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- Mar 23, 2012 at 10:48AM
The team prepares for its first Olympic League game of the season March 29.
- Mar 23, 2012 at 4:25PM
Alice Shea, 91, a long-time Kingston resident, went to be with her Savior, Jesus Christ, March 15, 2012. Her family emigrated from Poland to Canada. She spent her young adult life in Vancouver. She was a cat lover, avid skier, ice skater, hiker, and loved to make rugs.
- Mar 23, 2012 at 4:31PM
Richard Elwood Anderson of Kingston died Feb. 15 at Hospice Care Center in Bremerton. He was 76. Born March 24, 1936 in Glasgow, Mont., to Carl and Ruth Anderson. Survived by wife, Lillian; daughters, Jill Middleton and Holly Wright, both of Kingston; brother, Alan Anderson of Quilcene; grandchildren, Jenna, Haley, Gavin, Jordan and Elijah. Preceded in death by his parents and sister, Janet Egan.
- Mar 23, 2012 at 4:34PM
Betty Tarbill died March 7 in Kingston. She was 86. Born to Von Valjean and Margaret (Fulton) Tarbill in Seattle on March 28, 1925. Married to James M. Grantham from 1943-1976 in Seattle and to Robert Bosanko from 1981-2003 in Kingston. Graduated from Roosevelt High School in Seattle in 1943. Seattle Schools food services supervisor for 27 years, commuted by ferry from Kingston 17 years, retired in 1987.
- Mar 23, 2012 at 4:47PM
While many of the nation’s larger Occupy movements have gone underground, locally the calls for social justice have not. North Kitsap 99% and Occupy Bremerton have teamed up to sponsor their first major event, the Kitsap 99% Spring Gathering at the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribal Center, March 24.
- Mar 24, 2012 at 7:00AM updated Mar 26, 2012 at 2:20PM
Harrison Medical Center is investigating allegations made by a Seattle couple that the medical center failed to identify their injuries from a vehicle collision and provide adequate care.
- Mar 27, 2012 at 12:52PM
The Buccaneers boys soccer team was forced to settle with a tie March 26, after North Mason's Colin Ralston scored three goals in the evening.
- Mar 28, 2012 at 4:28PM
Jennifer Forbes of Poulsbo, a judge pro tem in three municipal courts and District Court, announced her candidacy Wednesday for Kitsap County Superior Court. She is running for the position being vacated by Judge M. Karlynn Haberly, who announced her retirement Wednesday. Forbes has tallied nearly 1,000 hours of pro tem work in the past seven years. In addition, she was recently elected president of the Kitsap County Bar Association.
- Mar 29, 2012 at 8:56AM
Lawyer William C. Houser of Poulsbo announced his candidacy Wednesday for Kitsap County Superior Court. Houser is running for the position being vacated by Judge M. Karlynn Haberly, who is retiring.
- Mar 30, 2012 at 8:00AM updated at 1:27PM
James Streun has been doing Native art since he was a child and he likes contributing to the perpetuation of his culture. A paddle he carved was displayed at The Longhouse Education and Cultural Center at Evergreen State College. His work is about to get more exposure: The 15-year-old Kingston High School freshman belongs to a family of Port Gamble S'Klallam artists chosen to create artwork for the new Point Casino, under construction.
- Mar 29, 2012 at 3:13PM
The expected loss to the 2013 Kitsap County budget if Silverdale successfully incorporates by vote this summer is projected to be $3.5 million – the equivalent of 44 county jobs.
- Mar 30, 2012 at 11:47AM
The first Olympic League soccer game was a good one for the Kingston Buccaneers, especially for Nick Boles.
- Mar 30, 2012 at 9:00PM updated Mar 31, 2012 at 8:31AM
People from area tribes gathered for a Coastal Jam Friday night at Suquamish's House of Awakened Culture in Suquamish Village, sharing traditional songs and dances. The annual Suquamish Renewal Pow-Wow is Saturday, 1-9 p.m., in the House of Awakened Culture. The pow-wow is open to the public.
- Apr 2, 2012 at 11:16AM
Of the 33 boys teams and 27 girls teams that competed March 31 at the Kent-Meridian Invite, it was Kent and Auburn that outmatched the competition.
- Apr 2, 2012 at 3:54PM
Kelcee Chorba, an employee of Wendy's, must have been busy April 2. Not with orders, but greetings.
- Apr 3, 2012 at 5:56AM
Wanted: Someone to serve as member of the U.S. House of Representatives. Great pay and benefits. Length of employment: Two months. Gov. Chris Gregoire on Monday called for an election to fill the vacancy in the 1st Congressional District. The U.S. Constitution requires the governor to order an election to fill a vacancy during a congressional term. The position was vacated by Jay Inslee, who is running for governor.
- Apr 3, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Apr 4, 2012 at 6:47AM
Harrison Medical Center’s plan of correction has been accepted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. The agency will make an unannounced visit to Harrison to ensure the medical center is complying with the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act.
- Apr 4, 2012 at 8:49AM
One of the two final suspects in a multi-agency drug bust last year in Kingston has pleaded guilty to two counts of delivery of marijuana. Puma Miller, 32, is scheduled to be sentenced May 18, 9 a.m. in Kitsap County Superior Court. Kelly Mitchell, 27, is scheduled to go to trial May 8 on a charge of conspiracy to deliver.
- Apr 4, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Apr 5, 2012 at 2:46PM
If the contract for Patrice "Patty" Page is accepted by the majority of school board members, Page, the next superintendent of the North Kitsap School District, will receive $140,000 per year. The school board will vote on the contract April 12, its next scheduled meeting. The meeting begins at 6 p.m. and is open to the public.
- Apr 6, 2012 at 6:00AM updated at 10:03AM
Washington State Patrol is checking its report that a Kingston man died early Friday after his car crashed into a tree and rolled on Viking Way and Nordic Cove, near Scandia.
- Apr 6, 2012 at 7:00PM
In order to host the 2012 13-year-old Babe Ruth World Series, the committee needs to raise a total of $145,000. For Russ Barker and Brent Stenman, fundraising is a process that began about three years ago.
- Apr 6, 2012 at 1:00PM
The second Lil’ Norway track and field invite is scheduled for April 14. More than 1,000 participants from high schools around the state are expected to attend.
- Apr 6, 2012 at 11:00AM
The tryouts will be held at North Kitsap High School Stadium.
- Apr 6, 2012 at 10:21AM
“It was a major malfunction at the communication level there this morning,” Trooper Russ Winger said of an early State Patrol memo that reported a Kingston man had died of injuries from a car crash on Viking Avenue early Friday. “We’re putting out a retraction on the memo. The good news is that he’s not dead.”
- Apr 6, 2012 at 11:47AM
A Suquamish woman reported a bullet "flying past" her head last week at her home. No one was injured.