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Aftermath of a container full of live fireworks that caught fire in Suquamish. Courtesy Photo

Spent fireworks spark destructive blaze in Suquamish

A trailer full of fireworks was accidentally ignited, leading it to be engulfed in flames in the early morning hours of July 14 in Suquamish.… Continue reading

Aftermath of a container full of live fireworks that caught fire in Suquamish. Courtesy Photo
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Another COVID-related death confirmed in Kitsap, 122 total

65 new cases also confirmed since Thursday

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Poulsbo OKs .1% sales tax to support affordable housing

The city of Poulsbo has approved a .1 percent increase in sales tax, the revenues of which would go toward affordable housing and related services.… Continue reading

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Over the summer the North Kitsap Community Pool has undergone some renovations that will allow for North Kitsap School District to host diving competitions in the 2021-22 school year. (Courtesy Photo)

NK Pool renovations to bring back competitive diving

The North Kitsap Community pool will be reopening this fall following modifications to bring back diving competitions. The pool’s dive tank (the deep end) was… Continue reading

Over the summer the North Kitsap Community Pool has undergone some renovations that will allow for North Kitsap School District to host diving competitions in the 2021-22 school year. (Courtesy Photo)
The Seawolf Diner made its first appearance in Kingston during the 4th of July parade. Courtesy Photos

Seawolf Diner brings breakfast back to Kingston

Breakfast is on in Kingston with the opening of the Seawolf Diner next to the Firehouse Theater. Kafe Neo has been transformed from a taste… Continue reading

The Seawolf Diner made its first appearance in Kingston during the 4th of July parade. Courtesy Photos
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Delta variant indentified in Kitsap County

Health district encourages everyone eligible to get the vaccine

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Plenty of competitors seeking two SKSD board positions

Ten candidates running for open director seats

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Joanna Trierweiler of Kingston. Courtesy Photos

JW’s went online, quit going to doors, during COVID

It’s been one year since Jehovah’s Witnesses worldwide adjusted their hallmark methods of sharing hope from the scriptures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. For many,… Continue reading

  • Jul 16, 2021
Joanna Trierweiler of Kingston. Courtesy Photos
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State reaches 70% vaccine initiation goal

The news surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic has improved in recent months, and the state Department of Health had more to announce at a press briefing… Continue reading

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Fire Cares surprised so many seniors need help

When the Fire Cares program began in January, it set out to help people dealing with mental health and substance abuse issues - what was… Continue reading

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Access restricted to ‘Little Glenwood’ until Aug. 6

Public Works says culvert, water main work being done on street

  • Jul 13, 2021
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Fentanyl deaths exploding this year in Kitsap County

Twelve people have already lost their lives in fentanyl-related overdoses in the county

  • Jul 12, 2021
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Mayor Rob Putaansuu

Port Orchard’s Putaansuu elected AWC secretary

Mayor is in line to become the organization’s president

Mayor Rob Putaansuu
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Local naval bases to take part in annual earthquake response drill

Kitsap installations included in exercise

  • Jul 12, 2021
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Dr. Lindsey Harle (file photo)

Heat wave kills 4 in Kitsap

Dr. Lindsey Harle says victims were in 100-degree ambient temperatures

  • Jul 11, 2021
Dr. Lindsey Harle (file photo)
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Sea Scouts find themselves adrift

Seafaring group from Port Orchard is without a safe harbor

  • Jul 9, 2021
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The Slab,a name for the old basketball courts in Suquamish, now the name of a pizzeria. (courtesy photo)

The Slab opens in Suquamish

You can now grab a slice and soda at The Slab, a new pizza joint in Suquamish. “The name of the restaurant is named after… Continue reading

The Slab,a name for the old basketball courts in Suquamish, now the name of a pizzeria. (courtesy photo)

Hood Canal Bridge to close intermittently for repairs

Travelers who cross the Hood Canal Bridge will want to take care this week as it will be undergoing some intermittent closures to make repairs… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2021
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Bremerton architect is cooking up a surprise on ‘Top Chef Amateurs’

Budding culinary artist says family, friends are her inspiration in the kitchen

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