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NKSD offers free summer meal program for children 18 and under

Meals will be offered from June 22 through August 21 at Kingston and Poulsbo middle schools

KEDA issues statement taking a stand on racial justice

In a recently published letter from the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance entitled, “Together We Stand in the Fight Against Racial Injustice,” the organization stated it… Continue reading

Bremerton’s Quincy Square project halted until city secures construction funding

Bremerton recently received grant from Department of Commerce, bringing design phase to 90 percent

‘Mummified’ goats lead to animal cruelty charge for Bainbridge woman

A Bainbridge woman was charged with one count of animal cruelty in the first degree, a Class C felony, in Kitsap County Superior Court June… Continue reading

  • Jun 17, 2020

Poulsbo council approves contract for phase one of the Johnson Parkway project

The city council has approved the contract with Active Construction Inc. to begin the first phase of the Johnson Parkway project, which could begin as… Continue reading

Bainbridge park district prepares for a move to Phase 3

With forecasts indicating the Northwest’s rainy “Juneuary” weather will subside for the most part heading into next week, local parks and outdoor spaces will inevitably… Continue reading

Poulsbo council to discuss Summer Fair, speed limits Wednesday

The mayor and council will continue their discussion of the “Poulsbo: A Summer Fair” concept as well as look at the speed limit on Viking… Continue reading

KPHD: Three new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Kitsap Tuesday

Countywide total of virus cases hits 181, 17 added in last two weeks

NK, Kingston seniors make the best of virtual graduation

Graduation ceremonies for high school seniors in the North Kitsap School District looked quite different this year due to restrictions on large gatherings resulting from… Continue reading

Public ceremony to bury unclaimed remains will be held July 11

Kitsap County Coroner Jeff Wallis recently announced that the unclaimed remains of six individuals considered indigent or abandoned at the time of their death, have… Continue reading

Silverdale restaurant owner apologizes for confrontation during peaceful protest

One week after confronting a peaceful protester while holding a Taser, J.J. Meland, owner of Silverdale’s Maynard’s Restaurant, recently held a community conversation to apologize… Continue reading

COVID-19 cases in Kitsap County rise to 178

Twelve cases reported in the last two weeks

Kitsap Board of Health, commissioners expected to consider Phase 3 variance Friday

The Kitsap Board of Health and the Kitsap County Board of Commissioners will meet this week to discuss and consider a variance application to move… Continue reading

Attainable island hikes for an approaching summer

As Bainbridge Island slowly reopens for business and operations amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, so are many parks and trails for folks to start getting out,… Continue reading

Video | Central Kitsap High School seniors cruise through graduation

Amid new social distancing guidelines surrounding the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, graduating seniors from Central Kitsap High School had an opportunity to celebrate their first step… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2020

State will provide additional food benefits during school closures

The Pandemic EBT will be made available to those with free or reduced-price meal programs