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The Columbian
Schools for blind, deaf still evolving after 130 yearsIt was 130 years ago this month when the territorial Legislature approved a bil
Schools for blind, deaf still evolving after 130 years
The Columbian / Posted 2 hours ago
It was 130 years ago this month when the territorial Legislature approved a bill to create the Washington School for Defective Youth to educate “the deaf, blind and feeble-minded children of the Territory of Washington.” Thankfully, public attitudes... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Remember when: Feb. 14, 2016In 1941 (75 years ago) Bremerton's prospects of becoming a member of the Weste
Remember when: Feb. 14, 2016
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
In 1941 (75 years ago) Bremerton's prospects of becoming a member of the Western International Baseball League and graduating into the professional sport faded today after the Bremerton Baseball Club Inc., declined to assume $4,000 worth of... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Climactic meeting for fast ferries coming TuesdayBREMERTON — Kitsap Transit commissioners will meet Tuesday to determine if and
Climactic meeting for fast ferries coming Tuesday
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 13 hours ago
BREMERTON — Kitsap Transit commissioners will meet Tuesday to determine if and how to proceed with a cross-Sound passenger-only ferry program that would ultimately be decided by local voters. By the end of the three-hour discussion, the agency hopes... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Kitsap County judge rules against popular fireworks standBREMERTON, Wash. (AP) - A Kitsap County judge in northwest Washington state has
Kitsap County judge rules against popular fireworks stand
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) - A Kitsap County judge in northwest Washington state has banned a popular fireworks stand until its owner meets city and state licensing requirements. The Kitsap Sun reports (http://bit.ly/20uPbT2) in a story on Saturday that... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Judge rules against popular fireworks standBREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — A Kitsap County judge in northwest Washington state has
Judge rules against popular fireworks stand
The Seattle Times / Posted 21 hours ago
BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — A Kitsap County judge in northwest Washington state has banned a popular fireworks stand until its owner meets city and state licensing requirements. The Kitsap Sun reports in a story on Saturday that Judge Kevin Hull sided... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Kitsap judge shuts down fireworks stand until owners make changesBREMERTON, Wash. — A Kitsap County judge in northwest Washington state has bann
Kitsap judge shuts down fireworks stand until owners make changes
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 23 hours ago
BREMERTON, Wash. — A Kitsap County judge in northwest Washington state has banned a popular fireworks stand until its owner meets city and state licensing requirements. The Kitsap Sun reports in a story on Saturday that Judge Kevin Hull sided with... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Judge backs city in suit over Callow fireworks standJosh Farley covers Bremerton for the Kitsap Sun and is the editor of the Sun’s
Judge backs city in suit over Callow fireworks stand
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
Josh Farley covers Bremerton for the Kitsap Sun and is the editor of the Sun’s Bremerton Beat blog. He leads a story walk each month to take readers where news breaks in the community, and hosts a monthly trivia night at the Manette Saloon to test... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
City adds fees after criticism of irrigation testing programBREMERTON — In 2015, the Bremerton public works department created a plan B of
City adds fees after criticism of irrigation testing program
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
BREMERTON — In 2015, the Bremerton public works department created a plan B of sorts to ensure that residents with irrigation systems complied with required annual testing. Only one problem: It was better than plan A. Most people with an irrigation... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Local florists surviving in the Internet eraBREMERTON — This was a busy week at Paul's Flowers, but you wouldn't know it fr
Local florists surviving in the Internet era
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
BREMERTON — This was a busy week at Paul's Flowers, but you wouldn't know it from a peek inside the store. The Pacific Avenue shop was all but empty on Thursday afternoon, even with Valentine's Day fast approaching. The bustle was all behind the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Weekend Preview: What to do in Kitsap and beyondWeather: It will rain all weekend. Highs are forecast in the mid-50s on Friday.
