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The Kitsap Sun
Booming economyready the TNT Fireworks booth benefiting All Teens Matter for business Tuesday
Booming economy
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
ready the TNT Fireworks booth benefiting All Teens Matter for business Tuesday in the former Kmart's parking lot in East Bremerton. Mary Israel, an employee of TNT Fireworks, waves to passing motorists Tuesday on Bethel Avenue in Port... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Subs for recycling stacking up at shipyardChristi passes the Manette Bridge on the way to PSNS for decommissioning this m
Subs for recycling stacking up at shipyard
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
Christi passes the Manette Bridge on the way to PSNS for decommissioning this month. LARRY STEAGALL / KITSAP SUN file BREMERTON — Los Angeles-class fast attack submarines are piling up at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard. In a recent 10-day... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Shipyard to conduct oil spill drill ThursdayBREMERTON — Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility will
Shipyard to conduct oil spill drill Thursday
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
BREMERTON — Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility will have an oil spill response training exercise Thursday. During the exercise, scheduled between 8:30 and 11 a.m., PSNS personnel will deploy oil spill response equipment... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Domestic dispute ends with man being thrown from car hoodEAST BREMERTON — A 50-year-old man was thrown from the hood of a car Saturday m
Domestic dispute ends with man being thrown from car hood
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
EAST BREMERTON — A 50-year-old man was thrown from the hood of a car Saturday morning after climbing atop it in an effort to stop his girlfriend from driving away, according to Bremerton police reports. The woman, 52, told police she feared for her... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Woman arrested for alleged knife threatBREMERTON — A Navy Yard City woman was arrested Sunday evening after she allege
Woman arrested for alleged knife threat
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
BREMERTON — A Navy Yard City woman was arrested Sunday evening after she allegedly held a knife to her boyfriend's neck. The 30-year-old woman also allegedly punched, slapped and scratched the 31-year-old boyfriend during the fight at a home on the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
SK among school districts to start voluntary lead testing of waterall Kitsap districts will be on a regular testing protocol that meets the requi
SK among school districts to start voluntary lead testing of water
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
all Kitsap districts will be on a regular testing protocol that meets the requirements of the dormant state regulation. Bremerton has conducted testing on its own "for many years" and plans to continue, spokeswoman Patty Glaser said. North... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Stennis participating in huge multinational exerciseBREMERTON — The USS John C. Stennis will participate in Rim of the Pacific, the
Stennis participating in huge multinational exercise
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
BREMERTON — The USS John C. Stennis will participate in Rim of the Pacific, the world's largest international maritime exercise, Thursday to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The Bremerton-based aircraft carrier... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Bright spot added in downtown BremertonLARRY STEAGALL / KITSAP SUN Mark Melcher, of Bremerton, paints sea life on the
Bright spot added in downtown Bremerton
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
LARRY STEAGALL / KITSAP SUN Mark Melcher, of Bremerton, paints sea life on the back wall of Peninsula Community Health Services in Bremerton during the community mural painting project Saturday. LARRY STEAGALL / KITSAP SUN Aiden Lambro, 5, puts his... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
County seeking ‘reasonable’ measures on rural growthamong other thing calls for further density, in urban areas like Silverdale par
County seeking ‘reasonable’ measures on rural growth
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
among other thing calls for further density, in urban areas like Silverdale particularly. Some cities in Kitsap, including Bremerton, have passed their plans. Others, like Bainbridge, have not. All have to be completed and approved by the state as... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking Back on June 26examinations in Portland yesterday which admitted them to the United States nav
Looking Back on June 26
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
examinations in Portland yesterday which admitted them to the United States naval service. Gunning has been sent to the Bremerton naval yard near Seattle where he will become a second-class mechanic at a salary of $45 per month. He has gone into... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Bremerton tapped to help with Belfair sewer woesNew Mason public works director has signed agreementengineer for the city of Shelton, a position he held for five years before beco
Bremerton tapped to help with Belfair sewer woesNew Mason public works director has signed agreement
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
engineer for the city of Shelton, a position he held for five years before becoming transportation manager for the city of Bremerton. He left that job after 11 months to return to Mason County, where he now oversees 90 employees. Mason County... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Child rape trial for school volunteer starts Mondaychildren while they were naked and giving one child a sex toy. No assaults wer
