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Perkins repeats as Silverdale Thunder champ

  • Aug 12, 2008 at 10:44AM

Kayleigh Perkins just keeps getting better. Almost a year to the day she became the first female driver to win an Unlimited Lights Hydroplane Racing Association event on the waters of Dyes Inlet, Perkins returned. But rather than winning thanks to an opponent's blown propellor, an incident that sealed her win last year, Perkins topped Greg Hopp by a longshot to repeat as Silverdale Thunder champion, now her fourth career win.

More than just a dream

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

“Tapping the power of dreams, coincidence and imagination,” with Aussie author and dream expert Robert Moss.

The music to get you groovin’

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Old-fashioned summer street dances take root

City, school district partners in co-location project

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 11:00AM

The city of Bremerton, the Bremerton School District (BSD) and Seattle’s NAC Architecture are partners in a project that will bring a middle school to West Bremerton.

Kitsap County: Rockefeller’s voting record is shoddy

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 1:00AM

When choosing candidates for positions of power over our tax dollars, it is crucial that we all scrutinize their records. Each candidate will fall on a range between two extremes. One extreme is committed to smaller government, transparency and accountability, fewer laws and less interference (regulation) for small business and private lives. The opposite extreme consistently votes to increase bureaucracy, regulations and taxes, with never-ending incremental intrusions into private lives. I ask you to determine where Phil Rockefeller falls.

Candidates long on talk, short on substance | Adele Ferguson

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 1:00AM

How about this for a way to save money? Cut high school back to two years. Why do they need four? Most of them just lollygag around in the final two years, some ditching school altogether before they get that far. They’re busy earning money to support their cars.

Silverdale Shoot-Out organizers aim to make 3-on-3 hoops tournament bigger, better

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 1:00AM

Nathan Uffens is no stranger to the hardwood. The 31-year-old director of sales for the Silverdale Beach Hotel grew up as a court rat like any other in Southern California, remembering the courts of Venice Beach and the like fondly. “Growing up in Southern California, there’s a basketball hoop every other block,” Uffens said. “We were always playing pick-up games, street ball. Just all day long on those courts.

WSP: Majority of drivers putting their cell phones down

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 1:00AM

While some drivers still chat on their cell phones, a growing number of motorists are using Bluetooth wireless devices. Motorists initially abiding by month-old law. While some drivers still chat on their cell phones, a growing number of motorists are using Bluetooth wireless devices. The cell phone law took effect July 1 and one month later, Washington State Patrol (WSP) Trooper Krista Hedstrom, spokeswoman for WSP District 8, said people seem to be getting the message. “People are aware of it. It’s been on the (television) news, it’s been on the radio, it’s been in the newspapers,” Hedstrom said.

Just how happy are you? Letters

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

Happy with ever increasing property taxes?

A crash course to adult obesity

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to realize that kids’ meals at restaurants and fast food establishments are loaded with fat.


  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

ILLAHEE DAY: The Port of Illahee presents Illahee Day 2008 featuring a parade open to all neighbors to join in the fun, Trees and Treetures with Jim Trainer, tide touch pool and more; today, Aug. 9, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Illahee dock.


  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM


Lone Sailor effort making progress

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

The effort to bring the Lone Sailor statue to the Bremerton Marina continues making headway as hopes remain high that the statue will be in place by the Navy’s birthday in October.

Open your post, become a host

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

Consider your home’s vacant guest room more than a makeshift, clutter-catching storage area. That’s the sentiment of Hiroko Havekost, host family coordinator for the International Student Program at Olympic College.

NABA Westsound forming fall men’s league Sports notice

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

Thanks to the success of its inaugural season, NABA (North American Baseball Association) Westsound is forming a fall men’s hardball league. Anyone 18 and older (as of Sept. 7), no matter the skill level, can try out for one of three teams on Saturday, Aug. 23 and Sunday, Aug. 24 at Snider Park in Poulsbo. Both tryouts are from noon to 2 p.m. There is a $10 tryout fee. The fall league, which is a wood bat league, will feature an eight-game season plus playoffs with each team fielding a maximum of 12 players. All games will be played at noon or 3 p.m. on Sundays with the exception of one to-be-determined Saturday. The league costs $195 per player, which covers insurance, umpire fees, field rentals and more. All games will be played at Snider Park and other fields. For directions or more information, visit the league’s Web site at or call the league’s hotline at (206) 774-0396.

Advanced softball camp is today Youth Sports

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

Jake Wallace is hosting an advanced softball camp today at Lion’s Field No. 1 from 1 to 4 p.m.

Sports notice Cell phones for Soldiers at Silverdale Thunder

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

Bud McKay completed the ceremonial tossing of the first cell phone for the kickoff of this season’s Cell Phone for Soldiers drive by throwing in the phone he had in his pocket when he flipped his hydroplane in Phoenix at the first race in April.

Time is now for BlueJackets

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

This isn’t how the Kitsap BlueJackets want to see the 2008 season come to a close.

Bremerton duo battle for Soap Box supremacy

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

POULSBO — Racing at the All-American Soap Box Derby World Championship in Akron, Ohio is the pinnacle of the sport.

POLICE LOG Neighborly love

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

A deputy responded to a residence in the 3000 block of Ridgeview Drive NE in East Bremerton around 10 p.m. Aug. 4. A man called and said his neighbor was “doing burnouts” in the road and threatening him and his mother.

Man asked for arson arrest, plea is not guilty

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

PORT ORCHARD — An employee of Poulsbo’s Big Valley Veterinary Services (BVVS) — charged with first-degree arson after allegedly setting fire to the center Aug. 5 — appeared in Kitsap County Superior Court Wednesday.

Hybrid buses in Kitsap Transit’s future?

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

With its pocketbook pumped backwards by rising fuel prices, Kitsap Transit partnered with the Vehicle Research Institute (VRI) at Western Washington University in February on a project that would bring hybrid buses to Kitsap County.

SKIA property owner supports annexation

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

For David Overton, who owns the majority of the property in the South Kitsap Industrial Area (SKIA) not owned by the Port of Bremerton, annexation into the city of Bremerton is crucial to not only his ability to develop his property, but for the long-awaited economic development of the entire area.

One must stick to the rules — even the Governor

  • Aug 2, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Aug 7, 2008 at 3:34PM

Gov. Chris Gregoire was turned away from an Olympia bar by the bouncer after she was unable to provide her ID. The governor reportedly forgot her ID at home and was denied access by the 23-year-old who told her no one is allowed in the bar without valid identification. So she went home.

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