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Olympic earns shut-out win against rival Central Kitsap

  • Sep 17, 2015 at 11:20AM

Geordyn Shinard scored a pair of touchdowns to lead Olympic to a 29-0 win in the Battle for Bucklin Hill rivalry game Sept. 11 against Central Kitsap at Silverdale Stadium. Shinard scored on a 5-yard run and a 20-yard interception return to help the Trojans to their second consecutive win against the Cougars (0-2). That marked the first time Olympic has won consecutive games in the series since 1998-99.

Post-game prayers at center of controversy

  • Sep 16, 2015 at 4:19PM

BREMERTON — An assistant football coach at Bremerton High School is under investigation for leading post-game prayers at the 50-yard line. Joe Kennedy, who served 20 years in the Marine Corps, has led the prayers for almost a decade. On Sept. 11, Kennedy said on his Facebook page that someone told him he could be fired for doing so.

Hood Canal Bridge could close to vehicles up to three hours Wednesday morning

  • Sep 15, 2015 at 8:29PM

SHINE – Drivers planning to cross the State Route 104 Hood Canal Bridge should be prepared for long delays and consider alternate routes tomorrow. Beginning at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, the bridge will close to vehicular traffic while the drawspan opens for marine traffic. The bridge could remain closed to vehicles for up to three hours until 12:30 p.m.

Four puppies rescued at house fire

  • Sep 15, 2015 at 8:08PM

CENTRAL KITSAP – Four puppies are safe after a Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue crew carried them from a residential structure fire in the 1200 block of Camp Sundown Road NW Sept. 15.

Bremerton man charged with assault after firing shotgun at van

  • Sep 15, 2015 at 12:11PM

BREMERTON – A Bremerton man who allegedly fired a shotgun because he was upset that his non-functional van was being moved from a mobile home park was charged with assault and unlawful possession of a firearm.

Have your child booster seat checked Sept. 19

  • Sep 15, 2015 at 10:15AM

OLYMPIA – Child car seats can be confusing. Data show that 80 percent of them are used incorrectly. This is why nationally certified child passenger safety technicians are gearing up to provide resources to educate caregivers on how to safely transport children in their cars during Child Passenger Safety Week, Sept. 13-19.

Fourth charge brought against DeJesus

  • Sep 14, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 5:11PM

Prosecutors had advised the court during Geraldo Castro DeJesus' Aug. 21 arraignment that additional charges might be brought against the defendant as more evidence became available. They delivered on that promise Sept. 11 during a pretrial hearing presided over by Judge Kevin Hull at Kitsap County Superior Court.

Back-to-school food drive Sept. 12 at grocery stores

  • Sep 11, 2015 at 5:58PM

Kitsap Food Backpacks 4 Kids will hold back-to-school food drives at four area grocery stores on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Realtors endorse candidates in Nov. 3 election

  • Sep 11, 2015 at 4:51PM

The Kitsap County Association of Realtors has endorsed the following candidates in the Nov. 3 election.

Thousands enjoy 26th annual festival

  • Sep 10, 2015 at 10:00AM updated Sep 11, 2015 at 4:07PM

BREMERTON – There was no shortage of blackberry-themed food at the 26th annual Blackberry Festival at the Bremerton boardwalk this weekend:

Seventh Annual POW/MIA Remembrance Ceremony set for Sept. 18

  • Sep 11, 2015 at 1:20PM

KEYPORT – On Friday Sept. 18 at 7:45 a.m., the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division, Keyport is sponsoring the seventh annual POW/MIA Remembrance Ceremony at the Naval Undersea Museum in Keyport.

Why birds, and birders, flock to Point-No-Point | Kitsap Weekly

  • Sep 11, 2015 at 12:50PM

The tip of Point-No Point County Park diverts the tides of Admiralty Inlet, creating a churn of foraging fish that is critically important to migrating sea birds. It’s a phenomenon that has made the park and its marine habitat an internationally recognized Important Bird Area, or IBA.

