Dannie Oliveaux

Dannie posted 332 stories to Kitsap Daily News.
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City council delays action on Kitsap Regional Coordinating Council agreement

Port Orchard City Council member Bek Ashby made the motion that the agreement be tabled until May 12

  • Apr 23rd, 2015 11:28pm

Roller derby league at home in new rink

Haeley Nunley of Northwest Derby Company said her group moved to Skateland in Bremerton

  • Apr 23rd, 2015 11:20pm

Morris selected as city attorney

In a letter, Councilman Jerry Childs urged his fellow colleagues for a “no vote” in approving Mayor Tim Matthes’ selection of Carol Morris as city attorney.

  • Apr 16th, 2015 5:51pm

DISTRICT COURT | Woman faces forgery charges

Forgery charges has been filed against a Port Orchard woman in Kitsap Count District Court this week.

  • Apr 9th, 2015 6:28pm

Fathoms brings Seagull Splat back for another year

Applications are being accepted for the second annual Seagull Splat 5K Run/Walk on May 24, at the Comfort Inn in Port Orchard, hosted by the Fathoms o’ Fun Festival.

  • Apr 9th, 2015 6:18pm

South Kitsap Helpline receives grant for new truck

The food bank received a “much-needed” new truck that will assist in picking up and hauling food donations.

  • Apr 9th, 2015 6:17pm

McDonald urges City Council to keep extended foot ferry hours

Bremerton councilmember Jerry McDonald urged the Port Orchard City Council not to eliminate the Friday and Saturday extended hours for the foot ferry that runs between the two cities.

  • Apr 9th, 2015 6:00pm

DISTRICT COURT | Local man charged for having sex with animal

A tip from Virginia law enforcement led to the arrest by local authorities of a Port Orchard registered sex offender for having sex with animals.

  • Apr 2nd, 2015 3:51pm

Work set to begin in mid-April on bypass lane improvement on Sidney Road

Work is scheduled to begin next month for a new southbound bypass lane on Sidney Road SW at the intersection of Shannon Drive SW.

  • Mar 26th, 2015 5:43pm

Area fire departments participate in multi-agency training

Fireighter crews, trucks and ambulances from host South Kitsap Fire and Rescue, Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue and Bremerton Fire Department converged earlier this week for three days of multi-agency training at the Washington Veterans Home in Retsil.

  • Mar 26th, 2015 6:11pm

Pastor, church working to help local muralist battling cancer

A local pastor and his church is seeking help in getting new flooring and carpet for a muralist who is battling cancer.

  • Mar 26th, 2015 6:12pm

Marble tournament planned for city’s 125th celebration

Do you remember shooting marbles as a child or teenager? Well, you can have another chance to play one of your favorite childhood games during this year’s 125th anniversary celebration of Port Orchard.

  • Mar 23rd, 2015 2:00pm

Del’s Feed and Farm Supply to reopen as Tractor Supply Co.

Del’s Feed and Farm Supply will reopen as a Tractor Supply Company store with a soft opening tentatively scheduled for May 23, according to a March 12 announcement.

  • Mar 20th, 2015 4:00pm

Young explains opposition on bills

District 26 State Rep. Jesse Young answered questions on why he opposed two bills that dealt with increasing the state’s minimum wage to $12 an hour and increased sick leave for employees at an hour-long town hall meeting March 14.

  • Mar 19th, 2015 6:36pm

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

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

  • Mar 17th, 2015 4:22pm

‘A little bit of everything’ at Bitch’s Britches

A new and used clothing and accessory boutique has an unusual name, but people will be surprised what’s inside one of Port Orchard’s newest businesses.

  • Mar 13th, 2015 5:00pm

Crosspoint Academy girls, Olympic boys bring home hardware

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.

  • Mar 12th, 2015 10:18pm

Port Orchard City Council approves new Planning Commission member at meeting

The Port Orchard City Council unanimously approved the appointment of Marcus Lane to the Planning Commission.

  • Mar 12th, 2015 4:04pm

Whitten crowned as 2015 Fathoms queen

Charlotte Whitten was crowned as queen during the 2015 Fathoms o’ Fun Royalty Scholarship Program March 7 at Christian Life Center.

  • Mar 13th, 2015 9:16pm

New skate shop opens in downtown Port Orchard

After six months of renovating, remodeling, repainting and getting merchandise, Ian Wilhelm and Ashley Bastin will open the Unity Skate Shop, 944 Bay St., in downtown Port Orchard.

