Kitsap News Group staff

Health District one new case of COVID-19, brings total to 165

Health District one new case of COVID-19, brings total to 165

Kitsap County positive test rate is about two percent

Health District one new case of COVID-19, brings total to 165
Burglary suspect caught in Suquamish

Burglary suspect caught in Suquamish

Police: suspect burglarized at least one Port Madison area residence

Burglary suspect caught in Suquamish
Harrison Medical Center changing its name

Harrison Medical Center changing its name

Silverdale and Bremerton facilities will now be called St. Michaels Medical Center

Harrison Medical Center changing its name
Health District reports one new case of COVID-19, brings total to 164

Health District reports one new case of COVID-19, brings total to 164

Kitsap County positive test rate is about two percent

Health District reports one new case of COVID-19, brings total to 164
Kitsap County Fair & Stampede canceled this year

Kitsap County Fair & Stampede canceled this year

For over 60 years, the Kitsap County Fair & Stampede has been a favorite tradition for families on the peninsula. This year’s fair, after much… Continue reading

Kitsap County Fair & Stampede canceled this year

Call for Justice protests scheduled for Poulsbo and Bainbridge

Protests will occur in Poulsbo on Tuesday and Bainbridge on Thursday

KPHD confirms one new COVID-19 case in Monday update

KPHD confirms one new COVID-19 case in Monday update

Countywide confirmed cases stand at 163, positive test rate is about two percent

KPHD confirms one new COVID-19 case in Monday update
Kitsap County coroner asks public for help with unclaimed remains

Kitsap County coroner asks public for help with unclaimed remains

Kitsap County Coroner Jeff Wallis has announced that his office is in possession of the unclaimed remains of ten individuals considered indigent or abandoned. The… Continue reading

Kitsap County coroner asks public for help with unclaimed remains
Kitsap Transit to continue fare-free service through June

Kitsap Transit to continue fare-free service through June

Kitsap Transit’s fare-free policy, applying to all Kitsap Transit services, will be extended through the end of June to help limit the spread of COVID-19.… Continue reading

Kitsap Transit to continue fare-free service through June
Majority of OC classes will be online in the summer and fall quarters

Majority of OC classes will be online in the summer and fall quarters

BREMERTON — With registration for summer and fall quarters coming in the near future, Olympic College has announced that its courses will be predominantly online.… Continue reading

Majority of OC classes will be online in the summer and fall quarters
KEDA Executive Director John Powers

KEDA Executive Director to retire

SILVERDALE — The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance has announced that Executive Director John Powers will retire this year. Powers, who had held the post for… Continue reading

KEDA Executive Director John Powers
Some park amenities, off leash dog parks set to return at month’s end

Some park amenities, off leash dog parks set to return at month’s end

With the reopening of Kitsap County parks earlier this month, county officials have had to modify operations in order to stay within state and federal… Continue reading

Some park amenities, off leash dog parks set to return at month’s end
Two Kitsap 911 employees win Public Safety Communications Awards

Two Kitsap 911 employees win Public Safety Communications Awards

Two Kitsap 911 employees were singled out for special recognition this year, winning Public Safety Communications Awards and Technology Leadership Awards from the Association of… Continue reading

Two Kitsap 911 employees win Public Safety Communications Awards
Bremerton to present affordable housing study virtually

Bremerton to present affordable housing study virtually

A study of affordable housing in Kitsap County and the City of Bremerton was set to be presented to the public earlier this year, but… Continue reading

Bremerton to present affordable housing study virtually
Stabbing victim summoned police during domestic violence attack

Stabbing victim summoned police during domestic violence attack

A Bremerton police officer interrupted a stabbing in progress in the early morning hours on Tuesday after the victim was able to activate her iPhone’s… Continue reading

Stabbing victim summoned police during domestic violence attack
Bremerton man charged with shooting his wife in the leg

Bremerton man charged with shooting his wife in the leg

In yet another domestic violence case, a Bremerton man was charged with several offenses after shooting his wife in the leg during an argument in… Continue reading

Bremerton man charged with shooting his wife in the leg
Inmate accused of murder dies after altercation with corrections officers

Inmate accused of murder dies after altercation with corrections officers

An inmate at the Kitsap County Jail who was left in critical condition following a physical confrontation with officers died Friday morning, authorities said. The… Continue reading

Inmate accused of murder dies after altercation with corrections officers
County to open Olympic View Transfer Station on Memorial Day

County to open Olympic View Transfer Station on Memorial Day

Kitsap County has released its Memorial Day schedules for waste facilities, with the Olympic View Transfer Station remaining open on Monday, May 25, while Silverdale… Continue reading

County to open Olympic View Transfer Station on Memorial Day
Kitsap Transit will not operate services on Memorial Day

Kitsap Transit will not operate services on Memorial Day

Kitsap Transit will not operate any service on Memorial Day, which is Monday, May 25. Buses and ferries will not operate in order to help… Continue reading

Kitsap Transit will not operate services on Memorial Day
U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer to host coronavirus telephone town hall Monday evening

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer to host coronavirus telephone town hall Monday evening

U.S. Representative Derek Kilmer will host a telephone town hall meeting with constituents on Monday evening and provide information about Congress’s efforts to respond to… Continue reading

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer to host coronavirus telephone town hall Monday evening