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- Jan 31, 2011 at 1:00PM updated Feb 1, 2011 at 12:54PM
A body found on a beach in Suquamish Saturday has been identified as a 42-year-old Bainbridge Island woman. Kitsap County Coroner Greg Sandstrom said Monday his office identified the body as Elizabeth Kaltreider. Her next of kin have been notified.
- Feb 3, 2011 at 10:41AM
- Feb 3, 2011 at 9:00PM updated Feb 7, 2011 at 11:21AM
- Feb 8, 2011 at 2:00PM updated at 4:12PM
The Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe is cleaning up Point Julia, an ancestral site. While homes no longer occupy the point, it’s still used for ceremonies and for launching fishing boats. However, it looks much different than it did 100 years ago.
- Feb 8, 2011 at 11:47PM
- Feb 11, 2011 at 10:00AM updated Feb 14, 2011 at 9:29AM
- Feb 11, 2011 at 11:04AM
Kingston, North Kitsap make strong showing at districts.
- Feb 11, 2011 at 12:51PM
- Feb 11, 2011 at 1:22PM
- Feb 11, 2011 at 4:00PM updated Feb 14, 2011 at 9:38AM
- Feb 14, 2011 at 5:00PM updated Feb 18, 2011 at 11:58AM
Two Bainbridge Island Democrats, Clarence Moriwaki and Sam Granato, are among the five applicants seeking appointment to the Kitsap County Commissioner (District 1) position being vacated by Democrat Steve Bauer of Kingston in early March.
- Feb 14, 2011 at 6:12PM
- Feb 15, 2011 at 10:50AM
- Feb 15, 2011 at 2:00PM updated Feb 18, 2011 at 1:05PM
Glen Godfrey didn't list a party affiliation according to the Kitsap County Democratic Central Committee.
- Feb 15, 2011 at 7:00PM updated Feb 17, 2011 at 12:44PM
Kitsap Transit will design and build a bus transfer station on Clear Creek Road near Greaves Way to replace the transit center at Kitsap Mall, a plan transit agency's Board of Commissioners approved Tuesday. The temporary stop is a compromise to keep a bus stop near the mall. In November, the mall announced the west entrance of the mall would be "transformed" to make way for a new retail store and that the
- Feb 17, 2011 at 4:26PM
In a time of decisive budget cuts, one new program has continued to grow and develop in the North Kitsap School District. The district recently received a $10,000 grant for its Tribal Sovereignty Curriculum, enabling Kingston Middle School to continue piloting the material.
- Feb 18, 2011 at 12:00PM updated Feb 19, 2011 at 3:00PM
- Feb 18, 2011 at 4:50PM
Figuring out the boundaries for a proposed incorporated Silverdale will be more difficult than playing “eeny, meeny, miny, moe,” especially for those who live along the Silverdale urban growth area boundaries. “We understand the passion they have for their community, but we have the same passion for the city of Poulsbo,” said Jim Gillard, 37, who
- Feb 19, 2011 at 2:22PM
- Feb 22, 2011 at 9:00PM updated Feb 23, 2011 at 3:55PM
Kitsap County Democrats voted Tuesday night to forward two Poulsbo residents and a man from Bainbridge Island to fill departing County Commissioner Steve Bauer's seat. The finalists are Linda Berry-Maraist and Rob Gelder of Poulsbo and Clarence Moriwaki of Bainbridge Island. Commissioners Josh Brown and Charlotte Garrido will choose Bauer's replacement. The final decision will not likely be made until March 14, officials said.
- Mar 1, 2011 at 9:00AM updated Mar 3, 2011 at 1:34PM
KINGSTON —Port of Kingston commissioners are debating whether to dip into the port's savings to relaunch its passenger ferry service this spring. An advisory committee told commissioners Monday night the service could eventually be profitable but will need up to $250,000 per year from the port while it builds ridership over the next four years. The committee recommended the service to Seattle’s Colman Dock resume as early as April 18.
- Mar 1, 2011 at 2:10PM
- Mar 2, 2011 at 3:25PM
POULSBO — A fallen tree downed power lines on Bond Road near Pugh Road Wednesday afternoon, closing both lanes of Bond to traffic. The location: SR 307 at milepost 2 at Pugh Road. The incident occurred at 2:35 p.m., according to the state Transportation Department.
- Mar 3, 2011 at 3:38PM
The Kingston boys basketball team is advancing to the semifinals of the state tournament after cruising to a 20 point win Thursday over West Valley.
- Mar 3, 2011 at 3:58PM
HANSVILLE — A proposal for a hay field in Hansville has riled neighbors. It's the fertilizer, not the crop, that has nearby homeowners worried. West Sound Utility District, which handles wastewater treatment for Port Orchard, applied with the state last month for a permit that would allow it to disperse wastewater sludge to a field in the Hood Canal Drive area. If approved, the district would eventually spread up to 120 tons yearly on a 40-acre parcel adjacent to the Shore Woods and Driftwood Key neighborhoods. The property is a former tree farm owned by Olympic Property Group.