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Olympia man arrested in hit and run

  • Aug 22, 2008 at 2:00PM updated Aug 25, 2008 at 10:02AM

Alcohol a factor in accident that killed former Bremerton resident Louis M. Stevens.

Bremerton’s Blackberry Festival brings cause for celebration

  • Aug 21, 2008 at 9:56PM

Blackberry lovers will flock to Bremerton’s boardwalk next weekend to celebrate the berry and its many uses. For the 19th consecutive year, the blackberry will reign supreme during Bremerton’s Blackberry Festival Aug. 30, 31 and Sept. 1.

No proof of territorial expansion Afraid to play fair? Another shady deal goes down Letters

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

We should all thank Bill Collins for so carefully delivering the DNC/Russian/Al Qaeda talking points about the dangers of U.S. expansionism (Aug. 16, Bremerton Patriot). However, wherever I see U.S. troops deployed, I see an extremely grateful population that is thankful the troops are there to help and not oppress. Those who claim otherwise aren’t just trying to smear the president, but are really smearing the troops.

Get your dose of Fair fun

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

The Kitsap County Fair & Stampede is in full swing and if you haven’t made your way down to the Fairgrounds yet, time is running out.

Puget Sound Energy’s future in local hands

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

OK, fellow Puget Sound Energy customers, belay any fears over the pending sale of PSE to a bunch of investors from Canada and Australia.

Tall ships coming to Port of Brownsville

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Drop your mitt, stretch your sea legs and for one day be a Brownsville Mariner, baseball fans, because the M’s are about done and two tall ships — the Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain — will sail into the Port of Brownsville Marina Monday, Aug. 25. They’ll stay through Thursday, Aug. 28.

CALENDAR

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

COFFEE TALK: Steve Garfine is hosting a coffee for Connie Lord who is running for State Senate, 23rd District, as a chance for voters to meet her, ask questions and share concerns; Sun., Aug. 24, 3-5 p.m. Info on attending: Arlene Xenos at (425) 864-1572.

Stepping up for Tessie

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Tessie Goheen has known for quite some time the deck was stacked against her when it came to her odds of having to wage her own battle against cancer.

Diversity speaker sends powerful message

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

A once-lonely child, a high school dropout, a serious self-reflector, an emblem of personal growth, a critical thinker, a Harvard graduate — a product of diversity. That’s Samuel Betances in a nutshell.

Rodeo off to muddy start

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

As if riding a bull or horse, roping cattle or wrestling a steer weren’t hard enough already, Mother Nature decided to throw an additional obstacle at the cowboys and cowgirls competing at the opening day of the Kitsap County Fair & Stampede rodeo.

Saints win with Galloways

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

It didn’t take long for the West Sound Saints to earn new coach Bob Galloway a big ‘W.’

Acker turning eyes to Jackets’ offseason

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

This season was anything but easy for the Kitsap BlueJackets.

Friends, family bid Iraq-bound guardsmen farewell

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

A colorful poster reading, “Daddy, You’re My Hero” — and others of similar connotation — lined a wall of the Armory Building at Bremerton’s National Guard Readiness Center Tuesday, as camouflaged guardsmen, friends and family joined for a send-off celebration.

Bette Hyde returns to Bremerton School District

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Bremerton School District (BSD) officials announced Wednesday morning that Bette Hyde accepted the district’s interim superintendent position, less than 24 hours after the board of directors made the offer public.

Plasterman not your average working stiff

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

A little girl stared at Plasterman for a few moments before dropping a dollar bill into the jar sitting at his feet.

Bette Hyde returning to Bremerton School District

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 11:00AM updated Aug 21, 2008 at 5:15PM

Winning Kitsap candidates emerge

  • Aug 19, 2008 at 8:24PM

Early primary results were released just after 8:00 p.m., giving Republican Tim Matthes the majority of the vote, followed by Democrat Charlotte Garrido. If these results hold, Monty Mahan will be eliminated from the race.

A review of ‘Recent Tragic Events’

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Brazen script-centric theater ‘at the center of the free universe’ coming to libraries throughout Kitsap this fall.

Celebrate Summer Party at Bremerton Marina postponed

  • Aug 19, 2008 at 11:06AM

The Celebrate Summer Party with Northwest Boat Rentals at the Bremerton Marina has been cancelled due to the possibility of inclement weather. The event, sponsored by area chambers of commerce — including Bremerton, Silverdale and Port Orchard — was scheduled for 4:30-7:30 p.m. today, Tuesday, Aug. 19.

Something strange is afoot in gardens

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

This has been the strangest gardening year that I can remember. But, at my age, there are many things I can’t remember, and many things I think are strange. Maybe we have had more unusual years than this after all. If the phone calls and visits we’ve had to the Extension Office Master Gardener Clinic are any indication though, it has absolutely been a strange gardening year.

What’s going on

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

ARTS & CRAFTS

Stiller doesn’t quite call down the ‘Thunder’

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

“Tropic Thunder:”

Playing his heart out

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Local celebrity James Hunnicutt abandons convention, becoming full-time musician and finds the meaning of success.

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