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Halloween Carnival fun with Kiwanis member Helen Hoover as the spooky story teller. Photo courtesy Pat Bennett-Forman

Kingston Kiwanis busy with service projects in fall

By Pat Bennett-Forman Following a successful summer of fundraising, culminating with the annual Salmon Slam, Greater Kingston Kiwanis members have turned their attention to fall… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2019
Halloween Carnival fun with Kiwanis member Helen Hoover as the spooky story teller. Photo courtesy Pat Bennett-Forman

Three cars involved in Wednesday crash on Lemolo Shore Drive

One passenger sustained minor injuries following a three-car crash on Wednesday according to the Washington State Patrol. At approximately 4:18 p.m. on Oct. 2, an… Continue reading

Bremerton City Council approves raise for Mayor Wheeler

Wheeler’s salary will jump from $107,000 to $114,000.

Berg, Compton vie for SKSD’s District 2 seat

Challengers seek to replace departing director Garton

West Sound Ecosystem Fair is Oct. 12

Free event is at South Kitsap High School

Kathleen Sutton Fund to host 17th annual fundraiser Oct. 5

The Kathleen Sutton Fund will hold its 17th annual silent and live auction fundraiser Oct. 5 at the Hood Canal Pavilion in Port Gamble. The… Continue reading

Ferries implement Whale Report Alert System

System will provide ferry captains more accurate and updated information regarding orca locations

Photo courtesy of Kitsap Public Health District

Shellfish harvesting closed in Liberty Bay

Kitsap Public Health District announced Tuesday that recreational shellfish harvesting in Liberty Bay is closed due to high levels of the marine biotoxin paralytic shellfish… Continue reading

Photo courtesy of Kitsap Public Health District

Volunteers needed for severe weather shelters

A two-hour training session is required for volunteers

Report: Port Orchard Film Festival to relocate, rebrand

Film festival will move to Historic Roxy Theatre in Bremerton

Skinny Blue took home $4, 000 as the winners of the competition. (l-r) Collin Ray, Kevin Blackwood, Thys Wallwork, and Frank Portello.

Skinny Blue and Eleventy One win Kitsap Battle of Bands

Music from some of Kitsap County’s most talented bands filled William D. Harvey Theatre last Saturday for the Kitsap County Battle of the Bands finale.… Continue reading

Skinny Blue took home $4, 000 as the winners of the competition. (l-r) Collin Ray, Kevin Blackwood, Thys Wallwork, and Frank Portello.

Naval Base Kitsap remembers fallen service members during Bells Across America ceremony

Event brings Gold Star families together to honor their loved ones who died while on active duty

Boat fire leads to vessel sinking in Phinney Bay

Boat operator and his two dogs were able to escape, no injuries reported

SKFR Volunteer Association hosts Oct. 5 spaghetti feed

Event is at Fire Station No. 8 on Fircrest Drive Southeast

Gear down a bit: speed limits lowered on some city streets

Port Orchard City Council adopts consultant’s recommendations

WSU extension to bring Poultry Education class to Bremerton

Class will be held October 1, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Norm Dicks Government Center

Chinese national charged with large marijuana grow operations

Xing Quan Wang also recently purchased another home in South Kitsap to grow pot

Homeless man arrested for attempted robbery with box cutter

Victim told police that suspect pulled box cutter on him and demanded money

NKSD projects need more funding despite $40M levy

NKSD has $80M worth of capital projects and $40M in levy funds to spend

Port Orchard motorcyclist strikes school bus, dies in crash

None of the children on the bus from South Colby were injured