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City cop suspended for misconduct

  • May 21, 2015 at 2:00PM

BREMERTON — Bremerton Police suspended Detective Sgt. Kevin Crane three days without pay for frequently making “sexual jokes and comments.”

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.

Three women honored with Silver Plate Awards

  • May 22, 2015 at 10:00AM

KITSAP COUNTY — They have all given hours and hours to help others. They all consider volunteering something that’s an important part of their lives. And they’re all in the senior years of their lives.

2014 had second-lowest recreational boating fatalities on record, USCG says

  • May 22, 2015 at 1:00PM

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard recently released its 2014 Recreational Boating Statistics, revealing boating fatalities that year totaled 610, the second-lowest number of yearly boating fatalities on record.

BASEBALL: Central Kitsap Cougars capture district title

  • May 21, 2015 at 11:00AM

AUBURN — Andrew Thoresen and Collin Palau threw a combined four-hit shutout to lead Central Kitsap to a Class 3A West Central District/Southwest Bi-District Tournament championship with a 2-0 victory May 16 at Auburn Mountainview.

Sarah Smiley: Thoughtful and conscientious son a teenage success story

  • May 22, 2015 at 10:00AM

Two years ago, my memoir, "Dinner with the Smileys," exposed with painful transparency my difficulty raising a pre-teen boy. I held nothing back when I wrote about Ford's attitude, his tendency to slam his bedroom door, and all the ways he broke my heart — over and over again.

Puget Sound Naval Shipyard plans to add workers

  • May 21, 2015 at 2:00PM

PORT ORCHARD — The Puget Sound Naval Shipyard plans to add jobs to meet demand for scheduled maintenance and emergent repairs of U.S. military vessels. That was perhaps the most significant message Capt. Stephen Williamson, commander of Puget Sound Naval Shipyard (PSNS) and Intermediate Maintenance Facility, delivered during a 20-minute presentation May 14 to the Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce luncheon at the Port Orchard Eagles’ club.

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.

Meet the candidates

  • May 22, 2015 at 8:00AM

BREMERTON — Bremerton candidates filed for the 2015 election May 15. Several candidates are running unopposed and a few electeds chose not to run again

Another sinkhole found on Lower Wheaton Way

  • May 20, 2015 at 4:20PM

BREMERTON — In the early morning hours of May 18, a photo was posted to the Manette Neighborhood Coalition Facebook page showing a man standing in a waist-high sinkhole near the Lower Wheaton Way roundabout. It was the second sinkhole in less than a week found along the city’s newly paved road.

Smidt drops out of school board race; endorses Dubos

  • May 18, 2015 at 12:37PM

BREMERTON — The candidate field for Bremerton School Board Director, Position 3 shrank from four to three today as Colleen Smidt withdrew her candidacy.

Armed Forces Day photo gallery

  • May 18, 2015 at 11:34AM

Photos from the 67th Armed Forces Day Parade hosted May 17 in downtown Bremerton.

KRCC: Bremerton will vote whether to stay or go next week

  • May 15, 2015 at 7:18PM

BREMERTON — The Bremerton City Council will vote whether to remain in the Kitsap Regional Coordinating Council May 20. The city has campaigned for a change to the organization's voting structure since for months, calling for a reduction of power to the county commissioners.

Improperly discarded cigarettes cause East Bremerton fire

  • May 15, 2015 at 4:16PM

A bucket of burning butts set next to the wall of a home entrance led to a late-night/early-morning fire in East Bremerton May 14-15.

2015 candidates file for election

  • May 11, 2015 at 5:00PM updated May 15, 2015 at 3:58PM

Candidates for the November 2015 election began filing with the Kitsap County Auditor May 11. Filing ends May 15. Below are Bremerton positions open for election and the candidates who've filed. This list will be updated as more candidates file.

(Revised dates) Repairs require SR 305 Agate Pass Bridge lane closures May 30-31

  • May 14, 2015 at 10:00AM updated May 15, 2015 at 3:29PM

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND – Motorists are advised to expect delays on State Route 305 May 30-31 while crews repair damaged pedestrian railing on the Agate Pass Bridge north of Bainbridge Island.

All three CK high schools ranked highly for college preparation

  • May 14, 2015 at 5:53PM

Central Kitsap High School, Klahowya Secondary School and Olympic High School each earned spots on the prestigious 'America’s Most Challenging High Schools' list

Ferry fares to be discussed at State Transportation Commission meeting May 19-20

  • May 14, 2015 at 5:34PM

OLYMPIA – Transportation trends in the Central Puget Sound area, where 3.8 million residents make up more than half the state’s entire population, will be among the topics of discussion when the Washington State Transportation Commission meets next week in Olympia. The commission also will talk about possible changes to ferry fares and policies.

Kitsap Bank to acquire Fife Commercial Bank

  • May 14, 2015 at 3:47PM

PORT ORCHARD – Olympic Bancorp, parent company for Kitsap Bank, announced May 13 that they have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Puget Sound Financial Services and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Fife Commercial Bank.

Final hearing on Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll rates in Gig Harbor, May 20

  • May 15, 2015 at 10:00AM

OLYMPIA – Those interested in the toll rates for the Tacoma Narrows Bridge will have one more opportunity to comment. The Washington State Transportation Commission will hold a final hearing on its rate increase proposal on Wednesday, May 20, in Gig Harbor.

The Petri Dish: Amended carbon bill could reimburse polluters

  • May 14, 2015 at 2:24PM

Cap-and-trade seemed dead and buried among the year’s fallen legislative ideas — until it wasn’t this week.

Bremerton man wins Toastmasters speech evaluation contest

  • May 16, 2015 at 1:00PM

POULSBO – Bremerton resident Wesley Peper took first place in the Speech Evaluation contest on May 1 for Toastmasters in District 32’s Division B, which includes communities in Kitsap, Jefferson and Clallam counties.

Terrorism threat level raised at NBK

  • May 14, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 1:37PM

BREMERTON — If lines to enter Naval Base Kitsap (NBK) have seemed a little long than usual lately, there’s a reason. On May 7, the Department of Defense raised the terrorism threat level to Force Protection Condition Level Bravo, the third level of a five tier scale. It’s defined as “An increased and predictable threat of terrorism.”

US Coast Guard to release boating safety app

  • May 14, 2015 at 1:35PM

WASHINGTON — The Coast Guard is scheduled to release its first boating safety App May 16 as the kickoff to this year's National Safe Boating Week.

Sarah Smiley: What the books don’t tell you about teenage boys

  • May 17, 2015 at 8:00AM

There isn’t much cuter than a small boy with pudgy hands and wispy hair. One of motherhood’s greatest rewards is the love of a little boy. And then they become teenagers.

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