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Survey about NKSD: Quality good, COVID not

A majority of respondents to a survey about the North Kitsap School District are pleased with the quality of education, but fewer are pleased with… Continue reading

 

This year’s carnival comes courtesy of Funtastic, the same team behind the amazing carnival at the Puyallup Fair.

See you at the fair! Kitsap County’s summer celebration returns

Excitement is brewing for this year’s Kitsap Fair and Stampede, Aug. 25 to 29

 

This year’s carnival comes courtesy of Funtastic, the same team behind the amazing carnival at the Puyallup Fair.

See you at the fair! Kitsap County’s summer celebration returns

Excitement is brewing for this year’s Kitsap Fair and Stampede, Aug. 25 to 29

 

The rodeo will be a highlight of this year's Kitsap Fair and Stampede. PRCA ProRodeo photo by Kent Soule.

See you at the fair! Kitsap County’s summer celebration returns

Excitement is brewing for this year’s Kitsap Fair and Stampede, Aug. 25 to 29

The rodeo will be a highlight of this year's Kitsap Fair and Stampede. PRCA ProRodeo photo by Kent Soule.
Comcast’s Lift Zones complement its Internet Essentials program and is part of the company’s ongoing commitment to help connect low-income families to the Internet in and outside of the home.

Bridging the Digital Divide in Kitsap County

Comcast Addresses Internet Connectivity Needed In and Out of the Home

Comcast’s Lift Zones complement its Internet Essentials program and is part of the company’s ongoing commitment to help connect low-income families to the Internet in and outside of the home.
Kingston locals to hold “Old Fashion Work Party” for two elderly households

Kingston locals to hold “Old Fashion Work Party” for two elderly households

Event takes place Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon on Lindvog Road

Kingston locals to hold “Old Fashion Work Party” for two elderly households
Bay Street businesses stay connected with customers, community

Bay Street businesses stay connected with customers, community

Port Orchard shows why it offers much more than great scenery

Bay Street businesses stay connected with customers, community
Fishline’s Comprehensive Services Center helps thousands since opening

Fishline’s Comprehensive Services Center helps thousands since opening

It has been nearly a year since Fishline opened the doors to its new building on Viking Avenue and while increased storage for its food… Continue reading

Fishline’s Comprehensive Services Center helps thousands since opening
A monthly picnic is held for the Bremerton homeless population, thanks to the efforts of Kimmy Siebens and other volunteers.                                Photo courtesy Bremerton Bremerton Homeless Community Coalition Facebook page

Homeless picnic set for June 19

The picnic is 5 p.m. June 19 at Evergreen Park, 1500 Park Ave., Bremerton, by the 9/11 Memorial.

A monthly picnic is held for the Bremerton homeless population, thanks to the efforts of Kimmy Siebens and other volunteers.                                Photo courtesy Bremerton Bremerton Homeless Community Coalition Facebook page
Heavy fighting will be on display at the Kitsap Medieval Faire, in both war scenarios and one-on-one combat.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Heavy fighting will be on display at the Kitsap Medieval Faire, in both war scenarios and one-on-one combat.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
The annual Armed Forces Day Parade features members from all branches of the military.                                Michelle Beahm / 2017 file photo
The annual Armed Forces Day Parade features members from all branches of the military.                                Michelle Beahm / 2017 file photo
Powerboaters race at the 2016 Armed Forces Day Regatta on Kitsap Lake.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group file photo

Kitsap Lake closed May 19-20 for regatta

BREMERTON — Kitsap Lake will be off-limited from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on May 19-20 to allow for the running of the 2018 Armed… Continue reading

Powerboaters race at the 2016 Armed Forces Day Regatta on Kitsap Lake.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group file photo
Gordon Walgren

Long-time Port of Bremerton attorney Gordon Walgren passes away March 13

Community invited to attend public memorial service 1 p.m. April 8 at Kitsap Golf and Country Club.

Gordon Walgren
A local pageant queen greets children in the crowd of spectators at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in downtown Bremerton March 17.                                Michelle Beahm | Kitsap News Group

Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Bremerton a magical experience | Slideshow

The 27th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade draws huge crowds of emerald-clad spectators.

A local pageant queen greets children in the crowd of spectators at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in downtown Bremerton March 17.                                Michelle Beahm | Kitsap News Group
<em>Robert and Carolynn Perkins accept a replica of the Congressional Gold Medal on behalf of Robert’s father, Roscoe Perkins.</em>                                Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group

Tuskegee Airmen pilot posthumously awarded Congressional Gold Medal

Roscoe Perkins logged nearly 400 flight hours during his years of service, Jan. 1944 and Feb. 1946.

<em>Robert and Carolynn Perkins accept a replica of the Congressional Gold Medal on behalf of Robert’s father, Roscoe Perkins.</em>                                Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group
Quinn Ward

Enjoying all the moments with your kids

I am often told to enjoy every moment with my children while they are little. I see the wisdom behind those remarks, but I have… Continue reading

Quinn Ward
Bob Carter repaired the 600 lights that decorate the Tracyton Community Tree.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Bob Carter repaired the 600 lights that decorate the Tracyton Community Tree.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Steven Strachan, chief of the Bremerton Police Department since 2013, becomes executive director of the Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs on Jan. 1.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Steven Strachan, chief of the Bremerton Police Department since 2013, becomes executive director of the Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs on Jan. 1.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Rimbert Illustration’s Paints and Pints Nights usually costs $35, and includes supplies, instruction and the first drink.                                Rimbert Illustrations / Courtesy

Paints and Pints with Rimbert Illustrations

Regular get-together to paint and connect with friends, family and the community

Rimbert Illustration’s Paints and Pints Nights usually costs $35, and includes supplies, instruction and the first drink.                                Rimbert Illustrations / Courtesy