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Zabinski will not seek another term as Port commissioner

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 3:12PM

Port of Bremerton Commissioner Roger Zabinski announced in a press release that he would not seek re-election when his term ends in December.

Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll rates topic at Transportation Commission meeting

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 3:49PM

OLYMPIA – New toll rates for the Tacoma Narrows Bridge will be among the topics of discussion when the Washington State Transportation Commission meets next week in Olympia.

Hundreds expected to attend West Sound Business Expo at fairgrounds Feb. 19

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 3:00PM

Business people and the general public will have an opportunity to learn more about Kitsap Peninsula businesses at the West Sound Business Expo 2015 on Feb. 19.

Host families sought for international students

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 5:00PM

Kitsap County families are invited to host international students through the Aspect Foundation. Interested families can participate by volunteering to host an international high school student for a semester or academic year

Navy, community land use study available

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 12:00PM

A preliminary draft of the Naval Base Kitsap and Naval Magazine Indian Island Joint Land Use Study (JLUS) Report is available for public review on the JLUS project website at www.kiijlus.com.

Who needs a periscope?

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 1:41PM

Crew members of the Blue crew of the Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Henry M. Jackson (SSBN 730) man the bridge as the ship pulls into Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor following a strategic deterrent patrol.

Puma soccer team tryouts Feb. 14-15.

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 1:22PM

Invitational tryouts for the 2015 Puma soccer season will be held Feb. 14-15 at Gordon Field. Tryouts on Saturday are from 9-12 and 1:30-5 p.m.

Jan Angel: Fix it before you fund it

  • Feb 14, 2015 at 9:00AM

Did you know that 30 percent of the transportation budget is taken up by cost overruns? From Bertha stuck under Seattle to the cracked pontoons for the new 520 bridge to ferry construction issues, we’ve seen major problems and cost overruns on the state’s major projects, creating hundreds of millions in additional money required to finish these projects. Despite this, legislators here are moving forward on proposals to increase the gas tax by as much at 12.5 cents per gallon.

Bill aims to reduce legal-defense costs for taxpayers

  • Feb 14, 2015 at 11:00AM

Senate Bill 5232 tackles one of the fastest-rising costs for county governments — the cost of providing legal defense to indigent defendants who cannot afford a lawyer.

Babies to benefit with March of Dimes fundraiser

  • Feb 14, 2015 at 11:00AM

"Our mission is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature births and infant mortality," said Jackie Koopman, community director for March of Dimes. She was one of several people gathered at Harrison Medical Center's Silverdale campus on Feb. 10 during a "kick-off" for the fundraising season.

Victims of Super Bowl ticket scam encouraged to file a complaint with the Attorney General’s Office

  • Feb 14, 2015 at 3:00PM

Dealing with a heartbreaking Super Bowl loss is bad enough. But some fans may have had insult added to injury when they tried to buy tickets from brokers, only to find out the brokers did not even have the tickets they purported to sell.

Women of Achievement luncheon set for April 21

  • Feb 15, 2015 at 12:00PM

BREMERTON — The YWCA of Kitsap County has scheduled its 26th Annual Women of Achievement Luncheon on April 21 at the Kitsap Convention Center.

Take action to prevent suicide

  • Feb 15, 2015 at 12:00PM

In just one year–2014–34 lives were lost to suicide in Kitsap County alone. Already since Jan. 1 of this year, six more individuals have lost their lives to suicide in our community. If this continues, 2015 could see more deaths from suicide than any previous year in our County – but we can act to prevent this from happening.

Visit Kitsap Peninsula to host tourism outlook, annual meeting March 12

  • Feb 16, 2015 at 7:00AM

Visit Kitsap Peninsula will host its annual meeting on March 12, at the Best Western Plus Silverdale Beach Hotel.

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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