Opinion

COVID-19 stalls ferry meetings, service to Canada

COVID-19 stalls ferry meetings, service to Canada

Between the car deck and the passenger cabin there’s the warning that’s in the cartoon. I muse on what the “full extent of the law”… Continue reading

COVID-19 stalls ferry meetings, service to Canada

Staying safe in the outbreak

Coronavirus (COVID-19) has now been diagnosed in all 50 states. Everyone’s daily routine must change. Everyone now has a duty to stay safe and help… Continue reading

What’s your kid to do?

Parents, I can sympathize. Keeping little kids amused and occupied while school is out but they can’t go out or play inside with friends, is… Continue reading

Forests in the sea

Forests in the sea

As I kick slowly through an amazing underwater setting, I’m surrounded by tall slender stands of seaweed, their golden leaves waving gently as I pass.… Continue reading

Forests in the sea
Coping with COVID-19

Coping with COVID-19

Driving in this morning over the bridge, the road is eerily quiet during what’s usually the earliest stages of rush hour. Quiet because of light… Continue reading

Coping with COVID-19
Reflecting on 50 years

Reflecting on 50 years

On April 22, 1970, millions of people gathered throughout the United States for the first Earth Day, organized by Gaylord Nelson, a former Senator from… Continue reading

Reflecting on 50 years
Viral listening classics

Viral listening classics

Here is a list of songs to heal your soul during these troubled times. Enjoy!Stayin’ Alive (Bee Gees) Stand Back (Stevie Nicks) I Will Survive… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2020
Viral listening classics
Stay in to protect us all

Stay in to protect us all

Dear Parents in Kitsap County, I am an adult with asthma. I have worked in the health field on and off throughout my 20s. I… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2020
Stay in to protect us all

Kitsap County Commissioners: Full support is behind governor’s directive

We fully support the decision of Gov. Inslee directing Washingtonians to stay home in order to combat the further spread of COVID-19. While we may… Continue reading

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Bold, decisive action needed by our leaders

More needs to be done, says newspaper publisher

  • Mar 19, 2020
Patrick Grubb                                 Patrick Grubb
Frog concerts herald the coming springtime

Frog concerts herald the coming springtime

Frog concerts herald the coming springtime

Frog concerts herald the coming springtime
Daily | SKSD has plenty to be proud of, areas of concern

Daily | SKSD has plenty to be proud of, areas of concern

By Jeff Daily, South Kitsap School District Board of Directors — District 5

Daily | SKSD has plenty to be proud of, areas of concern
How to manage Kingston’s transportation issues

How to manage Kingston’s transportation issues

By Tania Issa, Susan Golden and Beth Berglund This is the sixth in a series of columns focusing on the topics that were selected by… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2020
How to manage Kingston’s transportation issues
Choices for the presidency

Choices for the presidency

In keeping with my article series on climate change, I wanted to provide a glimpse of how to align your views on climate change with… Continue reading

Choices for the presidency
Character is critical

Character is critical

Character is critical In an American president, both character and clear vision should matter. Yet Trump’s political appeal is largely based on a presently hot… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2020
  • By Nick Twietmeyer Kitsap News Group
Character is critical
Driscoll diatribe belies liberal fallacies

Driscoll diatribe belies liberal fallacies

I finally caught my breath after laughing at Comrade Driscoll’s latest hateful, slanderous and dishonest representation of the President. When I think of the years… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2020
Driscoll diatribe belies liberal fallacies
HB 2642: helping those who need help

HB 2642: helping those who need help

I am a person in recovery from substance abuse disorder. A group of my peers and I participated in the 5th annual Recovery Advocacy Day… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2020
HB 2642: helping those who need help
Is now the time for change?

Is now the time for change?

Let’s talk about the scary word socialism. Most “boomers” have been hardwired to equate it with communism. We remember school drills where adults would pretend… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2020
  • By Nick Twietmeyer Kitsap News Group
Is now the time for change?
Greta Thunberg, outside the Swedish parliament. Wikimedia Commons.

Walk in the shoes of tomorrow’s leaders

Last year I participated in a community stakeholder group to provide input to the school district’s new strategic plan. During one of the early meetings,… Continue reading

Greta Thunberg, outside the Swedish parliament. Wikimedia Commons.
Rotary Scholarship deadlines approaching

Rotary Scholarship deadlines approaching

Rotary Club announces Vocational Technical Scholarship The Kingston North Kitsap Rotary Club has announced a new annual scholarship. In addition to the club’s annual university… Continue reading

Rotary Scholarship deadlines approaching