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Town hall meeting more love fest than protest

Town hall meeting more love fest than protest

BREMERTON — Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Bremerton, held a mid-week town hall meeting Feb. 22 at the Admiral Theatre in downtown Bremerton. As recent congressional town… Continue reading

Town hall meeting more love fest than protest
A Moment in Time: 11:45 a.m. Feb. 16, 2017

A Moment in Time: 11:45 a.m. Feb. 16, 2017

Puget Sound Navy Museum parkway

A Moment in Time: 11:45 a.m. Feb. 16, 2017
Stand in protects the port

Stand in protects the port

Barge Kuskokwim Trader serves as a temporary breakwater at Bremerton until USS Turner Joy returns

Stand in protects the port
Cause of fatal Port Orchard fire still under investigation

Cause of fatal Port Orchard fire still under investigation

PORT ORCHARD — A residential home fire on Horizon Lane in Port Orchard Feb. 7 killed 76-year-old Joann Parham, said Kitsap County Sheriff Detective Lt.… Continue reading

Cause of fatal Port Orchard fire still under investigation
Winter Rendezvous ‘a spring break for adults’

Winter Rendezvous ‘a spring break for adults’

“May the IVth be with you”

Winter Rendezvous ‘a spring break for adults’
Blue Water Inn owners: ‘I guess we’re homeless, too’

Blue Water Inn owners: ‘I guess we’re homeless, too’

Only affordable housing for non-seniors in Kingston went up in smoke Feb. 8

Blue Water Inn owners: ‘I guess we’re homeless, too’
Cause of fatal Port Orchard fire still under investigation

Cause of fatal Port Orchard fire still under investigation

PORT ORCHARD — A residential home fire on Horizon Lane in Port Orchard on Feb. 7 killed 76-year-old Joann Parham, said Kitsap County Sheriff Detective… Continue reading

Cause of fatal Port Orchard fire still under investigation
Disputed trees in downtown Bremerton came down on Valentine’s Day

Disputed trees in downtown Bremerton came down on Valentine’s Day

BREMERTON — It was not a happy Valentine’s Day for some Bremerton tree lovers. On Feb. 14, city crews took down five trees along Fourth… Continue reading

Disputed trees in downtown Bremerton came down on Valentine’s Day

Port of Kingston will pay $164,000 for public records violations

KINGSTON — The Port of Kingston was ordered Feb. 10 to pay $75,000 to Beth Brewster and $89,000 in attorney’s fees for failing to respond… Continue reading

Little Anderson Parkway seawall undergoing repairs

Little Anderson Parkway seawall undergoing repairs

POULSBO — When most people walk along the Little Anderson Parkway waterfront between the SEA Discovery Center and the Brass Kraken, they may not give… Continue reading

Little Anderson Parkway seawall undergoing repairs
High water and ice on Brownsville Highway factors in crashes

High water and ice on Brownsville Highway factors in crashes

Above: Tow truck driver Mark Moore prepares to haul out the second vehicle that went over the embankment on Brownsville Highway early Saturday morning due… Continue reading

High water and ice on Brownsville Highway factors in crashes
Blue Water Inn owners ponder their future after fire

Blue Water Inn owners ponder their future after fire

KINGSTON — It’s 10 a.m. Feb. 10 and on this rain- and wind-lashed morning, Sheila and Harvey Powar, owners of the Blue Water Inn, are… Continue reading

Blue Water Inn owners ponder their future after fire
Authorities say fatal fire in Port Orchard not connected to Seabeck house fire and murders

Authorities say fatal fire in Port Orchard not connected to Seabeck house fire and murders

This story has been updated. One person died and three were injured in a residential home fire in Port Orchard on the evening of Feb.… Continue reading

Authorities say fatal fire in Port Orchard not connected to Seabeck house fire and murders
Arts & hearts

Arts & hearts

This Valentine’s Day you can buy a heartful of art, read it, or make it yourself

Arts & hearts
Punch is a character for our times

Punch is a character for our times

BREMERTON — By one name or another, the character Punch of “Punch and Judy” fame can be found in almost every country in the world,… Continue reading

Punch is a character for our times
Turner Joy heads to drydock; hull work expected to cost $800,000

Turner Joy heads to drydock; hull work expected to cost $800,000

BREMERTON — A tug eased the USS Turner Joy (DD951) from its dock at the Bremerton Marina Feb. 2. The museum ship’s destination: Lake Union… Continue reading

Turner Joy heads to drydock; hull work expected to cost $800,000
The Winter Rendezvous features a variety of events, including a Gloggfest Competition, Poker Run, Scavenger Hunt, bonfire and a special artwalk. Photo: The Boat Guy/Courtesy

Storm Troopers vs. Vikings: May the Fourth be with you

Fourth annual Poulsbo Winter Rendezvous features ‘Star Wars’ theme

The Winter Rendezvous features a variety of events, including a Gloggfest Competition, Poker Run, Scavenger Hunt, bonfire and a special artwalk. Photo: The Boat Guy/Courtesy
Relatives of murdered family ask for privacy

Relatives of murdered family ask for privacy

Family names Gracepoint pastor as their spokesperson

Relatives of murdered family ask for privacy
From left, John D. Careaga, 43; Johnathon F. Higgins, 16; Christale Lynn Careaga, 37; and Hunter E. Schaap, 16. Courtesy Jacob Careaga

Sheriff’s Department seeking video of roads in area of killings

The Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office is expanding its network in the search for the suspect or suspects in the murder of John D. Careaga, 43; Christale Lynn Careaga, 37; Johnathon F. Higgins, 16; and Hunter E. Schaap, 16.

From left, John D. Careaga, 43; Johnathon F. Higgins, 16; Christale Lynn Careaga, 37; and Hunter E. Schaap, 16. Courtesy Jacob Careaga

Body in truck identified as John Careaga

SEABECK — The body found in a burned Ford 150 pickup on Jan. 29 has been identified as John D. Careaga, 43. The Kitsap County… Continue reading