Officials identify county jail prisoner who took own life

The Kitsap County Coroner’s office has identified the 33-year-old woman who police say took her own life recently while awaiting… Continue reading

February snowfall highlights problems with severe weather shelters

Severe Weather Shelter volunteers want permanent housing solutions

Proposed law would eliminate personal objection to vaccines in Washington state

WNPA Olympia News Bureau OLYMPIA — A proposed bill would eliminate the philosophical or personal objection used to exempt children… Continue reading

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Driver distracted by phone causes rollover crash in Bremerton

BREMERTON — A single vehicle rollover crash resulted in the closure of State Route 3, just south of the Bremerton… Continue reading

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Funding to encourage thoughtful online behavior in students proposed

Would establish a regional conference on media literacy and digital citizenship

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Law could prohibit eye tattoos in Washington state

A proposed bill would ban the procedure of scleral tattooing

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The Road Report

Some Kitsap County roads affected by repairs and construction work.



Port Orchard artist is featured at Kent gallery

Mary McInnis’s ‘Intimate Forest’ series on display through May


Annual Health and Senior Resource Fair set for March 2

Experts will be on hand to share knowledge on health, legal and financial issues.


Domestic violence IS preventable: July 21’s Refuse To Abuse 5k is a unique run/walk through every level of Safeco Field, from the players’ tunnel to the final lap around the field.

LifeWire provides a lifeline for woman fleeing abuse

Refuse to Abuse 5K at Safeco Field raises funds and awareness to fight domestic violence


Top Komen Race for the Cure fundraisers Heidi May, left, and Laura Mendoza. Mendoza was the No. 1 overall fundraiser for 2017 and May was the No. 1 survivor fundraiser. Photo by Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures

‘Pink Sisterhood’ unites to Race for the Cure

Walk, run, volunteer or donate to create life-saving change in the fight against breast cancer



Trump Supporters

— Rick McKee, The Augusta Chronicle, GA

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Commissioners: the time for new ferries in Washington is now

The Washington ferry system is one of our state’s most valuable resources. Ferry communities rely on Washington State Ferries as Continue reading...

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