Child rape trial for school volunteer starts Monday
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
children while they were naked and giving one child a sex toy. No assaults were alleged to have taken place at the Bremerton schools were he volunteered — West Hills STEM Academy and Crownhill Elementary School — but a woman who moved... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Nathan Adrian heads into U.S. Olympic swimming trials healthy and chasing historyto qualify for his third Olympic Games at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials that
Nathan Adrian heads into U.S. Olympic swimming trials healthy and chasing history
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
to qualify for his third Olympic Games at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials that begin Sunday in Omaha. The 27-year-old Bremerton native got his first taste of Olympic glory at the Beijing Olympics in 2008, where he was part of the gold... Read more
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Island Packet
How ‘smart, tough’ climbers survived 2-day storm on peakit from collapsing. And they waited. On the second day, Saturday, mountain re
How ‘smart, tough’ climbers survived 2-day storm on peak
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
it from collapsing. And they waited. On the second day, Saturday, mountain rescue units from Tacoma, Seattle, Everett and Bremerton were poised to help. Rescuers thought they might get a window in the weather to reach the men by helicopter. Ellis... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Sea level to mountaintopsA Washington State Ferry heads to Bremerton with the Olympic mountain range on
Sea level to mountaintops
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
A Washington State Ferry heads to Bremerton with the Olympic mountain range on the horizon Wednesday. (Dean Rutz / The Seattle Times) Share story The opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do not reflect the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Dog with history of aggression attacks Colchester womanill with cancer, and he his her therapy dog, she said. Mozzer has owned huskie
Dog with history of aggression attacks Colchester woman
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
ill with cancer, and he his her therapy dog, she said. Mozzer has owned huskies in the past, according to Jane Ramirez of Bremerton, a husky owner who did a home check about eight years ago for a breeder in Alaska from whom Mozzer wanted to buy a... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
'Secret garden' a classroom for OCSusan Digby looks at the canopy of leaves Tuesday at the Barner Learning Landsc
'Secret garden' a classroom for OC
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Susan Digby looks at the canopy of leaves Tuesday at the Barner Learning Landscape, which is owned by Olympic College in Bremerton. The house was designed by the first female graduate of UW's architecture school. A copper beech tree is marked with... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Summer will see highway repaving across the areaof the road will be paved from the Belfair McDonald's to Sam Christopherson Ave
Summer will see highway repaving across the area
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
of the road will be paved from the Belfair McDonald's to Sam Christopherson Avenue except for a section in the middle from Bremerton National Airport to Gorst Creek. A Silverdale-area segment from Newberry Hill Road to Waaga Way will get new... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Suspect told police car chase was ‘an awesome time’BREMERTON — A suspect told police officers he had "an awesome time" while leadi
Suspect told police car chase was ‘an awesome time’
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
BREMERTON — A suspect told police officers he had "an awesome time" while leading them on a high-speed chase across Central Kitsap and Bremerton on Tuesday, according to Bremerton police. The suspect, 31-year-old Jeremy Blaine Andrus, was arrested... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Bremerton's Nathan Adrian to appear in ESPN The Magazine's Body IssueThree-time Olympic gold medalist Nathan Adrian just added one more stop on his
Bremerton's Nathan Adrian to appear in ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
Three-time Olympic gold medalist Nathan Adrian just added one more stop on his Road to Rio. The Bremerton native is slated to appear in ESPN The Magazine’s eighth-annual Body Issue. Adrian is one of 19 athletes who will pose nude for the issue,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Port Orchard council to hold hearing on car tab feesstreets and sidewalks. The council in December took the first step toward car
Port Orchard council to hold hearing on car tab fees
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
streets and sidewalks. The council in December took the first step toward car tab fees, like those charged in Bremerton and on Bainbridge Island, by forming a transportation benefit district. The district boundaries are the same as the... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Russell McInerneyCape Town, South Africa, the Philippines and Japan. The ship spent eight month
Russell McInerney
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Cape Town, South Africa, the Philippines and Japan. The ship spent eight months in the China Sea, then returned home to Bremerton, Wash. While in the service, he was the recipient of one Navy Good Conduct Medal, the China Service Medal, four Air... Read more
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The Columbian
Westneat: Each act of carnage followed by intense run on gunsthey’re hot. Stock up while you still can. “Get this AR before Hillary does!”
