‘We stopped counting:’ Former captain of Kingston’s newest ferry recalls evacuating thousands on 9/11

Kingston’s newest ferry, the Finest, no doubt had its finest hour on September 11, 2001, when it carried 4,000 frightened,… Continue reading

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Gattenby chosen by SKSD board to fill District 1 vacancy

New appointee is a 22-year Navy veteran

Bremerton Police Chief James Burchett was formally sworn-in to his job on Aug. 15. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Bremerton’s new police chief wants department to engage with community more

BREMERTON — The city council chambers were unusually full on Wednesday night. A packed house saw Police Chief James Burchett… Continue reading

County puts ban on all outdoor fires

Ban goes into effect Friday.

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Project BeautyBeast opens difficult conversations

BREMERTON — Bullying is not a new development in schools and for students. Students have fallen into depression, inflicted self-harm… Continue reading

Jacob Gray

UPDATE | Remains confirmed as hiker missing since 2017 in Olympic National Park

OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK — The remains of Jacob Gray have been found, providing answers for family members for the first… Continue reading

Paving a new way on Tremont

Asphalt is now being laid on a new Tremont roundabout.


Senior quarterback Andrew Blackmore is one of a number of seniors North Kitsap will count on this year. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

10 questions about fall sports in Kitsap

The summer doldrums are finally gone; those endless sunny days will soon be replaced by overcast and drizzle. It’s finally Continue reading...


Domestic violence IS preventable: July 21’s Refuse To Abuse 5k is a unique run/walk through every level of Safeco Field, from the players’ tunnel to the final lap around the field.

LifeWire provides a lifeline for woman fleeing abuse

Refuse to Abuse 5K at Safeco Field raises funds and awareness to fight domestic violence


Top Komen Race for the Cure fundraisers Heidi May, left, and Laura Mendoza. Mendoza was the No. 1 overall fundraiser for 2017 and May was the No. 1 survivor fundraiser. Photo by Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures

‘Pink Sisterhood’ unites to Race for the Cure

Walk, run, volunteer or donate to create life-saving change in the fight against breast cancer


Don Brunell

Bellevue company patent infringement win gives small inventors hope

In America, when people invent things, they expect their trade secrets to be protected by federal law when their government Continue reading...

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Scuttlebutt | Rate increases could be coming to the port

On most weekends (and many weekdays), Liberty Bay and the Poulsbo Marina are home to anchored and docked visitors from Continue reading...

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