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Attorney General’s Office prosecutors send dangerous sex offender to Special Commitment Center

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 11:23AM

A Kitsap County jury has decided that repeat sex offender Rick Allen Monroe is a sexually violent predator and must be confined in the state’s Special Commitment Center on McNeil Island.

Reader has few objections to Common Core

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 12:00PM

I have few objections to the Common Core — my fury is directed at the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium — a for-profit company being paid by our state to test our students.

Area fire departments participate in multi-agency training

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 12:00PM

Fireighter crews, trucks and ambulances from host South Kitsap Fire and Rescue, Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue and Bremerton Fire Department converged earlier this week for three days of multi-agency training at the Washington Veterans Home in Retsil.

KCSO detectives arrest seven in prostitution sting in Port Orchard

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Apr 2, 2015 at 8:47AM

Kitsap County Sheriff’s detectives, with assistance from area law enforcement agencies, arrested seven people or solicitation of prostitution during an emphasis conducted March 25 in Port Orchard, according to a news release.

GIRLS TENNIS | South Kitsap legend returns

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 2:41PM

Davison, who won state singles’ titles in 2004-05, is back with program as an assistant

Man faces forgery charges

  • Mar 27, 2015 at 7:00AM

Forgery charges have been filed a 31-year-old Port Orchard man.

Multi-million dollar Kitsap tourism outlook is bright, director says

  • Mar 27, 2015 at 8:00AM

Tourism is a burgeoning business in Kitsap County. Patricia Graf-Hoke, executive director of Visit Kitsap Peninsula, made that much clear when she spoke about the outlook for tourism this year on March 12 at the Silverdale Beach Hotel.

Pastor, church working to help local muralist battling cancer

  • Mar 27, 2015 at 9:00AM

A local pastor and his church is seeking help in getting new flooring and carpet for a muralist who is battling cancer.

Hansen secures funding in House Budget for college degrees in Kitsap County

  • Mar 27, 2015 at 12:28PM

The budget proposed by the House of Representatives today includes funding for two new programs to provide higher education opportunities to Kitsap County residents.

DON BRUNELL | Fossil fuels aren’t going away soon

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 6:00AM

But with new discoveries and new technology, America is becoming the world’s top producer of oil and natural gas. We also are blessed with the world’s largest supply of low sulfur coal in Montana and Wyoming.

EDUCATION | South Kitsap Rotary honors CTE student

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 6:00AM

The South Kitsap Rotary recognized Anthony Asuelo as their Career and Technical Education (CTE) Student of the Semester on March 3.

No logic behind removing trees

  • Mar 29, 2015 at 6:00AM

I was appalled and saddened by the logging that took place. To take all those trees defies logic to me.

Port Orchard girl serves as Legislative page

  • Mar 29, 2015 at 7:00AM

Madison Allen, of Port Orchard, spent a week as a page for the Washington State Senate at the Capitol.

Work set to begin in mid-April on bypass lane improvement on Sidney Road

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 7:00AM

Work is scheduled to begin next month for a new southbound bypass lane on Sidney Road SW at the intersection of Shannon Drive SW.

FOOTBALL | Kralik named as South Kitsap’s new coach

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Mar 31, 2015 at 2:46PM

Before spending a year in Texas, he guided Bethel to a 50-42 record from 2005-13

EDUCATION | South Kitsap High student headed to national monologue competition in New York City

  • Mar 31, 2015 at 6:00AM

Twenty high school students from throughout the state participated in the August Wilson Monologue Competition on March 17.

Overnight closures April 1-2 at Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll plaza for annual maintenance

  • Mar 31, 2015 at 10:54AM

Nighttime drivers traveling on eastbound State Route 16 across the Tacoma Narrows Bridge should plan for two nights of lane closures, April 1 and 2, as crews perform annual toll equipment maintenance.

EDUCATION | Quest Creativity Fair scheduled for April 15

  • Apr 1, 2015 at 7:00AM

Students in the Quest Highly Capable Program will exhibit their work and imagination at the Quest Creativity Fair set from 6:30-8 p.m. April 15, at Hidden Creek Elementary School cafeteria and gymnasium.

Port Orchard police officers cleared in 2014 shooting death

  • Apr 1, 2015 at 9:00AM updated Apr 2, 2015 at 8:56AM

Two Port Orchard police officers involved in the 2014 shooting death have been cleared of any wrongdoing, according to a statement by Kitsap County Prosecutor Tina Robinson.

‘U Drive. U Text. U Pay.’ campaign under way

  • Apr 2, 2015 at 8:53AM

Through April 15, high visibility enforcement efforts will target motorists who are observed talking on handheld cell phones and sending text messages.

Kitsap Regional Library rebrands to inspire Kitsap County

  • Apr 2, 2015 at 10:27AM

The new brand is a dramatic shift in the look and feel of library materials and the way the Library will communicate its role in the community.

Kitsap County launches text-to-911 service

  • Apr 2, 2015 at 12:00PM

Kitsap 911 (CENCOM) announced March 31 that it has begun accepting text-to-911 service.

Marcus Whitman JHS students advance to State History Day Contest

  • Apr 2, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Apr 3, 2015 at 3:12PM

Eight Marcus Whitman Junior High School students advanced to the State History Day Contest set May 2 at Green River Community College in Auburn.

Easter egg hunts and services set for this weekend

  • Apr 3, 2015 at 6:00AM

The following are events planned to celebrate Easter:

West Hills Honda earns Honda’s President’s Award

  • Apr 3, 2015 at 9:00AM

West Hills Honda is among the recipients of the prestigious Honda President’s Award for 2014, according to American Honda Motor Co., Inc.

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