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Council approves money extending contract for gap analysis

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 1:00PM

The Port Orchard City Council unanimously approved a change order for an additional $8,700 needed for the continuation of the 2014 Water/Sewer Gap Analysis.

SPORTS BRIEFS | South Kitsap secures big win

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 3:27PM

Wattree converts a pair of free throws with 6.8 seconds left to lead Wolves to 48-46 win at Olympia

SKSD’s Boundary Review Committee meeting on Thursdays

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 3:47PM

The South Kitsap School District’s Boundary Review Committee will meet from 6-7:30 p.m. each Thursday during February at John Sedgwick Junior High School, 8995 SE Sedgwick Rd.

Hobbled Goularte happy to be back on court

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 3:37PM

South Kitsap graduate missed four games with ankle injury

South Kitsap High School improv group challenges Jimmy Fallon

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Feb 12, 2015 at 12:43PM

South Kitsap High School theater teacher Scott Yingling has publicly issued a video challenge Jim Fallon, host of NBC’s The Tonight Show.

DISTRICT COURT | Man charged with having unlawful firearm

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 3:00PM

A routine traffic stop by a police officer lead to charges being filed against an Olalla man for unlawful possession of a firearm.

Horse killed in possible cougar attack

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 5:51PM

Authorities reported that a horse might have been killed in a cougar attack Feb. 4 on a South Kitsap ranch, according to Q13Fox.com.

Community, SKSD staff and students join together for strategic planning session

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 6:00AM

More than 250 people — including students, parents, teachers, school staff and community members — gathered at the Marcus Whitman Junior High School Commons to participate in South Kitsap School District’s strategic planning session on Jan. 31.

South Kitsap School District employees recognized for saving bus driver’s life

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 7:00AM

Five South Kitsap School District employees — including four bus drivers — were recognized at Tuesday’s school board meeting for providing CRP and helping to save the life of a longtime bus driver last month.

IN OUR OPINION | Let’s keep a really good thing going

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 7:00AM

It is with great excitement that we reflect on 125 years of publishing the Port Orchard Independent.

Planning under way for city’s 125th anniversary

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 7:00AM

Planning is under way for Port Orchard’s 125th anniversary which the city will celebrate the event Sept. 5.

Report shows status of salmon recovery

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 8:00AM

Salmon recovery efforts in Washington are making a difference – more salmon are returning home in some areas, although significant work remains – according to a new report released by the Governor’s Salmon Recovery Office.

Contestants named for new look Fathoms scholarship program

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 9:00AM

The Fathom’s o’ Fun Scholarship Program is getting a new look in 2015.

Beginners knitting class slated March 16

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 9:00AM

Chris Stansbery will teach a beginner knitting class on March 16, at the Sidney Art Gallery and Museum, 202 Sidney Ave.

Judge rules in favor of Caldier in lawsuit

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 9:00AM

A former District 26 Democratic state representative lost a libel lawsuit filed last year against his Republican opponent.

Fundraiser is Feb. 19 for SK NJROTC

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 9:00AM

State Rep. Jesse Young will attend a fundraiser dinner hosted by the Booster Club of the South Kitsap High School Navy JROTC on Feb. 19.

International Baccalaureate program prompts visit from mayor

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 10:00AM

Port Orchard Mayor Tim Matthes visited Hidden Creek Elementary school on Feb. 20.

Kitsap Business Forum set Feb. 10

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 10:00AM

The Kitsap Business Forum will present “When Generations Collide: How to get 20-somethings and 50-somethings to play nice” on Feb. 10, at the Kitsap Conference Center, 100 Washington Ave., Bremerton.

MacEwen to host telephone town hall

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 1:00PM

District 35 State Rep. Drew MacEwen, R-Union, will host a telephone town hall on Monday, Feb. 9 from 6-7 p.m.

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE | Dropout prevention for at-risk youth

  • Feb 7, 2015 at 6:00AM

Last year, the 24-credit graduation requirement passed, which poses a significant problem for our at-risk youth who attend multiple high schools before graduating.

Lower diesel prices save Kitsap Transit $550,000

  • Feb 7, 2015 at 7:00AM

Lower fuel prices than expected have wound up saving Kitsap Transit $550,000 last year. And fuel prices continue to fall for the public transportation authority, which uses a fleet of buses, vanpools and ferries to carry four million riders annually in Bremerton and Port Orchard areas.

Contestants ready to showcase skills at Fathoms event

  • Today at 7:00AM

Ten contestants will vie for spots on this year’s senior and junior court for the Royalty Court at the 2015 Fathoms o’Fun Festival Scholarship Program March 7 at the Christian Life Center.

South Kitsap High band fundraiser is March 9 at Amy’s

  • Today at 8:00AM

The South Kitsap High School Marching Band will host a fundraiser at Amy’s On The Bay, from 4-8 p.m.

Trap set for cougar that killed horse

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 2:00PM

Washington Department of Fisheries and Wildlife (WDFW) agents have placed a trap for a cougar that was believed to be responsible for last week’s death of a horse in South Kitsap.

Ashby expresses concerns about Comprehensive Plan input

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 3:00PM

Port Orchard City Councilwoman Bek Ashby said she had some concerns about Mayor Tim Matthes’ proposal about the council’s and Planning Commission involvement in the public process for the update of the 2016 Comprehensive Plan.

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