News

.

Free at-home COVID-19 tests now available for order

Each American household can order four free at-home tests

 

.

Kitsap span included in $605 million fix for state bridges

Port Washington bridge on SR 303 is part of infrastructure package

 

.

1,972 new COVID cases confirmed in Kitsap over holiday weekend

Over the last week, Kitsap’s case rate per 100,000 residents has skyrocketed to 1,340.6

 

.

USS Kitty Hawk bids farewell

Iconic aircraft carrier towed through Rich Passage into the mists of history

.
.

South Kitsap schools announce emergency closure Jan. 14-18

District officials say there’s not enough staff to conduct classroom learning

.
.

Transportation top city’s 2022 needs list

Mayor Putaansuu outlines Port Orchard’s upcoming projects — and how to pay for them

.
Nine local “Healthcare Heroes” were recently recognized by the Poulsbo City Council for their various efforts during the COVID pandemic. Courtesy photo

Local ‘Healthcare Heroes’ recognized by Poulsbo council

It also approves $10k of ARPA funding for COVID tests for small businesses

Nine local “Healthcare Heroes” were recently recognized by the Poulsbo City Council for their various efforts during the COVID pandemic. Courtesy photo
Neon lights and signs gives My Girl a 1950s feel, along with all the other collectibles from that time period.

Talkin’ ‘bout My Girl: Drive-In & Museum in Kingston

Where in Kingston can one find a movie trailer once used by Elvis, a 1932 Cadillac that belonged to R. Lee Ermey (Full Metal Jacket)… Continue reading

Neon lights and signs gives My Girl a 1950s feel, along with all the other collectibles from that time period.
.

COVID rates going up for young people

The Department of Health has tracked cases among children statewide, along with the risk of reinfection for everyone. The finds show among youth up to… Continue reading

.
.

NKSD ready if there’s a COVID outbreak

Last week parents and schools received two pieces of good news: the state Department of Health announced the expansion of the Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots… Continue reading

.
.

Bill aims to help homeless and former foster care college students

Disabled student says some otherwise must decide between studying or surviving

  • Jan 12, 2022
.
.

Commissioners vote to impose 1/10th of 1% sales tax for affordable housing

Tax collection to begin on April 1

.
.

652 new COVID cases confirmed in Kitsap

Over the last week, Kitsap’s case rate per 100,000 residents has skyrocketed to 1,044.5

.
.

Legislature kicks off 2022 session in Olympia

Lawmakers still operating remotely due to COVID restrictions

  • Jan 10, 2022
.
.

Man rescued after his vehicle plunges into Puget Sound waters

Vehicle was traveling on Southworth Drive last Friday night

.
.

Inslee wants law to ban lying about elections

Governor makes an announcement on one-year anniversary of Capitol insurrection

  • Jan 10, 2022
.
Safety continues to be a concern at the Highway 305/Johnson Parkway roundabout construction project, where four vehicle-injury collisions have occurred since June. Courtesy photo

305 roundabout concern – 4 injury accidents since June

Poulsbo leaders are concerned about four injury accidents since June, including one fatal, at the Highway 305/Johnson Parkway roundabout project. The most recent one on… Continue reading

Safety continues to be a concern at the Highway 305/Johnson Parkway roundabout construction project, where four vehicle-injury collisions have occurred since June. Courtesy photo
.

Port Orchard man charged in Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection

John Cameron, 55, faces four counts filed in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

  • Jan 7, 2022
.
.
.
.

County’s extreme winter weather shelters are a warm place during the cold

Over this past week, winter weather shelters offer warm beds to more than 160 people

  • Jan 6, 2022
.