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Casino continues safe driving program on New Year’s Eve

  • Dec 23, 2013 at 9:00AM

Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort is inviting guests to celebrate responsibly with a program encouraging revelers to designate a sober driver for the evening of New Year’s Eve.

Driver airlifted after 305 crash in 'satisfactory condition'

  • Dec 23, 2013 at 3:40PM

After spending days in Harborview Medical Center's intensive care unit, Allan Wodenscheck was in satisfactory condition and moved onto a different floor. Wodenscheck, 24, was airlifted to Harborview Dec. 16 after a head-on collision with a suspected drunken driver near the entrance of Agate Pass Bridge in Suquamish. Wodenscheck had a broken leg, shattered femur, broken ankle, and broken collar bone.

Kingston Food Bank has a new home

  • Dec 2, 2013 at 12:14PM

The Kingston Food Bank has a new home. The food bank moved on Nov. 25 to 26102 Illinois Ave., a two-story house next to the Sheriff’s Department — in time to prepare and distribute 60 Thanksgiving dinner boxes.

Emergency shelter open Dec. 2-6; bus tokens available at Fishline, ShareNet, Helpline House

  • Dec 2, 2013 at 12:56PM

Evening temperatures will dip below freezing this week, prompting the Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management to activate its Severe Weather Shelter Plan. The shelter will be open Dec. 2-6, from 6 p.m. to 7 a.m. each night. Guests will not be able to check into the shelter after 10 p.m.

Ridgetop student arrested for making 'hit list,' threats to kill

  • Dec 26, 2013 at 4:23PM

A 12-year-old Ridgetop Junior High student was arrested Dec. 18 for allegedly creating a plan to shoot students and staff at the school.

USS Stennis commemorates commissioning

  • Dec 26, 2013 at 5:00PM

Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) held a ceremony Dec. 9 in the hangar bay honoring the 18th anniversary of the ship’s commissioning.

Sex offender fails to register

  • Dec 27, 2013 at 8:00AM

A certificate of probable cause shows that Brian Alan Mickelson, a transient, failed to register as a sex offender.

KCMT, brewery eye Courtesy Ford site

  • Dec 6, 2013 at 8:00AM updated at 10:19AM

Two parties are interested in purchasing the former Courtesy Ford property on Viking Avenue. Depending on who prevails, the site will be the home of a brewery or a children’s theater.

Severe-weather shelter remains open

  • Dec 6, 2013 at 12:17PM

If you need bus tokens so you can get to the shelter, contact North Kitsap Fishline, 18916 3rd Ave. NE, Poulsbo, 360-779-5190; ShareNet, 26061 United Road (off Bond Road), Kingston, 360-297-2266; Helpline House, 282 Knechtel Way NE, Bainbridge Island, 206-842-7621.

SR 104 reduced to one lane for guardrail repairs

  • Dec 9, 2013 at 5:12PM

One lane of State Route 104 will be closed on Dec. 11 as state Department of Transportation maintenance crews repair a section of guardrail just west of Barber Cutoff Road and Parcells Road

One man shot at New Year's gathering

  • Jan 1, 2014 at 12:57PM

When officers arrived on scene there were hundreds of people in the area.

SLIDESHOW | Hundreds dive into Olalla Bay during 30th Polar Bear Jump

  • Jan 1, 2014 at 2:09PM

Hundreds of people started the new year taking a dive into the cold clear water of Olalla Bay during the 30th Polar Bear Jump.

Bainbridge sports teams weigh options for league changes

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 9:07AM

An internal survey of head coaches at Bainbridge High shows that most want to stay in the Metro League and not play against schools in the Olympic League

Commissioners expected to decide Monday who will join them

  • Jan 3, 2014 at 10:17AM

Under consideration for the position are three nominees from the Kitsap County Democratic Party.

Sales tax increase now in effect

  • Jan 3, 2014 at 1:53PM

New year, higher taxes. Sales and use taxes across Kitsap County — including Bainbridge Island — went up on Jan. 1 by one-tenth of 1 percent (.001).

Proponents of gun-control initiative submit 95,000 more signatures in support of universal background checks on gun purchases

  • Jan 3, 2014 at 2:36PM

An official with the Washington Office of Secretary of State said this week that supporters of Initiative 594, a gun-control measure that would require universal background checks on gun purchases, may have submitted more than enough signatures to send the initiative to the Legislature this winter.

McDonald’s bids farewell to Colman Dock location

  • Jan 3, 2014 at 3:30PM

Travelers heading home to Bainbridge Island from Seattle won't be able to grab a Big Mac or Bacon McDouble while waiting for the ferry to Bainbridge anymore.

Agreement to locate performing arts center signed

  • Jan 4, 2014 at 8:00AM

A letter of intent between Kitsap County and the West Sound Performing Arts Center for a new theater has been signed.

Deputies who returned fire and shot man have encountered armed suspects before

  • Jan 6, 2014 at 1:51PM

The Washington State Patrol has identified a man who was shot by Kitsap County Sheriff's Office Deputies in Port Orchard during the afternoon of New Year's Eve and say that he initiated the gunfire.

Silverdale woman gets more than 31 years in child torture case

  • Jan 6, 2014 at 2:04PM

After earlier pleading guilty to torturing a child, Viviana Gunn, 34, of the 1100 NW Cloninger Court in Silverdale, was sentenced today in Kitsap County Superior Court to 375 months in prison, or just over 31 years.

Making more mochi proves popular at IslandWood

  • Jan 6, 2014 at 3:50PM

The 25th annual Bainbridge Island Japanese American community traditional mochi tsuki New Year's event was held Sunday, Jan. 5 at IslandWood.

Serious injuries reported in Highway 305 crash

  • Dec 16, 2013 at 9:17AM

UPDATE: The westbound lane (from Bainbridge to Poulsbo) of Highway 305 re-opened about 9:20 a.m., according to North Kitsap Fire & Rescue. "[D]rivers are strongly advised to stay clear of the area as back-ups remain significant," NKF&R reported. "The eastbound lane is expected to remain closed for at least another hour."

Serious-injury crash closes Highway 305 for hours

  • Dec 16, 2013 at 12:00PM updated at 5:15PM

Firefighters from three departments worked to carefully extricate the driver from his crumpled passenger car

DUI suspected in Highway 305 crash; man in serious condition

  • Dec 16, 2013 at 4:29PM

The driver airlifted to Harborview Medical Center Dec. 16 after a head-on collision on Highway 305 was in surgery and headed to intensive care the same afternoon. Harborview spokeswoman Susan Gregg said the driver was in serious condition, a step below critical condition.

Washington ranks ninth nationally for volunteering

  • Jan 8, 2014 at 12:00PM

Volunteers in Washington demonstrated their commitment to improving their communities in a variety of ways last year and ranked ninth among top states, according to the Volunteering and Civic Life in America 2013 report.

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