Westneat: Each act of carnage followed by intense run on guns
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
they’re hot. Stock up while you still can. “Get this AR before Hillary does!” reads an ad posted Wednesday by someone in Bremerton, selling a semi-automatic assault weapon for $2,000. “Comes with 19 mags, about 2700 rounds of ammo,” reads... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Police chase Tuesday night ends in arrest near OCA 31-year old man suspected of leading police on a chase in a stolen car Tuesda
Police chase Tuesday night ends in arrest near OC
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
A 31-year old man suspected of leading police on a chase in a stolen car Tuesday night through Bremerton, striking three other cars and injuring one person, was arrested near Olympic College after fighting with police and being subdued with a... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Murder defendant testifies he was a thief, not a killerfrom incarceration and was in the car when Rodgers Jones insisted on stopping n
Murder defendant testifies he was a thief, not a killer
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
from incarceration and was in the car when Rodgers Jones insisted on stopping near Barker Creek near Tracyton, between Bremerton and Silverdale. Rodgers Jones disappeared, Pry said, and later appeared with some random items. "I just wanted to... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Bremerton man injured in motorcycle crash on Highway 3SILVERDALE — A Bremerton man was injured Tuesday afternoon when his motorcycle
Bremerton man injured in motorcycle crash on Highway 3
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
SILVERDALE — A Bremerton man was injured Tuesday afternoon when his motorcycle left Highway 3 and he was ejected into the median. According to the Washington State Patrol, the 49-year-old man suffered undisclosed injuries and was transported to... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Realtor group taking another look at fast ferry issueBREMERTON — Kitsap County Association of Realtors is revisiting its stance on a
Realtor group taking another look at fast ferry issue
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
BREMERTON — Kitsap County Association of Realtors is revisiting its stance on a cross-Sound passenger-only ferry plan. In April, the group's government affairs committee came out against Kitsap Transit's proposal to run fast ferries from Bremerton,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Project will add dental chairs at Kitsap Mental healthBREMERTON — Dentists will soon join doctors in an effort provide comprehensive
Project will add dental chairs at Kitsap Mental health
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
BREMERTON — Dentists will soon join doctors in an effort provide comprehensive health care at the Kitsap Mental Health Services campus. Nonprofit Peninsula Community Health Services plans to open a four-chair dental office in September at a clinic... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Kids learn about a good beach readPHOTOs BY LARRY STEAGALL / KITSAP SUN Kristen VanRaden, of Bremerton, shows her
Kids learn about a good beach read
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
PHOTOs BY LARRY STEAGALL / KITSAP SUN Kristen VanRaden, of Bremerton, shows her children Levi, 4, and Annalise, 1, a crab Tuesday on the beach at Silverdale Waterfront Park. They were at a Discovery Play Day event, sponsored by the Kitsap Regional... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Cost-of-living rising, more locallymonths, the cumulative CPI index is up 1.0 percent. The cost of living for all
Cost-of-living rising, more locally
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
months, the cumulative CPI index is up 1.0 percent. The cost of living for all urban consumers in greater Tacoma-Seattle-Bremerton climbed more than twice the national rate, up 2.6 percent for the year ending in April 2016. It gained 1.2 percent... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
After trying to rob driver, woman reports she lost her wallet in his cabPORT ORCHARD — Minutes after allegedly trying to rob a Bremerton taxi driver ea
After trying to rob driver, woman reports she lost her wallet in his cab
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
PORT ORCHARD — Minutes after allegedly trying to rob a Bremerton taxi driver early Saturday, a 21-year-old woman called 911 to report that she dropped her wallet in the cab. The woman, who is suspected of trying to rob the driver along with five or... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Pearl Harbor survivor Mattausch diesBREMERTON — Frank Mattausch, 98, Pearl Harbor survivor and fervent golfer, died
Pearl Harbor survivor Mattausch dies
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
