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Sarah Smiley: Have our kids learned meanness from us?

  • Feb 28, 2016 at 10:00AM

“I’m glad he’s dead.” “Good riddance.” “What a worthless human being; I’m glad he’s gone.”

Editorial: Support open records

  • Feb 27, 2016 at 8:00AM

At a recent hearing on HB 2576, Walter Elliott, Port of Kingston commissioner, made the bold statement “public records requests take 80 percent of our tax revenue”, and that the port had “almost nothing left” to spend on economic development. Nobody asked him for any clarification, leaving the impression that the port spends 80 percent of its revenue, or of its operating budget, on handling records requests.

$1,000 Whaling Days scholarship available

  • Feb 26, 2016 at 8:00AM

The Silverdale Whaling Days Hank Mann Sykes scholarship has been awarded for the last 10 years. The scholarship is available for Central Kitsap School District students who have a strong sense of community involvement and volunteerism.

Semi-formal dance to raise money for LGBTQ+ scholarship

  • Feb 26, 2016 at 11:00AM

Hosted by the MOGAI (Marginalized orientations, genders and identities) and Allies group, the dance is a fundraiser, and will include refreshments and entertainment in the price of a ticket. There will be a DJ provided by Mastermind Karaoke, dancing, a raffle for a “date night” basket, professional photographs.

Kitsap Regional Library nominated for national medal

  • Feb 25, 2016 at 1:00PM

Kitsap Regional Library was announced as one of the 30 finalists for the 2016 National Medal for Museum and Library Service.

Increased safety and traffic capacity are the main goals of Silverdale Way project

  • Feb 25, 2016 at 10:12AM

SILVERDALE — Silverdale’s southern entrance will look substantially different by 2018.

Rosary, Mass scheduled for William and Maria McDonald

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 4:14PM

The St. Gabriel Church website reports that the rosary will be recited at 10:30 a.m. Feb. 24 and Mass will follow at 11 a.m. in memory of William and Maria McDonald, who died in a house explosion on Feb. 23 in South Kitsap.

Two people killed in South Kitsap house explosion

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 7:00AM updated at 3:28PM

Two residents were killed early Feb. 23 by an explosion that destroyed their home at 3585 SE Soholt Lane in South Kitsap.

Loud boom heard in Bremerton as Port Orchard home explodes

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 7:08AM

BREMERTON - A loud boom sound rang throughout Bremerton around 4 a.m. Feb. 23 after a Port Orchard home exploded.

Lori Maxim, Sound VP and Kitsap group publisher, leaving to join Morris Multimedia

  • Feb 22, 2016 at 5:00PM updated Feb 23, 2016 at 6:44AM

Lori Maxim, vice president of Sound Publishing and publisher of the company’s newspapers in Kitsap County, is leaving the company to become director of revenue for Morris Multimedia. Maxim made the announcement to Sound employees on Feb. 22. Her last day with Sound will be March 18.

‘PulsePoint’ app aims to improve odds for heart attack victims

  • Feb 18, 2016 at 1:32PM

SILVERDALE – A new smart phone app is now available to give Kitsap County residents the ability to save a life. The PulsePoint app notifies CPR-trained citizens of nearby cardiac arrests. The app is accessible now in Kitsap County.

Community briefs (Feb. 19, 2016 edition)

  • Feb 18, 2016 at 10:47AM

Tracyton Library Kids Day Every first Thursday at Tracyton Community Library is “Kids Day.” Come enjoy kid activities, make-and-take, free stuff. The fun begins at 2 p.m. The library is located at 351 NW Tracy Ave.

Court report (Feb. 19, 2016)

  • Feb 20, 2016 at 8:00AM

A 32-year-old Tracyton man was charged with assault in the fourth degree after he allegedly used his “whole hand” to squeeze a woman’s buttocks as she was standing in line to pay at Walmart Feb. 11.

Work together to determine best course for trust land

  • Feb 18, 2016 at 5:00PM

Kitsap County Superior Court Judge Kevin Hull’s decision to assert authority over a parcel of Native trust land on Callow Avenue may fuel a legal battle involving the U.S. government and the Suquamish Tribe. Based on U.S. Code, Hull’s decision was incorrect.

WSP conducts drill aboard Hyak

  • Feb 19, 2016 at 2:00PM

The Washington State Patrol conducted a multi-agency response drill aboard the Washington State Ferries vessel Hyak to test response capabilities Feb. 10.

Photo: Stennis' silver sailor

  • Feb 19, 2016 at 10:00AM

Technician 2nd Class Joshua Maza, from Bremerton, silver brazes copper in USS John C. Stennis’ (CVN 74) repair shop.

Sarah Smiley: Grandmother Doris’ lesson: ‘God is love’

  • Feb 21, 2016 at 8:00AM

To understand my grandmother, Doris, you had to know how Southern she was. Born in 1920, she spent her entire life, until she died last week at the age of 95, in Birmingham, Alabama. Doris didn’t love the South for its controversial past or the riots she lived through in the 1960s. She loved it because it was the only home she’d ever known.

Letter: CKSD: Thanks for your support

  • Feb 20, 2016 at 8:00AM

On behalf of Central Kitsap School District and the Board of Directors, we want to thank our community for supporting the CK bond and levy.

Suquamish Tribe may respond to local court’s ruling on trust land

  • Feb 18, 2016 at 3:00PM

The Suquamish Tribe is considering responding to a Kitsap County Superior Court judge’s decision to assert jurisdiction over a piece of federal trust land held for a Native American family in Bremerton.

Stennis changes command

  • Feb 18, 2016 at 12:00PM

APRA HARBOR, Guam — Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) bid farewell to their commanding officer during a change of command ceremony, Feb. 15.

Crash near Kitsap Mall SR3 exit injures two Bremerton men

  • Feb 17, 2016 at 6:34PM

SILVERDALE - Two Bremerton men were injured in a two-vehicle car crash on State Route 3 near the Kitsap Mall exit Feb. 17.

Seabeck teen dies trying to cross creek

  • Feb 15, 2016 at 11:00PM updated Feb 16, 2016 at 10:41AM

SILVERDALE – A hike among four friends turned tragic Feb. 15 when one of the young men fell into the raging waters of Big Beef Creek and drowned.

Macomber gift brings total raised for new library in Silverdale to $1.5 million

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 2:39PM

BREMERTON – With help from Debbie and Wayne Macomber, the Kitsap Regional Library Foundation is closer to their fundraising goal for the replacement of the aging library in Silverdale.

Washington Youth Academy’s Tod Hall named National Teacher of the Year

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 10:58AM

Hall to be honored at National Guard Youth Foundation ChalleNGe Champions Recognition Event in Washington D.C.

Central Kitsap sophomores work as pages for Senate

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 10:15AM

OLYMPIA — Two Central Kitsap High School students, Elise Carlson and Hailey Junt, spent a week working as pages for the Washington State Senate at the Capitol in Olympia.

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