Elected leadership must be held accountable | In Our Opinion

“Each agency, in accordance with published rules, shall make available for public…

  • Feb 16th, 2017


Too many unanswered questions to vote yes | Letter to the editor

After two failures, the South Kitsap school board comes back with an…

  • Feb 10th, 2017


Bond is a possible option | The Scuttlebutt

Port commissioners and staff continue exploring financing options for the marina’s major…

  • Feb 9th, 2017


Majority Coalition has a plan to fund education | Sen. Jan Angel

By SEN. JAN ANGEL, 26th Legislative District-R By this point, you likely…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Make sure our nation stays true to its principles | Letter to the editor

America — the world’s oldest living democracy — needs as much love…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Much work done, but more ahead | In Our Opinion

We commend and thank the volunteers, donors, and city employees and officials…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Plan ahead for Agate Pass Bridge cleaning | In Our Opinion

Once again, it’s time for cooler heads to prevail. No, it’s not…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Back school districts away from levy cliff | In Our Opinion

School districts in Washington state are approaching the “levy cliff,” a planned…

  • Feb 5th, 2017

Solving ‘American problems’ | Letter to the editor

It was a real treat to read the comments in the Jan.…

  • Feb 2nd, 2017

Prayers for answers, for resolution and for healing | In Our Opinion

Four violent deaths. There are no words that can adequately express the…

  • Feb 2nd, 2017

Reminders that we have each other’s backs | In Our Opinion

As we grieve the loss of four family members, we are consoled…

  • Feb 2nd, 2017

We join the community in its prayers for answers, resolution, and healing

Four violent deaths. There are no words that can adequately express the…

  • Feb 1st, 2017

Legislators have their hands full in 2017 session | The Petri Dish

Time is running out on the 2017 Legislature. As of Feb. 3,…

  • Feb 8th, 2017

The new war against the poor | As It Turns Out

Most of us were looking forward to 2017 with hope that it…

It’s time for South Kitsap to properly fund its schools | In Our Opinion

South Kitsap School District’s board of directors once again is appealing to…

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Editorial Cartoon | Opinion

Editorial Cartoon | Opinion

  • Jan 26th, 2017

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

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

  • 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

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

Putaansuu | 2016 a year of successes in Port Orchard

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

Calling it now: Special Session | Jerry Cornfield

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

  • Jan 19th, 2017

Get some help — now | Letters to the editor

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

  • 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

Editorial Cartoon | Opinion

— David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star

Editorial Cartoon | Opinion

— Pat Bagley, Salt Lake Tribune

  • Jan 3rd, 2017

‘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

2016 a year of unexpected outcomes | Jerry Cornfield

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

  • Dec 30th, 2016

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

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

Editorial Cartoon | Opinion

— Pat Bagley, Salt Lake Tribune

  • Dec 30th, 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

‘America can accomplish anything when we work together’

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

  • Jan 9th, 2017

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…

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

Inslee unveils billion-dollar education funding plan

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

  • Dec 22nd, 2016

Editorial Cartoon | Opinion

Cartoonist: Bob Englehart, CagleCartoons.com

  • Dec 22nd, 2016

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