Central Kitsap Fire & Rescue thanks the community for supporting and participating in the 23rd Annual Kids’ Day, June 7. This year’s tremendously successful event was a result of collaborative efforts by sponsors, local businesses, community organizations, volunteers and the many kids and families who participated in the interactive day.
The Clear Creek Task Force celebrated National Trails Day in a big way. We hosted lots of great activities for kids and joined with other groups to improve our community. It was that special combination of rewarding hard work and fun that made this Trails Day one to remember.
Letters from North Kitsap residents on the day's issues.
Letters from Kitsap County residents on today's issues.
Readers’ comments — negative or positive — on the Independent’s news coverage and editorial policies are welcome.
Letters from Central Kitsap residents on today's issues.
Election 2007: Why is EHJR 4204 wrong?Not all voters own property and pay property taxes! EHJR 4204 is asking voters to amend the Washington State… Continue reading
Veterans ceremony: A superb job by Troop 1541Boy Scout Troop 1541 Flag Retirement Ceremony was a wonderful tribute to our veterans.On a November night, they… Continue reading
Feedback: Scott Lindquist has my family’s trustDecember 2006, my husband and I attended a Kitsap County Health District-coordinated public forum that addressed concerns about influenza… Continue reading
Brownsville culvertKeep the nets outEarly in November following the dedication ceremony celebrating completion of two fish-friendly culverts on the Brownsville Highway, tribal fishermen strung a… Continue reading
Diversity trainingBridging cultural gapsJust wanted to share a diversity experience that is a hidden gem in Kitsap County, particularly in Silverdale.Last Thursday, the faculty of… Continue reading
Property tax deferralJust another Band-aidRecently our Legislature passed a bill providing a 50 percent property tax deferral for households with incomes of $57,000 or less.… Continue reading
PSRC meetingA micro-manage planI’d like to invite everyone to a very important meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, at the Kitsap County Commissioners Chambers,… Continue reading
FeedbackKAPO spreading the fearAfter reading the recent letters to the editor (CK Reporter, Dec. 15) from our county commissioners and the Kitsap Alliance of Property… Continue reading
Thank youTree lighting a successOn behalf of the Silverdale community, I would like to once again thank our Albertsons grocery store for its generous large-size… Continue reading
FeedbackPoor JackPoor Jack spent an incredible amount of money trying to get elected to the “junior” (Jack’s reference!) county commissioner position, and lost by an… Continue reading
FeedbackDon’t attack the messengerObviously Joyce Merkel (CK Reporter letters, Dec. 29) had no idea of the context of Jack Hamilton’s articles. They surely were not… Continue reading
Presidential debatesBiased news sourcesBy now it should be common knowledge that ABC News and Fox News will be limiting the number of candidates it hosts… Continue reading
FeedbackFlawed interchangeVal Torrens (CK Reporter, Jan. 9) is right on in her assessment of the SR 3/303 interchange. The only thing she missed is that… Continue reading