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Some park amenities reopen in Bremerton

In a Thursday statement, Bremerton Mayor Greg Wheeler announced that the City of Bremerton is reopening tennis courts at Lions and Mannette Parks today, June… Continue reading

  • Jun 11, 2020

COVID-19 still looms despite relaxing restrictions in Washington

It may feel like the COVID-19 pandemic has subsided in Kitsap with all counties in the West Sound area now into Phase 2 of the… Continue reading

Kitsap County legal notices | June 12, 2020

Kitsap County legal notices for the week of June 12, 2020… Continue reading

  • Jun 11, 2020

Unemployment claims continue to decline statewide

Both the initial and total unemployment claims continued its fall during the week of May 24 to May 30, the most recent week that has… Continue reading

Poulsbo Mayor, council revisit Summer Fair concept

Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson and the city council revisited the concept of a “Summer Fair” in Poulsbo’s commercial cores this year in order to quite… Continue reading

Poulsbo to consider $15.3 million construction bid for roundabout project

The Poulsbo City Council will take up for consideration at Wednesday’s council meeting a contract with Active Construction Inc. to complete the first phase of… Continue reading

Bainbridge Island sees first new case of COVID-19 since April

KPHD reported an additional four confirmed cases of COVID-19 in its Tuesday update

Ecology director criticizes changes to Clean Water Act

EPA’s new rule would prevent states from protecting water quality within their borders

Naval Base Kitsap to conduct late-night air operations this week at shipyard

Flights will occur Tuesday and Friday from around 10 p.m. to 3 a.m.

CKHS student places first in Congressional Art Competition

Quincy Rumpke’s work will be displayed for 11 months in a tunnel leading to U.S. Capitol in D.C.

Cleaning products may be affecting performance at Manchester Wastewater Treatment Plant

Microscopic exams of wastewater show pollutants including cotton fibers and polymers

Confirmed COVID-19 cases at 166, KPHD says

Kitsap County positive test rate is about two percent, four new cases reported in the last two weeks

Sheriff’s office reopens for public business with safety guidelines in place

KCSO headquarters in Port Orchard will be open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. five days a week

County health officials talk Phase 3 application

After a successful application moved Kitsap County from Phase 1 to Phase 2 of Washington’s “Safe Start” last week, the Kitsap Board of Health discussed… Continue reading

Is visit to dentist now a treat? Apparently so in this COVID-19 world

By Mike De Felice, Special to Kitsap Daily News A routine trip to the dentist’s office isn’t typically viewed as a fresh change of pace,… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2020

Dr. Nathan Gibson Morrow to take over as next public health officer

Dr. Nathan Gibson “Gib” Morrow will serve as the next Kitsap Public Health District’s health officer, taking over later this summer for the retiring Dr.… Continue reading

State increases testing efforts at long term care facilities

The state is putting together an effort to test thousands of staffers and residents at long term care facilites over the next two weeks, and… Continue reading

Distracted driver veers off highway, strikes tree near Bremerton

WSP: Individual was transported to St. Michaels Medical Center in Bremerton

NK Soccer Club holding food drive Saturday for Fishline

Event will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Strawberry Field in Poulsbo