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Former Stennis sailor hopes to donate kidney to sweetheart

  • Jun 20, 2015 at 8:00AM

A young Navy couple who called Bremerton home for more than four years is now grappling with a serious disease and the high cost of medical care.

Mock car crash helps new motorists to make safer driving decisions

  • Jun 20, 2015 at 10:00AM

As high school winds down to an end, we, as seniors, start to think and plan for the new chapter in life we are about to begin. It may be frightening, but it is also a time to celebrate our prom and graduation. This year we are pleased to say that Central Kitsap’s Prom was safe, alcohol and drug free. We were likely influenced to make safe driving decisions due to recent tragic events in our community and by the dramatic scenes our classmates witnessed in our recent Mock Crash Assembly.

PSNS and IMF to conduct oil spill exercise

  • Jun 20, 2015 at 10:00AM

BREMERTON – During the week of June 22, Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility will be conducting a training exercise with the deployment of oil spill response equipment just off Naval Base Kitsap, Bremerton, in Sinclair Inlet.

Cottonwood Elementary teacher retires after 37 years

  • May 28, 2015 at 11:06AM

BREMERTON — On May 21, Cottonwood Elementary had an exercise in controlled, at times unbridled, chaos. Pre-teens in pink shirts and bright helmets whirled across the gymnasium floor on unicycles; some riding high enough to dunk a basketball, some low enough to scrape their shoes on the hardwood.

Victoria's Secret PINK store to open at Kitsap Mall May 30

  • May 28, 2015 at 1:06PM

SILVERDALE – Silverdale’s first PINK store –– a brand of Victoria's Secret marketed for girls and women ages 15-22 –– will host its grand opening at Kitsap Mall May 30 at 9:45 a.m.

Group near goal to purchase 25 acres near Illahee

  • May 28, 2015 at 1:00PM

KITSAP – A non-profit group that hopes to purchase 36 acres of pristine forested land on the southeast border of the Illahee Preserve said it had 90 percent of the $767,000 it needs to purchase the first 25 acres.

Letter: Don’t tax income, capital gains

  • Jun 20, 2015 at 3:00PM

The Supreme Court told the legislature to pass a fair budget using current revenue sources, not to raise taxes. That means: No state tax on income and capital gains.

‘Thanking the troops’ didn’t happen for shunned Vietnam vets

  • May 28, 2015 at 4:00PM

Today’s military homecomings are grand events. They are celebrated in person and then again on videos shared on social media and the Internet. They receive positive attention on national television. Troops are greeted at airports with handshakes and, sometimes, prepaid calling cards to get in touch with loved ones.

Row, row, row your motorboat

  • Jun 20, 2015 at 4:00PM

Donell Nathan, left, and his son, Romarez Nathan, of Bremerton, use paddles to move their motorboat toward the shore in Dyes Inlet after their engine cut out near Silverdale Waterfront Park on June 16.

Dogs in purses among pop culture trends I've missed

  • Jun 21, 2015 at 7:00AM

I realize I'm getting older and that I've spent the last 14 years raising children — specifically, boys. I don't expect to fully understand the Kardashians, One Direction, or earrings that make large, open holes in people's ears. I'm aware that these things have become part of regular pop culture, and I know of their presence in the same tangential way that I know my neighbor is cooking hamburgers when I smell the charcoal. But I don't take much time to research beyond that.

Kids can learn to code

  • May 29, 2015 at 11:02AM

Children and young adults have the chance to learn about programming during the the West Sound CoderDojo, which will be hosted May 30 at the Poulsbo City Hall.

Where is the 'Grand Agreement' we were promised?

  • May 29, 2015 at 11:09AM

Thirteen months ago, the Legislature promised the Supreme Court and the people of the state of Washington that 2015 would be the year of the grand agreement on education funding. After 135 days of a regular and special legislative session, there has been virtually no movement on this issue.

Letter: Urge Kilmer to support Alzheimer’s research with additional $300 million

  • Jun 21, 2015 at 1:00PM

Former U.S. Senator Bill Frist, M.D. recently penned an opinion letter on Forbes.com in which he stated, “Alzheimer’s disease has been notoriously challenging, but researchers are committed to tackling the problem with the right funding.”

Lesoings celebrate 45th anniversary

  • Jun 21, 2015 at 2:00PM

William and Diane (Lambert) Lesoing celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on June 11.

Kitsap Sheriff's Office continues to work on double homicide case

  • May 29, 2015 at 5:08PM

CENTRAL KITSAP – Kitsap County Sheriff's Office Detectives are still working to identify a suspect who shot and killed a 2-year-old boy and a 29-year-old woman at the Kariotis Mobile Home Park on March 28.

Building a Field of Dreams

  • May 30, 2015 at 7:00AM

Kitsap BlueJackets investing $225K this year in ballpark

Governor signs bill to incorporate financial education into K-12 learning requirements

  • May 30, 2015 at 9:00AM

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee signed into law Substitute Senate Bill 5202, making Washington State one of only 20 other states requiring financial education incorporation into existing K-12 learning requirements.

A WALK IN THE WOODS

  • Jun 22, 2015 at 2:00PM

Paul Meckley of Bremerton, left, and his son, Asher, 8, walk past ferns and trees on a wood chip trail while on an evening walk in Illahee Preserve June 16.

Changes to murder suspect David Kalac's defense team

  • May 30, 2015 at 3:52PM

David Michael Kalac, charged with murdering his girlfriend in her Port Orchard home in November, returned to Superior Court on May 29 to finalize changes in his defense team.

Fire ravages Manette apartment complex

  • Jun 22, 2015 at 4:00PM updated at 7:10PM

BREMERTON—There were no injuries after a three-alarm fire rampaged through the top floor of an apartment unit at Edgewood Apartment Villa in Manette June 22. Huge orange flames tore a huge hole in the center of Building F. A manager on site grabbed a garden hose and pointed it at the fire.

Editorial: Building a more informed citizenry

  • May 31, 2015 at 7:00AM

The Class of 2016 will be the first to benefit from two state laws — one will improve their understanding of government and their role as citizens; the other will improve their knowledge of local indigenous, or Native American, history and governance.

1995-2015: His Hands Lawn Care celebrates 20th year in business

  • Jun 23, 2015 at 8:00AM

His Hands Lawn Care and Services is celebrating 20 years of business this June. The company, owned by the Orozco family, was established in Kitsap County in 1995. It services commercial and industrial sites all over Western Washington.

Capt. Francis E. Spencer III takes command of NUWC Keyport

  • Jun 1, 2015 at 11:35AM

KEYPORT – Capt. Francis E. Spencer III relieved Captain David K. Kohnke as Commanding Officer of Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division, Keyport, on Friday May 29.

New York driver charged with DUI

  • Jun 1, 2015 at 12:17PM

A New York man was arrested after his vehicle crashed into another motorist's vehicle on State Route 3 and caused weekend traffic to back up for about an hour on May 31.

Community briefs (May 29, 2015 edition)

  • Jun 1, 2015 at 2:55PM

Ladies’ Night Out: Get out and about for a great evening of food, fun and shopping at over 50 Bremerton and Manette businesses during the Ladies’ Night Out June 4 from 5-8 p.m. Shuttles between Bremerton and Manette will be provided. Maps and goodie bags available at the corner of 4th and Pacific. Visit www.facebook.com/bremertonladies for more information.

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