Bob Smith

Photo courtesy of Patty Pace                                These students from Patty Pace’s second-grade class last year at South Colby Elementary gathered in a circle to exhibit the true meaning of kindness and how it spreads in an interconnected way.

Rocks, water and the ripples

Second-graders learn how kindness can spread like ripples in the water

Photo courtesy of Patty Pace                                These students from Patty Pace’s second-grade class last year at South Colby Elementary gathered in a circle to exhibit the true meaning of kindness and how it spreads in an interconnected way.
Kilmer queries first-responder agency leaders about mental health issues

Kilmer queries first-responder agency leaders about mental health issues

Leadership says PTSD has become a ‘retirement disease’

Kilmer queries first-responder agency leaders about mental health issues
City Council, mayor to scour for holiday spirit

City Council, mayor to scour for holiday spirit

The public is invited to ride along Dec. 16

City Council, mayor to scour for holiday spirit
World AIDS Day in Bremerton on Sunday

World AIDS Day in Bremerton on Sunday

Event is set for 2-5 p.m. at Norm Dicks Government Center

World AIDS Day in Bremerton on Sunday
26th District lawmakers share their legislative report cards

26th District lawmakers share their legislative report cards

Legislators say bipartisan cooperation crucial to getting capital funding

26th District lawmakers share their legislative report cards
26th District lawmakers share their legislative report cards

26th District lawmakers share their legislative report cards

Legislators say bipartisan cooperation crucial to getting capital funding

26th District lawmakers share their legislative report cards
Highly Capable Services accepting referrals

Highly Capable Services accepting referrals

All second- and fifth-grade students will be given the first phase of testing in regular classrooms

Highly Capable Services accepting referrals
Fall gem festival at fairgrounds Nov. 23-24

Fall gem festival at fairgrounds Nov. 23-24

Kitsap Mineral and Gem Society to host event at county fairgrounds

Fall gem festival at fairgrounds Nov. 23-24
Agency giving $350 for eligible recycled wood stoves

Agency giving $350 for eligible recycled wood stoves

Some restrictions apply to receive Puget Sound Clean Air Agency reward

Agency giving $350 for eligible recycled wood stoves
Kitsap Bank rewarded for community involvement

Kitsap Bank rewarded for community involvement

Also: Jackie Smith appointed branch manager at its Bethel and Lund branch

Kitsap Bank rewarded for community involvement
Santa’s on his way to Port Orchard!

Santa’s on his way to Port Orchard!

Jolly Old St. Nick to hand out treats to good boys and girls

Santa’s on his way to Port Orchard!
Christmas tree cutting permits now on sale

Christmas tree cutting permits now on sale

Permits cost $5 at Olympic National Forest offices

Christmas tree cutting permits now on sale
Our enduring thanks

Our enduring thanks

Kitsap cemeteries are hallowed ground on Veterans Day

Our enduring thanks
Have an extra plant? Manchester Library needs your help

Have an extra plant? Manchester Library needs your help

Plant collection will take place on Saturday, Nov. 16 at the library

Have an extra plant? Manchester Library needs your help
South Puget Sound firefighters in California
South Puget Sound firefighters in California
Anderson bests Edwards in Port of Bremerton commissioner’s race

Anderson bests Edwards in Port of Bremerton commissioner’s race

Incumbent Wall loses SKSD director’s seat to district critic Daily

Anderson bests Edwards in Port of Bremerton commissioner’s race
Manchester State Park shows its true fall colors

Manchester State Park shows its true fall colors

Buildings etched by history overlook Rich Passage

Manchester State Park shows its true fall colors
SK students raise funds for Special Olympics

SK students raise funds for Special Olympics

Trio raises $5,834 as part of DECA project

SK students raise funds for Special Olympics
KPFD board awards up to $12 million for SK community events center

KPFD board awards up to $12 million for SK community events center

Plenty of steps ahead until the project is built in 3 to 5 years

KPFD board awards up to $12 million for SK community events center
House approves impeachment inquiry rules package

House approves impeachment inquiry rules package

Representatives vote 232-196 to approve; all Republicans oppose measure, two Democrats vote no

House approves impeachment inquiry rules package