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Detectives seek public's help in locating suspect in human trafficking

  • Jan 27, 2015 at 12:48PM

Two subjects already in custody, accomplice being sought

Pilot of crashed plane was a Fox Island resident, was flying alone

  • Jan 27, 2015 at 10:31AM

A driver's license is found. Next of kin has been notified. And the search for the pilot and plane that crashed Jan. 26 in Hood Canal near Seabeck was suspended at 9 p.m. that evening.

Education funding in Washington state: A history lesson and Constitutional mandate | 2015 Session

  • Jan 27, 2015 at 10:57AM

According to Article IX of the Washington State Constitution, the state’s “paramount duty” is to provide an “ample” and “uniform” education for all children.

Voters want lower class sizes. Districts’ dilemma: Paying for it | 2015 Session

  • Jan 27, 2015 at 10:48AM

At the state Capitol, lawmakers have yet to come to grips in the early days of the 2015 legislative session with education financing plans to meet the state Supreme Court’s mandate that they fully fund basic education as defined in the state Constitution.

Pumas Announce Pair Of Returnees

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 7:57PM

Jensen, Grosey back for 2015 season with Kitsap Pumas.

Seabeck plane crash: Coast Guard 'searching for survivors'

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 5:38PM

Two MH-65 Dolphin helicopters crews from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles, a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Seattle, the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Henry Blake, homeported in Everett, and local law enforcement personnel are searching for the survivors of small red and white plane that reportedly crashed in waters near Seabeck.

Sheriff's Office: 'Debris appears to be that of an airplane'

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 5:09PM

Sheriff’s spokesman Deputy Ken Dickinson issued this statement on the small-plane crash in Hood Canal, near Seabeck, on Jan. 26 at 4:48 p.m.

Hood Canal crash update: Debris believed to be from small plane

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 4:07PM

Central Kitsap Fire & Rescue personnel found what they believe to be debris from a plane off the coast of Seabeck in Hood Canal, about 2:15 p.m. Jan. 26.

Plane crash report: 'We’re doing our best to cover the area' | Update

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 3:49PM

Two hours after the first report was made that a small plane crashed into Hood Canal near Seabeck on Jan. 26, emergency responders had not been able to locate an airplane or debris in the water. But while several agencies involved in the search were hopeful, they were not presumptuous.

Emergency crews investigate report of plane crash in Hood Canal

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 1:00PM updated at 3:29PM

Emergency crews have been dispatched to Hood Canal near Seabeck following reports that a small airplane crashed into the canal. Fire engines from Central Kitsap have responded to the scene and are expected to launch a boat from a private residence off of Old Holly Hill Road. A Coast Guard helicopter is also en route to the scene.

Search continues for possible crashed airplane in Hood Canal | Update

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 2:19PM

Emergency crews were dispatched Jan. 26 to Hood Canal near Seabeck following reports that a small airplane crashed into the canal. Crews had not located any airplane or debris in the water as of 2 p.m.

Searchers respond to report of stunt plane down in Hood Canal

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 2:13PM

Rescue personnel are responding to multiple reports of a small plane crashing into the waters of Hood Canal between Seabeck in Kitsap County and Dabob Bay in Jefferson County.

Teen driver pleads guilty to three counts of vehicular homicide

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 4:14PM

Driver of crash that killed three will not be charged as an adult, but faces 45-108 weeks of incarceration

Gov. Inslee’s pollution control proposal | 2015 Session

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 3:08PM

At the core of Gov. Jay Inslee’s plea for stricter remedial climate legislation is an attempt to put a cap on Washington’s pollution. Inslee, who has made climate change his signature issue since his time as a congressman, and now as governor, has introduced the Carbon Pollution Accountability Act, which would direct the Department of Ecology to set a statewide cap-and-trade market for regulating carbon emissions.

Sculpting tiny trees into works of art is the goal of Bonsai Club

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Jan 23, 2015 at 2:33PM

Mark Stephens said he dabbles in bonsai. He’s been doing it for 25 years, but he only dabbles. Stephens, 56, sits before a juniper bonsai tree, or “shimpaku.” It’s jagged and unkempt, the result of a season spent shaded by a wisteria plant

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Peninsula College's pressure too much for Olympic

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 10:56AM

Besides diamonds, pressure also creates transition baskets. The Peninsula women's basketball team's 1-2-2 zone press defense hounded Olympic into 29 turnovers as the Pirates (4-0, 10-4) steadily pulled away for an 87-63 victory Wednesday.

Kilmer reintroduces bills to address health and discrimination issues facing veterans

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 8:00AM

Legislation comes the same week Kilmer hosted a Tacoma veteran for the State of the Union address.

Puget Sound Partnership’s Leadership Council will meet Jan. 29 in Olympia

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 10:00AM

Discussions on how human wellbeing relates to Puget Sound recovery and what’s being done to save the region’s resident orca population are among the Puget Sound Partnership Leadership Council meeting topics this month.

Attorney General seeks to outlaw malicious ticket bots

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 10:00AM

Attorney General Bob Ferguson has proposed legislation with bipartisan support to outlaw “ticket bot” software used to inflate online ticket prices, often by four times or more their face value.

East Bremerton burglary suspect sought by Sheriff's Office

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 7:15PM

A man who tried to force his way into an East Bremerton home while brandishing a firearm Wednesday night is being sought by Kitsap County Sheriff’s patrol deputies and detectives.

2014: A year in review

  • Jan 2, 2015 at 8:00AM updated Jan 22, 2015 at 4:27PM

Elections, Jenise Wright, hospital changes and road work among top stories of 2014

Community briefs

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 3:32PM

Real estate training, dam movie, parks and rec meeting, Silverdale Wellness grand opening and more.

Running Port Orchard’s ‘best kept secret’ | Kitsap Week

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 8:00AM

Volunteers keep the Sidney Art Gallery and Museum open.

40 years and counting | Kitsap Week

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 9:00AM

Kitsap Birding: Undeterred by an all-day rain, 75 Kitsap Audubon volunteers spent the day, Dec. 20, counting birds. Kitsap Audubon CBC compiler Janine Schutt reported that the day counted 124 species of birds.

More than 50 years later, MLK’s dream is still a dream

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 1:57PM

The woman began calling to her young daughter — probably in preschool or kindergarten — in what I thought was a Chinese language. The man standing between us “ching-chonged” her, imitating her under his breath. I’m not sure if the other woman heard him or what her reaction to the man’s mutterings was, but when I heard his gibberish, I just froze.

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