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WSDOT hosts info sessions on SR 305 roundabouts

Traffic flow improvements along the State Route 305 corridor between Poulsbo and the Bainbridge Island ferry terminal will be the focus of a series of… Continue reading

Kitsap Fast Ferries to start Saturday sailings in May

Starting May 4, Kitsap Fast Ferries will operate on a summer sailing schedule through September

Transit board approves $580,000 contract for Suquamish bus lane project

The Kitsap Transit board of commissioners voted unanimously last week to approve a project which will construct additional lane improvements at the Suquamish Clearwater Casino… Continue reading

Senate passes amended state operating budget

More than half goes to K-12 education; negotiations begin between Senate, House

Man claiming to be Jesus arrested after alleged armed robbery

A man was arrested after allegedly attempting to rob workers of their cigarettes at knifepoint

Legislation to confiscate firearms in domestic violence situations moves forward

Firearms would be removed from domestic violence situations for 5 days

Kitsap residents donate musical instruments to victims of California wildfires

More than 200 donated musical instruments will be heading to Paradise, California in order to bring a bit of music back to the victims of… Continue reading

Alleged drunk driver shears utility pole from its base

Bremerton Police say an alleged drunk driver with a whopping .225 blood-alcohol level crashed into a utility pole last Thursday in Bremerton. According to police,… Continue reading

Get ready, Port Orchard

It’s time to get ready for spring cleanup

Farmers market returns to Poulsbo on Saturday

Farmers market reopens in Poulsbo, followed by a volunteer cleanup of Liberty Bay

‘All Shook Up’ debuts April 12 at Dragonfly Cinema

Paradise Theatre of Gig Harbor has relocated its productions to venue’s upstairs location

Spring Stand Down set to connect vets with resources, services

Services are free to veterans and their families

Times have changed and so has your Kingston market

The Kingston Farmers Market receives a facelift after 30 years

  • Apr 5, 2019

Community meeting showcases local groups fighting homelessness

Editors note: a previous version of this story bore an error, stating Kitsap County is short by 120,000 housing units. In fact, this shortage was… Continue reading

Kitsap County Road Report

Selected county roads impacted by maintenance work through April 12

City of Bremerton names inaugural poet laureate

Bremerton Mayor Greg Wheeler announced Tia Hudson as the city’s first poet laureate

Three state highway stretches to be repaved

SR 3 in Poulsbo is first stretch to be repaved

Senate Democrats roll out budget and accompanying ‘Fix Our Tax Code’ plan

Includes a graduated real estate excise tax and separate capital gains tax

(left) During the “alevin” stage, young salmon still carry their yolk sac. (right) A Kitsap 4th grader releases her tiny salmon into Clear Creek. Photos by Nancy Sefton

Salmon in the classroom

Classrooms across Kitsap County are learning about salmon in a hands-on way

(left) During the “alevin” stage, young salmon still carry their yolk sac. (right) A Kitsap 4th grader releases her tiny salmon into Clear Creek. Photos by Nancy Sefton

Rep. Kilmer recognized as National Park Champion, receives award

Rep. Kilmer receives award Wednesday for leadership on bipartisan public lands package