BREMERTON — Frank Mattausch, 98, Pearl Harbor survivor and fervent golfer, died Wednesday at Harrison Medical Center. Seventy-five years ago, Mattausch was an Army Air Corps staff sergeant and machinist at Wheeler Army Airfield, outside of Pearl... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Teens in public housing rise to the challengeand Estherica Seman are considered members of the old guard. When new neighbor
Teens in public housing rise to the challenge
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
and Estherica Seman are considered members of the old guard. When new neighbors move into Fairview public housing in Bremerton, the sisters are among the first to greet the arrivals, often with food. On Friday night, they extended that... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Bremerton High School to get new principalBREMERTON — Monica Sweet, a principal from North Thurston Public Schools, will
Bremerton High School to get new principal
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
BREMERTON — Monica Sweet, a principal from North Thurston Public Schools, will be the new principal at Bremerton High School. Sweet, whose appointment was approved by the school board last week, will replace John Polm, who will become superintendent... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
School bus drivers needed in every districtA Bremerton School District bus sits Monday in a parking lot on Wheaton Way, ad
School bus drivers needed in every district
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
A Bremerton School District bus sits Monday in a parking lot on Wheaton Way, advertising the need for drivers. BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — Route changes could be in store for Bainbridge Island school buses if more driver trainees don't step up to the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Teacher spotlight: Vicky Glomstadteacher Vicky Glomstad points to a student during a math lesson. Vicky Glomsta
Teacher spotlight: Vicky Glomstad
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
teacher Vicky Glomstad points to a student during a math lesson. Vicky Glomstad School: Armin Jahr Elementary School, Bremerton School District Grade: Kindergarten Nuumber of students: 21 Years teaching: More than 20 What inspired you to... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Man arrested after crashing car, fleeing scenefrom the scene but was later caught. The woman wasn't hurt. The man was injure
Man arrested after crashing car, fleeing scene
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
from the scene but was later caught. The woman wasn't hurt. The man was injured and taken to Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton, then to Kitsap County Jail. He is being held on $25,000 bail for hit and run, and driving under the influence of... Read more
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The Columbian
Lawsuit targets aging shelters in Olympic National ParkBREMERTON — For many hikers, the hand-hewn log cabin near Sol Duc Falls is a pl
Lawsuit targets aging shelters in Olympic National Park
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
BREMERTON — For many hikers, the hand-hewn log cabin near Sol Duc Falls is a pleasant place to take a break and ponder Olympic National Park’s early days. But others see the 77-year-old cabin, known as the Canyon Creek Shelter, as a wilderness... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Kitsap Sun earns five top prizes at regional contestwork done in 2015. The Sun earned first place for: Spot news for coverage of
Kitsap Sun earns five top prizes at regional contest
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
work done in 2015. The Sun earned first place for: Spot news for coverage of the August explosion at the Motel 6 in West Bremerton by Josh Farley, Meegan M. Reid, Rachel Anne Seymour and Larry Steagall. The Sun also was named second or third in... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Kitsap Health District administrator retiringBREMERTON — Scott Daniels found himself at a crossroads in his career 26 years
Kitsap Health District administrator retiring
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
BREMERTON — Scott Daniels found himself at a crossroads in his career 26 years ago. He had the choice of becoming chief of staff for a U.S. representative from Colorado or accepting the position of solid waste program manager for a health district... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Lawsuit targets aging shelters in Olympic National ParkBy Tristan Baurick, The Associated Press BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) - For many hike
Lawsuit targets aging shelters in Olympic National Park
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
By Tristan Baurick, The Associated Press BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) - For many hikers, the hand-hewn log cabin near Sol Duc Falls is a pleasant place to take a break and ponder Olympic National Park's early days. But others see the 77-year-old cabin,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Sickle cell walk: Hoping for more ‘tiny miracles’Sickle Cell for Latricia Mathis walk, held in the memory of Wilkerson's late da
