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Harvest Is Magical, But Grueling | David White

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 1:18PM

Farm workers lovingly tend to their vineyards throughout the spring and summer, and then hand harvest their grapes in the early fall. Those grapes are then gently crushed -- by foot, of course -- and turn into wine on their own through the magic of fermentation.

Children of the Nations Launches partnership with Haitian village

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 1:23PM

After years of praying for direction and building partnerships with local communities, Children of the Nations (COTN) is launching its first Village Partnership Program in Haiti, in the community of Bellevue.

Ecology water quality standards policy forum set for Oct. 29

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 1:30PM

The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) will convene its first Water Quality Standards Policy Forum from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, as a video conference at Ecology regional offices in Bellevue, Lacey, Spokane and Yakima.

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife sets tentative schedule for razor clam digs

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 1:34PM

Clam diggers who miss the razor clam dig that ends Thursday night (Oct. 18) at Twin Harbors will have plenty of other chances to hit the beach in the months ahead.

Social Security announces 1.7 percent benefit increase for 2013

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 2:17PM

Monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for nearly 62 million Americans will increase 1.7 percent in 2013, the Social Security Administration announced tod

Harrison announces affilation deal with Franciscan Health System

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 3:11PM

Those wondering about what the future of Harrison Medical Center will look like got their answer this week in an announcement made Tuesday afternoon.

Online guide features local candidates | League of Women Voters

  • Oct 16, 2012 at 3:57PM

Voters across the state can find information about the candidates on their ballots by visiting www.VOTE411.org.

Border shooting suspect was former Bremerton resident

  • Oct 17, 2012 at 1:52PM

A man that shot a Canadian border guard Tuesday at the Peace Arch border crossing in Blaine once lived in Bremerton.

Editorial | Your vote matters | Dennis Box

  • Oct 17, 2012 at 9:17PM

The political playoffs have officially reached the homestretch, which is evident the moment I turn on the TV looking for a football game.

South Kitsap’s Key finds bond in meeting Olympian

  • Oct 17, 2012 at 9:34PM

A question rarely evokes more than a one-word response from him.

The reasons to support Referendum 74 | Editorial

  • Oct 17, 2012 at 9:44PM

Admitting that your view on a particular subject matter may have been wrong is never an easy thing.

Kitsap County volunteers make a difference in The Big Day of Serving in Enumclaw | Slideshow

  • Oct 18, 2012 at 12:19PM

The Big Day of Serving made a big splash in Enumclaw Saturday with the help of many volunteers from Kitsap County.

Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue fight home fire in Bremerton

  • Oct 18, 2012 at 9:15PM

Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue responded to a structure fire in the 6000 block of Pahrmann Place NW, Bremerton today, Oct. 18, at 12:46 p.m.

KCTS 9 Washington state poll results

  • Oct 18, 2012 at 9:36PM

Obama leads at 51.8 percent to Romney’s 41.3 percent. Majority of state voters lean towards approving same-sex marriage and legalizing marijuana. Inslee and McKenna in dead heat.

Healthy Youth Survey underway in Washington schools | Department of Social and Health Services

  • Oct 18, 2012 at 9:57PM

Survey tracks tobacco, alcohol and drug use, and other behaviors that impact health.

Secretary of State predicts large turnout in general election

  • Oct 18, 2012 at 10:03PM

Secretary of State Sam Reed on Thursday predicted a robust voter turnout of 81 percent in the General Election that is currently underway. He said Washington voters will be attracted by highly competitive races for president and governor, hot races for Legislature and Congress, and some of the most compelling ballot measures in the country.

WSDOT reports drivers may see delayed toll bills

  • Oct 18, 2012 at 10:20PM

Year-end accounting of the Good To Go! tolling system revealed that approximately 350,000 transactions from the State Route 520 and Tacoma Narrows bridges – mostly associated with out-of-state license plates – were not processed into Pay By Mail bills in a timely manner.

The rain has returned and the forecast is cloudy

  • Oct 19, 2012 at 1:15PM

The rain began Sunday, Oct. 14 and it looks season has started.

Update | Fire marshal determines dog jumping on kitchen counter caused Bremerton fire | Three dogs perish

  • Oct 19, 2012 at 4:07PM

In an update to the Bremerton fire in the 6000 block of Pahrmann Place NW, the county fire marshal has completed his investigation and has determined the cause of the fire.

Street closures for the week of Oct. 21 | Bremerton

  • Oct 19, 2012 at 4:58PM

Street closures in the city of Bremerton during the week of Oct. 21-26 due to construction projects.

Health Care Authority reimburses 36,000 retirees

  • Oct 19, 2012 at 5:37PM

Checks will be mailed next week to 36,000 Medicare retirees enrolled in the state’s Uniform Medical Plan whose 2011 claims were underpaid by an average of about $150 apiece.

Expect delays or postpone trips over Snoqualmie Pass today

  • Oct 19, 2012 at 5:39PM

Drivers headed over Snoqualmie Pass on eastbound Interstate 90 this afternoon should expect lengthy delays and reschedule their trips or choose alternate routes if possible.

Liquor Control Board to auction remaining inventory to licensees

  • Oct 19, 2012 at 7:00PM updated at 10:00PM

On Nov. 1, 2012, the Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) will host a live auction to dispose of its remaining inventory. The auction is not open to the general public. Eligible participants include Spirits Retailers, Spirits Distributors and/or most restaurant licensees who are age 21 years or older. Prospective bidders will also need to provide a bid deposit of $5,000.

The WSDOT Kitsap County construction and maintenance activity report

  • Oct 19, 2012 at 11:06PM

The WSDOT Olympic Region Construction and Maintenance Activity Report for Oct. 19-26, 2012 is now posted atwww.wsdot.wa.gov/Regions/Olympic/Construction/. You will find all of our construction and maintenance projects for Clallam, Grays Harbor, Jefferson, Kitsap, Mason, Pierce and Thurston counties.

Sid Snyder: A good politician, a good man | Don C. Brunell

  • Oct 19, 2012 at 11:09PM

A few years after Sid Snyder retired as Washington Senate majority leader in 2002, elected leaders from both parties voted to honor by him re-naming the street leading to the state capitol in Olympia “Sid Snyder Avenue.”

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