Kitsap County

Kitsap records small declines in unemployment claims the past 2 weeks

Initial claims fell for a second-consecutive week in Kitsap County after a small spike in weeks prior and declined slightly statewide as well, the latest… Continue reading

 

Inslee, Department of Health issue new orders in response to COVID-19 surge

As the number of positive COVID-19 cases continues to rise in Washington, Gov. Jay Inslee and the state Department of Health have issued a number… Continue reading

 

Stage 1 burn ban goes into effect tomorrow morning

Ban will remain in place until further notice

KPHD: 22 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Kitsap since yesterday

311 infections confirmed in July, marking more cases this month than all other months combined.

Nathan Adrian joined the Kitsap Athletic Roundtable in July for a talk on swimming in the Olympics, battling cancer, and growing up in Kitsap. (Kitsap Athletic Roundtable video screengrab)

Nathan Adrian talks Olympics, cancer and training during COVID-19 in Kitsap Athletic Roundtable chat

Every year Kitsap County sends a significant number of swimmers to state. The area is in a renaissance period. The Bainbridge boys won three consecutive… Continue reading

Nathan Adrian joined the Kitsap Athletic Roundtable in July for a talk on swimming in the Olympics, battling cancer, and growing up in Kitsap. (Kitsap Athletic Roundtable video screengrab)

KPHD confirms fourth COVID-19 related death in Kitsap

Positive test rate has increased to just under 3 percent

67 active cases of COVID-19 reported in Kitsap by health district

Positive test rate has recently increased to just over 2.5 percent

Initial unemployment claims see resurgence in early July

Initial unemployment claims continued somewhat of a resurgence for the week of July 5 through July 11, the most recent week for which data is… Continue reading

State returns Phase 3 application to Kitsap, six other counties

All counties that had pending applications to move on to the next phase of Gov. Jay Inslee’s “Safe Start” reopening plan will likely have to… Continue reading

Kitsap Pride to hold drive-thru celebration Saturday

Celebration takes place noon-2 p.m. at Pendergast Park in Bremerton

Study: schools may be able to safely reopen with measures in place

Schools are not islands — that’s the conclusion scientists at the Bellevue-based Institute for Modeling Disease came to in a recently released study of the… Continue reading

Health District adds a third COVID-19 death in Kitsap County

CDC confirmed adult Kitsap resident with underlying health conditions died in March

Shore Friendly event encourages shoreline bulkhead removal

Shore Friendly Kitsap is offering a free event next weekend, July 24 and 25, for shoreline property owners in Kitsap County to get a site… Continue reading

Health district: 37 active cases of COVID-19 in Kitsap County

315 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 throughout the county

KEDA partners with county for small business grant program

Kitsap County has committed $880,000 for small business assistance using federal CARES funding

Primary ballots to be mailed out Friday

Check your mailboxes and check them often because the ballots for the Aug. 4 primary election will be mailed to voters in Kitsap County by… Continue reading

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