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Home Depot volunteers helps Kitsap Rescue Mission help veterans

Home Depot volunteers helps Kitsap Rescue Mission help veterans

BREMERTON — A horde of orange T-shirts and aprons descended on the Kitsap Rescue Mission on Nov. 10, and there were smiles to go around.… Continue reading

Home Depot volunteers helps Kitsap Rescue Mission help veterans

Port of Poulsbo expansion failing; fast-ferries proposal leading

POULSBO — The proposal to enlarge the Poulsbo Port District’s boundaries to match those of the City of Poulsbo was losing by a vote of… Continue reading

From left, Kitsap County Sheriff’s deputies Andrew Aman and Greg Rice subdued an armed burglary suspect who had been hiding in a dark building, Dec. 26, 2015. No shots were fired. (Kitsap County Sheriff’s Department / Courtesy)

When officers choose not to shoot

More often than not, officers find ways to de-escalate potentially lethal situations

From left, Kitsap County Sheriff’s deputies Andrew Aman and Greg Rice subdued an armed burglary suspect who had been hiding in a dark building, Dec. 26, 2015. No shots were fired. (Kitsap County Sheriff’s Department / Courtesy)
A field of flags for Veterans Day at Ivy Green Cemetery

A field of flags for Veterans Day at Ivy Green Cemetery

BREMERTON — On Nov. 5-6, over 100 volunteers participated in the cleanup and identifcation of the gravesites for more than 560 veterans in Ivy Green… Continue reading

A field of flags for Veterans Day at Ivy Green Cemetery
Remembering Kitsap’s Greatest Generation

Remembering Kitsap’s Greatest Generation

Drawing on personal memories, official records, local histories, photos and cartoons of the day, and back issues of our Kitsap newspapers from that period, our staff will give you a glimpse of that long-ago war as seen through the eyes of those earlier Kitsap residents.

Remembering Kitsap’s Greatest Generation
Rev. Kenneth Warren Dugan

America loses another Pearl Harbor survivor

Kenneth Warren Dugan joined the U.S. Army in 1941. He served 44 months in the South Pacific during World War II and was a survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor. He was honorably discharged on May 29, 1945.

Rev. Kenneth Warren Dugan
Prelude to war: News from the homefront

Prelude to war: News from the homefront

BUSINESS BOOMS After the terrible years of the Great Depression, business was booming on the Kitsap Peninsula thanks to the Puget Sound Navy Yard and… Continue reading

Prelude to war: News from the homefront

Timeline: Events from May 1938 to October 1941

May 1938: Following Hitler’s invasion of Austria, U.S. Congress passes the Navy Expansion Act, calling for more ships and planes. ••• June 1938: U.S. Congress… Continue reading

A woman was taken to Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton late Nov. 3. (Terryl Asla/Kitsap News Group)

Central Kitsap Fire & Rescue transports woman to Harrison in Bremerton

BROWNSVILLE — A woman on a boat at Brownsville Marina complained of “feeling ill” and being in “physical distress” and was transported by ambulance to… Continue reading

A woman was taken to Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton late Nov. 3. (Terryl Asla/Kitsap News Group)

Port of Poulsbo and city will repair, improve parking lot and seawall

The port will replace the seawall and repair its boat ramp, according to Port Manager Brad Miller. The city will install a bioswale and repave with pervious (in port’s area) and impervious materials (rest of lot up the hill), he said.