Story Archives

Archive Results — 426 thru 450 of about 12000 items

There are two sides to every broken bone story

  • Mar 20, 2015 at 10:00AM

Before I begin, I’ll answer the question you will surely ask at the end: No, there is no video (that I’m aware of) of the moment my feet went out from under me and I landed on my backside, breaking my wrist. My children, however, would be happy to describe for you in great detail the whole thing, including how I said, “I’m really good at this” seconds before I fell.

City celebrates St. Paddy’s Day in style

  • Mar 19, 2015 at 11:00AM

Onlookers may have noticed something new this year at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Bremerton: gold and green coins. The morning of the parade, Michelle Tomlinson-Hough, vice president of the Downtown Bremerton Association, and her daughter, Kailena, hid 400 coins along the parade line.

Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office sex offender registration hours to change

  • Mar 17, 2015 at 4:06PM

PORT ORCHARD – Effective on Monday March 23 the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office will implement the following new hours for processing sex/kidnapping offenders: Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. and again from 1 p.m. until 3:30 p.m.

Kreidler issues statement on Premera’s cyberattack

  • Mar 17, 2015 at 1:07PM

State Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler was notified by Premera today, March 17, about a cyberattack affecting more than six million of its Washington customers.

State’s largest wildfire disaster captures lawmakers' attention | 2015 Session

  • Mar 17, 2015 at 9:33AM

A bill would allow private citizens to enter onto private or public land to fight wildfires if they believe the fire poses an immediate danger and their efforts would stop or slow its spread

COURT: County violated former deputy fire marshal's veterans employment rights

  • Mar 16, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Mar 17, 2015 at 9:22AM

A jury for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington found Kitsap County liable for violating the rights of a returning service member

Bremerton City Council asks KRCC to make changes

  • Mar 16, 2015 at 6:23PM

The Bremerton City Council is mulling a possible exit from the Kitsap Regional Coordinating Council (KRCC) if changes aren’t made to KRCC’s proposed interlocal agreement. The council unanimously rejected the agreement at its March 4 meeting and then discussed scenarios in which the city left KRCC at its March 11 study session.

St. Patrick's Day Parade

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 4:00PM

The City of Bremerton held its annual St. Patrick's Day parade March 14 around 11 a.m. near Sixth Street and Pacific Avenue.

Volunteers help remove graffiti from 15 buildings at fairgrounds

  • Mar 13, 2015 at 10:14AM

More than 42 spray-painted tags were discovered covering 15 buildings. After contacting the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office and taking photos of the vandalism, staff immediately got to work removing the offensive graffiti and putting out an e-mail SOS to volunteers for assistance. Responses came in quickly.

Attorney General files lawsuit over deceptive Super Bowl ticket sales

  • Mar 13, 2015 at 5:00PM

Just hours before the Super Bowl, customers of, LLC received an email announcing the company would not fulfill all its ticket orders. The company did not have the tickets it promised when it made sales to many consumers.

The Petri Dish: Boeing, tax breaks and employees

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 5:08PM

Sixteen months ago, Gov. Jay Inslee signed into law the largest tax break any state has ever given a private company. It extended a bunch of sweet incentives to the Boeing Co. that could save it up to $8.7 billion in tax payments to the state in the next 25 years.

Rep. Jesse Young to host town hall in Bremerton March 13

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 4:56PM

State Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, will host a town hall meeting in Bremerton March 13.

Rep. Michelle Caldier hosting telephone town hall meeting

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 4:30PM

Residents of the 26th District are invited to a telephone town hall meeting with Rep. Michelle Caldier on Monday, March 16. The hour-long conversation will begin at 6 p.m., and those interested in participating can call 253-244-3373.

Angel acts to give homeowners appeals to public sewer connection mandate

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 4:22PM

OLYMPIA – Sen. Jan Angel acted to help homeowners struggling to navigate the expensive process of connecting to public sewage after failure of an on-site septic system. Senate Bill 5871 passed unanimously on the Senate floor today after Angel introduced this measure to provide a new appeals process to homeowners whose septic systems failed.

Apollon signs to Kitsap Pumas

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 4:13PM

Kitsap continued to add to its roster this week by signing Ash Apollon. Apollon - a highly talented and dynamic attacking threat – is the second player to be signed to the Puma's roster out of Peninsula Community College this season.

What we have learned about making a long distance marriage work

  • Mar 15, 2015 at 7:00AM

"Geographical Bachelor" (or, geo bach) is a term military people use to describe someone who is working in a different city than the one in which his family lives. As I wrote last week, geo-baching is becoming more popular for 21st-century military families, especially those in dual-income families or those with high-school age children.

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

Kitsap County Jail donates hundred of diapers to YWCA

  • Mar 16, 2015 at 3:00PM

BREMERTON – After a month-long charity drive, corrections officers with Kitsap County Jail collected a couple hundred pounds of household goods and clothing, including 500-600 diapers, to donate to the Kitsap YWCA.

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

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.

My Turn: Can Washington avert California's water wars?

  • Mar 15, 2015 at 8:00AM

California is in the midst of a fierce water war, a conflict that holds lessons for us in Washington state. In many ways, we are alike. Both of our states' populations are growing and we have some of the world's most prolific agriculture regions which require lots of water.

Sonic Drive-In still under construction

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 1:46PM

A Sonic Drive-In has been expected in Poulsbo ever since its construction was announced in March 2014. But progress on the new fast-food restaurant was stalled as the city's permitting process continued and changes were made in the construction plan.

Through his lens | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 13, 2015 at 9:00AM

Photographer Raymond Gendreau is featured at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art through June 7.

Stars Above Kitsap | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 1:23PM

Horoscopes for March 13 to April 14. "The new moon eclipse on March 20 will be a continuing drama."

Silver City brews for Seattle Beer Week | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 13, 2015 at 12:00PM

Silver City Brewery produces Sieben Brau, the official beer of the Seattle Beer Week.

Read the Jul 3
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates