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State's salmon recovery efforts beginning to show results

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 8:00AM

OLYMPIA – Salmon recovery efforts in Washington are making a difference – more salmon are returning home in some areas, although significant work remains – according to a new report released by the Governor's Salmon Recovery Office.

Bill would expand telecommunications options to rural communities

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 11:20AM

OLYMPIA – A bill that would allow Public Utility Districts to offer retail telecommunications services was introduced in the state Senate by Sen. Christine Rolfes, D-Kitsap County.

Olympic High grad returns to area as Air Force recruiter

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 1:00PM

Master Sgt. Natasha Brown, a former Olympic High School graduate, has been assigned to the U.S. Air Force recruiting office. Brown, a 15-year veteran, is responsible for engaging, inspiring and recruiting the brightest, most competitive and diverse men and women for service from Kitsap County.

One person injured in two-vehicle East Bremerton crash

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 1:17PM

A Joint Base Lewis-McChord motorist was cited for following to closely after crashing into another car on State Route 303 in East Bremerton March 2.

The world if schools were designed for introverts

  • Mar 3, 2015 at 1:00PM

If you are an introvert and you went to school, you know that our education system is not designed around you. Indeed, much of the world is not designed for you.

Senate’s transportation package ignites debate

  • Mar 4, 2015 at 9:00AM

The Senate’s new transportation package is being hailed for its bipartisan support, while some critics find aspects of it troubling. The proposals were revealed on Feb. 12 after 22 months of negotiations, and would mostly fund various highway projects in the state’s more congested areas. The package would raise $15 billion over a 16-year period mostly through an 11.7 cents-per-gallon gas tax implemented over the next three years.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Crosspoint Academy girls, Olympic boys bring home hardware

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 3:18PM

The Crosspoint Academy girls and the Olympic High boys each brought home sixth-place trophies from last weekend's Hardwood Classics in Spokane and Yakima.

SPORTS briefs

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 3:22PM

Local players named to All-Olympic League team; Olympic High baseball team selling Mariner tickets; OHS hosting Spring Break baseball clinic set April 1

Community briefs

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 3:40PM

Rat talk on March 16; AARP smart driver courses; Easter egg hunt April 4; Spring book sale at Tracyton Community Library and more

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