Sara Miller

Pole dancing 101: Your new favorite workout

Sports reporter Sara Miller takes baby steps learning a new way to keep fit.


October is Bullying Prevention Month in South Kitsap schools

South Kitsap School District is working to prevent bullying by showing students and their parents its harmful effects.


FOOTBALL UPDATE | SK football falls to Puyallup, 77-60

South Kitsap fell to Puyallup on Sept. 23, and Coach Kralik is looking ahead to the Wolves' toughest competitors yet, the Olympia Bears.


SK girls soccer: Former Narrows League foes face off in SPSL battle

In the Port Orchard Independent's Game of the Week, the Wolves battle to a heartbreaking 2-1 loss against Bellarmine.

Port Orchard Girl Scout wins prestigious award

Karla Lewis of Port Orchard received the Girl Scouts Gold Award for her work donating hygiene kits to the Kitsap County Juvenile Detention Center.

South Kitsap falls to Sumner in home opener

In front of a packed house at Kitsap Bank Stadium, the South Kitsap Wolves started off their 2016 home opener with a loss to the Sumner Spartans.

Camp to Belong reunites 100 siblings in Port Orchard

Camp to Belong reunited 100 siblings who were separated in the foster system for an epic week of summer fun.

Welcome SKHS Class of 2020

Ninth graders given warm welcome to South Kitsap High School August 26.

Welcome home: Nathan Adrian returns to Bremerton

Friends, family and former educators watch Adrian get key to the city of Bremerton

Olalla Elementary plants (grass) seeds for the future

Olalla Elementary School introduces a new grass playing field for students to enjoy.

SK football prepares for a new season in a new league

New season, new league, new helmets, new attitudes for the South Kitsap Wolves.

SKSD hosts Back-to-School Celebration Aug. 20

Join teachers, principals and fellow students to help kick off a new school year Aug. 20, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Marcus Whitman Junior High School.

Kitsap’s Adrian goes for – and wins – the gold

With a gold medal already in the 400 freestyle relay, Nathan Adrain also brings home bronze medal in 100-meter freestyle and will race in the 50-meter freestyle semi-final.

South Kitsap to introduce International Baccalaureate program

South Kitsap High School will be the only high school on the peninsula to offer International Baccalaureate diplomas.

Q&A | SKSD’s interim superintendent is settling in

On July 19, Karst Brandsma was named interim superintendent of the South Kitsap School District. Brandsma succeeds Dr. Michelle Reid, who accepted the superintendent position for the Northshore School District in Bothell.

Boxing clinic proves it’s as much about the mindset as the body

Boxing coach teaches youth life lessons in the ring.

Gold Mountain Golf Club revamps for the summer

The restaurant at Gold Mountain Golf Course got a makeover in recent months debuting new menu items and new specials.

SKSD testing water for lead

Lead testing will take place this fall at South Kitsap schools.

HotFoot 5K brings out area runners

The 15th annual HotFoot 5K took place June 28 and brought out many.

2016 South Kitsap Golf Classic coming to McCormick Woods July 13

Golfers can register online at the Chamber of Commerce's website.