Opinion

SK school district is ‘arrogant’ | Letter to the editor

After researching and contemplating the latest school bond request from the South…

  • Jan 20th, 2017

 

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Taking a stand for South Kitsap schools | My View

By STEVE SEGO Co-owner, The Dock Bar &Eatery and South Kitsap schools…

  • Jan 20th, 2017

 

Tight budget precludes a vote for SK schools | Letter to the editor

This letter is in response to the letter to the editor “Third…

  • Jan 20th, 2017

 

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Putaansuu | 2016 a year of successes in Port Orchard

By MAYOR ROB PUTAANSUU City of Port Orchard As 2017 brings us…

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Get some help — now | Letters to the editor

Get some help — now I recently read an article in the…

  • Jan 19th, 2017

Calling it now: Special Session | Jerry Cornfield

OLYMPIA — Time is running out on the 2017 Legislature. There are…

  • Jan 19th, 2017

Bipartisanship on all levels | In Our Opinion

There is an important example in the work of the congressional Bipartisan…

  • Jan 13th, 2017
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‘America can accomplish anything when we work together’

By REP. DEREK KILMER Regardless of one’s opinions about what happened on…

  • Jan 9th, 2017
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Editorial Cartoon | Opinion

— David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star

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Editorial Cartoon | Opinion

— Pat Bagley, Salt Lake Tribune

  • Jan 3rd, 2017
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Some things we’d like to see in 2017 | In Our Opinion

This is the first in a series of editorials about things we’d…

  • Jan 2nd, 2017
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‘Our problems are not Democratic or Republican problems — they are American problems’

By REP. JIM RENACCI I will never forget attending my first hearings…

  • Jan 9th, 2017
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2016 a year of unexpected outcomes | Jerry Cornfield

OLYMPIA — This wasn’t a very good year for many of the…

  • Dec 30th, 2016

Getting tired of school bond issues | Letter to the Editor

Aren’t you getting tired of school bond issues? This will be the…

  • Dec 29th, 2016
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Editorial Cartoon | Opinion

— Pat Bagley, Salt Lake Tribune

  • Dec 30th, 2016
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A solution to homelessness that could float | In Our Opinion

There’s a neighborhood in Kitsap County that can accommodate a population of…

  • Jan 4th, 2017

A Christmas Visitor | Tolman’s Tales

Joe was sound asleep, the moments to Christmas morning passing quickly, silently…

  • Dec 23rd, 2016

Volunteers exemplify South Kitsap’s caring | In Our Opinion

By and large, we know our friends and neighbors in Port Orchard…

  • Dec 23rd, 2016

Our shared commitment to make tomorrow better

Like any community, North Kitsap is a community of people from different…

  • Dec 23rd, 2016

You don’t walk this journey of life alone | Editor’s Notebook

As you and I went about our day Dec. 20, working our…

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Inslee unveils billion-dollar education funding plan

OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee unveiled a $46.7 billion budget proposal Dec.…

  • Dec 22nd, 2016
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Editorial Cartoon | Opinion

Cartoonist: Bob Englehart, CagleCartoons.com

  • Dec 22nd, 2016
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Still a ‘no’ for SKSD’s third bond issue | Letter

Once again, the South Kitsap School District is coming to the residents…

  • Dec 16th, 2016

Do away with the Electoral College | Letter

I do not know if the recent election was rigged or not.…

  • Dec 16th, 2016

Be smart about who benefits from your generosity

Americans are a generous people. Last year, we donated $373.25 billion to…

  • Dec 15th, 2016
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Opinion | Editorial Cartoon

John Darkow, Columbia Daily Tribune, Missouri

  • Dec 15th, 2016
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Lighting up smiles | FerryFare

Do the Port of Kingston’s Christmas lights have you thinking, “That must…

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Letter | South Kitsap Fire and Rescue is doing it right

As a 15-year recently retired fire chief, I would like to compliment…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

Jerry Cornfield | Holiday season thank-yous

With the holiday season upon us, we take a few moments to…

For a modest investment, housing solutions are available | Kitsap’s Housing Crisis

I am a fiscally conservative mayor, so the amount of money needed…

  • Dec 5th, 2016

Create a Housing Trust Fund to invest in best solutions | Kitsap Housing Crisis

Community investments in ferries are as crucial to our future as investments…

  • Dec 5th, 2016

The “reason for the season” depends on who you are | As It Turns Out

How do you celebrate Christmas? Pew Research provided some noteworthy U.S. statistics…

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Opinion | Editorial Cartoon

David Fitzsimmons | The Arizona Star

  • Dec 1st, 2016
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Get informed so corruption in government will end

A rational person would think that the people of a country should…

  • Nov 21st, 2016

Make a difference in someone else’s life | Publisher’s Notebook

This week we are launching our partnership with North Kitsap Fishline and…

The slippery slope of our housing crisis | In Our Opinion

Chances are you know someone in Kitsap who is struggling to find…

  • Nov 26th, 2016

Shop locally and make a difference locally

It’s Thanksgiving weekend and, once the feast is finished, shopping will likely…

  • Nov 26th, 2016
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Jerry Cornfield | Evenly divided Legislature inspires hope for moderates

This is not idle conversation, as the approaching legislative session could be…

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Clear rejection of eight years of faulty policies

Nov. 9, 2016. The morning after and the Donald Trump supporters are…

  • Nov 11th, 2016

Now, we must unite and work together | In Our Opinion

We congratulate President-elect Donald Trump on his election. Now, the great task…