Weekend Preview: What to do in Kitsap and beyond
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
Weather: It will rain all weekend. Highs are forecast in the mid-50s on Friday. Temperatures will dip down to the high 40s Saturday before returning to low 50s on Sunday. Love is in the air, everywhere you look around: Valentine's Day falling is on... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Mystery of 50-old film reels found in Bremerton solvedBREMERTON -- The mystery behind who owns some old family films recovered in Bre
Mystery of 50-old film reels found in Bremerton solved
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
BREMERTON -- The mystery behind who owns some old family films recovered in Bremerton, has been solved. And the police officers who went the extra mile to solve the case - did it because they cared. The 8-millimeter films are about 50 years old,... Read more
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The Columbian
High school scoreboard 2/12BOYS BASKETBALL 3A bi-district tournament Columbia River vs. North Thurston,
High school scoreboard 2/12
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
BOYS BASKETBALL 3A bi-district tournament Columbia River vs. North Thurston, 7:45 p.m. at Franklin Pierce HS, Tacoma Sumner vs. Kelso, 6 p.m. at Washington HS, Tacoma Prairie vs. Auburn, 7:45 p.m. at Washington HS, Tacoma 1A district... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Nancy LantzShe was born Aug. 20, 1933, in Tacoma, Wash., the daughter of Carroll C. and Sa
Nancy Lantz
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 2 days ago
She was born Aug. 20, 1933, in Tacoma, Wash., the daughter of Carroll C. and Sara LaVern (Collins) Carkin. She worked as the secretary for the shipyard comptroller of Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Wash., retiring in 1994. She was a member... Read more
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Salem News
Nancy Sara LantzShe was born on Aug. 20, 1933, in Tacoma, Wash., a daughter of the late Carroll
Nancy Sara Lantz
Salem News / Posted 2 days ago
She was born on Aug. 20, 1933, in Tacoma, Wash., a daughter of the late Carroll C. and Sara LaVern (Collins) Carkin. A Clover Park (WA) High School graduate, she worked as the secretary for the shipyard Comptroller of Puget Sound Naval Shipyard,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Bremerton council votes to sell old CenCom to Olympic CollegeBREMERTON — The old CenCom building, a former toll booth headquarters and 911 d
Bremerton council votes to sell old CenCom to Olympic College
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
BREMERTON — The old CenCom building, a former toll booth headquarters and 911 dispatch center on Warren Avenue, will soon be part of Olympic College. The Bremerton City Council on Wednesday voted 5-2 to sell the sturdy 5,700-square-foot structure to... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, NANCY SARA LANTZ, Youngstown, OhioCOLUMBIANA - Nancy Sara Lantz, 82, passed away peacefully Saturday morning, Feb
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, NANCY SARA LANTZ, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIANA - Nancy Sara Lantz, 82, passed away peacefully Saturday morning, Feb. 6, at St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center, surrounded by her family. Nancy was born on Aug. 20, 1933, in Tacoma, Wash., a daughter of Carroll C. and Sara LaVern... Read more
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The Columbian
High school scoreboard 2/11BOYS BASKETBALL 2A District tournament Pigtail game Washougal at W.F. West,
High school scoreboard 2/11
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
BOYS BASKETBALL 2A District tournament Pigtail game Washougal at W.F. West, 7 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL 4A district tournament Second round (loser out-x) Battle Ground at Skyview, 7 p.m. (x-Skyview cannot be eliminated) 4A DISTRICT... Read more
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The Seattle Times
5 food news bites: Seattle in Yelp's new top 100, H Mart coming to downtown, moreYelp’s methodology for creating the list is, shall we say, subpar: It’s based o
5 food news bites: Seattle in Yelp's new top 100, H Mart coming to downtown, more
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
Yelp’s methodology for creating the list is, shall we say, subpar: It’s based on ratings plus the sheer number of reviews and “performance since the founding of Yelp in 2004.” So, the list privileges longevity and cult status, while reinforcing …... Read more
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Everett Herald
Car accident has a Sultan wrestler extra motivated to win state Published: Thursday, February 11, 2016, 12:01 a.m. SULTAN — Jamell Carroll I
Car accident has a Sultan wrestler extra motivated to win state
