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Locals say VCB went too far

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

Local marketers and advertising professionals think the Kitsap Peninsula Visitors and Convention Bureau went too far away to find consultants for its new marketing campaign.

Convicts test Department of Health's honor system

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

"Background checks on health care professionals take too long and are too costly, the state Department of Health says."

Commissioners OK raises for top employees

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

"In a rare display of public disagreement, two commissioners voted to approve pay raises for three top Kitsap County managers."

Cencom is 'out of room'

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

"The building that houses Cencom wouldn't stand up under the pressure of a 7.5 magnitude earthquake, officials say."

CKHS will get a facelift

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

"A project that could cost as much as $1.5 million will make Central Kitsap High School safer, school officials say."

Welfare to work isn't an easy step

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

A report by a welfare reform coalition shows that DSHS can be one of the biggest obstacles for Kitsap families trying to get off welfare.

No money for weekend foot ferries in state budget

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

The Washington State Ferry system will focus on commuter runs this summer.

Report says CPS workload leaves kids neglected

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

"As Child Protective Services struggles against a drain of skilled social workers and an overwhelming workload, children chronically neglected in their homes are also being neglected by the state."

EDC chief resigns

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

"Warren Olson, the director of the Kitsap Economic Development, resigned last week to spend more time with his family."

"Finally, the state has a budget"

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

Area legislators said last week that the new state budget can keep ferries running without a fare increase.

OHS students get a 'wake-up call'

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

"Students at Olympic High School were scared sober by a mock DUI crash Friday, April 21."

County launches new salmon committee

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

"For more information or to apply for the East Kitsap Salmon Habitat Restoration Committee, contact Jan Koske at (360) 337-4650."

It's official: fast ferries to return May 1

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

The Snohomish and Chinook passenger ferries got formal approval to return to top speed late last week.

Hate crimes down in Kitsap

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:55AM

"Hate crimes reported in Kitsap County dropped nearly 60 percent last year, from 17 in 1998 to seven in 1999."

Almost ready for lift-off

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:54AM

"After three years of planning and hard work, Central Kitsap Junior High eighth and ninth graders are almost ready to roll out their first student-built airplane - albeit minus an engine."

Seeking middle ground for Old Mill site

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:54AM

Parking was the cause of the most contention at an April 13 meeting on th future of the Old Mill site.

Under the houses and through the woods: pet detective finds lost pets

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:54AM

"Melody Pugh is no Ace Ventura, but she's the person to turn to if you lose your puppy or kitty."

Silver Ridge student diagnosed with TB

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:54AM

"Diagnosis called not a scary thing, but staff and students undergo tests."

No changes to elementary band program

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:54AM

The Central Kitsap School Board decided Thursday that the district's elementary band program isn't broken and shouldn't be fixed.

Freeholders to be elected by district

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:54AM

Citizens who would write the rules of a new county government will be elected within the framework of the old one.

CKHS is on list of top AP schools

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:54AM

"When Newsweek magazine released a list of top schools for advanced placement tests recently, Central Kitsap High School was on it."

Former transit attorney will pay his debt

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:54AM

Former Kitsap Transit counsel Richard Stocking is scheduled to begin repaying the money he owes the agency next week.

Deputy pleads innocent to sexual assault charges

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:54AM

"After weeks of delay, the Pierce County Prosecutor's office Tuesday charged Kitsap County Deputy Sheriff Gary Farvour with two counts of assault with sexual motivation."

Kitsap Transit gets approval to seek funds for passenger ferries

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:54AM

The board of directors of Kitsap Transit passed a resolution this week to begin the process of purchasing small foot ferries.

Those with post office boxes should expect a visit

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:54AM

"Census forms arrived in area homes recently, but not in area post office boxes."

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