Michelle Beahm

Sheriff’s spokesman Deputy Scott Wilson updates reporters late Oct. 31 about the death of a 9-year-old boy in Bremerton. The boy’s mother is charged with second-degree murder. (Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office / File photo)

Bremerton woman claims insanity in killing of son, 9

Doctors say Amber Lynn James suffered delusions; lawyer enters not guilty by reason of insanity plea

 

Powerboaters race at the 2016 Armed Forces Day Regatta on Kitsap Lake.
                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group file photo

Kitsap Lake closed May 19-20 for regatta

BREMERTON — Kitsap Lake will be off-limited from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on May 19-20 to allow for the running of the 2018 Armed… Continue reading

 

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Have/will you ever write letters to the editor?… Continue reading

More than 100 people ran in the 2017 Heart for Homeless 5K.
                                Kitsap Rescue Mission photo

Have a Heart for Homeless veterans

Kitsap Rescue Mission and Left Right Straight partner to benefit homeless veterans

More than 100 people ran in the 2017 Heart for Homeless 5K.
                                Kitsap Rescue Mission photo
<em>Gary Simpson is running for re-election as Kitsap County sheriff in the 2018 election.</em>			 KCSO photo

Sheriff announces bid for re-election

KITSAP COUNTY — Kitsap County Sheriff Gary Simpson, who was first elected sheriff in 2014, announced his bid May 2 for re-election to the seat… Continue reading

<em>Gary Simpson is running for re-election as Kitsap County sheriff in the 2018 election.</em>			 KCSO photo

Beahm Me Up | Let’s talk about spoilers

The topic of discussion is that which shouldn’t be discussed: Spoilers.

B.Y.O.D. to CKSD in 2018-19 school year

CENTRAL KITSAP — Starting in the fall, high school students in the Central Kitsap School District will be able to bring their own electronic devices… Continue reading

KCSO involved in no-injury collision

One KCSO vehicle rear-ended another in pursuit of an uninvolved vehicle.

<em>Angela Davis, a civil rights activist, spoke at OC’s inaugural event for its Presidential Equity and Excellence series January 2017, helmed by then-OC President David Mitchell and Equity and Inclusion Vice President Cheryl Nuñez.</em>			 Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

OC series advances conversation about campus diversity | Update

Update: Next discussion will be held 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. May 24 at Olympic College, with Ray Garrido.

<em>Angela Davis, a civil rights activist, spoke at OC’s inaugural event for its Presidential Equity and Excellence series January 2017, helmed by then-OC President David Mitchell and Equity and Inclusion Vice President Cheryl Nuñez.</em>			 Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Suicide attempt survivor, author is keynote speaker at fundraiser

BREMERTON — Kitsap Mental Health Services will play host to filmmaker Kevin Hines, who is also an author and suicide attempt survivor, at a May… Continue reading

<em>A portion of the boundary between the Bremerton Water Utility District and the Silverdale Water District. The red box is where SWD is taking over service. The green box is uncontested, overlapping areas of service for both districts.</em>
                                City of Bremerton courtesy graphic

Silverdale Water takes over service in small boundary area of Bremerton

BREMERTON — The boundary between the Bremerton Water Utility District and the Silverdale Water District has shifted a bit in the Barker Creek area following… Continue reading

<em>A portion of the boundary between the Bremerton Water Utility District and the Silverdale Water District. The red box is where SWD is taking over service. The green box is uncontested, overlapping areas of service for both districts.</em>
                                City of Bremerton courtesy graphic

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Do you think the negotiations between North and South Korea will be successful?… Continue reading

<em>Concept art of the recommended upgrades to the Warren Avenue Playfield.</em>				 City of Bremerton

Input sought for Warren Avenue Playfield upgrades

The park was identified as a high priority for updating in a six-year capital facilities plan.

<em>Concept art of the recommended upgrades to the Warren Avenue Playfield.</em>				 City of Bremerton

Large donation jump-starts Kidzz Helping Kidzz toy goal

Local group aims to donate 5,000 toys to children in area hospitals over the holidays.

Simple Roots Soap has simple beginnings

Hand-made soap made locally with natural ingredients has benefits for skin

KEDA plan aims to improve business community

BREMERTON — The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance passed its 2018 action plan at its regular meeting March 30. KEDA is an organization that promotes economic… Continue reading

The color guard from the Intermediate Maintenance Facility in Bangor displays the colors while Niki Saulsberry sings the national anthem at the groundbreaking ceremony April 2.
                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Construction underway for a new VA clinic in Silverdale

It’s been a long time coming, but the ceremonial groundbreaking has finally took place April 2.

The color guard from the Intermediate Maintenance Facility in Bangor displays the colors while Niki Saulsberry sings the national anthem at the groundbreaking ceremony April 2.
                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
<em>Monica Blackwood, Steve Politakis and Patty Lent hug at the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance meeting March 30 after Blackwood and Politakis granted Lent a lifetime achievement award.</em>		 Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Former Bremerton Mayor Patty Lent receives lifetime achievement award

BREMERTON — At the March 30 Kitsap Economic Development Alliance meeting, former Bremerton Mayor Patty Lent was in the spotlight once more as the organization… Continue reading

<em>Monica Blackwood, Steve Politakis and Patty Lent hug at the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance meeting March 30 after Blackwood and Politakis granted Lent a lifetime achievement award.</em>		 Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

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Have you attended any groundbreaking ceremonies?… Continue reading