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Kitsap County’s Law Day draws local political leaders

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:12AM

Kitsap County commemorated its 40th annual Law Day on Friday, with an address by John McKay, one of the eight former U.S. attorneys fired by former U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales in 2006 for reasons McKay says were political.

POLICE LOG

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:12AM

These two deserve each other

John Chittenden Memorial Scholarship recipients named

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:12AM

The Kitsap County Fair Advisory Board recently announced the 2008 recipients of the John Chittenden Memorial Scholarships.

Two for the history books Two for the history books

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:11AM

For some students, it’s hard enough just to stay awake during history class. For Klahowya Secondary School freshmen Ruthie Hawley and Emily Kreifels, it’s a subject that’s had them losing sleep this school year.

Mathis Guild, Miss Kitsap unite for Harrison Mathis Guild, Miss Kitsap unite for Harrison

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:11AM

Samantha Przybylek has made rounds up, down and all around Kitsap County since earning the title of Miss Kitsap 2008 on March 29 at the Miss Poulsbo/Miss Kitsap Scholarship Pageant.

Mathis Guild, Miss Kitsap unite for Harrison Mathis Guild, Miss Kitsap unite for Harrison

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:11AM

Samantha Przybylek has made rounds up, down and all around Kitsap County since earning the title of Miss Kitsap 2008 on March 29 at the Miss Poulsbo/Miss Kitsap Scholarship Pageant.

Heath district hopes to kick in new septic regulations by July 1

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:11AM

The more than 60,000 owners of septic, or on-site sewage systems in Kitsap County will soon be under greater scrutiny from the Kitsap County Health District to have their systems inspected — not that that scrutiny will amount to very much.

Seabeck Elementary not in the plan?

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:11AM

The Seabeck group that’s been leading a campaign to buy the former Seabeck Elementary School site from the Central Kitsap School District may soon have another plan altogether.

Saving lives, one smoke alarm at a time

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:11AM

Abram Rasband received a pleasant surprise at his front door Tuesday afternoon.

Saving lives, one smoke alarm at a time

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:11AM

Abram Rasband received a pleasant surprise at his front door Tuesday afternoon.

NASCAR hot topic at forum NASCAR hot topic at forum

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:11AM

The Kitsap County Conservation Voters hosted its annual county commissioner’s forum Wednesday night, putting forth a series of questions addressing energy, parks, growth and a host of other related issues.

POLICE LOG

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:10AM

A work crew from the Washington State Department of Corrections was clearing brush on Department of Natural Resources land on Gross Road in Seabeck on April 28 when an inmate discovered three garbage bags full of marijuana plants next to the road. The inmate said he poked his finger through one of the bags and smelled marijuana. He immediately reported it to his supervisor. A sheriff's deputy was called and opened the bags to find nine medium-size (2 feet to 3 feet tall) marijuana plants still planted in the soil, but without the pots. The bags also contained empty bags of potting soil, several cans, beer bottles, plastic drink containers, latex gloves, waded up duct tape and a section of electrical wire. The marijuana plants and plastic drink containers were booked into evidence.

Rhodes promoted to senior editor of Kitsap News Group

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:10AM

Sound Publishing Vice President Lori Maxim announced earlier this week that Jeff Rhodes, editor of the Port Orchard Independent, has been promoted to senior editor of the Kitsap News Group (KNG), a division of Sound Publishing.

Hitting the high notes with a local guitar guru

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:10AM

Community Spotlight

Hitting the high notes with a local guitar guru

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:10AM

For Mike Karnes, playing guitar is a full-time job — no, seriously. The guitar teacher, who works out of Silverdale and Port Orchard, has been playing for some 43 years and passing off his wisdom for 36.

Students play hooky for day on the farm

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:10AM

Attendees at this year’s annual Corey’s Day on the Farm event had just about everything going their way. Kids rode horses and ponies, practiced roping calves, jumped in covered wagons for hay rides and generally let loose on a day they’d normally be in school.

Students play hooky for day on the farm

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:09AM

Attendees at this year’s annual Corey’s Day on the Farm event had just about everything going their way. Kids rode horses and ponies, practiced roping calves, jumped in covered wagons for hay rides and generally let loose on a day they’d normally be in school.

Health, safety and pancakes CKFR kicks off National EMS Week with pancake breakfast.

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:09AM

Families will get an up-close look at Central Kitsap Fire & Rescue’s fire engines and medic units at Sunday’s free open house and pancake breakfast.

Wrong place, wrong time for CK School District bus Car hits busload of students, one minor injury reported.

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:09AM

A 1999 Blue Bird school bus full of Central Kitsap Junior High School students was hit by a car Friday afternoon at the intersection of Silverdale Way and Chico Way.

Kingston attorney throws in bid for Superior Court judge seat

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:09AM

The contest to replace retiring Kitsap County Superior Court Judge Leonard Costello now has three candidates, guaranteeing one will be eliminated in the nonpartisan August primary and the top two vote-getters will face each other in November.

Fire displaces Nellita family

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:09AM

Central Kitsap Fire & Rescue firefighters work to extinguish a fire that erupted in a three-story home on Nellita Road on Mother’s Day.

Linder Foundation: That’s how we roll

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:09AM

Pack up your bowling ball, slick shoes and encyclopedic knowledge of quotes from “The Big Lebowski” and “Kingpin” — the Linder Foundation’s annual “Paul’s Bowl” event is coming to Silverdale May 16.

Put your mouth where CKSD’s money is

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:09AM

It’s not as if the Central Kitsap School District’s budget planning process is drawing much interest from parents or community members, but that isn’t stopping the cogs from turning.

Letter carriers collect 134,000 pounds of food

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:08AM

Letter carriers and local post offices collected about 134,000 pounds of non-perishable food items from residents Saturday, May 10, which will be distributed to Kitsap County food banks.

Syttende Mai, Bremerton style Local lodge set to mark Norwegian Independence Day.

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:08AM

More than 70 years of tradition will continue on May 18 as Bremerton’s Sons of Norway Oslo Lodge celebrates Syttende Mai, joining the thousands of other Norwegians across not only the Northwest, but the world.

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