anniversary

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 9:00AM

Darrell and Grace Stead, of Port Orchard, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary this month.

Change-of-value notices coming July 11 to county land owners

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 11:47AM

Change-of-value notices will be mailed to about 90,000 Kitsap County property owners on July 11.

New systems speed police arrival, response time to school incidents

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 11:05AM

The South Kitsap School District is one of 80 school districts in the state that was awarded part of nearly $7 million from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) to help them install emergency response systems.

Scales runs afoul of election rules covering campaign materials

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 1:00PM

Bob Scales, a Bainbridge Island attorney and former city councilman running for the post of Kitsap County prosecuting attorney, has run afoul of election rules covering campaign materials.

Council votes against revising pot ordinance

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 3:00PM

The Port Orchard City Council voted 5-0 against a proposal that would have added home-based child-care centers, nursery schools and preschools in the 1,000-foot buffer zone that would protect them from recreational marijuana businesses.

Wave presented with award

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 3:29PM

Fathoms representatives presented an appreciation award to Wave Broadband for sponsoring the fireworks show for the eighth year.

Candidate forums slated prior to primary

  • Jul 11, 2014 at 6:00AM

The League of Women Voters of Kitsap has scheduled free public candidate forums prior to the Aug. 5 primary election.

‘Modern-day Girl Friday’ ready to assist

  • Jul 11, 2014 at 7:00AM

Sonia Tosunian moved in November to Port Orchard from Orange County, Calif., and decided to open her own business, “Brighten Your Day.” Her motto is “Your personal assistant for every need.”

Councilman says mayor’s request was ‘political’

  • Jul 11, 2014 at 7:00AM updated at 10:03AM

Two weeks after the Port Orchard City Council voted unanimously approved an agreement with C&M Golf LLC that would restore a water right to the city, Mayor Tim Matthes placed the item on the July 8 agenda for the council to reconsider their previous action.

Chamber luncheon at Cedar Springs on July 17

  • Jul 11, 2014 at 8:00AM

The Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce will hold their monthly luncheon from 11 a.m to 1 p.m. July 17, at Cedar Springs, 7354 Bethel Burley Rd.

South Kitsap adds water polo

  • Jul 11, 2014 at 2:49PM

Boys team will compete in fall, while girls will run during spring

Online fund set up, fundraisers set up for drowning victim

  • Jul 11, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Jul 24, 2014 at 11:15AM

An online fund has been set up to help with financial support for 17-year-old Josh Osborn, who is presume drowned July 4 in a Ohanpecosh River in the Mount Rainier National Forest.

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