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Flotilla protests Rich Passage fish pens

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — Opponents to fish farming protested Sept. 16 in Rich Passage, the site of pens of non-native Atlantic salmon farmed by Cooke Aquaculture.… Continue reading


Domestic concerns dominate Kilmer’s town hall meeting

POULSBO — Issues close to home — health care, jobs, climate and the economy — were among the major interests of some 80 people who… Continue reading


Last WWII minesweeper built on Bainbridge Island

Editor’s note: This story is part of a 12-month series, Kitsap Goes to War, which explores how World War II affected Kitsap County and its… Continue reading


Newsletter offers a window into 1940s island life

Along with the contracts to build minesweepers in 1943 came money to publish a professionally written and photographed newsletter. Aptly named “The Minesweeper,” it was… Continue reading

Minesweepers of steel: Kitsap’s other shipyard

Forgotten today, the Winslow Marine Railway and Ship Building Company was Kitsap’s other major World War II shipyard.

First year for ‘MS Walk: Poulsbo’ a success

March brings out about 300 walkers, brings in some $35,000

Congressman Kilmer town hall attracts nearly a thousand

BREMERTON — Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Bremerton, held a mid-week town hall meeting Feb. 22 at the Admiral Theatre in downtown Bremerton. As recent congressional town… Continue reading