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Silverdale Rotary spells 'kathak,' wins spelling bee

  • May 15, 2015 at 2:00PM

Once again this year, the Silverdale Rotary Team "We BEE Ducks" won first place, thanks to the efforts of Mike Gass and Ed Hamilton. They spelled correctly the word "kathak" after 13 rounds of competition.

Community briefs (May 15, 2015 edition)

  • May 15, 2015 at 2:00PM

Ladies’ Night Out; CK Fire and Rescue Kids’ Day June 6; NBK’s Capt. Zwolfer to speak May 19

Improperly discarded cigarettes cause East Bremerton fire

  • May 15, 2015 at 4:16PM

A bucket of burning butts set next to the wall of a home entrance led to a late-night/early-morning fire in East Bremerton May 14-15.

Pheasant Fields Farms added to mentor program

  • May 16, 2015 at 10:00AM

SILVERDALE – Starting in the summer of 2015, Pheasant Fields Farms will be a participant in the Cultivating Success Farmer Mentor program, an on-farm internship program that allows students to work one-on-one with an experienced farmer mentor. There are currently 13 farmer mentors throughout Washington State and this is the first time a Kitsap County farm has been enrolled in the program.

Sarah Smiley: What the books don’t tell you about teenage boys

  • May 17, 2015 at 8:00AM

There isn’t much cuter than a small boy with pudgy hands and wispy hair. One of motherhood’s greatest rewards is the love of a little boy. And then they become teenagers.

Iggy Azalea, 'Weird Al' to play at state fair

  • May 17, 2015 at 9:00AM

PUYALLUP – A wide array of artists are scheduled to perform at the Washington State Fair in Puyallup in September.

Manette family finds urban living and chickens mix well

  • May 17, 2015 at 11:00AM

BREMERTON — Hidden away within many tranquil Bremerton back yards, you may be surprised to learn that a there is a thriving community of urban chickens and dedicated owners.

Survey finds 62 percent of students have high commitment to school

  • May 17, 2015 at 11:00AM

Recently released results show a connection between a student’s commitment to school, risky behaviors and academic performance

Armed Forces Day photo gallery

  • May 18, 2015 at 11:34AM

Photos from the 67th Armed Forces Day Parade hosted May 17 in downtown Bremerton.

KRCC should change its voting structure

  • Jun 12, 2015 at 10:00AM

Bremerton may be flexing its urban municipal muscle in an attempt to force a change in the voting structure of the Kitsap Regional Coordinating Council, or it may be serious about leaving KRCC. This we do know: The departure of Kitsap’s largest city from KRCC would complicate unified regional planning efforts – efforts that are required by the state’s Growth Management Act.

14-year-old wins car

  • Jun 12, 2015 at 11:00AM

Sarah Ward, 14, of Bremerton, accepts a handshake and a set of keys to her “new” 1998 Honda Civic with 34,000 original miles on it from West Hills Honda General Manager Robert Colon at Bremerton High School June 10.

Gotchall, Palau to compete in All-State Baseball Series

  • Jun 12, 2015 at 2:00PM

A pair of Central Kitsap School District athletes will compete in the All-State Baseball Series this weekend in Yakima.

Help kids with Children’s Hospital Purchase a Miracle program

  • May 21, 2015 at 11:06AM

This month through June 15 is the Children’s Hospital Purchase a Miracle Program. Seattle Children’s Guild members from all over the region have tagged certain products with the Purchase a Miracle label. Participating stores donate money to Children’s when you purchase these sponsoring products.

Sarah Smiley: Consumed by ancestry family research

  • Jun 13, 2015 at 8:00AM

I've shared before how our family came to Maine seven years ago. The military sent us here after my husband, Dustin, put Maine on our wish list of future duty stations. But why did this California-loving boy put Maine on the list at all? The answer lies with a clan of Smileys who made their home here at the turn of the century.

New infield meant to boost safety

  • May 21, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 12:49PM

CENTRAL KITSAP – Unpredictable infield ball hops will be less of a problem after volunteers and county workers replaced the infield mix on field No. 1 at the Gene Lobe Fields at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds this week.

BASEBALL: Central Kitsap Cougars capture district title

  • May 21, 2015 at 11:00AM

AUBURN — Andrew Thoresen and Collin Palau threw a combined four-hit shutout to lead Central Kitsap to a Class 3A West Central District/Southwest Bi-District Tournament championship with a 2-0 victory May 16 at Auburn Mountainview.

Bremerton marijuana store passes sale-to-minors compliance check

  • May 21, 2015 at 12:01PM

Four of 22 area recreational marijuana stores sold to minors in compliance check

Senators call for permanent director to oversee pipeline and crude-by-rail safety

  • May 21, 2015 at 12:42PM

Agency responsible for protecting communities and the environment has been without permanent leadership since October

Kitsap Bank's parent company reports solid first quarter earnings

  • May 21, 2015 at 1:33PM

PORT ORCHARD – Olympic Bancorp, the parent company of Kitsap Bank, reported net income of $1.7 million for the quarter ending March 31, a gain of 11 percent over the same period one year ago.

NBK is a 'growth industry,' Zwolfer says

  • May 22, 2015 at 6:00AM updated at 10:18AM

CENTRAL KITSAP –In an era of shrinking military budgets, Naval Base Kitsap is a growth area. That's what Capt. Thomas Zwolfer, commanding officer for NBK, told attendees at a Bremerton Chamber of Commerce meeting May 19.

Chaussee promoted at Kitsap Bank

  • Jun 14, 2015 at 7:00AM

BREMERTON – Kitsap Bank employee Jennifer Chaussee has been promoted to vice president and business relationship manager. Chaussee is based out of the bank’s 6th and Pacific office in Bremerton. In her new position, Chaussee will be working with small business clients with credit and banking needs in Kitsap and Mason County.

Sarah Smiley: Thoughtful and conscientious son a teenage success story

  • May 22, 2015 at 10:00AM

Two years ago, my memoir, "Dinner with the Smileys," exposed with painful transparency my difficulty raising a pre-teen boy. I held nothing back when I wrote about Ford's attitude, his tendency to slam his bedroom door, and all the ways he broke my heart — over and over again.

Three women honored with Silver Plate Awards

  • May 22, 2015 at 10:00AM

KITSAP COUNTY — They have all given hours and hours to help others. They all consider volunteering something that’s an important part of their lives. And they’re all in the senior years of their lives.

2014 had second-lowest recreational boating fatalities on record, USCG says

  • May 22, 2015 at 1:00PM

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard recently released its 2014 Recreational Boating Statistics, revealing boating fatalities that year totaled 610, the second-lowest number of yearly boating fatalities on record.

Olympic College CEO Mitchell honored

  • May 22, 2015 at 2:00PM

Dr. David Mitchell, CEO of Olympic College, was among five people and one organization named as Washington State Association of College Trustees’ 2015 ACT Award winners. The annual award recognizes dedication to Washington’s 34 community and technical colleges and the nearly 388,000 students they serve each year.

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