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Remember those who gave their all for our nation

  • May 26, 2016 at 4:00PM

This Memorial Day, honor guards will snap to attention as flags ripple in the breeze. Amid the green lawns and bright flowers of cemeteries throughout the state, lone buglers and mournful pipers will evoke a heartfelt tear.

 

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Abandon the phrase ‘all-volunteer military’ | Sarah Smiley

  • May 27, 2016 at 8:00AM

For most things, the military moves at a glacial pace. As recently as the 1970s, there was still a section on an officer’s fitness report reserved for evaluating how supportive his wife was. Did she host enough parties? Attend all the coffees?

Officers replace broken iris plant that was stepped on | My Turn

  • May 21, 2016 at 11:00AM

While surrounding the house, Sgt. Randy Plumb inadvertently stepped on a very nice neighbor’s iris plant and broke it.

A celebration of our Armed Forces

  • May 20, 2016 at 12:00PM

Our lives are so intertwined that “Kitsap” and the “Armed Forces” are synonymous. And we are proud of our history together. As defense continues to evolve to meet future challenges, Kitsap will be a part of that evolution.

Finding the solutions among ourselves | Everything Bremerton

  • May 20, 2016 at 8:00AM updated at 10:02AM

On Sept. 23, 2013, a Kitsap County ordinance was adopted to establish the Mental Health, Chemical Dependency and Therapeutic Court Citizens Advisory Committee. A 1/10th of 1 percent increase in county sales tax was approved as the dedicated funding source. Funding would be distributed through a grant process that met the criteria established and outlined through the Request for Proposal (RFP).

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