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NBK sailor killed by sniper

  • Jun 7, 2012 at 9:59AM

A sailor assigned to the Naval Base Kitsap Security Detachment was killed in Afghanistan last week. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Edward Brazas, 26, of Greensboro, N.C., had been in the theater for less than one month.

Brief | Fourth annual Kitsap Wine Festival

  • Jun 11, 2012 at 1:48PM

The Kitsap Wine Festival at Harborside Fountain Park in Bremerton returns Aug. 18 from 2 to 5:30 p.m.

Jail staff will see a pair of pay increases this year

  • Jun 22, 2012 at 8:18AM

Kitsap County jailers will get a two percent raise in July and another 1.2 percent raise in December following an arbitrator's ruling earlier this month.

Operation Drywater runs this weekend in Puget Sound

  • Jun 22, 2012 at 8:20AM

Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office Marine Patrol will be out in force on the waters of Puget Sound this weekend in support of the 2012 nationalOperation Drywater campaign.

Summer food program offers area youth nutritious meals

  • Jun 27, 2012 at 10:49AM

With the end of the school year at hand, some students and parents will be seeking options for summer nutrition. Local sites designated by the United States Department of Agriculture may offer a solution.

Incumbent Garrido, Simpson lead in County Commissioner District 2 Race

  • Aug 7, 2012 at 9:47PM

Incumbent Kitsap County Commissioner Charlotte Garrido and challenger Linda Simpson showed early leads in the four person race to the top two primary election for District 2, which covers much of southern Kitsap County.

Kilmer wins

  • Aug 9, 2012 at 2:01PM

Derek Kilmer and his wife, Jennifer, showed up at the Democratic Party headquarters in Silverdale right around 8 p.m. Tuesday as votes in the Sixth Congressional District were still being tallied.

Kitsap County’s forest policy receives support

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 9:50PM

A public hearing Monday night on Kitsap County’s proposed Forest Stewardship Policy elicited several comments from citizens in support of the plan.

Kitsap County commissioner candidate forum

  • Oct 18, 2012 at 12:51PM

It was politics for lunch at the Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce Kitsap County commissioners forum Oct. 11.

Silverdale cityhood set for the February ballot

  • Oct 25, 2012 at 11:34AM

Residents of Silverdale will decide next February whether to set up a city.

Kitsap County incumbent commissioners lead, Derek Kilmer ahead | Election Results

  • Nov 6, 2012 at 8:00PM updated Nov 7, 2012 at 9:57AM

As the presidential results roll in and CNN projects President Barak Obama will be reelected, Kitsap County appears to be sending the two incumbent commissioners back to their seats.

Kitsap County prosecutor considering marijuana cases

  • Nov 14, 2012 at 8:59PM

A couple dozen Kitsap County pot cases will likely go up in smoke in coming days.

Kitsap Regional Library begins online payments for fines and fees

  • Dec 3, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 3:05PM

It is now possible to pay library fines and fees from the comfort of your home or at Kitsap Regional Library’s self-check stations in all nine branch libraries.

Spirits sales up 2.9 percent for first four months of privatization | Washington State Department of Revenue

  • Dec 4, 2012 at 3:11PM

Despite some serious stockpiling in May, spirits sales by volume were 2.9 percent higher during the first four months of privatization than they were a year earlier, the Washington State Department of Revenue reported today.

County and Union negotiations still on the table

  • Dec 20, 2012 at 3:32PM

Contract negotiations between Kitsap County and labor unions representing more than 740 county employees are continuing

Autism center brings hope to Kitsap families

  • Dec 27, 2012 at 2:37PM

Olympic Peninsula Autism Center in Silverdale opened fall of last year. It recently merged with Easter Seals Washington, a move that each believe will benefit both organizations.

Voters reject incorporation for Silverdale

  • Feb 12, 2013 at 8:07PM

Voters were saying "no" to cityhood for Silverdale in the first vote count in Tuesday night's special election.

Winning Kitsap candidates emerge

  • Aug 19, 2008 at 8:24PM

Early primary results were released just after 8:00 p.m., giving Republican Tim Matthes the majority of the vote, followed by Democrat Charlotte Garrido. If these results hold, Monty Mahan will be eliminated from the race.

Kitsap voters oust favored candidates

  • Aug 19, 2008 at 10:10PM updated Sep 11, 2008 at 11:05AM

Sandbags available to the public

  • Jan 7, 2009 at 9:13AM

Ferry Special Report: Local lawmakers join together

  • Jan 29, 2009 at 1:01PM updated at 3:40PM

Just as the squeakiest political wheels often end up with the funding grease, those lawmakers shouting about the need for increased support for Washington State Ferries could end up wasting much of their breath.

Ferry Special Report: WSF plan motivates riders

  • Jan 29, 2009 at 1:00PM updated at 4:39PM

The newly formed “Citizens Write Plan C” group plans to bring its homegrown plan to the State Legislature in early March.

Ferry Special Report: Imagine no ferries

  • Jan 29, 2009 at 12:59PM updated at 3:41PM

It’s not unusual for Kingston’s Rebecca Bilbao to take to the skies out of Sea-tac International for work. She crosses Puget Sound every day, and when her Seattle-based public relations job does take her elsewhere, she’s got a sure system for getting back.

Ferry Special Report: Commuters follow strict routine

  • Jan 29, 2009 at 12:58PM updated at 3:40PM

While nightfall still engulfs Kitsap and most are still tucked away in the coziness of their beds, the commuter’s day begins. It’s a long day, starting shortly after 4 a.m. for some and ending around 6:30 p.m.

'Hey, Shipwreck' creator Patrick Hrabe anchors in Kingston

  • Feb 11, 2009 at 11:00AM updated Feb 13, 2009 at 2:37AM

Patrick Hrabe may live among the rest of us in a physical sense, but his mind is from another space and time. A submariner by trade and artist by choice, Hrabe is the brain and voice behind the wildly popular “Hey, Shipwreck.” The web-based cartoon chronicles two sailors ­— both autobiographical — in a futuristic United Space Navy standing a watch that’s “never gonna end.”

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