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WSP Trooper injured by wrong-way driver on State Route 3 near Silverdale

WSP Trooper injured by wrong-way driver on State Route 3 near Silverdale

BREMERTON — A Washington State Patrol trooper was injured late last week in a collision with a wrong-way driver on State Route 3 as the… Continue reading

WSP Trooper injured by wrong-way driver on State Route 3 near Silverdale
Red Cross seeks volunteers as wildfire season approaches

Red Cross seeks volunteers as wildfire season approaches

The forecast still calls for a busy wildfire season in the northwest, which means the American Red Cross will be in need of volunteers. The… Continue reading

Red Cross seeks volunteers as wildfire season approaches
CHI Franciscan opens new Family Medicine Clinic

CHI Franciscan opens new Family Medicine Clinic

Clinic provides outpatient care such as obstetrics, pediatrics, sports health, addiction treatment.

CHI Franciscan opens new Family Medicine Clinic
26 active cases of COVID-19 reported in Kitsap Thursday

26 active cases of COVID-19 reported in Kitsap Thursday

So far, 18 positive cases have been reported in July

26 active cases of COVID-19 reported in Kitsap Thursday
COVID-19 infections continue to rise in Kitsap County

COVID-19 infections continue to rise in Kitsap County

22 active cases of COVID-19, 267 total infections since March

COVID-19 infections continue to rise in Kitsap County
NKSD will use hybrid learning model next school year

NKSD will use hybrid learning model next school year

Each school will split students into two groups for remote and in-person learning

NKSD will use hybrid learning model next school year
Public asked to report sightings of Asian giant hornets this summer

Public asked to report sightings of Asian giant hornets this summer

As if 2020 hasn’t been hectic enough, the Washington State Department of Agriculture and the Washington Invasive Species Council are asking the public all over… Continue reading

Public asked to report sightings of Asian giant hornets this summer
22 active cases of COVID-19 in Kitsap

22 active cases of COVID-19 in Kitsap

Positive test rate remains just above 2 percent

22 active cases of COVID-19 in Kitsap
DSHS to furlough some employees, reduce hours at all statewide agencies
DSHS to furlough some employees, reduce hours at all statewide agencies
Law enforcement increase patrols to curb boating under the influence

Law enforcement increase patrols to curb boating under the influence

Boaters will see an increase in patrols on fresh and marine waters across the state from July 3-5.

Law enforcement increase patrols to curb boating under the influence
11 new COVID-19 cases reported by health district Tuesday
11 new COVID-19 cases reported by health district Tuesday
Blood donors needed as northwest faces shortages

Blood donors needed as northwest faces shortages

It’s not unusual for blood to be in short supply in the summer, but the COVID-19 pandemic still ongoing, and the health care system is… Continue reading

Blood donors needed as northwest faces shortages
224 cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Kitsap County

224 cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Kitsap County

June sees the highest number of cases added since March

224 cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Kitsap County
Hangar construction at Bremerton airport to begin this year

Hangar construction at Bremerton airport to begin this year

New hangar construction will begin this year at Bremerton National Airport, said Port of Bremerton officials in a Monday press release. Construction will happen in… Continue reading

Hangar construction at Bremerton airport to begin this year
Law enforcement agencies state they cannot detain, cite or arrest violators of mask order

Law enforcement agencies state they cannot detain, cite or arrest violators of mask order

Both agencies cite Gov. Inslee’s statewide mask mandate as a “public health and safety measure.”

Law enforcement agencies state they cannot detain, cite or arrest violators of mask order
Kitsap Transit extends fare-free policy through July

Kitsap Transit extends fare-free policy through July

Extension aims to limit spread of COVID-19 in the county

Kitsap Transit extends fare-free policy through July
Navy seeks third-party developers for energy generation system

Navy seeks third-party developers for energy generation system

Project includes up to 10 acres at NBK-Bremerton and up to 95 acres at NBK-Bangor

Navy seeks third-party developers for energy generation system
Kitsap County Solid Waste Division updates for July 4 weekend

Kitsap County Solid Waste Division updates for July 4 weekend

The Olympic View Transfer Station will be the only Kitsap County waste and recycling facility open July 4, according to the Solid Waste Division. The… Continue reading

Kitsap County Solid Waste Division updates for July 4 weekend
Semi rolls over near Gorst Tuesday
Semi rolls over near Gorst Tuesday
Kitsap County total COVID-19 cases nears 200

Kitsap County total COVID-19 cases nears 200

KPHD has reported 35 cases in June alone, 24 in the past two weeks

Kitsap County total COVID-19 cases nears 200