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

Ballots should be in voters’ mailboxes by this weekend.

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

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

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


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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