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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”

Suquamish Tribe closes Clearwater Casino Resort to prevent spread of COVID-19

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Suquamish Tribe announced Monday that its Clearwater Casino Resort will be closing for two weeks. The casino closure goes… Continue reading

Abadan, Samadpour to waive rents for hard-hit Bay Street businesses

Nearly a dozen restaurants are offering takeout and curbside pickup service

Kitsap COVID-19 cases rise to seven

Two new cases were confirmed Monday; Bainbridge resident and South Kitsap resident

City of Bremerton to assist with utility billing amid COVID-19 outbreak

The city will be waiving late payments for utility bills

Mayor Putaansuu shares message to Port Orchard on COVID-19; city declares emergency

Mayor advises citizens to take prudent precautions, practice social distancing

PSE won’t cut off power or assess late fees during COVID-19 crisis

Puget Sound Energy has announced that it will not be disconnecting power to customers who have not paid their bills during the ongoing 2019 novel… Continue reading

Two state DOC employees test positive for COVID-19

DOC is “highly encouraging” all eligible employees to work remotely.

Kitsap Transit limits fast ferry passenger loads to 46

Temporary policy in response to Gov. Inslee’s public gathering emergency proclamation

Two new cases of COVID-19 identified in Kitsap County

Total confirmed cases rises to five

Fishline in need of donations, volunteers during COVID-19 pandemic

POULSBO — In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and emergency measures being taken statewide, Fishline will be operating with modified services beginning Monday. Client services… Continue reading

Poulsbo Chamber of Commerce offices to close through March

POULSBO — The Poulsbo Chamber of Commerce has decided to close due to the events surrounding COVID-19. The chamber will be closed beginning March 16… Continue reading

Poulsbo City Hall to suspend some services through April

POULSBO — City hall announced Friday that it is suspending certain services through the end of April due to the COVID-19 outbreak in Washington state.… Continue reading

Admiral Theatre postpones all events through April 16

Organizers are working to reschedule performances

Country Pet Shoppe will deliver pet food, supplies despite COVID-19

Local store now offers delivery of pet food to Hansville, Kingston, Indianola and Gamblewood

  • Mar 14, 2020

Poulsbo mayor issues proclamation of emergency

On Friday Becky Erickson, the mayor of Poulsbo, issued a proclamation of emergency as concerns surrounding the spread of COVID-19 continue to escalate. “The situation… Continue reading

Severe Weather shelters activated through weekend

Special measures are being taken at shelters to prevent spread of COVID-19