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Democrats want Daugs to replace Brown on county commission

  • Dec 10, 2013 at 1:00PM updated Dec 11, 2013 at 3:42PM

Bremerton City Councilwoman Leslie Daugs has been selected by Kitsap County Democrats to be their first choice to replace Josh Brown on the Kitsap County Board of Commissioners.

Kingston Port Commission makes director candidate an offer

  • Nov 18, 2013 at 2:47PM

Port of Kingston employees will know in a few days if they have a new executive director. An offer to one of the finalists was sent Nov. 18.

School Board to host ‘Community Café’ Nov. 18

  • Nov 18, 2013 at 2:09PM

It’s an opportunity for residents to discuss specific topics with board members in the Kingston High School Commons

Military healthcare has its own set of pros and cons

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 11:37AM

Long before the debate over the Affordable Care Act, the military’s own government-run healthcare system has been, for me, a mixed bag.

Bucs, Vikes fill All-League teams

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Nov 21, 2013 at 5:18AM

The 2013 Olympic League football All-League selections are heavy on the Kingston Buccaneers and North Kitsap Vikings

AED training added to school health requirements

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 7:00AM

While graduating from high school has many requirements, Washington students have another: training in saving lives.

Housing sales slow in November as winter sets in

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 5:00PM

Although the number of homes sold in November and the prices paid were comparable to that of November 2012, home sales overall in the area have slowed from previous months.

Lysiak pleads guilty to possessing stolen mail, stealing identities and bank fraud

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 7:00AM updated Nov 26, 2013 at 12:22PM

Adam J. Lysiak admitted to aggravated identity theft, possession of stolen mail and bank fraud. Sentencing is scheduled for Feb. 28 in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington in Tacoma. Prosecutors said in court he could serve 24 months for the identity theft, and 27 months for the possession of stolen mail and bank fraud charges.

Sen. Murray’s statement on the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s death

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 9:50AM

'For me, it was the day the world got bigger than the small town I lived in. And from that day on, the Kennedy legacy of service was talked about often in my house.'

Highway 305 accident near casino leaves traffic mess

  • Dec 16, 2013 at 8:48AM

A multiple-car accident near the Clearwater Casino on Highway 305 has resulted in a traffic nightmare for commuters heading north on Bainbridge Island across Agate Pass Bridge Monday.

UPDATE | Two injured in Highway 305 accident

  • Dec 16, 2013 at 9:11AM

Two people were injured in a multiple car crash near the Clearwater Casino on Highway 305 Monday.

UPDATE | Traffic still slow near Agate Pass Bridge

  • Dec 16, 2013 at 11:01AM

Drivers heading toward Bainbridge Island via the Agate Pass Bridge continue to face considerable delays Monday morning following a car crash that took out a light pole near the Clearwater Casino.

Bainbridge woman charged with drug possession

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 3:05PM

A Bainbridge Island woman has been charged with a felony count of possession of methamphetamine after police found suspected drugs in a home where she was living in Poulsbo.

Student letters to Santa raises almost $5,000 for Make-A-Wish

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Dec 18, 2013 at 1:56PM

Santa will be busy this week reading the nearly 5,000 letters written by Cougar Valley Elementary students who participated in a special campaign to raise money for charity.

Zero Gravity finds a new home in Silverdale

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 1:51PM

A youth gymnastics center, formerly located in Kingston, is relocating to Silverdale. As of Dec. 1, Zero Gravity Athletics will re-open at 2789 NW Randall Way. The building there has 15,000 square feet of space and high ceilings which is exactly what owner Kenda Moreno said was needed. It was formerly the Mattress Ranch and is next door to Castle's MegaStore.

Recycling options for used cooking oil

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 11:51AM

Fats, oils and grease from kitchens can impact sewer systems in a big way. When poured down a drain inside the house, these items can quickly damage or clog sewage pipes.

Black Friday shoppers: Be savvy, not sorry, by following these simple tips

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 11:30AM

After families have stuffed themselves full of turkey on Thanksgiving Day, they head to bed and often wake before dawn for the biggest shopping day of the year. Black Friday is known for its blockbuster savings that entice consumers to spend their hard-earned money.

Department of Emergency Management advises: Get ready now for winter weather

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 11:27AM

The weather is changing from cold to colder and windy. According to the county Department of Emergency Management, now is a good time to take a look at what supplies you have in the event of a power outage. In addition to fuel for generators, flashlight batteries, and a pile of blankets, it’s also wise not to let your automobile fuel tank get below half full. If the power is out, most gas stations won’t have power to pump fuel.

Taking the ferry Thanksgiving weekend? Plan ahead

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 2:58PM

If you’re taking a state ferry Thanksgiving weekend, plan ahead. The longest lines are expected westbound Nov. 27 afternoon and evening, and eastbound Nov. 29 morning.

Road dedicated to local war hero Bud Hawk

  • Dec 19, 2013 at 3:00PM

"He would have been very proud of you all," said Hawk's daughter Marilyn Harrelson.

Internship provides a roadmap to college and career

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 9:00AM updated Nov 29, 2013 at 10:44AM

Anthony Woelke completed a job program through Coffee Oasis, and an internship with DME Auto Service and now plans to study mechanical engineering.

Speak to ferry system leaders at December community meetings

  • Nov 29, 2013 at 6:00AM

Join Washington State Ferries at community meetings in December to discuss route-specific issues, the legislative session, liquefied natural gas, new vessel construction and long-range planning.

Recycle your Christmas trees

  • Dec 21, 2013 at 9:00AM

Christmas isn’t even here yet, but it’s not too early to plan to recycle your tree.

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.

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