Kitsap News Group staff

Shelter in place warning lifted for Newberry Hill gas leak

CKF&R: gas leak occurred when an excavator struck a one-inch gas line

Local pup to compete in television dog show

Little Otis, a Kitsap Humane Society alum, was rescued from an abandoned house in 2017

Check out these romantic Valentine’s Day events

For those looking for a special night with their significant other, here there are a couple of local Valentine’s Day events to consider. Valentine’s Day… Continue reading

Kitsap Quilters Show set for this weekend

Event takes place Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds

Conservancy and county team up on local tree planting

Event is slated for Saturday, Feb. 29 from 8:30 a.m. to noon; volunteers needed

Naval Base Kitsap to add classrooms for Child Development Center

Project cost is $2.1 million; renovations to be completed by September

Man arrested after allegedly punching state trooper in the face

Ian T. Sepetys was booked for third-degree assault with a bail of $62,500

Local roller derby league to host double-header Saturday

Northwest Derby Company is Kitsap County’s only adult roller derby league

Navy to test drinking water wells near Bangor for PFAS contamination

Two informational meetings to be held in February regarding water sampling

Special needs prom night experience set for Friday

Event is 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds

Coast Guard Foundation announces 2020 scholarship opportunities

Applications will be accepted Feb. 1 through March 15

Severe weather shelters activated Monday night due to cold weather

Guests have until 9 p.m. to check into any of the four shelters across Kitsap County

Initiative calls upon locals to consider nonprofits in estate planning

A new initiative is urging Kitsap residents to think about building a better future by bequeathing 10 percent of their worth to charitable organizations. Leave… Continue reading

Kitsap Community Foundation approves over $73,000 in grant awards

Grant funds will go toward 17 nonprofit organizations in Kitsap

Navy to conduct anti-terrorism exercises Feb. 3-14

Annual exercise designed to ensure readiness for potential security threats