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Bus route changes on President’s Day

  • Feb 11, 2015 at 9:00AM

Regular weekday service on Presidents’ Day, Feb. 16, with limited service to Puget Sound Routed and ACCESS buses and the Foot Ferry will operate normally scheduled weekday service on Presidents’ Day.

One of two Hallmark stores in Silverdale to close

  • Feb 11, 2015 at 10:00AM

Sympathy cards may be in order for employees of the Hallmark store in Kitsap Mall. Store manager Sanoe Kealoha, who has worked there for 14 years, said the store will close its doors March 25. She said the store employed 10 part-time workers and one full-time employee.

Visiting Angels of Kitsap County receives award for care

  • Feb 11, 2015 at 3:00PM

Visiting Angels of Kitsap County received both the Best of Home Care Provider of Choice and Employer of Choice Awards from Home Care Pulse.

Local Girl Scout collecting books for school in Sierra Leone

  • Mar 7, 2015 at 6:00AM

Martha Rabura, a junior at Kingston High School and candidate for the highest rank in Girl Scouts, is starting a library at Mallory Jansen Memorial School in Banta, Sierra Leone.

My Turn: North-South battle for Seattle fliers

  • Mar 7, 2015 at 8:00AM

The fierce competition between Seattle's Alaska and Atlanta's Delta airlines is spilling over to the Port of Seattle, and it may reach your wallet in the form of higher airfares.

Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll rates and highway safety key items at Transportation Commission meeting

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 9:31AM

New toll rates for the Tacoma Narrows Bridge will be among the topics of discussion when the Washington State Transportation Commission meets Feb. 18-19 in Olympia.

CKF&R will ask voters to continue 50-cent levy

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 11:44AM

The Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Feb. 9 to ask voters to continue to support an emergency medical services levy.

Community briefs

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 12:31PM

U.S. Congressman Derek Kilmer will speak at the Bremerton Chamber of Commerce member luncheon on Feb. 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Baymont Inn & Suites, 5640 Kitsap Way in Bremerton. Cost is $20 or $25 at the door.

GIRLS BOWLING | OHS takes third at state

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Feb 13, 2015 at 12:07PM

UNIVERSITY PLACE — The Olympic High School girls bowling team took third place in the WIAA Class 3A/2A state championships at Narrows Plaza.

Cougars claim five sub-regional championships

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 12:41PM

TACOMA — Five Central Kitsap wrestlers claimed Class 3A Narrows League Championships Saturday at Foss High School.

The Petri Dish: Gas taxes, carbon pollution and public transit

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 2:12PM

The wait is nearly over. Senate Republicans, after two years of avoidance, are putting the final touches on a multibillion-dollar transportation package and could make it public as early as Thursday.

Pumas sign goalie Austin Rogers

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 2:34PM

The Kitsap Pumas, the defending Western Regional champions of the highly competitive Premier Development League, signed goalkeeper Austin Rogers this week.

Zabinski will not seek another term as Port commissioner

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 3:12PM

Port of Bremerton Commissioner Roger Zabinski announced in a press release that he would not seek re-election when his term ends in December.

Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll rates topic at Transportation Commission meeting

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 3:49PM

OLYMPIA – New toll rates for the Tacoma Narrows Bridge will be among the topics of discussion when the Washington State Transportation Commission meets next week in Olympia.

Hundreds expected to attend West Sound Business Expo at fairgrounds Feb. 19

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 3:00PM

Business people and the general public will have an opportunity to learn more about Kitsap Peninsula businesses at the West Sound Business Expo 2015 on Feb. 19.

Host families sought for international students

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 5:00PM

Kitsap County families are invited to host international students through the Aspect Foundation. Interested families can participate by volunteering to host an international high school student for a semester or academic year

Visit state parks for a 'free day' March 19

  • Mar 8, 2015 at 7:00AM

No Discover Pass needed for State Parks' 102nd birthday

Cougars presentation to be hosted in Everett

  • Mar 8, 2015 at 8:00AM

Spring is already here and hiking season has come early. Hikers deep in the forest are in cougar country. To prepare hikers for their next excursion into the forest, the Adopt A Stream Foundation and Snohomish County Parks will present "Cougars" at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 26 at the Northwest Stream Center in Mc Collum Park, 600-128th Street SE in Everett.

Community briefs

  • Mar 8, 2015 at 10:00AM

BREMERTON —Kitsap Tennis and Athletic Center, 1909 NE John Carlson Rd., will host their Easter egg hunt and open house Sat. April 4 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Navy, community land use study available

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 12:00PM

A preliminary draft of the Naval Base Kitsap and Naval Magazine Indian Island Joint Land Use Study (JLUS) Report is available for public review on the JLUS project website at www.kiijlus.com.

Who needs a periscope?

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 1:41PM

Crew members of the Blue crew of the Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Henry M. Jackson (SSBN 730) man the bridge as the ship pulls into Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor following a strategic deterrent patrol.

Puma soccer team tryouts Feb. 14-15.

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 1:22PM

Invitational tryouts for the 2015 Puma soccer season will be held Feb. 14-15 at Gordon Field. Tryouts on Saturday are from 9-12 and 1:30-5 p.m.

Jan Angel: Fix it before you fund it

  • Feb 14, 2015 at 9:00AM

Did you know that 30 percent of the transportation budget is taken up by cost overruns? From Bertha stuck under Seattle to the cracked pontoons for the new 520 bridge to ferry construction issues, we’ve seen major problems and cost overruns on the state’s major projects, creating hundreds of millions in additional money required to finish these projects. Despite this, legislators here are moving forward on proposals to increase the gas tax by as much at 12.5 cents per gallon.

Bill aims to reduce legal-defense costs for taxpayers

  • Feb 14, 2015 at 11:00AM

Senate Bill 5232 tackles one of the fastest-rising costs for county governments — the cost of providing legal defense to indigent defendants who cannot afford a lawyer.

Babies to benefit with March of Dimes fundraiser

  • Feb 14, 2015 at 11:00AM

"Our mission is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature births and infant mortality," said Jackie Koopman, community director for March of Dimes. She was one of several people gathered at Harrison Medical Center's Silverdale campus on Feb. 10 during a "kick-off" for the fundraising season.

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