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County got it right with new sales tax

  • Oct 4, 2013 at 7:00AM

Congratulations are in order for the Kitsap County Commission which made the right decision last month to institute a 0.1 percent sales tax to fund mental health programs in the county.

Tell Congress to repeal vote

  • Oct 4, 2013 at 10:00AM

Here's a Letter to the Editor from one of our readers.

Poulsbo firefighters thwart kidnap attempt

  • Oct 4, 2013 at 1:00PM updated Oct 7, 2013 at 12:37PM

Two Poulsbo firefighters went above and beyond their duties last week when they found themselves in the midst of an alleged roadside assault and kidnapping.

Event to provide services for low-income vets

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 12:00PM

Stand Down for Veterans, an event that provides services to low-income veterans, will be held Oct. 5.

Crows are the topic of the next Audubon meeting

  • Oct 5, 2013 at 5:03PM

The group will hear from John Marzluff, who will speak about "Crows are Mischievous."

Words from a grieving Navy widow

  • Oct 6, 2013 at 3:00AM

I regretted last week’s column as soon as it was published. In particular, I regretted that I wrote this: “[O]ur spouse’s jobs don’t become significantly more dangerous just because the U.S. is taking action [in a conflict].” I regretted it because Monday morning, my Navy-wife friend, Theresa, lost her husband, Landon, in a helicopter crash in the Red Sea.

United Way Annual Community Campaign kickoff

  • Oct 6, 2013 at 12:00PM

Fall weather has returned on the scene and once again United Way of Kitsap County has kicked off its annual Community Campaign throughout Kitsap County. Because many people don’t understand why this annual campaign is so vital, I would like to give you a few reasons why I encourage you to help raise crucial dollars through United Way.

Glass art leads Bremerton woman to new career

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 9:33AM

Her new location has a student section where classes are held, a professional area where she works and a room where she has two kilns where glass is fired.

Mindfulness meditation offers way to slow down life

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 9:28AM

Those who come to her for help are people from all walks of life.

Kilmer Statement on Recall of DOD Civilian Employees

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 11:40AM

Representative Derek Kilmer released the following statement in response to today’s news that Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced that he was recalling most Department of Defense civilian employees:

‘National Star Wars Reads Day’ set for Oct. 5

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 12:00PM

Star Wars fans are invited to the Kitsap Regional Library’s Fall at the Mall series event Oct. 5.

Scam uses jury duty as bait

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 4:15PM

All communications regarding jury duty are sent to county residents in writing.

Barbie says goodbye to all her café friends

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 4:22PM

After 13 years, Mills and her husband, Billy, decided it was time to retire despite the tremendous success of their restaurant.

Hospice to host big gala

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 4:08PM

The Spellbinders Ball will be a magical evening featuring fine dining and extraordinary performances

Government shutdown hits Kitsap County hard

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 4:06PM

The shutdown of the federal government at midnight on Tuesday has created huge impacts in Kitsap County.

Port to discuss marina contract

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 4:05PM

A contract with Bremerton Marina consultant Bob Wise is expected to be extended at the next Port of Bremerton commissioners meeting Oct. 8.

Power boxes installed where charging stations were voted down

  • Oct 8, 2013 at 3:39PM

Did Bremerton Public Works Director Chal Martin veto the Bremerton City Council? That's the question being asked this week after conduit and four electrical boxes popped up in nearly the exact location that city councilors unanimously nixed them earlier this summer.

School board candidate has history of theft

  • Oct 9, 2013 at 2:12PM

Allegations that Bremerton school board candidate Wendy Stevens stole money from the Naval Avenue Parent Teacher Association before disappearing Sept. 26 after being questioned about the alleged embezzlement is not her first run-in with the law.

9/11 memorial bricks on sale now

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 10:58AM

Etched bricks which are a part of the Kitsap 9/11 Memorial will be on sale through Nov. 22.

Bucklin Hill on the next CKCC agenda

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 10:54AM

The Central Kitsap Community Council will meet at 7 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Silverdale Water District office at 5300 NW Newberry Hill Rd.

We're marching to a new beat

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 11:08AM

There are pivotal times in our lives where our own children remind us of exactly what it was like for our own parents. Starting at the beginning of this school year, the West Hills STEM Academy put forward a band program.

Owners say road project blocks business access, growth

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 1:41PM

Business owners along Silverdale Way claim they are taking a hit due to a water line project tearing up roadways.

Bremerton City Council gets a look at 2014 budget

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 1:21PM

The City of Bremerton hosted its first 2014 budget workshop Monday night.

Kitsap residential real estate market pacing steady

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 8:00AM

The Northwest Multiple Listing Service (NWMLS) released monthly statistics for September

Cuts in food stamps mean hard choices for families

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 9:53AM

State officials said last month, 33,300 residents of Kitsap County received food assistance funds.

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