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Decision day nears for voters, candidates

  • Oct 27, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Oct 28, 2014 at 3:58PM

North Kitsap voters will help decide who represents them in 10 other local and state offices, and will select justices in two state Supreme Court races. They will also decide two local measures related to fire department funding, as well as two statewide measures related to background checks on gun purchasers.

Harrison Medical Center board approves single hospital campus

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 3:34PM

The Harrison Medical Center Board of Directors has given their final approval to a plan that will consolidate acute hospital care services at their Silverdale Campus, according to a press release from CHI Franciscan and Harrison Medical Center.

North Kitsap High School student arrested on suspicion of gun threat

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 9:09AM

A student was arrested and booked into juvenile detention Oct. 28 for allegedly threatening to harm other students at North Kitsap High School.

Local districts discussed crisis prevention four days before shooting

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 11:09AM

By happenstance, school districts and law enforcement from Kitsap and Jefferson counties came together Oct. 20 to discuss the creation of a cooperative focused on school safety and security, four days before the shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School.

Elementary, middle schools locked down after husband allegedly threatens to kill wife

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 1:31PM

Poulsbo Elementary and Poulsbo Middle schools went on lockdown after the husband of an elementary employee allegedly threatened to kill her, according to Police Chief Alan Townsend.

Bucs can disrupt postseason plans for Wolves, Riders | Football

  • Oct 30, 2014 at 1:26PM

They've earned the opportunity, now it's up to the Port Angeles and Sequim football teams to seize the moment — and possibly a playoff berth.

Stories about shooting victims can wait until families are ready

  • Oct 31, 2014 at 10:08AM

This is our community. These are our neighbors. These are people's lives, not a race for ratings.

Bucs keep their season alive | Football

  • Nov 3, 2014 at 10:46AM

The Kingston Buccaneers kept their season alive Oct. 30 with one of their highest-scoring games of the season.

Decision day is here for voters, candidates | 2014 Election

  • Nov 4, 2014 at 10:15AM

It's a significant election. Post-election, Kitsap County will have a new sheriff (Undersheriff Gary Simpson is unopposed in his campaign to succeed Steve Boyer, who is retiring), a new assessor (Paul Avery is retiring after 16 years), a new auditor (Walt Washington is retiring after six years in the job), and a new District Court judge (James Riehl is retiring)

Voters approve North Kitsap, Poulsbo Fire funding measures | 2014 Election

  • Nov 4, 2014 at 7:43PM

North Kitsap voters supported two ballot propositions to fund local fire and rescue services Nov. 4.

Bucs upset Riders in tiebreaker | Football

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 11:31AM

The Bucs play the Franklin Pierce Cardinals in the playoffs for a shot at a State Tournament berth.

Winn finishes 70th at State | Cross country

  • Nov 10, 2014 at 2:48PM

The only cross country runner competing in the 2A Championships from the North Kitsap School District finished in the middle of the pack Nov. 8.

Chance of midweek snow in North Kitsap; severe weather shelter opens

  • Nov 11, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 3:57PM

The National Weather Service is predicting a 50 percent chance of snow Nov. 13 in North Kitsap.

Toys For Tots still in need

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 3:31PM

Toys can be dropped off at a number of locations in Silverdale and Bremerton

Attorney General’s Office recommendation could save Puget Sound Energy customers money

  • Dec 4, 2014 at 9:36AM

The Attorney General’s Office filed testimony recommending a lower profit margin that could ultimately save customers as much as $35 million every year.

Sheriff’s department mourning loss of deputy

  • Dec 4, 2014 at 11:00AM

Deputy Sheriff Philip Benjamin Doremus, III, 54, died at his South Kitsap home Nov. 30, from complications of cancer.

Vikings lose to Spartans, defeat Chimacum; Bucs outlast Eagles | Boys basketball

  • Dec 4, 2014 at 12:18PM

If there is one thing the Vikings learned during the game against the Bainbridge Island Spartans, it’s that they need to get taller.

Tibbs re-elected as GOP county chair

  • Dec 5, 2014 at 7:00AM

Kitsap County Republican Party Chairman Chris Tibbs became the first person to be re-elected to the position since 2002.

Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and IMF to hire 850 workers

  • Dec 5, 2014 at 8:00AM

Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility announced last week that it plans to hire 850 employees to fill entry level positions.

Commissioner-elect Wolfe names transition team

  • Nov 14, 2014 at 4:29PM

District 3 County Commissioner-elect Ed Wolfe has organized a transition team of community and industry leaders to assist him in the weeks ahead as he prepares to begin his commission term. “My years of experience in government, law and the private sector have prepared me to serve as a county commissioner,” Wolfe said in the announcement. “Part of that preparation includes surrounding myself with those who can provide the best guidance and advice on how to get to work quickly and efficiently.”

Vikings volleyball advance to semifinals, Bucs eliminated by Burlington-Edison

  • Nov 15, 2014 at 7:15PM

The North Kitsap Vikings advanced to the semifinals of the 2A State Volleyball Tournament, after defeating Woodland 3-1 in the quarterfinals Nov. 14. The Vikings were scheduled to play Sehome at 1 p.m., Nov. 15 at Pierce College.

Puget Sound Energy has $40 for you

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 2:17PM

Residential electric customers will each receive $40 from sale of Jefferson County system

No decision reported regarding July 4 fatal crash

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Nov 18, 2014 at 9:57AM

All reports related to the July 4 fatal collision between a North Kitsap Fire & Rescue engine and a Yamaha scooter were forwarded by the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office to the prosecutor’s office in October. What will happen next was not known on Nov. 17.

Creative Office Guru is now Empty Nest Graphics

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Nov 20, 2014 at 3:19PM

Creative Office Guru, a graphic design company owned by Shirley Bomgaars of Kingston, is now Empty Nest Graphics. Creative Office Guru opened more than five years ago with the intent of providing remote administrative services for small businesses with an emphasis on publication design. As each year passed, the business’s design services became more in demand and, Bomgaars said, “I realized that it was my passion.”

Storm update: Schools, local ferries on regular schedule

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 8:07AM

Widespread outages reported in North Kitsap; 44,712 affected in Puget Sound Energy's service area

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