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As winter nears, Salvation Army braces for increasing need

As winter nears, Salvation Army braces for increasing need

The emergency winter shelter in Bremerton has seen attendance grow steadily over the last four years.

As winter nears, Salvation Army braces for increasing need
VIDEO | Trash fire burns behind strip mall on Silverdale Way

VIDEO | Trash fire burns behind strip mall on Silverdale Way

Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue responded Friday morning.

VIDEO | Trash fire burns behind strip mall on Silverdale Way
Man sentenced to 10 years in prison following attempted car jacking in Bremerton

Man sentenced to 10 years in prison following attempted car jacking in Bremerton

Da’Shawn Jackson pleaded guilty to robbery and kidnapping after trying to steal a truck on March 7. Police said a two-year-old was inside.

Man sentenced to 10 years in prison following attempted car jacking in Bremerton
74 votes separate District 26 candidates; recount likely

74 votes separate District 26 candidates; recount likely

First-time candidate Emily Randall and businessman Marty McClendon are separated by fewer than 100 votes as of Wednesday.

74 votes separate District 26 candidates; recount likely
Kitsap firefighters end 24-hour shift, will stay in California for weeks

Kitsap firefighters end 24-hour shift, will stay in California for weeks

“They finished this morning,” spokesperson Michele Laboda said. “Now they’re resting.”

Kitsap firefighters end 24-hour shift, will stay in California for weeks

Poulsbo piggies make the morning commute

Runaway hogs spotted on Stottlemeyer Road, reunited with owners.

Daugs out as Habitat for Humanity director

Daugs out as Habitat for Humanity director

Daryl Daugs, the husband of Bremerton city councilor Leslie Daugs, led the local housing nonprofit for six years.

Daugs out as Habitat for Humanity director
Firefighters descend on city hall in support of ousted chief

Firefighters descend on city hall in support of ousted chief

David Schmitt was fired without cause by Mayor Wheeler on October 24.

Firefighters descend on city hall in support of ousted chief
UPDATE | Boyfriend charged with manslaughter in accidental death

UPDATE | Boyfriend charged with manslaughter in accidental death

Police say 22-year-old Joseph A. Armas was unloading a hunting rifle when it went off.

UPDATE | Boyfriend charged with manslaughter in accidental death
Incumbents take leads in District 35

Incumbents take leads in District 35

Republicans, centrist Democrat appear to hold off progressive challengers with vote counting to resume Wednesday.

Incumbents take leads in District 35
Boat fire injures one in Seabeck

Boat fire injures one in Seabeck

Vessel owner transported to Harrison Medical Center with injuries.

Boat fire injures one in Seabeck
Was your ballot envelope already sealed? You’re not alone

Was your ballot envelope already sealed? You’re not alone

Dozens report obstacle to submitting ballots.

Was your ballot envelope already sealed? You’re not alone

Washington police launch rape kit tracking site

State likely has backlog of 10,000 untested kits.

UPDATE | Alleged bank robber makes off with cash from KeyBank

UPDATE | Alleged bank robber makes off with cash from KeyBank

Police were still searching for the suspect on Wednesday.

UPDATE | Alleged bank robber makes off with cash from KeyBank
After audit, Housing Kitsap makes cutbacks

After audit, Housing Kitsap makes cutbacks

Major layoffs reported at the affordable housing agency.

After audit, Housing Kitsap makes cutbacks
Kitsap lends support to Jewish community after Pittsburgh shooting

Kitsap lends support to Jewish community after Pittsburgh shooting

Notes, flowers left for Bainbridge Island synagogue

Kitsap lends support to Jewish community after Pittsburgh shooting
Bremerton terminates fire chief without explanation

Bremerton terminates fire chief without explanation

David Schmitt was hired by the city last year.

Bremerton terminates fire chief without explanation
U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell visits Bremerton

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.

U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell visits Bremerton
Police: Brothers ran pill manufacturing operation out of Bremerton apartment

Police: Brothers ran pill manufacturing operation out of Bremerton apartment

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

Police: Brothers ran pill manufacturing operation out of Bremerton apartment
Mixed reaction at first meeting on plastic bag ban

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

Mixed reaction at first meeting on plastic bag ban