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UPDATE | Ferry Tacoma docks after two-hour delay

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 3:15PM

The ferry MV Tacoma slowly made its way into Eagle Harbor by 3 p.m. Tuesday with the help of two tugboats.

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Two-boat service to return to Bainbridge route Wednesday morning

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 8:19PM

The Bainbridge Island to Seattle ferry route will resume two-boat service with the 5:20 a.m. Wednesday, July 30 sailing from Bainbridge, according to Washington State Ferries.

VOTE411.org features 2014 Primary Election online candidate guide

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 11:56AM

After receiving her first primary election ballot, Lucy Copass, a new resident in a Washington town, wondered, “How can I come up to speed on local issues quickly?” A friend suggested she try Vote411.

Plenty of opportunities to meet the candidates

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 11:44AM

Two series of primary election candidate forums are scheduled this month. The primary election is Aug. 5, and the forums feature those races with two or more candidates. All forums are open to the public.

By sea or by land, making the long trek to Bella Bella | Video

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 1:00PM updated at 4:51PM

The distance to Bella Bella, B.C., more than 500 miles away, prompted most indigenous nations on the Olympic Peninsula to modify their plans for this year’s Canoe Journey/Paddle to Bella Bella. But pullers in the Quileute’s Seawolf canoe set out more than a month ago for the remote community north of Vancouver Island on Campbell Island halfway up the coast of mainland British Columbia, where the Heiltsuk Nation is hosting the week-long celebration for this year’s journey from July 13-19.

Kingston girls youth b’ball camps start soon

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 1:03PM

A basketball camp for girls entering grades 4-9 is scheduled on July 14-17 in the Kingston High School Gymnasium.

Eglon man charged with July 2 hit and run in Suquamish

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 4:39PM

Marcus G. Croman bought a retired ambulance in 2010 and outfitted it into a different kind of aid vehicle: A vehicle for his Kingston Rescue Mission, with which to deliver food to people in need. Witnesses say that same vehicle struck a pedestrian on Suquamish Way near Highway 305 and fled the scene late July 2.

Kingston grad recruited by Raiders softball

  • Jul 11, 2014 at 1:00PM

Fresh out of high school, Gabbi Garcia has landed a spot on the Milwaukee School of Engineering Raiders softball roster for the 2015 season.

It's going to be a hot weekend

  • Jul 11, 2014 at 3:20PM

The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for much of Puget Sound, including North Kitsap, from July 12, 11 a.m., to July 14, 6 a.m. Temperatures are expected to climb into the mid-80s to lower-90s this weekend.

July 4 scooter crash investigation continues

  • Jul 12, 2014 at 6:00AM

Kitsap County Sheriff’s investigators had not completed their investigation late this week of a fatal collision on July 4 between a North Kitsap Fire & Rescue engine and a Yamaha scooter, at Miller Bay and West Kingston roads.

Helicopter crashes in water near Kingston; one injured

  • Jul 12, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Jul 14, 2014 at 10:12AM

A group of men working on summer cabins nearby were the first on the scene. “Upon departure, the helicopter was observed by witnesses as flying erratically,” sheriff’s spokesman Deputy Scott Wilson reported. “While at an altitude of approximately 30 feet, the aircraft dropped into a depth of about six feet of water approximately 20 yards from the shoreline.”

Republicans not panicking after finishing second in House races

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 12:56PM

Despite finishing second behind Democrat Nathan Schlicher in the Aug. 5 primary election, State Rep. Jesse Young is optimistic about his changes of winning in the November general election.

Free KHS baseball clinic is July 19

  • Jul 16, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Jul 17, 2014 at 8:09AM

A free baseball clinic for people entering eighth through 12th grade is scheduled for July 19.

Bremerton police ask for help in finding 16-year-old girl

  • Aug 11, 2014 at 12:39PM

The Bremerton Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 16-year-old East Bremerton girl.

Truck driver dies, Highway 104 partially closed

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 4:06PM

State Highway 104 west of the Hood Canal bridge remained partially closed at 2 p.m. July 21, after a morning tractor-trailer wreck killed the truck’s driver, according to State Patrol.

Truck driver who died west of Hood Canal was from Port Angeles

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 9:46AM

A Port Angeles truck driver was killed July 21 when the tractor-trailer he was driving left state Highway 104 near the Hood Canal bridge.

Kingston man charged with second-degree murder in baby’s death

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Jul 23, 2014 at 8:56AM

A Kingston man has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of his 4-month-old daughter, after he allegedly smoked meth and took the baby for a car ride. Attached to the charge is a special allegation of domestic violence. Bail was set at $1 million

Friends of Edward Carl Moff gather July 24, 4-6 p.m. at House of Awakening Culture | Passages

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 6:05AM

The family of Edward Carl Moff (Aug. 28, 1925 - June 5, 2014) is planning an informal social gathering for friends of Carl on July 24, 4-6 p.m., at the House of Awakening Culture in downtown Suquamish.

Farewell to the USS Constellation

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 12:07PM

The USS Constellation (CV-64) left Bremerton on August 8 to head to a Brownsville, Texas scrapyard.

Charles Orbin Brand | Passages

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 8:00AM

Chuck served our country for 22 years in the United States Army, from March 1958 to October 1980, and is a veteran of the Vietnam War. He earned several medals and recognitions, including the Vietnam Service Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Gallantry Cross with Palm, Korean Expeditionary Medal, and Meritorious Service Medal. After his retirement from the Army, he worked at the Trident Refit Facility at Bangor Naval Base in Kitsap County from June 1985 to December 1999.

Mari Lynn McKinstry Lazur | Passages

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 2:41PM

Mari Lynn McKinstry Lazur passed away on Aug. 28 after a courageous battle with brain cancer. She was initially diagnosed in April 2012. After seven surgeries, three chemotherapy agents, radiation, two clinical trials, her fight ended. She passed away peacefully under the care of hospice and her beloved husband and mother.

Community breakfast proceeds will go to mental health services, crisis line

  • Sep 9, 2014 at 8:39AM

North Kitsap Fire & Rescue firefighters and staff are inviting the public to join them in marking the solemn anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks at a free community breakfast on Thursday from 7–10 a.m.

Suquamish Tribe to submit proposal for new Washington state ferry name

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 4:43PM

The Suquamish Tribe is requesting the Washington State Transportation Commission consider naming the new 144-car ferry Suquamish, to recognize the maritime history of the Suquamish people, the significant role the Tribe has played in the history of Washington state, and to commemorate the historical importance of the Suquamish waterfront to the Mosquito Fleet routes in the Central Puget Sound.

Agate Pass Bridge presentation Sept. 9 at Poulsbo City Hall

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 8:09AM

1950: Charles Schulz introduced the Peanuts comic strip. The first nonstop transatlantic jet flight was made in 10 hours and 1 minute. The first successful kidney transplant was performed at Loyola University. And a steel truss cantilever bridge was built across Agate Pass, connecting Bainbridge Island to the Kitsap Peninsula.

Former Kingston High School student charged with felony harassment 'for making threats to kill'

  • Sep 9, 2014 at 9:21AM

A former Kingston High School student was charged in District Court on Sept. 8 with felony harassment for making threats to “shoot up” the school. Matthew Allen Smiley, 18, was arrested the morning of Sept. 5 at his Kingston home. He was arrested for felony harassment and second-degree unlawful possession of a firearm. He was formally charged in District Court with “felony harassment for making threats to kill.”

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