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East Bremerton teen dies following Tuesday night crash

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:16AM

A 16-year-old East Bremerton boy who was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle early Wednesday morning following a rollover vehicle collision died later that same day. Marcus Slaughter, an Olympic High School student, was airlifted to Harborview with life-threatening injuries at about 12:30 a.m.

Bremerton Navy shop serves those who serve

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:16AM

In a nondescript warehouse on Arsenal Way, a group of patriotic workers and veterans reach out across the globe providing essential support for active duty military personnel and other government agencies. Peninsula Services’ Servmart store adheres to the simply understated motto of “Serving those who serve,” while at the same time providing jobs for people with differing developmental abilities. Those efforts have been recognized by military commands on an international and national level.

Two sewage spills close Dyes Inlet

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:16AM

Two sewage spills in Dyes Inlet prompted Kitsap County Health District officials to issue a seven-day “no contact” advisory to continue through June 11. The restricted area covers all marine waters in Dyes Inlet.

West Sound Tech students head to Kansas City for national competition

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:16AM

A quartet of auto collision repair students from West Sound Technical Skills Center are headed to the 44th annual SkillsUSA Leadership and Skills Conference, scheduled for June 24-27 in Kansas City, Mo.

Silverdale woman propositions cop to stay out of jail | Bremerton Police Blotter

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:16AM

A Silverdale woman propositions a police officer to avoid jail time after driving recklessly and urinating in the officer's patrol car. Plus, a Navy Yard City man tries to avoid arrest by hiding under a kitchen sink. Yep, it's the Bremerton Police Blotter.

Gov. Gregoire names Bremerton 'Smart Community' | Bremerton News Briefs

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:16AM

Quick news updates from around Bremerton.

Poulsbo single car crash knocks out power, driver arrested

  • Jun 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:16AM

A 35-year-old East Bremerton man driving a red minivan struck a power pole on Paulson Road in Poulsbo at about 5:30 p.m. June 2. A Kitsap County Sheriff’s deputy arrived and found the pole was sheared approximately 3 or 4 feet from the ground, the vehicle was engulfed in flames and power lines were down.

King's West students turn the high school page

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:16AM

June 6 graduation sees 33 Warriors move forward.

Latest Kitsap Sheriff's K-9 officer prefers bones over doughnuts

  • Jun 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:16AM

“That’s a good boy,” Deputy Joe Hedstrom said to Ajax as the dog lazily stretched out across the floor. The 2 1/2-year-old German Shepherd is the newest Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO) recruit and Hedstrom’s first partner. Ajax is the third tracking dog to join KCSO and began patrol duties May 9.

King’s West students turn high school page June 6 graduation sees 33 Warriors move forward.

  • Jun 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:15AM

Not a single student in the King’s West School graduating Class of 2008 will be left to wonder, “Wait, now what?”

Bremerton School District wishes retirees fond farewell

  • Jun 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:15AM

The Bremerton School District (BSD) will say goodbye to a handful of staff who will retire at the end of the school year.

Woman survives three brain aneurysms, stroke

  • Jun 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:15AM

Sheryl Baker is not alone. Her story, however, is one few live to tell. Baker, 52, is a brain aneurysm survivor.

SKIA annexation reports show positive gain for Bremerton

  • Jun 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:15AM

Even if growth in the South Kitsap Industrial Area grows at a snail’s pace during the next two decades, the city of Bremerton will receive a modest financial benefit from the more than 3,000 acres presented in two annexation petitions in April, according to the most recent assessment of the area completed by the city’s Department of Community Development.

‘There’s no place like Bremerton ...’

  • Jun 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:15AM

In the classic 1939 movie, “The Wizard of Oz,” an exhausted Dorothy clicks together the heels of her ruby red slippers and says, “There’s no place like home, there’s no place like home, there’s no place like home.”

POLICE LOG Of opossums and brooms

  • Jun 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:15AM

A 35-year-old Central Kitsap man and his wife were in the middle of Chico Way in Central Kitsap at about 2:45 p.m. June 1 trying to save baby opossums when a vehicle blew by them, inciting a verbal argument between the couple and the driver.

MILITARY BRIEFS USS Emory S. Land recognized for volunteerism

  • Jun 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:15AM

The USS Emory S. Land was recently presented with the Significant Group Achievement award by The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission for outstanding volunteer service.

Tanaka relinquishes reins of Naval Base Kitsap

  • Jun 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:15AM

“I relieve you sir,” Capt. Mark Olson said.

Bremerton cruises for a cure next weekend

  • Jun 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:14AM

Hundreds of people will gather at Central Kitsap High School (CKHS) next weekend with one common goal in mind: to cure cancer.

FYI

  • Jun 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:14AM

BIRTHS AT HARRISON MEDICAL CENTER

Senior Trojans bid farewell

  • Jun 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:14AM

Oly graduates 326 at Saturday commencement.

Knights move on to next challenge

  • Jun 18, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:14AM

Class of 2008 part of new BHS image.

WSP obstacle course challenges talking, texting drivers

  • Jun 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:14AM

Jordan Hutson, 18, admits he talks on his cell phone while driving. The Washington State Patrol (WSP) put the recent high school grad’s skills to the test earlier this week. Hutson was one of five young drivers who took to the roughly 4-mile-long course at the WSP Academy in Shelton Monday morning to test how talking on a cell phone affects a person’s driving ability. As of July 1, talking on a cell phone or sending text messages while driving will be illegal.

$2M donation covers Olympic College's childcare center construction

  • Jun 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:14AM

A $2 million contribution from the Bremer Trust will cover half the cost of construction on a 10,000-square-foot childcare center on Olympic College’s Bremerton campus.

Bremerton's American Red Cross hosts first rummage sale June 28

  • Jun 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:14AM

The American Red Cross’ parking lot in Bremerton will be closed to motorists next Saturday, but it will be open to shoppers. The American Red Cross is hosting its first-ever rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 28 at its office on 811 Pacific Ave. in Bremerton. All proceeds from the event will go toward the Red Cross’ youth program.

Class of '08 represents change of reputation for Bremerton High

  • Jun 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:14AM

Bremerton High School seniors Carolyn Jewett and Regina Ogazi epitomize the changing face of the school in many ways, which in the past had a less than stellar reputation, but is now in the midst of taking its place among the best not only in Kitsap County, but the entire state of Washington. As the valedictorian, Jewett shone brightly in the classroom, but she was active in the community at-large as well, donating countless hours to help others in need.

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