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Bremerton schools slash $1.5M from staff, athletics to balance budget

  • Jun 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:13AM

After crunching numbers, the Bremerton School District appears to have a budget plan set for the 2008-09 school year that would erase a $1.3 million shortfall.

Search for wanted woman results in 2 arrests | Bremerton Police Blotter

  • Jun 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:13AM

A look at what's happening in Bremerton's criminal underbelly, courtesy of the Bremerton Police Department.

Kitsap United Way's 'Day of Caring' draws hundreds

  • Jun 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:13AM

More than 400 volunteers piled into the President's Hall at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds Friday morning to gear up for the 15th annual United Way Day of Caring. They ate breakfast, received sack lunches and T-shirts and were assigned project sites. "We had a great setup," United Way of Kitsap County Director of Resources Patricia Hennessy said. "It's organized chaos." Harrison Medical Center donated about 600 sack lunches while Costco helped serve breakfast, Hennessy said. The extra sack lunches were sent to the Salvation Army. Sponsored by local business including Harrison and Costco, KPS Health Plans and others, Day of Caring attracts volunteers from all over Kitsap County to clean up the community.

Kitsap Transit green-lights passenger-only ferry plan

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:13AM

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  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:13AM

Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor now houses more than just submarines.

Jenkins appointed pro tem superintendent

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:13AM

The Bremerton school board handed the district’s reigns to assistant superintendent Linda Jenkins Tuesday, appointing her pro tem superintendent by unanimous decision, 5-0.

Community volunteers show their ‘caring’ side

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:13AM

More than 400 volunteers piled into the President’s Hall at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds June 20 to gear up for the 15th annual United Way Day of Caring.

Kitsap Transit green-lights passenger-only ferry plan

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:12AM

A $4.2 million federal grant and about $880,000 in tax credit will help Kitsap Transit acquire two passenger-only ferries and make improvements on related facilities in Bremerton and Port Orchard.

Motorcycle officer injured in collision

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:12AM

Although the investigation into a Wednesday afternoon traffic accident involving two motorists and a Bremerton Police Department (BPD) motorcycle patrolman continued Thursday afternoon, at least one fact was already clear.

POLICE LOG Difficult felon

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:12AM

A sheriff’s deputy responded to a call in the 6800 block of Old Military Road NE in East Bremerton at 6:30 p.m. June 22 for reports of shots fired from a home. The deputy arrived and two houses in the area were not marked, so she asked women sitting on the front porch of one home what the house numbers were. One of the women stood up and said, “You’re here for me. We fired three shots off the deck.”

Four arrested after East Bremerton drive-by shooting

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:12AM

Four young male adults are presently in Kitsap County Jail for their involvement in a drive-by shooting early Tuesday morning.

Local food banks bracing for a busy summer season

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:12AM

With area schools out for the summer, students who enjoyed breakfast and lunch in the cafeteria are now faced with tough food choices of their own.

Celebrate safely this Fourth of July

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:12AM

The Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with county fire agencies, urges people to celebrate safely this Fourth of July.

EDUCATION BRIEFS WASL registration underway

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:12AM

Current ninth-grade students are now eligible to participate in the August 2008 WASL.

Driver wedges truck under carport

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:12AM

The driver of a Peninsula AllShred delivery truck tried unsuccessfully to drive under a covered carport at the Arc bingo hall Thursday afternoon.

Local troop to visit birthplace of Girl Scouts

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:12AM

Come late Tuesday night, nine girls will be on their way to a part of the country they’ve never before visited.

Three local stores sell winning Lottery Raffle tickets

  • Jun 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:12AM

Seattle woman loses leg in Tracyton boating accident

  • Jun 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:12AM

45-year-old remains in serious condition at Harborview Medical Center.

West Sound Fire & Rescue committee voices concern about progress

  • Jul 5, 2008 at 12:00AM

The various West Sound Fire & Rescue (WSFR) committees are starting to feel the time crunch of the planning process.

Bremerton tunnel project moves forward

  • Jul 5, 2008 at 12:00AM

The digging in Bremerton’s version of the “Big Dig” or the Bremerton tunnel project was completed Monday afternoon and is another good sign for the much discussed project, which began construction July of last year.

FYI

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

Stacy Nold selected as Thunderbird Pro Rodeo queen

Camp Invention

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

Children will explore Mars and renovate an art museum’s sculpture garden at Sylvan Way Christian School this summer.

CALENDAR

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

AHOY MATEY: Third Annual Navigator Yacht Rendezvous; today, Sat., June 28 and tomorrow, Sun., June 29; Port of Bremerton Marina; Info: whoco01@yahoo.com or www.navyachtowners.net.

James G. Herdman Sr., 91

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

James G. Herdman Sr. died June 25 in Port Orchard. The Bremerton resident was 91.

Pete Ross loved Silverdale Pee Wees

  • Jun 21, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Jun 26, 2008 at 10:16AM

Cornelius “Pete” Ross Jr. died on June 10, 2008. The Silverdale resident was 75.

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