South 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

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

James (Jim) W. Mason
State Patrol investigating South Kitsap shooting

State Patrol investigating South Kitsap shooting

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

State Patrol investigating South Kitsap shooting
Self-storage buildings to rise on Bethel

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

Self-storage buildings to rise on Bethel
William T. Grudzinski, Jr.

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

William T. Grudzinski, Jr.
‘Scrubbies lady’ at Farmers Market feted with special day

‘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

‘Scrubbies lady’ at Farmers Market feted with special day
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
South Kitsap community touring school district’s well-worn facilities
South Kitsap community touring school district’s well-worn facilities

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

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.

Large donation jump-starts Kidzz Helping Kidzz toy goal
Simple Roots Soap has simple beginnings

Simple Roots Soap has simple beginnings

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

Simple Roots Soap has simple beginnings
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)
Nathaniel Beers pitched five innings for South Kitsap against Bellarmine Prep, scattering eight hits and striking out four. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

South Kitsap clobbers Bellarmine Prep, 11-3

TACOMA — South Kitsap’s baseball team broke out the bats March 29 for a hit parade, spraying the ball all over the yard in an… Continue reading

Nathaniel Beers pitched five innings for South Kitsap against Bellarmine Prep, scattering eight hits and striking out four. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap’s Colin Nuss tries to slip past the Olympia midfielders during the March 27 game against the Bears. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Roundup: South Kitsap falls to Olympia, Klahowya knocks off North Kitsap

PORT ORCHARD — After two tough league matchups against Puyallup and Sumner, the Wolves were looking for a bounce back effort against Olympia. But the… Continue reading

South Kitsap’s Colin Nuss tries to slip past the Olympia midfielders during the March 27 game against the Bears. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
SKSD says it’s ‘all ears’: Community input sought on district’s facility needs

SKSD says it’s ‘all ears’: Community input sought on district’s facility needs

South Kitsap School District wants to hear from the community about future facility improvements.

SKSD says it’s ‘all ears’: Community input sought on district’s facility needs
Good Samaritan and ‘full of joy,’ Phillips’s life ends in tragedy
Good Samaritan and ‘full of joy,’ Phillips’s life ends in tragedy
South Kitsap knocks off Port Angeles, 10-4
South Kitsap knocks off Port Angeles, 10-4