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Smaller division, extra seed to playoffs | Sidelines

  • Dec 5, 2014 at 6:00AM

There are fewer 2A teams but more seeds to the West Central District playoffs in Olympic League basketball this season.

Lawmakers looking to toughen law against distracted driving

  • Dec 27, 2014 at 8:00AM

OLYMPIA — For the second straight year, the state has lost out on hundreds of thousands of federal dollars to combat distracted driving.

County increases disposal fees

  • Dec 27, 2014 at 9:00AM

Beginning Jan. 1, new garbage disposal fees will be charged at Kitsap County’s Olympic View Transfer Station (OVTS).

Law enforcement career comes to a close for Sheriff Steve Boyer

  • Dec 27, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Dec 28, 2014 at 11:02AM

If you ask Steve Boyer how he ended up in law enforcement, he’ll tell you about an incident he saw as a boy. “There was a house fire down the street,” Boyer said. “Two little girls were burnt very badly. I remember watching the firemen and the police working so hard to help. A couple of days later I went over to look at the house and I thought ‘I’d like to know what to do in an emergency like that,’” Boyer said.

Attendance at 'The Interview' lags at movie's second showing on Bainbridge

  • Dec 27, 2014 at 11:05AM

Whatever cultural moment the local moviegoing public may have shared at the sold-out premier of the controversial comedy "The Interview" at Bainbridge Cinemas Thursday night, the time has apparently come and gone.

Sheriff's detectives looking for robbery suspect

  • Dec 5, 2014 at 3:24PM

Kitsap County Sheriff’s detectives are searching for a male suspect who reportedly robbed a homeowner earlier Dec. 5 and then fled on foot. The incident occurred around 10 a.m. at a residence in the 5400 block of NE Laura Loop, about a half mile from Suquamish Way on the Port Madison Indian Reservation.

Defense has not approached Prosecutor’s Office regarding school threats case

  • Dec 8, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 12:42PM

The defense attorney for the 18-year-old who allegedly made threats of violent acts against Kingston High School has not approached the Prosecuting Attorney's Office to negotiate the case in the three months since the teen was booked into county jail. Matthew Allen Smiley was booked Sept. 5 after people warned that he had allegedly made threats to shoot a gun at the school. He remains in county jail on $2 million bail.

Sheriff's detectives identify Laura Loop burglary suspect

  • Dec 8, 2014 at 4:26PM

Kitsap County Sheriff’s detectives have identified a suspect believed to have been involved in the burglary of a North Kitsap residence on Dec. 5. Sheriff’s spokesman Deputy Scott Wilson said detectives — “through detailed investigative work” — identified the suspect as Hayden David Armstrong Nunes, 21.

Kingston severe weather shelter open Dec. 9

  • Dec 9, 2014 at 3:02PM

The Kingston Severe Weather Shelter is open Dec. 9.

Body found on Kingston beach

  • Dec 9, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Dec 10, 2014 at 9:59AM

A man's body was discovered on a beach between Indianola and Kingston on the afternoon of Dec. 9.

Edmonds-Kingston ferry route reduced capacity begins Dec. 12

  • Dec 10, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Dec 11, 2014 at 7:33AM

The 144-vehicle Hyak will temporarily replace the 188-vehicle Walla Walla on the Edmonds-Kingston ferry route Dec. 12 through Dec. 16.

KHS wrestlers go 3-14 against PA

  • Dec 11, 2014 at 3:03PM

The Kingston Buccaneers were marred by forfeits and pins in their first conference wrestling meet of the season, against the Port Angeles Roughriders on Dec. 10.

Breakfast is served: Main Street Cafe opens

  • Dec 11, 2014 at 3:47PM

The Main Street Cafe celebrated its grand opening on Dec. 11. Its soft opening was on Nov. 29. The cafe is owned by Darren Gurnee, owner of the Main Street Ale House.

High-wind storm on its way late Dec. 11 to early Dec. 12

  • Dec 11, 2014 at 4:00PM updated at 7:22PM

The Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management activated the county’s Severe Weather Shelter Plan on Dec. 11. Both shelters will open Dec. 11 at 6 p.m. and remain open until Dec. 12 at 7 a.m. The shelters are at Bremerton Food Line, 1600 12th St., Bremerton; and North Kitsap Fire & Rescue, 26642 Miller Bay Road NE, Kingston. For information on getting to a shelter, call 211.

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

Funeral service Dec. 12 for Jenna Rose Fulton | Passages

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 9:48AM

Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visitation on Dec. 12, 11 a.m. to noon, followed by the funeral service at noon at the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribal Center in Little Boston. Interment will take place at the Tribal Cemetery. A reception will follow. ​

Funeral service Dec. 12 for Reginald Fulton | Passages

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 9:46AM

Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visitation on Dec. 12, 11 a.m. to noon, followed by the funeral service at noon at the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribal Center in Little Boston. Interment will take place at the Tribal Cemetery. A reception will follow.​

Safeway hosts a 12th Fan Seahawks and North Kitsap Vikings celebration Dec. 12

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 10:12AM

You’ll meet Seahawk mascot Blitz, the Sea Gals, the Seahawks Blue Thunder Drummers, North Kitsap High School football team and cheerleaders, the school Pep Band, and ASB and school officials.

Celebration of life for Earl Hanson Jan. 9 at Poulsbo First Lutheran Church

  • Jan 6, 2015 at 11:43AM

Earl Hanson lived a full life: World War II veteran. Planner and estimator at Keyport. Skiing instructor. Past president of the Sons of Norway and the Poulsbo Historical Society. Official greeter at the Poulsbo First Lutheran Church’s annual Lutefisk Dinner. Host of countless visitors from Norway and Sapmi (the land of the Saami people). Husband of 61 years. Father, grandfather and great-grandfather. And yet, in his 91 years of life, one experience stood out to him in a unique way, having fed his early moral conscience and sense of social justice.

Suspect pleads guilty to threatening school, released from jail

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 2:09PM

The 18-year-old who threatened to shoot a gun in Kingston High School pleaded guilty and was released from custody Dec. 12. Matthew Allen Smiley was sentenced to three months in the Kitsap County Corrections Center, the standard sentence. Because he received credit for time served and it was his first offense, Smiley was released after pleading guilty.

Body washed up on Kingston beach identified as Burien man

  • Dec 16, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 4:33PM

The body of a man discovered washed up on a Kingston beach the afternoon of Dec. 9 has been identified as Lawrence E. Zane, 73, of Burien.

Bucs win season opener | Girls basketball

  • Dec 16, 2014 at 3:59PM

The Kingston Buccaneers' season began with a 54-58 victory over the North Kitsap Vikings.

Vikings nearly reach triple digits in win over Bucs | Boys basketball

  • Dec 16, 2014 at 4:15PM

The North Kitsap Vikings outscored their North end rivals during the conference-opener Dec. 12. The Vikings won 97-66 at home.

Medical emergency delays ferry from Kingston

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 10:49AM

The 10:25 a.m. sailing from the Washington State Ferries terminal in Kingston was delayed due to a medical emergency on the Tokitae.

Bucs lose to Oly | Boys swim

  • Dec 18, 2014 at 10:11AM

The Bucs lost 90-75 at the North Kitsap Community Pool.

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