Michelle Beahm

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Do you celebrate Valentine's Day?… Continue reading

Backpack pushback: School administrators say there are valid reasons for rule

South Kitsap School District officials added rule for safety reasons — and to teach new skills.

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Do you get flu shots every year?… Continue reading

<em>Former Bremerton High School football coach Joe Kennedy kneels on the 50-yard line of a football field in prayer.</em>
                                Photo courtesy Liberty Institute
<em>Former Bremerton High School football coach Joe Kennedy kneels on the 50-yard line of a football field in prayer.</em>
                                Photo courtesy Liberty Institute
Kitsap County Sheriff’s Undersheriff John Gese presents Bill and Susie Slankard with a KCSO Commendation award. (Michelle Beahm | Kitsap Daily News)

Gavin Buchanan Memorial Foundation donates funds to local K9 units

Funds raised in a street fair in September; will be shared by Bremerton Police, Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office

Kitsap County Sheriff’s Undersheriff John Gese presents Bill and Susie Slankard with a KCSO Commendation award. (Michelle Beahm | Kitsap Daily News)

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Are the movie adaptations ever as good as the books?… Continue reading

Kitsap Humane Society had a record-breaking year in 2017, helping more than 7,000 animals find their forever homes. (Courtesy photo)
Kitsap Humane Society had a record-breaking year in 2017, helping more than 7,000 animals find their forever homes. (Courtesy photo)

Fathoms O’ Fun pageant kicks off with Royal Tea to debut contestants Jan. 28

PORT ORCHARD — Eleven contestants will be competing for the right to be Port Orchard royalty this year in the Fathoms O’ Fun pageant. Five… Continue reading

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If you had the opportunity to travel in space, would you?… Continue reading

Rhonda and Angel Koh took over Play Kitsap and transformed it into Ahoy Kitsap Playland in 2016.
                                (Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group file photo)

Ahoy Kitsap provides fun for children with special needs

BREMERTON — Rhonda Koh, owner of Ahoy Kitsap Playland, said it’s important everyone have access to the fun that can be had in the playland.… Continue reading

Rhonda and Angel Koh took over Play Kitsap and transformed it into Ahoy Kitsap Playland in 2016.
                                (Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group file photo)

Bremerton’s interim police chief finds new role ‘exhilarating’

Not one to sit in the office, Burchett makes a point to be among the people he’s leading

<em>From left, Lexi Higgins, Navi Dhesi, Ryan Sandoval and Sam Hair are partnered together in an effort to earn a provisional patent for their invention.	</em>Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group

The big idea: OC program guides engineering students from concept to patent

10 patents have been awarded to Capstone Design students since the program’s inception in 2012

<em>From left, Lexi Higgins, Navi Dhesi, Ryan Sandoval and Sam Hair are partnered together in an effort to earn a provisional patent for their invention.	</em>Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group

Point in Time count a ‘snapshot’ of homelessness in Kitsap

Kitsap County will be counting the number of unsheltered homeless Jan. 23-26.

South Kitsap firefighters honored for saving boy’s life

Mom: ‘I am so thankful for all of you’

MeToo event Jan. 31 in Bremerton

To support, and increase awareness

Simply Socks: Drive aims to collect more than 30,000 pairs for homeless

BREMERTON — Ten years ago, Kitsap Mental Health reached out to Kiwanis clubs in Kitsap County and asked them to buy socks to donate to… Continue reading

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Do you regularly check your smoke alarms?… Continue reading

Tony Hillman, 39, is the newest Bremerton City Council member. (Courtesy photo)

Hillman appointed District 4 Bremerton City Council member

BREMERTON — Tony Hillman, controller for Habitat for Humanity, was appointed Jan. 10 to complete the City Council term of Greg Wheeler, who became mayor… Continue reading

Tony Hillman, 39, is the newest Bremerton City Council member. (Courtesy photo)
Greg Wheeler began his term as Bremerton mayor Jan. 1.
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Mayor Wheeler’s first days in office

‘The top priority is to get the police chief hired’

Greg Wheeler began his term as Bremerton mayor Jan. 1.
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