Cleaning products may be affecting performance at Manchester Wastewater Treatment Plant

Microscopic exams of wastewater show pollutants including cotton fibers and polymers


The existing culvert consists of a three-foot-wide corrugated metal pipe that runs 500 feet from the intersection of Hemlock Street and Colchester Drive, through a concrete flow control structure, over private property and into Puget Sound. (David Kimble courtesy photo)

Duncan Creek culvert project will encourage fish migration

Work is to be completed in 2025, the county says


Duncan Creek restoration group seeking members

PORT ORCHARD — The nonprofit organization Committee to Restore Duncan Creek, formed in 1997, is seeking new members to join the group. According to the… Continue reading


Have an extra plant? Manchester Library needs your help

Plant collection will take place on Saturday, Nov. 16 at the library

Manchester State Park shows its true fall colors

Buildings etched by history overlook Rich Passage

Manchester magic at folksy grill, pub

Oktoberfest oompah music, down-home friendliness define burg’s charm

Coming up: Manchester Festival, Flea Market

Events are set for Aug. 3 at Stormwater Park

Advisory issued for Pomeroy Park swimming beach due to high bacteria levels

The public is advised to avoid all contact with the water until further notice

Manchester Library’s Salmon Bake and Book Sale coming up

The popular benefit for the Friends of Manchester Library organization is celebrating 50 years

Manchester Library’s annual plant, book sale this weekend

Proceeds to benefit the Friends of Manchester Library group

Manchester Library’s winter book sale is Feb. 2

Proceeds will benefit the library organization.

Manchester advisory committee meets Nov. 6

PORT ORCHARD — Jim Bolger, assistant director of the Kitsap County Department of Community Development will speak at the next meeting of the Manchester Citizens… Continue reading

SKFR units douse house fire in Manchester

Eleven fire apparatus and support vehicles were needed to contain the blaze to the garage.

What’s up in Manchester?

Community open house is Oct. 2

Memorial Day: Manchester Veterans’ Memorial Observance

The 3 p.m. event on May 28 is at Veterans Memorial in Manchester.

Earth Day event in Manchester April 21

The event is sponsored by the Manchester Community Association.

Male, female suspects charged court after Manchester assault, robbery

Victim shot while in bed, but injuries are non-life-threatening.