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Underage viticulture students may get sipping privileges

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 11:00AM

OLYMPIA — Lawmakers are considering legislation to allow university students between ages 18 and 21 to taste alcohol in the classroom.

County hires new Elections Division Manager

  • Feb 16, 2015 at 3:00PM

A former South Kitsap High School graduate has been hired as manager of the Election Division of the Kitsap County Auditor’s office.

Kitsap County 4-H Tractor Club explores the machinery industry

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 9:00AM

Washington State University Kitsap County 4-H youth and volunteers of the Green Fever Tractor 4-H Club, in cooperation with John Deere and Stihl Northwest, participated in an exploratory field trip to the John Deere Regional Distribution Center in Portland and the Stihl Northwest facility in Chehalis on Jan. 26.

COMMENTARY: Ensuring the continued prosperity of ports

  • Jan 25, 2015 at 12:00PM

As the USS Nimitz maneuvers into the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, employing thousands with its maintenance work that we are so proud of, and our Governor announces plans to address “slow the erosion of our shared prosperity,” I can’t help but think our ports and shipyards are where we should focus. I listened with dismay this past week in a joint work session of the Commerce and Labor and Trade and Economic Development committees as trade groups and shippers detailed the challenges facing our ports amidst the slow-down of volume as a result of a labor dispute.

Why we chose small town life

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 9:00AM

Prior to 2008, we had always lived in a metropolitan area. By “metropolitan area,” I mean somewhere with a Cheesecake Factory within driving distance.

Puget Sound Partnership’s Leadership Council will meet Jan. 29 in Olympia

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 10:00AM

Discussions on how human wellbeing relates to Puget Sound recovery and what’s being done to save the region’s resident orca population are among the Puget Sound Partnership Leadership Council meeting topics this month.

BOYS BASKETBALL | Harris’ 3-pointer lifts Trojans past Clover Park

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 10:00PM updated Feb 18, 2015 at 11:41AM

Senior guard wanted to avenge past playoff loses against Warriors

Bremerton, Silverdale students earn spot on Dean’s lists

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 12:00PM

Arianna Joy Standley, of Bremerton, in the Hankamer School of Business, and Morgan Effie Hill, of Poulsbo, studying in the College of Arts and Sciences, are among of more than 3,200 Baylor University students were named to the Dean’s Academic Honor Roll for the 2014 fall semester.

Searchers respond to report of stunt plane down in Hood Canal

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 2:13PM

Rescue personnel are responding to multiple reports of a small plane crashing into the waters of Hood Canal between Seabeck in Kitsap County and Dabob Bay in Jefferson County.

Pumas Announce Pair Of Returnees

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 7:57PM

Jensen, Grosey back for 2015 season with Kitsap Pumas.

Editorial: An agreement that benefits many in Kitsap

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 6:00AM

We congratulate CHI Franciscan Health and Regence BlueShield for coming to agreement on a new contract regarding reimbursements. The agreement brings Harrison Medical Center and Harrison HealthPartners back into the Regence network, which means Regence members have access to all health care services at Harrison Medical Center and Harrison HealthPartners at in-network rates.

Washington State Fair hosts ‘Oh Say Can You Sing’ National Anthem contest

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 9:00AM

Imagine being selected to perform the national anthem on the iconic Washington State Fair grandstand stage before Keith Urban takes the stage, or even “Weird Al” Yankovic. Both individuals and groups who are Washington state residents can savor this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity by entering the “Oh Say Can You Sing” contest, with video entries due by March 2.

Grace Chun serves as page for Sen. Angel

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 10:00AM

OLYMPIA – Grace Chun, a freshman at Central Kitsap High School, spent last week as a page for the Washington State Senate at the Capitol in Olympia. Chun was one of 12 students who served as Senate pages for the fourth week of the 2015 legislative session.

Restaurant inspection scores for January

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 10:51AM

Kitsap Public Health District has released their restaurant inspection scores for January 2015. (PDF document).

Navy seeks input on Kitsap base projects

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 11:52AM

Land-water interface and service pier extension draft Environmental Impact Statement available for public review and comment

Detectives seek public's help in locating suspect in human trafficking

  • Jan 27, 2015 at 12:48PM

Two subjects already in custody, accomplice being sought

To drivers in Kitsap County: Heed your speed!

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 2:09PM

In Washington State, Kitsap County would be good places to avoid if you have a problem driving the speed limit, and a lot of people do.

County awarded $4.5M in water quality improvement grants

  • Feb 20, 2015 at 7:00AM

Kitsap County Public Works, Stormwater Division received full or partial funding totaling $4.5 million for five stormwater retrofit construction projects and one stream restoration project:

Gaeta murder trial date set for June 1

  • Feb 20, 2015 at 7:00AM

A pre-trial hearing for Gabriel "Gabe" Gaeta is scheduled for April 3 at 1:30 p.m. according to the Kitsap County Prosecutor's Office. A trial date has been set at June 1.

My Turn: President Obama on wrong track with Alaska energy

  • Feb 20, 2015 at 11:00AM

In his State of the Union address, President Obama highlighted plunging gas prices. Ironic, since Obama has done everything in his power to curtail domestic oil production and drive up gas prices.

Senate unveils $15 billion transportation plan

  • Feb 20, 2015 at 4:00PM

After 22 months of negotiations, four senators—two Republicans and two Democrats—have unveiled a $15 billion transportation package with an 11.7 cents-per-gallon gas tax increase at its revenue core.

Silverdale artist among winners of Bremerton art show

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 10:35AM

The winners of over $9,000 in cash and purchase awards in the 2015 Collective Vision Gallery Show were announced at the Admiral Theatre Jan. 24.

Witness says plane spun, lost parts as it fell toward Hood Canal

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 10:24AM

SEABECK -- The small red-and-white airplane that crashed south of Seabeck Jan. 26 in Hood Canal was spinning, may have had parts break off in flight and sank quickly, according to a man who said he witnessed the plane fall.

A few tweaks to election laws

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 10:38AM

The Legislature is considering a few pieces of legislation regarding elections, some more helpful than others.

My husband doesn’t let anyone win ... including me

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 11:08AM

My husband, Dustin, is one of the most competitive people I know. We’ve known each other since I was first born, but I only really came to understand Dustin’s competitive nature when we were newlyweds. We were living in a small, one-bedroom apartment, and because we did not have children yet, we spent our evenings doing whatever we wanted.

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