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Bremerton's proposed budget calls for cuts to fill $4.4 million gap

  • Oct 23, 2008 at 11:14PM

Bremerton City Council members have a bit of light reading to do in the coming weeks. Mayor Cary Bozeman and Finance Director Laura Lyon presented the proposed 2009 city budget to council members Wednesday night. City council members and Lyon will spend the next several weeks reading through and discussing the large binder filled with pages and pages of information pertaining to the proposed budget.

Bremerton Red Cross volunteer relives hurricane experience

  • Oct 23, 2008 at 11:18PM

Tracee Dunn sat in a hotel room in Louisiana while Hurricane Ike battered the region in early September. The American Red Cross volunteer was one of 19 people from the Red Cross West Sound Chapter to travel to the region after Hurricane Gustav hit in September. Shortly after that, Hurricane Ike battered the already-ravaged region.

Olympic Radiology takes ‘speckle’ out of ultrasounds

  • Oct 23, 2008 at 11:16PM

Two new ultrasound machines at Olympic Radiology have been a much needed improvement over past equipment. Bought in July at a cost of $170,000 each, the GE Logiq 9 provides physicians at the practice with a high definition, multi-dimensional image of the area they’re scanning to help them make a better diagnosis.

Rossi’s economic policy is scary

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Rossi isn’t as stupid as Bush, he is, however, a Bush-style economic conservative who would rather see bridges fall into the river than know he has paid $1 more for maintenance. These guys’ economic policies are scary. By contrast, having spoken with Gov. Gregoire at Legislative Days, I found her very impressive. Sure the economy isn’t impressive, but when you realize the other Washington has led us into the toilet, I am so thankful that we had Gregoire as a governor.

Washington has earned my vote

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Walt Washington is our county auditor and he has been endorsed by retired auditor Karen Flynn. As a mater of fact, Flynn would not have retired when she did if Washington wasn’t perfectly capable of doing the job in a trustworthy, efficient and transparent as well as non-partisan way, with the highest possible ethical standards.

Garrido has integrity

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

I had the pleasure of getting to know Charlotte Garrido this past year. Her commitment and personal loyalty to this county made a deep impression on me. She is a person of integrity, whose strong sense of commitment to Kitsap County will serve all of us very well.

Time to vote out corrupt politicians

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

You would think if the Democratic platform of socialism, redistribution of wealth, with a tax and spend policy was so inviting there would be no reason for voter registration fraud.

Helpful tips for pet owners

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Halloween can be a festive and fun occasion for children and families, but for family pets, it can be a stressful and even dangerous time of year. PAWS of Bremerton offers pet owners some common sense tips to help keep their pets safe during Halloween:

Vote yes on Initiative 1000

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

When you’re 30 years old feeling young and virile it is easy to feel offended that someone would seriously consider their own suicide. It’s easy to feel self-righteous, sanctimonious and above such a religiously offensive idea.

GOP’s bag of dirty tricks

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

The Kitsap commissioner’s race for District 2 parallels state and national GOP for dirty tricks. For Republicans, these races are about power and promoting Republican ideology.

The life of an American-Brazillian is a whirlwind

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Another month has gone by and a lot has changed for me, including my schedule; I am a lot busier nowadays. Here is my schedule for the week:


  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

LOOKING BACK: Olympic College Continuing Education presents World War II Lecture Series led by retired Capt. Will Lent; Wednesdays through Oct. and early Nov., 6-8:30 p.m.; $20 each with exception of U.S. Navy in the Pacific which is $75; Battle of Midway, Oct. 29; Battle of Leyte Gulf, Nov. 5; U.S. Navy in the Pacific, Oct. 8-Nov. 5. Registration for one or more lectures: (360) 394-2725.

Winifred Gunnison, 91

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Winifred Gunnison died Oct. 17, 2008. The Bremerton resident was 91.

Kitty Hawk sailors help make ‚‘nests’ for local residents

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Eighteen USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) sailors helped Habitat for Humanity of Kitsap County work on three homes in Bremerton Tuesday.

Arc celebrates 70 years of advocacy

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

It’s been 70 years and The Arc of Kitsap and Jefferson Counties is still going strong.

Lone Sailor still needs funds

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Little more than a week before the Navy’s birthday on Oct. 13, the Lone Sailor statue finally made its way to Bremerton, marking a major milestone for those involved in bringing the patriotic icon to the city’s Harborside District.

Bras for a Cause all in support of local organizations

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Bras are meant to provide support, but more than 60 bras provided support of a different kind last weekend.


  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM



  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

The South Kitsap Soccer Club’s annual general meeting is Thursday, Nov. 6. Go to to review the agenda information regarding the meeting.

Strength team delivers weighty message

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

They claim to be gentle giants, men with hearts bigger than their bulging biceps.

Kickers short on time; playoffs loom

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

King’s West overcame a one-goal deficit to beat Evergreen Lutheran 2-1 Oct. 17. Junior Eric Jeong answered Wyatt Weimer’s 12th-minute goal with his own in the 37th minute to make it 2-1, while senior Andy Lee put KW ahead early with a goal in the 8th minute. The Warriors maintained fourth place in the 2B SeaTac League with the win at 5-4-0 in the league and 8-4-0 overall. The top three league finishers advance to the playoffs. The team hosted Puget Sound Adventist (7-4-0, 8-4-0) on Thursday, but results from that game were unavailable at press time. KW finishes regular season action with two games next week at The Bear Creek School on Tuesday and home against Rainier Christian on Thursday. The Bear Creek School, Puget Sound Adventist and Mount Tahoma would make the playoffs if they started today.

Knight spikers continue rebuilding process; coach optimistic

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

The rebuilding process for Bremerton’s volleyball team is officially underway.

Ads are big money for WSF

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Since they were introduced last December, onboard advertisements have quietly inundated vessels Washington State Ferry system-wide, and become an increasingly valuable revenue stream for the cash-strapped agency.

Bremerton pets go online

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Collar of Hope, of Bremerton, recently joined other local animal welfare organizations that list homeless pets on, the oldest and largest database of adoptable animals on the Internet.

OC Culinary interviewing for students

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

The Olympic College Culinary Arts/Hospitality Management department, an American Culinary Fed-eration Nationally Accredited program, is now interviewing potential students for winter quarter.

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