Kitsap County

Shore Friendly event encourages shoreline bulkhead removal

Shore Friendly Kitsap is offering a free event next weekend, July 24 and 25, for shoreline property owners in Kitsap County to get a site… Continue reading

Health district: 37 active cases of COVID-19 in Kitsap County

315 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 throughout the county

KEDA partners with county for small business grant program

Kitsap County has committed $880,000 for small business assistance using federal CARES funding

Primary ballots to be mailed out Friday

Check your mailboxes and check them often because the ballots for the Aug. 4 primary election will be mailed to voters in Kitsap County by… Continue reading

WSP Trooper injured by wrong-way driver on State Route 3 near Silverdale

BREMERTON — A Washington State Patrol trooper was injured late last week in a collision with a wrong-way driver on State Route 3 as the… Continue reading

CHI Franciscan opens new Family Medicine Clinic

Clinic provides outpatient care such as obstetrics, pediatrics, sports health, addiction treatment.

WIAA delays start of football season to Sept. 5

The WIAA Executive Board voted this month to delay the start of the fall sports season to Sept. 5 for football and Sept. 7 for… Continue reading

Outbreaks a concern for board of health as cases rise in Kitsap

For the moment, Kitsap County is managing the COVID-19 pandemic, but worries on the horizon, from outbreaks in long-term care facilities and increased movement among… Continue reading

COVID-19 infections continue to rise in Kitsap County

22 active cases of COVID-19, 267 total infections since March

Unemployment claims rise slightly for third straight week

Initial unemployment claims rose ever-so-slightly in Kitsap County for the third consecutive week during the week ending on June 27, the most recent week for… Continue reading

Inslee orders businesses to require masks, halts phase advancement applications

With a spike in COVID-19 case counts across the state, Gov. Jay Inslee has announced a statewide order mandating businesses to require face coverings for… Continue reading

22 active cases of COVID-19 in Kitsap

Positive test rate remains just above 2 percent

Public asked to report sightings of Asian giant hornets this summer

As if 2020 hasn’t been hectic enough, the Washington State Department of Agriculture and the Washington Invasive Species Council are asking the public all over… Continue reading

Chiquiti Fireworks sales boom in absence of organized displays

Tribal stand also introduced a new online pick-up option amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Initial unemployment claims up slightly in Kitsap

Initial unemployment claims are up slightly both in Kitsap County and statewide as some areas of Washington are still struggling with a rising number of… Continue reading

Kitsap Phase 3 application placed on hold until July 9

Kitsap County’s application to move on to phase 3 of Gov. Jay Inslee’s “Safe Start” program has been placed on hold for at least a… Continue reading

State hits pause button on counties moving into phase 4

Kitsap’s application to move to phase 3 should not be affected