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Art in the Woods tour | Kitsap Week

  • Nov 2, 2012 at 7:00AM

Annual self-guided tour gives residents a rare look at artists’ places of creation and inspiration

23rd District: Appleton wins fifth term as Position 1 state representative

  • Nov 6, 2012 at 2:00PM updated at 8:35PM

Earlier on Election Day, Sherry Appleton said that no matter what happened in the race for 23rd District state representative, Position 1, she’s appreciated the support she's received during her four terms in office. "I've been very lucky," she said Tuesday before the final ballots were counted. "I've had a very loyal constituency. It's always been my pleasure to represent them." She will have the opportunity to continue representing those she's felt so lucky to serve since 2004.

County Commission: Gelder leading 55-44 percent in District 1

  • Nov 6, 2012 at 4:00PM updated at 8:20PM

County Commissioner Rob Gelder, D-District 1, was on his way to a full term Tuesday, leading with 39,448 votes to Republican Chris Tibbs’ 31,883 as of 8:10 p.m. Earlier in the day, in a break in a meeting on housing, Gelder was hopeful of winning a four-year term.

Superior Court: Forbes elected judge; will be court's youngest jurist

  • Nov 6, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Nov 8, 2012 at 10:27AM

Jennifer Forbes, an active judge pro tem and former deputy prosecutor, was elected Tuesday to the Kitsap County Superior Court, Department 7. Forbes, 41, will be the youngest judge in Kitsap County Superior Court and will succeed Judge M. Karlynn Haberly, who is retiring as the court’s longest-serving judge. Forbes is a lawyer with McGavick Graves, and is a judge pro tem in Bremerton, Bainbridge Island, Gig Harbor, and Kitsap County courts.

County Commission: Garrido leads 52-47 percent in District 2

  • Nov 10, 2012 at 5:00PM

Linda Simpson said she got some good feedback as she campaigned for County Commission, District 2. But her favorite was in Hansville, when an older gentleman asked her if her birthday was on the Fourth of July because “you’re just a firecracker.” “We chatted for a bit. He said, ‘I swore I’d never vote for a Republican, but you put a chink in my armor,’” Simpson recalled.

Other races: Rolfes wins state Senate term; DelBene, Kilmer lead for Congress

  • Nov 6, 2012 at 9:07PM

State Sen. Christine Rolfes, appointed last year to complete the term vacated by Phil Rockefeller, won a four-year term Tuesday.

Baubles, boots and bags: Soroptimists fundraiser | Kitsap Week

  • Nov 9, 2012 at 7:00AM

Donated treasures will benefit Kitsap women, Nov. 17, at Poulsbo Library.

Grays Harbor man sentenced for selling hallucinogenic mushrooms | U.S. District Court

  • Nov 10, 2012 at 11:15AM

“Pied Piper”figure coordinated sales of hundreds of pounds of hallucinogenic mushrooms.

WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates

  • Nov 10, 2012 at 11:52AM

The WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates have been posted for next week. You will find all of our construction and maintenance projects

Lakewood man sentenced 15 years for gun and drug crimes | U.S. District Court

  • Nov 10, 2012 at 11:00AM updated Nov 12, 2012 at 1:36AM

Defendant arrested as part of White Center “Hot Spot” initiative

American ingenuity will create jobs and economic growth | Don Brunell

  • Nov 10, 2012 at 12:04PM

Before the campaign promises of more jobs and renewed prosperity fade away, elected officials need to understand that those promises must be kept.

Search underway for snowboarders lost on Mount Rainier

  • Nov 12, 2012 at 1:20PM

At 4:30 pm on Sunday, Nov. 11, two snowboarders, ages 20 and 21, called 911 to report that they had become lost in a winter storm while descending from Camp Muir in Mount Rainier National Park.

Searchers at Mount Rainier National Park for two missing snowboarders | Update

  • Nov 13, 2012 at 10:05AM

Searchers at Mount Rainier National Park were not able to locate two missing snowboarders today before night and poor weather drove them off the mountain.

Missing snowboarders found alive | Mount Rainier National Park

  • Nov 13, 2012 at 1:15PM

At approximately 11 a.m. today, Nov. 13, searchers at Mount Rainier National Park found the two snowboarders alive.

Kitsap goes nuts for the Nutcracker | Kitsap Week

  • Nov 16, 2012 at 7:00AM

Four productions of the holiday classic scheduled in Central and North Kitsap.

Trucker convicted of conspiracy to distribute marijuana | U.S. District Court

  • Nov 24, 2012 at 6:06PM

Drove thousands of pounds of BC bud into the U.S. in hidden compartment of semi-truck

Blessed with Thanksgiving leftover dilemma | Living with Gleigh

  • Nov 25, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 3:22PM

If you cooked Thanksgiving dinner at home, you are now faced with a dilemma – how do you fit all of that food back into the fridge?

Two men sentenced for trafficking firearms | U.S. District Court

  • Nov 25, 2012 at 12:34PM

Sold multiple stolen guns to person working with law enforcement

Seabeck’s 1800s holiday | Kitsap Week

  • Nov 30, 2012 at 7:00AM

Forget Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Turn off the television. Put away that iPod, iPhone and the video games. For just a few hours, try not to think about what needs to be done before Santa arrives and the relatives show up at the front door on Christmas Day. Take a break and travel back more than 150 years to a time when holiday celebrations were pure and simple.

The coming week at the King County Council | Dec. 3-7

  • Dec 2, 2012 at 12:00PM updated Dec 3, 2012 at 8:59AM

A motion adopting the 2012 King County Strategic Climate Action Plan (Substitute Motion 2012-0248.2).

Man sentenced to eight year for meth distribution

  • Dec 2, 2012 at 1:11PM

A 35-year-old Yakima, Washington resident was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Seattle to eight years in prison and five

For the joy of it | Kitsap Week

  • Dec 7, 2012 at 7:00AM

Visitors are awestruck by Dwight Shappell’s miniature French village at Bloedel Reserve.

State’s presidential electors to meet Dec. 17 in Olympia

  • Dec 9, 2012 at 4:25PM

The 12 members of Washington’s Electoral College will gather in Olympia on Dec. 17 to cast their votes for the Democratic ticket of President Barack Obama and Vice President Joseph Biden.

'A part of history’ | Kitsap Week

  • Dec 14, 2012 at 7:00AM

The Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe’s Heronswood Gardens hosts weddings for same-gender couples as Referendum 74 takes effect.

This Living Hand – poem by John Keats | Poets.org

  • Dec 16, 2012 at 5:26PM

This living hand, now warm and capable Of earnest grasping, would, if it were cold

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