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55 reports of burglary in four months in north end of Kitsap County

  • Apr 23, 2012 at 6:56AM

The Kitsap County Sheriff’s Department responded to 55 reports of burglary in the north end of the county from Jan. 1 to April 19.

Fred Hill Materials closes with Chapter 7 bankruptcy

  • Apr 23, 2012 at 11:00AM updated Apr 27, 2012 at 9:20AM

In the front office of Fred Hill Materials, display cases reveal decades of public service: Sponsorship ribbons from prize-winning livestock at the Kitsap County Fair, certificates of appreciation, and Little League team photos of the many teams sponsored by the company. The 66-year-old company at one time had 130 employees. Now, Fred Hill Materials, a three-generation concrete materials supplier to the Kitsap and Olympic peninsulas, has closed.

Port has faith in SoundRunner ferry

  • Apr 24, 2012 at 1:00PM updated at 5:03PM

The Port of Kingston has faith that the community can keep SoundRunner afloat. With a 2-to-1 vote at Monday evening's Board of Commissioners meeting, SoundRunner has been given a reprieve at least until Sept. 30.

17 finish 100-mile Lumberjack

  • Apr 26, 2012 at 8:00PM

Of the 27 runners who initially signed up for the 100-mile Lumberjack Endurance Run, 17 finished.

Shoreline money is in, purchase on hold

  • Apr 27, 2012 at 9:00AM updated at 12:23PM

Olympic Property Group and the state Department of Natural Resources are expected to have an agreement in place this summer for the cleanup of the waters adjacent to the Port Gamble mill site.

Poulsbo driver charged with vehicular homicide, assault

  • Apr 27, 2012 at 9:28AM

Kim M. Yeager of Poulsbo was charged with the death of Jenna Carp, 50, of Bremerton in a head-on collision on State Route 305 Dec. 9.

Port does CPR on SoundRunner

  • Apr 27, 2012 at 9:44AM

UPDATED: The Port of Kingston has faith that the community can keep SoundRunner afloat. With a 2-to-1 vote of the Port Commission Monday, SoundRunner has been given a reprieve, at least until Sept. 30.

OPG ‘open’ to S’Klallam acquisition of old mill site

  • Apr 27, 2012 at 12:00PM updated Apr 30, 2012 at 9:19AM

When Port Gamble S’Klallam Chairman Jeromy Sullivan looks at the old Port Gamble mill site across from Point Julia, he envisions something beautiful there.

School board delays building closure until 2013-14 school year

  • Apr 27, 2012 at 12:59PM

Despite having an approximate $1.8 million budget shortfall for the 2012-13 school year, the North Kitsap School Board voted to stall closing a school or other facility.

Kingston currently top of League | Fastpitch

  • May 1, 2012 at 10:15AM

If all goes well this week for the Buccaneers, they will be celebrating an Olympic League title win this week.

Bucs win complicates Vikes title run | Baseball

  • May 1, 2012 at 10:48AM

The Viking baseball team is close to clinching its fourth Olympic League title in a row. A loss to the Buccaneers April 30, however, complicated things.

Kingston, North Kitsap prepare to battle for Regionals | Baseball

  • May 7, 2012 at 12:08PM

Both Kingston and North Kitsap varsity baseball teams are preparing for the District tournament. Top five teams move on.

County wants public input for Hansville traffic study

  • May 7, 2012 at 12:00PM updated May 16, 2012 at 11:17AM

UPDATED: Kitsap County is undertaking a comprehensive traffic study of the greater Hansville area roadways, specifically the "Hansville loop." Study extended to June 7.

At least they haven't tried dynamite

  • May 8, 2012 at 11:08AM

First, Port of Kingston officials hoped the tide would take the carcass away. Then, they towed it to a buoy and tied it there to keep it from returning to the beach. Sheriff's deputies were enlisted to help; they shot at the carcass, hoping to make it sink. Now, port employees have weighted the carcass down with chains and cinder blocks, hoping to send it to the bottom of the Sound.

Six from KHS, one from NK move on to Districts | Tennis

  • May 8, 2012 at 11:16AM

Those who advance to Districts placed in the top six of the Olympic League tournament. The League tournament wrapped up May 7 at North Kitsap High School.

6 from KHS, 1 from NK are District qualifiers | Tennis

  • May 11, 2012 at 4:00PM

The West Central District III tournament is May 12. Both boys and girls will compete for a chance at a State appearance.

Legion program looks to keep players local

  • May 19, 2012 at 6:00AM

The Kitsap Americans baseball team should have some familiar faces on it. That’s promising for head coach Jon O’Connor, who will lead the team in its second season.

NK’s Crabtree seeks fifth; KHS’s Turner, McNurney out | Girls tennis

  • May 18, 2012 at 6:00AM

Of the three singles players from the North Kitsap School District competing in the West Central District III tournament, North Kitsap’s Sydney Crabtree is the only one who remains.

Track and Field prepare for Districts

  • May 19, 2012 at 6:00AM

A list of all the athletes from the North Kitsap School District competing at the West Central District III tournament this weekend.

Bucs take second district title in program history, prepare for Regionals | Baseball

  • May 18, 2012 at 6:00AM

The Buccaneers varsity baseball team sure turned things around.

Stottlemeyer race draws more than 300 riders | Slideshow

  • May 21, 2012 at 1:00PM updated May 22, 2012 at 7:33AM

The three-year-old Stottlemeyer 30/60 Mile Endurance Mountain Bike Race has grown, significantly.

10th annual art festival Wednesday

  • May 21, 2012 at 2:00PM updated May 22, 2012 at 9:03AM

The Festival of The Arts, which started 10 years ago at Kingston Junior High, has grown into a district-wide event. The festival is May 23, 5-9 p.m. in the main building.

UPDATE | Navy frogmen find body of missing diver

  • May 22, 2012 at 7:05AM

A body believed to be a missing diver was recovered Monday evening by Navy divers brought in to help search for the missing man, the Kitsap County Sheriff's Office announced early Tuesday.

Famous private botanical garden in Kingston up for auction

  • May 23, 2012 at 11:00AM updated May 29, 2012 at 9:27AM

Heronswood Gardens, a 15-acre estate features a world-renowned private complex of botanical gardens, is up for auction.

A lot to celebrate: new Point Casino opens

  • Jun 1, 2012 at 8:00AM

The new Point Casino opened to the public Thursday — at 52,000 square feet, it’s more than twice the size of the original casino.

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