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Special needs prom night experience set for Friday

Event is 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds

Rep. Kilmer hosts Suquamish town hall

Before heading back to Washington D.C., Washington’s 6th District Representative Derek Kilmer — along with his 13-year-old daughter in tow — held a town hall… Continue reading

Pablo Cruise to perform Friday at the Admiral Theatre

Show starts at 7: 30 p.m., doors open at 6 p.m.

Port Orchard Eagles donate $6,000 to SK Helpline

Money helped pay for holiday baskets and toys

  • Feb 4, 2020

AWC scholarship applications are due Feb. 24

Student applications being accepted by City of Port Orchard

Two BSD levy measures to go before voters in special election

Levies would replace existing levies that expire at end of calendar year 2020

House passes clean fuels bill despite bipartisan opposition

Opponents believe it could raise gas prices and adversely impact rural communities

Senate moves to kill death penalty

Capital crime punishment would be life in prison

KEDA breakfast forecasts local economic development

What’s ahead for economic development in Kitsap County and from where will the skilled workforce of tomorrow come? These were the questions laid on the… Continue reading

Severe weather shelters activated Monday night due to cold weather

Guests have until 9 p.m. to check into any of the four shelters across Kitsap County

Armed 2nd Amendment supporters rally in Olympia

Protesters demand to speak with lawmakers and ask for due process for Rep. Shea

Airlift called for ‘severely burned’ individual found near Suquamish

Emergency crews were called to the intersection of State Route 305 and George Lane near Suquamish at 12:49 p.m. Monday, for reports of an individual… Continue reading

  • Feb 3, 2020

Phase two of Ridgetop Blvd project delayed by weather

Crews will resume work once the inclement weather subsides

High winds run amok across Kitsap County

Windy weather was responsible for multiple power outages, emergency service calls and downed trees throughout Kitsap County Friday. High winds also prompted WSDOT to close… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2020

Key Club service aids community

Kingston High School Key Club members are a treasured part of the Greater Kingston Kiwanis family. Key Club members are present at virtually every service… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2020

Courthouse reopened after suspicious package prompts evacuation

The Kitsap County Courthouse was evacuated Friday morning as the Port Orchard Police Department investigated a potential threat to the building, after a suspicious package… Continue reading

Anderson sworn in as commissioner at Bremerton port meeting

Maintenance Lead Ed Draper was recognized for his 32 years of service to the port

<em>Craig Smith calls himself a concessionaire rather than a movie theater owner.</em>
                                Ken Park/Kitsap News Group

Kingston’s Firehouse Theater: 10 years later

Ten years ago people told Craig Smith that opening a movie theater during an economic recession and at the early stages of streaming services was… Continue reading

<em>Craig Smith calls himself a concessionaire rather than a movie theater owner.</em>
                                Ken Park/Kitsap News Group

Community health and social services in Kingston

This is the fifth in a series of columns focusing on topics previously selected by participants of the March 2019 Kingston Community Conversation. You can… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2020