South Kitsap

Ward is new Hidden Creek principal

New principal is coming from North Kitsap School District.

Seagull calling contest, wings cook-off on Saturday

Fathoms O’ Fun event is on Saturday, May 26 at Waterfront Park in Port Orchard.

Memorial Day: Manchester Veterans’ Memorial Observance

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

Free lunches for South Kitsap kids this summer

Program to serve lunches at East Port Orchard Elementary from June 25-Aug. 17.

Young adult job fair May 31

The event is set for Bremerton’s WorkSource Kitsap.

Marty McClendon

Sen. Jan Angel withdraws from 26th District race

Port Orchard Republican incumbent throws support to Marty McClendon of Gig Harbor.

Marty McClendon
The Yukon Do It Half-Marathon race is a popular event, says organizer Ginger Gruber-Johnson. It will feature 400 runners on July 8. She says the race is expected to sell out. (Courtesy photo: Adam Hays | Yukon Do It)

Yukon Do It half-marathon race in July

The summer edition race will travel through scenic Port Orchard.

The Yukon Do It Half-Marathon race is a popular event, says organizer Ginger Gruber-Johnson. It will feature 400 runners on July 8. She says the race is expected to sell out. (Courtesy photo: Adam Hays | Yukon Do It)

James (Jim) W. Mason

SOUTH KITSAP — James (Jim) W. Mason, 92, passed away on May 13. A celebration of his life is to be held from 1-4 p.m.… Continue reading

State Patrol investigating South Kitsap shooting

The suspect, 72, is recovering at St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma.

Self-storage buildings to rise on Bethel

PORT ORCHARD — Grading work is being done on commercial property at 1590 SE Lundberg Road, alongside Bethel Avenue, to prepare it for construction of… Continue reading

William T. Grudzinski, Jr.

POULSBO — William T. Grudzinski, Jr. passed away at home in Poulsbo on May 6. He is survived by partner Debbie Wilbur; mom Judy Belk;… Continue reading

‘Scrubbies lady’ at Farmers Market feted with special day

PORT ORCHARD — Linda Young quietly ended her 39-year tenure in June as a crafts vendor at the Port Orchard Farmers Market. But on Oct.… Continue reading

Senior forward Grant Larson dribbles through the Emerald Ridge defense on Senior Night. 
                                Mark Krulish | 
                                Kitsap News Group
Senior forward Grant Larson dribbles through the Emerald Ridge defense on Senior Night. 
                                Mark Krulish | 
                                Kitsap News Group
Jason Sauer was dominant on the mound against Puyallup, striking out nine hitters in seven innings.
                                Courtesy photo
Jason Sauer was dominant on the mound against Puyallup, striking out nine hitters in seven innings.
                                Courtesy photo

Administrative changes at South Kitsap School District

SOUTH KITSAP — Changes to South Kitsap School District’s organizational structure that were spurred by a recent review by the Washington Association of School Administrators… Continue reading

Large donation jump-starts Kidzz Helping Kidzz toy goal

Local group aims to donate 5,000 toys to children in area hospitals over the holidays.

Simple Roots Soap has simple beginnings

Hand-made soap made locally with natural ingredients has benefits for skin

Garrison Glisson tossed four shutout innings in relief for South Kitsap in a 6-2 loss to Graham-Kapowsin. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Graham-Kapowsin spoils South Kitsap homecoming

The Wolves played at Elton Goodwin Field for the first time in nearly two years, but took a 6-2 loss to the Eagles.

Garrison Glisson tossed four shutout innings in relief for South Kitsap in a 6-2 loss to Graham-Kapowsin. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)