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A mission for the spooky season | Stars Above Kitsap

  • Nov 7, 2015 at 6:00AM

The Season of Dark swirls around us at this New Moon in Scorpio (Nov. 11, 9:47 a.m. PST). As the night force overtakes the day force, and the veil thins, psychologically, the doors to our personal caverns open too.

Walla Walla Vintners continues to shine | Great Northwest Wines

  • Nov 7, 2015 at 6:00AM

It’s been quite a year for the team at Walla Walla Vintners. Led by owners Gordy Venneri and Myles Anderson and winemaker William VonMetzger, this winery east of downtown Walla Walla has been capturing medals and acclaim at a fast clip in 2015.

Jingle Fest Holiday Craft & Gift Show Nov. 7 at Silverdale Beach Hotel

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 10:30AM

Proceeds from the Jingle Fest Holiday Craft & Gift Show will benefit Meals on Wheels Kitsap. The event is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Best Western Silverdale Beach Hotel, Admiral Ballroom, 3073 NW Bucklin Hill Road, Silverdale.

New bookstore, poetry readings, author workshop | Bookends

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 10:28AM

Liberty Bay Books opened a Bremerton store for the holiday months of November and December. The location: 409 Pacific Ave., near Hot Java and the Admiral Theater.

Imbibing with your Paperwhites | Kitsap Weekly

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 10:13AM

With recent events revolving around alcoholic beverages, it is not surprising I would turn my November column into how-to-liquor-up-paperwhites to stunt their growth.

Grub Hut owners open yoga studio

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 10:00AM

Pardon the alliteration, but just down the street from their place to eat, the Pickards have opened “Sweet Heat.” And it’s, ahem, pretty neat.

County wants your input on the draft Comprehensive Plan

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 9:57AM

Kitsap County’s Department of Community Development will host hosting three open houses so the public can learn about the Comprehensive Plan Update. The Comprehensive Plan guides county decisions and services on a wide range of topics including housing, transportation, land use, parks, natural environment and more.

Grateful for businesses’ support of school event

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 9:52AM

Kingston Middle School would like to send out a great, big, public thank you to the following Kingston businesses: Albertsons, Borrowed Kitchen Bakery, Sweet Life Cakery, Little City Candy, and Food Market at Kingston.

New chapter for Port of Kingston

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 9:51AM

I wanted to be among the first here to congratulate commissioner-elect Mary McClure. The Port of Kingston’s moving into a new chapter and “You’re off to great places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So get on your way!” (Dr. Seuss).

Low-income residents getting priced out as subsidized apartments convert to market-rate

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 9:45AM

In September, Woodcreek Apartments began asking some tenants to leave so renovations could be made to the property. Woodcreek provided affordable housing and had long participated in a USDA Rural Development voucher program called Section 515. Some renters paid as little as $50 a month, according to Jeff Miller, CEO of Pacific Living Properties, which manages Woodcreek.

District and state playoff schedule | Updated

  • Nov 5, 2015 at 2:00PM updated at 7:03PM

Here is the postseason playoff schedule, as of Nov. 6

Doubles champs have been best friends since fifth grade

  • Nov 5, 2015 at 2:42PM

North Kitsap seniors Nick Butler and Josh Benson won the District Doubles Tournament Oct. 31 at the Kitsap Tennis and Athletic Center in Bremerton.

Leads holding in council, school board races | 2015 Election

  • Nov 5, 2015 at 8:00AM updated at 2:35PM

In the latest vote count, incumbent Bill Webb extended his lead over Deborah Simon in the race for North Kitsap School Board, District 5

Robbins, Almond elected to school board; Webb leads by 99 votes | North Kitsap School Board

  • Nov 3, 2015 at 8:00PM updated Nov 4, 2015 at 5:54PM

Voters elected two new members of the North Kitsap School Board Nov. 3. A third position was too close to call. Retired principal Glen Robbins defeated Scott Henden in the race for North Kitsap School Board, District 4.

Thomas wins full term on City Council; McGinty elected to seventh term | Poulsbo City Council

  • Nov 3, 2015 at 8:00PM updated Nov 4, 2015 at 11:06AM

Ken Thomas was elected to a full term on the Poulsbo City Council, Position 1, Nov. 3. In unofficial election results posted at 8:05 p.m., Thomas has 790 votes to Amanda Cheatham’s 509. Poulsbo City Council members are elected to four-year terms. They receive $700 a month.

Gateway Fellowship’s Operation Day of Hope assists 807

  • Nov 4, 2015 at 6:00AM updated at 10:54AM

The national recession of the last decade left many residents of Kitsap County in despair. Many residents lost their jobs. They and many others struggled to make ends meet and provide for their families. Gateway Fellowship of Poulsbo saw a solution: A Day of Hope, in which volunteers would meet the needs of residents going through a rough patch.

Unofficial election results as of 8:10 p.m. Nov. 3

  • Nov 3, 2015 at 8:36PM

Some highlights: Port Orchard Mayor Tim Matthes ousted in favor of Rob Putaansuu. Cary Bozeman, former mayor of Bellevue and Bremerton, returns to public life as Port of Bremerton commissioner.

It's Election Day. Get your ballots in by 8 p.m.

  • Nov 3, 2015 at 8:00AM updated at 3:58PM

Today is Election Day. Ballots must be postmarked today or deposited into a dropbox by 8 p.m. Voters will decide whether to grant the Kitsap County Public Utility District the authority to become a wastewater utility.

Thanks to kindergarten, overall enrollment is up in North Kitsap School District

  • Nov 3, 2015 at 3:56PM

Fewer students than were projected have settled into North Kitsap schools for the 2015-16 school year. But the enrollment number is still up over last school year, and that means more average-daily-attendance funding from the state.

Buccaneers, Vikings playoff schedule

  • Nov 3, 2015 at 10:33AM

The Bucs face Steilacoom at 7 p.m. Nov. 3 in a West Central District football playoff, at Blair Taylor Field.

Give WSP troopers room to work

  • Oct 30, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Nov 3, 2015 at 10:09AM

The Washington State Patrol reminds motorists to move over to give troopers room as they work along area highways.

Bremerton man arrested after driving 14 miles against SR 3 traffic

  • Nov 2, 2015 at 7:00PM updated Nov 3, 2015 at 10:06AM

Two Kitsap County Sheriff's deputies, a Washington State Patrol trooper and a Poulsbo police officer teamed up to stop an alleged drunken driver who drove the wrong way 14 miles against traffic on State Route 3 Nov. 1.

Make your vote count — use it | In Our Opinion

  • Nov 2, 2015 at 9:00AM updated Nov 3, 2015 at 9:47AM

Nov. 3 is Election Day. If you haven’t voted, we urge you to do so. Ballots must be postmarked by that day or deposited into an election dropbox by 8 p.m. Election Day.

Matthes apologizes for altercation, but says he followed the law during meeting

  • Nov 2, 2015 at 1:00PM updated Nov 3, 2015 at 8:58AM

In the aftermath of a Friday altercation between Mayor Tim Matthes and Teresa Osinski, executive vice president of the Kitsap County Home Builders Association, Matthes today (Nov. 2) offered an apology to City of Port Orchard staff, citizens and his supporters.

Olympic defeats North Kitsap for league title | Football

  • Nov 2, 2015 at 5:31PM

The Olympic Trojans beat the North Kitsap Vikings 17-14 Oct. 30 at Silverdale Stadium to win the league football title and keep their undefeated record intact.

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