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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

Unemployment claims fall statewide as officials tout fraud prevention measures

Initial unemployment claims fell sharply both in Washington and Kitsap County during the week of May 17 through May 23, the most recent week that… Continue reading

Burglary suspect caught in Suquamish

Police: suspect burglarized at least one Port Madison area residence

Kitsap County legal notices | June 5, 2020

Kitsap County legal notices for the week of June 5, 2020… Continue reading

Demonstrators call for racial justice at Poulsbo protest

The second Call for Justice protest of the week, organized by the Kitsap Equity Race And Community Engagement Coalition (ERACE), took place Tuesday afternoon at… Continue reading

Kitsap County Fair & Stampede canceled this year

For over 60 years, the Kitsap County Fair & Stampede has been a favorite tradition for families on the peninsula. This year’s fair, after much… Continue reading

Harrison Medical Center changing its name

Silverdale and Bremerton facilities will now be called St. Michaels Medical Center

Unemployment claims fall statewide as officials tout fraud prevention measures

Initial unemployment claims fell sharply both in Washington and Kitsap County during the week of May 17 through May 23, the most recent week that… Continue reading

June news from NKF&R

Calling the Class of 2020 We join with the rest of the community in wishing this year’s graduates the very best in their future endeavors.… Continue reading

Call for Justice protests scheduled for Poulsbo and Bainbridge

Protests will occur in Poulsbo on Tuesday and Bainbridge on Thursday

Protestors rally in Winslow in wake of Minneapolis killing

A rally was held at the intersection of Highway 305 and Winslow Way Sunday to protest police violence in the wake of George Floyd’s death… Continue reading

  • Jun 2, 2020

Kitsap County elected officials denounce Floyd’s death in letter

An Open Letter to the Community: At the same time we are dealing with a crisis of health and its impacts on our economy, mental… Continue reading

  • Jun 2, 2020

KPHD confirms one new COVID-19 case in Monday update

Countywide confirmed cases stand at 163, positive test rate is about two percent

Local NAACP branch calls on law enforcement to ban knee holds

Peaceful protests and demonstrations along with rioting and looting are taking place in cities across the nation in response to the death of George Floyd… Continue reading

Sound Publishing launches grant program for local businesses

Sound Publishing is launching a new program to help local companies spread the news that they’re open for business. Sound — which owns The Kitsap… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2020

Local police chiefs condemn actions of Minneapolis police officers

Law enforcement agency leaders throughout Kitsap County have penned a letter excoriating the actions of Minneapolis police officers involved in the death of George Floyd… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2020

Sen. Murray calls for more testing, small business help

As Sen. Patty Murray sees it, a nation stymied by the COVID-19 pandemic shouldn’t have to choose between improving public health and re-opening the economy.… Continue reading

Kitsap County releases ‘playbook’ for phased reopening

Guidelines detail best practices for businesses and employees during phased reopening

No new cases of COVID-19 in Kitsap County Thursday

Countywide confirmed cases stand at 162, positive test rate is about two percent

  • May 28, 2020