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Cityhood: Decision day for Silverdale on incorporation

  • Feb 12, 2013 at 12:00PM updated at 4:40PM

If approved, Silverdale would be Kitsap’s third-largest city, with approximately 19,140 residents. Bremerton is the largest city, with 39,051 residents; Bainbridge is the second-largest, 23,025.

Mall, farm owners dropped from mud run lawsuit

  • Mar 7, 2013 at 10:12AM

The Silverdale Chamber of Commerce stands alone in defending a lawsuit filed by four injured participants in last year’s chamber-sponsored Extreme K Mud Run.

Sheriff loses track of vacation hours

  • Mar 7, 2013 at 10:13AM

Washington State Auditor’s Office found that the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office didn’t adequately control its employee leave system.

North Kitsap Vikings advance in District tournament | Basketball

  • Feb 13, 2013 at 2:36PM

The Vikings girl's team advances to play Sumner Feb. 14. The Buccaneer girls are eliminated. Both boys basketball teams play tonight, Feb. 13.

Vietnam vets wait for ‘Welcome home’

  • Mar 7, 2013 at 2:23PM

Senate to act next on legislation to name March 30 as Vietnam Veterans Day

Two vehicles crash in front of fire department

  • Mar 7, 2013 at 5:00PM updated at 9:09PM

A two-vehicle collision hit close to home for Bainbridge firefighters Thursday — right in front of their headquarters station on Madison Avenue.

School board president: A school will close

  • Feb 14, 2013 at 3:59PM

Total of nine classrooms empty at targeted schools

Suquamish Tribe will host Feb. 21 annual meeting with school board

  • Feb 14, 2013 at 4:08PM

The North Kitsap School Board and council members from the Suquamish Tribe and Port Gamble SKlallam Tribe will have their annual joint meeting Feb. 21, 5:30 p.m., in the House of Awakened Culture, 7235 NE Parkway, Suquamish.

Cantwell: 'Make sure that Indian Country grows even stronger’ | Video

  • Feb 14, 2013 at 4:00PM updated Feb 18, 2013 at 10:39AM

Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, highlighted key issues in Indian Country during the Congressional Response to the National Congress of American Indians’ State of Indian Nations Address Thursday.

Kitsap Transit goes digital, drops the paper

  • Mar 14, 2013 at 12:27PM

Kitsap Transit is riding the digital wave and transitioning to a paperless reporting system. As of February, the transit agency had moved several of its departments to the new program.

Sailors walk to end sexual assault

  • Mar 14, 2013 at 12:28PM

Some sailors at Naval Base Kitsap Bangor are walking to end sexual assault.

Kitsap Transit to talk electric charging stations

  • Mar 14, 2013 at 5:07PM

Kitsap Transit considering purchased of 10 stations

Debate over House bill rekindles Port Orchard’s fear of losing county seat

  • Mar 15, 2013 at 9:41AM

Port Orchard’s protectiveness of its status as Kitsap County seat was the subject of a bill debated on the floor of the Washington State House of Representatives on Saturday, March 9.

Funds in jeopardy in Pope, DOE stalemate

  • Feb 22, 2013 at 7:00AM updated Feb 26, 2013 at 4:21PM

Pope Resources’ final draft cleanup plan, submitted to Department of Ecology in October, is held up by Pope’s desire to not remove two docks until it receives approval for a new dock. According to Jon Rose, president of Olympic Property Group, Pope and Ecology have agreed to all other parts of the plan. He said Pope is afraid of losing its water access.

Police still investigating Agate Pass accident; one driver released from hospital

  • Mar 20, 2013 at 2:00PM updated Mar 21, 2013 at 7:54PM

Bainbridge Island police are still investigating the accident that shut down the Agate Pass Bridge and brought island roads to a standstill.

Alleged mail thief favored Bainbridge Island, Poulsbo and Port Townsend in mail theft spree

  • Feb 26, 2013 at 4:00PM updated Feb 27, 2013 at 10:19AM

Bainbridge Island was among the top three regions hit by a mail theft spree that is now a major crime case in Jefferson County.

This Mercedes races to an early arrival

  • Feb 27, 2013 at 10:04AM

If this were a race, Mercedes handily outpaced Bentley. Bentley Cleaver, son of Brian and Sundaelee Cleaver of Poulsbo, was born a week late in May 2011. His sister, however, was born a week early. At home. At the top of the stairs.

'Suquamish' or 'Do ho bud': State committee reconsidering request to change name of harbor

  • Feb 27, 2013 at 5:00PM updated Feb 28, 2013 at 11:49AM

The Suquamish Tribe had asked the state Committee on Geographic Names to change the name of Squamish Harbor, on the west shore of Hood Canal, to Suquamish Harbor, saying the name was misspelled. That proposal was supported by the committee and forwarded to the state Department of Natural Resources for final approval. But on Feb. 5, DNR deferred the decision after receiving a competing request from the Skokomish Nation. The Skokomish Nation has asked that the harbor’s name be changed to Do ho bud, a Twana word.

Port Gamble is setting for supernatural horror film

  • Feb 27, 2013 at 5:00PM updated Feb 28, 2013 at 12:51PM

The Walker-Ames House and Port Gamble are settings for a supernatural horror film under production, “Squatter.” Red Field Media is based in Culver City, Calif. It is run by husband-and-wife filmmaking team David and Jerusha Kimberly Kiang; he has nine films to his credit, she has seven.

Man hospitalized for hypothermia after boating mishap

  • Feb 28, 2013 at 5:46AM

A 25-year-old Bremerton man was taken to the hospital by paramedic unit after he swam to shore following an apparent boating mishap in Apple Tree Cove late Wednesday.

Two productions in one weekend at CSTOCK in Silverdale | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 22, 2013 at 9:00AM

The Central Stage Theatre Of County Kitsap — aka CSTOCK — presents William Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing” through March 24.

Unanimous vote to close Breidablik Elementary School | Slideshow

  • Feb 28, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Mar 1, 2013 at 7:29AM

The North Kitsap School Board voted unanimously Thursday to close Breidablik Elementary School. At a special meeting a day earlier, board President Dan Weedin said, 'I’m sick to my stomach. This will bother me for a while.'

North Kitsap School District expects 116 fewer students in 2013-14

  • Feb 28, 2013 at 6:20PM

Total student enrollment in the North Kitsap School District is expected to drop below 6,000 next year. The district expects to have a total of 5,916 students in 2013-14

Superintendent: Closure is 'one of most difficult' decisions in NKSD history

  • Mar 1, 2013 at 6:20AM

'Change can be difficult, especially for children. Children take their cues from the adults in their lives. Keeping a positive attitude and encouraging them to embrace the new opportunities that a different school environment brings will be important. On our website, a few links can assist in helping parents talk to their children about change.'

NKSD spokeswoman: More than 800 empty seats in classrooms

  • Mar 1, 2013 at 6:26AM

There are currently more than 800 open elementary seats across seven elementary schools. Enrollment projections indicate that excess seat capacity may reach more than 1,000 seats in the next three years.

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