An event for those who can’t afford to attend the fair

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 2:40PM

In honor of the Kitsap County Fair, The Salvation Army in Bremerton will host a barbecue and no-hands watermelon-eating contest on Aug. 22. “Many of the guests at our weekday meals cannot afford to go to the county fair,” said Major Jim Baker, director of the local social services agency. “So we decided to bring a little of the fun of the fair to them.”


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Clearwater asks community to donate stuffed bears for children

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 2:35PM

For the past year, guests at Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort have collected one themed bear each month. From Sept. 1-7, Clearwater is asking guests to bring in as many of the stuffed bears as they can and donate them to the Hug A Bear Drive. Those who did not collect the bears can bring in any stuffed toy for donation.

Community celebrates 104th Chief Seattle Days

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 1:39PM

The annual event was held Aug. 15-17 in Suquamish.

A salute to North Kitsap High School's Class of 1949

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 11:09AM

The movers and shakers of 2014 may see these folks on the street, walk right by them, and never know that the community they thrive in now is, in part, because of the ethics, hard work, and planning of those shown in this photo.

Question of the Day

Did you NOT vote in the Aug. 5 primary, and now wish you had?


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