State of Washington

Wildfire projections ‘above normal’ for summer

Western Washington to brace for active firefighting season


County targets active Kingston landslide

Kitsap County Public Works will pursue horizontal drains on unstable slope


Online sales good for state paper mills | Don Brunell

Shoppers’ move online is good business for state’s paper mills


Cougars rout Trojans 40-7 in season opener | Prep football

BREMERTON — A deep, fast, athletic Central Kitsap squad had no trouble in the Battle for Bucklin Hill, dispatching its closest rival, Olympic High School,… Continue reading

New law requires insurance to provide 12-month supply of birth control

BREMERTON — Gov. Jay Inslee signed into law May 16 a bill requiring insurance companies that provide birth control coverage to dispense 12 months’ worth… Continue reading

Lowry remembered as a voice for the environment, social justice

POULSBO — Former Gov. Mike Lowry, who died May 1, is being remembered as “an advocate for the environment, fisheries and social justice.” That’s how… Continue reading