Bob Smith

Port Orchard’s fire hydrants to get flushed

Semi-annual inspections set for Oct. 1-5.


Port Orchard Police

Drugs, imaginary cash transactions highlight Port Orchard reports.


Seven election forums set for Kitsap County

Sessions run throughout October.


African children bring vibrant music to Port Orchard church

Youngsters from Uganda entertain, gain experience of a lifetime.

26th District: Three Democrats seeking to reclaim legislative seats

PORT ORCHARD — With evidence of a so-called “Blue Wave” possibly cresting when results of the Nov. 6 general election surface, political candidates from both… Continue reading

The Road Report

Selected Kitsap County roadways will be impacted by closures Sept. 24-28.

Sept. 24-28 is Port Orchard’s fall clean up week

Port Orchard city residents can get selected items picked up for free.

Candidates provide an introduction to Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce members

PORT ORCHARD — Candidates running for seats in the 26th and 35th legislative districts who have moved on to the general election Nov. 6 shared… Continue reading

Police report: Shoplifters begin early holiday shopping

A sprung inmate refuses to leave jail’s comfy confines.

Seniors may benefit from school tax break

Those qualifying can exchange volunteer time for tax reduction.

What’s up in Manchester?

Community open house is Oct. 2

The Road Report: Sept. 17-21

Selected roadways in Kitsap County will be affected by repairs, construction.

SKSD seeks City Council’s endorsement for school facilities measures

Port Orchard officials invited community members to comment at the Sept. 11 public hearing.

Community facility advisory committee to begin planning work for SKSD

Committee’s work hinges on approval of November propositions

City survey asks residents about banning plastic bags

A ban would eliminate the use of single-use plastic bags in area stores.

Union, contractors reach tentative deal to end construction strike

The new agreement will enable Kitsap County projects to resume construction.

Hadaller awarded ICMA-RC scholarship

PORT ORCHARD — Robin Hadaller of Port Orchard has been awarded an ICMA-RC Public Employee Memorial Scholarship for the 2018-2019 academic year. Hadaller will be… Continue reading