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A few tweaks to election laws

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 10:38AM

The Legislature is considering a few pieces of legislation regarding elections, some more helpful than others.

Witness says plane spun, lost parts as it fell toward Hood Canal

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 10:24AM

SEABECK -- The small red-and-white airplane that crashed south of Seabeck Jan. 26 in Hood Canal was spinning, may have had parts break off in flight and sank quickly, according to a man who said he witnessed the plane fall.

My husband doesn’t let anyone win ... including me

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 11:08AM

My husband, Dustin, is one of the most competitive people I know. We’ve known each other since I was first born, but I only really came to understand Dustin’s competitive nature when we were newlyweds. We were living in a small, one-bedroom apartment, and because we did not have children yet, we spent our evenings doing whatever we wanted.

Olympic wins league tournament, CK second

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 11:11AM

SILVERDALE — The Olympic Trojans won the Olympic League tournament crown with 3, 316 pins on Jan. 23 at All Star Lanes.

Sports roundup

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 11:15AM

Boys Basketball, Jan. 27: Port Townsend 51, Klahowya 48 (OT)

Man believed dead in Hood Canal plane crash was experienced jetliner pilot

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 11:36AM

SHINE — The man believed to be flying the plane that crashed into Hood Canal on Monday was an experienced pilot who was certified to fly jumbo jets such as the Boeing 747.

FASTPITCH | Cabato leaves South Kitsap for Olympic High School

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Feb 5, 2015 at 9:39AM

Coach guided Wolves to a 31-17 record in two seasons

Community briefs

  • Jan 30, 2015 at 7:00AM

Fun for kids at Tracyton Library, meeting on Puget Sound and orcas, Peninsula Wilderness Club and more

Letter: African American students’ meeting with police chief a success

  • Feb 22, 2015 at 8:00AM

In the wake of last year’s highlight on police killings of black men throughout the United States and last week’s news of a white police officer from Seattle arresting a 70-year-old black man for carrying a golf club, the students of the African American and Caribbean Heritage Club of Olympic College met with Bremerton Police Chief Steven Strachan last week.

Search for submerged aircraft in Hood Canal is suspended for lack of evidence

  • Jan 30, 2015 at 9:58AM

SHINE — Kitsap County sheriff's deputies have suspended their hunt for a small plane that crashed into Hood Canal after a sonar search Wednesday found no conclusive evidence of the aircraft.

Law aims to reduce copper in brakes, improve water quality

  • Jan 30, 2015 at 10:00AM

OLYMPIA - Washington’s drive to protect salmon and other aquatic species became a national model as brake manufacturers, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and an association of states signed an agreement based on Washington’s low-copper standards.

Tacoma Narrows Bridge committee seeks new members

  • Jan 30, 2015 at 11:00AM

Kitsap County residents have the opportunity to advise the Washington State Transportation Commission on new toll rates for the Tacoma Narrows Bridge.

Third quarter 2014 taxable sales in Kitsap increase 7.45 percent

  • Feb 23, 2015 at 8:00AM

BREMERTON - Kitsap County's taxable retail sales increased to $929 million for the third quarter of 2014 (July through September), up by 7.45 percent over the same period in 2013. Retail trade, a subset of total taxable retail sales in Kitsap, rose 5.73 percent to $481 million.

Phone scams continue to be serious threat, remain on IRS ‘Dirty Dozen’ list

  • Jan 31, 2015 at 11:00AM

Aggressive and threatening phone calls by criminals impersonating IRS agents remain near the top of the annual “Dirty Dozen” list of tax scams for the 2015 filing season, the Internal Revenue Service announced.

State Patrol urge 12s to drive safely on Super Bowl Sunday

  • Jan 31, 2015 at 1:00PM

The Washington State Patrol points out that the Seahawks had a plan for getting to the Super Bowl. You need a plan for getting home.

Centennial Time Capsule to be sealed

  • Feb 23, 2015 at 3:00PM

Washington’s Centennial Time Capsule will be sealed for the next 25 years during a Feb. 22 ceremony at the State Capitol in which letters and artifacts collected last year will be added to the capsule.

Fire damages Silverdale lighting store

  • Feb 24, 2015 at 9:15AM

A Silverdale home improvement store suffered extensive fire damage to a storage room and smoke damage throughout the building after a fire broke out Feb. 23 at 10:47 p.m.

Olympic teams, along with CK and Crosspoint girls head to regionals

  • Feb 24, 2015 at 9:37AM

Four local teams — three girls and one boys — are still in the hunt for a state playoff berth as the regional tournaments get underway this weekend.

When I was cool I didn’t ask for directions

  • Feb 24, 2015 at 10:00AM

I am not going to say this is a male trait, because between me and my husband, I am the one who doesn’t like to ask for directions. Maybe it is an introverted thing. I’d rather wander aimlessly through the hardware store aisles than ask for help, because then I might have to make conversation. Worse, I might get an overly helpful employee who wants to hand-deliver me to the correct place. Both instances strike fear and awkwardness in my heart.

Naval Base Kitsap to hold security exercise Feb. 2–13

  • Feb 1, 2015 at 10:00AM

Solid Curtain/Citadel Shield, an annual security readiness exercise, will take place at Naval Base Kitsap (NBK) installations from Feb. 2 to Feb. 13.

USS Bremerton arrives in namesake city Feb. 25

  • Feb 24, 2015 at 12:33PM

BREMERTON — The fast-attack submarine USS Bremerton (SSN 698) is scheduled to arrive at Naval Base Kitsap on Feb. 25, marking the USS Bremerton's first visit to its namesake city in three years.

Super Fans: 12s treated to thrilling game

  • Feb 1, 2015 at 7:00PM updated Feb 3, 2015 at 10:30AM

Super Bowl fans kept on edge of seats in Seahawks' 28-24 loss to the Patriots

Raising grandkids isn't easy

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 5:21PM

Recently, my wife and I saw the new movie “Black or White,” which features Kevin Costner and Octavia Spencer. Although the movie focuses on the racial implications of raising a child of a different race than yourself, it also calls attention to one of the biggest and growing challenges of our day: grandparents raising grandchildren.

Employment growth highest since 1997

  • Feb 2, 2015 at 11:00AM

Year-over-year employment growth in Washington was the highest since 1997, according to estimates released Jan. 22 by the state Employment Security Department.

Kentwood, Kentlake advance to regional games

  • Jun 21, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Feb 25, 2015 at 2:12PM

The first round of the basketball postseason ended Saturday with the completion of the 4A districts tournament

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