Mark Krulish

Missing Silverdale woman found

SILVERDALE — A vulnerable adult who was reported missing Aug. 11 was found quickly after the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office posted information about her on… Continue reading

Program has WWU students helping cities complete major projects

POULSBO — A representative from Western Washington University pitched the idea of partnering with the city to complete sustainability projects during the WWU Sustainable Communities… Continue reading

17-year-old arrested in connection with 7 fires

SILVERDALE — The Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a juvenile in connection with a number of fires set within close proximity to one another… Continue reading

UPDATE | Alcohol “does appear to be” a factor in pedestrian vs. vehicle fatality

BREMERTON — One person is dead following a car vs. pedestrian incident early Thursday morning, authorities said. At 1:45 a.m. Thursday, Bremerton police were dispatched… Continue reading

Bremerton seeks input on SR-303

BREMERTON — The city is looking for the public’s input on the future of the State Route 303 corridor. A survey being undertaken by city… Continue reading

Victim of fatal crash in Seabeck identified

SEABECK — The driver involved in a fatal single-vehicle crash on Sunday afternoon has been identified. Authorities have named James David Spring, 51, of Bremerton,… Continue reading

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Manette Bridge to be closed for four days beginning Aug. 20

The bridge will reopen in the afternoon on Aug. 23

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Residents want pump station moved away from Dyes Inlet

SILVERDALE — Pump stations are rarely front page news — that is, until one isn’t working properly — and upgrades and changes proposed by local… Continue reading

UPDATE | Deceased in Illahee fatal crash identified

EAST BREMERTON — Authorities in Kitsap County after investigating a second fatal car crash in less than 24 hours after a Thursday morning solo accident… Continue reading

The front door of the Kitsap Mental Health Center before the ribbon was cut. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kitsap County Crisis Triage Center set to open Aug. 1

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held July 24 with numerous dignitaries in attendance

The front door of the Kitsap Mental Health Center before the ribbon was cut. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

One dead following head-on collision near Wildcat Lake

BREMERTON — A two-car crash Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of NW Holly Road and Lakeview Avenue NW near Wildcat Lake resulted in the death… Continue reading

(Photo courtesy South Kitsap Fire and Rescue)

Rocky Point mobile home fire caused by melted wax, stove

ROCKY POINT — A structure fire on Rocky Point Road fully engulfed and destroyed a mobile home Tuesday morning. The Bremerton Fire Department, with support… Continue reading

(Photo courtesy South Kitsap Fire and Rescue)

Fire heavily damages Poulsbo home

The family and their pets were all able to escape

This blaze on Bear Ridge Drive near Little Boston Road in North Kitsap scorched 1,500 square feet of blackberry bushes and was headed into the trees when NKFR firefighters arrived on the scene on Saturday, July 21. (Photo courtesy Michele Laboda, North Kitsap Fire and Rescue)
This blaze on Bear Ridge Drive near Little Boston Road in North Kitsap scorched 1,500 square feet of blackberry bushes and was headed into the trees when NKFR firefighters arrived on the scene on Saturday, July 21. (Photo courtesy Michele Laboda, North Kitsap Fire and Rescue)

Whaling Days are back in Old Town Silverdale

SILVERDALE — Get ready for three days of fun, fairs and fireworks: Whaling Days is back in Old Town, and it’s always a whale of… Continue reading

Travis Anderson leads off for Kitsap AA against Elma. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kitsap AA ends season with loss to Elma

The team will finish fourth in Area 2 with a 4-6 record

Travis Anderson leads off for Kitsap AA against Elma. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Bremerton Police Chief James Burchett. (KNG File Photo)

James Burchett appointed Bremerton Police Chief

BREMERTON — Bremerton Police Chief James Burchett can finally shed the “interim” tag from his title. By a 6-0 vote Wednesday evening, the Bremerton City… Continue reading

Bremerton Police Chief James Burchett. (KNG File Photo)
From left to right: Kurt Van Ness, Rickey Muttart and Evan Markovich, Bremerton’s three newest firefighters, were sworn in on Wednesday July 18. Markovich and Muttart have been with the department since April and Van Ness was hired in June. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

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New firefighters Kurt Van Ness, Rickey Muttart amd Evan Markovich joined the Bremerton Fire Department earlier this year

From left to right: Kurt Van Ness, Rickey Muttart and Evan Markovich, Bremerton’s three newest firefighters, were sworn in on Wednesday July 18. Markovich and Muttart have been with the department since April and Van Ness was hired in June. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Werner Fire near Gorst ‘just about contained’

BREMERTON — A fire that broke out yesterday in Gorst in the Bremerton watershed is “just about contained,” according to the Department of Natural Resources.… Continue reading

The car, on the lower left-hand side of the picture, was found 30 feet off the shoulder. (Photo courtesy Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office)

Victim of fatal crash was East Bremerton man

BROWNSVILLE — Authorities have identified the victim in a fatal early Monday morning single-vehicle crash that occurred on Brownsville Highway NE. Jonathan Robert Quinn, 30,… Continue reading

The car, on the lower left-hand side of the picture, was found 30 feet off the shoulder. (Photo courtesy Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office)