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Joyce’s life will be felt for years to come

  • Mar 27, 2015 at 9:00AM

Linda Joyce, former executive director of the Kitsap YWCA, left this life the way she lived it: With courage, strength, dignity and grace.

Senior Life 101: It's important to stay physically fit during senior years- Part 1

  • Mar 29, 2015 at 7:00AM

Many years ago (the mid-1980s) when our oldest daughter was in her senior year at Boise State, she was invited to conduct a senior physical fitness program for the local YWCA. With a double major in Physical Education and Gerontology, she was uniquely qualified to provide such a program.

Community briefs

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 11:25AM

Free compost; ballet, Easter egg hunts, Tracyton Library news and more.

High School Scoreboard

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 11:22AM

BOYS SOCCER: Klahowya 7, at Olympic 0 – Jacob Sargent scored 3 goals and added an assist in the Eagles' shutout. Dereck Carpenter and Jack Cooper had a goal and assist each, while Alex Becker added a goal in the finals minutes.

Not your grandpa's March Madness

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 3:00PM

BREMERTON — With the speed of a rusted, barely functional locomotive, they stormed. Side by side, Marines and soldiers battled each other for position as they moved downcourt. Riding “donkeyback.”

School board approves big interfund loan, might not be needed

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 11:09AM

BREMERTON — The Bremerton School Board voted to give the district the ability to use a $700,000 interfund loan for the West Hills STEM Academy expansion project at its March 21 meeting.

Public input sought on proposed Tacoma Narrows Bridge rates

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 11:00AM

OLYMPIA — Toll customers and other interested persons will have a number of opportunities to comment on the Washington State Transportation Commission's toll rate proposal for the Tacoma Narrows Bridge.

Harrison selects contractor for Silverdale expansion

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 10:47AM

BREMERTON - Harrison Medical Center, a part of CHI Franciscan Health, has selected Balfour Beatty Construction's Washington State Division to provide preconstruction and construction services in support of the acute care hospital expansion in Silverdale.

NBK to hold training exercises in Sinclair Inlet March 27

  • Mar 25, 2015 at 11:06AM

BREMERTON – Naval Base Kitsap will hold training exercises that may involve noises and/or activity visible to the public Friday, March 27.

State Transportation Commission seeks public input on proposed Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll rate increase

  • Mar 24, 2015 at 11:09AM

Toll customers and other interested persons will have a number of opportunities to comment on the Washington State Transportation Commission’s toll rate proposal for the Tacoma Narrows Bridge.

Taxi driver arrested for false imprisonment

  • Mar 23, 2015 at 1:35PM

BREMERTON — A 44-year-old Gig Harbor man was arrested for false imprisonment March 21 after he allegedly kept a 50-year-old Tacoma woman in his taxi against her will.

Linda Joyce, former executive director of Kitsap YWCA, dies | Passages

  • Mar 23, 2015 at 10:19AM

Linda Joyce, former executive director of the Kitsap YWCA, succumbed to her battle with cancer late March 22. Her son was with her at Martha & Mary in Poulsbo. Joyce was 62.

Education, ferries, guns among town hall topics

  • Mar 21, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 10:59AM

SILVERDALE – Highways, ferries, education and firearms were among the topics of discussion at a "town hall" meeting with legislators representing the 23rd district March 14.

Spring has sprung in Bremerton

  • Mar 21, 2015 at 10:00AM

Here it comes, that time of year we all pine for during that dark period after the glow of the winter holidays has long gone. It is spring and I can’t wait to get started on those home and yard projects I have been mulling over all winter.

Kitsap tourism outlook is bright, director says

  • Mar 20, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 10:09AM

Tourism worth $500-$700 million to Kitsap County, provides 6,700 jobs

Tempranillo pouring across the Northwest | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 22, 2015 at 12:00PM

Great Northwest Wine: As far as the region’s history goes, the Pacific Northwest has little in the way of growing Tempranillo, the noble red grape of Spain’s Rioja region. But our region’s grape growers and winemakers are quick learners.

The art and joy of bird watching | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 21, 2015 at 12:00PM

Surveys in the report found that one in five Americans has an active interest in bird watching. For most, it starts with the simple aesthetic pleasure of enjoying the grace and beauty of birds and sharing the experience with family and friends.

Kitsap's own cycling event | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 20, 2015 at 9:55AM

Inaugural Viking Tour cycling event planned for 2015 Viking Fest, with three routes offered up to 65 miles. It will be the first locally organized event of its kind.

The rise of Yoga Mosaics | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 20, 2015 at 9:00AM

Port Orchard woman turns meditative art into mosaic business.

The Petri Dish: Snohomish exec upset at Boeing jobs shift

  • Mar 19, 2015 at 1:24PM

OLYMPIA — In the political crevice between "hail Mary" and "hell no" could be found the state House Finance Committee on March 13 sitting in judgment of an attempt to rewrite a 25-year agreement between the state and its largest private employer, the Boeing Co.

Washington's unemployment rate remains flat at 6.3 percent

  • Mar 19, 2015 at 1:31PM

OLYMPIA – After several months of increasing unemployment rates, Washington's unemployment rate for the month of February remained steady this month at 6.3 percent.

Boater rescued from chilly Hood Canal waters

  • Mar 18, 2015 at 6:00PM updated Mar 19, 2015 at 12:27PM

A boater who had been on Hood Canal in a small aluminum boat was lucky to get a bit of help after observant citizens plucked him from the cold water March 18.

Spring is around the corner and so are the ticks

  • Mar 24, 2015 at 11:00AM

A new online survey asks Washington's dog owners about their run-ins with ticks

West Coast waters shifting to lower-productivity regime, NOAA report finds

  • Mar 24, 2015 at 8:00AM

State of the California Current Report highlights record-warm conditions and effects on fisheries

Local hoop stars to play in WSGBCA game

  • Mar 19, 2015 at 11:31AM

Crosspoint Academy's Deseree Doty and Cailyn Cattell, Olympic's Olivia Williams and Bremerton resident Claire Martin, of Bellarmine Prep, were selected to the Washington State Girls Basketball Coaches Association senior all-state basketball team this week.

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