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School district looks to upgrade crumbling facilities

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Central Kitsap High School, Cottonwood Elementary School and many other schools in the Central Kitsap School District have already reached or exceeded their life expectancies."

Cuts in ferry service to begin in June

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Ferry commuters will feel the first crunch of Initiative 695 on their cross-sound trips when the boats start operating on June 27, 2000."

Strongest support for cityhood came from Ridgetop

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Incorporation drew little support along Silverdale Way, but Ridgetop residents were rabidly behind cityhood, according to voting statistics released by the Kitsap County Auditor's Office."

Yes outnumbers no by just 23 votes in incorporation election

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Even though the pro-incorporation margin narrowed in the Silverdale incorporation election, county elections officials still expect that Tuesday's cityhood results to stand."

Two declare candidacy for city council

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Although Silverdale voters haven't officially approved incorporation yet, at least two local residents have already announced their candidacies for seats on the new city council."

What effect will I-695 have on the the new city?

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

Most incorporation backers don't think Initiative 695 will have a big impact on the new city of Silverdale.

So what's next?

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

Here's what happens next as Silverdale wanders down the path toward incorporation.

Several already considering city council runs

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Several leaders of the incorporation movement were so confident on election night, they were already discussing the possibility of running for Silverdale's first city council."

County officials say they're ready to work with new city

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Although they spent most of the year campaigning against incorporation, three top county officials sounded conciliatory notes as pro-cityhood votes roled in Tuesday."

Silverdale's looking like a city

  • Nov 3, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"By the slimmest of margins, the proposal to incorporate Silverdale appears headed for approval."

Could Clipper join ferry fleet?

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

"A committee of elected officials, community members and litigants met Thursday to consider ways to get fast ferries floating again."

Silveredale incorporation vote down to the wire

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

About half of the absentee ballots distributed in Silverdale have already been returned to the Kitsap County Auditor's Office.

Cityhood leaders fear annexation by Bremerton

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

One of the issues that has been driving the incorporation debate has been a fear on the part of some that Bremerton might eventually attempt to annex Silverdale.

Law enforcement is a key issue in cityhood debate

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

"Although Sheriff Steve Boyer says as many as 10 deputies are assigned to the Silverdale area, folks are still unhappy with the level of law enforcement here."

Survey finds support for incorporation

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

A poll commissioned by the Central Kitsap Reporter recently found 46 percent of likely voters in the Nov. 2 incorporation election support cityhood – and 34 percent of probably voters haven't made up their minds yet.

County Human Rights Council gets asked out of regional coalition

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

The Northwest Coalition Against Malicious Harassment has declined to add the Kitsap County Council on Human Rights to its membership list.

Commissioners delay vote on adult business ordinance

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

Those against pornography and adult entertainment industry workers will have to wait one more week for commissioners to decide whether a proposed adult entertainment ordinance for Kitsap County should become law.

What is the Tyee's problem?

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

Age is one of the reasons a Bremerton ferry often finds itself in the shop.

"Proving hate crimes means proving motivation, officials say"

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

"Law enforcement officials this week said that Kitsap County hasn't seen a big increase in hate crimes lately, but thent to some disturbing anecdotes as signs that such incidents do occur."

CKSD enrollment rebounds

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

"As expected, Central Kitsap School District enrollment increased in October."

Seabeck oyster shucking plant gets county's OK

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

"Lawyers dove into a semantic soup Monday, debating whether a proposed oyster shucking plant in Seabeck is water-related, water-oriented or water-dependent."

$2 million grant will send students underwater

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

Central Kitsap School District students will get some additional tools to help advance their education in science after the district received a generous grant recently.

Incorporation opponents fear low voter turnout

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

"Approval of Silverdale incorporation could turn on a single vote, and proponents and opponents alike guess that vote will be in favor of cityhood."

1999 will be a banner year for Silverdale

  • Oct 9, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

"Central Kitsap is going to get a touch more beautiful, thanks to the Central Kitsap Community Council."

Shucking plant at center of controversy in Seabeck

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:41AM

"After a decade of planning, Jim Hayes thought he had all of his ducks in a row. His application to build an oyster shucking plant on Hood Canal was approved by the Kitsap County hearing examiner Aug. 3."

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