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Kitsap Transit extends fare-free policy through July

Extension aims to limit spread of COVID-19 in the county

Navy seeks third-party developers for energy generation system

Project includes up to 10 acres at NBK-Bremerton and up to 95 acres at NBK-Bangor

Law enforcement, Americans at a policing crossroads?

Kitsap County’s Simpson, Port Orchard’s Brown say their departments are open to changes

  • Jun 25, 2020

Kitsap County Solid Waste Division updates for July 4 weekend

The Olympic View Transfer Station will be the only Kitsap County waste and recycling facility open July 4, according to the Solid Waste Division. The… Continue reading

Governor orders statewide use of face coverings in public

Jay Inslee says that until there is a vaccine, it’s the best weapon to stop the spread of COVID-19.

  • Jun 24, 2020

Kitsap County total COVID-19 cases nears 200

KPHD has reported 35 cases in June alone, 24 in the past two weeks

Sourdough Willy’s brings Kingston a new pizza destination

Owner Will Grant also owns That’s A Some Pizza on Bainbridge Island

Man arrested after allegedly pointing flare gun at hospital nurses

Justin H. Wells bail is currently listed at $175,000

Washington Blvd. improvements in Kingston near completion

Project includes safety enhancements for pedestrians and vehicles

Knights of Columbus to host peninsula-wide food drive Sunday

Churches from around the Kitsap Peninsula will simultaneously hold a “peninsula-wide” food drive this weekend to collect canned goods and other non-perishables for local food… Continue reading

Washington State Parks offer two ‘makeup’ free days

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission has announced two additional free days for this year to replace the two lost during the COVID-19 closures.… Continue reading

Unemployment declines slightly in Kitsap as county continues to slowly reopen

Initial unemployment claims declined for a fourth straight week in Kitsap County for the week of June 7 through 13, though numbers remain at about… Continue reading

CKSD virtual graduations honor Class of 2020

The Central Kitsap School District recently held virtual graduations for each of its schools last week, marking the first time outgoing seniors couldn’t congregate with… Continue reading

Residents, visitors look forward to getting ‘back to normal’

By Mike De Felice Special to Kitsap Daily News These COVID-19 times have impacted our lives in many ways and have us doing things differently… Continue reading

  • Jun 20, 2020

Kitsap Board of Health, Commissioners approve phase 3 application

Kitsap County will submit an application to the State Department of Health on Friday after the Board of Health and Board of Commissioners signed off… Continue reading

If schools meet health guidelines, they will likely be open for the fall officials say

Schools will consider split schedules with distance learning, phased-in openings and remote learning