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Memorial Day: Pause and remember those who gave their lives

  • May 24, 2015 at 12:00PM

This Memorial Day, honor guards will snap to attention as flags ripple in the breeze. Amid the green lawns and bright flowers of cemeteries throughout the state, lone buglers and mournful pipers will evoke a heartfelt tear.

WSP swears in local troopers

  • May 24, 2015 at 3:00PM

OLYMPIA — Thirty-two Washington State Patrol troopers were sworn in by Washington Supreme Court Chief Justice Barbara Madsen May 13.

Olympic HS grad serving aboard USS Texas attack submarine

  • May 25, 2015 at 10:00AM

PEARL HARBOR, HAWAII – A 2009 Olympic High School graduate and Bremerton native is part of a select crew, protecting and defending America aboard the U.S. Navy’s nuclear-powered attack submarine USS Texas.

Daytime SR 305 closures occur this weekend for Agate Pass Bridge repairs

  • May 26, 2015 at 12:35PM

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND – This weekend, traffic will be reduced to one lane across the SR 305 Agate Pass Bridge during daytime hours.

Women's business group meets in Port Orchard

  • May 26, 2015 at 12:16PM

Facilitator Laura Moran will speak about "Speed Relationship Building" during the Alliance of Women-Owned Businesses' Women Owned Nights monthly meeting May 26 from 5:30-7 p.m. at Puerto Vallarta, 1599 SE Lund Ave., Port Orchard.

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.

‘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.

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.

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.

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.

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 for more information.

Mother-daughters trio aims to stack cups at lightning speed

  • Jun 1, 2015 at 2:43PM

BREMERTON – A Bremerton mother and her two daughters are focused on the art of stacking and unstacking cups as swiftly as possible – a competitive activity known as "sport stacking."

Animal control officer seeks leads on who shot dog

  • Jun 1, 2015 at 6:39PM

SEABECK -- Anyone with information about a dog found shot to death Monday on a trail in the Seabeck area is asked to contact Kitsap Humane Society Animal Control. Lead Animal Control Officer Chase Connolly said he is interested in any information about the dog, a 5- to 8-year-old male pit bull mix, silvery tan in color.

No parole for man who killed Kitsap deputy in 1978, board says

  • Jun 2, 2015 at 4:55PM

OLYMPIA – The man convicted of murder in the 1978 death of Kitsap County Deputy Sheriff Dennis R. Allred had his request to be released from incarceration denied by the Washington State Department of Corrections.

OHS, CKHS, BHS perform well at WIAA State Track meet

  • Jun 4, 2015 at 10:52AM

Final results for the 2A-3A-4A Washington State track and field meet, held May 28-30 at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma: (Showing name, school, grade, place and time/distance.)

Over 1,000 to graduate next week

  • Jun 4, 2015 at 12:00PM

KITSAP — When he dons a cap and gown and walks as one of about 373 Central Kitsap High School seniors who graduate June 12, Jeremy Carlson will be looking forward to his future, but he also has fond memories of his high school days.

Northwest MLS brokers say home buyers are sprinting, but sellers are stalling

  • Jun 4, 2015 at 2:19PM

KIRKLAND – Home buyers are in "full sprint" mode while sellers are stalling, according to brokers from Northwest Multiple Listing Service. As a result, MLS members are juggling inventory shortages and multiple offers in many Seattle neighborhoods and beyond.

Wild Olympics Act would designate 126,554 acres of federal land as wilderness

  • Jun 4, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Jun 8, 2015 at 12:39PM

464 river miles across 19 rivers and major tributaries on the Olympic Peninsula would be designated as Wild and Scenic Rivers.

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