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Restaurateur charged in tax theft pleads not guilty; trial set for February

  • Dec 15, 2011 at 2:58PM

The operator of restaurants in Kitsap and Jefferson counties who was charged with filing false tax returns last month has pleaded not guilty in Kitstap County Superior Court.

Kingston basketball teams, North Kitsap girls basketball are undefeated in League

  • Dec 16, 2011 at 10:46AM

Summary of basketball and swimming for the week of Dec. 11-17

North Kitsap's post offices safe from closures and cutbacks, for now

  • Dec 20, 2011 at 12:38PM

The U.S. Postal Service has proposed closing 3,700 post offices nationwide and about 250 mail processing centers — including eight in Washington state — and ending Saturday service to close a $9.2 billion deficit. No closures are expected until after May. Some $5.5 billion of that $9.2 billion is money the USPS must pay annually until 2016 to pre-fund 75 years of future retiree health benefits, as required by the 2006 Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act.

Borrowed Kitchen Bakery making doughnations

  • Dec 21, 2011 at 1:36PM

The owners of the Borrowed Kitchen Bakery are using their dough for donations. Until the end of December, Lacey Menne Anders and Kory Anders are donating a loaf of bread to the Kingston Food Bank for every dollar donated to the business. About 247 loaves have been baked and donated. The goal is to reach 300 by Friday.

North Kitsap girls basketball record spoiled by Port Angeles

  • Dec 21, 2011 at 4:29PM

The Kingston High School boys basketball team remains undefeated in the Olympic League

Environmental damage from derelict vessel minimized

  • Dec 23, 2011 at 9:00AM updated Dec 28, 2011 at 5:37AM

A stock of marine spill response equipment at the Port of Kingston Marina gave local firefighters the chance to quickly limit the damage from the sinking of a motor vessel in the waters of Miller Bay Thursday.

State ferry Walla Walla delayed because of onboard car accident

  • Dec 27, 2011 at 3:19PM

The state ferry Walla Walla is running about 15 minutes late because of an onboard car accident on an earlier run. The mishap was expected to affect the 2:30 and 4 p.m. sailings from Kingston and the 3:15 and 4:45 p.m. sailings from Edmonds.

All of Kitsap may move to Congressional District 6

  • Dec 28, 2011 at 3:00PM updated Dec 29, 2011 at 12:51PM

The Washington Redistricting Commission released the first bipartisan plan for redrawing the state's Congressional districts Wednesday

Heater sparked travel trailer blaze

  • Dec 29, 2011 at 3:52PM

Pet cat killed, no injuries to civilians or firefighters.

NKF&R wages capped for next three years

  • Dec 29, 2011 at 4:54PM

In their final meeting of 2011, North Kitsap Fire & Rescue commissioners Tuesday night signed contracts with employee groups that cap wage increases at 0 percent for the next three years. The contract sealed the latest in a series of cost-saving measures to help the district maintain levels of service as property tax revenues – about 90 percent of fire district funding – continue to drop.

Looking back at 2011 in sports

  • Dec 31, 2011 at 6:00AM

Team's from Kingston and North Kitsap high schools continued to raise standards and make history at their schools in 2011.

No spill from grounded tugboat in Kingston

  • Dec 30, 2011 at 12:02PM

A tugboat that ran aground around 9 p.m. Thursday night in Kingston's Apple Tree Cove was refloated and escorted to Port Townsend for inspection, but lost power again at 9:45 a.m. today.

Going out on New Year’s? Don’t drive drunk

  • Dec 30, 2011 at 12:00PM updated at 3:39PM

Officers from the Kitsap County Sheriff’s and Poulsbo Police departments made about 140 DUI arrests in the area in 2011. Cab companies around North Kitsap implore celebrants to get a safe ride home New Year’s Eve — either with them, or by designating a sober driver.

Ferries switch to winter schedule on Sunday

  • Dec 30, 2011 at 3:34PM

Washington state ferries will begin operating on their Winter 2012 schedule on Sunday.

