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Lots of shelter from the storm, not many takers

  • Dec 3, 2010 at 5:00PM updated Dec 8, 2010 at 7:36PM

Despite efforts to shelter the homeless and those without power from last week’s snow storm, Kitsap County’s severe weather shelters saw low turnout and two of the three overnight county shelters saw no one at all. Open from Nov. 19 to 24, three shelters — Coffee Oasis and St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Bremerton and First Lutheran Church in Poulsbo

Fruitcake: The gift that keeps on... being re-gifted

  • Dec 6, 2010 at 4:00PM updated Dec 10, 2010 at 9:37AM

Two things, they say, will survive a nuclear attack: cockroaches and fruitcake.

Riders still on board with struggling Kingston passenger ferry

  • Dec 7, 2010 at 12:00PM updated Dec 22, 2010 at 3:47PM

Wednesday storm rattles, then drenches North Kitsap

  • Dec 8, 2010 at 5:59PM

A sudden storm shook North Kitsap with lightning and thunder at about 7 a.m. Wednesday and was followed by scattered downpours. Rain showers are likely to linger through the week, with overnight lows in the low 40s.

Weekend rainstorm soaks North Kitsap; power restored in Suquamish

  • Dec 12, 2010 at 2:00PM updated Dec 13, 2010 at 9:45AM

Rodolf exemplifies Bucs skill on the mat

  • Dec 17, 2010 at 10:27AM

Returning wrestlers help Bucs continue on an undefeated wrestling path.

Grim outlook for North Kitsap School District budget

  • Dec 17, 2010 at 10:00AM updated at 12:30PM

Slim state budget and dropping enrollment mean teacher cuts likely for North Kitsap School District.

Orca advocates, researchers oppose dart tagging of Southern Residents; support expanded use of hydrophones and observation

  • Dec 22, 2010 at 5:00AM updated at 1:33PM

The Whale Museum has asked the National Marine Fisheries Service to abandon a plan to attach dart tags onto the dorsal fins of Southern Resident killer whales, and instead adopt non-invasive measures to track the orcas’ movements outside the Salish Sea. The darts create wounds that can result in infection, Whale Museum officials state. They said photos showing the result of earlier satellite tagging support their conclusion. In addition, the satellite tags give detailed information for a month or so that they remain operational, the museum contends.

Port of Kingston hopes to fill boat for special events trips

  • Dec 22, 2010 at 1:00PM updated Dec 23, 2010 at 11:54AM

The nighttime lifeline - Proposal to cut late-night ferry sailings puts livelihoods in jeopardy

  • Jan 6, 2011 at 10:00AM updated at 3:02PM

Laura Beth White, a Bremerton resident who takes night classes at the University of Washington, finishes school at 8:50 p.m. twice a week. From the campus in Seattle, she can’t make the 9:05 p.m. boat home, so she takes the one at 10:30 p.m. “I just read for two hours each day,”

County Commissioner Steve Bauer to step down

  • Jan 11, 2011 at 3:00PM

Kitsap County Commissioner Steve Bauer will resign at the end of February.

Public can view State Route 104 realignment options Jan. 26

  • Jan 21, 2011 at 10:46AM

County staff will present proposals to reroute State Route 104 and downtown Kingston traffic from 7-9 p.m. Jan. 26 at the North Kitsap Fire & Rescue Station on Miller Bay Road. Proposed parking policy tweaks for Kingston are also up for discussion. See the four proposed options for State Route 104 realignment at the bottom of this story.

Kitsap Transit honcho to retire early next year

  • Jan 21, 2011 at 4:52PM

After more than 27 years in he bus business, Kitsap Transit Executive Director Dick Hayes announced his retirement at the agency’s Tuesday commissioners board meeting.

Kingston woman airlifted following collision in Eglon

  • Jan 23, 2011 at 1:00PM updated at 3:12PM

Two dead, two deputies wounded following shooting in Port Orchard Walmart parking lot

  • Jan 23, 2011 at 6:00PM updated Jan 25, 2011 at 10:51AM

Two people are dead and a pair of Kitsap County deputies were wounded in a shooting incident on Sunday afternoon in the parking lot of the Port Orchard WalMart store.

North Kitsap deputy recovering from injury sustained in Walmart shooting

  • Jan 25, 2011 at 5:00PM updated Jan 26, 2011 at 5:23PM

Kitsap County Sheriff's Deputy Andrew Paul Ejde, a 1980 graduate of North Kitsap High School, has been identified as one of two officers injured in the Port Orchard Walmart shooting Sunday. Ejde (pronounced “Eh-dah”) was shot in his left shoulder and right arm. On Tuesday, he was hospitalized at Tacoma General Hospital in satisfactory condition and within 48 hours is expected to be discharged home to recuperate, Sheriff’s spokesman Scott Wilson said.

Fund established for wounded Kitsap County Sheriff's deputies

  • Jan 31, 2011 at 12:23PM

A fund has been established to help the families of two Kitsap County Sheriff's deputies wounded in the Jan. 23 shooting at the Port Orchard Walmart.

Bainbridge Island woman drowns, body found near Agate Pass Bridge

  • Jan 31, 2011 at 1:00PM updated Feb 1, 2011 at 12:54PM

A body found on a beach in Suquamish Saturday has been identified as a 42-year-old Bainbridge Island woman. Kitsap County Coroner Greg Sandstrom said Monday his office identified the body as Elizabeth Kaltreider. Her next of kin have been notified.

Final decision on court in Poulsbo’s hands

  • Feb 3, 2011 at 9:00PM updated Feb 7, 2011 at 11:21AM

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