Ducks float along during the annual Silverdale Rotary Duck Race at Whaling Days on the Silverdale water front. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Silverdale Rotary Duck race canceled for 2020

Silverdale Rotary Club will pivot to COVID-19 relief efforts


Formation flight will pay tribute to area hospital workers Friday afternoon

Make sure to look up to the skies Friday afternoon if you’re in or near Silverdale and Bremerton. The Northwest BeechBoys Formation Demonstration Team will… Continue reading


Annette Knight and her co-workers at The Doctors Clinic in Silverdale practice their social distancing with masks Knight and her friends at the Kitsap Quilters Guild made for the office. (Photo courtesy The Doctor’s Clinic)

Local seamstress Annette Knight hopes to ‘mask’ the effects of the coronavirus

Annette Knight has been sewing and quilting her entire life. You name it, she can make it — wedding dresses, prom dresses, curtains, quilts and… Continue reading


CHI Franciscan suspends billing for COVID-19 testing

CHI Franciscan, as part of the Chicago-based CommonSpirit Health, is suspending billing for COVID-19 testing and treatment, according to a Tuesday press release. Hospitals all… Continue reading

Washington lifts flavored vape ban, but for how long?

Despite the lifting of the temporary flavored vape ban on Feb. 3, vapor product shops across the state are cautious to celebrate as a legislative… Continue reading

‘It’s going to level the whole playing field’

Innovative prosthetic system making waves in the industry

Special needs prom night experience set for Friday

Event is 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds

Phase two of Ridgetop Blvd project delayed by weather

Crews will resume work once the inclement weather subsides

Silverdale Chamber moves into new space in Kitsap Mall

New location will provide more exposure given the mall foot traffic

Silverdale tree lighting kicks off Christmas season in Central Kitsap

Parents and their children came out Saturday evening to witness the arrival of Santa Claus and to signify the start of the Christmas season with… Continue reading

Woman arrested after allegedly stabbing boyfriend in the back

Victim reportedly required surgery for a significant stab wound to his upper-left back

Whispering Firs Stormwater Park named ‘top project’ by Storm Water Solutions

Park opened in June and was transformed from a vacant trailer park to a multi-functional space

Silverdale Christmas tree lighting set for Saturday, Nov. 30

Activities start at 2 p.m. and conclude at 5 p.m. with Santa lighting the Christmas tree

Silverdale Rotary Turkey Trot set for Thanksgiving morning

Funds raised from event will support community activities, including Central Kitsap Food Bank

DNR withdraws Ridgetop land exchange proposal

Property could be put back out for sale or be involved in another land exchange within a year

Woman allegedly attempted to run over boyfriend after verbal altercation

KCSO: Man was “backhanded” by girlfriend before having his leg grazed by vehicle