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Kitsap County Extension: It’s 97 and growing

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 4:01PM

When Renee Overath began preparing for this year’s celebration of 100 years of extension service in Washington State, she decided to go rummaging through old file cabinets. Overath is the director of WSU Kitsap County Extension, and although the extension has only been around for 97 years in Kitsap County, she’s getting in on the anniversary anyway.

Time to battle bugs and weeds

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 4:31PM

It is important to know what you are fighting in your garden by doing some investigating.

Wait, baseball is dying?

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 4:11PM

According to the National Sporting Goods Association, from 2000-2009 the number of 7-17-year-old kids playing baseball dropped 24 percent.

Area residents achieve military honors

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 4:35PM

We've been made aware of the following military honors received by persons with local ties:

Kitsap home sales down in May

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 4:42PM

Homes are selling at a slightly lower rate this May as compared to last May.

Bremerton sailors commemorate the Battle of Midway

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 4:23PM

The ceremony featured two local World War II Navy veterans, James Bowen, from Bremerton, and Eric Kegley, from Silverdale.

Three Bremerton stores fail alcohol compliance checks

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 4:09PM

The Bremerton Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition, a Kitsap County program in partnership with Bremerton Police Department and the Washington State Liquor Control Board, conducted Retailer Compliance Checks within the City of Bremerton on Friday, June 6. Officials say these types of compliance checks are proven tools to reduce the sale of alcohol and tobacco to minors.

Sea Cadet receives Roosevelt Award

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 4:29PM

Cadet Kyle Brockman of the United States Naval Sea Cadet Corps (USNSCC) Kitsap Battalion was recently awarded the Navy League of the United States (NLUS) Theodore Roosevelt Youth Award.

Deaf student tackles the tuba

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 10:48AM

Trenton made his way through attempting to learn several instruments— first the trumpet, next was the French horn, then the baritone, and now, as the school year comes to an end, he’s settled on the tuba.

New Jackson Park school to be named in honor of John D. 'Bud' Hawk

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 4:00PM

Central Kitsap School District votes to remember Bud Hawk, a WWII veteran and longtime educator through renaming a brand-new school after him.

To the Class of 2014

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 6:00AM

It’s a magical, bittersweet moment that comes and goes so fast. It’s a milestone.

An evening with the BlueJackets

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 10:00AM

What makes a BlueJacket game a fun experience is the various forms of between-inning entertainment

Here's this week's community briefs

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 12:00PM

There's a safety fair on Saturday and several meetings of local clubs

Disciplinary action upheld by CKF&R

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 2:00PM

The disciplinary action was taken by the district following an attempt to question Ronny Smith about information that was posted to the Kitsap Fire Watch website

Letter to the Editor

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 3:00PM

A stranger helps save a local man's lost wallet and he gives thanks

Here's this week's cartoon

  • Jun 14, 2014 at 10:00AM

Hillary Clinton is on a national book tour to promote her new book, Hard Choices.

Home sales in Kitsap County down from a year ago

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 10:00AM

Kitsap County had more inventory of homes on the market and homes were listing at a slightly higher price in May as compared to May of last year.

Navy exercises slated for Wednesday, Thursday

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Jun 18, 2014 at 9:14AM

Navy personnel and other state, federal and local agencies will be conducting a routine two-day training exercise Wednesday and Thursday on Naval Base Kitsap.

Bremerton's Class of 2014 ready for the next step

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 1:47PM

In many ways, senior Ronald "Luke" Flemister stole the show at the Bremerton High School Class of 2014 graduation this past Friday at Memorial Stadium when he sang the famous Martina McBride single "Anyway."

Bremerton Parks and Recreation Commission to meet June 24

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 4:02PM

The City of Bremerton Parks and Recreation Commission will hold it’s monthly meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 24.

Kitsap County Medical Society celebrates 80 years

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 4:35PM

Throughout its 80 years, the mission has stayed the same: To promote the art and science of medicine; to promote the care and well-being of patients; to protect and improve the health of the public; and to serve and provide leadership for the members of the society.

Harrison workers’ supporters come out in force

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Jun 19, 2014 at 3:56PM

There wasn’t enough room in his office and the hallway didn’t seem right. So, Harrison Medical Center CEO Scott Bosch received about 30 labor, faith and political leaders in the conference room of the hospital in Bremerton Monday afternoon. The meeting with Bosch, wearing his ever-present yellow smiley face button on the lapel of his suit, came on the eve of two days of federally mediated negotiations between the hospital and some 700 Professional and Technical workers represented by UFCW 21.

Community Briefs

  • Jun 20, 2014 at 7:00AM

Here's what's happening in and around Silverdale and Bremerton

Port Orchard police offficers involved in deadly shooting

  • Jun 20, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Jun 26, 2014 at 8:57AM

Port Orchard police and Kitsap County Sheriff’s investigators will meet next week to review the findings of an investigation of the June 19 deadly shooting of a convicted felon by two police officers.

CKF&R board to hear volunteer service update

  • Jun 20, 2014 at 12:30PM

Board to discuss the public comment process and the fire chief evaluation

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