Everett Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Published: Thursday, February 11, 2016, 12:01 a.m. SULTAN — Jamell Carroll II already had more than enough motivation to win a state wrestling championship.But after one fateful... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
3 injured in Kingston crashKINGSTON — Three people were taken to Harrison Medical Center with injuries Wed
3 injured in Kingston crash
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
KINGSTON — Three people were taken to Harrison Medical Center with injuries Wednesday afternoon following a crash on Highway 104 at Hansville Road, according to the Washington State Patrol. The crash occurred about 2:15 p.m., troopers said. The... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
SK bond still failing by tiny marginPORT ORCHARD — South Kitsap School District's bond measure for a second high sc
SK bond still failing by tiny margin
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
PORT ORCHARD — South Kitsap School District's bond measure for a second high school is falling short by a hair's breadth, in an updated vote count posted Wednesday evening by the Kitsap County Elections Division. The $127 million bond to build a... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Judges appoint new court commissionerPORT ORCHARD — Kitsap Superior Court judges announced Wednesday that they selec
Judges appoint new court commissioner
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
PORT ORCHARD — Kitsap Superior Court judges announced Wednesday that they selected Port Orchard attorney Michelle Adams to replace Thurman Lowans as the court commissioner. Lowans, who has served as the county's court commissioner since 1994,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
343 homes planned outside GorstBREMERTON — A planned development will add 343 home sites to a 134-acre parcel
343 homes planned outside Gorst
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
BREMERTON — A planned development will add 343 home sites to a 134-acre parcel north of McCormick Woods. And that's the scaled down proposal. Six hundred single-family lots were originally slated for the Sinclair Ridge development in a preliminary... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Car thief suspected in hit-and-run arrestedPORT ORCHARD — A suspected car thief believed to have caused a head-on crash Su
Car thief suspected in hit-and-run arrested
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
PORT ORCHARD — A suspected car thief believed to have caused a head-on crash Sunday near Kitsap Lake — which left a 59-year-old woman with serious injuries — was arrested Monday, according to a statement from the Kitsap Sheriff's Office. The suspect... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Voters largely supporting school ballot measuresBremerton School District's capital levy and the Bainbridge Island school bond
Voters largely supporting school ballot measures
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Bremerton School District's capital levy and the Bainbridge Island school bond were passing in preliminary results released Tuesday by the Kitsap County Auditor's Office. So were school support levies in Central Kitsap and North Mason. Bond measures... Read more
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The Columbian
Boy, 15, arrested after incident with look-alike gunBREMERTON — Bremerton police arrested a 15-year-old boy after he pointed what l
Boy, 15, arrested after incident with look-alike gun
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
BREMERTON — Bremerton police arrested a 15-year-old boy after he pointed what looked like a handgun at another teen and made him walk down the street. Police received calls reporting someone was pointing a gun at another on Saturday night and... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
15-old arrested after incident with look-alike gunBremerton police arrested a 15-year-old boy after he pointed what looked like a
15-old arrested after incident with look-alike gun
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Bremerton police arrested a 15-year-old boy after he pointed what looked like a handgun at another teen and made him walk down the street. Police received calls reporting someone was pointing a gun at another on Saturday night and located five young... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Bremerton teen arrested after pellet-gun incident, said it was 911 prankBREMERTON — Bremerton police arrested a 15-year-old boy Saturday after he point
Bremerton teen arrested after pellet-gun incident, said it was 911 prank
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