Olympic College trustees meeting Sept. 15

  • Sep 11, 2015 at 10:08AM

The Olympic College Board of Trustees will hold a board meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 15, at 5 p.m. at Olympic College - Bremerton campus, 1600 Chester Ave., HSS Room 119.

CK student struck by truck while walking to school

  • Sep 10, 2015 at 5:31PM

SILVERDALE – A 15-year-old boy walking to a Central Kitsap school was injured this morning after being struck by a pickup truck while crossing an intersection.

Drivers should slow down at school crossings and keep kids in back seats, Sheriff's office says

  • Sep 10, 2015 at 5:18PM

KITSAP – With the start of the school year, the Kitsap County Sheriff's Office would like to reacquaint drivers about a couple of sections within the Revised Code of Washington under Title 46 (motor vehicles), Chapter 61 (rules of the road).

Area students make WSU president’s summer honor roll

  • Sep 10, 2015 at 4:31PM

PULLMAN – Students from Bremerton, Seabeck and Silverdale have earned spots on the Washington State University’s President’s Honor Roll for the 2015 summer semester.

Be prepared: Extended traffic closures may occur on SR 104 Hood Canal Bridge through Sunday

  • Sep 10, 2015 at 1:38PM

SHINE – Effective immediately and continuing through Sunday, Sept. 13, motorists who need to cross the State Route 104 Hood Canal Bridge are advised to proactively check the status of the bridge before they head out.

Megathrust quake faults weaker and less stressed than thought

  • Sep 10, 2015 at 1:34PM

Some of the inner workings of Earth’s subduction zones and their “megathrust” faults are revealed in a paper published in a September edition of the journal “Science.” U.S. Geological Survey scientist Jeanne Hardebeck calculated the frictional strength of subduction zone faults worldwide, and the stresses they are under. Stresses in subduction zones are found to be low, although the smaller amount of stress can still lead to a great earthquake.

Gig Harbor man devastated by injuries settles drunk-driving case for $1.3 million

  • Sep 10, 2015 at 12:43PM

BREMERTON – Attorneys for a 26-year-old Gig Harbor man severely injured by a drunk driver last year announced Sept. 10 their client has settled the case for $1.3 million.

Cougars fall in opener at South Kitsap

  • Sep 10, 2015 at 3:00PM

PORT ORCHARD — South Kitsap’s football team and the new field at Kitsap Bank Stadium had something in common during the Sept. 4 season opener: Neither were complete. And while the organic infull inside the 20-yard lines is expected to be finished in time for Wolves’ Sept. 25 game against Yelm, coach Gavin Kralik knows he needs to see progress on the gridiron before that. South stagnated periodically with penalties and timing issues in the coming-out party for Kralik’s spread, no-huddle offense, but the end result was a 25-14 win against Central Kitsap.

Community briefs (Sept. 11, 2015 edition)

  • Sep 10, 2015 at 5:00PM

Bonsai club, Dyes Inlet beach seine Sept. 26, Native American artist to speak, Chico Alliance Church homecoming and more

Sarah Smiley: Encounter with the Amish at the copy machine

  • Sep 12, 2015 at 8:00AM

I did not expect to see any Amish people during a recent trip to the local office supply store. Partly this was because I didn’t see any buggies outside. Mostly, however, it was because I had some misguided notions about Amish – notions like they’d have no use for a store that at least in part caterers to users of technology.

The Petri Dish: Charter school supporters scrambling

  • Sep 11, 2015 at 8:00AM

Try as it might, Washington just can’t get this charter school thing down right.

Haggen grocery chain files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

  • Sep 11, 2015 at 7:00AM

Supermarkets will continue to operate while it realigns

FOOTBALL | South Kitsap makes Kralik a winner in opener

  • Sep 4, 2015 at 11:00PM updated Sep 9, 2015 at 2:26PM

Senior quarterback Jake Taylor completed 27 of 37 passes for 307 yards and a touchdown in 25-14 win against Central Kitsap

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