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WSP BRIEFS

  • Apr 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:21AM

Washington State Patrol troopers arrested a 23-year-old Bremerton man Sunday, March 30 after he failed to appear on three prior DUI charges.

Showing cookie support

  • Apr 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:21AM

Selling purple to the people

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:21AM

t Uphill battle could loom for Water District.

County to address residents’ flood cleanup woes

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:21AM

Peter Grahn isn’t like many flood victims in Kitsap County. He didn’t spend hours on end sandbagging to divert flood waters from his property. He didn’t watch mudslides wash away his house. In fact, he didn’t even suffer any lost value on his home or property.

CKSD moves last day of school to June 20

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:21AM

Central Kitsap School District students will soon have to reap the harvest of the two free snow days they received Jan. 8 and 29. CKSD has pushed back the last day of school two days to Friday, June 20.

Lace up those tennis shoes

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:21AM

t Walk MS overtakes Klahowya

POLICE LOG

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:21AM

A deputy watched a white BMW turn out of the East Bremerton Safeway parking lot onto State Highway 303 and travel northbound in southbound lanes of traffic at about 10 p.m. April 2. He stopped the car and the 16-year-old Poulsbo driver did not have a driver’s license.

Series of ferry meetings wrap in Bremerton

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:21AM

A series of eight advisory meetings sponsored by the Washington State Ferry system wrapped up this week with local gatherings in Bremerton and Vashon Island.

CKFR REPORT

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:21AM

Several people called 911 at about 8:12 a.m. April 3 to report a tanning salon on McWilliams Road in Bremerton had smoke coming from its roof.

Washington selected to fill Flynn’s shoes

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:21AM

The Kitsap County commissioners unanimously appointed Walter E. Washington on Wednesday to replace Karen Flynn, who retired as county auditor this week.

Local five-and-dime closing up shop

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:21AM

t Six Star in East Bremerton will close in May after 21 years.

Getting back to work

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:20AM

The staffers at Kitsap Applied Technologies (KAT) are all gunning for better jobs — their boss knows that and he’s fine with it. As a matter of fact, he’d be ecstatic if they could all get new jobs.

New septic regulations could affect home sellers

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:20AM

Homeowners planning to sell later this year may want to mark Sept. 1 on their calendars — that’s the date new on-site sewage regulations could affect their ability to sell their homes.

Silverdale ministry’s auction to help Romanian children

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:20AM

Many Romanian families live in homes with dirt floors and have no running water or electricity. They are often forced to choose between buying wood to heat their homes to keep from freezing to death or buying food to keep from starving to death.

Tahuya, Green Mountain state parks get silent treatment

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:20AM

The days of noisy off-road vehicles shattering the silence in Tahuya and Green Mountain state parks may be a thing of the past, thanks to a recently won grant by the Washington State Department of Natural Resources.

A MOUNTAIN OF BLUE

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:20AM

Deputies gear up to wait tables

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:20AM

Kitsap County Sheriff’s deputies will once again don aprons and take meal orders this Saturday as part of a nationwide law enforcement fund-raising effort to generate money for Special Olympics.

Young family displaced after fire destroys home

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:20AM

A young family of four was displaced from their Levin Road home in Poulsbo shortly after 2:30 p.m. Saturday, April 5. Neighbors spotted flames coming from the home and called 911.

POLICE LOG

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:20AM

A deputy responded to a report of a verbal dispute and possible assault at Best Buy in Silverdale at about 8 p.m. April 4. The store manager said the problem started when one of his employees was contacted by a customer needing some assistance. The employee called for a store associate to assist the customer but after a few minutes the customer began swearing at him, demanding service. The store manager asked him to step outside.

NEWS BRIEFS

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:20AM

Beginning Italian class, a nine-week course, is April 14-June 16, 5:30-7 p.m., held at Fairview Junior High School. Cost is $75 plus the textbook available in class for $21. Register in class on April 14. Taught by native Italian Imma Keith. For more information, call (360) 692-0922.

Editor’s Challenge tops $5,200 mark

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:20AM

The Editor’s Challenge, to raise money for the Stevenson quintuplets for the family to finish their home, has topped the $5,200 mark.

Westsound Bank reaches agreement with feds

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:19AM

WSB Financial Group recently reported that Westsound Bank, its sole operating subsidiary, has signed an agreement with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and the Washington Department of Finance to enter into a cease and desist order which primarily addresses the bank’s past lending practices and the company is implementing a comprehensive plan to achieve full compliance.

Potential SKIA annexation brings Angel, Brown head-to-head

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:19AM

Discussions about the possible annexation of the South Kitsap Industrial Area caused a tiff between South Kitsap Commissioner Jan Angel and Central Kitsap Commissioner Josh Brown this week when Angel accused Brown of misrepresenting the county’s position in discussions with third parties.

Women getting their hands dirty for special cause

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:19AM

The Kitsap County Chapter of Habitat for Humanity began a special project this week, constructing a two-bedroom home using an all-female volunteer work force.

The Hidden Treasures of Kitsap County

  • Apr 8, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:19AM

This short video takes you into some of the wooded areas of Kitsap County. You will see a 600-year-old Douglas Fir tree and some historical areas within the county. Along with the live footage you will see a slide show of just a small amount of hidden treasures found while exploring the woods. By Jesse Beals

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