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There are two sides to every broken bone story

  • Mar 20, 2015 at 10:00AM

Before I begin, I’ll answer the question you will surely ask at the end: No, there is no video (that I’m aware of) of the moment my feet went out from under me and I landed on my backside, breaking my wrist. My children, however, would be happy to describe for you in great detail the whole thing, including how I said, “I’m really good at this” seconds before I fell.

New Olympia political drama debuts March 23 when legislators reveal basic-education budgets

  • Mar 20, 2015 at 2:00PM

Olympia – A political thriller earns its debut March 23 at Olympia’s marble palladium when the Legislature’s leading producers-directors – Sen. Andy Hill, R-Redmond, and Rep. Ross Hunter, D-Medina – take the stage to introduce their awaited and unreviewed drama they claim will keep their fellow political thespians out of jail and solve the constitutional quandary hovering over them: full funding for basic K-12 education.

Education, ferries, guns among town hall topics

  • Mar 21, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 10:59AM

SILVERDALE – Highways, ferries, education and firearms were among the topics of discussion at a "town hall" meeting with legislators representing the 23rd district March 14.

West Sound Alliance aims to improve traffic flow

  • Mar 22, 2015 at 10:00AM

More than $100 million worth of possible transportation improvements including a Belfair bypass, improvements to State Route 305 and SR 16 were discussed at a recent Kitsap Business Forum meeting.

Opinion: Ban toxic chemicals from furniture

  • Mar 23, 2015 at 7:00AM

Finding agreement in Olympia can sometimes be a challenge, but there's one issue both Democrats and Republicans should agree on this session: protecting children and families from harmful and unnecessary flame retardant chemicals. That's why we're sponsoring the Toxic-Free Kids and Families Act (HB 1174), a bill to eliminate toxic flame retardants from children's products and furniture.

Visit Kitsap presents 2015 Tourism Vision Awards

  • Mar 23, 2015 at 7:00AM

Visit Kitsap Peninsula presented its 2015 Tourism Vision Awards at its annual meeting held on March 12, at the Best Western Silverdale Beach Hotel. Following is a list of those receiving and accepting the awards.

West Coast waters shifting to lower-productivity regime, NOAA report finds

  • Mar 24, 2015 at 8:00AM

State of the California Current Report highlights record-warm conditions and effects on fisheries

Spring is around the corner and so are the ticks

  • Mar 24, 2015 at 11:00AM

A new online survey asks Washington's dog owners about their run-ins with ticks

Scott Woehrman joins CK School Board

  • Mar 25, 2015 at 10:00PM updated Mar 26, 2015 at 2:13PM

Fills vacancy left by long-term board member Chris Stokke

Harrison selects contractor for Silverdale expansion

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 10:47AM

BREMERTON - Harrison Medical Center, a part of CHI Franciscan Health, has selected Balfour Beatty Construction's Washington State Division to provide preconstruction and construction services in support of the acute care hospital expansion in Silverdale.

Community briefs

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 11:25AM

Free compost; ballet, Easter egg hunts, Tracyton Library news and more.

High School Scoreboard

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 11:22AM

BOYS SOCCER: Klahowya 7, at Olympic 0 – Jacob Sargent scored 3 goals and added an assist in the Eagles' shutout. Dereck Carpenter and Jack Cooper had a goal and assist each, while Alex Becker added a goal in the finals minutes.

Legacy WA launches online profiles of heroic World War II veterans

  • Mar 26, 2015 at 1:43PM

First profile on captured fighter pilot from Ferndale who narrowly avoids death

Judicial neutrality a topic at League of Women Voters of Kitsap meeting April 15

  • Mar 27, 2015 at 7:00AM

BREMERTON — Two judges are scheduled as guest speakers at the League of Women Voters of Kitsap's April 15 meeting, 12-1:30 p.m. at Poulsbo City Hall, 200 NE Moe St.

Baseball clinic; OHS baseball team selling Mariner tickets

  • Mar 27, 2015 at 7:00AM

BREMERTON — The Olympic High School baseball team will host its Spring Break Baseball Skills Clinic on April 1.

Oregon man airlifted after truck rolls off SR3

  • Mar 27, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 2:51PM

A 71-year-old Oregon man was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center after his pickup truck went over a cable road barrier on State Route 3, rolled and crashed down an embankment onto Erlands Point Road NW.

Sarah Smiley: Sometimes it's hard to watch your 'little ones' grow up

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 7:00AM

Begin with the end in mind. That's what the principal said at the orientation for next year's incoming high school freshmen.

Public input sought on proposed Tacoma Narrows Bridge rates

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 11:00AM

OLYMPIA — Toll customers and other interested persons will have a number of opportunities to comment on the Washington State Transportation Commission's toll rate proposal for the Tacoma Narrows Bridge.

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.

Senior Life 101: It's important to stay physically fit during senior years- Part 1

  • Mar 29, 2015 at 7:00AM

Many years ago (the mid-1980s) when our oldest daughter was in her senior year at Boise State, she was invited to conduct a senior physical fitness program for the local YWCA. With a double major in Physical Education and Gerontology, she was uniquely qualified to provide such a program.

Olympic College among top 10 best community colleges in nation

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 10:00AM

POULSBO — Olympic College didn’t win the money, but it sure won bragging rights. Every other year, the Aspen Institute picks 150 community colleges in the nation to consider for its prestigious Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. The 2015 award is only its third, but twice OC has been asked to apply for the honor.

'U Drive. U Text. U Pay.' campaign beginning in April

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 11:08AM

OLYMPIA – For the second year in a row, more than 100 law enforcement agencies in Washington State will be cracking down on distracted drivers as part of the national distracted driving enforcement campaign.

Bond on board - Pumas sign their very own '007'

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 12:33PM

The Kitsap Pumas signed their very own 007 this month when they added outside back Jake Bond to their roster. He is not related to James Bond -- but he is just as 'lethal' on the field with a license to thrill.

Sheriff's office working to ID and locate homicide suspect

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 3:09PM

22-year-old victim has been interviewed by detectives

Kitsap County launches text-to-911 service

  • Mar 31, 2015 at 3:24PM

Kitsap 911 (CENCOM) announced March 31 that it has begun accepting text-to-911 service. Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile, AT&T, and Sprint customers in Kitsap County can now send a text message to 911 in an emergency.

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