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WRESTLING | Locals dual for heavyweight title at Matman Classic

  • Jan 17, 2015 at 11:21PM

DeWalt falls against Central Kitsap’s Johnson in 4:49 minutes

Office hours at county’s Port Orchard campus changing

  • Jan 18, 2015 at 9:00AM

PORT ORCHARD—Kitsap County commissioners approved revised hours that went info effect Jan. 5 for county departments in Port Orchard.

Get involved and make a difference

  • Jan 18, 2015 at 3:00PM

A community is a reflection of its residents – their vision of community life, their level of involvement, how well they support that which is good for the whole.

District lawmakers sworn in during first day of 2015 session

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 9:00AM

OLYMPIA — Lawmakers representing the 26th Legislative District were sworn in Jan. 12 as the 2015 Legislative session began.

MILITARY NEWS | Henson completes basic training

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 3:00PM

Air Force Airman Lukas M. Henson graduted from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Photo gallery: 21st annual Kitsap County MLK Jr Day celebration

  • Jan 20, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 4:31PM

Hundreds gather at the county fairgrounds to commemorate and reflect on the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Activists hold mock funeral for Earth, block entrance to Bangor base

  • Jan 20, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 3:38PM

Activists from a local peace group blocked the main gate and staged a mock funeral at the Navy’s West Coast Trident nuclear submarine base in an act of civil resistance to nuclear weapons, Jan. 17. More than 60 people participated in Ground Zero Center for Nonviolent Action’s annual celebration of Martin Luther King Jr's life and legacy with a vigil outside the main gate at Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor.

Detroit’s bankruptcy is lesson in what not to do

  • Jan 20, 2015 at 3:00PM

Last month, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Detroit approved $178 million in legal and consulting fees as the city exited bankruptcy protection.

Kilmer will host town hall meeting by telephone on Jan. 26

  • Jan 20, 2015 at 6:00PM updated Jan 21, 2015 at 7:14AM

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, will host his seventh telephone town hall with constituents on Jan. 26, at 6 p.m.

Celebration commemorates MLK Jr.

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 10:46AM

Over 300 people gathered to reflect on the life, work and vision of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during the 21st annual Kitsap County MLK Jr. Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds.

Attorney General proposes increase in smoking age from 18 to 21

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 8:59AM

Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced Jan. 21 a bill that would make the state the first to raise the legal age for purchasing and possessing tobacco and vapor products to 21.

Community briefs

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 3:32PM

Real estate training, dam movie, parks and rec meeting, Silverdale Wellness grand opening and more.

Six $1,125 aviation scholarships available

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 12:55PM

Cascade Warbirds, an organization that promotes the restoration, preservation, operation and public display of historically significant military aircraft, is offering scholarships for private pilot ground school with introductory flights to inspire young people to become the aviation pioneers of tomorrow.

Washington tech leaders to Cantwell: Net neutrality is key to innovation economy

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 12:35PM

SEATTLE -- U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) heard from leaders in the Puget Sound tech economy who called for strong rules to preserve "net neutrality" and the innovation economy that depends on it. Representatives from Seattle companies such as Moz, Cheezburger, Inc., Strange Loop Games, and Porch, highlighted concerns about how a two-tiered Internet could create higher costs for startups and consumers.

Olympic College cutting soccer programs

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 12:24PM

There is no longer a community college soccer program in Kitsap County. Olympic College cut its men's and women's soccer programs.

Kitsap County man jailed for hit and run

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 2:00PM

Driver of suspect vehicle previously served time in prison for criminal vehicular homicide.

Sculpting tiny trees into works of art is the goal of Bonsai Club

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Jan 23, 2015 at 2:33PM

Mark Stephens said he dabbles in bonsai. He’s been doing it for 25 years, but he only dabbles. Stephens, 56, sits before a juniper bonsai tree, or “shimpaku.” It’s jagged and unkempt, the result of a season spent shaded by a wisteria plant

East Bremerton burglary suspect sought by Sheriff's Office

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 7:15PM

A man who tried to force his way into an East Bremerton home while brandishing a firearm Wednesday night is being sought by Kitsap County Sheriff’s patrol deputies and detectives.

Attorney General seeks to outlaw malicious ticket bots

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 10:00AM

Attorney General Bob Ferguson has proposed legislation with bipartisan support to outlaw “ticket bot” software used to inflate online ticket prices, often by four times or more their face value.

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Peninsula College's pressure too much for Olympic

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 10:56AM

Besides diamonds, pressure also creates transition baskets. The Peninsula women's basketball team's 1-2-2 zone press defense hounded Olympic into 29 turnovers as the Pirates (4-0, 10-4) steadily pulled away for an 87-63 victory Wednesday.

Sarah Smiley: In Praise of Knitting

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 12:00PM

A year ago I was struggling with a major episode of anxiety and depression. I've dealt with both my whole my life, and I've used various things, some healthier than others, to cope. Last year, however, when my despair seemingly came out of nowhere, I felt like I had drained all my coping skills. What could I possibly do to help this time?

Fire department rescues carbon monoxide victim

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 12:00PM

KITSAP COUNTY – On Jan. 15 at approximately 12:30 a.m., Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue crews responded to a carbon monoxide incident at a single family home. Upon arrival crews could hear a generator running from inside the house. The occupant was able to answer the door and firefighters measured high levels of carbon monoxide inside the residence.

Navy League Council welcomes Sound Publishing as community affiliate

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 3:00PM

The Bremerton-Olympic Peninsula Council of the Navy League of the United States (NLUS) recently welcomed Sound Publishing as a Community Affiliate during their January 13th luncheon held at the Bangor Plaza on Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor.

Teen driver pleads guilty to three counts of vehicular homicide

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 4:14PM

Driver of crash that killed three will not be charged as an adult, but faces 45-108 weeks of incarceration

Kilmer reintroduces bills to address health and discrimination issues facing veterans

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 8:00AM

Legislation comes the same week Kilmer hosted a Tacoma veteran for the State of the Union address.

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