Roundabouts proposed on SR305 between Poulsbo and Bainbridge

POULSBO — Improvements along the State Route 305 corridor were the talk of a recent meeting of the Poulsbo City… Continue reading

Werner Fire near Gorst ‘just about contained’

BREMERTON — A fire that broke out yesterday in Gorst in the Bremerton watershed is “just about contained,” according to… Continue reading

SKSD to send voters another proposal to build second high school

The district is also seeking funding to renovate schools and address safety and security issues.

From left to right: Kurt Van Ness, Rickey Muttart and Evan Markovich, Bremerton’s three newest firefighters, were sworn in on Wednesday July 18. Markovich and Muttart have been with the department since April and Van Ness was hired in June. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Bremerton Fire Department swears in three new firefighters, promotes three | Gallery

New firefighters Kurt Van Ness, Rickey Muttart amd Evan Markovich joined the Bremerton Fire Department earlier this year

Bremerton Police Chief James Burchett. (KNG File Photo)

James Burchett appointed Bremerton Police Chief

BREMERTON — Bremerton Police Chief James Burchett can finally shed the “interim” tag from his title. By a 6-0 vote… Continue reading

Distracted driving law, one year later: Troopers see decrease in crashes

POULSBO — July 24 will mark one year since a law was introduced in Washington that was intended to combat… Continue reading

The car, on the lower left-hand side of the picture, was found 30 feet off the shoulder. (Photo courtesy Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office)

Victim of fatal crash was East Bremerton man

BROWNSVILLE — Authorities have identified the victim in a fatal early Monday morning single-vehicle crash that occurred on Brownsville Highway… Continue reading


Rob Putaansuu

Putaansuu elected to AWC board

The Port Orchard mayor is in his first term in office.


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



Summer reading for children and teens

Well it’s finally summer, and the kids are out of school and needing something to do. Some kids are in Continue reading...

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