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U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell visits Bremerton

The three-term senator talks education, health care and the upcoming midterm elections in an interview with the Kitsap News Group.

Police: Brothers ran pill manufacturing operation out of Bremerton apartment

A witness called one brother a “chemical genius,” prosecutors say.

Mixed reaction at first meeting on plastic bag ban

The city of Bremerton held an open forum on Tuesday to discuss a proposed ban on single-use plastic shopping bags that officials say would go… Continue reading

Bremerton makes deal with school support staff, quelling threat of work stoppage

A tentative agreement was reached on Wednesday.

Witness: “Jealous reaction” may have led to Alaska killing

John Stapleton was arrested in the alleged murder of a 61-year-old Bremerton man in a small fishing village.

Kitsap Humane Society breaks ground on new shelter

The animal welfare nonprofit is in the midst of a $7.4 million fundraising campaign.

U.S. Senate candidate Hutchison hosts town hall in Bremerton

Behind in the polls against the incumbent Cantwell, she expressed support for President Trump, saying he has “kept his promises.”

Fire damages home on Duryea Road in Bremerton

It started with “combustibles too close to the chimney,” an assistant fire marshal said.

Democrats challenge Republican incumbents in 35th District House seats

Candidates sparred on income tax, gun control, health care at League of Women Voters forum.

Senate hopefuls vie for 35th Legislative District

Veteran politician Tim Sheldon faces a progressive challenge in Irene Bowling.

Bremerton quashes pocket park idea

The proposal “does not have sufficient support at this time,” Mayor Greg Wheeler said.

County divvies up $4.1 million in funding to mental health and drug treatment programs

Revenue comes from 2013’s “1/10th of one percent” sales tax.

A rendering of a proposed “pocket park” to be built in front of the refurbished Burwell Tunnel entrance in Bremerton. The city is currently seeking public input on the plan. (City of Bremerton)

Opposition raised to Bremerton’s pocket park idea

“It’s not just a happy little park,” business owner Laura Kneib said. “It’s another blockage that makes it more difficult to get around.”

A rendering of a proposed “pocket park” to be built in front of the refurbished Burwell Tunnel entrance in Bremerton. The city is currently seeking public input on the plan. (City of Bremerton)

Bremerton School District staff threatens walkout

“Our members are getting a little riled up,” union spokesperson Ed Angelbeck said.

After eluding police on several occasions, man charged with 8 felonies

Search for man had previously caused schools to go into lockdown.

NRA rallies opposition to gun initiative in Kitsap

“We’ve got to get out in droves,” organizer Ben Carpenter said.

Veterans, dental work, disability benefits and barbecue

“I’m still getting on my feet,” said one formerly homeless veteran.

Bremerton proposes “pocket park” in front of Navy yard tunnel

The city will hold an open meeting on October 9 to discuss the project.

Central Kitsap Fire seeks tax increase

“We can’t continue to do what we’re doing at the level that we’re doing it without some replacement” for an expiring levy, chief Scott Weninger said.

Police officer coaxes man off bridge

The 21-year-old was “not sure what came over him,” the police report states.