Trails at Silverdale expected to be half open by October and fully open Spring 2016
The driver in a fatal vehicle v. pedestrian collision in Indianola July 4 fled the scene. If you have information on the driver or the car, suspected to be a silver sedan with lower front-end damage, call Deputy Darren Andersson at 360-337-4634.
In what has become an all-too familiar pattern, Harrison Medical Center has announced that as of Sept. 1, it will no longer accept First Choice Health insurance. The two sides have been negotiating reimbursement terms for more than a year. For the time being, they’re at an impasse.
Kitsap Transit scheduled a series of public meetings to let residents give input on the proposed Wheaton Way Transit Center in Silverdale and on the North Viking Park & Ride in Poulsbo. There were public meetings in Poulsbo City Hall, two hours later in the Silverdale Beach Hotel, and two hours after that in Port Orchard City Hall.
BREMERTON—They started walking about noon Saturday, June 27. As the heat crested 90 degrees, they kept kept walking. When the moon peaked, they were walking. And as the sun crept over Sinclair Inlet, they were still out there, wearing out the soles of their shoes. For almost 24 hours, about 200 people from 30 teams walked the track at Bremerton High School during the 2015 Relay For Life at Bremerton High School to benefit cancer research. This is the 30th anniversary of the relay and the 20th time it’s been done in Bremerton-Central Kitsap.
Kitsap County's Department of Community Development will host an open house regarding a proposed agricultural code at 4:15 p.m. July 7 in the Commissioners Chambers, Kitsap County Administration Building, 619 Division St.
A second, southern driveway entrance proposed to be installed as part of the renovation and modernization of Silverdale Elementary School has riled homeowners located near the school property.
Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue received a call at approximately 7:23 p.m. on June 25 in reference to a possible residential structure fire at 4000 block of Robinson Road NE.
BELLEVUE – Puget Sound Energy is encouraging its more than 1.1 million electric customers to be even more energy conscious as temperatures jump into the 90s over the next few days.
It’s going to be a hot time in the old town tonight.And through the weekend, as forecasters are predicting temperatures in the 90s for the Fathoms O’ Fun Summer Festival and Grand Parade.
OLYMPIA – Washington’s average annual wage increased by 4.2 percent in 2014 to $54,829, according to the state Employment Security Department. It is the largest percentage increase since 2007.
WASHINGTON – More than 10,000 veterans and active duty personnel have taken advantage of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Military Skills Test Waiver Program.
Public comments wanted on ferry fare increase proposal; final hearing in August
SILVERDALE – Bucklin Hill Road, between Blaine Avenue NW and Mickelberry Road NW, closes to pedestrian and vehicular traffic July 1. The road remains closed until the completion of the Bucklin Hill Bridge project in Silverdale, scheduled for August 2016. Now is the time to "Scout Your Route" around the construction zone to reduce congestion.
OLYMPIA – Drivers who use the State Route 16 Tacoma Narrows Bridge are reminded that toll rates will increase next week. New toll rates for the Tacoma Narrows Bridge take effect 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, July 1.
Hosts needed for Japanese students, Students make WSU honor roll, Seventh annual Kitsap Wine Festival Aug. 8, Golf Classic July 17
PORT ORCHARD – 68,000 change-of-value notices will be arriving in the mailboxes of residential property owners after June 18.
Ever since he was as young as eighteen-months, Lindell has loved two things: animals and an audience (also, alliteration, coincidentally). He knows and remembers not just the names of all his stuffed animals, which surely number in the dozens by now, but also their personalities, likes and dislikes.
SILVERDALE – Firefighters rescued two dogs from a burning wood frame tri-plex along Deer Park Lane NW in Silverdale June 23.
It was about nine years ago when Greg Jacobs looked out the window of his home at Dyes Inlet and saw a group of boats sailing closely together on the water. He wondered what they were.