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Public forum reveals preservationist mood

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:53AM

Kitsap County officials used an innovative instant polling system last week to gauge public opinion on a variety of land use and environmental issues.

Senate seeks to make a better budget

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:53AM

"This year's legislative budget score: Senate 2, House 1."

"Diesel price hike costs school district $56,000"

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:53AM

Recent increase in diesel fuel cost are hitting local school districts in the wallet.

Salmon recovery efforts go on in area streams

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:53AM

Here is how salmon and habitat recovery efforts are progressing in three area watersheds.

House finally passes budget

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:53AM

"The state House of Representatives finally agreed on a budget March 22, but area Senators don't seem too excited by it."

School district now has two elementary band options

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:53AM

The Central Kitsap School District voted last week not to eliminate elementary school band classes.

Board will hear band options

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:53AM

"The Central Kitsap School Board will discuss nine options for reforming the district's elementary band programs on Wednesday, March 22."

"Schedule, waiting period all that now slow Chinook"

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:53AM

Ferry commuters may have to wait as long as 20 days for court processing before the Chinook foot ferry gets back up to speed on the Seattle-Bremerton route.

Almost a millionaire

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:53AM

A Silverdale man came within an obscure quote from the 1960s of advancing to the final rounds of the popular TV show Who Wants to be a Millionaire.

Sheriff deputy likely to be charged

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:53AM

A Kitsap County deputy sheriff has been accused of misconduct while on the job.

Attorney wants KPS to honor its lease

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:53AM

"A Silverdale attorney said this week that his clients, who own the Silverdale Way office building KPS recently vacated, would undergo extreme financial stress if KPS refuses to honor its lease."

"Chinook, Snohomish will get back up to speed"

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:53AM

A state Supreme Court ruling Thursday lifted an injunction preventing two fast foot ferries from operating at top speed.

First exhibits ready for Clear Creek Interprative Center

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:52AM

"After several years of slow-going volunteer work, the Clear Creek/Sa'qad Interpretive Center is nearly complete."

Deputies cry foul over labor practices

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:52AM

A relationship already strained by a labor contract stalemate took another turn for the worse last week when the deputy sheriffs' union formally accused Kitsap County of an unfair labor practice.

"OC's new library is 40,000 square feet of learning"

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:52AM

"After three years and nearly $8 million, college replaces facility destroyed by snow and ice."

Community Council reaches out to city supporters

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:52AM

"The Central Kitsap Community Council has invited supporters of the failed Silverdale incorporation initiative to its Tuesday, March 14 meeting in Seabeck."

Woodlands students warned about suspicious stranger

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:52AM

Two Woodlands Elementary students were confronted by a suspicious man in a gold-colored car last week.

Budget clash causes extended legislative session

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:52AM

"Unable to come to a budget consensus, the state Legislature was called into extended session Friday morning."

Environmental group targets Kitsap legislators

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:52AM

"The Washington Conservation Voters are going after several area legislators who, they claim are not committed to protecting shorelines."

One more appeal set for Seabeck gun range

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:52AM

Lloyd Harris will have to jump through at least one more hoop before he can build his gun range.

Senate passes budget with property tax break

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:52AM

The state Senate and House are headed for a budget showdown that might extend this year's legislative session past its March 9 scheduled close.

Forum on SR 303 land use set

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:52AM

"Officials with Kitsap County will host a forum on State Route 303 land use on Monday, March 6."

Ferry unions under fire in Olympia

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:52AM

Some legislators say state ferry unions have things too good.

Huff reaches across aisle for compromise

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:52AM

"Seeking to avoid having the House completely left out of the state budget process, state Rep. Tom Huff sought common ground with Democrats last week."

Kitsap reports on human rights activities

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:51AM

"Kitsap complaints to the state Human Rights Commission were down to 22 in 1999, compared to 35 in 1998."

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