26th Legislative District: Diverse candidates, differing views highlight primary races

Ballots should be in voters’ mailboxes by this weekend.

Kitsap woman’s rise from troubled past is subject of political hit piece

Tarra Simmons is attacked in mailer blasting 26th District candidate Randall.

Port of Kingston to pay more than $600,000 on barge rebuild

Executive Director says barge will be like brand-new when finished

Travis Anderson leads off for Kitsap AA against Elma. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kitsap AA ends season with loss to Elma

The team will finish fourth in Area 2 with a 4-6 record

Lakes reopen following dangerous algae bloom

The cyanobacteria warning for Long Lake in South Kitsap and the E. coli warning at Island Lake County Park have… Continue reading

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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

 

Business
Rob Putaansuu

Putaansuu elected to AWC board

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

 

Life

Free lunch for kids offered at Centennial Park

POULSBO — Fishline, a group that serves North Kitsap by providing food, emergency services and other resources to those in… Continue reading

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The Lion in Winter comes to Poulsbo’s Jewel Box Theater

POULSBO — Sibling rivalry will take center stage as James Goldman’s “The Lion in Winter” comes to the Jewel Box… Continue reading

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Marketplace
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

 

Opinion

GE: A Dow powerhouse falls on hard times

The venerable company can point the finger at its CEOs for mismanaging its direction.

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