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Angel bill to streamline government accounting processes passes in Senate

  • Jan 28, 2016 at 11:21AM

OLYMPIA–The state Senate unanimously approved a bill by Sen. Jan Angel, 26th legislative district Republican, that eliminates duplicate government accounting processes and frees health districts to manage their own funds.

Opinion | Kicking the can down the legislative road

  • Jan 28, 2016 at 3:00PM

Kicking the can down the road is a game that kids have played through the ages. Adults, too, are good at this game. Just look to Olympia for proof.

BASKETBALL | South Kitsap tops Yelm in aggressive showdown

  • Jan 29, 2016 at 1:00AM

South Kitsap boys basketball faced Yelm in their second to last home game. In a tough battle, the Wolves were victorious 64-53.

STEM education blasts off at Mullenix Elementary

  • Jan 29, 2016 at 9:00AM updated at 12:39PM

Mullenix Ridge Elementary hosted its annual Engineering Night teaching students and parents alike STEM and engineering practices.

Critter Corner: Introducing Grace

  • Jan 29, 2016 at 12:38PM

Hi, my name is Grace (intake 49356) and I’m looking for a nice new home and new people to share my life.

Former owner of The Robert Earl Lighthouse restaurant found not guilty of child molestation

  • Jan 29, 2016 at 1:00PM updated Feb 4, 2016 at 12:34PM

The former owner of the Robert Earl Lighthouse restaurant was found not guilty of four counts of first-degree child molestation Jan. 27 by a Snohomish County Superior Court jury.

Rep. Michelle Caldier hosting telephone town hall Feb. 4

  • Jan 30, 2016 at 3:00PM updated Feb 4, 2016 at 10:22AM

Residents of the 26th District are invited to a telephone town hall meeting with Rep. Michelle Caldier Thursday, Feb. 4.

Would-be 'obituary burgler' nabbed by angry South Kitsap resident and visitor

  • Feb 2, 2016 at 8:42AM

A warning to bereaved families attending a loved one’s funeral: beware. There are criminals out there who have no issue breaking into your home and stealing your valuables while you mourn.

Smoke vents inside Kitsap Bank on Bay Street; no fire or damage reported

  • Feb 2, 2016 at 1:56PM

Kitsap Fire and Rescue and Port Orchard Police responded to a report of smoke inside the Kitsap Bank building on Bay Street.

School bus accident results in no injuries

  • Feb 2, 2016 at 4:00PM updated Feb 4, 2016 at 10:22AM

A school bus was involved in an accident at Mullenix Ridge Elementary School Feb.1. There were no injuries.

Column | More four-year degree programs coming to Olympic College

  • Feb 4, 2016 at 10:10AM

As a 2015 Aspen Prize finalist, Olympic College was recognized as one of the top 10 community colleges in the nation, which places us in the top 1 percent nationally.

South Kitsap Calendar | Feb. 5-11

  • Feb 4, 2016 at 10:00AM updated at 12:19PM

Here are South Kitsap calendar items for the week of Feb. 5-12.

Solid Curtain/Citadel Shield exercise in Sinclair Inlet Saturday

  • Feb 4, 2016 at 12:16PM

BREMERTON – As part of Solid Curtain/Citadel Shield, an annual nationwide security readiness exercise, an exercise visible and audible to the public will take place in Sinclair Inlet the morning of Friday, Feb. 5.

Arrests made in prostitution investigation

  • Feb 4, 2016 at 5:15PM

A Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office task force employed undercover detectives and arrest teams to contact multiple persons and make nine arrests for prostitution-related offenses.

Manchester Elementary proving kindness matters

  • Feb 5, 2016 at 8:50AM

Julie Lee’s sixth-grade class challenged Superintendent Michelle Reid and the SKSD school board members to take part in its Great Kindness Week Challenge and complete as many kind acts as possible.

South Kitsap swim and dive heads to district

  • Feb 5, 2016 at 8:42AM

South Kitsap swim and dive team sent 11 competitors to West Central Districts.

Dave Olsen is a South Kitsap girls track legend

  • Feb 5, 2016 at 8:46AM

Coach’s name is synonymous with girls track success.

Fathoms O’ Fun royalty tea kicks off season

  • Feb 5, 2016 at 8:54AM

The first Fathoms O' Fun judging event began the pageant season.

South Kitsap PSE customers not pleased with energy bills

  • Feb 5, 2016 at 1:32PM

A number of South Kitsap customers of Puget Sound Energy has registered their alarm at they say are sharply higher electric bills this year.

Pavilion may be headed to new location, owner says

  • Feb 9, 2016 at 3:35PM

Following the apparent demise of the Port Orchard Pavilion business next month, business owner Delilah Rene Luke said she’s negotiating to open a similar space with plenty of opportunities for family and community events.

Election Update - Thursday 4:54 p.m. | South Kitsap school bond measure apparently fails

  • Feb 9, 2016 at 8:00PM updated Feb 18, 2016 at 5:04PM

Kitsap County Elections has tabulated 18,439 ballots as of 4:54 p.m. Thursday. The South Kitsap School District's $129.99 million bond measure failed to reach the supermajority 60 percent mark. Yes votes totaled 11,049, or 59.92 percent.

IRS offers low-income citizens free filing for federal tax returns

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 8:48AM

The Internal Revenue Service has launched a free filing option for federal income-tax filers.

Being an auto mechanic is not just a ‘guy thing’

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 8:54AM

Maurine Simons is an unexpected face among the five-person automotive technology crew that works inside the repair and maintenance shop at South Kitsap School District’s bus barn.

Crazy Lady Galleries to hang it up

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 10:00AM updated Feb 12, 2016 at 4:16PM

Another small business on Bay Street is closing its doors. Crazy Lady Galleries at 724 Bay St., which features an eclectic mix of whimsical gifts and fanciful art, will soon close its business.

Be cautious | Get a call or email from the IRS? It’s likely a scam

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 12:36PM

Phone scammers and bogus e-mailers are out in force during this tax season, and apparently Port Orchard has become a target.

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