BREMERTON — Bremerton police arrested a 15-year-old boy Saturday after he pointed what looked like a handgun at another teen and made him walk down the street. Police received calls reporting that someone was pointing a gun at another on Saturday... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Wash. teen arrested after incident with pellet gunBREMERTON, Wash. (AP) - Bremerton police arrested a 15-year-old boy after he po
Wash. teen arrested after incident with pellet gun
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) - Bremerton police arrested a 15-year-old boy after he pointed what looked like a handgun at another teen and made him walk down the street. Police received calls reporting someone was pointing a gun at another on Saturday... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
15-old arrested in Bremerton after incident with look-alike gunBREMERTON, Wash. — Bremerton police arrested a 15-year-old boy after he pointed
15-old arrested in Bremerton after incident with look-alike gun
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 5 days ago
BREMERTON, Wash. — Bremerton police arrested a 15-year-old boy after he pointed what looked like a handgun at another teen and made him walk down the street. Police received calls reporting someone was pointing a gun at another on Saturday night and... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Ballots on school issues due TuesdayPORT ORCHARD — By Monday, the Kitsap County Auditor's Office had received more
Ballots on school issues due Tuesday
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
PORT ORCHARD — By Monday, the Kitsap County Auditor's Office had received more than 40,800 ballots, about a third of eligible voters in Tuesday's special election. Voters have until 8 p.m. Tuesday to postmark the ballot or drop it in one the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Section 8 waiting list opensBREMERTON — Residents can apply to join a waiting list for rental assistance vo
Section 8 waiting list opens
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
BREMERTON — Residents can apply to join a waiting list for rental assistance vouchers this week. Housing Kitsap opened an application period for Section 8 housing vouchers Monday and will continue to taking applications through Feb. 15 at... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Elementary students get chance to play with Seattle SymphonySUQUAMISH — Students in Gabe Grieser's music class at Suquamish Elementary make
Elementary students get chance to play with Seattle Symphony
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
SUQUAMISH — Students in Gabe Grieser's music class at Suquamish Elementary make their way through "Hot Cross Buns" on their plastic recorders. Some struggle with the fingering, hitting a squeaky note here and there. While some in the class have a... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Remember when: Feb. 7, 2016In 1941 (75 years ago) *Making a personal investigation of Bremerton's propose
Remember when: Feb. 7, 2016
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
In 1941 (75 years ago) *Making a personal investigation of Bremerton's proposed harbor and waterfront development project, state Land Commissioner Jack Taylor visited here this morning and met with city officials and members of the port... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Teen arrested after pointing pellet gun at friends’ headsBREMERTON — A teenage boy was arrested Saturday night after pointing a pellet g
Teen arrested after pointing pellet gun at friends’ heads
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
BREMERTON — A teenage boy was arrested Saturday night after pointing a pellet gun at friends' heads to see if passing motorists would call 911. They did, and Bremerton Police officers found the five, between 14 and 16 years old, at the south end of... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Woman charged after kitten found starved to deathBREMERTON — A Bremerton woman was charged with animal cruelty Friday in Kitsap
Woman charged after kitten found starved to death
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
BREMERTON — A Bremerton woman was charged with animal cruelty Friday in Kitsap County Superior Court after leaving a kitten in her apartment for three weeks without food. On Jan. 26, one of the woman's neighbors called Kitsap Humane Society Animal... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Deputies searching for hit-and-run driverBREMERTON — Kitsap County Sheriff's deputies are searching for a man involved i
Deputies searching for hit-and-run driver
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
BREMERTON — Kitsap County Sheriff's deputies are searching for a man involved in a hit-and-run collision Sunday afternoon between the auto center and Kitsap Lake. At 2:22 p.m., a man in a black 1994 Honda Civic was speeding north on Harlow Drive,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Bremerton house fire displaces fourBREMERTON — A house fire Sunday morning displaced four Hewitt Avenue residents.
