Dad, daughter plan to escape from Alcatraz

Bruce Waterbury and his daughter Kristi Balant plan to swim from Alcatraz to San Francisco Sept. 14. They are seen here at the Olympic Swim Trials in Omaha, Neb. - Courtesy photo
  • Sep 11, 2014 at 3:59PM

Silverdale’s Bruce Waterbury will turn 55 years old on Sept. 17. His daughter, Kristi Balant, will turn 28 on Sept. 13. But the dad-daughter duo has special plans for a joint celebration on Sunday, Sept. 14. They’re going to swim from Alcatraz Island to San Francisco.

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Time may be running short for ‘Whit’s End’ | Kitsap Week

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Sep 15, 2014 at 12:03PM

Where we live: The trailer on Poulsbo's Fjord Drive has become a fixture along the waterfront. Soon, though, it may move to make way for developers.

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The book end | Kitsap Week

  • Sep 14, 2014 at 2:00PM

The top 15 best-selling adult and kids books in August at Liberty Bay Books, an independent book shop in Poulsbo.

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Wild seahawk family learns survival skills | Kitsap Week

  • Sep 14, 2014 at 10:00AM

Kitsap birding: Young ospreys in Poulsbo study hard for winter fishing.

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Washington’s oldest winery continues to shine | Kitsap Week

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 2:00PM

Great Northwest Wine: Chateau Ste. Michelle is Washington’s flagship winery. Its roots run deep, going back to the repeal of Prohibition.

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