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Kitsap County files civil suit to enforce shooting range ordinance

  • Apr 3, 2015 at 11:00AM

PORT ORCHARD - Kitsap County filed an action March 31 in Kitsap County Superior Court requesting an injunction against Kitsap Rifle and Revolver Club for failing to obtain a required operational range permit. In September 2014, Kitsap County Commissioners passed Ordinance 515-2014, which became effective December 22, 2014, establishing a requirement that outdoor shooting ranges obtain an operating permit.

NBK trains in Sinclair Inlet

  • Apr 2, 2015 at 11:08AM

BREMERTON – Naval Base Kitsap (NBK) held successful training exercises in Sinclair Inlet between Bremerton and Port Orchard on Friday, March 27.

CHI Franciscan Health, UnitedHealthcare renew network relationship

  • Apr 2, 2015 at 12:23PM

UnitedHealthcare plan participants have continued, uninterrupted access to CHI Franciscan hospitals, ancillary facilities and physicians

Kaden Lum remembered as a '12,' full of life

  • Apr 2, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Apr 3, 2015 at 2:13PM

POULSBO — His life was short, but those who knew 2-year-old Kaden Lum say his impact will be longfelt. “He was a very active and outgoing child,” said Don Jones, Kaden’s great-grandfather. “He loved life.”

Protesters aim to stop retail sale of 'puppy mill' puppies

  • Apr 4, 2015 at 8:00AM

Around 23 people gathered outside a Silverdale pet and feed store on March 28 to protest the sale of what they said were "puppy mill" puppies.

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

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.

My turn: Showdown in Seattle over city's minimum wage law

  • Apr 5, 2015 at 8:00AM

Ever since the $15 wage proposal was narrowly approved by City of SeaTac voters, municipal leaders in neighboring Seattle have pushed to impose the same edict.

Brownsville school principal kisses goat 21 times for charity

  • Apr 5, 2015 at 8:00AM

Before a crowd of hundreds of children in the Brownsville Elementary gymnasium on March 31, school Principal Toby Tebo kissed a goat 21 times as part of a fundraiser for children in Kenya.

USS Grayback model now on display at Naval Undersea Museum

  • Mar 13, 2015 at 10:00AM

The Naval Undersea Museum unveiled its latest model March 7: a 38-inch replica of the USS Grayback, a Scorpion-class submarine used during the Vietnam War.

When the pursuit is the reward

  • Apr 5, 2015 at 11:00AM

I was not a straight-A student in high school. Maybe that’s why I can tell you this story. Society only seems to accept success stories from people who have failed first. Except, I never truly failed. I just didn’t try that hard to succeed.

Kitsap County 2015 philanthropy Award recipients chosen

  • Mar 13, 2015 at 11:00AM

BREMERTON — Kitsap Community Foundation has chosen Kitsap County's annual philanthropy award recipients from the pool of public nominations received during their annual nominating process.

Attorney General files lawsuit over deceptive Super Bowl ticket sales

  • Mar 13, 2015 at 5:00PM

Just hours before the Super Bowl, customers of SBTickets.com, 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.

USS Grayback model now on display at Naval Undersea Museum

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 8:00AM

The Naval Undersea Museum unveiled its latest model March 7: a 38-inch replica of the USS Grayback, a Scorpion-class submarine used during the Vietnam War.

West Hills Honda earns Honda’s President’s Award

  • Apr 6, 2015 at 11:00AM

BREMERTON – West Hills Honda is among the recipients of its prestigious Honda President’s Award for 2014, according to American Honda Motor Co., Inc.

Eggcited about egg hunting

  • Apr 6, 2015 at 4:03PM

Malaya Whitlock, 5, left, and Kamani Williams, 4, right, both of Bremerton, hunt for plastic Easter eggs at Kitsap Tennis and Athletic Center in Central Kitsap on Saturday, April 4. They were two of the several children who scurried outside KTAC's grounds to search for the hidden eggs as friends and family members watched.

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.

Working across the aisle gives bills a better chance

  • Apr 7, 2015 at 8:00AM

Before I was elected, I knew the most successful legislation was that which is worked on with people on both sides of the aisle, and vetted with those affected the most. That's why – in my first three months in office – all of the bills I've worked on have received bipartisan support.

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.

Library hosts action-oriented book discussion group

  • Apr 7, 2015 at 11:00AM

Kitsap Regional Library has just begun a new book discussion series aimed at serving people who want to do more than just read and discuss. This book group is about action.

Kitsap County 2015 philanthropy Award recipients chosen

  • Mar 16, 2015 at 9:00AM

Kitsap Community Foundation has chosen Kitsap County’s annual philanthropy award recipients from the pool of public nominations received during their annual nominating process.

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.

‘Babes in Toyland’ ballet to be performed at BHS April 18-19

  • Apr 9, 2015 at 11:02AM

Dance Arts Theatre of Silverdale will perform a “Babes in Toyland” ballet at the Bremerton High School Performing Arts Center on April 18 at 7 p.m. and April 19 at 2 p.m.

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