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Young to host telephone town hall

  • Mar 4, 2015 at 3:33PM

State Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, invites all 26th Legislative District residents to join him for an hour-long community conversation to discuss state legislative issues.

Oregon man airlifted after truck rolls off SR3

  • Mar 27, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 2:51PM

A 71-year-old Oregon man was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center after his pickup truck went over a cable road barrier on State Route 3, rolled and crashed down an embankment onto Erlands Point Road NW.

Sarah Smiley: Sometimes it's hard to watch your 'little ones' grow up

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 7:00AM

Begin with the end in mind. That's what the principal said at the orientation for next year's incoming high school freshmen.

Public input sought on proposed Tacoma Narrows Bridge rates

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 11:00AM

OLYMPIA — Toll customers and other interested persons will have a number of opportunities to comment on the Washington State Transportation Commission's toll rate proposal for the Tacoma Narrows Bridge.

USS Ranger sails toward the scrapyard

  • Mar 5, 2015 at 12:00PM updated at 4:19PM

Aircraft carrier that was decommissioned in 1993 headed to International Shipbreaking at Brownsville, Texas.

The Petri Dish: Hump day for the legislative session

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 7:00AM

March 5 was hump day in the 2015 legislative session, day 53 of 105, after which lawmakers adjourn. At least that's their hope. Here are five landmarks of the Olympia session thus far and the road ahead.

Senior Life 101: It's important to stay physically fit during senior years- Part 1

  • Mar 29, 2015 at 7:00AM

Many years ago (the mid-1980s) when our oldest daughter was in her senior year at Boise State, she was invited to conduct a senior physical fitness program for the local YWCA. With a double major in Physical Education and Gerontology, she was uniquely qualified to provide such a program.

U.S. Navy Reserve marks its centennial with ceremony

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 9:00AM

On March 3, 1915, Congress formed the U.S. Navy Reserve. At 100 years old, the Reserve is older than Betty White, Yogi Berra and Clint Eastwood. Navy Operational Support Center (NOSC) Kitsap hosted a ceremony at Naval Base Kitsap March 3 to mark the centennial.

Ferry Tacoma repairs are put to the test in Elliott Bay this week

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 9:00AM

SEATTLE – The wait for the Jumbo Mark II Class ferry, Tacoma, to return to service will soon be over. Crews have completed repairs to the electrical system and are now testing those repairs. Tugboats towed the vessel from Eagle Harbor to Colman Dock on March 4 where it will start dock trials.

KCSO investigating Central Kitsap homicide

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 10:30AM

Detectives from the Kitsap County Sheriff's Office are investigating the death of a 59-year-old Central Kitsap man. Results from an autopsy indicated that the person died as the result of homicidal violence.

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE | MacEwen introduces bill to modernize B&O tax

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 11:37AM

I’d like to take this opportunity to update you on an important bill I have introduced to help improve our state’s economy.

Kitsap Rescue seeks donations for EMP trip

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 11:05AM

Kitsap Rescue Mission would like to take it's "Fresh Start" group on a day trip to Seattle to explore the Experience Music Project to give them a break from their daily routine. But Kitsap Rescue could use a little help to make the trip possible.

CLASS 1B HARDWOOD CLASSIC | Crosspoint girls in consolation finals

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 11:26AM

The Warriors, who beat Evergreen Lutheran for the fifth time this season, will play the winner of the Mary M. Knight-Pateros at 8 a.m. March 7.

USDA Extends Deadline for Conservation Stewardship Program General Sign-Up

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 12:06PM

SPOKANE – The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service has extended the application deadline for the fiscal year 2015 Conservation Stewardship Program general sign-up to March 13.

CLASS 2A HARDWOOD CLASSIC | Olympic boys nip Fife to reach 2A consolation finals

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 12:40PM

Senior guards Kashun McGee and Makaleb McInnis scored nine points and grabbed eight rebounds each in the win.

My Turn: North-South battle for Seattle fliers

  • Mar 7, 2015 at 8:00AM

The fierce competition between Seattle's Alaska and Atlanta's Delta airlines is spilling over to the Port of Seattle, and it may reach your wallet in the form of higher airfares.

Olympic College among top 10 best community colleges in nation

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 10:00AM

POULSBO — Olympic College didn’t win the money, but it sure won bragging rights. Every other year, the Aspen Institute picks 150 community colleges in the nation to consider for its prestigious Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. The 2015 award is only its third, but twice OC has been asked to apply for the honor.

'U Drive. U Text. U Pay.' campaign beginning in April

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 11:08AM

OLYMPIA – For the second year in a row, more than 100 law enforcement agencies in Washington State will be cracking down on distracted drivers as part of the national distracted driving enforcement campaign.

Bond on board - Pumas sign their very own '007'

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 12:33PM

The Kitsap Pumas signed their very own 007 this month when they added outside back Jake Bond to their roster. He is not related to James Bond -- but he is just as 'lethal' on the field with a license to thrill.

Sheriff's office working to ID and locate homicide suspect

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 3:09PM

22-year-old victim has been interviewed by detectives

Visit state parks for a 'free day' March 19

  • Mar 8, 2015 at 7:00AM

No Discover Pass needed for State Parks' 102nd birthday

Cougars presentation to be hosted in Everett

  • Mar 8, 2015 at 8:00AM

Spring is already here and hiking season has come early. Hikers deep in the forest are in cougar country. To prepare hikers for their next excursion into the forest, the Adopt A Stream Foundation and Snohomish County Parks will present "Cougars" at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 26 at the Northwest Stream Center in Mc Collum Park, 600-128th Street SE in Everett.

Community briefs

  • Mar 8, 2015 at 10:00AM

BREMERTON —Kitsap Tennis and Athletic Center, 1909 NE John Carlson Rd., will host their Easter egg hunt and open house Sat. April 4 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Kitsap County launches text-to-911 service

  • Mar 31, 2015 at 3:24PM

Kitsap 911 (CENCOM) announced March 31 that it has begun accepting text-to-911 service. Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile, AT&T, and Sprint customers in Kitsap County can now send a text message to 911 in an emergency.

Some Medicaid users get free access to telemedicine

  • Mar 9, 2015 at 3:37PM

Molina Healthcare becomes first health plan to cover the cost of Franciscan Virtual Urgent Care

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