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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.

POLICE LOG

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

Drunk teens

All gave some, some gave all

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:08AM

One hundred and forty years after Memorial Day was officially proclaimed during the Civil War, Bremerton’s Miller-Woodlawn Funeral Home and Memorial Park on Kitsap Way will be the site of a weekend-long remembrance beginning May 25.

CKHS band surprises outgoing principal with parade

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:08AM

Good luck topping the send-off Central Kitsap High School Principal John Cervinsky got from the folks at his office.

Superintendent ‘proud’ of CKSD budget plans

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:08AM

It should be no secret at this point that the Central Kitsap School District isn’t exactly sitting pretty in terms of its budget forecast for the next few years. But the message from Superintendent Greg Lynch at Wednesday night’s school board meeting rang clear: Things could be a lot worse.

Concerned about beach bacteria? State wants to know

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:08AM

Concerned about the water quality at a local beach? Want to know which beaches state and local health agencies are looking after? Think some of those beaches ought to be ignored?

PONYING UP THE PRIZE

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:08AM

OC breaks ground on humanities, student services building

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:08AM

Olympic College recently took another step toward enhancing the educational experience of its students and staff.

Hard-working moms get the works

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:07AM

A group of 20 mothers of children with developmental disabilities enjoyed a one-day getaway Wednesday from the daily challenges of providing for a child with special needs, receiving a day of pampering and relaxation at “Celebrating Moms” day.

Local students showcase talents

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:07AM

Despite the best efforts by Kitsap County staff to generate interest in an essay and poster contest celebrating county government, only one essay and four poster entries were received.

POLICE LOG

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:07AM

Mail truck on the attack

Kitsap plans to establish public defender office

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:07AM

Kitsap County has received the go-ahead to establish its own public defender’s office, with funding approved to create a single position that will determine the balance between in-house and contracted services.

‘Let’s build something together’

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:07AM

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