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Chaos at the nation’s Capitol Building

Rep. Kilmer issues statement decrying mob’s action

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Inslee announces new roadmap to reopening

With statewide restrictions on indoor gatherings set to expire Monday, Gov. Jay Inslee announced a new phased plan for Washington to reopen businesses. The plan,… Continue reading

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WSDOT to fund $1.5 million of new Bethel Avenue roundabout

City study states 240 accidents occurred along Bethel Corridor between 2014 and 2018

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A Poulsbo firefighter extinguishes the flames of a structure fire caused by a landslide in LoFall. Courtesy photo

Landslide forces evacuation of 8 Lofall homes

The Poulsbo Fire Department evacuated eight homes following a landslide in Seclusion Cove Monday night. At approximately 5 p.m. Jan. 4 firefighters were dispatched to… Continue reading

A Poulsbo firefighter extinguishes the flames of a structure fire caused by a landslide in LoFall. Courtesy photo

Christmas tree fundraiser at Central Market

The North Kitsap Athletic Boosters’ annual tree recycling fundraiser will look a little different this year. For the 15th year in a row, folks can… Continue reading

  • Jan 5, 2021
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Initial claims rise slightly heading into the new year

Week 51 and the final full week in December saw a slight rise in initial regular unemployment claims as numbers continue to fluctuate heading into… Continue reading

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Sgt. Main is now Port Orchard’s new deputy police chief

Her predecessor says Main has a ‘servant’s heart’

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Can 2021 top a bizarre, twisted 2020?

(… not that we want it to). Meanwhile, here are some predictions (some in jest) for the new year

  • Jan 2, 2021
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Two men hospitalized after parking lot shooting

The Port Orchard men were acquaintances but fired weapons after a disagreement

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Inslee extends COVID restrictions to Jan. 11

Gov. Jay Inslee today announced a one-week extension of the “Stay Safe–Stay Healthy” proclamation, along with the statewide restrictions imposed. The extension of the restrictions… Continue reading

  • Dec 30, 2020
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Missing mail discovered along with suspected thieves in vehicle

Sheriff’s Office deputies find Silverdale woman atop piles of mail at Manchester boat launch

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South Kitsap man charged with killing his brother

Christopher Evan Matthews, 32, reportedly killed his brother Christmas weekend

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30 new cases of COVID confirmed in Kitsap

Over the past two weeks, Kitsap’s positive case rate per 100,000 residents has dropped to 165.3

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Indoor climbing facilities push for reopening, citing COVID data

Insight Climbing & Movement owner Michele Lang is part of statewide effort

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Wisniewski to take helm of Kitsap County’s parks department

Parks management veteran replaces retiring director Jim Dunwiddie

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16-year-old male shot in staged vape sale

Port Orchard man arrested for Harper Park shooting

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Sen. Randall’s Virtual Town Hall is Jan. 16

Zoom session will be first after start of legislative session

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Help Bellringer reach $30k

While it did not meet its initial monetary goal, it’s clear that the Bellringer campaign funds will go on to help many in need through… Continue reading

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