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Kitsap Board of Health, commissioners expected to consider Phase 3 variance Friday

Kitsap Board of Health, commissioners expected to consider Phase 3 variance Friday

The Kitsap Board of Health and the Kitsap County Board of Commissioners will meet this week to discuss and consider a variance application to move… Continue reading

Kitsap Board of Health, commissioners expected to consider Phase 3 variance Friday
Attainable island hikes for an approaching summer

Attainable island hikes for an approaching summer

As Bainbridge Island slowly reopens for business and operations amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, so are many parks and trails for folks to start getting out,… Continue reading

Attainable island hikes for an approaching summer
No new cases of COVID-19 added Friday, total stands at 174
No new cases of COVID-19 added Friday, total stands at 174
State will provide additional food benefits during school closures

State will provide additional food benefits during school closures

The Pandemic EBT will be made available to those with free or reduced-price meal programs

State will provide additional food benefits during school closures
Health district adds two new cases of COVID-19, brings total to 174
Health district adds two new cases of COVID-19, brings total to 174
COVID-19 still looms despite relaxing restrictions in Washington

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

COVID-19 still looms despite relaxing restrictions in Washington
Bainbridge Island sees first new case of COVID-19 since April

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

Bainbridge Island sees first new case of COVID-19 since April
Cleaning products may be affecting performance at Manchester Wastewater Treatment Plant
Cleaning products may be affecting performance at Manchester Wastewater Treatment Plant
Confirmed COVID-19 cases at 166, KPHD says

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

Confirmed COVID-19 cases at 166, KPHD says
Sheriff’s office reopens for public business with safety guidelines in place

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

Sheriff’s office reopens for public business with safety guidelines in place
County health officials talk Phase 3 application

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

County health officials talk Phase 3 application
Health District one new case of COVID-19, brings total to 165
Health District one new case of COVID-19, brings total to 165
State increases testing efforts at long term care facilities

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

State increases testing efforts at long term care facilities
NK Soccer Club holding food drive Saturday for Fishline

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

NK Soccer Club holding food drive Saturday for Fishline
Unemployment claims fall statewide as officials tout fraud prevention measures

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

Unemployment claims fall statewide as officials tout fraud prevention measures
Sports officials release COVID-19 guidance for high school athletics

Sports officials release COVID-19 guidance for high school athletics

A three-phase plan endorsed by the National Federation of High School Associations and its Sports Medicine Advisory Committee was released earlier this month to provide… Continue reading

Sports officials release COVID-19 guidance for high school athletics
Health District reports one new case of COVID-19, brings total to 164
Health District reports one new case of COVID-19, brings total to 164
Kitsap County Fair & Stampede canceled this year

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

Kitsap County Fair & Stampede canceled this year
Unemployment claims fall statewide as officials tout fraud prevention measures

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

Unemployment claims fall statewide as officials tout fraud prevention measures
KPHD confirms one new COVID-19 case in Monday update

KPHD confirms one new COVID-19 case in Monday update

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

KPHD confirms one new COVID-19 case in Monday update