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2014-02-12 16:22:33

POULSBO, Wash., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pope Resources (Nasdaq:POPE) announced a $4.6 million conservation land sale to Forterra that is comprised of 535 acres of forestland and 1.5 miles of shoreline along Port Gamble Bay and State Route 104 in northern Kitsap County, Washington. The sale represents a significant milestone for the 6,700-acre conservation goal of the Kitsap Forest & Bay Project, a long-term coordinated effort between Pope Resources, the Suquamish and Port...

2009-10-01 13:40:29

A Washington state woman was arrested for refusing to leave a store that she claimed sold her a warm soda, authorities said. The Kitsap County Sheriff's Office said the 49-year-old woman purchased a soda from Handy Andy's Market in Bremerton Tuesday afternoon and immediately complained after opening the drink that it was warm, The Kitsap Sun of Bremerton reported Thursday. The woman told deputies the 61-year-old owner gave her permission to get a replacement soda while the owner said he told...

2009-07-09 08:16:00

CINCINNATI, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Charles D. Horton III, who is credited with fueling the growth of kitsapsun.com, has been named the president and publisher of the Kitsap Sun. Horton, 34, joined the Sun in 2004 as circulation director. He later became director of audience development and most recently has served as director of advertising and interactive operations. During his tenure at the Kitsap Sun, the circulation department experienced a significant transformation while increasing...

2009-05-21 13:24:27

Authorities in Washington state said a man accused of being drunk behind the wheel was found asleep in a drive-through lane with a beer in his cup holder. A Kitsap County Sheriff's Office report said deputies were called to a Wendy's fast food restaurant in Silverdale about 2:30 a.m. Wednesday by witnesses who said a car had been stopped in the closed drive-through lane for about 30 minutes, the Kitsap Sun reported Thursday. The deputies found the 21-year-old man passed out and drool (was)...


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