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- Jun 25, 2012 at 3:00PM updated Jun 27, 2012 at 9:48PM
In various neighborhoods around Kingston, Indianola and Suquamish, officers have identified 21 incidents of vehicle windows being shattered
- Jun 27, 2012 at 9:28AM
Traveling with fireworks for July 4 celebrations? Make sure they're accessible for Washington State Patrol officers to examine.
- Jun 28, 2012 at 1:00PM updated Jun 29, 2012 at 10:23AM
An 80-year-old Bainbridge Island woman drove her car into Liberty Bay off Lemolo Drive, but was able to walk away.
- Jun 29, 2012 at 8:00AM
If the owner of Belfair Truck and Auto Wrecking had had all the necessary permits to store Aurora Fireworks’ supply, the bullet that detonated $50,000 worth of fireworks may have never happened.
- Jul 2, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 4:44PM
UPDATE: Smoke, which turned out to be the result of a generator problem, aboard the SoundRunner’s 65-foot Spirit of Kingston passenger ferry may cause problems for Poulsbo's 3rd of July run.
- Jul 5, 2012 at 2:00PM updated Jul 6, 2012 at 2:04PM
North Kitsap Fire & Rescue crews responded to an average of about seven calls per day. In the period between 8 a.m. on July 4 and 8 a.m. on July 5, NKF&R firefighters answered 14 emergency calls, spokeswoman Michele Laboda reported. Only two calls involved fireworks.
- Jul 5, 2012 at 4:19PM
While the SoundRunner passenger ferry service is growing in ridership, buoying the Port of Kingston’s goal to continue the service, port commissioners will still need to allocate $90,000 to run the service through Sept. 30.
- Jul 5, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Jul 6, 2012 at 7:46AM
At approximately 5 p.m. July 7 at Kola Kole Park, Ross McCurdy will throw a grape forward into the air, sprint and attempt to catch the grape in his mouth. McCurdy, owner of the Oak Table Cafe, will try to set a Guinness World Record for grape catching - greatest distance caught (self-thrown). But the main reason for the effort is to raise money for uveitis research.
- Jul 6, 2012 at 1:00PM updated Jul 9, 2012 at 3:35PM
Dr. Richard Jones, whose tenure as superintendent of North Kitsap School District ended June 30, has a new job: superintendent of the Napavine School District. Napavine, a Class 2B district, has three schools and 779 students.
- Jul 9, 2012 at 10:49AM
Jan Zufelt of John L. Scott Real Estate was throwing candy in the Kingston Fourth of July Parade when she threw something she didn’t mean to. A ring her husband gave her 40 years ago came off her finger.
- Jul 10, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 7:24PM
The Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe is expanding its reservation by nearly 400 acres, after land acquired from DNR is approved for trust status.
- Jul 10, 2012 at 2:47PM
The Kingston Buccaneers are out a head football coach. Dan Novick resigned from his positions at Kingston High School following an offer to become assistant principal at Ridgetop Junior High in the Central Kitsap School District.
- Jul 10, 2012 at 2:00PM updated Jul 11, 2012 at 7:16AM
Ross McCurdy may have set a new world record for the longest self-thrown grape catch July 7. The record awaits verification by Guinness World Records. One thing is for sure, though — McCurdy’s effort raised $2,000 for uveitis research.
- Jul 12, 2012 at 9:00AM updated at 11:47AM
A North Kitsap man was injured and taken to a local hospital when a homemade explosive device malfunctioned Wednesday afternoon.
- Jul 12, 2012 at 1:27PM
Carolyn Ferguson Neal, who retired June 30 as executive director of the Kitsap County Historical Society's Museum in Bremerton, has deep roots in Kitsap County. Neal's great-grandparents homesteaded in Breidablick in North Kitsap in the 1880s and her parents moved to Bremerton during World War II.
- Jul 13, 2012 at 1:00PM
Thirty-nine years of painting currently hangs inside ChocMo. It’s that same 39 years that have led to James Andrews’s first art show. On July 19 from 7-9 p.m. at ChocMo, Andrews will present his paintings to the public.
- Jul 12, 2012 at 4:54PM
Marine biotoxins that cause paralytic shellfish poisoning, also known as PSP and red tide, have been detected in high levels in a shellfish sample from the eastern shore of Kitsap County, the Kitsap Public Health District reports.
- Jul 13, 2012 at 11:17AM
View dramatic weather photography and time-lapse footage of Friday's storm on SkunkBayWeather.com
- Jul 13, 2012 at 11:00AM updated Jul 17, 2012 at 9:09AM
Plans to hold an August vote on the incorporation of Silverdale will now have wait until spring of 2013 or later.
- Jul 16, 2012 at 3:00PM updated Jul 19, 2012 at 10:05AM
The fair is organized by Joanna Kirkwood, who is graduating with a degree in fashion marketing and management from Art Institute of Seattle. Sponsors include the Poulsbo Athletic Club; Maxx Nutrition; Think Thin, a maker of organic and low-carb foods; Popchips, a maker of health snack foods; and Franklin Chiropractic of Silverdale.
- Jul 16, 2012 at 3:00PM updated Jul 19, 2012 at 10:04AM
Circus Gatti puts on a three-ring show July 19, 2 and 7 p.m., at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds in Bremerton. Tickets are available online. Circus Gatti is stopping in Bremerton after a two-day show in Olympia. Next stop: Creston, British Columbia.
- Jul 16, 2012 at 4:17PM
Residents can meet and question the three candidates for 23rd District state representative, position 2, on Monday, 6:30 p.m. at Poulsbo City Hall. It’s the latest in a series of public forums hosted in various parts of the county by the League of Women Voters.
- Jul 19, 2012 at 12:57PM
Kitsap County is moving forward with plans to reign in the ever surging cost of employee health care and is looking to save millions of dollars.
- Jul 19, 2012 at 1:01PM
Economists say Kitsap County is faring better than most, unemployment cut in half
- Jul 19, 2012 at 2:00PM updated Aug 1, 2012 at 12:16PM
The Kitsap County Fire Marshal says outdoor burning remains permissible in Kitsap County, under the usual rules, despite recent notices in the media including Kitsap in a regional outdoor burn ban.