Mark Krulish

COVID-19 still looms despite relaxing restrictions in Washington

It may feel like the COVID-19 pandemic has subsided in Kitsap with all counties in the West Sound area now into Phase 2 of the… Continue reading

Unemployment claims continue to decline statewide

Both the initial and total unemployment claims continued its fall during the week of May 24 to May 30, the most recent week that has… Continue reading

County health officials talk Phase 3 application

After a successful application moved Kitsap County from Phase 1 to Phase 2 of Washington’s “Safe Start” last week, the Kitsap Board of Health discussed… Continue reading

Sports officials release COVID-19 guidance for high school athletics

A three-phase plan endorsed by the National Federation of High School Associations and its Sports Medicine Advisory Committee was released earlier this month to provide… Continue reading

State increases testing efforts at long term care facilities

The state is putting together an effort to test thousands of staffers and residents at long term care facilites over the next two weeks, and… Continue reading

Unemployment claims fall statewide as officials tout fraud prevention measures

Initial unemployment claims fell sharply both in Washington and Kitsap County during the week of May 17 through May 23, the most recent week that… Continue reading

Kitsap County releases ‘playbook’ for reopening, details four phases

The Kitsap County Emergency Operations Center released a recovery playbook earlier this week, detailing guidelines and recommendations for how to safely begin reopening businesses for… Continue reading

State gives Kitsap County the ‘OK’ to move on to Phase 2

The Washington State Department of Health has quickly approved Kitsap County’s variance application to move on to Phase 2 of the governor’s “Safe Start” plan.… Continue reading

Kitsap County looks to enter phase two of Safe Start plan

Gov. Jay Inslee announced Tuesday that more counties are now eligible to apply for a variance under an expanded criteria to move directly to phase… Continue reading

Kilmer discusses CARES Act 2.0 during telephone town hall

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer checked in with constituents Monday evening in a telephone town hall where he discussed updates on the federal government’s response to… Continue reading

U.S. Rep. Kilmer discusses CARES Act 2.0 and other relief in Monday town hall

U.S. Representative Derek Kilmer checked in with constituents Monday evening in a telephone town hall where he discussed updates on the federal government’s response to… Continue reading

Kitsap health officials: No early reopening for Kitsap

While there have only been a handful of new positive cases of the disease in recent weeks, the county does not yet meet the criteria… Continue reading

Washington is making progress, but state officials urge residents to not let their guard down

Washington officials are cautiously optimistic about the flattening of the curve of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, but are also asking residents to continue… Continue reading

Congressman Kilmer gives COVID-19 update during telephone town hall

The Bainbridge Island Review site has lifted the paywall on this developing story to provide readers with critical information. To support vital reporting such as… Continue reading

North Kitsap beats Bainbridge in its first victory of the season

Looking for a boost on Monday night before beginning their Olympic League slate, the North Kitsap Vikings shut down Bainbridge Spartans with a strong defensive… Continue reading

Fair grub: Crazy Eric’s | KITSAP COUNTY FAIR

Like any good county or state fair, the Kitsap County Fair is renowned for its varied and unusual food choices. And while they may sell… Continue reading

The ballad of the bullfighter | KITSAP COUNTY FAIR

Ask a bullfighter why they go out there, night after night, and put themselves in harm’s way, and the answer might leave you unsatisfied. Not… Continue reading

BI rowers help launch first scrimmage

Liberty Bay got its first K.I.S.S. Sunday. Boats of various sizes raced around took on the 4.8-kilometer course thanks to the efforts of Poulsbo-based Kitsap… Continue reading

Vikings edge Spartans in comeback win in football season opener

POULSBO — The faces were different, but the results were the same. The North Kitsap ground game didn’t miss a beat in week one without… Continue reading

Bainbridge’s Garrett Aichele knocked in the go-ahead run against Central Kitsap

EAST BREMERTON — Scoring runs hasn’t been a problem for Central Kitsap early on this season, but the Cougars were only able to bring home… Continue reading