Kitsap County

Kitsap Rescue Mission reaches first fundraising goal

The group, which operates Kitsap’s only overnight homeless shelter, has raised $171,800

 

Conservancy and county team up on local tree planting

Event is slated for Saturday, Feb. 29 from 8:30 a.m. to noon; volunteers needed

 

Severe weather shelters activated Monday night due to cold weather

Guests have until 9 p.m. to check into any of the four shelters across Kitsap County

 

I-976 puts Johnson Parkway project on hold

The City of Poulsbo’s Johnson Parkway Project, which would see the construction of a roundabout along SR 305 at the Johnson Road intersection, is one… Continue reading

Kitsap Community Foundation approves over $73,000 in grant awards

Grant funds will go toward 17 nonprofit organizations in Kitsap

New bill seeks to restrict community release for sex offenders

SB 6436 would seek to provide additional restrictions for offenders released to community housing

Deputies and police bust alleged drug dealer at Suquamish casino

A Port Orchard man was arrested for allegedly dealing drugs at the Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort in the early morning hours of Saturday, Jan. 19.… Continue reading

(photo courtesy of Fishline)

Tickets on sale for Fishline’s annual gala and auction

Fishline will kick off its annual benefit Gala and Auction Feb. 1, as the Clearwater Casino Resort will be transformed into a woodland fairytale with… Continue reading

(photo courtesy of Fishline)

26th annual MLK Day celebration set for Monday

Event starts at 10 a.m. at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds Presidents’ Hall

Move it or lose it: Port of Keyport deals with derelict boats

A small crowd gathered in the basement of the Keyport Bible Church for a recent meeting of the Port of Keyport’s commissioners, where discussions surrounding… Continue reading

Elected officials stress climate legislation at local forum

Rep. Derek Kilmer, state Sen. Rolfes and Gov. Jay Inslee address climate change issues

Public shares concerns about recent sex offender placement

Kitsap County and the Washington State Department of Corrections hosted a public notification meeting in Poulsbo on Monday, for the placement of another sexually violent… Continue reading

Kitsap Renegades high school rugby team to begin practice next week

First practice is Tuesday, Jan. 14 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at View Ridge Elementary in Bremerton

Public workshop to address Coulter Creek Heritage Park

Park has over 1,500 acres of mostly unknown and undeveloped land

Music school provides platform for students to find their path

Bowling Music Studios offers piano lessons for all ages and skill levels

Kitsap County hazard mitigation plan gets FEMA approval

The Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management’s approach to preparing for disasters recently received an official stamp of approval from the Federal Emergency Management Agency… Continue reading

Chico Towing sold to Kitsap Towing

Most recent owner Stacey Canterbury, who has held that title for 26 years, has decided to step down