Bremerton

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)

Bremerton tries to spark affordable housing development

BREMERTON — A lack of affordable housing has dominated headlines in the Puget Sound region in recent years. Explosive population growth combined with the rising… Continue reading

Kitsap Community Food Co-Op gets new home

BREMERTON — The Kitsap Community Food Co-Op will finally have a home to call its own. After operating for about eight months as a pop-up… Continue reading

Child struck by truck in Manette

The accident took place on E. 11th Street at Perry Avenue; impairment is not believed to be a factor

Two days after father’s death, O’Neil throws no-hitter

BREMERTON — Logan O’Neil has been challenged plenty of times in his life. The strong, competitive, soon-to-be junior at Olympic High has always been able… Continue reading

Council, mayor appear to be in agreement on police chief’s pay

BREMERTON — It appears the Bremerton City Council has agreed on contract terms to formally appoint interim Chief James Burchett to the top job. At… Continue reading

Jon Jump, assistant brewer at Rainy Daze Brewery in Poulsbo checks the tank in preparation for final hopping. Rainy Daze is one of many Kitsap County breweries participating in the Bremerton BrewFest July 20-21. (Terryl Asla/Kitsap News Group)

BrewFest coming to Bremerton

BREMERTON — Calling all craft beer-lovers to the Bremerton boardwalk. The suds will be flowing freely (and responsibly, of course!) next weekend as craft breweries… Continue reading

Jon Jump, assistant brewer at Rainy Daze Brewery in Poulsbo checks the tank in preparation for final hopping. Rainy Daze is one of many Kitsap County breweries participating in the Bremerton BrewFest July 20-21. (Terryl Asla/Kitsap News Group)

Bremerton Police, SWAT respond to domestic violence call

BREMERTON — Bremerton police officers responded to a domestic violence call in the 1400 block of 17th Street around 8 p.m. Sunday. Lieutenant Randy Plumb,… Continue reading

Update | Officers pursue allegedly stolen vehicle across Kitsap County

PORT GAMBLE — A truck allegedly stolen Thursday from Bremerton went for a long ride that when the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office apprehended the suspect… Continue reading

Bremerton Bridge Blast | Photo Gallery

The event, in its second year, once again featured “waterfall” pyrotechnics on the Manette Bridge

Hundreds gather in Bremerton’s Evergreen Park to protest family separations

BREMERTON — About 300 people gathered at Evergreen Park’s 9/11 memorial on Saturday. Their message reverberated throughout the park. “Say it loud, say it clear,… Continue reading

<em>Could a ferry like this become obsolete in the Central Puget Sound? One retired engineer believes it is time to replace them with an undersea tunnel.</em> Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group

A retired civil engineer is pushing a proposal to build Kitsap-Seattle undersea tunnel

BREMERTON — Can you imagine an underwater tunnel that spans the Puget Sound, bringing cars from Kitsap County to Seattle? Could ferries carrying passenger vehicles… Continue reading

<em>Could a ferry like this become obsolete in the Central Puget Sound? One retired engineer believes it is time to replace them with an undersea tunnel.</em> Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group

Teen survives after jumping off Manette Bridge

The victim has a number of broken bones and was transported to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle

Angela Woods appointed Bremerton city clerk

Woods had previously for the city from 2006-2014

The waterfall fireworks are a huge, unique draw to the Bremerton Bridge Blast.
                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Bridge blast fireworks display returns June 30

BREMERTON — The Bremerton Bridge Blast is returning June 30 with a firework show designed to amaze. The inaugural blast was July 1, 2017, and… Continue reading

The waterfall fireworks are a huge, unique draw to the Bremerton Bridge Blast.
                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Class of 2018 graduates 250 students | Photo Gallery

EAST BREMERTON — Olympic High School graduated 250 students Thursday, June 14, in front of a packed house at the Kitsap Sun Pavilion. Class of… Continue reading

Bremerton police officers consult near the scene of an officer-involved shooting Dec. 17.
                                Nick Twietmeyer / Kitsap News Group
Bremerton police officers consult near the scene of an officer-involved shooting Dec. 17.
                                Nick Twietmeyer / Kitsap News Group

Package found at PSNS does not contain explosives; contents still unknown

Kitsap Transit, Washington State Ferries service is resuming.