  • Mar 6th, 2015 5:08pm

Miller grows while handling Fathoms queen responsibilities

It’s been a year of attending community functions, festivals, parades and dressing up in fancy dresses for Fathoms Queen Devenn Miller.

  • Mar 5th, 2015 11:29pm

Firefighters respond to house fire on Copper Creek Drive

South Kitsap Fire and Rescue firefighters responded to a fire on SE Copper Creek Drive.

  • Mar 6th, 2015 4:56pm

Olympic High and Washington basketball legend Christian Welp dies at age 51

Former Olympic High School and University of Washington basketball legend Christian Welp has passed away at the age of 51.

  • Mar 5th, 2015 12:22am

NJROTC marksmanship team eighth at nationals

The South Kitsap High School Navy JROTC precision marksmanship team — comprised of four girls — placed eighth in the nation at the 2015 JROTC Service Championship marksmanship match on Feb. 19-21 in Phoenix, Ariz.

  • Feb 27th, 2015 4:44pm

Judge rules in favor of Caldier in lawsuit

A former District 26 Democratic state representative lost a libel lawsuit filed last year against his Republican opponent.

  • Feb 27th, 2015 4:26pm

Contestants ready to showcase skills at Fathoms event

Ten contestants will vie for spots on this year’s senior and junior court for the Royalty Court at the 2015 Fathoms o’Fun Festival Scholarship Program March 7 at the Christian Life Center.

  • Feb 27th, 2015 4:25pm

Date for Kalac murder trial scheduled Aug. 3

According to the Kitsap County Prosecutor’s Office, Aug. 3 is the trial date set for David Micheal Kalac, 33. Kalac was charged with the Nov. 4 first-degree murder of 30-year-old Amber Lynn Coplin.

  • Mar 4th, 2015 9:57pm

Card deck combines art, history and community; card party Feb. 27 at Sidney Museum

The Sidney Museum and Art Association will host a “card party” on Feb. 27 to showcase their newest fundraising project.

  • Feb 27th, 2015 4:51pm

Belfair woman faces ID theft, forgery charges

Multiple charges were filed Feb. 20 in Kitsap County District Court against a Belfair woman accused of stealing mail, identity theft and forgery.

  • Feb 27th, 2015 4:19pm

Cougars claim five sub-regional championships

TACOMA — Five Central Kitsap wrestlers claimed Class 3A Narrows League Championships Saturday at Foss High School.

  • Feb 12th, 2015 8:56pm

DECA students qualify for state championship

South Kitsap High School DECA had 12 students qualify for the state championship this year at the Area 7 competition in January.

  • Feb 12th, 2015 7:53pm

Local basketball teams begin trek to state tournaments.

District and league tournaments tipoff this week for local Class 3A, 2A, 1A and 1B teams looking to reach their respective state tournaments.

  • Feb 9th, 2015 10:49pm

South Kitsap School District employees recognized for saving bus driver’s life

Five South Kitsap School District employees — including four bus drivers — were recognized at Tuesday’s school board meeting for providing CRP and helping to save the life of a longtime bus driver last month.

  • Feb 6th, 2015 3:00pm

Planning under way for city’s 125th anniversary

Planning is under way for Port Orchard’s 125th anniversary which the city will celebrate the event Sept. 5.

  • Feb 6th, 2015 3:00pm

South Kitsap High School improv group challenges Jimmy Fallon

South Kitsap High School theater teacher Scott Yingling has publicly issued a video challenge Jim Fallon, host of NBC’s The Tonight Show.

  • Feb 12th, 2015 8:43pm

Contestants named for new look Fathoms scholarship program

The Fathom’s o’ Fun Scholarship Program is getting a new look in 2015.

  • Feb 5th, 2015 5:25pm

DISTRICT COURT | Man charged with having unlawful firearm

A routine traffic stop by a police officer lead to charges being filed against an Olalla man for unlawful possession of a firearm.

  • Feb 5th, 2015 5:21pm

Council approves money extending contract for gap analysis

The Port Orchard City Council unanimously approved a change order for an additional $8,700 needed for the continuation of the 2014 Water/Sewer Gap Analysis.

  • Feb 5th, 2015 5:18pm

Risky trees coming down at South Kitsap park

Tree cutters have been busy hand-cutting about 160 trees to reduce the chances they’ll fall onto homes and property near Bill Bloomquist Rotary Park on Madrona Drive in South Kitsap.

  • Jan 29th, 2015 5:50pm

South Kitsap Fire and Rescue asks for EMS levy renewal

South Kitsap Fire and Rescue will ask voters this spring to renew the current emergency medical services levy for another six years.

  • Jan 29th, 2015 5:49pm