Bremerton house fire displaces four
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
BREMERTON — A house fire Sunday morning displaced four Hewitt Avenue residents. At around 10:30 a.m., firefighters were sent to a home in the 100 block, across a one-way street from the Naval Base Kitsap fence. They arrived to find smoke coming from... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Four hurt in Highway 303 collisionEAST BREMERTON — Four people were injured in a two-car crash Saturday night on
Four hurt in Highway 303 collision
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
EAST BREMERTON — Four people were injured in a two-car crash Saturday night on Highway 303 near Echo Drive. At 8:17 p.m., a Chevrolet Colorado pickup was on Fairgrounds Road approaching the highway, according to the State Patrol. A 2011 Ford Fusion... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
DUI charges in state, county plummetBREMERTON — Those who "drive hammered," as the long-running anti-drunk driving
DUI charges in state, county plummet
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
BREMERTON — Those who "drive hammered," as the long-running anti-drunk driving ad goes, aren't "getting nailed" near as often these days in Washington. Impaired driving charges are down by nearly a third around the state in the past decade. In... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Kitsap leads state in health coverage ABOVE: A physician’s assistant talks with a patient at Peninsula Community He
Kitsap leads state in health coverage
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
ABOVE: A physician’s assistant talks with a patient at Peninsula Community Health Services in Bremerton last year. Just 10 percent of PCHS patients were uninsured last year, down from 60 percent in 2012.... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
No path forward, but lots of opinions about Warren Avenue Bridge Nahkone Kanham walks down the sidewalk on the Warren Ave. Bridge on Monday. C
No path forward, but lots of opinions about Warren Avenue Bridge
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Nahkone Kanham walks down the sidewalk on the Warren Ave. Bridge on Monday. City officials are holding a public meeting on Feb. 4, to promote the idea of widening the walkway. He is... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
No path forward, but lots of opinions about Warren Avenue BridgeBREMERTON — Nearly 40 people came out Thursday night to weigh in on a series of
No path forward, but lots of opinions about Warren Avenue Bridge
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
BREMERTON — Nearly 40 people came out Thursday night to weigh in on a series of proposals aimed at making the Warren Avenue Bridge more pedestrian- and transit-accessible. The meeting stirred emotions and opinions of all kinds. Some in attendance... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Kitsap leads state in health coverageBREMERTON — When it comes to health care, Kitsap is the best covered county in
Kitsap leads state in health coverage
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
BREMERTON — When it comes to health care, Kitsap is the best covered county in the state. Kitsap had the smallest percentage of residents without health insurance of any Washington county in 2014, according to a report released this week by the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Weekend Preview: What to do in Kitsap and beyondWeather: It will rain Friday with temperatures in the high 40s. Moving into Sat
Weekend Preview: What to do in Kitsap and beyond
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Weather: It will rain Friday with temperatures in the high 40s. Moving into Saturday and Sunday the weather will turn pleasant with temperatures in the 50s and some sun. Arts & Entertainment | 'Love Letters' and Morgan James: Just in time for... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Unhappy renter charged with arsonBREMERTON — A 25-year-old Bremerton man was charged with first-degree arson Thu
Unhappy renter charged with arson
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
BREMERTON — A 25-year-old Bremerton man was charged with first-degree arson Thursday after allegedly starting a fire in the basement of a home he was renting on the 900 block of McKenzie Avenue. Witnesses said Monday that they saw Steven George... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Financial fair to be held SaturdayBREMERTON — Residents can receive help with taxes, sort through their credit sc
Financial fair to be held Saturday
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
BREMERTON — Residents can receive help with taxes, sort through their credit scores and get a free flu shot in one place this weekend, as the Asset Building Coalition of Kitsap hosts its yearly financial fair. It will be 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Chai: A life in captivityThe opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do
Chai: A life in captivity
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
The opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do not reflect the opinions of The Seattle Times. Suspect held in fatal stabbing in East Bremerton With deadline looming, Washington insurance website down most of... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle’s Super Bowl: Not football, but phoLast year, Seattle was in the Super Bowl. Next year, if all is right with the w
Seattle’s Super Bowl: Not football, but pho
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
Last year, Seattle was in the Super Bowl. Next year, if all is right with the world, Seattle will be in the Super Bowl again. This year, Seattle has the Dong Thap Noodles Pho Super Bowl Challenge: a chance for any one of us to achieve glory by... Read more
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