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Spring sailing schedule and fare changes around the corner

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 1:43PM

Annual peak-season surcharges begin on May 1. Surcharges apply to single-use passenger and driver fares only.

Belfair man wins $1,000,000 playing Washington’s Lottery Gems “Black Diamond” Scratch

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 1:15PM

On Monday, March 17, the man decided to stop by his local Safeway store, after a trip to Bremerton, to purchase a Lottery ticket.

Unemployment rates for February released

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 1:10PM

The unemployment rate for Kitsap County for February was 7.1 percent up from 6.2 in January.

North Kitsap JV defeats Curtis JV 12-11 | Girls lacrosse

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 10:32AM

North Kitsap JV defeated Curtis JV 12-11, March 24 at Strawberry Field. North Kitsap’s eight-member squad, playing without subs, showed grit and endurance in eking out its first win of the season.

North Kitsap JV hosts Curtis JV March 24, 5:30 p.m. | Girls lacrosse

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Mar 25, 2013 at 10:27AM

The North Kitsap JV girls lacrosse team is showing signs of emerging from this rebuilding year a strong, fit, seasoned team.

Kitsap students get first-hand experience in the medical industry

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 10:12AM

On March 21, high school juniors and seniors convened at Harrison Medical Center campuses from Silverdale to Bremerton to participate in Student Job Shadow Day to learn more about medical field job opportunities.

Judge denies request for sanctions against NKF&R lawyer in harassment case

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 1:13PM

Kitsap County Superior Court Judge Jeanette Dalton denied an attorney’s request that North Kitsap Fire & Rescue’s attorney be sanctioned for alleged delays in presenting documents in a harassment lawsuit against the agency.

A special place to play: One boy’s life is inspiration for new playground

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 12:22PM

Remember how it felt to sink both hands, palms down, fingers spread, into fresh wet sand on the beach? Or the exhilaration of rolling down a steep, grassy hill? Remember how it felt to be so close to the sky, you’re sure that you can reach the clouds in just one swing at a time?

Students release fry into natural environment this week

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 4:28PM

This week, students across Kitsap County said goodbye to salmon they've been raising for the last few months in classroom tanks.

Suquamish community becomes one for project

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 6:00AM

The school completed a river rock project in front of the school on March 8.

They gave their lives protecting our right to know | In Our Opinion

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 1:53PM

Since 1992, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists, more than 1,000 journalists worldwide have been killed while serving the public’s interests. The CPJ database includes journalists who were murdered or killed while on dangerous assignment; the database does not include journalists killed in accidents while doing their jobs. But we know that number is significant. And sadly, that list now includes two KOMO News staffers: veteran photojournalist Bill Strothman, 62, of Bothell, and helicopter pilot Gary Pfitzner, 59, of Issaquah.

Poulsbo’s quintuplets, eight years later

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 6:00AM

In the event you stop in at the Vintage Housewife on Front Street, the answer to your question is, “Yes, they do all belong to Courtnee.” Mike and Courtnee Stevenson’s quintuplets turn 8 on March 30. As Western Washington’s first set of quintuplets, the children are accustomed to attention; they’ve been the subject of news stories and a local wall calendar, and in 2011 were guests on KING-5 TV’s New Day Northwest.

New column explores homelessness causes, solutions | View from the Street

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 1:41PM

I have been homeless before. The purpose of this column is to bring awareness to our area about homelessness in our community and break common stereotypes about how people become homeless.

Sound Brewery to get more juice

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 11:41AM

Poulsbo City Council approved a new power line on Viking Avenue for Sound Brewery's expanded operation.

You can grow your own way | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 8:00AM

Turning back yards, front yards, and more into small farms growing truly local food. Urban farming takes root in Kitsap.

Keeping vegetables warm and growing | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 23, 2014 at 10:00AM

From hoop houses to cold frames, raised beds and more, there’s a variety of ways to grow at home.

A good time to buy — and sell — a home

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 9:16AM

The median home price in Kitsap County was $235,000 in February, the fifth-highest median price in the 21 Western Washington counties in the Northwest Multiple Listing Service.

County closing Little Valley Road to through traffic

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 9:58AM

“Little Valley Road is a residential road that was designed for local access,” Public Works traffic engineer Jeff Shea said on the county's website. “With only a couple of homes adjacent to the road we would expect about 30 to 50 vehicle trips per day on that road.”

Kitsap unemployment rate in January: 6.4 percent

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 9:18AM

The jobless rate was 6.4 percent in Kitsap County in January, the fifth-lowest in Washington state. King County had the lowest, 5.2 percent, followed by Whitman, 5.5 percent; Asotin, 5.7 percent; and Snohomish, 6 percent.

Harrison, ProTech workers still don’t have deal

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 5:39PM

Geiger said union members would be leafleting on Wednesday and Thursday in Bremerton and Silverdale. On Friday afternoon, union members plan to be out along Wheaton Way doing even further public outreach.

Prep sports schedules for March 21-28

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 5:30PM

North Kitsap and Kingston varsity soccer go head-to-head March 22

Cousins return to the field after training in Brazil

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 6:00PM

NK Vikings boys soccer will have ‘new identity’ this season

Poulsbo is emerging as a four-year college town

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 3:12PM

City Councilman Stern: ‘We’re not just Little Norway’

Elizabeth Larson | Passages

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 4:44PM

A memorial gathering will be held March 22, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at White Horse Golf Club, 22795 Three Lions Place.

Adrian Ramiro Garcia | Passages

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 4:44PM

A celebration of his life will take place at Island Center Hall on Bainbridge on March 22, 2 p.m. through Cook Family Funeral Home. Donations may be made to Seattle Children’s Hospital Foundation and Ronald McDonald House Charities in Seattle.

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