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First COVID-19 case confirmed at Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor

Affected individual is a second-class petty officer assigned to Naval Special Warfare

Chief Kitsap Academy distributes laptops to students for remote learning

School issues laptops to students as schools are shuttered during outbreak of COVID-19

Washington receives 8,000 additional test kits for COVID-19

Supplies to be distributed to King, Pierce and Snohomish counties

Three confirmed COVID-19 cases in North Kitsap

Kitsap County now has 12 confirmed COVID-19 cases

CHI Franciscan suspends billing for COVID-19 testing

CHI Franciscan, as part of the Chicago-based CommonSpirit Health, is suspending billing for COVID-19 testing and treatment, according to a Tuesday press release. Hospitals all… Continue reading

Virus taking the fun out of Fathoms

Royalty pageant, Easter egg hunt events are canceled due to COVID-19

Governor unveils plans to help workers, renters and small businesses amid COVID-19 outbreak

Economic assistance to workers, renters and small businesses suffering from the impacts of the coronavirus outbreak will be provided by Governor Jay Inslee’s COVID-19 response… Continue reading

Health District confirms first COVID-19 case in North Kitsap

Nine confirmed cases of COVID-19 countywide

Restauranteurs struggling to survive in a COVID-19 world

The thin margins of small-business restaurants, crippled customer access, putting them on the brink

Great Peninsula Conservancy postpones upcoming events

Annual Spring Dinner will be made up in October

Worker at Kitsap County Superior Court found to have COVID-19

A member of the Kitsap County Superior Court has tested positive for 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19). As a result, the court office at Kitsap County… Continue reading

Spectator at 2A state hoops championships tested positive for COVID-19

The WIAA was notified Tuesday that a spectator in attendance on one day at the Hardwood Classic at the Yakima SunDome has tested positive for… Continue reading

Kitsap County sets up COVID-19 info line

Kitsap County has set up an information line to address questions and concerns raised by the outbreak of 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The phone number… Continue reading

  • Mar 17, 2020

Health officials concerned over lack of tests, funding and ‘likely’ community transmission of COVID-19

Kitsap Public Health District holds special meeting to provide update, concerns for COVID-19

NKSD offering free lunches during school closures

Starting Wednesday, the North Kitsap School District will provide grab and go meals for all students for the duration of the school closures. Meals will… Continue reading

Kitsap Regional Library closes all branches

Due to the latest restrictions handed down by the governor’s office over the weekend, Kitsap Regional Library has closed all of its branches for the… Continue reading

Sound Publishing offices closed to the public

Out of concern for the safety of our employees, all Sound Publishing offices in Kitsap County will be closed to walk-in traffic until further notice.… Continue reading

  • Mar 17, 2020

Kitsap Public Health District: Not enough tests available to test those with COVID-19 symptoms in Kitsap County

Kitsap County does not have enough tests available to find out if Kitsap residents who are showing symptoms of 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) actually have… Continue reading

The Point Casino will close for two weeks starting Wednesday

Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe: closure will be “reevaluated as necessary”