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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

Just say no to drugs, alcohol ... caffeine?

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

Klahowya Secondary School senior Kristina Snow is already a seasoned barista, mixing up drinks Thursday morning at Klahowya’s coffee and espresso stand. She presses some crushed coffee beans into her espresso machine, flips a button and fills a white carboard cup with a couple shots for fellow senior Mark Carpentier.

Kitsap Humane Society horses ready for new homes Kitsap Humane Society horses ready for new homes

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

For the past three months, Kitsap Humane Society staff and volunteers dedicated long hours to feeding and caring for nine malnourished horses.

Family fun for everyone

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

t CK Family Night scheduled for April 17.

CKSD: Come see the sausage get made CKSD: Come see the sausage get made

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

t Public budget meeting set for April 16.

Local man killed in Brownsville Highway crash

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

A 66-year-old Poulsbo man was declared dead at the scene of a single vehicle collision Monday, April 7, on Brownsville Highway NE in the Central Kitsap area.

Weekend burglaries put west county residents on alert Weekend burglaries put west county residents on alert

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

A series of residential and outbuilding burglaries, or attempted burglaries, in the west central area of the county are under investigation by Kitsap County Sheriff’s detectives.

New ‘destination’ for Imagination teams

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

t Two unsure of funding.

BIRTHS AT NAVAL HOSPITAL BREMERTON

  • Apr 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:18AM

BIRTHS AT NAVAL HOSPITAL BREMERTON

CKFR REPORT

  • Apr 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:18AM

A homeowner awoke late Thursday to find her two-story home filled with smoke. The homeowner lowered one child out of a second-story bedroom window before jumping to safety herself. Once outside, she ran to two other children’s first floor bedroom window and was able to pull them out safely.

Rollin’ with Bremerton’s busman

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:18AM

Jon Pearson is one of those retired guys who makes every non-retired person look like they’re not doing enough. After a career with Overall Laundry Service, he jumped on board a bus for the Bremerton School District and 10 years later he’s still behind the wheel.

Klahowya grad named rodeo queen

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:18AM

As a little girl, Katy Schwab donned pink cowboy boots and waved to the rodeo queens as they passed by at the Kitsap County Fair & Stampede.

AMI, OB/GYN Associates to face off in food drive

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:18AM

Cue the Monday Night Football music and break out the crazy exploding graphics — two local medical firms are ready for a showdown.

The great search for a bargain

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:18AM

Thousands will wait in line and swarm the Kitsap County Fairgrounds Pavilion Saturday.

Walking to eradicate an ‘everybody disease’

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:18AM

It didn’t much matter why anyone came out to Klahowya Secondary School on Saturday; all that really mattered was that they were there.

Improperly disposed of cigarettes start house fire

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:18AM

Fifteen units from Central Kitsap Fire & Rescue responded to a fire at a home on Dolly Varden Road in the Lake Symington area just after 8:30 a.m. April 9. No one was injured in the blaze that displaced three adults.

POLICE LOG

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:18AM

A Silverdale Cinemas custodian called police at 5 a.m. March 30 to report damage to the men’s restroom as well as a person still inside the movie theater.

POLICE LOG

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 9:17AM

A Silverdale Cinemas custodian called police at 5 a.m. March 30 to report damage to the men’s restroom as well as a person still inside the movie theater.

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