Sickle cell walk: Hoping for more ‘tiny miracles’
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Sickle Cell for Latricia Mathis walk, held in the memory of Wilkerson's late daughter Latricia at Evergreen Rotary Park in Bremerton on Saturday, June 18, 2016. (MEEGAN M. REID / KITSAP SUN) Commenting Policy: We welcome reader discussion but... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Remember when: June 19, 20161958 launch a small craft into the Port Washington Narrows from the old coal do
Remember when: June 19, 2016
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 10 days ago
1958 launch a small craft into the Port Washington Narrows from the old coal dock boat ramp off Lebo Boulevard in East Bremerton. The tow vehicle, a 1950 Cadillac, was owned and modified into a pickup by Walt's Westpark Service — a... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Sickle cell walk: Hoping for more ‘tiny miracles’Sickle Cell for Latricia Mathis walk, held in the memory of Wilkerson's late da
Sickle cell walk: Hoping for more ‘tiny miracles’
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Sickle Cell for Latricia Mathis walk, held in the memory of Wilkerson's late daughter Latricia at Evergreen Rotary Park in Bremerton on Saturday, June 18, 2016. (MEEGAN M. REID / KITSAP SUN) BREMERTON — Three years ago, Latricia Mathis lost a... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Recent incidents highlight risks of self-defenseto avoid injury or legal trouble. "If you can, get out of there," Wilson said.
Recent incidents highlight risks of self-defense
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 10 days ago
to avoid injury or legal trouble. "If you can, get out of there," Wilson said. In another case, a driver unfamiliar with Bremerton who was trying to find the ferry terminal in December turned around in a driveway. He then found a 59-year-old... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Kitsap jail inmate severely injured in jail fightfootage from the jail showed Knutson going into the inmate's cell, leaving, and
Kitsap jail inmate severely injured in jail fight
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 11 days ago
footage from the jail showed Knutson going into the inmate's cell, leaving, and returning three more times before alerting officers. The inmate was first taken to Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton, and then transferred to Tacoma General Hospi... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Charges dismissed against man accused of stealing from Kitsap Athletic RoundtableBREMERTON — A felony theft charge against a former Bremerton City councilman ac
Charges dismissed against man accused of stealing from Kitsap Athletic Roundtable
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 11 days ago
BREMERTON — A felony theft charge against a former Bremerton City councilman accused of stealing thousands from a nonprofit where he served as treasurer was tossed out of court this week after prosecutors conceded they missed a critical... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Deadline looms for delinquent garbage customers in BremertonManagement will begin cracking down on customers who fail to pay their garbage
Deadline looms for delinquent garbage customers in Bremerton
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Management will begin cracking down on customers who fail to pay their garbage bills. (MEEGAN M. REID / KITSAP SUN FILE) BREMERTON — Waste Management plans to cut off garbage collection service to delinquent customers in the city, after years of... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Weekend Preview: Father’s Day Editionwith candidates for the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. Winners
Weekend Preview: Father’s Day Edition
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 11 days ago
with candidates for the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. Winners will perform Saturday at Evergreen Park in Bremerton during the 14th Juneteenth Festival, which runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The emphasis this year will be on teaching... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Kitsap Mental Health lays off 15EAST BREMERTON — Faced with a $4.2 million deficit, Kitsap Mental Health Servic
Kitsap Mental Health lays off 15
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 12 days ago
EAST BREMERTON — Faced with a $4.2 million deficit, Kitsap Mental Health Services on Wednesday laid off 15 workers in what its CEO said were "surgical" cuts designed to maintain current services. The cuts, which included all nurses in the agency's... Read more
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