The Zone Sportsplex will close on Jan. 15

  • Jan 3, 2012 at 3:00PM updated Jan 4, 2012 at 9:29AM

As of Jan. 15, The Zone Sportsplex will no longer exist. Sportsplex employee Josh Kostic confirmed Tuesday the business would close. He made no further comment. Calls to owner Brian Edgren have not been returned.

Injury crash was 56th on Hansville Road since 2005

  • Jan 3, 2012 at 3:00PM updated Mar 24, 2012 at 6:39AM

A vehicle collision on Hansville Road Dec. 30 raised the total number of injury collisions on that road to 56 in approximately a six-year period.

Pet owner believes dog's death is suspicious

  • Jan 4, 2012 at 10:00AM updated Jan 5, 2012 at 4:09PM

It wasn’t like Jake to be away from the house when they got home from work. It was after 6 p.m. Tuesday and it was dark. Kelly Moran and his wife looked for their Maltese on their property, tucked on a cul de sac that backs onto a forest above Indianola. They found Jake under the deck.

Sequim Wolves fall to undefeated Kingston Buccaneers

  • Jan 4, 2012 at 11:05AM

The game against the Kingston High School Buccaneers boys basketball team was hard-fought. However, the Sequim Wolves were unable to issue the Bucs their first defeat in League play.

Kitsap Co. Superior Court Judge Theodore Spearman dies

  • Jan 4, 2012 at 2:00PM updated at 5:30PM

Kitsap County Superior Court Judge Theodore Spearman died Tuesday night at the Seattle hospital where he had been treated for a brain aneurysm.

Kingston High School prep sports lead competitions in first week of January

  • Jan 5, 2012 at 12:17PM

A summary of prep sports Jan. 2-5 from teams in the North Kitsap School District.

Two burglary suspects sought; flee house when resident arrives

  • Jan 5, 2012 at 4:16PM

Two burglary suspects are still on the loose after a Hansville resident reported two men dashed from her home on Hood Canal Drive. The suspects are white males, each in their 20s, according to information provided by the Kitsap County Sheriff's office. At the time, the suspects were wearing mostly black, with black and white gloves. One had blue jeans, the other had black pants, according to a sheriff's report.

Adult suspect in Airsoft shooting gets community service, fines in diversion agreement

  • Jan 5, 2012 at 5:08PM

A suspect in a night of pranks that left two people with bruises from Airsoft pellets has reached a pre-trial agreement with Kitsap County District Court. Dec. 30, George C. Hill III will serve 200 hours of community service, pay financial penalties and restitution, and agrees to remain law-abiding for five years in a diversion agreement reached with the Prosecuting Attorney's office. Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Barbara Dennis said the diversion agreement is a contract between the defense and the prosecutor’s office.

S'Klallam Singers help dedicate new state ferry Kennewick

  • Jan 6, 2012 at 10:43AM

The Port Gamble S'Klallam Singers are helping to dedicate the new Washington state ferry Friday (today), 11 a.m., at the Port Townsend ferry terminal. Three S'Klallam bands will be represented: Lower Elwha, Jamestown, and Port Gamble.

Apple, tribal education leaders discuss new technology uses

  • Jan 6, 2012 at 1:08PM

Among the presenters was a representative from Apple, who shared the opportunities available for tribes to get in on the technology game. Renee Radcliff Sinclair, of Strategic Initiatives in Lynnwood, told tribal leaders about a recently produced Cherokee language application for Apple products. "How can we help your children tell the story of your culture?" Sinclair said of the app's use.

Dog’s death holds lesson for pet owners

  • Jan 9, 2012 at 10:00AM updated Jan 10, 2012 at 7:13AM

Jake the Maltese’s mysterious death has been solved. And there’s an important lesson for pet owners. Dr. Kristin Mansfield, a veterinarian with the state Department of Fish and Wildlife, says a coyote likely killed Jake because it saw the dog as a competitor, not as food.

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