Abandon the phrase ‘all-volunteer military’ | Sarah Smiley

  • May 27, 2016 at 8:00AM

For most things, the military moves at a glacial pace. As recently as the 1970s, there was still a section on an officer’s fitness report reserved for evaluating how supportive his wife was. Did she host enough parties? Attend all the coffees?


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Remember those who gave their all for our nation

  • May 26, 2016 at 4:00PM

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.

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A celebration of our Armed Forces

  • May 20, 2016 at 12:00PM

Our lives are so intertwined that “Kitsap” and the “Armed Forces” are synonymous. And we are proud of our history together. As defense continues to evolve to meet future challenges, Kitsap will be a part of that evolution.

The Petri Dish: Voters deserve to know challenger’s position

  • May 14, 2016 at 8:00AM

For very different reasons, Donald Trump and Randy Dorn are poised to alter the dynamics of this year’s race for governor in Washington.

Sharing ideas for the city’s future | Editor's Notebook

  • May 12, 2016 at 10:24AM

Efforts by volunteers to help Bremerton police patrol the city. New tools that help residents eradicate graffiti. The potential impacts and viability of passenger-only ferry service between Bremerton and Seattle. These are some of the topics raised over lunch by this newspaper’s Community Advisory Board on May 9, in the Bremerton Patriot and Central Kitsap Reporter office at 645 Fourth St.

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