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‘Best of’ nominations going on through June 1

It’s time again to vote online for people, places, businesses and organizations for the Best of North Kitsap, Central Kitsap,...

By Staff report • May 17, 2024 1:30 am
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Dennis Weaver and his wife Marie ride down the tracks. Alicia says she believes it’s the only picture she has of them riding together.

A daughter tracks memories of father’s train legacy

By Elisha Meyer Port Orchard Independent
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Kids and adults spread out across the space of the new Port Orchard location of Dimension XR.

PO virtual reality: From zombies to flipping burgers

By Elisha Meyer Port Orchard Independent


Rain, rain go away; we want to enjoy camping day

Even though many campgrounds were booked solid in Kitsap County for Memorial Day weekend, the gloomy weather cut some of…

By Damon Williams Kitsap News Group • May 28, 2024 1:30 am
Memorial Day crowd honors those from BI who died

With a break in the gloomy weather May 27 a large Memorial Day crowd paid tribute to the 24 Bainbridge…

By Peter Gammell Kitsap News Group • May 28, 2024 1:30 am
PO Councilmembers remain torn on personal fireworks ban

The Port Orchard City Council returned to the table May 21 to reconsider a ban on personal fireworks two years…

By Elisha Meyer Port Orchard Independent • May 28, 2024 1:30 am
SK celebrates shipyard interns in signing ceremony

The fanfare of signing days has traditionally centered around the stars of high school athletics putting pen to paper to…

By Elisha Meyer Port Orchard Independent • May 28, 2024 1:30 am
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For those who are struggling, a safety net

Struggles with mental health can and do affect people of all ages, and Kitsap County residents are no exception.

By Kathy Cruz • May 28, 2024 1:30 am
James Rufo-Hill, a science teacher at Hyla School on Bainbridge Island, teaches a climate change course that includes a project with Eco-Adapt and Washington State Ferries to illustrate the possible rising sea levels. Photo courtesy Hyla School Sponsored
Bainbridge Island students share climate change optimism and action

Hyla School students design interactive ferry terminal signage with local climate experts

By Hyla School • May 27, 2024 6:00 am

Despite some pushback, board approves new NK A.D.

Despite some support to keep interim North Kitsap High School interim athletic director Anh Tran, the school board approved at…

By Tyler Shuey • May 28, 2024 1:30 am
Short of workers, WSF tells students about career opportunities

Teenagers stood quietly on the passenger deck of the Kennewick, listening intently to a man not much older than them….

By Molly Hetherwick Kitsap News Group • May 27, 2024 1:30 am
Due to cost, roads earn their stripes differently

Q: Has road striping paint changed? When I’m driving at night and in the rain it’s tough to see the…

By Doug Dahl • May 24, 2024 1:30 am
Fairs know how to stick it to us when it...

Besides being one of the cultural and political highlights of our Bainbridge Island year, last week’s Grand Old Fourth of…

By Tom Tyner • May 24, 2024 1:30 am
Degarimore claims 2 state titles, leads SK girls to 3rd-place...

Mount Tahoma High School is the home of heartbreak no longer for South Kitsap senior thrower Grace Degarimore, who capped…

By Elisha Meyer Port Orchard Independent • May 26, 2024 1:30 am
NK wins state 2A tennis title

North Kitsap won the 2A state boys tennis tournament May 25 at the Nordstrom Tennis Center at the University of…

By Nicholas Zeller-Singh Kitsap News Group • May 26, 2024 1:30 am
NK girls 3rd at state in softball

North Kitsap’s girls softball team placed third at state beating Port Angeles 18-11 and Othello 9-3 after losing to Tumwater…

By Nicholas Zeller-Singh North Kitsap Herald • May 25, 2024 1:30 am
Young Kitsap musicians perform with Seattle Symphony

How do you tell an ancient story — would you use words, or can you capture the meaning with just…

By Molly Hetherwick North Kitsap Herald • April 26, 2024 1:30 am
‘Smile’ this spring

Nancy Treder courtesy photo

April 20, 2024 1:30 am
Fundraisers to send Olalla kids to Globals

Olalla Elementary School students are putting on fundraisers to raise money to go to Kansas City, Mo., May 22-25 to…

By Steven Powell • April 16, 2024 1:30 am
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May 28, 2024 1:30 am
James Rufo-Hill, a science teacher at Hyla School on Bainbridge Island, teaches a climate change course that includes a project with Eco-Adapt and Washington State Ferries to illustrate the possible rising sea levels. Photo courtesy Hyla School Sponsored
May 27, 2024 6:00 am
Marmot Monitoring Survey at Hurricane Hill. Kiley Barbero photo Sponsored
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